Archive for the '3D printed ENIGMA machine' Category

Enigma progress update.

July 15th, 2017

Right, an update and another badly made film! I am at the point now where the basic mechanism of my Enigma machine is proved to work. I don’t have a keyboard yet but the mechanism the keys operate on, the pawls and rotors and so on, are all working mechanically. I won’t do the electrical […]

More Enigma progress.

June 11th, 2017

Sorry it’s a very badly composed film. It’s a bit tricky getting the angle right! Am slowly making progress on the machine. It’s a slow process because I need to design, print, test then often redesign and re-print the parts. But I am getting there. I need to thank Paul Zetzmann who is undertaking his […]

A 3D printed Enigma machine.

May 16th, 2017

This post is a little late as I have already made a film about this project but it’s fairly early days so far. Basically I am trying to 3d print a working Enigma machine using the 3D printer I built. The film explaining it is here but I will add more details here now. I […]