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3D printed Polish Enigma – January 2018 update.

January 23rd, 2018

A quick update. And another film as always. That more or less sums up progress. These are the copper rivets I am using for the flat contacts. They are M2 by 8mm long. The heads are 4mm diameter. They were from AliExpress and a seller called Warm Textile Home.   The cable I am using […]

3D printed Polish Enigma machine plug board wiring.

November 30th, 2017

Someone asked me to explain how I will use the sockets I bought to implement the plugboard on my Polish Enigma double. This film should explain. Sorry it gets blurry from time to time! To understand how my plugs work you have to understand how the wiring of Enigma works. It’s really quite simple although […]

3D printed Polish Enigma November 18th update.

November 18th, 2017

A new film I have made about the plug board is available here now: The plug board was a simple thing to model and print although I did do a small trick with printing in two different filaments to make the letters on the plug board stand out a little more. I explain that in […]

3D printed Polish Enigma November 12th update.

November 12th, 2017

I made another small film. Am slowly getting towards the end. The lamp board is done. I printed a sloping piece that bolts to the front of the lapboard. This is necessary to lift the lamp board up above the top of the keyboard.  On the back of the lamp board are two small tabs […]

3D printed Enigma lamp board.

October 29th, 2017

Just a quick update. I have made the lamp board for the 3D printed Enigma machine and made a film here:

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