Preparing touchscreen UI and SD card.
We finally fixed CAD and PCB of qNinjaLite series for qLAMP. You can choose number of tubes (1×8 or 2×8) and material of enclosure (3dprint or wood). Parts price of 2×8 is $30 higher than 1×8. If you can use laser cutter and prepare wood board with 2.5mm thickness, cutting wood would be faster than … Read more
qNinja will follow soon!
Serverless backend is ready for all users to monitor and download complete data remotely in real time. Online settings allows you to get notified important events by Slack or API.
Last month, I was invited to talk at an event of laboratory automation driven by academics and big pharma in Japan. So many positive feedbacks motivated me to make qNinja for liquid handlers like Opentrons and Hamilton. It was first time for me to know that they mainly use specific size of trays in 127.76×85.48mm, … Read more
We have been using Ultimaker2+ for 7 years. No major problem and our kids also love its outputs. Recently I noticed that its way of leveing build plate can be used for leveling lid heater of qNinja. Here is the result. You can adjust lid heater by screwing 2 Double Step Thumb Nuts. They are … Read more
Latest qNinja parts price is $220 (with touchscreen) and $170 (without touchscreen). Refer BOM, GitHub and 3Dmodel for detail. We have set target parts price as $300 in 2020 and successfully achieved that 2 years later.
Latest qNinjaLite parts price is $45 (1×8) and $73 (2×8). Refer BOM, GitHub and 3Dmodel for detail. Micro SD card is newly supported. Same PCB can be used for 1×8 and 2×8. They will be sent for 3rd party evaluations in Japan and UK.
We already had a good result in Feburary but throughout 2022, we have been refining circuits of qNinja and qNinja Lite to make them simpler, easier to be built and more sensitive. Now it’s done! We will push latest designs to GitHub soon and calculate final parts price later. We convince that qNinja Lite 1×8 … Read more