This homepage is mainly used to represent myself and the current projects I’m working on.

During many years I got in touch with different opensource projects, which are driven by individuals or companies. My personal interest in every project is to finding solutions to make life easier and more efficient. Time is valuable and something we never can get back, no matter how much money we would like to spend.

Cura development

Currently, I’m spending most of the time on developing plugins for Ultimaker Cura. From time to time it happens that I find issues in the software, which I’m able to correct on my own.

Since Cura’s source code is fully available online, it makes it easy to develop new features or fix issues as mentioned before. On top of that, it offers a software architecture, which allows the development of plugins. Even within Cura itself the functionalities, like saving g-code, etc., is done using plugins, which are shipped by default.

CAD integration plugins

A good example of a solution in saving time during a prototyping process is the development of the seamless integration of CAD- with slicing-software. If you like to know more details and the full story behind this, please take a look at the page “CAD integration in Ultimaker Cura“.

As of today, the following plugins are actively developed: