About oliasmage

Charles Bell conducts research in emerging technologies. He is a member of the Oracle MySQL Development team and is the team lead for the MySQL Utilities team. He lives in a small town in rural Virginia with his loving wife. He received his Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2005. Dr. Bell is an expert in the database field and has extensive knowledge and experience in software development and systems engineering. His research interests include 3D printers, microcontrollers, three-dimensional printing, database systems, software engineering, and sensor networks. He spends his limited free time as a practicing Maker focusing on microcontroller projects and refinement of three-dimensional printers.

Check out my books on 3D printing:


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Tools I Use…

Printers: Rostock MAX

Design Programs: OpenSCAD

3D Design Skill Level



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Prusa i3 1,120 7,237
Quadcopters 92 4,583
Arduino 71 4,343
Raspberry_Pi 54 3,909
OpenSCAD 219 3,291
RepRap 171 2,947
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