Owners of Makerbot 3d printers have discovered that adding BlinkM MaxMs their 3d printer is easy to do and gives their bot an extra cool feel. ¬†This excellent¬†mood lighting system by jetty¬†is one of many examples of how to do this. ¬†Other users are using MaxMs to indicate bot build status. ¬†All you need is a BlinkM MaxM and some¬†LED strip, both available in the Makerbot store.
(image from gizmag.com)
If you’re curious about BlinkM MaxMs, here’s some more information.