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by tommy
Sat Jul 12, 2014 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Running Ubuntu
Replies: 11
Views: 10034

Re: Running Ubuntu

Me too. Thanks for the advice everybody! It was extremely helpful! Thanks again.
by tommy
Tue Jul 08, 2014 3:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Running Ubuntu
Replies: 11
Views: 10034

Re: Running Ubuntu

Man thank you so much for helping me! You're exactly what I needed! I'm planning on buying Simpliify3d in a week or so. I probably wouldn't had figured out that you need to run it as a root user for literally full hour. Thanks again. Your a time saver!
by tommy
Tue Jul 08, 2014 12:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Running Ubuntu
Replies: 11
Views: 10034

Re: Running Ubuntu

Wow! You reply so quickly! I'll give pronterface a shot. I'm planning on buying simplify3D in a little bit, but do you know anything that I need to watch out for? Thanks a lot again! :)
by tommy
Tue Jul 08, 2014 12:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Running Ubuntu
Replies: 11
Views: 10034

Re: Running Ubuntu

Thanks so much for replying so quickly! I was actually experimenting around a little, and I opened up the arduino IDE and the printer's fans turned off and back on again just like it does when connecting. Then I found the port on there. I got pretty exited. So I tried the repetier host again but it ...
by tommy
Mon Jul 07, 2014 10:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Running Ubuntu
Replies: 11
Views: 10034

Running Ubuntu

Hey guys, I've had the MakerGear m2 for about half a year now. I've been running windows but recently I swapped to ubuntu linux. I've been looking around on google for a quite while now and I'm just wonder if you guys could help me get the 3d printer working on ubuntu. I heard that I don't need a dr...
by tommy
Fri Jun 20, 2014 4:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Printing With Textures?
Replies: 5
Views: 2739

Re: Printing With Textures?

It's not too much of a problem for me to print with textures. But I'll keep that in mind. And again thank you for helping me.
by tommy
Wed Jun 18, 2014 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Printing With Textures?
Replies: 5
Views: 2739

Re: Printing With Textures?

Thank you for replying so quickly! It was just what I was looking for. I just barely read that .vrml files canuse textures and that shapeways can print from them. Do you have any idea on how I can print from vrml files and if it would work? Thanks.
by tommy
Wed Jun 18, 2014 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Printing With Textures?
Replies: 5
Views: 2739

Printing With Textures?

Hey guys, I've currently been messing around with Blender. Just a while ago I created an object and I clicked the smooth button in the toolbox. It made it nice and smooth but when I exported it into and stl file and opened it up in repetier host to print it, it wasn't smooth! I read online that stl ...
by tommy
Thu May 22, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Sainsmart LCD screen
Replies: 2
Views: 2048

Re: Sainsmart LCD screen

Thanks so much for answering me. But I'm not the man to figure that out. I'll just keep searching online probably. Thanks.
by tommy
Fri May 16, 2014 11:11 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Sainsmart LCD screen
Replies: 2
Views: 2048

Sainsmart LCD screen

Hey guys, I got this a while ago http://www.amazon.com/SainSmart-Control ... 3d+printer and I'm wondering if any of you guys know how I could wire it into the rambo board. Thanks.
It's an M2.