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by sthone
Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: printing bones, bottom knuckle curls up, how to fix?
Replies: 6
Views: 541

Re: printing bones, bottom knuckle curls up, how to fix?

I would probably split the tip off so it prints on a flat area then just print the tip separate and glue them together. You could probably do this right in S3D but dropping the part below the print surface. (z offset) Just import two of the same part and flip one over. You just have to make sure the...
by sthone
Wed Sep 12, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: Expiration Date on Filament?
Replies: 8
Views: 1052

Re: Expiration Date on Filament?

Ninjaflex needs to be dried, is that correct? I did not do that prior to first use.. How bad does is suck up moisture.. PLA like or Nylon like?? I don't think so... its flexible so it's not going to get brittle. I have an off brand of flex (Zen Toolworks) that I've had for 4 years and it still prin...
by sthone
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: Expiration Date on Filament?
Replies: 8
Views: 1052

Re: Expiration Date on Filament?

It all depends on how good the filament is as well as how it was stored. Like you I store my filament in Plastic tubs (my lids have seals) with silica gel packets and I have Makergear filament that came with my printer and is 4+ years old that is still fine. Then I have other cheap stuff that is les...
by sthone
Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introducing Ultra One
Replies: 21
Views: 2479

Re: Introducing Ultra One

jimc wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 5:05 pm
man its been a long time since i have been on the forum
Whoa it's Jim :o .... a blast from the past... we just need Jules to make an appearance and we can get the band back together. :lol:
by sthone
Tue Sep 04, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Software
Topic: Octoprint damaged - how do I re-install?
Replies: 3
Views: 644

Re: Octoprint damaged - how do I re-install?

You can try the Makergear Github page I know there is some Octoprint stuff there but I've never looked at it so I'm not sure if its what you need or not.
by sthone
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mysterious timer at top of website?
Replies: 10
Views: 1097

Re: Mysterious timer at top of website?

Enclosure release maybe? News about the Palette 2 collaboration? Who knows hopefully something really exciting. :D
by sthone
Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mysterious timer at top of website?
Replies: 10
Views: 1097

Re: Mysterious timer at top of website?

rpollack wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:15 pm
What timer?


Ricks not in the loop apparently. :lol:
by sthone
Tue Aug 21, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Can anyone recommend a 3rd party pinion replacement?
Replies: 7
Views: 911

Re: Can anyone recommend a 3rd party pinion replacement?

They are suppose to be on there with a retaining compound so heat sould be need to remove them but I did have one come off on it's own once so ... :roll: I chock that one up to the Chinese manufacturing Ed was talking about though.
by sthone
Tue Aug 21, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Can anyone recommend a 3rd party pinion replacement?
Replies: 7
Views: 911

Re: Can anyone recommend a 3rd party pinion replacement?

Yeah it pretty much ran out of usable surface. I did end up buying a whole new motor already but also bought another pinion too just to use this one as a back up in a pinch if one of my other printers suffers the same fate.
by sthone
Tue Aug 21, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MakerGear Cameos with Palette 2 Launch
Replies: 4
Views: 705

Re: MakerGear Cameos with Palette 2 Launch

Yeah apparently they are working with at least 6 manufactures directly (MG included) so this should be exciting... I pulled the trigger on a Pro today. :shock: