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by kyphur
Thu Feb 18, 2016 4:30 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Z depth calibration
Replies: 8
Views: 2070

Re: Z depth calibration

Yes, thank you for all your help. It is greatly appreciated.
by kyphur
Thu Feb 18, 2016 3:24 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Z depth calibration
Replies: 8
Views: 2070

Re: Z depth calibration

Yeah, after posting that I went through them and got the printer up and working. Did a calibration test and setting up a couple of other things right this second.
by kyphur
Thu Feb 18, 2016 2:17 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Z depth calibration
Replies: 8
Views: 2070

Re: Z depth calibration

Jules wrote: (It's a heck of a lot easier now to set the Z-Stop for the V4 nozzles if you have a gauge - you don't have to mess with the Z-stop bolt any more.)
What do you mean with the V4? Just how less bulky it is? Can you adjust the nozzle height?
by kyphur
Thu Feb 18, 2016 1:57 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Z depth calibration
Replies: 8
Views: 2070

Re: Z depth calibration

Thank you! I'm going to have to go out to the garage and get my feeler gauges now!
by kyphur
Thu Feb 18, 2016 1:07 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Z depth calibration
Replies: 8
Views: 2070

Z depth calibration

I've had my M2 for a while and bought the v4 extruder a while back. My month for my v3b broke and I decided to just go ahead and install the v4. I have and leveled my bed but I think the z depth is off. On my prints the filament isn't sticking to bed but gathering around the tip like a rat's nest. I...
by kyphur
Wed Apr 01, 2015 2:20 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: heater bed tape?
Replies: 18
Views: 4313

Re: heater bed tape?

Ha ha, no. They're missing the speakers, plastic and a bit more compact. Kind of like the American Eagle style.

That's a kickass ammo speaker can though. :)
by kyphur
Wed Apr 01, 2015 2:14 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: heater bed tape?
Replies: 18
Views: 4313

Re: heater bed tape?

That's what I'm trying right now. Just put a light coat of RTV, folded up a paper towel to put over it and then put two 150rd ammo cans on it to press down on it.
by kyphur
Wed Apr 01, 2015 2:07 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: heater bed tape?
Replies: 18
Views: 4313

Re: heater bed tape?

Well, maybe that's why it doesn't have anymore tack? When I peeled mine off it had red RTV silicon all under it and around the edges. Maybe that was what they used to tack it on with and there wasn't any adhesive?
by kyphur
Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:59 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: heater bed tape?
Replies: 18
Views: 4313

Re: heater bed tape?

Dang, I didn't catch the width. I just need a two inch by two inch square roughly.
by kyphur
Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:46 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: heater bed tape?
Replies: 18
Views: 4313

Re: heater bed tape?

Yeah, I emailed support a little while ago.

Daaaaang! That tape is 25 bucks for ONE FOOT.