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by Raddiver
Mon Jul 04, 2016 6:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: puzzling first layer height issue
Replies: 3
Views: 1220

Re: puzzling first layer height issue

if your moving the bed closer by setting that to 90 And that is the missing piece of the puzzle. I didn't realize that is what was happening. So, if my layer height is set to .2 the 90% would raise the bed by .02? So let's say that my global offset is -.05 (arbitrary number because i cant remember ...
by Raddiver
Sun Jul 03, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: puzzling first layer height issue
Replies: 3
Views: 1220

puzzling first layer height issue

So here is my dilemma, Everything i've been reading here says i should set my first layer height to 100%. But when i do that, there are gaps between the shells and the infill. These go away by later 3 or so. I also have adhesion issues when its set to 100%. Mostly because the infill is not properly ...
by Raddiver
Sun Jul 03, 2016 5:18 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Fusion 360 - Cut curved cylinder at angle
Replies: 6
Views: 3233

Re: Fusion 360 - Cut curved cylinder at angle

Someone who is better at design than me im sure will give a better answer, but the way i would tackle this, Extrude the plane you have at 20 degrees and then subract it from the original. Example video here. https://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/fusion-360/learn-explore/caas/screencast/Main/Details...
by Raddiver
Thu Jun 30, 2016 1:57 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: What is the pupose of the MicroSD card?
Replies: 11
Views: 5077

Re: What is the pupose of the MicroSD card?

Some will tell you differently. If you have to print the same thing over and over again i can definitely see the benefits. I've also seen people lose jobs mid print because something happened with the PC/MAC or the cable. Brown-outs on a desktop will also cause issues. If your M2 is on a UPS, and pr...
by Raddiver
Thu Jun 30, 2016 1:26 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: What is the pupose of the MicroSD card?
Replies: 11
Views: 5077

Re: What is the pupose of the MicroSD card?

It is indeed.
You would save the Gcode to the SD card, drop the sd card back in the M2, and tell whatever you are using to control the printer (s3d, octoprint, etc) to print the gcode from the sd card attached to the M2.
by Raddiver
Thu Jun 30, 2016 1:22 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: nema17 dampers
Replies: 160
Views: 83084

Re: nema17 dampers

Ohhh Emmmm Geeeee.
The difference is astounding!
Judging by how people were talking i knew there would be a difference, but wow. What a difference. Well worth the money.
Thanks Insta!
by Raddiver
Sat Jun 25, 2016 3:35 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: E3D ships upgraded bits
Replies: 4
Views: 1714

Re: E3D ships upgraded bits

Thanks
by Raddiver
Sat Jun 25, 2016 3:10 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: E3D ships upgraded bits
Replies: 4
Views: 1714

Re: E3D ships upgraded bits

So how much of a pain would it be to try and get the firmware working with one of the 3 in 1 out e3d ends?
by Raddiver
Wed Jun 22, 2016 4:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just saying Thanks
Replies: 2
Views: 966

Just saying Thanks

You guys are a wealth of knowledge, and i learn something every day here.

So thanks for that.
by Raddiver
Sat Jun 18, 2016 9:26 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: Clear ABS issues
Replies: 3
Views: 2701

Re: Clear ABS issues

Thanks Jim.
Ill guess ill go do some more tweaking with this clear.