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by woodworker2001
Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Initial Z Height
Replies: 7
Views: 3376

Re: Initial Z Height

I finally found this link. It is a great easy way to reset the initial Z height

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/4et2bvwry3bc ... J5-Ja?dl=0
by woodworker2001
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Print stopping part way thourgh.... PLEASE HELP!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1759

Re: Print stopping part way thourgh.... PLEASE HELP!!

Ok... so it must be that the red file was corrupt and then the black file I found after posting this that the filiment broke part way through the job due to be wrapped under itself. :oops: :oops: The file printed successfully for me this last time. It took me 120 nose cones to get 24 good ones, but ...
by woodworker2001
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Print stopping part way thourgh.... PLEASE HELP!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1759

Print stopping part way thourgh.... PLEASE HELP!!

Alright I need some help here. I am trying to print 24 nose cones for rockets. I have made 4 failed attempts at this print job. I brought one model into Simplify 3D and duplicated it 24 times. Then I center and arranged it and set my settings. I then saved the tool path to the SD card and put it int...
by woodworker2001
Tue Dec 20, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Initial Z Height
Replies: 7
Views: 3376

Re: Initial Z Height

Thanks for the reply, but I am not following.... I am very new to all of this. I am using Simplify3D.

Not sure where to get to this M code and see the numbers generated.

The bottom of my prints is squeezing out and printing with a lip on the bottom couple of layers.
by woodworker2001
Fri Dec 09, 2016 1:32 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Initial Z Height
Replies: 7
Views: 3376

Initial Z Height

I went through the quick start guide program and everything seems to be printing very well on my new M2. I must say I am very impressed by this printer. I am however getting a slight lip on the first layer of my prints. From what I have read it seems as though my initial z height is too close to the...