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by AndyPost
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: First Layer WAY too high
Replies: 1
Views: 281

Re: First Layer WAY too high

Oh...wait. The first print DID work as expected, up to a point. I went to check on it and the machine had stopped running. I suspected that I'd had a brief power failure and may have lost connection, but the notebook was still connected, but I could not react with the machine in any way, even though...
by AndyPost
Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: First Layer WAY too high
Replies: 1
Views: 281

First Layer WAY too high

Hey Thrill Seekers, I think I have a faulty installation and hope someone can give me guidance as to what I did wrong. M2 with V4 hot end. All was going well, found an OLD laptop to use so I did a reinstall on that. Got bed level, simplify 3d is connected, I can jog and all that. But the first layer...
by AndyPost
Fri Sep 28, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Flex Filament Stops Feeding
Replies: 2
Views: 241

Flex Filament Stops Feeding

Hey Thrill Seekers, I"m trying to print with FlexSolid filament. My first print seemed to work-ish, but needed to be adjusted in design. Ever since I've been getting worthless prints. The first 2.5mm or so print fine-ish, but then extrusion becomes spotty at best and I get this thing that looks like...
by AndyPost
Tue Dec 13, 2016 11:20 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Filament metlting into Filament Drive
Replies: 3
Views: 841

Re: Filament metlting into Filament Drive

Yes ABS at 245 110 for the bed. Did soak in Acetone but never got a clean visible hole. Used cleaning filament and got all flowing well. I have a new Filament drive on the way. The current one is trashed because the filament actually fused with the drive body and I had to drill it out. Would I be fo...
by AndyPost
Tue Dec 13, 2016 2:35 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Filament metlting into Filament Drive
Replies: 3
Views: 841

Filament metlting into Filament Drive

Hey Thrill Seekers, All of a sudden I can't print a thing. All will go well then I look over and the nozzle is above the print and no filament has been extruded for who knows how long. Printing ABS and I realized the filament was backed up out of the hotend and has actually melted into and bonded wi...