Search found 5 matches

by abrasive
Tue Mar 28, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi 3
Replies: 65
Views: 33500

Re: Raspberry Pi 3

Have you tried turning off power management on the Pi's wifi interface? try: sudo iw dev wlan0 get power_save to see what state it's in. If it's "on," then use sudo iw dev wlan0 set power_save off to change it. If that stabilizes your system, the most reliable way I can find to get it to persist is ...
by abrasive
Mon Mar 27, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Hi everyone. Completely new. Few issues.
Replies: 5
Views: 3388

Re: Hi everyone. Completely new. Few issues.

Fellow noob here! You will need, very soon, printer interface software to feed g-code to your printer. I believe a lot of people use Pronterface with Slic3r. That software should let you address and manipulate either extruder. You could also change the g-code file to select a particular extruder by ...
by abrasive
Mon Mar 27, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nerfed acceleration on rev E?
Replies: 10
Views: 7589

Re: Nerfed acceleration on rev E?

FYI, these are the new default firmware settings, per Makergear support. They've been changed to improve print quality. I think it's interesting that they chose to accelerate the table harder than the extruder head. My guess would be that the table weighs a fair amount more. Perhaps not on a dual-ex...
by abrasive
Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nerfed acceleration on rev E?
Replies: 10
Views: 7589

Re: Nerfed acceleration on rev E?

Thanks for that. Quite a bit of room to play between those settings and mine!
by abrasive
Fri Mar 24, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nerfed acceleration on rev E?
Replies: 10
Views: 7589

Nerfed acceleration on rev E?

Hi, new guy here. Just received my M2 a few days ago. This is my first 3D printer and I am already glad I "went big" and bought something solid straightaway. I was printing within two hours of delivery, and probably would have been faster but I am slightly gimped-up at the moment. Yesterday I printe...