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by Low-Fer
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Power Tap - Where To ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1302

Re: Power Tap - Where To ?

Box looks nice, good job Thank You - I'll be posting the files soon - after the installation I have a couple slight changes I need to make. I put one buck converter in just to slow down the cooling fan since I doubled it's size - Lots of cooling going on, and the reduction of fan noise is substanti...
by Low-Fer
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: storing PLA
Replies: 14
Views: 7317

Re: storing PLA

I struggled with how to handle / store my filament. Tried a number of different processes including using a small vacuum pump to evacuate the large ziplock type bags i purchased on-line. The vacuum pump was a hassle and it didn't take long for the seal to allow more air back in the bag. 2 plus years...
by Low-Fer
Sat Apr 07, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Power Tap - Where To ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1302

Re: Power Tap - Where To ?

ednisley wrote: they're all wired in parallel to the 24 V power brick, so just poke your wires into a section with only one jumper, crank down the screws, and you're done.
:D Perfect - thanks so much
by Low-Fer
Thu Apr 05, 2018 6:44 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Power Tap - Where To ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1302

Power Tap - Where To ?

After much design and re-design I am near finished with my Rambo board and accessories enclosure. Using anothers initial design I reworked all things to fit and function. I have spots for 3 buck converters inside and the first one slows the new case cooling fan to a comfortable level and still crank...
by Low-Fer
Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:47 am
Forum: Printed Object Showcase
Topic: First Print off Dual Upgrade - Replacement Tube support
Replies: 0
Views: 1551

First Print off Dual Upgrade - Replacement Tube support

Well the first print off my Dual upgrade was a replacement support for the right side Filament Tube. I didn't like the fact that the support was under the Stepper Motor mount screw. Tube Support1.jpg Tube Support2.jpg You can find the file here https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2756654 Lowell
by Low-Fer
Wed Dec 20, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: The Filament Change Question
Replies: 0
Views: 1392

The Filament Change Question

Spent the afternoon and evening reading through the forum looking for the answer to " The Changing of the Filament During a Print " question, also known as "What to Do with whats left on my Spool" question, and /or "How Do I Splice Filament Together" question. Never found a definitive answer to the ...
by Low-Fer
Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Watertight Vases - Are they possible
Replies: 6
Views: 2475

Re: Watertight Vases - Are they possible

Just wondering if there are slicer settings, filament, or other ideas that have helped to make a 3D printed vase watertight? I have tried extra bottom layers but the water leaks out. It seems like the sides at three shell are water tight, just the bottom that is a problem. Thanks, Jerold I gotta ad...
by Low-Fer
Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:50 am
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: starting and ending scripts
Replies: 1
Views: 2362

Re: starting and ending scripts

Mine actually have a mod or two, but work fine. start--- M108 S255 ; turn on M2 fans G28 ; home all axes G1 Y50 Z0.3 F9600 ; move forward to avoid binder clips G1 X205 Z10 ; move off platform G1 Z0.4 ; position nozzle G92 E0 ; zero extruder G1 E25 F225 ; purge nozzle G92 E0 ; zero extruder G1 X190 Z...