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by Tikishark
Sat Feb 24, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: M3-SE
Topic: (Edit) Really bummed....
Replies: 11
Views: 1947

Re: (Edit) Really bummed....

Nice of you to make those edits. You aren’t the first person to get a bit overheated when the printer first arrives and things aren’t going quite as planned. Many folks have to adjust their expectations a bit, as there is little in common with 2D printing. Your patience will hopefully be rewarded s...
by Tikishark
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: M3-SE
Topic: (Edit) Really bummed....
Replies: 11
Views: 1947

Re: Extremely Disappointed

They're not attaching because you were trying to embed the imgur album itself, not the image. I've fixed the post. Make sure you understand what Will is suggesting -- it does work, but it's confusing the first time it's done. Remove the printed filament drive from the motor entirely. Feed plastic t...
by Tikishark
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: M3-SE
Topic: (Edit) Really bummed....
Replies: 11
Views: 1947

Re: Extremely Disappointed

I am not seeing the image in your second post for some reason. It sound like you are having some issue with the printed housing. It is possible that there is an issue with that print. Perhaps you need to remove the hardware and pass a small drill bit through the housing to clean up and align the ho...
by Tikishark
Mon Feb 19, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: M3-SE
Topic: (Edit) Really bummed....
Replies: 11
Views: 1947

Re: Extremely Disappointed

It looks like the filament drive isn't feeding into the hotend -- does that seem about right? You should be able to see the filament make it through the drive into the hotend in the tiny gap between the two. That's correct Insta.... The filament never makes it past the extruder. I pulled the fan an...
by Tikishark
Sun Feb 18, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: M3-SE
Topic: (Edit) Really bummed....
Replies: 11
Views: 1947

(Edit) Really bummed....

I've been having an issue with my M3 that arrived this weekend. I set-up the printer on my network, everything went fine until I had to place filament in the extruder. My filament would not extrude at all. All I got was a loud clicking sound. I double checked my temps (220 degrees) and even removed ...