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by jeffpowell101
Wed Jan 28, 2015 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Materials printed on M2
Replies: 53
Views: 24348

Re: Materials printed on M2

PET tape has solved all my ABS problems, even without an enclosure. I am printing off my first part with Taulmann Bridge. I am printing an octopus from thingiverse that takes ~1 hour. At ~30 minutes the tentacles started curling off the build plate. I am printing at 255* with a 85* bed. Anything els...
by jeffpowell101
Mon Jan 26, 2015 11:04 pm
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: Print ABS
Replies: 12
Views: 7584

Re: Print ABS

PET tape has seemed to solve my problems
by jeffpowell101
Sun Jan 25, 2015 5:56 pm
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: Print ABS
Replies: 12
Views: 7584

Print ABS

Hey guys, Printed a lot in the black PLA with success. Moving on to ABS now. I am using glow in the dark makerbot ABS. I have the temps at 245 for nozzle and 110 for plate. I have applied a glue stick and am adjusting the z height with each try, but am constantly failing at printing because the part...
by jeffpowell101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 4:35 am
Forum: Kit Assembly
Topic: Z-axis knob
Replies: 14
Views: 11548

Re: Z-axis knob

Thanks guys.
by jeffpowell101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 4:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Materials printed on M2
Replies: 53
Views: 24348

Re: Materials printed on M2

Thanks Jim. I've never heard of PTEG, where do you buy it?
by jeffpowell101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 3:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Materials printed on M2
Replies: 53
Views: 24348

Re: Materials printed on M2

Jim,

what extruder are you using?

I am using Simplify3D but have not gotten to ABS yet as i'm waiting for an enclosure to come in.
by jeffpowell101
Mon Jan 19, 2015 3:01 am
Forum: Kit Assembly
Topic: Z-axis knob
Replies: 14
Views: 11548

Re: Z-axis knob

Also, I cannot find files to replicate the 3D printed parts on the M2. I broke one half of the wire wonder above the extruder motor.
by jeffpowell101
Mon Jan 19, 2015 2:42 am
Forum: M2 Dual Extruder
Topic: Dual Extruder Upgrade - Limited Availability
Replies: 163
Views: 85182

Re: Dual Extruder Upgrade - Limited Availability

I would like to purchase this, am I too late?
by jeffpowell101
Mon Jan 19, 2015 2:41 am
Forum: Kit Assembly
Topic: Z-axis knob
Replies: 14
Views: 11548

Re: Z-axis knob

JSC,

Thanks a lot, I really appreciate it.

Can you point me to the ikea hack enclosure?
by jeffpowell101
Mon Jan 19, 2015 2:03 am
Forum: Kit Assembly
Topic: Z-axis knob
Replies: 14
Views: 11548

Re: Z-axis knob

Also, while i'm here, I could use some help in other regards: -how to best remove parts from build plate (mine require a scraper to get off, which dents part of the part) -should I print directly on the glass or modify the surface? -connecting the LCD panel -building an enclosure (plan is to use acr...