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by nokianich
Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:35 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: M2 Extruder stepper motor not turning
Replies: 23
Views: 15265

Re: M2 Extruder stepper motor not turning

Ok, was trying to change filament, extruded couple cm and when I inserted a new filament it didn want to feed, and then I figured out that extruder motor doesn't work. I took filament drive off the motor and now I'm trying to extrude or reverse and motor gear doesn't turn, when I try to turn it by h...
by nokianich
Mon Feb 23, 2015 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you charge for machine time / your labor?
Replies: 32
Views: 9469

Re: What do you charge for machine time / your labor?

thank you for replies. Decided to attach high quality photos with the products so customers can see finish, shapes ant etc before they make a purchase.
by nokianich
Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you charge for machine time / your labor?
Replies: 32
Views: 9469

Re: What do you charge for machine time / your labor?

Should I tell customers that products I sell are 3D printed?
by nokianich
Tue Feb 17, 2015 12:55 am
Forum: Printed Object Showcase
Topic: Rose
Replies: 12
Views: 3936

Re: Rose

Here's the gcode from S3D with all my settings. Make sure the bed is super level, I use a dial indicator and make sure your hot end height is tweaked to perfection. I started with this profile. M2_PLA_0.20_High_Quality and tweaked it a little to my preference. http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:26963...
by nokianich
Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:26 pm
Forum: Printed Object Showcase
Topic: Rose
Replies: 12
Views: 3936

Re: Rose

dklassen wrote:Straight off the printer that way.
can you tell me pls what material did you use and what settings do you have in S3D?
by nokianich
Mon Feb 16, 2015 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Materials printed on M2
Replies: 53
Views: 16567

Re: Materials printed on M2

Can I print PETG on V3B? And what is PETG? The only filament I can find is PET+? Is it the same?

and where to choose layer height in S3D settings??
by nokianich
Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: Printed Object Showcase
Topic: Rose
Replies: 12
Views: 3936

Re: Rose

how did you get that smooth finish on it?
by nokianich
Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:05 pm
Forum: Kit Assembly
Topic: Is it worth buying the kit just for "experience?"
Replies: 15
Views: 9766

Re: Is it worth buying the kit just for "experience?"

I have bought a kit because I like to assemble things. Since I was a child I loved all those toy construction sets. But to be honest I would not spent 7 hours again and would buy assembled unit.
by nokianich
Fri Feb 13, 2015 4:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modified Ikea enclosure
Replies: 55
Views: 46838

Re: Modified Ikea enclosure

I think its accepted you can't just print with the door closed. I have a temp controller and fan now and aim to keep it at 30C with no problems. May experiment one day with if 35C is easier to regulate or prints better. I just ordered a fan and controller of the Amazon. Where do you keep your temp ...
by nokianich
Fri Feb 13, 2015 3:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modified Ikea enclosure
Replies: 55
Views: 46838

Re: Modified Ikea enclosure

stop by at IKEA tonight, took 40 minutes for assembling and here is final product, decided to keep power supply out of the box. another question came up, what temp has to be inside the box? don't want to fry electronics and motors.
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