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by PcS
Sat Apr 02, 2016 2:21 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inter-layer adhesion issue
Replies: 48
Views: 7962

Re: Inter-layer adhesion issue

Black pla from ebay. Cheap chinese stuff I found that prints great.
by PcS
Sat Apr 02, 2016 2:02 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: New Extruder Drive Gear
Replies: 59
Views: 24644

Re: New Extruder Drive Gear

This will drop in to what you are already using with no issues.
by PcS
Fri Apr 01, 2016 12:51 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: Feed Failures with PETG
Replies: 33
Views: 9599

Re: Feed Failures with PETG

Print at 1800 mm and at 255 or 260 .I run my filament tension very tight. I would rather see the filament doubled over itself than have the half circle cut out of it. In either case when you see either of those issues it is...at least in my experience caused by trying to print to fast. The v4 never ...
by PcS
Thu Mar 31, 2016 5:38 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: Feed Failures with PETG
Replies: 33
Views: 9599

Re: Feed Failures with PETG

If the filament doubled over itself. Then you are trying to print it to fast.
by PcS
Thu Mar 31, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Z-stop light still on at layer 3
Replies: 5
Views: 2650

Re: Z-stop light still on at layer 3

You need to set your z off set to zero. Z off set is for advanced users. You set the z stop with the bolt. So that the bed homes to the correct z gap below the nozzle. You home the machine and slide your feeler gauge between the end of the printers nozzle and the heated bed. Adjust bolt so bed stops...
by PcS
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: Any heat resistant Plastics for GPS bracket in a boat?
Replies: 31
Views: 14035

Re: Any heat resistant Plastics for GPS bracket in a boat?

Unless like in my new house they are white pvc....lol :D
by PcS
Thu Mar 31, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inter-layer adhesion issue
Replies: 48
Views: 7962

Re: Inter-layer adhesion issue

This was a year old roll of matterhackers pro pla. I will run a few of these with a couple of other brands to see. I suspect different colors and or brands might behave differently.
by PcS
Thu Mar 31, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inter-layer adhesion issue
Replies: 48
Views: 7962

Re: Inter-layer adhesion issue

Shinier as temp goes up. Hard to tell by these photos though.
by PcS
Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inter-layer adhesion issue
Replies: 48
Views: 7962

Re: Inter-layer adhesion issue

Until you get.your z off set ...layer height ....and bed level spot on ....no amount of advice will help.
by PcS
Thu Mar 31, 2016 1:09 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Inter-layer adhesion issue
Replies: 48
Views: 7962

Re: Inter-layer adhesion issue

Printing a temp block in pla now...as it has been a while since I have printed any pla... My memory might be backwards... 180 was a no go at all with this roll of pla. It will start at 190 and go to 220. Will post results when done.