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by innkeeper
Thu Jun 04, 2020 4:43 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: .75 Nozzle on V3b
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

Re: .75 Nozzle on V3b

Update, So using a .75 nozzle with a 1.0 extrusion with worked fine, I just had to slow things down a bit and up the nozzle temps to prevent extender skipping. The print quality didn't suffer at the 1.0 extrusion width and it made perfectly functional face shield frames with equal quality to the pri...
by innkeeper
Thu May 21, 2020 6:12 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Controller Board Upgrade Suggestions for a Dying RAMBo?
Replies: 2
Views: 1593

Re: Controller Board Upgrade Suggestions for a Dying RAMBo?

I would run a Bigtreetech SKR board these days, though i am running an MKS SBase on my m2 I have had a mks sbase runing smoothieware in mine almost since it was new .. the Rambo board was bad from day one and maker gear would not believe it was bad so I had to get my own board since Rambo's were exp...
by innkeeper
Fri Apr 17, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: .75 Nozzle on V3b
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

.75 Nozzle on V3b

hi all, been a while... i am mass printing Face Shields to help medical teams in my area. in an attempt to increase speeds, I have acquired a .75 nozzle I am looking for some info to help with a starting point on speeds. does anyone know the flow rate of a V3b hotend? I plan to try and push this as ...
by innkeeper
Fri Oct 13, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Other (off topic)
Topic: World Maker Faire
Replies: 13
Views: 12385

Re: World Maker Faire

Tim wrote:
innkeeper wrote:too bad i jsut started coming back to the forum recently, i was there all weekend.
What, you didn't see me with my MakerGear T-shirt on? :)
LOL, if my son saw that he would have chased you down :P
by innkeeper
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M2 Fire Report
Replies: 45
Views: 25589

Re: M2 Fire Report

what part caught on fire?
by innkeeper
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:41 am
Forum: Other (off topic)
Topic: World Maker Faire
Replies: 13
Views: 12385

Re: World Maker Faire

too bad i jsut started coming back to the forum recently, i was there all weekend.
by innkeeper
Thu Oct 05, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: My extensive modifications and upgrades to M2 Printer
Replies: 6
Views: 5848

Re: My extensive modifications and upgrades to M2 Printer

i'be been away for a while from the forum, just checked in today and saw this....
this solves my only real complaint of the m2, I'm going to look into doing this or something very similar.. awsum work. and great video with details on what you did.
by innkeeper
Mon Jan 02, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Could you tell me where this part goes?
Replies: 7
Views: 4317

Re: Could you tell me where this part goes?

looks like the plastic hinge has broken and probably why it fell off and was at the bottom of the box. those two pieces are supposed to be connected together so it hinges closed and snaps together... What it does is reduce the amount of unwanted noise from traversing over the usb cable. This noise i...
by innkeeper
Fri Dec 23, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Question: Directly attach pei to build plate?
Replies: 3
Views: 2145

Re: Question: Directly attach pei to build plate?

unfortunate.... Though.... still might be workable, at least for me. I am using a a smoothie board clone with smoothiewear, and I can do mesh compensation on auto leveling/traming so it might still work fine even though its not flat. in fact, the i3 k2 does the same thing, it does a mesh compensatio...
by innkeeper
Sat Dec 10, 2016 8:11 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Question: Directly attach pei to build plate?
Replies: 3
Views: 2145

Question: Directly attach pei to build plate?

I happened to have a chance to play with the new i3 mk2 and the thing that impressed me is that they attached the pei directly to the heater plate/pcb which made the bed heatup times super fast..(like same speed as the hotend) . so that got me to thinking... why cant we do similar on the m2. Has any...