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by innkeeper
Tue Jul 14, 2015 1:52 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Zebra Plate
Replies: 90
Views: 39941

Re: Zebra Plate

unboxing.
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... next message first use with ABS
by innkeeper
Mon Jul 13, 2015 6:58 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Zebra Plate
Replies: 90
Views: 39941

Re: Zebra Plate

Plate just arrived... i'll try a print tonight and will post some pics.
by innkeeper
Mon Jul 13, 2015 6:09 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Zebra Plate
Replies: 90
Views: 39941

Re: Zebra Plate

its funny that you mention chisels, one of the tools i use is a very sharp chisel, i put the beveled aged flat on the bed service, and tuck the sharp edge under the edge of a print, and then push down, prying the print up, works well. .. of course with that much leverage, if its really stuck to the ...
by innkeeper
Sun Jul 12, 2015 3:09 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: L-Cheapo
Replies: 3
Views: 1689

Re: L-Cheapo

How do you plan on preventing damage to parts of the machine under what your cutting while using the l-cheapo... i definitely looks like an interesting thing to try.. but i am curious what you use under whatever your cutting.
by innkeeper
Sun Jul 12, 2015 3:02 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Zebra Plate
Replies: 90
Views: 39941

Re: Zebra Plate

I was talking on IRC with someone who had tested it themselves. it doesn't last forever and i couldn't get an exact life expectancy from them as .. frankly i don't think they were counting prints.. but thought they easily got 100+ prints on it... but supposedly it stays flat. This is one of those 'i...
by innkeeper
Sat Jul 11, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: simplify3d v3.0
Replies: 159
Views: 57018

Re: simplify3d v3.0

For what it is worth the print went fine at 300 mm/s, print was about 6" tall multi part print. I do recall having skipping problems way back before I put this printer on the shelf for a while and resolved it by lowering speeds. I can't remember if it was the xy speed but I'd assume so. since I upgr...
by innkeeper
Sat Jul 11, 2015 7:18 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Zebra Plate
Replies: 90
Views: 39941

Re: Zebra Plate

i have one on order, i'll post what i think once i get it.
i ordered mine direct from printinz.com not adafruit
by innkeeper
Sat Jul 11, 2015 6:59 am
Forum: Software
Topic: simplify3d v3.0
Replies: 159
Views: 57018

Re: simplify3d v3.0

This should be interesting, I started a long multi part print with the x/y speed set to 300mm/s, not realizing it and ha don e of those.. holy @#$! moments ...realized I had not changed them. I would have stopped the print and restarted it, at a lower x/y speed... but its pretty far along... so migh...
by innkeeper
Fri Jul 10, 2015 2:10 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Smoothie M2
Replies: 119
Views: 45655

Re: Smoothie M2 - SBASE - GLCD - WEB and Telnet

OK, so I got the 12864 graphic smart controller working - (connectors were reversed pin 10 is 1 so had to file off the tab to reverse them) also got it on the network, and successfully accessed it via web and via telnet. see pics: I didn't take pictures of all the menus. the settings and controls ar...
by innkeeper
Thu Jul 09, 2015 5:05 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Smoothie M2
Replies: 119
Views: 45655

Re: Smoothie M2

i did the same ring test print at .3 layer height with abs, just to see if i would similar results to tim, and i did using the latest firmware. like tim, to even see the ringing i had to get a good reflection. it looks bad but it really isn't. without a direct reflection, you cant see it. print-x.jp...