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by jcspball13
Sun Sep 04, 2016 3:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Z Knob turn: how far does it move
Replies: 0
Views: 1376

Z Knob turn: how far does it move

I have my printer working great again, after some awesome customer support from maker gear My question is: how fat does one know click on the Z axis move the bed? Just trying to zero in my Z Stop, and was wonder how far I was off (I need 1 click to be perfect) so I can add it to my advanced setting!...
by jcspball13
Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:36 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Did my board just short out?
Replies: 5
Views: 1329

Re: Did my board just short out?

But also why did the hot end do that? It is actually pretty new


My original hot end just had the thermostat piece come out completely; how do I reinstall that?
by jcspball13
Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:35 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Did my board just short out?
Replies: 5
Views: 1329

Re: Did my board just short out?

I did not know that! Wew; ok if it is a smaller fuse where do I buy new ones?
by jcspball13
Wed Aug 31, 2016 12:48 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: New Extruder Drive Gear
Replies: 59
Views: 23466

Re: New Extruder Drive Gear

I would love to try this if it is still available!
by jcspball13
Wed Aug 31, 2016 12:45 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Did my board just short out?
Replies: 5
Views: 1329

Did my board just short out?

Started up my machine for the day; got the heat started, and heard a buzz sound. Looked up real fast and saw sparks coming from heated end. Before I could hit the my fans stopped working. Turned the machine off as fast as I could; unplugged the hotend. I am not sure if the sparks were from the heate...
by jcspball13
Mon Aug 15, 2016 11:41 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!
Replies: 10
Views: 2587

Re: HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!

3dPrintingMD wrote:Have you recently lubricated the machine ?

That is an interesting point; is there a guide or run down on what/where to lube?
by jcspball13
Mon Aug 15, 2016 11:37 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!
Replies: 10
Views: 2587

Re: HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!

Same exact file; same color that worked before with same settings It actually 2 colors: grey and black, pictures just must be bad! The weird part, as I said earlier, was that the 2 runs before the last one, same color and settings, ran fine! And then blamo, this bad one I a going to try and go back ...
by jcspball13
Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!
Replies: 10
Views: 2587

Re: HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!

Also I do not an adhesion issue; the first few lays are stuck pretty good!

Also attached what a good run looks like, if that helps!
by jcspball13
Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!
Replies: 10
Views: 2587

HELP! Layers overlapping each other, Halting Production!

I have made about 5000 of these parts; just recently (past 2 batches) i have had the parts come out as if the x/y shifted during printing. Example; 2 and 3 lather ok, but 4th on up are shifted 1/8" Obviously makes the prints unusable; but I have no idea what is causing it. I have gone over the obvio...
by jcspball13
Mon Aug 08, 2016 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Zebra or other plates: clear finish First Layer
Replies: 3
Views: 1647

Re: Zebra or other plates: clear finish First Layer

Awesome; where is best place to get PEI?