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by Fusion916
Tue Apr 12, 2016 10:37 pm
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: Best way to silkscreen on 3d printered boxes?
Replies: 6
Views: 2670

Best way to silkscreen on 3d printered boxes?

Hi, I print boxes for project enclosures for electronics, and after printing I would like to add a "silk screen"type layer with white text. I was going to just create a "stencil" type print and just use spraypaint, but the resolution of the letters printed is not good enough since the text needs to ...
by Fusion916
Fri Mar 04, 2016 3:40 am
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: Best Simplify3D settings for printing PLA without a raft?
Replies: 3
Views: 2779

Re: Best Simplify3D settings for printing PLA without a raft

If you're having to use a raft with PLA, your main problem is getting the first layer to stick to the bed. What are you using on the bed for adhesion? If you use bare glass, it has to be squeaky clean. If you want PLA first-layer adhesion to be a cinch, just use hairspray. But make sure that the be...
by Fusion916
Thu Mar 03, 2016 10:54 pm
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: Best Simplify3D settings for printing PLA without a raft?
Replies: 3
Views: 2779

Best Simplify3D settings for printing PLA without a raft?

Settings such as extruder temp, bed temp, fan controls, first layer height, etc. I have been trying to print without a raft and I cannot get a consistent quality print without one.
by Fusion916
Thu Mar 03, 2016 2:34 am
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: How do I clear this clog in my extruder?
Replies: 1
Views: 1732

How do I clear this clog in my extruder?

I bought a fully assembled M2 about a week ago and I somehow already got the nozzle clogged. I couldn't feed it anymore fialment it would just do the "thud thud" sound over and over again, so I took it apart and it seems both the hot end (the brass part) and the thing that feeds it has dry pla stuck...