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by thunderbt3
Wed Jun 01, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: Removing bed springs
Replies: 26
Views: 13617

Re: Removing bed springs

The Rev. E machines do not have springs. The bed leveling procedure is completely different than the 3 point leveling you currently have. You would need to upgrade to the 4 point spider that solid mounts to the z platform.
by thunderbt3
Fri May 20, 2016 8:56 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: v2 extruder vs v4 extruder
Replies: 2
Views: 1295

Re: v2 extruder vs v4 extruder

I don't think the M2 was ever offered with the V2 hot end? I think they started with the V3A, then V3B came, and currently the V4. V3A = groove mounted heating element was nichrome wire wrapped and cemented in fire cement. Thermistor mounted on nozzle. V3B = groove mounted horizontally oriented cart...
by thunderbt3
Wed May 18, 2016 1:07 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Bringing Fried M2 Back from Dead
Replies: 17
Views: 3313

Re: Bringing Fried M2 Back from Dead

The latest firmware you loaded onto the Rambo is the Rev. E firmware for the 4 point spider leveling and the z axis home switch at the bottom. Fans should power up a couple seconds when power is turned on and then will turn off. Once the hot end reaches 50*C, the fans will kick on again. The latest ...
by thunderbt3
Sun May 15, 2016 5:55 am
Forum: Model / Object Sharing
Topic: Fishing Lures
Replies: 20
Views: 12756

Re: Fishing Lures

I was doing a little browsing on Thingiverse and I was surprised to come across these!

http://www.thingiverse.com/kingscharter/designs
by thunderbt3
Sat May 14, 2016 3:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do not buy discount M2s online
Replies: 32
Views: 9019

Re: Do not buy discount M2s online

Ebay listings can be reported stolen. Maybe that might prevent them from selling it.
by thunderbt3
Wed May 11, 2016 10:04 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: i wrote a thing
Replies: 12
Views: 6595

Re: i wrote a thing

I'd be interested in checking out the .reg file.
by thunderbt3
Tue May 10, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Model / Object Sharing
Topic: Fishing Lures
Replies: 20
Views: 12756

Re: Fishing Lures

I haven't seen Capt. John around here in awhile, but he has made some. I don't think his models are open for sharing though.

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viewtopic.php?f=2&t=119
by thunderbt3
Mon May 09, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Cracked Motor Mount
Replies: 2
Views: 918

Re: Cracked Motor Mount

You should be able to print with the metal motor mount without the wiring enclosure. The wiring enclosure just secures the wires/connectors and makes it look tidy. You should be able to ziptie the wires together for just that one print.
by thunderbt3
Wed May 04, 2016 1:17 pm
Forum: How-to/Guides/Tips
Topic: connecting PLA model parts -tip
Replies: 2
Views: 1918

Re: connecting PLA model parts -tip

You could try CA glue kicker. You glue up your parts and then spritz it over the joint and it should set the glue immediately.

http://www.amazon.com/Bob-Smith-151-Ins ... B0000DD1QR

Epoxy also works and comes in different working times such as 5 minutes or 30 minutes.
by thunderbt3
Thu Apr 28, 2016 12:47 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: strange wires during prints
Replies: 6
Views: 1308

Re: strange wires during prints

Try printing with support on.