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by airscapes
Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: anyone know if the THE OLSSON RUBY Nozzle works with the M2?
Replies: 8
Views: 1947

Re: anyone know if the THE OLSSON RUBY Nozzle works with the M2?

It is however frustrating that Makergear doesn't seem to support hardened steel components as "official" parts. Do the stainless ones not count as hardened? https://www.makergear.com/collections/parts/products/nozzle-stainless It all depends on if they are just stainless or hardened.. Just like a k...
by airscapes
Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Corner bulging on 90 degree features in 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 339

Re: Corner bulging on 90 degree features in 2019

Two words will fix this, SLOW DOWN! :-) BTW the photos were take with this cheapo USB microscope on the low magnification setting https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00XNYXQHE?aaxitk=TjmfTEP141HufX2rtoU9ZQ&pd_rd_i=B00XNYXQHE&pf_rd_p=44fc3e0f-4b9e-4ed8-b33b-363a7257163d&hsa_cr_id=2996508750501&sb-ci-n=product...
by airscapes
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Corner bulging on 90 degree features in 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 339

Re: Corner bulging on 90 degree features in 2019

Well, if I did the math correct you are trying to print these tiny model as 80mmS .. You are getting the correct results.. Dragging a round squished molten plastic thread around a 90 degree turn at light speed.. They made a move about this.. Tokyo Drift.. :D I will attempt to attach 3 sets of photos...
by airscapes
Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Corner bulging on 90 degree features in 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 339

Re: Corner bulging on 90 degree features in 2019

Got a picture of what you are are talking about.. you talking about the Z change bulge? I typically put fillets on all my edges when I design an part even if it is .06 just to eliminate sharp corners as I don't like them.. the Z lumps are a pain and I have found that it is more pronounced when extru...
by airscapes
Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: Pre-owned Gear
Topic: Spare Parts M2 and M3
Replies: 1
Views: 556

Re: Spare Parts M2 and M3

assume these have never been used? Sending you a pm with my email address
by airscapes
Tue Oct 08, 2019 4:01 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: How to Switch from PETG to to PLA without a clog?
Replies: 5
Views: 472

Re: How to Switch from PETG to to PLA without a clog?

Yes, sometimes you have to manually push it in as it is soft and undersized at times. I have feed rate in octoprint profile for manual extrusion set to 100mmMinute . I have the extrusion lenght set to 5mm so once it starts to come out the hot end, I click 3 or 4 time and push filament if need be, wa...
by airscapes
Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: How to Switch from PETG to to PLA without a clog?
Replies: 5
Views: 472

Re: How to Switch from PETG to to PLA without a clog?

You need to by eSun cleaning filament. When you change filament type you run about 8-10" of this through your hot end a the same temperature as the previous filament. You need to do it slowly so it blends with everything in the nozzle, it is surprising how long it takes to get it flushed. Once your ...
by airscapes
Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: AC powered bed heater
Replies: 1
Views: 343

AC powered bed heater

Anyone ever update the M2 heated bed to use an AC powered heater? This thing is really painful waiting for it to reach 110C with the stock DC heater.