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by Farr0wn3d
Tue Jul 07, 2015 12:35 am
Forum: Software
Topic: simplify3d v3.0
Replies: 159
Views: 79479

Re: simplify3d v3.0

Ed, thanks for the reply. When it comes to anything that has a critical dimension, I just print a quick example of that dimension and go from there. I've been successful doing this. Just wanted to see if there was something I was missing in my calibrations
by Farr0wn3d
Mon Jul 06, 2015 1:25 am
Forum: Software
Topic: simplify3d v3.0
Replies: 159
Views: 79479

Re: simplify3d v3.0

I agree with sprior, even though its not all that accurate, it still gives some kind of indication of how much time you can expect to be printing. some things i've noticed about the new version are that now instead of getting zits all over my part, I have them all in a straight line, and they're muc...
by Farr0wn3d
Sun Jul 05, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Other (off topic)
Topic: Looking for parts to make CNC plasma table
Replies: 9
Views: 9726

Looking for parts to make CNC plasma table

My brother picked up a home made cnc plasma cutting table setup, only thing is the stepper motors look old as hell, and they're rated at 4.5v @1.4Amp, and he doesnt have a controller for it. this table was made ten years ago, and I figured that there should be a pretty simple combo that could be had...
by Farr0wn3d
Fri Jul 03, 2015 5:58 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Ninjaflex binding in the filament guide tube
Replies: 8
Views: 3726

Re: Ninjaflex binding in the filament guide tube

as always, very helpful Jim. Thanks a lot sir
by Farr0wn3d
Fri Jul 03, 2015 5:34 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Ninjaflex binding in the filament guide tube
Replies: 8
Views: 3726

Re: Ninjaflex binding in the filament guide tube

See thats the tricky thing Tim, I want to order a high quality PTFE tube for my printer but you're basically relying on whatever the seller says, and unless you have some method of testing its composition, it could just be a clear tube lol
by Farr0wn3d
Fri Jul 03, 2015 4:57 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Ninjaflex binding in the filament guide tube
Replies: 8
Views: 3726

Ninjaflex binding in the filament guide tube

so I got my new spool of ninjaflex to begin printing but the filament grips the inside of the tube big time. if I try to pull it through the tube while it drags the spool, its so much drag that it stretches the filament. I've heard of using a bit of spray lube inside the tube but I would be concerne...
by Farr0wn3d
Thu Jul 02, 2015 9:45 pm
Forum: Other (off topic)
Topic: Who should I contact for a username change?
Replies: 9
Views: 7785

Re: Who should I contact for a username change?

I wanted it to match my thingiverse username
by Farr0wn3d
Thu Jul 02, 2015 4:17 am
Forum: Filament
Topic: Filaflex vs ninjaflex
Replies: 29
Views: 18592

Re: Filaflex vs ninjaflex

right, forgot about that. guess i'll do a few at once then
by Farr0wn3d
Thu Jul 02, 2015 12:16 am
Forum: Other (off topic)
Topic: Who should I contact for a username change?
Replies: 9
Views: 7785

Re: Who should I contact for a username change?

Rather than firing off PM's to everyone, Insta could you chime in?