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- Sat Apr 22, 2017 7:45 pm
- Forum: Feedback&Suggestion
- Topic: Prusa I3 pro b extruder fails
- Replies: 3
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Not sure if this will help but I had the same probelm with my Makerbot and discovered that it was due to my filament spool snagging on the spool holder. It would streach the filament then push more through causing the blockage. That could also explain why when hand feeding it it worked well. 3d prin...
- Sat Apr 08, 2017 4:43 pm
- Forum: Firmware
- Topic: Prusa i3 Aluminium unexpected motion problem
- Replies: 13
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M502 loads the configuration settings that are preset defaults. M500 then saves the current settings to eeprom which are then loaded at power-up or reset. 3d printing service visakhapatnam kochi india I had a problem once when my printer started doing strange things after firmware update and this fi...
Thermal runaway because of print PLA print settings. We were increasing the print temperature to 215°C make the print stick better to the PEI but failed to set the proper temps of 200-205°C for the later layers. This was not a problem on printers with old V6 heater block. But new heater block versio...
- Mon Mar 06, 2017 12:50 pm
- Forum: Extruder
- Topic: How to clear nozzle when it's jammed
- Replies: 14
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You could try running a small pin drill into the tip when its hot to try to break up the blockage but if that doesn't work you will need to take the hot end apart and clean the nozzle out from the inside. These Makergear hot ends are probably good when they work but total rebuilds when they fail. I ...
Assuming that we are concerned with the XT PLUS I have to say that the problem with that suggestion is that there is then a gap between the end of the feeder tube and the nozzle piece. This then causes molten filament to find its' way up through the screw connection and ooze out on top of the heater...
If there is just some dirt or carbonized material in the nozzle or another hot end part, it’s important to clean it. Therefore it is recommended to use the Atomic Method, which is a simple though very effective way of cleaning the hot end. Especially if the dirt in the hot end is bigger than the noz...