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by MTVDNA
February 9th, 2018, 4:09 pm
Forum: Cura
Topic: Object wall deormations
Replies: 6
Views: 471

Re: Object wall deormations

You can choose the coasting volume (or something similar, don't know the exact name), if you set it too high you get artefacts like this.
by MTVDNA
February 8th, 2018, 7:04 pm
Forum: Cura
Topic: Object wall deormations
Replies: 6
Views: 471

Re: Object wall deormations

I think you have coasting enabled. It's under the experimental features tab.
by MTVDNA
December 19th, 2017, 4:40 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Controller Freezes
Replies: 19
Views: 579

Re: Controller Freezes

Cool! How smoothly do they turn? Can you share the stl's?
by MTVDNA
December 14th, 2017, 8:36 am
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Hotend heating fast
Replies: 7
Views: 277

Re: Hotend heating fast

The PID settings are exactly what regulates how much power is sent to the heater, depending on the current temperature of the hotend (proportional -> P), how the temperature developed in the past (integrative -> I), and how fast it is changing right now (derivative -> D). The influence of each of th...
by MTVDNA
December 11th, 2017, 2:23 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Hotend heating fast
Replies: 7
Views: 277

Re: Hotend heating fast

You probably need to adjust the PID settings of your hotend.
See http://reprap.org/wiki/PID_Tuning.
by MTVDNA
November 10th, 2017, 6:07 pm
Forum: Software and Firmware Discussion
Topic: adjusting for dimensional accuracy?
Replies: 8
Views: 453

Re: adjusting for dimensional accuracy?

A discrepancy of .7 mm isn't a whole lot. Keep in mind that some plastics shrink as they cool down, and this may differ per filament, color, etc. If you really need accurate parts, you should probably print a new calibration cube every time you use a different spool.
by MTVDNA
November 9th, 2017, 7:18 am
Forum: Creality CR-10 Large Scale 3D Printer
Topic: Is a CR-10 a good printer for beginners?
Replies: 15
Views: 796

Re: Is a CR-10 a good printer for beginners?

I like the videos! In the last one the balance of the sound seems off... I can only hear you on the left side of my headset, which is a bit distracting.
by MTVDNA
November 9th, 2017, 7:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Printing PEEK on Ultimaker
Replies: 3
Views: 369

Re: Printing PEEK on Ultimaker

Wow, those temperatures are really high. Does the bed even get that hot by default?
by MTVDNA
October 19th, 2017, 9:38 am
Forum: Show off your latest print
Topic: First Lithophane
Replies: 6
Views: 502

Re: First Lithophane

Very cool! I definitely have to try that sometime.
by MTVDNA
October 12th, 2017, 6:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Tea between friends :-) How was Your Day
Replies: 1387
Views: 83547

Re: A Tea between friends :-) How was Your Day

I moved my printer to my dorm room a while back, finally had some time to set it up today. One of the belts was slacking but luckily it was easily fixed by loosening and re-tightening one of the pulleys.
by MTVDNA
September 28th, 2017, 12:22 pm
Forum: Simplify 3D
Topic: New Update coming!
Replies: 4
Views: 543

Re: New Update coming!

You can always download the new version manually from https://cloud.simplify3d.com/account/login
by MTVDNA
August 18th, 2017, 4:35 pm
Forum: Creality CR-10 Large Scale 3D Printer
Topic: Success! Very large print!
Replies: 6
Views: 554

Re: Success! Very large print!

Very nice! How long did this one take?
by MTVDNA
August 1st, 2017, 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Zebras begone!
Replies: 9
Views: 667

Re: Zebras begone!

Can you show a bit more about how you installed them?
by MTVDNA
August 1st, 2017, 4:53 pm
Forum: Simplify 3D
Topic: Simplify3d basic guide
Replies: 106
Views: 12971

Re: Simplify3d basic guide

I'm not sure what you mean by micro's, but you can use
M106 S0
or
M107
to turn off the fan (depends on the firmware).

See http://reprap.org/wiki/G-code#M106:_Fan_On
by MTVDNA
July 27th, 2017, 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Tea between friends :-) How was Your Day
Replies: 1387
Views: 83547

Re: A Tea between friends :-) How was Your Day

No 3D printed battle axe? (Or other props) Sounds like fun!

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