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by Izzy
February 24th, 2017, 5:13 am
Forum: Simplify 3D
Topic: Five cool support tips
Replies: 6
Views: 52

Re: Five cool support tips

I think we need to kidnap Angus into the forum group :shock: :-)
by Izzy
February 22nd, 2017, 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Tea between friends :-) How was Your Day
Replies: 799
Views: 21043

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

In the early days of developing the titanium for these printers they had a small workshop in a field built like a shoebox so the roof would lift off in an explosion. Several printers and workshops were lost until it was perfected, but that's going back about 15 years now.
by Izzy
February 20th, 2017, 1:52 pm
Forum: Ultimaker 2 / Ultimaker 2+ / Extended & Go
Topic: Material "curling" upwards right after leaving the nozzle
Replies: 9
Views: 50

Re: Material "curling" upwards right after leaving the nozzle

I too sometimes get a curl up when priming, it can also vary with a change in temperature. If I change material or colour I do an atomic pull always using a white filament and then I have a pull-through, ( I have a length of 1.75mm filament which is long enough to pass through the Bowden tube with 1...
by Izzy
February 16th, 2017, 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Tea between friends :-) How was Your Day
Replies: 799
Views: 21043

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

The piece I modelled and printed for the Ferrari 456 has been mentioned in autocar magazine, although typically they don't get their facts right. :lol:
by Izzy
February 16th, 2017, 5:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is there an ideal airflow for a part cooling fan?
Replies: 5
Views: 78

Re: Is there an ideal airflow for a part cooling fan?

I only slowly increase the fans over the first 5 to 10 mm and due to the geometry of my design of fan ducts I can't remember the last time I needed to go above 50% as they really push it out. But for adhersion I usually use Hairspray although recently I've been trying PrintaFix which is working real...
by Izzy
February 10th, 2017, 11:26 am
Forum: Show off your latest print
Topic: Show off My latest Print
Replies: 170
Views: 5412

Re: Show off My latest Print

Hi Roland the DJ300XL
by Izzy
February 9th, 2017, 5:32 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Newbie Things I've learned
Replies: 1
Views: 73

Re: Newbie Things I've learned

Welcome to the forum
by Izzy
February 7th, 2017, 5:14 pm
Forum: Ultimaker 2 / Ultimaker 2+ / Extended & Go
Topic: Annoying Spool Squeak!
Replies: 7
Views: 128

Re: Annoying Spool Squeak!

She was probably responding to what she may have though was a mouse!
by Izzy
February 7th, 2017, 5:13 pm
Forum: Show off your latest print
Topic: Show off My latest Print
Replies: 170
Views: 5412

Re: Show off My latest Print

Where did you get the bits from Roland?
by Izzy
February 7th, 2017, 2:16 am
Forum: Ultimaker 2 / Ultimaker 2+ / Extended & Go
Topic: Annoying Spool Squeak!
Replies: 7
Views: 128

Re: Annoying Spool Squeak!

I use Robet's one with, the long version to take 1kg spools, it is great, reducing friction to the feeder.
I use my dovetail system so I have a modified mount.
https://www.youmagine.com/designs/low-f ... poolholder
https://www.youmagine.com/designs/dovetail-mount
by Izzy
February 6th, 2017, 4:07 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Feb 7 marks a year!
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: Feb 7 marks a year!

Happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you.
Happy birthday to you oo oo ooooo.
Happy birthday to youuuuuuuu! :lol:
by Izzy
February 5th, 2017, 5:17 pm
Forum: Ultimaker 2 / Ultimaker 2+ / Extended & Go
Topic: Block v3 or Olsson Block
Replies: 10
Views: 312

Re: Block v3 or Olsson Block

Hi Stu, what flexible filament are you using? Also do you have a good 200um profile, and what slicer do you use?
by Izzy
February 3rd, 2017, 12:29 pm
Forum: Special brand filaments
Topic: Anyone use Polycarbonate (PC) or PETG?
Replies: 4
Views: 109

Re: Anyone use Polycarbonate (PC) or PETG?

I haven't yet, I think Anders has and I think he mentioned requiring higher temperatures to print for the PC
by Izzy
February 2nd, 2017, 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coffee chat (since the other thread is huge!)
Replies: 8
Views: 156

Re: Coffee chat (since the other thread is huge!)

:-D Good idea, a fresh brew of coffee
by Izzy
January 31st, 2017, 4:39 pm
Forum: Simplify 3D
Topic: Why is this so slow?
Replies: 12
Views: 134

Re: Why is this so slow?

Where abouts is Frederick's S3D profile?

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