Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

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Re: Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

Post by LePaul » September 8th, 2016, 4:12 pm

I'm so used to the vibrations and harmonics of the UMO...but will the Ultimaker 2 cause the lazy susan to move at all while in use?

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Re: Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

Post by Izzy » September 8th, 2016, 5:29 pm

As you say there is a little vibration but there is not really any noticeable difference with the lazy Susan and I haven't noticed it rotating :-)
But it is very handy being able to simply rotate your printer to easly access any side. From the photos on YouMagine you can see that I have drilled a hole in the centre through which the power cable the USB cable and a USB extension cable pass, the extra USB cable acts as an extra power or accessory cable.
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Re: Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

Post by LePaul » September 9th, 2016, 10:10 am

Dim3nsioneer wrote:IKEA has a lazy susan. It's called Snudda.
How large (diameter)?

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Post by MTVDNA » September 9th, 2016, 11:23 am

According to the website it has a diameter of 39 cm. But when I look at pictures of it, it doesn't look like the bearing has a hole in the center, so no clean way to run the cables through it unfortunately. Also the foot looks small, not sure how stable it would be.

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Post by Amedee » September 9th, 2016, 12:09 pm

Phil.

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Re: Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

Post by MTVDNA » September 9th, 2016, 12:33 pm

Using marbles for bearings, now that's pretty cool.

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Re: Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

Post by LePaul » September 9th, 2016, 1:12 pm

Well now we know where his marbles went :)

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Re: Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

Post by Dim3nsioneer » September 10th, 2016, 1:30 am

MTVDNA wrote:According to the website it has a diameter of 39 cm. But when I look at pictures of it, it doesn't look like the bearing has a hole in the center, so no clean way to run the cables through it unfortunately. Also the foot looks small, not sure how stable it would be.
Yeah, for a whole printer it is maybe too small and not stable enough. I use one for loose filament.

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Re: Pulled the trigger...fbrc8 UM2 refurb

Post by LePaul » September 11th, 2016, 10:34 am

I couldnt resist trying some prints before upgrading

The robot came out pretty good. My power supply part suffers from classic UM2 under extrusion. I used Cura 2.3 Beta and all the basic settings
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