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by etherwalker
Sat Mar 24, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Which proximity sensor to use???
Replies: 4
Views: 1189

Re: Which proximity sensor to use???

The M8 5V probe works fine if your surface is aluminum (I use painters tape on top and there's plenty of sensing distance). It won't work if you have glass and a PEI sheet on top. I tried a 6+V M18 inductive sensor with 12V input and a voltage divider on the output. That was able to sense the bed th...
by etherwalker
Sat Mar 24, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: TMC2130 on MKS Gen L
Replies: 2
Views: 2041

Re: TMC2130 on MKS Gen L

Most likely, your drivers are actually over temperature. If you noticed in Tom's video, he raved about the heating conduits in the genuine board. The fystec boards don't have them. If you read the tmc2130 issues on the Marlin GitHub it seems one of the biggest problems is keeping them cool. I had to...