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by Meuljaym
Mon Sep 24, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Dual Z issues
Replies: 4
Views: 2293

Re: Dual Z issues

It begins trammed but due to different rotation of motors one side either looses or gains approx. 0.3-0.4mm for every 100mm of z travel.
by Meuljaym
Sun Sep 23, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Dual Z issues
Replies: 4
Views: 2293

Re: Dual Z issues

I understand they are digital, and I don't believe it's a tension issue as they are both coupled to lead screws. I do use lithium grease on the lead screws to help with friction. Both sides of the x axis are supported by wheels with no way of adjusting the tension, but do move freely.
by Meuljaym
Thu Sep 20, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Dual Z issues
Replies: 4
Views: 2293

Dual Z issues

anyone ever have an issue with their z motors turning at slightly different rates? my flsun i3 has dual z motors running off of one driver using one of those splitter boards and i can not get both motors to turn at the same rate. after doing one print the entire x axis is no longer level because of ...
by Meuljaym
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: New Printer Housing
Replies: 2
Views: 852

Re: New Printer Housing

Not sure if this would help or not however I just put a couple files up on thingiverse and myminifactory that you could use to assemble a small cube-like enclosure for your electronics and create a stable base to set your printer on. Uses 8 prints, some hardware, and simple cheap aluminum square tub...
by Meuljaym
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Dual z out of sync
Replies: 0
Views: 659

Dual z out of sync

I purchased an FLSun i3 cheap kit a few months back and have been enjoying everything about it except one thing. This kit uses dual z motors in parallel using one of those cheap stepper divider boards. After traming the z axis and leveling the print surface I get one or two good prints. After that t...