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by CowboyH3nk
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Want to build a printer... but what controller?
Replies: 2
Views: 1012

Re: Want to build a printer... but what controller?

That's not an easy question, Marlin and Ramps is the best documented, but when you are handy with electronics, code and such you can pretty much use whatever you want. I mysef build a printer around and arduino due with a Radds expansionboard and repetier firmware (http://doku.radds.org/dokumentatio...
by CowboyH3nk
Mon Jun 05, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: PEI and stuck ABS
Replies: 3
Views: 1671

PEI and stuck ABS

So I bought a PEI sheet for on my delta and was impressed at how well ABS stuck to is...it stuck so well that it broke the PEI sheet when trying to remove it....

Does anyone have any tips for PEI and ABS removal? And does anyone know a good european supplier.

Thanks
by CowboyH3nk
Sun May 28, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Show your printer(s)
Replies: 52
Views: 23119

Show your printer(s)

I'd like to see what everybody is printing with... I started with a makeblock mGiraffe delta printer. I would not recommend this to beginners. It's modified now with the addition of a 20 amps power supply, a titan extruder with bowden setup, E3Dv6 hotend, Radds 1.5 on an arduino Due and RAPS128 step...
by CowboyH3nk
Thu May 25, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Issues with I'm not sure what it's called?
Replies: 8
Views: 1227

Re: Issues with I'm not sure what it's called?

could be the result of a bit of backlash where the printer moves to quick. Other funny thing is that the printing moire, the wavy paterns some printer make...seems to disappear when upgrading electronigs and steppers to higher resolution. I'm running a Delta with a RADDS board on a Due, RAPPS128 ste...
by CowboyH3nk
Thu May 25, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: PLA Filament very brittle / bad layer bonding
Replies: 25
Views: 13004

Re: PLA Filament very brittle / bad layer bonding

I would suggest to decrease first layer height to 70% as this presses the first layer somewhat more into the bed. You might also want to try some hairspray or 3DLAC for your bed. 3DLAC especially helps a great deal when PLA does not stick to the bed. Furthermore, I always print PLA at 200 to 210 deg...