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by Jamie
Thu Feb 08, 2018 2:29 am
Forum: Software
Topic: Anyone tried Klipper?
Replies: 4
Views: 12254

Re: Anyone tried Klipper?

I tried Klipper for a little while. Positive: It was very easy to setup. The documentation is excellent. The configuration method of editing a file and issuing a restart command is convenient. Even with A4988 on MKS GEN_L the printer "felt" like it was running smoother and there was a slightly audib...
by Jamie
Tue Sep 26, 2017 1:03 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: DRV8825 vs TMC2100 vs TMC2130 vs TMC2208
Replies: 15
Views: 66049

Re: DRV8825 vs TMC2100 vs TMC2130 vs TMC2208

A4988 are trusty and reliable. DRV8825 either work fine or are a pain. They skip steps and whine with motors with low voltage and/or low inductance. The diode circuit solves this for some people, but not for others. There are a lot of poorly-made clone DRVs out there with the incorrect vref circuit,...