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by Dik
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: help getting the motors moving
Replies: 39
Views: 10059

Re: help getting the motors moving

I think that could produce at least some of the problems.
by Dik
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:12 am
Forum: Anet A8/cloned Prusa/ Tronxy etc
Topic: Is an A8 with TMC2130 drivers silent?
Replies: 14
Views: 7280

Re: Is an A8 with TMC2130 drivers silent?

That was a senior moment, my mom is 90...8-(
by Dik
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Anet A8/cloned Prusa/ Tronxy etc
Topic: Is an A8 with TMC2130 drivers silent?
Replies: 14
Views: 7280

Re: Is an A8 with TMC2130 drivers silent?

Didn't mean anything by it, just that I don't see myself as elderly. My mother (89) is elderly...
by Dik
Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Anet A8/cloned Prusa/ Tronxy etc
Topic: Is an A8 with TMC2130 drivers silent?
Replies: 14
Views: 7280

Re: Is an A8 with TMC2130 drivers silent?

As a fellow septuagenarian, I must say 70 isn't elderly, you just feel older sometimes... :D
by Dik
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Open Letter of Gratitude
Replies: 2
Views: 2933

Re: Open Letter of Gratitude

Congratulations! That is a wonderful first print. I never would have thought of using drawer slides, I would have thought there would be too much play, but your print belies that. I for one would definitely like to see more of the design, as I plan to make a new printer from my first printer (a Prus...
by Dik
Fri Feb 09, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Want to rebuild Sells Mendel
Replies: 5
Views: 1599

Re: Want to rebuild Sells Mendel

Thanks to you both, I'll look into the SmartRap Mini. Please let me know when you have the CADs available.
by Dik
Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Want to rebuild Sells Mendel
Replies: 5
Views: 1599

Re: Want to rebuild Sells Mendel

Oh well, given the lack of response and that I am not much of a fan of the threaded rod frame, I have started considering what else I could do with the printer. Being a woodworker, the Raise D3 is interesting. Or maybe Tom's Dolly with a better frame and parts. I guess the steppers I have would only...
by Dik
Sun Feb 04, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Want to rebuild Sells Mendel
Replies: 5
Views: 1599

Want to rebuild Sells Mendel

In 2013, a fellow I was doing development work for gave me a used 3D printer so I could do some prototyping. I knew nothing and don’t know much yet about 3D printing, but with the machine I was able to get prints of sufficient quality for proof of concept. Other than the build appeared to be of low ...