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by JustinF
Wed May 24, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: PLA Filament very brittle / bad layer bonding
Replies: 25
Views: 17871

Re: PLA Filament very brittle / bad layer bonding

Just curious why would you run the print fan at 40%? I always run mine at 100% after the first layer. Does 40% work better than 100%?
by JustinF
Wed May 24, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Issues with I'm not sure what it's called?
Replies: 8
Views: 2099

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

What room temperature do you all keep your printers at? I keep my house at around 74 Degrees Fahrenheit.

Thanks again
by JustinF
Wed May 24, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Issues with I'm not sure what it's called?
Replies: 8
Views: 2099

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

Hi, Tom,

How high can you go with PLA? Also, did you mean the room temperature or the hot end?
I was at 210C with 65C on the bed and a print speed of 60mm/s.

Thanks for the reply.
by JustinF
Wed May 24, 2017 5:02 am
Forum: Help requests / Purchasing assistance
Topic: Issues with I'm not sure what it's called?
Replies: 8
Views: 2099

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

There are like layer shifts or something going on with my prints but, I'm just not sure what it is any help would be appreciated? The print got a little better as it was going higher and after lubricating the LM8UU bearings and all the Axises but, still not perfect. The question is whether it's just...
by JustinF
Wed May 24, 2017 4:48 am
Forum: Forum Meta Discussion
Topic: Introduction Thread #printcave
Replies: 30
Views: 25583

Re: Introduction Thread #printcave

I wish I had print caves like both of you, but I've only got one Prusa I3 MK2s clone that I just put together three weeks ago. I watched Tom's MK2 clone videos and I just had to try it for myself. It cost me more in parts than it would have been just to buy a kit, but it was fun to make. I've ran it...