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by wmgeorge64
Fri Apr 29, 2016 8:49 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Again, the bed got damaged
Replies: 17
Views: 4087

Re: Again, the bed got damaged

You said: MatterHackers ABS White Layer Height 2.00mm Bottom/Top layers 0 Shells 1 Infill 100% Bed Temp 115* Extruder Temp 155* Print Speed 20mm/s Extruder temperature in C 155 degrees? A miss type? Are you printing from the SD card or PC via USB? If your computer is online and your printing it migh...
by wmgeorge64
Wed Apr 27, 2016 6:42 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Selling brand new TAZ5
Replies: 2
Views: 965

Re: Selling brand new TAZ5

You might want to list your price and location. Wondering also if you can just return to where you purchased for a Refund?
by wmgeorge64
Sat Apr 23, 2016 9:05 am
Forum: Software
Topic: Why wont Cura start on my laptop
Replies: 8
Views: 5257

Re: Why wont Cura start on my laptop

I have an Aorus X5 laptop with windows 10 on it. For some reason, Cura wont start. It will display the logo, but then it disappears. I look at the task manager and all I see is python32. What is wrong with it? Are there software that could cause Cura to shut down? I asked this on the wrong section,...
by wmgeorge64
Thu Apr 21, 2016 7:30 am
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: What would cause zits on curved walls only?
Replies: 34
Views: 5584

Re: What would cause zits on curved walls only?

Makes you kind of wonder what LulzBot R&D is doing in their spare time?
by wmgeorge64
Sun Apr 17, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: How Do You Clean TAZ 5 Nozzle Regularly?
Replies: 12
Views: 3899

Re: How Do You Clean TAZ 5 Nozzle Regularly?

When Radio Shack used to be around they sold tinned bare copper wire on a small spool for making jumpers on circuit boards that might work. On my 3D printers I've cleaned the nozzle when hot with a green Scotchbrite pad and it seems to do the job. In fact I keep right by the printer and wipe before ...
by wmgeorge64
Sun Apr 17, 2016 2:07 pm
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: Extruder calibration
Replies: 7
Views: 1907

Re: Extruder calibration

Here are couple of links to the recommended methods for setting your extruder calibration: https://ohai.lulzbot.com/project/extruder_calibration/calibration/ http://reprap.org/wiki/Triffid_Hunter's_Calibration_Guide The OHAI guide says to set extrusion speed at 100, but it is recommended to use a n...
by wmgeorge64
Thu Apr 14, 2016 2:36 pm
Forum: Filament
Topic: PETG Dishwasher Safe?
Replies: 4
Views: 4219

Re: PETG Dishwasher Safe?

Nice to know. :D
by wmgeorge64
Thu Apr 14, 2016 1:39 pm
Forum: LulzBot Mini
Topic: I want to hook up my Mini's to my local network without using a Raspberry Pi, is this possible?
Replies: 10
Views: 4165

Re: I want to hook up my Mini's to my local network without using a Raspberry Pi, is this possible?

I am sure not an expert but I think the Raspberry Pi can also run Windows. No... not Raspberry Pi its a hardware platform :) Are the printers centrally located (ie. spread out in one room)? Or are they in different locations within the school? ;) Actually the Pi is a mini/micro computer and can run...
by wmgeorge64
Wed Apr 13, 2016 5:17 pm
Forum: LulzBot Mini
Topic: Z Axis Jammed
Replies: 9
Views: 2247

Re: Z Axis Jammed

I did not think you could reverse the plugs going into any stepper motor. they are keyed, but if you reverse the wire pairs, the motor will operate in reverse without issue. If the key notch is missing, it would be possible to plug them in wrong. It would be odd though for that to occur, but I figu...