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by casey
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: Option to Clear Firmware from Control Box?
Replies: 2
Views: 340

Option to Clear Firmware from Control Box?

Hi everyone, Before going in to detail about my issue, I am using a LulzBot Taz 6 with a DualExtruder v3. I have been using a DualExtruder v3 and have had some issues with it. I recently had to unscrew some pieces of the printer head and found that the thermistor on my DualExtruder v3 was loose/fray...
by casey
Sat Jun 22, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: [Dual Extruder v3] Printing Different Colors for Different Layers
Replies: 3
Views: 334

Re: [Dual Extruder v3] Printing Different Colors for Different Layers

Thank you! I thought about splitting the model with a slicer program, but I wanted to ask about it here in case I could save myself some work.
by casey
Fri Jun 21, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: [Dual Extruder v3] Printing Different Colors for Different Layers
Replies: 3
Views: 334

[Dual Extruder v3] Printing Different Colors for Different Layers

I am attempting to use the dual extruder to print a file that will print from layer 0 to 11 as extruder 1 and layers 11 to 22 as extruder 2. I have done a color change by using "Modify G-code" on my single extruder, but I am not sure how to approach this with the dual extruder since I should not nee...
by casey
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: [Dual Extruder v3] Filament Stops Feeding, Ruins Print, Can't get out Easily
Replies: 17
Views: 1196

Re: [Dual Extruder v3] Filament Stops Feeding, Ruins Print, Can't get out Easily

The heatsink fan on the dual extruder is garbage. Replace it with this one from Amazon (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B072Q3CMRW/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1) I did that and have had no failures or jamming since. You will also need longer bolts for the fan though. 2 M3x70mm a...
by casey
Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: [Dual Extruder v3] Disassembly of extruders from heat break
Replies: 1
Views: 234

[Dual Extruder v3] Disassembly of extruders from heat break

I have posted about this before, but there is filament that is stuck in the heat break of my E1 extruder. I have disassembled it, but I want to know what the safest way of getting the extruders off will be? I have pictures of my issue and would appreciate any help. I just don't want to mess somethin...
by casey
Thu Jun 06, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: [Dual Extruder v3] Filament Stops Feeding, Ruins Print, Can't get out Easily
Replies: 17
Views: 1196

[Dual Extruder v3] Filament Stops Feeding, Ruins Print, Can't get out Easily

I have recently installed and started using the dual extruder with my Taz 6 and I have been having many issues with it. The only time I have been able to get a successful print was with the sample filament and support filament that was given with the shipment. The filament that I have is Polylite PL...
by casey
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: [Dual Extruder v3] Non-support Filament will not Print well
Replies: 1
Views: 167

[Dual Extruder v3] Non-support Filament will not Print well

Hello, I have recently installed a Dual Extruder v3 on my Taz 6 and have run in to some issues. I installed it using https://ohai.lulzbot.com/project/lulzbot-taz-dual-extruder-tool-head-v3-install/ these instructions and had some issues with my non-support filament printing properly after the first ...