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by piercet
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Filament
Topic: castable printing wax
Replies: 4
Views: 648

Re: castable printing wax

Anyone try printing with this from machinable wax We have done some experimenting with that material, and our largest issues was finding an effective reliable way to keep it adhered to the bed. If you find a way that works, please let us know! Printing onto a cold bed with a waxed cardboard sheet a...
by piercet
Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: Old vs New enclosure for the Taz6
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Re: Old vs New enclosure for the Taz6

That's a very complex question with an answer of "it depends". There are a dozen variables specific to a given material. ABS is one of the more difficult ones to print and the one where most people start needing an enclosure but it is not an absolute requirement. Materials that shrink as they cool, ...
by piercet
Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: User's Gallery
Topic: LulzBot Printer Models
Replies: 3
Views: 1115

Re: LulzBot Printer Models

I know which one is my favorite!
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These are great, nice work as always!
by piercet
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: Source for 0.35 mm nozzle Taz 5
Replies: 4
Views: 183

Re: Source for 0.35 mm nozzle Taz 5

You can use any standard e3dv6 nozzle safely with the taz hexagon and vice versa. The hexagon relies on the nozzle tightened to the heater block and will accept either style. You just need the threads long enough to fit into the block. Be aware that snapping the heat break will void your extruder wa...
by piercet
Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: LulzBot Mini
Topic: FlexyStruder gear not moving
Replies: 4
Views: 467

Re: FlexyStruder gear not moving

Check that the setscrew in the edge of the small gear is still there and down and tight on the flat spot of the motor shaft. Then check that the connection is good.
by piercet
Mon Feb 25, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: LulzBot Mini
Topic: Mini 2 Won't Home
Replies: 1
Views: 136

Re: Mini 2 Won't Home

It's under warranty if it's a mini 2, call support.
by piercet
Sun Feb 24, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: LulzBot Mini
Topic: Openbuilds v-slot y axis rails for mini.
Replies: 2
Views: 193

Openbuilds v-slot y axis rails for mini.

Openbuilds y axis for mini. Coming soon to all mini variants. This will be a free open source project.
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by piercet
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: rod tilt?
Replies: 2
Views: 142

Re: rod tilt?

The feet aren't low enough to touch. The explanation I got when i asked about it was that it is a feature designed to let the taz sit on a non level surface and that they are more just outriggers to prevent tipping. The issue is present on the 5 as well. To fix it, you can add washers under the flex...
by piercet
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: LulzBot TAZ
Topic: Dial indicator
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Re: Dial indicator

To adjust the leadscrew manually, with the machine off and unplugged from power and usb, unplug the motor harness from the motor, then manually turn the motor. The easiest way to get consistency on both sides is to measure with calipers from the bottom of the leadscrew nut down to the top if the low...