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by edlink
Thu Aug 07, 2014 7:03 am
Forum: Filament
Topic: TAZ4 - ABS - Temp Settings
Replies: 14
Views: 4167

Re: TAZ4 - ABS - Temp Settings

Right now I'm printing an "L" shaped bracket that's 3.5 inches long on long side, and 2.5 inches long on short side. 1/2 inch thick and 2 inches high in Z direction. About an inch of the 3.5 inch section has started lifting off the bed. I still have about a half inch of material to add to Z directio...
by edlink
Thu Aug 07, 2014 6:21 am
Forum: Filament
Topic: TAZ4 - ABS - Temp Settings
Replies: 14
Views: 4167

TAZ4 - ABS - Temp Settings

What temperature settings are you finding work best for ABS on a TAZ4?

I'm running 85c and 230c and generally the fan stays off.

I'm getting some issues with some parts lifting off the bed surface and I'm wondering if I need to change my temp settings .

Thanks
by edlink
Sat Aug 02, 2014 6:06 am
Forum: User's Gallery
Topic: Removing ABS parts from bed
Replies: 3
Views: 7135

Removing ABS parts from bed

What have you found are the best tools and techniques for removing ABS parts from your heated bed? The "clam knife" that comes with the TAZ4 seems rather clumsy and I gouged the PET sheet with the first print. Surely there's something "better"? Also, do you let the bed cool completely? Or do you try...
by edlink
Fri Aug 01, 2014 1:49 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: Cleanest Support Material Options - ABS - Taz4
Replies: 2
Views: 1686

Cleanest Support Material Options - ABS - Taz4

Hello. Newb here. Got a brand new Taz4 system at work. Immediately got a request for R&D parts that were a slight rush. So no playing around with settings and "learning" at a leisurely pace by making octopus and pliers . I'm using Slic3r (1.1.6 version), loading the Lulzbot ABS profile for support i...