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  1. I refer you to my previous answer :-) Also it...

    I refer you to my previous answer :-)

    Also it sounds like your extrduer stepper motor steps are incorrectly set in the firmware.

    which is probably why you need to increase your flow rate by so...
  2. say it ain't so ! can't believe you're seeing...

    say it ain't so !
    can't believe you're seeing other forums behind our back !
    Just, devastated :-(

    Chain wise I designed a cable chain that would certainly print small enough to work as a model...
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    difference is that over time the pla will wear...

    difference is that over time the pla will wear the nylon in the nut doesn;t. mind you if it works then you shouldn't be moving the nut that often anyway.
    so - good for you :-)

    I have a mate who...
  4. is that 150% flow ? that's way too high. Should...

    is that 150% flow ?
    that's way too high. Should be mearer 100 - ie somewhere between: 90-110.

    best advice is for you to download prusaslicer and try that.

    Cura is just way more hassle than...
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    to use locking nuts you need a 'knob/wheel' with...

    to use locking nuts you need a 'knob/wheel' with a void that you can press the locking nut into.

    You don't screw it together :-)
    {looks at thingiverse page)

    Don't think that's at all what I...
  6. see now - why didn't you start with that in your...

    see now - why didn't you start with that in your other thread ? Rather than come across like a nutter with a disease fetish ?

    Yeah the stratasys machines do have a reputation for plug and play. ...
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    generally the best way to identify the board on a...

    generally the best way to identify the board on a replicator clone is to turn it on it's side/back - remove the bottom pabnel and look at the board :-)#
    There should be identification text on there...
  8. lol - thought that would be it :-) Like i...

    lol - thought that would be it :-)

    Like i said, every damn fan I've bought in the last few years has been wired up opposite to the fan sockets on the printer boards :-)

    And while they don't go...
  9. very neat indeed ! Why ? Was it for an...

    very neat indeed !

    Why ?
    Was it for an actual project ? or just for the hell of it ?
  10. We are not the one ignoring the facts :-)

    We are not the one ignoring the facts :-)
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    The main difference is in 1) the post...

    The main difference is in
    1) the post processing. resin is messy and requires washing in isopropyl alcohol followed by exposure to an ultraviolet illuminator - the resin is also quite toxic and...
  12. odd combination nof a wanhao i3 maker mk2 and the...

    odd combination nof a wanhao i3 maker mk2 and the creality bowden extruder.

    Have you converted it to direct drive yet ?
    That would be the first thing I'd have done. You've got dual z-axis...
  13. yeah the hardest part of building a prusa is...

    yeah the hardest part of building a prusa is actually getting the thing in the first place.
    prusa seem to be the only printer manufaxcturer who is always playing catchup.
    They always have more...
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    yeah no end of youtube howto's for tinkercad. ...

    yeah no end of youtube howto's for tinkercad.

    You got a laser cutter yet ?
    damn sight quicker than a scroll saw.
    more problematic with the cjeap machines like my k40.
    But if you want to cut...
  15. The first thing I do with a new machine is to...

    The first thing I do with a new machine is to change the bed level nuts for printed ones with nylock locking nuts inserted.
    Pretty much solves the bed levelling. I level Maybe once a year, maybe...
  16. Even covid can't survive the length of time it...

    Even covid can't survive the length of time it takes anything to travel from china.

    Are you saying you sent the ENTIRE printer box -with printer still inside to the cdc ?
    Did they ask you to ? ...
  17. yeah - but then you have to buy a creality.... ...

    yeah - but then you have to buy a creality....

    Just saying, it's not that usual.
    Or grounds to send a printer back that we don't even know was actually removed from the box.

    If all you have...
  18. sounds like the fan wiring might need to be...

    sounds like the fan wiring might need to be reversed.

    quite often the voltage output on printer boards is the opposite way round to the wiring on the fans.

    In fact I think all fans I've...
  19. I also have an angle finding widget.(lightbulb...

    I also have an angle finding widget.(lightbulb moment)
    it's called a protractor ! (lol)...
  20. Oooookay. umm, does the printer work ? Your...

    Oooookay.
    umm, does the printer work ?

    Your issues with packaging are not relevant to this forum, have you used the printer.
    Or were you so indignant that you haven't bothered to try it ?
    ...
  21. you re calibrated way too close to the printbed. ...

    you re calibrated way too close to the printbed.

    cura is not good and certainly not easy to use or adjust.

    try pdownloading prusaslicer.
    https://www.prusa3d.com/prusaslicer/

    Also unless...
  22. yep sounds like something perfectly printable and...

    yep sounds like something perfectly printable and fairly easy to design and print.

    you could probably use a standard spring retunr plate as well. ...
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    I use openscad. fpr all my design work - but it...

    I use openscad. fpr all my design work - but it can take a little getting used to.
    http://www.openscad.org/

    A good first 3d design program is tinkercad - that's also very good for text :-)...
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    I've had no stringing issues with either pet-g or...

    I've had no stringing issues with either pet-g or pet.

    Maybe because I don't keep the filament sealed, dunno.
    I've put the roll of PET outside under the balcony - where it's open to the...
  25. you should be able to find a chip hack for the...

    you should be able to find a chip hack for the stratasys online somewhere.

    If you will buy from a machine from a company notorious for both the cost of their materials and their totally locked...
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