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  1. what speed did you use and what are your...

    what speed did you use and what are your retraction settings.
    Also - try printing something else at the same time.

    Either another frog or something simple like pillar or square column the same...
  2. Hmm, that's probably the least they could have...

    Hmm, that's probably the least they could have done considering.
    But - better than nothing :-)

    Good luck !

    Got any pictures of things you've actually made with this beast ?
  3. like a lot of these old news items, I don't think...

    like a lot of these old news items, I don't think it ever happened.
  4. they forgot the belts ? Ye gods. Really...

    they forgot the belts ?
    Ye gods.

    Really interested to see how you get on, please keep us posted :-)
  5. https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4246413 Dead...

    https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4246413

    Dead simple - 100% effective.
    Simple belt tensioners. Or rather something that makes tensioning the belts really easy :-)
    They are currently being...
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    for simplify 3d you need to set the origin at x=0...

    for simplify 3d you need to set the origin at x=0 and y=0
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  7. this is the script for the chainmail bracelet - I...

    this is the script for the chainmail bracelet - I modified it slightly to remove the supports he had and make the clasp actually print properly and not bugger everything up :-)
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    well a quick look suggests that any resin printer...

    well a quick look suggests that any resin printer with a z-height over 8 inches is going to cost between £1500-£2000.
    approximately the same in dollars - which considering the exchange rate, is...
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    so it's a power loss thingy. Actually that...

    so it's a power loss thingy.

    Actually that troubleshooting guide is brilliant !
    Particularly as it applies to my machine as well (well it's the same board anyway).
    Cheers for that :-)
  10. Really interesting way to make fdm watertight and stronger

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRLJ4ylGTFc&feature=youtu.be

    Basically pack in salt and heat in oven.

    Unlike annealing - because the part is almost gas tight, there is very little dimensional...
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    You actually get more information from a...

    You actually get more information from a questionnaire.

    And generally from me - what questions you should have asked in the 'any other comments' section :-)

    So what's the business 'startup',...
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    oh yeah sainsmart - my bad. It's not a tronxy...

    oh yeah sainsmart - my bad.
    It's not a tronxy it's a sapphire plus :-)

    I'd been looking at tronxys and had them on the brain :-)

    weird - what's that board supposed to do ?
  13. friction maybe ? pla does stick to metal quite...

    friction maybe ?
    pla does stick to metal quite well once it's warmed up.

    But given the number of people who upgrade to all metal hotends - there can't be that big an issue.
    I don't have any all...
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    lol yeah, that's not that far off the aperture...

    lol yeah, that's not that far off the aperture the concrete printing machines use.

    Shame no new videos on their youtube page.
    I'd like to see what they are using for print area cooling.

    ...
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    News the topic headings are pretty self explanatory. ...

    the topic headings are pretty self explanatory.

    Do you actually know what forum you have joined ? or are you simply a spam bot ?
  16. Conveyor belt printers, definitely the upcoming 'thing'.

    Conveyor belt 3d printers are often seen as niche machines aimed at the industrial sector.
    And because they essentially have an infinite 'y' axis. They can not only produce very long items but can...
  17. clicking noises usually mean that you are...

    clicking noises usually mean that you are printing too fast or not hot enough. Or there is too much friction in tghe filament feed setup.
    It's basically cluicking because it can't feed the...
  18. the weird thing about the print noxxle and...

    the weird thing about the print noxxle and distance from the bed is that:

    1) Much too close- nothing happens, extruder will often start to 'click' - nozzle is blocked by the bed and back pressure...
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    as long as you had a large enough printer - no...

    as long as you had a large enough printer - no problem :-)

    There are not many resin machines that go that tall though.

    The larger the item the bigger the price tag :-)

    That's not to say...
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    what form is the interview ?

    what form is the interview ?
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    one of our members has the tronxy x5sa - one of...

    one of our members has the tronxy x5sa - one of his boards has just burnt out - so maybe wait till he hears back from tronxy :-)

    Also looking at that link - don't look like proper linear rails. ...
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    images shouldn't be a problem. try and keep the...

    images shouldn't be a problem.
    try and keep the sizr dow - but if you've posted them before - no reason you shouldn't still be able to post them.

    To start with contact tronxy and ask for a new...
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    about $300 From the pictures instagram let me...

    about $300

    From the pictures instagram let me see before it wanted me to sign my life away - it looks like a clay extruder. Which makes alot more sense for the size.

    you got a link for the...
  24. $5 a kg ! Hell that would be good even if it...

    $5 a kg !
    Hell that would be good even if it ended up being garden strimmer line ;-)

    I've had rolls of filement hanging around in mmy workshop for almost as long.
    They usually porint quite...
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    well if the bondtech extruder is anything like...

    well if the bondtech extruder is anything like mine - I'm not overly impressed.

    The fact that you can't feed any flexible filament through it at a print speed faster than 10mm/s without it...
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