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    You make the adjustment in the EEPROM using the...

    You make the adjustment in the EEPROM using the M206 as explained in the previous post. Once that is saved with M500 it stays that way until you change it.

    If you adjust it using the Z offset in...
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    Guess if that is the case no need to mess with it...

    Guess if that is the case no need to mess with it further but when you have time it is worth while to get familiar with the process of altering the offset at the firmware level. I believe you can...
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    see above in my previous post on altering the...

    see above in my previous post on altering the firmware M206 Z offset Here https://3dprintboard.com/showthread.php?42126-Best-filament-for-durability-as-bushings&p=132164&viewfull=1#post132164
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    Not sure how you are making changes but if you...

    Not sure how you are making changes but if you are using your slicer I do not know how to tell you to alter that. If you are using the terminal and changing the stored M206 offset than you need to...
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    if you are using a .3 layer than you Z offset is...

    if you are using a .3 layer than you Z offset is .6 too high and why you are having adhesion issues
    I can provide instructions MG support gave me when I first got may machine and realized the quick...
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    Well if you are so inclined I have attache 2...

    Well if you are so inclined I have attache 2 models that can be used to verify the your are correct. I typically have first layer height set to 100% in S3D as I don't need to compensate for anything...
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    From what i recall the OP never printed any...

    From what i recall the OP never printed any calibration models to set starting Z offset properly which could be the only thing wrong as it needs to be changed per layer height and it can be...
  8. Notice that floppy belt did you :-) Don't know...

    Notice that floppy belt did you :-) Don't know much about belt printers but a build surface that is not perfectly flat and level is going to cause some . issues.. :-)
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    Keep in mind a surface like that with all those...

    Keep in mind a surface like that with all those over hangs, is not going to be easy to print cleanly without a dual extruder and dissolvable supports..
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    Not a 2 part hing.. more like the lid on a...

    Not a 2 part hing.. more like the lid on a plastic box or other such item. It has many uses just does not work for thing you want really rigid, at least not for me. Good luck and experiment it is...
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    No, what I mean if you print a 50mm x 10 mm x 4mm...

    No, what I mean if you print a 50mm x 10 mm x 4mm part, and the try and snap it in the center, the ABS will resist bending and then when enough force is applied snap like a woodend stick. A part...
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    Let me clarify, nylons is not flexible as in...

    Let me clarify, nylons is not flexible as in stretchy or soft like TPU, it is flexible as in it bend and does not snap. It is very tough but not stiff..
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    I think it all depends on the part (design and...

    I think it all depends on the part (design and usage), printer and ABS quality. I love ABS and have not used PLA in a long time. I have been recently making small part with exacting size needs and...
  14. That is too funny.. what about this mistake...

    That is too funny.. what about this mistake http://www.cnn.com/TECH/space/9909/30/mars.metric.02/
  15. No, I think printing things you need and are...

    No, I think printing things you need and are actually mechanical is the way to go. This is a process to prototype, not make finished items.. You can make finished items but they are not going to...
  16. I remember thinking that same thing.. flat tops...

    I remember thinking that same thing.. flat tops look like what you have in your hand. Here is a picture of a 2 layer extrusion calibration test print, and a couple of PETG mounts
  17. Switch to injection molding. You are using FFF...

    Switch to injection molding. You are using FFF and that is what the top of a Fused Filament Fabricated item looks like. Your print looks really nice, there is nothing to fix.
    Sorry for the...
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    ABS need the bed temp to be 110C nozzle temp...

    ABS need the bed temp to be 110C nozzle temp 235C. The nozzle must be the "proper" height above the bed for the layer thickness you are printing. If it is to high the filament will not stick. If...
  19. There is a lot to learn to be able to print...

    There is a lot to learn to be able to print something, don't be fooled it is not plug and play. You will have a much higher frustration level using "low end" ( putting it nicely) machine then with...
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    Slow down the speed, 30mms for something small.

    Slow down the speed, 30mms for something small.
  21. Thread: PLA and heat

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    Well, if the candle go down to the bottom of the...

    Well, if the candle go down to the bottom of the glass and got hotter than 100F the pla could sag and the candle could slide off and burn down the house.
    Take a look at what is sold, you won't find...
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    Post number 9 used sentence from my posts on the...

    Post number 9 used sentence from my posts on the first page.. admin says just non English speaking person being helpful but I don't buy that. Just don't like AI.. in any form.
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    WOW this is an AI account! Those 3 sentences...

    WOW this is an AI account! Those 3 sentences were taken from My posts! Reporting post as SPAM
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    Sending you a PM, I am just outside Philadelphia ...

    Sending you a PM, I am just outside Philadelphia
    I added a bunch of pictures after the calibration info.
    Calibration squares and your part in PETG
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    Qwiktune, how did your cal squares turn out? I...

    Qwiktune, how did your cal squares turn out? I set up my printer up for PETG and took a few photos of the calibration squared and if you click on the thumbnails there is more info under the big...
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