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by Jamesthiago
Sat Oct 24, 2015 1:07 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: usb connection not working
Replies: 1
Views: 301

usb connection not working

1. tried searching and troubleshooting myself 2. replicator 2 worked 2 weeks ago, but today it magically has no usb connection to my computers (tried on 3 different mac systems) Printer starts fine, but new matter control app is slower than anything, does not even load sometimes. + now I cannot conn...
by Jamesthiago
Mon Sep 07, 2015 8:25 pm
Forum: FAIL HAPPENS ! ! !
Topic: First Layer Fail?
Replies: 1
Views: 738

First Layer Fail?

So the Raft builds fine, the infill, supports and perimeter all drop down nice, but the 'first layer' always warps. Primarily if it is doing runs of more than 1" long. ABS filament - Rostock 2 max - prometheus head - have tried all sorts of temps from 220 to 240 - tried bed temps from 70-90 - s...
by Jamesthiago
Sun Sep 06, 2015 11:12 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: First Layer Warping
Replies: 2
Views: 657

First Layer Warping

So the Raft builds fine, the infill, supports and perimeter all drop down nice, but the 'first layer' always warps. Primarily if it is doing runs of more than 1" long. ABS filament - Rostock 2 max - prometheus head - have tried all sorts of temps from 220 to 240 - tried bed temps from 70-90 - s...
by Jamesthiago
Tue May 05, 2015 9:36 pm
Forum: Mods and Upgrades
Topic: Prometheus Hot End: Customizable All Metal Hot End!
Replies: 152
Views: 36888

Re: Prometheus Hot End: Customizable All Metal Hot End!

that looks great!
now i'm ready to switch hot ends. Thanks for the pics
by Jamesthiago
Tue May 05, 2015 1:34 am
Forum: Mods and Upgrades
Topic: Prometheus Hot End: Customizable All Metal Hot End!
Replies: 152
Views: 36888

Re: Prometheus Hot End: Customizable All Metal Hot End!

Just want to clarify a few things with the Prometheus v2 beta that I plan to install on the Rostock Max v2. 1. this is as good as any for the hot-end mount? m 1b. which J plate for a stock setup? or is that a silly question. I planned to print all 3 options and see whats working. 2. i am removing th...
by Jamesthiago
Sun Mar 22, 2015 1:02 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: threadlock on nut
Replies: 1
Views: 403

threadlock on nut

Part way through a print today the hot end ring spacer nut started to rattle (fig 11-24 of rostock v2 max assembly)
Could I retighten, but also drop a bit of blue threadlock on it? or would this not be a good idea

Thanks
James
by Jamesthiago
Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:10 pm
Forum: New Member introduction
Topic: Medicine Hat - Ready to build
Replies: 3
Views: 1546

Medicine Hat - Ready to build

Hello I'm james, a digital designer living in Alberta Canada. Looking forward to the learning curve of the build on my 2 max. While I teach Drafting/Design at a college with a fortus 400mc I find it cost & access prohibitive. I also have access to both an artec spider and faro arm scanner. My pl...

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