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by wildideas1
Mon Feb 17, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: What are YOU making?
Topic: Check out the music teardrop
Replies: 1
Views: 674

Check out the music teardrop

ran across this today while kinda working and thought real cool now to re-engineer it for all us crazies.

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by wildideas1
Sat Feb 15, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: Rostock MAX
Topic: Extruder Calibration
Replies: 67
Views: 48269

Re: Extruder Calibration

Lord blinky can you elaborate a bit more on your post im running .88 rep on rambo whats best way of checking andfixing towers, if slots in base are laser cut and that is whats keeping them from being same dimensions from each other . Or does the new rep version allow for the correction of outa wackn...
by wildideas1
Wed Feb 12, 2014 11:24 pm
Forum: Rostock MAX
Topic: Extruder Calibration
Replies: 67
Views: 48269

Re: Extruder Calibration

? 1 why is my cube not sq 20.03 x 19.83 I have printed 3 cube now different infill but all 3 are exactly the same deminsions (freaky) but still not sq. Why?
by wildideas1
Tue Feb 11, 2014 11:38 pm
Forum: Rostock MAX
Topic: Extruder Calibration
Replies: 67
Views: 48269

Re: Extruder Calibration

Bubba I was following the thread calibration settings and I have z at 0 which lead to my ? I printed again at 100% infill and while printing looked like it would be overfilled but came out better than I think I will take pics in am and post next print willbe 50% and see what I get. Still not sure of...
by wildideas1
Tue Feb 11, 2014 5:12 pm
Forum: Rostock MAX
Topic: Extruder Calibration
Replies: 67
Views: 48269

Re: Extruder Calibration

back to re calibration .7 noz printed test cube 20x20 looks beautiful Kiss setting included. BUT i have questions 1. what causes the lift in the corner where it starts the next layer and how do you stop that 2. why and what would cause the cube to be outa sq. 20.03 x 19.46mm 3. in Kiss where is the ...
by wildideas1
Sun Feb 09, 2014 5:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas
Replies: 35
Views: 7252

Re: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas

ros fail .7noz.jpg once again the failures are killing me ever since the NOV challenge i have not had 1 print complete only changed nozzle to .7 from .5 upgraded firmware host as eaglesoar pointed out today is now .95 host not rambo and just verified that rambo is .80 so i guess i will update that ...
by wildideas1
Sun Feb 09, 2014 5:01 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas
Replies: 35
Views: 7252

Re: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas

running temp ABS at 215 still doing it now at 217 still doing it and the teeth on ez is clogging up not sure if adding to insult, retract is 1mm and acell speed is 25 down from 55
any ideas ??? never had this with .5 nozzel switche so i can make prototypes faster. so far not made a single one.
by wildideas1
Sun Feb 09, 2014 4:50 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas
Replies: 35
Views: 7252

Re: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTZaTvau3Ic" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
here is video of the ezstruder skipping every once in a while ???? what cause this. only thing i changed was nozzle from .5 to .7
by wildideas1
Sun Feb 09, 2014 3:23 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas
Replies: 35
Views: 7252

Re: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas

what spped are you using i was at 55 and man that was fast moving cutting action i am now going to try 20 and 2mm suck instead of 10 or ??? setting does one recomend.

Ian
by wildideas1
Sun Feb 09, 2014 3:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas
Replies: 35
Views: 7252

Re: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas

filament gouge issue
filament gouge issue
well that only took a hour before it messed up again here is pic
by wildideas1
Sun Feb 09, 2014 2:58 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas
Replies: 35
Views: 7252

Re: Extruder gouging filament, run out of ideas

ok i am having issue also but i have tried to take picture thru the bowden tube but wont show clear enough what is happening is that when the machine retracts the filament it slightly cuts away a small bit and when it returns to start feeding again it takes a bit more out of filament Hence the gouge...
by wildideas1
Sun Feb 09, 2014 1:25 pm
Forum: Rostock MAX
Topic: Repetier 091 for Rostock MAX now available
Replies: 225
Views: 90745

Re: Repetier 091 for Rostock MAX now available

ok i have odd ?? i am running Rep 95d not 91 and i currently don't have any issues other than calibrating my .7 nozzle to run correctly went thru re calibration including PID calibration and all smooth on 95d just getting larger nozzle to work is only glitch.

Ian
by wildideas1
Wed Jan 22, 2014 12:19 am
Forum: General Tips 'N Tricks
Topic: printing text on parts
Replies: 8
Views: 2272

Re: printing text on parts

Would like to what you've done can you post some pic of what you have done

Thks

Ian
by wildideas1
Mon Jan 20, 2014 12:20 pm
Forum: New Member introduction
Topic: Shout out from Denver CO
Replies: 8
Views: 1924

Re: Shout out from Denver CO

Don't forget i too am in Denver if you need help i believe you already have my number via PM ill help however i can

Ian
by wildideas1
Tue Jan 07, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: What are YOU making?
Topic: Iron Man Mark VII build
Replies: 7
Views: 2750

Re: Iron Man Mark VII build

Totally Awesome R u willing to share the helmet stl. files so others might give it a try on their printers, Hint Hint welcome to the forum and have fun my 11yr old and 1st started with the H-1 as a father son project we now have 2 H-1 units the one he and i built is now his and the other is for me f...
by wildideas1
Tue Jan 07, 2014 6:43 pm
Forum: Slic3r
Topic: rep 095d latest
Replies: 3
Views: 1553

Re: rep 095d latest

OK my machine was in need of a reboot after download and install of new REP something went arr-ye and slcr didn't show back up in the rep window so i took 3 hr walk with Puppy and came back and low and behold it was their. so now i am trying to calibrate the new .7 nozzle and figure out settings.
by wildideas1
Tue Jan 07, 2014 1:31 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: once perfect flat calibrated NOT NOW??
Replies: 8
Views: 1922

Re: once perfect flat calibrated NOT NOW??

well it finally appears to be fixed went from 198.25 to 198.80 on printer radius to get the center to come up correctly now it is fine tweak time. What i don't understand is what and why did the bed become slightly concave after 150hrs of print time, this probably helps explain why during the NOV ch...
by wildideas1
Tue Jan 07, 2014 1:11 pm
Forum: Slic3r
Topic: rep 095d latest
Replies: 3
Views: 1553

rep 095d latest

ok just loaded latest rep 095d and i noticed slicer is no longer in the program with rep anyone else notice this if so how did you get slicr back??

Ian
by wildideas1
Tue Jan 07, 2014 11:49 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: once perfect flat calibrated NOT NOW??
Replies: 8
Views: 1922

Re: once perfect flat calibrated NOT NOW??

yes eprom changed from 1 to 0 and uploaded. i did notice in the aurdrino that it said power cycle the board never did that last night so i re-traced steps this morning and power cycled and still in same position. im not sure how far to go but i cant understand that a gap less than a piece of paper c...
by wildideas1
Tue Jan 07, 2014 11:07 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: once perfect flat calibrated NOT NOW??
Replies: 8
Views: 1922

once perfect flat calibrated NOT NOW??

Ok still need help. . Machine was running perfect for 150hours Steve sent me the newer nozzle that is longer than the original so I decided to change the nozzle over after my last print which was the NOV challenge and was successful I posted results and configs. The steps I took was the same as I al...
by wildideas1
Tue Dec 17, 2013 12:39 am
Forum: H-1 3D Printers
Topic: h-1 help
Replies: 3
Views: 2933

Re: h-1 help

Yes the 4axis works great with mach 3 and both vellemans, you operate the vell'S manually 1 to controll the hotbed and other the tip
I run 2 H1 and 1 delta any? I will be glad to help out
by wildideas1
Wed Nov 27, 2013 8:18 pm
Forum: What are YOU making?
Topic: November Print Challenge
Replies: 32
Views: 7985

Re: November Print Challenge

no issues with stick at all i have used sharpie and other permanent markers from my wife creative memories stuff
by wildideas1
Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:16 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Heated bed issue
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Heated bed issue

OK i got the NOV challenge complete but my heated bed is acting weird i checked all the connections to make sure all tight, i'm just starting a 9hr prototype print and 10min in the bed just started to drop in temp, temp is set at 100 and it just dropped to 93 and is fighting to stay at 100. during t...
by wildideas1
Wed Nov 20, 2013 4:19 pm
Forum: What are YOU making?
Topic: November Print Challenge
Replies: 32
Views: 7985

Re: November Print Challenge

ok here goes 4th print at 1:45min till finished Puppy ran into computer and buffer wigged out no recovery possible. 5th print this morning and we Have a WINNER Head 211 degrees heated Bed 100, Glass plate Auquanet hairspray ( weird issue ran perfect till 45min left then dropped to 93 no reason but t...
by wildideas1
Tue Nov 19, 2013 12:21 pm
Forum: General Announcments
Topic: Rostock MAX purchase poll
Replies: 50
Views: 25273

Re: Rostock MAX purchase poll

I chose the Seemecnc products with 2 things in mind 1st the ability to prototype my ideas for my company and 2nd the ability to say I did that in my basement and yes to just sit and watch it run for hours. My first purchase was the H-1 that my 9yr old son and i built 2 yrs ago and have tons of proto...

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