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  • ABS print temps- it should also be easy to attach a shield made of aluminum or thin copper. I'm thinking something like one side of a roof, inverted. or in ascii: \

This would deflect the hot plume around the plastic, so the main source of heating of the carriage would be conduction up the hotend body.--Buback 15:50, 31 August 2011 (UTC)

distance between the z rods

The wiki says that the distance between the z rods is 30 mm, but in the stl-file the distance between the holes seems to be 28,5 mm. Could you update the stl-files or do I have to tweak them alone to make them fit on my printer?

- Alfons

  • Oh you're right, I pursued with the distance that I measured on my mendel and forgot to change it before uploading --Emmanuel 12:47, 25 October 2011 (UTC)
    • There, I uploaded the 30mm ones :) --Emmanuel 18:30, 27 October 2011 (UTC)