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Brake vs. shorting stepper coils Attachments

by Schild0r
45 3 10/21/2020 08:46AM
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Belt size: what should I choose?

by Regicide
185 4 10/17/2020 10:00AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Large machine with light X-carriage - Which motion system? Attachments

by Ohmarinus
434 9 10/04/2020 09:52AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

re-use auto flywheels for a polar printer?

by gipetto
165 3 10/03/2020 04:18PM
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MKS Gen L V1.0 - DRV8825

by EzyMan
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Extrusion thickness 2040 vs 3030 Attachments

by Ohmarinus
805 7 09/28/2020 02:14PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

How the printer knows the dimensions of the frame or build plate ?

by EzyMan
784 5 09/26/2020 01:08PM
Last Post by EzyMan

Hbot torque vs corexy

by Tinchus
455 6 09/08/2020 10:08AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

What is the name of this cartesian / hbot hybrid kinematics?

by mcdanlj
705 6 08/30/2020 08:50AM
Last Post by mcdanlj

Has anyone tried UHMwPE as belt replacement?

by newbob
1,295 5 08/29/2020 05:17PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

New diy printer, help choosing mechanical design

by pietchaki
649 9 08/22/2020 06:24AM
Last Post by Ohmarinus

"Form Tapping" V-slot Extrusions

by hobbymods
624 13 08/07/2020 06:30AM
Last Post by leadinglights

A Nema14 Dual Driver Geared Extruder

by Reiszel
1,471 6 07/15/2020 03:05PM
Last Post by Ohmarinus

Help needed for axi movement SKR 1.4 turbo

by Antisakralj
537 3 07/01/2020 05:25AM
Last Post by Antisakralj

V slot wheels on precision shafts

by hobbymods
996 19 06/26/2020 07:12AM
Last Post by hobbymods

Suggestion for x-axis support?

by Regicide
568 2 06/10/2020 07:02AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Advice to choose a motion system (I’m a little skeptical about coreXY) - Strip and convert Anet A8 to a bigger printer Attachments

by samuelcarreira
1,841 5 06/09/2020 02:00PM
Last Post by Regicide

At what point do I go to Volcano?

by Regicide
610 1 06/09/2020 11:00AM
Last Post by Regicide

Triple Z Axis

by hobbymods
744 6 06/04/2020 03:58AM
Last Post by hobbymods

best filament material for lineaire bushes

by DreGrave
924 7 05/05/2020 10:54AM
Last Post by VDX

smooth rod surface treatment for drylin

by longbeardpolymer
963 3 04/27/2020 09:53AM
Last Post by orbitalair

Bed flattening option

by kadil
912 4 04/14/2020 08:04AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Invert the logical of probe autolevelling Attachments

by rainito
873 3 03/19/2020 03:25PM
Last Post by rainito

Cantilevered dual wire gantry Attachments

by ruyvieira
1,699 9 03/02/2020 12:35PM
Last Post by MechaBits

Unsupported linear rail X axis

by cos4
1,615 5 02/10/2020 12:18AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

CNC service

by EgonVLC
1,038 1 01/26/2020 02:52PM
Last Post by EgonVLC

Heavy Stainless steel bed on an acrylic frame

by Diemex
1,113 1 01/08/2020 06:11PM
Last Post by Diemex

Problem with Anycubic ciron

by Wolfgang Bunkart
1,082 2 01/08/2020 06:43AM
Last Post by VDX

A dual drive geared extruder project Attachments

by Reiszel
1,277 3 01/05/2020 11:28AM
Last Post by JoergS5

Unsupported lead screws/ball screws/cantilever questions

by mission
1,225 2 12/31/2019 04:52PM
Last Post by Trakyan