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Recommendations for linear guides

by animoose
645 5 06/08/2017 02:52AM
Last Post by dc42

Is a stepper motor the right choice for my project?

by eatumup
391 5 06/02/2017 05:04PM
Last Post by eatumup

Clay extruder for delta printer

by boylucky
877 4 06/02/2017 08:07AM
Last Post by boylucky

Anyone Have a Moons Stepper Motor 17HD4063-01N datasheet?

by kidnamedtony
1,921 3 06/02/2017 05:17AM
Last Post by kakawuwu

Diamond Hotend not reaching full temperature

by rmellen
1,368 11 05/21/2017 08:41AM
Last Post by Bernd Walter

Calculating steps per mm

by Vital1
467 5 05/18/2017 05:05AM
Last Post by Vital1

Extruder skipping steps

by CounterSkil
412 3 05/14/2017 05:00PM
Last Post by frankvdh

new print surface LokBuild

by GrillSgt
2,255 13 05/08/2017 07:55AM
Last Post by o_lampe

Proximity sensor changes accuracy over just a couple of days

by ltomov
336 3 05/05/2017 03:28PM
Last Post by ltomov

echo to long extrusion prevented ( I am back)

by Jagtech
505 4 05/01/2017 01:44PM
Last Post by Jagtech

echo to long extrusion prevented

by Jagtech
876 28 04/28/2017 09:54AM
Last Post by Jagtech

Motherboard change on Leapfrog creatr hs

by tyros
1,300 9 04/23/2017 03:23AM
Last Post by RudydG

I have designed an application-specific, zero-backlash gears system. RFC ...

by realthor
935 11 04/21/2017 04:44PM
Last Post by realthor

Looking for conical spring

by RickRap
806 4 04/20/2017 03:14PM
Last Post by RickRap

Father Son Project

by Johnjayjameson
805 9 04/20/2017 01:15PM
Last Post by alex.me

threaded rod steps.

by rohit939
795 7 04/20/2017 12:51PM
Last Post by alex.me

High Temperature 3D Printer

by peb90
1,470 4 04/12/2017 11:33AM
Last Post by Robotbeat

how to fix it filament disable???????

by stevenkw1
953 2 04/12/2017 01:24AM
Last Post by Ericlkelly

Delta steps per mm - how to calculate?

by usslindstrom
2,078 7 04/11/2017 03:42AM
Last Post by usslindstrom

Bed loosing temperature

by DOYT
616 3 04/10/2017 11:56AM
Last Post by DOYT

Passive GT3 pulleys

by fma
1,281 22 04/07/2017 08:31AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Planning to make a dual filament feeder with only one stepper, software?cool smiley

by OlaA
646 3 03/15/2017 08:55AM
Last Post by OlaA

Usage of closed loop servo motors

by Svensson
682 4 03/11/2017 10:11AM
Last Post by dc42

First time build 3D printer

by stevenkw1
772 6 03/06/2017 05:36PM
Last Post by cozmicray

Better PEI build surface

by pdtechBigBot
1,331 9 03/01/2017 01:00PM
Last Post by pdtechBigBot

Simpler Design Idea for Delta Printers

by tgit23
1,623 13 02/19/2017 07:46PM
Last Post by tgit23

Auto bed level issue

by pbrinton
763 1 02/08/2017 06:29PM
Last Post by pbrinton

Time of flight sensor for Z probe?

by egenjohn
952 4 02/05/2017 04:22AM
Last Post by dc42

Extruder motor acting weird when hotend is on.

by TERMINAL
632 1 01/31/2017 06:01PM
Last Post by TERMINAL

Troubles with the second extruder

by Elstak
568 3 01/29/2017 09:59AM
Last Post by Elstak