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Stepper Motors, Servo Motors, DC Motors

Discuss here what makes your printer moving. 
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interesting quirks with feedrate and new motor drivers.

by mrsour
372 2 06/08/2016 10:39AM
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Identifing a damaged stepper

by Gaou
281 1 06/02/2016 12:57PM
Last Post by Gaou

how do i stop the motor shaft which has a load, from rotating when the power is shut off

by za
302 7 05/30/2016 11:01AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Very jerky stepper movement

by Jelby-John
3,232 20 05/27/2016 10:24PM
Last Post by BioLumo

Resisting Voltage from Power Stage

by sullivnc
213 3 05/25/2016 03:07PM
Last Post by bobc

Voltage Rumba board

by Hans123456789
461 1 05/19/2016 08:01AM
Last Post by Hans123456789

Vibration at low speed

by Nikel
1,337 6 05/18/2016 06:16PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Choice between two steppers

by jonawald
291 1 05/12/2016 12:03AM
Last Post by jonawald

C Driver not fully working

by Nikel
180 2 05/06/2016 05:09AM
Last Post by bobc

Help with Project List

by jr9820
208 4 05/04/2016 11:17PM
Last Post by cozmicray

DRV8825 "skipping" microsteps

by peepsalot
6,538 8 05/04/2016 04:55PM
Last Post by MrBaz

Stepper motor power supply

by Harmsobuk
2,014 4 04/27/2016 09:56AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Stepper Motors from old Laser Printers

by nike357
1,815 14 04/26/2016 02:24AM
Last Post by nike357

Speed and torque calculation of stepper motor Attachments

by bobdxcool
2,418 2 04/23/2016 06:11PM
Last Post by dc42

Prusa i3 steppers

by Stoica
251 3 04/21/2016 07:54AM
Last Post by o_lampe

Motor with Fast rpm at the start and Slow rpm at the end

by Tawn
319 4 04/18/2016 02:33PM
Last Post by bobc

Motorcontrollers needing 5v, and RADDS 1.5 giving 3.3v

by Exinferis
315 1 04/18/2016 12:57PM
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Printer tremble

by Gaou
197 4 04/18/2016 04:07AM
Last Post by dc42

Cheapest place to get Nema 17 stepper motor?

by 3DMachiner
878 3 04/18/2016 01:31AM
Last Post by Gaou

RUMBA/A4988s w/24V result in motors working erratically

by rtrahms
1,513 8 04/01/2016 03:54AM
Last Post by dc42

Help Finding Drive/Controller

by sullivnc
231 7 03/30/2016 09:29AM
Last Post by dc42

Did anyone used linear hall sensors on BLDCs for position sensing?

by misan
3,049 25 03/30/2016 03:47AM
Last Post by misan

Needing Help With Egg Turner Project

by swtrpeter
273 2 03/26/2016 03:44AM
Last Post by Dust


by jam
182 3 03/23/2016 12:37PM
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Ramps 1.4 x-axis broken

by canteen234
324 1 03/22/2016 08:36PM
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Can I cover the back of the stepper motor

by ihaveworms
235 2 03/22/2016 12:46PM
Last Post by stephenrc

Stepper or brushed DC motor with sharp and fast turn

by viktor80
328 2 03/17/2016 04:18PM
Last Post by dc42

extruder acceleration/deceleration during printing

by friarfish
464 3 03/12/2016 05:52AM
Last Post by friarfish

buying parts for auto leveling

by zkent
310 3 03/01/2016 02:08PM
Last Post by zkent

How to calculate stepper motor power requirement?

by plankton
11,250 6 02/19/2016 03:45PM
Last Post by dc42