I constantly get a jammed extruder. On longer prints more likely than on shorter prints. Short means the 20mmBox.stl from the Essential Calibration Set on Thingiverse. When it comes to printing the Y-drive replacement made by MacAttak for the TwoUp it jams. I took the fan that normaly cools the filament and the extruder nozzle […]
Finally I got the PLA stick to my heated bed (50°C) with the use of Elkos Hairspray for 0,90€. After the first layer my prints went off on the x axis. See picture below. My filament hangs just there as it is a 5m long piece I cut off the big spool. After holding the […]
While putting together my Two Up 3D printer I did not want to glue the x-axis belt to the extruder head so it could be removed easily later on. I used two small zip ties to connect the extruder head to the belt.
So after printing my first pink “cube” I discovered the 0.5mm-thin-wall.stl. This are basically just 4 walls with a layer thickness depending on your settings. It is named 0.5 mm b/c of the printer it was designed for but this can be used on every other printer. So I made three prints on my QB-UP […]