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by ofloveandhate
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

i'm super pumped, too!!! thanks for the invitation to the group, but i don't use facebook -- we have philosophical differences. any one else is free to post stuff about my work, tho. unless the issue pops back up with absolute differences on, i am mentally marking this issue as solved. i'll post bac...
by ofloveandhate
Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

another success with absolute extruder distances!!! video: https://youtu.be/7BCaq2k_oJk pic: https://i.imgur.com/d6STPnb.jpg a little problem at the top. caused due to top layers being set to 0 for that process in simplify3d. (6 processes used total, to reduce the amount of plastic used by varying t...
by ofloveandhate
Sat Feb 03, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

another success of the same seepferdchen yesterday to today. slicing and printing another large one. third time's the charm!
by ofloveandhate
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

i successfully printed it last night. absolute extrusion. see www.duet3d.com/forum/thread.php?pid=37620 for the ongoing discussion.
by ofloveandhate
Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

are you thinking that a low-tech solution would be to cut a piece and stuff it suspended in the air between the board and the plate? should be easy enough. i found the material, http://www.coroplast.com/catalog/firewall-frb/, but where would i buy it from? this place http://corrugatedplastics.net/Fl...
by ofloveandhate
Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

i like the idea of a heatbreak. any ideas?
by ofloveandhate
Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

great advice, thanks!!!
by ofloveandhate
Mon Jan 29, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

another thought i had -- maybe i should put a fan on the duet? is the board overheating?

https://www.duet3d.com/wiki/Connecting_ ... uring_fans
by ofloveandhate
Mon Jan 29, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

in this firmware, do we prefer relative or absolute extrusions in generated gcode?
by ofloveandhate
Mon Jan 29, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Print Defects
Topic: extruder motor stops turning
Replies: 83
Views: 9368

Re: extruder motor stops turning

it seemed so at first, but no, my fans work fine. that post was about heat creep, which is not what i am experiencing.