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October 8th, 2018

My printer is run by a hamster!

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Can a STL be ‘flexed’ before the slicing?

Sorry about the title, but I didn't know how to state it otherwise. I need to print a belt for a toy. I have a soft-PLA, the smallest gear diameter is 2cm, so that should work. But: the whole belt, when I design it in Fusion360 in a circle, does not fit on my built plate. I need to 'flex' …Continue reading →

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Here is a fully 3D printed clonetrooper cosplay for ECCC2018!

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Thoughts on Ender 3 hotend shroud with two stock blowers.

Hello, I was thinking of designing a compact shroud for the Ender 3 hotend. I've seen some designs but they are bulky and use the 5015/5020 blowers. I was thinking of getting an extra stock blower as I like them because they are slim and quiet. And with both on each side of the heatsink, getting air from the heatsink. …Continue reading →

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My printers used to be the same at one time

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Wanhao Duplicator i3 Plus Mk2 woes

Before I begin, my apologies for the wall o text. It's been a long week trying to fix this issue and I'm at my wit's end. Plus I'm sort of a noob at this hobby. ​ We got our aforementioned printer a few weeks ago, and out of the box, it was printing like a dream with stock settings. We …Continue reading →

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Deadpool printed with ABS

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XTC-3D users

After more thay 6 month. My pieces with XTC-3D continue smell like perfume… I sanded some parts and my sander machine smell equal. Is it normal? submitted by /u/bwscolt [link] [comments] from 3D printing news https://ift.tt/2IIvgiT via RSS

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Halloween Poison Apple for the wife’s desk

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So I broke the filament and now it’s stuck in there.. Before you say “use the unload feature!” It doesn’t come out, the motor doesn’t turn but I can hear it’s trying. Even with nozzle heated fully I couldn’t even pull it out. (That’s what broke it) this if the second time the filament got stuck.

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