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2 Color printing with out 2 heads.

by IOWOLF
218 7 05/31/2016 09:48AM
Last Post by IOWOLF

Another arrangement for a 3D printer from a plotter (Axidraw)

by lkcl
172 1 05/24/2016 10:19AM
Last Post by lkcl

Stepper with good torque/acceleration for a corexy?

by pieri70
250 6 05/23/2016 11:29PM
Last Post by pieri70

Accurate, heavy duty timing belt

by pugzor
298 5 05/23/2016 11:17AM
Last Post by cozmicray

X Motor position

by hagensieker
112 3 05/21/2016 03:38PM
Last Post by hagensieker

extruder won't run

by Jagtech
132 7 05/20/2016 03:41PM
Last Post by Jagtech

Noozle size and speed

by Tinchus
135 6 05/18/2016 12:13PM
Last Post by dc42

Y stepper or Extruder making music?

by friarfish
185 6 05/18/2016 07:01AM
Last Post by friarfish

High Resolution Extruder Help

by milner
652 26 05/15/2016 11:24AM
Last Post by VDX

Larger Bed (420x420) - Will this work? Attachments

by Bundybear1981
472 10 05/14/2016 02:39AM
Last Post by pugzor

Lead Screw usage for X and Y axes   (Pages: 1 2 3 4)

by tobben
2,777 100 05/09/2016 02:03AM
Last Post by deaconfrost

Hydraulics...need help finding'm

by WalkerMaker
147 3 05/06/2016 08:23AM
Last Post by stephenrc

what's the current best engineering practice for stopping lead screw lateral travel?

by lkcl
335 21 05/05/2016 11:38AM
Last Post by JamesK

CoreXY+ idea / design review request

by lkcl
270 4 05/04/2016 09:55AM
Last Post by lkcl

Extruders compatibility

by fucho
138 2 05/03/2016 04:34PM
Last Post by cozmicray

Spectra line drive Attachments

by eslavko
178 3 04/29/2016 04:47AM
Last Post by eslavko

filament unrivaled off roll

by Jagtech
158 5 04/26/2016 05:21AM
Last Post by Jagtech

SINGLE SHEET frame vs BOX frame Attachments

by xdarko
269 2 04/24/2016 09:44PM
Last Post by eggman

push rods

by Delta32
260 5 04/09/2016 02:15PM
Last Post by dc42

usb cable for ramps 1.4

by Jagtech
244 7 04/08/2016 08:53AM
Last Post by Anonymous User

Drilling on heated bed Attachments

by Iason Giraud
237 2 04/05/2016 01:24AM
Last Post by Genie

"Practical" maximum size of cantilevered bed?

by The Mechanic
262 3 04/04/2016 09:59PM
Last Post by The Mechanic

Hot end ( nozzel) dragging across bed

by Jagtech
192 13 04/04/2016 12:38PM
Last Post by Jagtech

gt2 pully on leadscrew

by tenij000
187 2 04/04/2016 09:50AM
Last Post by george4657

How can I cut a lead screw in half?

by WalkerMaker
261 5 04/02/2016 05:23PM
Last Post by bdurbrow

MGN12 from Alliexpress

by mgiaco
713 15 04/02/2016 02:53AM
Last Post by Anonymous User

Removing gears from steppers

by ksmith5135
9,591 24 04/02/2016 02:27AM
Last Post by Anonymous User

homing postion

by Novo
262 9 03/31/2016 12:27PM
Last Post by Novo

Why should I use a geared extruder?confused smiley

by WalkerMaker
347 3 03/30/2016 04:27PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

won't compile

by Jagtech
113 4 03/28/2016 10:53AM
Last Post by FA-MAS