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Hydraulics...need help finding'm

by WalkerMaker
190 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
543 21 05/05/2016 11:38AM
Last Post by JamesK

CoreXY+ idea / design review request

by lkcl
362 4 05/04/2016 09:55AM
Last Post by lkcl

Spectra line drive Attachments

by eslavko
263 3 04/29/2016 04:47AM
Last Post by eslavko

filament unrivaled off roll

by Jagtech
177 5 04/26/2016 05:21AM
Last Post by Jagtech

SINGLE SHEET frame vs BOX frame Attachments

by xdarko
309 2 04/24/2016 09:44PM
Last Post by eggman

push rods

by Delta32
285 5 04/09/2016 02:15PM
Last Post by dc42

usb cable for ramps 1.4

by Jagtech
291 7 04/08/2016 08:53AM
Last Post by Anonymous User

Drilling on heated bed Attachments

by Iason Giraud
268 2 04/05/2016 01:24AM
Last Post by Genie

"Practical" maximum size of cantilevered bed?

by The Mechanic
324 3 04/04/2016 09:59PM
Last Post by The Mechanic

Hot end ( nozzel) dragging across bed

by Jagtech
239 13 04/04/2016 12:38PM
Last Post by Jagtech

gt2 pully on leadscrew

by tenij000
223 2 04/04/2016 09:50AM
Last Post by george4657

How can I cut a lead screw in half?

by WalkerMaker
396 5 04/02/2016 05:23PM
Last Post by bdurbrow

Removing gears from steppers

by ksmith5135
10,457 24 04/02/2016 02:27AM
Last Post by Anonymous User

homing postion

by Novo
327 9 03/31/2016 12:27PM
Last Post by Novo

Why should I use a geared extruder?confused smiley

by WalkerMaker
420 3 03/30/2016 04:27PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

won't compile

by Jagtech
123 4 03/28/2016 10:53AM
Last Post by FA-MAS

Z axis not moving to next layer

by Jagtech
244 2 03/27/2016 12:47PM
Last Post by Jagtech

m5 nut motor side comes loose wen extruder goes down z axis p3steel

by tenij000
201 3 03/23/2016 09:33AM
Last Post by tenij000

Trouble with an MK8 extruder

by samuelk
259 2 03/22/2016 01:06AM
Last Post by samuelk

printing very thin filament in mini kossel Attachments

by inaali
197 2 03/20/2016 09:31AM
Last Post by stephenrc

New extruder calibration Attachments

by Albert MKossel
242 2 03/19/2016 08:26AM
Last Post by Albert MKossel

How can I start from scratch again?

by Jagtech
280 5 03/18/2016 08:49AM
Last Post by Jagtech

kinematics of bed plate adjustment

by rmlrn
299 6 03/15/2016 12:49PM
Last Post by Anonymous User

Best Value for SR20 Size Guide Rail

by makerparts
246 4 03/14/2016 06:19PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Another question about H-Bot vs CoreXY

by MrDoctorDIV
6,331 6 03/14/2016 01:13PM
Last Post by WalkerMaker

mosfet bad ?

by Jagtech
127 2 03/12/2016 10:15PM
Last Post by Dust

sad smileyExtruder Keeps jamming

by WClampitt1
303 6 03/11/2016 02:51PM
Last Post by WClampitt1

Z axis - screw opposite linear support?

by rmlrn
256 5 03/11/2016 10:47AM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Toy

by the_digital_dentist
195 5 03/08/2016 04:16AM
Last Post by MechaBits