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Steel Fisher v1.5 is coming

I used Original Prusa i3 MK2 to print ABS parts. All printed ABS parts Replaced 12 balls Latest firmware: ReprapFirmware dc42 1.17d , DuetWebControl 1.14 Duet Web Control 1.14 It now monitors CPU temperature.  During print the CPU temperature stayes  … Continue reading

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Power meter

Parts: Single plug socket x1 Circuit breaker x1 Plug with three wires x1 Two wires, 30 cm Power meter x1 Wood piece x1 50 mm screw x6 20 mm Short screw x2 Zip-tie x2 (I used a AC 80-260V 100A … Continue reading

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Extreme tests of Steel Fisher

I’m preparining a 3D Farm business. So I’ve been printing difficult models that takes many hours with delicacy. 0.1 mm layer height, 33 hours, KISSlicer 0.1 mm layer height, 17 hours, KISSlicer Lea http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:620461 13 hours, KISSlicer 12 hours 49 … Continue reading

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Two Voronoi cats

(10/28/2016) I used Meshmixer to add manual support. The Voronoi cat model took two hours and thirty minutes. Slic3r 1.2.9 to generate a gcode file without support. Filament: eSun PLA+ 1.75 mm Temperaure: 185 C Printing speed: 25 mm/s (Perimeters) … Continue reading

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Original Prusa i3 MK2 – ongoing review

Installed granite base (02/08/2017) Dimension of the granite plate: 400x400x30 mm Weight: 13 kg (2.75 g/cm^3) It dampens vibration and reduces noise. 10/20/2016  PINDA probe, live Z calibration, Z-offset and temperature http://shop.prusa3d.com/forum/improvements-f14/pinda-probe-live-z-calibration-z-offset-and-temper-t2048.html So I got thinking on that and figured … Continue reading

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Steel Fisher – retraction calibration

I was printing a big model that has heavy support. It had a lot of retraction and during the printing, the nozzle hit a piece, dislocated, then spewing filament in the air. Two hours and 46 minutes of work wasted. … Continue reading

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Anti-vibration foot

Original Prusa i3 MK2 The printing quality is outstanding. I really like it. http://www.prusa3d.com/wp-content/uploads/i3-antivib.zip I gonna modify the model so that I’ll put onn rubber piece between the foot and Y-axis rod.

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Original Prusa i3 MK2 – Todo list?

Firmware upgrade GNU/Linux Users, you can upload hex file using avrdude. – Install arduino from your distro repos (Tested on Ubuntu 12.04) – Download your new firmware for your board from: http://www.prusa3d.com/drivers/ – Extract – Open a terminal and cd … Continue reading

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Original Prusa i3 MK2 – calibration and first printed object

XYZ Calibration compromised. Front calibration points not reachable. The solution of this error, the user manual says Move the left / right Y threaded rods in the Z frame away from you This is wrong.  I had to pull the … Continue reading

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Built an Original Prusa i3 MK2.

Now I have two RepRap 3D Printers. The left side is one day old Prusa i3 MK2, the right side is RepRapPro Fisher Beta, which I replaced most acrylic parts with steel and aluminum and named it Steel Fisher. After … Continue reading

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