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    Today, 08:43 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Universal Hub in Cube3
    It definitely shouldn't do that, and yes, this is likely due to the stock cartridge. This is the exact reason I considered my orange cartridge bad,...
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    Today, 05:43 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Universal Hub in Cube3
    Love to see a success! :) The bottoms of the nozzles shouldn't be weak. Were these printed with the stock bowden tube? That is where I...
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    Today, 02:59 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Universal Hub in Cube3
    If you were stateside, I'd be happy to send you a couple of cogs. That is definitely a sign something is working way to hard. Rounded out of the...
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    Yesterday, 07:54 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Universal Hub in Cube3
    Excellent out-of-box thinking on the nozzle tip :) I did see someone on Facebook carve one out of brass. Never heard the results of that effort....
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    Yesterday, 12:17 AM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Universal Hub in Cube3
    Sweet! 1st of all, you never need to splice the two tubes for my processes. I remember this method from the Fugatech video. I will say that...
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    07-13-2018, 10:21 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Universal Hub in Cube3
    Nice work! Love the color! And yes, I made the M6 threaded tubenuts to try them out but I suspect the original nuts work just as well to bind those...
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    07-12-2018, 04:55 PM
    Yea, working on it :) Which filament ended up working? I might have to go back to the Fun Packs.
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    07-10-2018, 07:55 AM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Universal Hub in Cube3
    I hate loosing track of my own threads... :rolleyes: Been busy converting all the parts in the scrap pile. I am definitely enjoying the Back 2...
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    07-09-2018, 03:08 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread The Printing Lounge in Cube3
    Instant paint, indeed! - - - - - - - - - - Good ABS vs. bad ABS... On top is the clear filament from 3D Solutech which they replaced...
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    07-06-2018, 08:14 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread The Printing Lounge in Cube3
    hahaha... no, other hobby is recumbent trikes. This is one of those "...forgotten more than you will ever know..." category. Also known as CRS,...
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    07-06-2018, 06:15 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread The Printing Lounge in Cube3
    Now I feel like an idiot... Turns out that common bicycle wheel spokes are 2mm exactly. Do you know how many bicycle spokes I have! :)
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    06-29-2018, 04:55 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Nozzle hole size? in Cube3
    Nice! I can see uses for those in several projects :) When I clean the nozzle, I very carefully heat the tip with a torch lighter moving the...
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    06-29-2018, 04:35 AM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Nozzle hole size? in Cube3
    The wire I use is 0.30mm . I considered the size ~0.45mm for the aperture but others have said it is as small as 0.40mm.
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    06-28-2018, 04:20 AM
    TommyDee replied to a thread Daily Print Sagas in Cube3
    Your nose :) It smelled a little like ABS but yes, it seems they forgot to clean the augur between an ABS and PLA run. I am sure someone makes a...
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    06-28-2018, 04:07 AM
    Good to know John. Just finished up a build of the cartridge. I'm pretty happy with this too :) In case you want an ABS bulkhead......
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    06-27-2018, 06:05 AM
    I think I finally got an ABS print of the new nozzle housing. I used the yellow Inland ABS after some serious de-moisturizing. Even made the...
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    06-26-2018, 02:01 AM
    Interesting comment, however; Once you've used the printer for a while after the 'upgrade', it stops caring about 100% chips. I suspect it fills...
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    06-25-2018, 06:39 PM
    (don't forget about the 100% cartridge limitation...)
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    06-25-2018, 04:31 PM
    Which version did you install? There is a version 1.1 floating out there that is not stable. Only V1.0 is sanctioned. If you need a slightly...
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    06-20-2018, 03:48 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread The Printing Lounge in Cube3
    Good to know, thanks. - - - - - - - - - - Interesting new finding: I've been busy converting a lot of old hub parts to B2B cartridges....
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    06-20-2018, 06:36 AM
    TommyDee replied to a thread The Printing Lounge in Cube3
    Never knew that. Where can I find a laser toxin risk list?
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    06-20-2018, 02:56 AM
    This is not normal MM. You're an old salt on the EE side, right? What do we do when something just inexplicably quits? ... ..
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    06-19-2018, 09:47 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread T14-t24 in Cube3
    Check that your nozzle is fully seated in the heater. This is managed by the push nut on the stainless tube. I originally got this error from...
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    06-19-2018, 04:25 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread The Printing Lounge in Cube3
    Good question. The spool is the only thing marked and it is marked -triangle-7, >PC<. I'm going to assume all the parts are PC. A laser edge...
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    06-18-2018, 03:53 PM
    TommyDee replied to a thread The Printing Lounge in Cube3
    Rotary tool cutoff wheel and sanding drum. - - - - - - - - - - Again, I recommend a scroll saw or copping saw just to manage particles.
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    06-18-2018, 12:37 AM
    Anytime :)
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    06-18-2018, 12:05 AM
    thank you very much
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    06-17-2018, 10:37 PM
    I still haven't found a universal setting. But do know that you can make your own supports within the dialog. The Cube 3 is overhang-tolerant...
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    06-17-2018, 05:57 PM
    What is the configuration you use to put the supports? what of angle thresh, contact tol, etc
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    06-17-2018, 12:36 AM
    I have not found a good use for Cube Print 4.03 supports. Normally they are too dense. I use MeshMixer to create supports or I design them in...
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