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    You tell me. Make a huge gap without pressing...

    You tell me. Make a huge gap without pressing CAL2 and see where it gaps to. This is what sets the initial gap in Auto-gap.
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    Go through the maintenance routine and set the...

    Go through the maintenance routine and set the default gap there (CAL1). I give it an extra 3mm just to make sure it never crashes... or 5mm gap for my glass plate conversion (magnets below the...
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    I can give you the BFB file now that I can decode...

    I can give you the BFB file now that I can decode it easily...

    The chip carriers are here on the forum somewhere as STL... and so is the remote spool holder...
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    PTFE! LOL If you need me to test the TL...

    PTFE! LOL

    If you need me to test the TL series tubing, I'd be happy to :)

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    Zugok, I have a couple of alternatives options depending on what you want to do for spool...
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    We should talk. And I should put a video...

    We should talk. And I should put a video together. There are a few caveats to consider on the best solution.
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    No one wants to pay attention to this but it is...

    No one wants to pay attention to this but it is real. Your Bowden tube is likely the culprit.

    The drive motor should not get hot in the least. I have replaced the fan for the drive motor, but...
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    Try the 3D Solutech. They'll send you samples. ...

    Try the 3D Solutech. They'll send you samples.
    Behaves very much like 3DS filament. They are vibrant colors. And its cheap enough!
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    200 microns. Rendered this from a "contour map"...

    200 microns. Rendered this from a "contour map" site. Z-exaggerated by 5X.
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    Or you can tighten the screws a little more......

    Or you can tighten the screws a little more... most of my printers didn't have these completely bottomed out.
    But yes, undressing your printer does help.
    Just be careful because some of the...
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    I have been buying the same PC4-M5 nickel plated...

    I have been buying the same PC4-M5 nickel plated tube fittings from the same supplier on Amazon for quite a while now.
    My last order came, threw them in a box and thought nothing of it.

    Went to...
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    2410 Crater Lake, OR

    2410
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    Do you happened to have a mud-room? Typically...

    Do you happened to have a mud-room? Typically the bathroom or the broom closet near the back door of the house.
    I have 2 doors between there and the living room and it seems to work okay.
    same...
  13. By a $1. Amazon takes forever to process orders....

    By a $1. Amazon takes forever to process orders. I don't do Prime. And hitting the free shipping minimums is how I get so much extra filament... only to have to send it back.

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    There is a nasty layer of serious double stick...

    There is a nasty layer of serious double stick glue under there!
    Even with Xylene, it took hours to clean up... and Xylene is a serious neurotoxin!
    Gloves, stiff breeze level ventilation, and a...
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    There is no need to heat it, or at least, heat it...

    There is no need to heat it, or at least, heat it much less. You can bypass the "stick me" heat and just go for "don't curl on me" heat.
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    Confirmed that the Cube 3 doesn't care about the...

    Confirmed that the Cube 3 doesn't care about the writing or the surface of the orange LokBuild with black text. It levels, calibrates, and gaps perfectly.

    there really is no way to level manually...
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    True, the glue itself has some level of...

    True, the glue itself has some level of unmanageable thickness. Sometimes it just comes down to "good enough".
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    Yes, the tape is generic to any non-heated build...

    Yes, the tape is generic to any non-heated build plate. If heated. I don't know what happens to the glue on the tape.
    The filament sticks better to the tape than the tape sticks to the plate, so...
  19. Thread: Z-ticks

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    Listen for the ticks as the print goes front to...

    Listen for the ticks as the print goes front to back...

    https://photos.app.goo.gl/LQROeSKU5PjXAtwE2

    After some serious adjusting, I got it down to 1 tick in front-back and 2 ticks left to right...
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    Oh ya... carbon lumps! I thought it may be a...

    Oh ya... carbon lumps!

    I thought it may be a sliver but when I cleaned the nozzle, it was bits and bits!

    My best guess is that dust getting on the spool makes it into the nozzle and begins to...
  21. Thread: Z-ticks

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    Z-ticks

    Not a bug but an artifact of auto-leveling... Look for it on your favorite prints.

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    I had mentioned this before in unrelated posts but now I have evidence.

    My printer is doing a lot of...
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    Oh yea, very water soluble. But PLA and ABS just...

    Oh yea, very water soluble. But PLA and ABS just love this particular tape.
    I went out of my way to get 4 rolls at 1-7/8" wide from Amazon.

    And I've tried them all!

    Got a better deal than...
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    How insanely coincidental that your parts have...

    How insanely coincidental that your parts have the same phenomena I am chasing now.

    I suspect it is a piece of Teflon that made it to the nozzle.
    The tell-tale is the "splitting" of a single line...
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    I have blue tape adhering to my parts after...

    I have blue tape adhering to my parts after printing and peeling from the plate... a little water and it is clean.
    This is a very specific blue tape as not all blue tapes behave the same.
    2383...
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    Thanks!

    Thanks!
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