Questions tagged [creality]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2 votes
1 answer
26 views

Creality Ender 6 Heating Failed

There is a message on my Ender 6 that is telling my that my heating failed. This happened last night in the middle of a print. I have cycled the power like the screen says but the nozzle does not heat ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
32 views

What is the 4pin connector next to this USB on the Creality 4.2.3 board?

What is the 4pin connector next to this USB on the Creality 4.2.3 board?
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
37 views

What is the type of motion system of the Ender 5 called?

It's not CoreXY, it's not H-Bot and it's definitly not a bedslinger. What do you call this type of motion system?
user avatar
  • 145
1 vote
1 answer
190 views

What is this 4 pin header on the Creality 4.2.3 board?

What might these 4 pins be on the Creality 4.2.3 board be? The silkscreen says G SC SD V It is next to the pin header for the LCD, so I suspect it is either a ...
user avatar
  • 201
0 votes
0 answers
38 views

Ender 5 Pro - Extruder stops spinning entirely

I have an Ender 5 Pro (CR Touch installed) and all of a sudden I was getting under extrusion, and then I tried to check the E-steps. When I try to extrude filament from the move axis menu, the stepper ...
user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
45 views

Unusual printing after upgrading

So I've just done a full upgrade to my machine in by no means a beginner but this issue is stumping me, and a few other veterans that I've asked. Steps Completed: E-Steps extruding a perfect 100 mm ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
123 views

What filament would be best for Creality's Ender 3 v2?

What would the best filament for an Ender 3 V2 be? I don't mind about the look but I would like for you to be able to bridge with it and for it to be reasonably cheap. If possible could you give ...
user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
4k views

How to tell if I have TMC2208 or A4988 Drivers on Creality Silent V4.2.3 Board?

I have a new Creality Ender 2 Pro with a Creality 4.2.3 mainboard. I'm attempting to compile Marlin to fix a bug. How can I tell what driver chips I have on this board? I've narrowed it down to likely ...
user avatar
  • 201
1 vote
0 answers
30 views

Axes no longer moving Ender 5 Plus

The printer was working fine until the nozzle jammed, so I cleaned it out but accidentally unplugged the BLTouch. I plugged it straight back in again but now none of the axes will move at all, not ...
user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
0 answers
36 views

Creality 1.2.3 does not recognize M140 and 104?

For some reason, the Creality Slicer 1.2.3 ignores the M140 and M104 commands completely, even if I put them at the very ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
1k views

HALOT BOX makes objects with support move up

I'm trying to slice some models using the default HALOT BOX software from Creality, which comes with the Halot One resin 3D printer. I've oriented them at 45 degrees, and am using supports. When I ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
122 views

Resin layer for adhesion: how should I do it?

Backstory: Like quite a lot of people here, I'm having problems with parts adhering to the build plate of a resin printer. I've tried everything that I can think of: cleaning & re-sanding the ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
66 views

Creality CR 6 SE firmware

I recently bought Creality CR 6 SE, I learned there are third party firmware available, I want to know which one is best known for CR-6
user avatar
  • 121
0 votes
0 answers
113 views

Ender 3 V2 bed slanted

I'm at a loss I have no idea what to do, I've tried everything I can think of. I've fixed my x-axis gantry, added silicon bed mounts, used washers, straightened out my BLTouch but still this is the ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
274 views

How to restore languages to Creality CR-6 SE after firmware update?

I have been battling print issues since my purchase of a new Creality CR-6 SE. I chose to do a firmware upgrade to see if it's perhaps a patched issue. I used the Creality Download page and downloaded ...
user avatar
  • 11
2 votes
1 answer
254 views

Is it possible to run 2 Ender 3's off one power supply?

I have 2 Ender 3's and I am limited to wall sockets to power both the printers at the same time. So I was wondering if it was possible to wire both the printers to a single PSU? As the printer uses a ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
315 views

Creality 10S 3D fan speed settings and bed temperature

What fan speed should I use with PLA? Do I need to manually set the fan speed in ‘Control’? Also, on the filament cartridge Bed Temp is listed: "No heat/60-80 °C". Does this mean heating the ...
user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
0 answers
51 views

Problem with jitters with Ender 3

Recently I realized that I have been getting jitter-like rough surfaces on round parts of my models from my Ender 3. The jitters happen on the sides of the model, so the jitters would be happening in ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
1k views

How to wire 5 V proximity sensor Ender 3 V2?

I’ve got this proximity sensor which is a 5 V, it doesn’t say it can be used over 5 V. Can I use a buck converter or is it possible to wire it up direct to a 5 V source on the Ender 3 V2? What I don’t ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
202 views

What kind of thermal paste do I need for a heatbed thermistor?

I've got a new heatbed. The current heatbed has a screw in the middle of the bed with some kind of thermal paste (feels like silicone). Somebody on reddit said that it is very unlikely silicone, ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
213 views

Not moving on X and Y axis

TL;DR I moved the printer head slightly without turning off the system and now only the Z-axis stepper motors work. I recently purchased an Ender 5 Plus. I managed to get three prints done and then ...
user avatar
  • 1
4 votes
2 answers
14k views

Ender 3 Pro will not auto home correctly after mainboard & BLTouch upgrades

I made two updates to my Ender 3 Pro: Silent Mainboard and BLTouch. My printer head is way out of sync now. After I Auto Home, it moves along the X-axis to the left, hits the stop switch & moves ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
125 views

Mid-print issue, extruder issue?

I have succumbed to asking the community for assistance. I've been scratching my head and lost many late nights and time trying to figure out what is going on with my 3D printer. Please see the image ...
user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
5k views

Is Creality Ender 3 V2 Supposed To Come With Board V 4.2.2?

I recently purchased a Creality Ender 3 V2 ~1 month ago, and just yesterday installed a BLTouch. When looking at the motherboard, I noticed my board version is 4.2.2. Isn't the Ender 3 V2 supposed to ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
1k views

CR6-SE fails to heat hotend to set point

TL;DR - Please help me rebuild my CR-6 SE so that I can move on Here's a link to the latest issue that I had to make proof of in a video: CR6-SE failed Basically, it's failing to reach/maintain ...
user avatar
  • 47
-2 votes
2 answers
2k views

Creality Ender 6 Heating failed error [closed]

I got this message from my Creality Ender 6 printer. Now every time I want to print, or when it heats up, the printer gives me this message. Can anyone please help with this?
user avatar
3 votes
0 answers
311 views

Difference between Creality V2.1/V2.2 boards? Where to find datasheets?

I can't find an official datasheet for either board. Does anyone know where to find this information? Something that has max voltages, pinouts, etc. Also, what's the difference between the V2.1 and ...
user avatar
  • 667