Questions tagged [repetier]

Repetier and repetier.com are projects concerned with 3D printer software. 'Repetier' is usually use synonymous for repetier-firmware, which is a 3D printer firmware. Use the 'repetier-host' tag if your question is about the host software.

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Three RAMPS boards wasted by plugging in a heated bed

I have a DIY 3D printer. Everything works fine except the heated bed. When I plug my heated bed to the D8 terminal smoke comes out. This is my third RAMPS board that I have had this problem with. ...
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Sliced object losing all detail in Cura

I'm pretty new to 3D printing. I am using Repetier Host 2.6 with Slic3r (printer Geeetech i3 Pro B). When I slice detailed models I get issues like this as the slice result: This is the model in the ...
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ETA for print job showing negative in Repetier host

I'm using Repetier host 1.0.6, and ever since adding default retraction settings, the "ETA" showing during a print job is negative: It stays this way throughout the print job, which is no fun, since ...
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Slow speed of the delta 3D printer

I'm running a large delta 3D printer with Repetier firmware. The problem that is irritating me is that the speed of the carriages are too slow, like an old lady that is walking in a football field. ...
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Marlin 2.0.x bugfix 2nd extruder not working

I am using the SKR PRO board on a dual extruder 3D printer. I have tried Curaengine and Slic3r in Repetier-host. The printer firmware is handling the offset fine (it prints in the right spot for ...
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Delta Printer Homing Issue

Homing happens only when my X and Y max end-stops are triggered together. If only either of the one is triggered, then the Repetier window is showing an error. I'm using Marlin 2.0.x and the end-...
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Print from SD and connect to serial host at the same time

I am wondering if it is possible to print with a 3D printer from an SD card and connect to a serial host at the same time. I want to use the Marlin M118 serial ...
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Baud rate for Ender 3 on Repetier Host (Debian)

Trying to set up Repetier host for Ender 3 on Debian. The /dev/ttyUSBx is found via dmesg, this value goes in config -> printer ...
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No extrusion, but manual extrusion works

I just bought and build my first 3d printer (HE3D K280 with Marlin) and I'm encountering some problems with Cura 4 and Repetier. When I load and slice a part, the printer does not extrude anything ...
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How do I calibrate temperature control in a Repetier firmware?

I have built a 3D printer using RAMPS 1.4. I am trying to raise the hotend temperature over 180 °C. But I can hardly get to 100 °C in 60 minutes. I applied power directly to the ...
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How to connect a Geeetech Prusa I3 Pro B to Repetier-Host on mac

My y-axis is running in reverse and slamming into the front of the machine. This is not ideal for my needs. I need to connect to it with the Repetier-Host software to fix this, and in general. This ...
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MKS board losing power after endstop installation

I just bought an MKS gen v1.3, and everything on it works fine except for when I plug in the endstops. My X endstop works perfectly in every endstop outlet, but when I plug in my Z and Y endstops, the ...
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Export firmware as a .hex

Because .hex files can be installed without any need of an Arduino (serving as an ISP) to flash the firmware on Creality machines I was wondering, if firmware ...
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Perplexing Y-axis shifting problem - only in positive y direction, and only on moves of a very specific radius

I'm running a RepRap based ORDBOT Hadron on Repetier firmware version 1.0 that I built from a kit. I've slowly worked out the kinks but this one is an utter doozy. Basically I occasionally get ...
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Homing a stepper motor as an extruder using E0/E1 with an limit switch and end stop

Note: I have extended my question as some of you mentioned that the question is not clear. I am using a RAMPS 1.4 board with an Arduino mega 2560. I need to drive a stepper motor as an extruder using ...
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Under extrusion towards the end of the print

I have really strange problem. Thing is that my print (first layer) started ok, not good nor perfect but ok and everything was going well but then all of a sudden, near the end of a print, quality ...
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Turn off heated bed in Repetier?

I have a printrbot simple metal with the heated bed upgrade. I think theirs a problem with my board, so long story short, I'm just trying to print without actually heating up the bed. The problem I am ...
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3D printer stepper motors only going one direction and skipping in the other

I have built a couple of 3d printers now and I'm having a little trouble with one I'm currently on. I frankensteined this one with two of my other printers that I had built. I took the Arduino mega ...
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How to switch E0 to E1 for extruder?

I have a K280 3D printer with a MKS V1.5 and Repetier firmware. I’ve damaged the transistor associated with E0 (3rd one on the right) and so that means I need to avoid that. I’ve decided to switch to ...
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Prusa I3x and repetier host heat problems

I've saved settings in the slicer for pla and abs, set the default bed temp to 90 and extruder to 185. No matter what settings I select to print with, the bed temp sets to 110 and the extruder to 230 ...
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Can't connect printer to repetier-server on RPI3

I'm struggling to connect a K8200 printer to a rpi3 running repetier-server 0.86.2 armhf. Everything works fine on a PC with the 0.86.2 windows version, but on the Rpi i'm stuck on the second step of ...
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Is Marlin capable to work with binary gcode?

I want to use a binary protocol like repetier. Can Marlin work with this?
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Prusa i3 Linux Mint Slic3r install problem

New to this domain, I got my prusa i3 last week and finished assemblage. Repetier params in Linux Mint 18 are ok too. I'm now trying to launch slic3r for the first time but I got this error launching ...
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How should I go about printing easily removable rafts?

I have had a 3d printer for a while now, and I have a lot of the quality settings dialed in pretty well, but one thing that constantly bugs me is removing the raft from my finished prints. I am using ...
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Delta printer distortion

I have make a little test with 4 dots aligned with A tower, B and C tower. Distance W and S are the same in the stl but not in the print. I have tried diferent values of diagonal root but S always is ...
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How do I decrypt messages on my Repetier firmware?

I need to send a complex password to my machine. The machine needs to decrypt it and run it. I have not found enough resources for such an operation. More detailed description: I am developing a ...
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Building new Repetier firmware for a delta printer (D-force)

So my printer's calibration got screwed after a sudden reboot and since the current firmware (0.92.6) is licensed, I cannot edit it. So I'm building a new one. These are the controller boards of my ...
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Help with Repetier firmware variables (Dimension Dual Delta - J Group Robotics)

So I'm finally building a new firmware (Repetier) since my current one can't be edited. It is a Delta printer and is explained in detail here: Help with Repetier firmware (probably locked and licensed)...
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Help with Repetier firmware (probably locked and licensed)

I'm in the process of tweaking the firmware (Repetier 0.92.6) because of some problems mentioned here: Delta printer printing incorrect dimensions in X and Y directions. Z dimensions are correct But ...
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Delta printer printing incorrect dimensions in X and Y directions. Z dimensions are correct

I had to pause an ongoing print (because of complicated reasons) and that caused the printer to reboot (I don't know why). When it rebooted, the Z extents were screwed up. I know this because when I ...
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Can I repurpose the ISP pins in the lower right corner of the Melzi board?

Background: I have many years of experience with AVR and ARM Cortex PLCs and I feel very comfortable using them in projects but I am not an EE or SE. So, if I make a mistake or misunderstand something,...
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Initial auto-leveling configuration

I'm near the end of a full electronics swap of a dead 3d printer. I'm using an MKS Gen 1.4 board with Repetier firmware. This is my first try at attempting to set up auto-leveling from scratch. I'...
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Print failing when connecting mains loads

I am running the SeeMeCNC customized version of Repetier on a Rostock Max V2. I have experienced this problem with both the stock configuration along with an E3D The Chimera. Sometimes, when I am ...
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G-code firmware for handheld plotter (Arduino)

I'd like to build a plotter to work without a PC (power supply by battery). Plotter will write only several numbers on a card (really short G-code). Do you know any firmware, which can be easily ...
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First layer - not even infill

I'm using Repetier and Slic3r and it is printing a gap between the perimeter and infill on the first layer. Also, the infill is lifting (as in photo). Any advise?
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Adjusting Bed Temp values on Monoprice/Wanhao I3 (Repetier Firmware)

I have a Monoprice Maker Select, which is a rebranded Wanhao Duplicator I3 V2 (Prusa clone). I've found that the heated bed temperature values on the LCD are incorrect. The heater works, and the ...
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Distortion calibration on XY plane in Repetier

I built a delta 3d printer (like a mini Kossel) and now I'm trying to calibrate it. I made all the horizontal and vertical bars myself with wood and I bought angle joints (between bars) made with 3D ...
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Trying to flash Davinci XYZ 1.0, nothing but black bars

I get nothing but black bars and "Unknown USB Device" from Windows 10. This is after a failed flash that was otherwise going directly according to plan. This Davinci has been nothing but frustration ...
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Bed leveling method not working with Repetier firmware 0.92.9?

I homebuilt a delta 3D printer (like Kossel mini) with a Z probe near the hotend with manual deploy and RAMPS 1.4 board: I configured the Repetier firmware with the online tool; All my endstops (...
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Repetier Host stops sending commands to printer when switching Windows user

I'm running Repetier Host v1.6.1 with Repetier Firmware v0.92.9. My computer is running Windows 7 Pro SP1, 64-bit. If I set a print going via USB then switch to another user (note: I do not log out),...
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Offset in X or Y axis

How can I set an offset in y or x axis so that I can move the position of my printed object. I have tried doing this with so many options in Repetier, and in Slic3r, and still nothing, please, have ...
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Prusa XI3 not printing correctly with Repetier Host

I have a HE3D Prusa XI3 Specs are linked here. Its came with a MK8 Extruder, and I ordered the 0.3mm nozzle with it. I have Repetier v.91 loaded onto the printer right now, and Repetier-Host v1.5.4 ...