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How to wire P.I.N.D.A. v2 to an SKR V1.3 board?

TL;DR To answer your question how (by assuming you have a 4 pins PINDA v2 sensor) to connect the sensor to your board, you have 2 options: Do not connect the white wire and treat the sensor as you ...
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Noise cancelling Chiron Y-axis

Have you tried a concrete tile for garden with foam below it? Check https://www.cnckitchen.com/blog/reduce-your-3d-printing-noise-with-a-concrete-paver The same is on ...
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I can't figure out how to name this problem or solve it

Conclusion So I found my mistake: It was the E-Steps I did wrong it over extruded. The best E-Steps per mm are 92 for me. The mistake took place because I took my E-step number from a Video Tutorial ...
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Why would all of the Ender 5 Pro's axis motors (X, Y and Z) stop being able to move (all at once)?

The Creality V1.1.5 board was fried. I replaced it with a BIGTREETECH SKR MINI E3 V2.0 32BIT CONTROLLER. After struggling to find a corresponding firmware for the Ender 5 pro, the axis motors worked ...
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I can't figure out how to name this problem or solve it

I'm an Ender 3 Pro user and I've been through almost every problem this machine has. If you are on original hotend and Bowden style extruder, then first try the hot end PTFE fix What the picture may ...
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What UART port to use for RPi GPIO pins on an SKR v1.3 board

If you followed the video verbatim then the pins file will be wrong, because he's changing the pins based on an MKS Gen 1.4 and not the SKR 1.3. All pins on the SKR will look similar to P2_04, which ...
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Bigtreetech upload stalled after uncommented REPRAP_DISCOUNT_FULL_GRAPHIC_SMART_CONTROLLER

There is a temporary solution which I have found here, on the reprap forums, Re: Upload to the board failed after LCD enabled: An official fix has been posted. Grab the new ultralcd.cpp from [...
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Configure Marlin for tool changing system

Use a servo. This way you can use the digital pins to control it; or in your specific case PWM_PC9 Connect it to the expansion port and configure one of the digital ...
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How to access BIGTREETECH firmware

The previous answer is good, but here's one specific for Bigtreetech. Install platform.io. I use the command-line interface (CLI) Modify your marlin files. You can clone existiing firmware for your ...
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I can't figure out how to name this problem or solve it

I use the older 2018 model of the Ender3, and so far I have had only to replace some consumables and my extruder for an aluminium one, some nozzles, and one time a fresh Bowden, and I am golden. To me,...
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Ender 5 BlTouch Install

After some research, the BlTouch can be wired to the mainboard two different ways; the 2 pin wires (that were black and white in the kit I bought) are able to plug into the probe spot with the 3 pin ...
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Possible to get G34 auto align and IDEX with Ender 3 Pro and BTT E3 RRF?

The basic RRF board has a single Z driver which connects to two Z stepper sockets. In order to individually drive two steppers, you need an optional stepper driver like in a dedicated Z2 stepper ...
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Weird pattern on vertical surfaces on all prints

Seeing the infill from the outside is usually caused by having a thin wall or an incorrect wall thickness compared to your nozzle. Wall thickness should be a multiple of your nozzle diameter; so a .4 ...
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Why would all of the Ender 5 Pro's axis motors (X, Y and Z) stop being able to move (all at once)?

Usually, steppers not working can be found when the lines are broken. Often this is an unplugged Stepper, but OP checked that. That 3 steppers at once failed could indicate a bad firmware update, ...
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Z banding issue

So it looks like I finally resolved that issue. I compiled a complete new firmware based on the Marlin bugfix branch. Before I was working on the sources provided in the Bigtreetech GitHub. I started ...
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BLTouch not touching bed while leveling

I think I fixed everything. What I did is I used this guide <youtu.be/y_1Kg45APko> which was a guide by makes'n'breaks on setting the probe z-offset using pronterface and then reverted to the ...
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Ender 3 Pro + SKR mini E3 1.2 + BLtouch doesn't work with downloaded bin file

A) it tries to exceed the X limits and makes the loud clicking sound while performing the bed leveling. it even tries to move past the X end stop switch. This tells me that the firmware you use is ...
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3D printer homing issue, nozzle damaging the bed when printing

For some reason the Z axis finishes homing with the extruder 6 mm above the bed. If homing Z axes seems proper - i.e. nozzle is "touching" the bed during proces, and not going below the bed ...
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How to access BIGTREETECH firmware

Basics Firmware can be distributed in 2 ways: As a compiled file (for example as .hex). As an uncompiled repository (as in a preconfigured marlin distribution) that needs to be compiled at the users' ...
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Will the TMC2130 V3.0 stepper driver work with the Ramps 1.6 Plus board?

Well I found that I can use a DuPont cable to connect the diag1 pin to the right endstop There is also a beta functionality in the Marlin firmware I haven't tried: Just uncommenting ...
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OctoPrint won't stop my print with a pause

If you want to pause at the Octoprint command streaming level rather than at the printer level, have your slicer emit the Octoprint @pause command rather than real ...
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Prevent raising Z-axis after homing

Just solved my own problem. Instead of looking in Marlin for the command, I found out the reason it was lifting up quickly was because of a custom command embedded in the G-code by the slicer. I got ...
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BigTreeTech mini e3 V1.2 endstop installation

You do not need to connect the red (+) wire of the endstops. The controller board uses a technique to ensure the signal is 3.3 V or ground, see the top left schematics of this link (will insert ...
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Bigtreetech upload stalled after uncommented REPRAP_DISCOUNT_FULL_GRAPHIC_SMART_CONTROLLER

Marlin 2.0 is still very much in development. If you face issues like this and you're certain you haven't introduced any typos, try downloading the most current version of Marlin again (Github -> ...
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Bigtreetech upload stalled after uncommented REPRAP_DISCOUNT_FULL_GRAPHIC_SMART_CONTROLLER

Marlin 2.0.0 is in an Alpha state. 'Alpha' is a state before Beta, meaning, it's not hot off the presses, it isn't even off the presses. You need to go back to the most recent "stable" version of ...
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