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Questions relating to the resolution of print layers, that is prints parallel to the Z-plane.
Any questions related to 3D printer hardware, implying physical parts of the 3D printer or in the immediate vicinity of the 3D printer may be tagged with this tag
should involve the Bowden extruder - a type of FDM extruder that doesn't have the motor mounted to the printer's XY gantry.
Questions on the quality of the print material for FDM printers that comes in the form of filaments
For questions that concern the mechanical parts of 3D printing such as: frames, axes, pulleys, belt tension devices, etc.
Questions related to the use of the program OpenSCAD and how it relates to creating parts for 3D printing
For CAD related questions specific to the use of Fusion 360 by Autodesk
let the controller know the printer has reached the end of its travel in the home direction. Also known as a limit switch.
Similar to the print-quality tag, but for problems where the print fails completely rather than just producing a poor result. Please include photos and describe what steps you have taken to isolate th…
should be used for specific questions about specific issues involving the TEVO Tarantula 3D printer.
Questions related to the mechanical strength of a print, e.g. material strength, or finished part strengths
For questions, specifically, about the Kossel family of printers. Questions about Delta printers in general have their own tag.
Questions about the resolution of a 3D printer or 3D printed object
for specific questions related to the color of e.g. filament, powders or resins
For questions about rafts, the layers of plastic generally applied before the start of a printing operation to allow for easy removal of the finished print.
A part of a device which converts the current of the power network to the properties required by the device.
should involve a 3D printer that is manufactured by Monoprice and branded by the name MP Select Mini 3D Printer v1/v2/pro.
For questions regarding the repetier-host software used to send g-code commands to 3D printers
Enclosures of 3D printers can include simple self-made noise shielding housings up to professionally built heated chambers. This tag is not used for the frame of the 3D printer itself unless it direct…
should involve the LulzBot 3D printer product line manufactured by Aleph Objects, Inc.
Support material defines the type of material used in a support structure. Typically the support material is the same as the print material, however, some designs require a specialized support materia…