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for specific question regarding computer numerical control (CNC) machines.
For questions dedicated about the mounting or useage of Inductive sensors
A CoreXY printer refers to a mechanical arrangement for a Cartesian printer style.
should involve a 3D printer that is manufactured by Monoprice and branded by the name Maker Ultimate 3D Printer.
Originally means a data connection where a single bit of information is transferred in or out one bit at a time. Today it means a data connection following the RS-232 standard, either physically or ov…
associated with the programming language Python
Questions about a dual-extruding MakerBot Replicator
for questions that relate to mechanical motion of a loop or a strip of material that induces rotation of multiple shafts.
For questions about 3D-printing processes which eventually result in metal parts (or parts which appear to be metal)
the base material for a number of printing filaments like the very common PETG (glycol-modified) or PETT (Polyethylene coTrimethylene Terephthalate), the transparent vari…
for questions that are concerned with the choice of wire for transporting certain electrical currents (for powering electronics, motors or transport a certain stream of information) or ev…
For use with printers which utilize UV light to set/cure liquid material.
For questions related to the usage of fans on 3D Printers for the cooling of electronics *not* the print
should involve the TMC2130 integrated motor driver manufactured by TRINAMIC
For questions about flexible filaments.
In case you have trouble correctly identifying components of your printer.
For questions regarding Nylon filament
for questions regarding MicroSD card operation
A Z-probe based on a Hall effect sensor to enable determining the distance from the nozzle to the bed (and thus the level of the bed).
for questions about a printed object's stability.
For questions regarding troubleshooting or setting up hardware acceleration settings for a 3D printer either digitally or electronically.
for questions on ventilation and filtration of spaces (e.g. enclosed build space or room ventilation).
for questions related to the NEMA standard stepper motor with type number "17" which stands for 1.7 x 1.7 inch (43.2 x 43.2 mm) stepper housing dimensions. The height of the stepper depen…
for questions about the value of acquisition or repair of a certain object or process.
layers of plastic applied before the start of the printing operation, in order to allow for better adhesion to the printing service.
able to reproduce themselves, and are able to build parts to reconstruct copies.
A method of quick fabrication which produces a scale model of a part or assembly using CAD software, then printing in 3D.