3D Printing

3D Printing

I purchased my second 3D printer, a Creality Ender 3 Pro. I have spent a great deal of time customizing it to suit my purposes.
Jul
10
Error: !! STOP called because of BLTouch error - restart with M999

Error: !! STOP called because of BLTouch error - restart with M999

I recently got a new error on my 3D printer. Error: !! STOP called because of BLTouch error - restart with
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Jul
05
Why I love my 3D Printer

Why I love my 3D Printer

A few years ago, I bought my first 3D printer. It was a Geeetech i3 Pro V Prusa clone. I
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Jul
04
Installing the MicroSwiss Direct Drive on my Ender 3 Pro

Installing the MicroSwiss Direct Drive on my Ender 3 Pro

I recently ordered the MicroSwiss Direct Drive unit with the all metal hotend for my Ender 3 Pro. I was
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May
05
Handling Extrusion Issues on the Ender 3

Handling Extrusion Issues on the Ender 3

The Ender 3 is a great 3D printer. It is inexpensive and is a good starting printer (as well as
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Mar
25
Is 3D Printed Terrain the Future, or just a passing Fad?

Is 3D Printed Terrain the Future, or just a passing Fad?

I have to admit, I bought my second 3D printer (an Ender 3 Pro) with the sole purpose of using
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Mar
16
Ender 3 Woes - Time for maintenance

Ender 3 Woes - Time for maintenance

I recently started printing some large objects. The prints were taking between 14 and 16 hours. After printing 2 pieces
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Mar
07
Setting up Klipper with Ender 3 and BLTouch

Setting up Klipper with Ender 3 and BLTouch

In a previous post, I discussed installing a BLTouch Auto bed leveling sensor onto my Ender 3 Pro 3D printer.
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Feb
09
Getting things to stick to a glass bed on my Ender 3

Getting things to stick to a glass bed on my Ender 3

So, today I printed a 3.25 hour print. it took me three failed attempts using a brim (the brim
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Feb
01
New Design - Futuristic Computer Terminal

New Design - Futuristic Computer Terminal

I posted my latest design to Thingiverse. This is the first one that I've developed completely in Fusion 360 that I didn't use the Lithophane generator for.
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Jan
21
New Designs on Thingiverse - Jan 21, 2019

New Designs on Thingiverse - Jan 21, 2019

Here are a few designs that I've posted to Thingiverse lately
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