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by DrMistry
Wed Sep 20, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Unused extruder "leaky" on dual extrusion prints
Replies: 9
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Re: Unused extruder "leaky" on dual extrusion prints

I'll try and get one tonight. Got to replace one of my hotends owing to an overheat condition caused by my idiocy!
by DrMistry
Mon Sep 18, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Unused extruder "leaky" on dual extrusion prints
Replies: 9
Views: 5505

Re: Unused extruder "leaky" on dual extrusion prints

I've tried with a 2-outline shield, 10mm from the model, vertical. If I increase the tool change retraction any more, the filament cools and forms a "teardrop" and won't go back in to the hot zone. The thing is, there's absolutely no stringing or zitting on the model and no *visible* strings from th...
by DrMistry
Sun Sep 17, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Unused extruder "leaky" on dual extrusion prints
Replies: 9
Views: 5505

Unused extruder "leaky" on dual extrusion prints

Hi everyone, When printing the first 5 or 6 layers of a dual extruder model, the idle extruders are leaking slightly and leaving a "ghost" print to the left and right of the actual print. I'm not sure if this is just a functional limitation of my rig, or if there's something more I can do either in ...

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