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by dunginhawk
Wed Sep 23, 2015 11:44 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Infill % difference?
Replies: 5
Views: 1014

Re: Infill % difference?

so for full disclosure, i own 4 printers. I do understand exactly how infill is calculated, however, and very strangely I had it set at 20% infil last night for full honeycomb and a 25x25mm cube had 1 honeycomb in it, and a little start on one side... It was more like 5% than 20%. Then i ran some re...
by dunginhawk
Tue Sep 22, 2015 10:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Infill % difference?
Replies: 5
Views: 1014

Infill % difference?

Good evening.. SO i just received my taz 5, my fourth printer. I currently run a FlashForge Creator and a Makerfarm Prusa I3v ONe thing i noticed is that while running a test print at 20% infill with the new printer it was a TON less dense than 20% is on my makerfarm. I know it shouldnt matter, but ...
by dunginhawk
Mon Apr 06, 2015 12:36 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Z offset and ABL
Replies: 1
Views: 623

Z offset and ABL

I just finished setting up Auto Bed leveling on my prusa i3v. It seems its off by about .2mm which is fine, I want to set z offset for PLA and ABS etc. as they will be different. However, it seems when i set the offset in S3d under gcode, it doesnt affect it at all. it doesnt bring it down any close...
by dunginhawk
Fri Mar 27, 2015 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Z height not accurate
Replies: 7
Views: 2718

Re: Z height not accurate

so yes, i just found that info. and yes, that works with my configuration now.

However, in the settings advanced, layer modifications, isnt that where you can change it to start printing at a certain height? or am i confused?
thank you very much for your help
by dunginhawk
Fri Mar 27, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Z height not accurate
Replies: 7
Views: 2718

Re: Z height not accurate

i see a lot of z offset stuff in here, which line in particular do i need to edit?

Not to be picky, but shouldnt that value in the gui be doing that for me? that is the idea right? just confusing as to why it wouldnt be.
thank you
by dunginhawk
Fri Mar 27, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Z height not accurate
Replies: 7
Views: 2718

Re: Z height not accurate

here is the first part that matters. ; G-Code generated by Simplify3D(R) Version 2.2.2 ; Mar 27, 2015 at 11:01:10 AM ; Settings Summary ; processName,MakerFarm 12" prusa Hex ; applyToModels,z_motor_mount-v2.1-nonswitch-right ; profileLabel,Prusa Mendel ; printMaterial,ABS ; printQuality,Medium ; ext...
by dunginhawk
Fri Mar 27, 2015 10:02 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Z height not accurate
Replies: 7
Views: 2718

Z height not accurate

Good morning.. So im trying to get ABS working on my prusa... Its printing PLA ok and now when i try to run a print at .3 layer height, after the printer homes axis, it rises up .3 as its supposed , i also have a command to start printing at -.3. Ive tried -.6 and -1 etc and it doesnt seem to move a...
by dunginhawk
Fri Mar 13, 2015 10:16 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Show your printings done with Simplify3d
Replies: 64
Views: 15725

Re: Show your printings done with Simplify3d

that is amazing... are you making the plans available? either free or for sale?
thanks
by dunginhawk
Tue Mar 03, 2015 10:54 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Show your printings done with Simplify3d
Replies: 64
Views: 15725

Re: Show your printings done with Simplify3d

Here is my latest print... Not my own :) but the eclectic angler makes some amazing items :) http://i1132.photobucket.com/albums/m562/dunginhawk/46EBD51B-B2D7-417E-9FEA-8953A7924180_zpsujqzvoii.jpg http://i1132.photobucket.com/albums/m562/dunginhawk/BDB7C787-B1E6-4454-BA48-C38B15928BC7_zpsp1buwxe3.j...
by dunginhawk
Sun Mar 01, 2015 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: 1 process, 2 machines
Replies: 9
Views: 1112

Re: 1 process, 2 machines

i have both of those same printers :) i havent tried it yet, but shouldnt be an issue to install it in two different locations, and have 2 separate executables for it. settings are stored in files within the install directory. ill try it later. im actually looking to sell my rostock max, if anyone i...

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