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by Lee
Fri Sep 21, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Tarantula does'nt use full plate to print!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 22

Re: My Tarantula does'nt use full plate to print!!!

Mechanical failure? Is the carriage running into something?

Is your slicer set to 200x280 as well? I know that S3D can override firmware size settings.
by Lee
Thu Sep 20, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Tarantula does'nt use full plate to print!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 22

Re: My Tarantula does'nt use full plate to print!!!

What is your build plate size setting in your firmware? You may be set to 200x200.
by Lee
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Firmware
Topic: Help Please
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: Help Please

RC8 is Charles' firmware. Mine was the Mk4Duo port, which I haven't updated in a while.

Glad you're up and running!
by Lee
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Firmware
Topic: Help Please
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: Help Please

"Go to the Facebook group" isn't solving his problem. Providing links and walkthroughs does. The Facebook group is chock-full of "Why is my extruder skipping?" "What is this plug?" and Facebook's search feature is trash, and that's giving it more credit than it deserves. He likely flashed a firmware...
by Lee
Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Controller Boards
Topic: Issues with serial connection
Replies: 6
Views: 501

Re: Issues with serial connection

Using a USB 3.0 cable on a 2.0 port should not cause any issue. Even a 2.0 cord on a 3.0 port won't generally cause any issues unless the device being attached needs the increased voltage. I've used both 2.0 and 3.0 cords on my 3.0 port on my Surface Pro 3 and have not had any connection issues. Mak...
by Lee
Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Controller Boards
Topic: Issues with serial connection
Replies: 6
Views: 501

Re: Issues with serial connection

Does your computer not have a USB port? Usually you would have a Type B at the printer and Type A at the computer. To be clear, this is a serial port: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/ea/Serial_port.jpg/1200px-Serial_port.jpg This is USB: https://www.mycablemart.com/images/usb_...
by Lee
Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Controller Boards
Topic: Issues with serial connection
Replies: 6
Views: 501

Re: Issues with serial connection

Serial cable? Most boards use a USB cable. Is that what you mean?
by Lee
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Layers off
Replies: 2
Views: 249

Re: Layers off

Looks like you have this issue with more than just that one print, I see it in other prints in your photos.

It appears your belt is jumping teeth. Make sure it's tight and there are no objects for the moving carriages to collide with.
by Lee
Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Michelango Z-axis home lower than bed goes
Replies: 3
Views: 137

Re: Michelango Z-axis home lower than bed goes

Awesome. Sometimes it's the easy stuff we overlook.
by Lee
Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Michelango Heating Failed Printer Halted Please Reset
Replies: 4
Views: 302

Re: Michelango Heating Failed Printer Halted Please Reset

Well that's two opposite ends of the error spectrum. lol!

Check connections on your temp sensor, make sure it's securely connected to the correct plug on the board.