I have been looking to buy a Ender3 because I wanted a printer that I was able to upgrade using the many designs that have become available from the Ender3 users. This printer is actually really good and with the pedigree that Creality has it was always going to be a winner. But, then I … More Piper 1 (v2) 3D Printer build
If you find that you can cook bacon on your stepper drivers or the motors they control there is a way to stop that happening. I have been doing a lot of 3D printing lately mainly because I have been testing a new build plate adhesive that I had developed (more on that in the … More Over Heating Stepper Drivers
I was talking to a friend who has a Delta printer that he built. He said, “I wish my Delta had a build plate that I could level the old-fashioned way” This got me thinking how hard could that be? I had a “nothing planned” weekend so I wondered what I could do and then … More Delta build plate hack
One of my 3D printers is a FLSON Cube it has a good size build volume of 260*260*350mm. On this type of printer, the Z axis is handled by the bed lowering via two threaded rods situated at either end of the bed. I don’t use any form of auto-bed levelling or Z probe on … More Bed levelling by eye.