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A collection of tips about 3d printing.

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Notes on printing with Ninjaflex

Always use at least a minimum of 30% infill, the higher the better. Print at a slow speed: 20-30mm/sec (1200-1800mm/min for simplify3d). Extrude at a temperature between: 210-225°C. Not really needed, but you can have the platform bed temperature set to: 20-50°C. To reduce stringiness, set retraction for 1.75mm filament, to 2-3mm. Go with the lower amount if using an Ed3. Another option is to turn on the… View More

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Printing Ninjaflex TPU filament on the E3D titan extruder

I recently upgraded my eclips3d printer to use an E3D Titan extruder, which has been printing out pretty great once I dialed in all the settings. I needed to print a bunch of rubbery feet for a wire shelf. In the past I've used my printrbot simple to print with ninjflex, so I was curious to try the titan since it is… View More

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How to pause printing to switch filament in simplify3d

This is a how to guide is written to show how to switch filament in Simplify3D, you can use the original gcode in other slicers as well. Switching GCode This gcode can be used in any slicer, or placed manually in the gcode file before the layer you want to switch. G91 ; Set to Relative Positioning G1 Z100 F6000 ; Lift the nozzle 100mm along Z axis, at speed of 6000mm/min G1 E-200 F6000… View More