Dynamic force cancellation\load balancing.

Sub title – My crazy printer is now completely insane!   As followers of this blog will know, for various reasons, the moving mass of my printer is in the order of 4.2Kgs in the Y direction. That in itself isn’t an issue because I have demonstrated that I can print at up to 300mm/sec […]

T Glass/PETG Coffee Table

When he first heard about my printer, Tony Lock from Think3dPrint3D\Duet3D said something like “Blimey – you could print furniture on that !”, so I thought I’d give it a go. Some time ago I bought a Diamond hot end with a 0.9mm nozzle (RepRap.me will make one if you ask) but I hadn’t used […]

5 Axis Homing using CoreXYUV

For readers of this blog who don’t know, I have what is essentially a dual CoreXY printer with two CoreXY mechanisms stacked one above the other. The lower gantry carries the hot end and the upper gantry carries the 5 E3D Titan extruders. This enables me to use much shorter Bowden tubes than I would […]