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Calibrate your printer This article will try to show you the best ways to calibrate your printer, and how to fine-tune your slicer settings for your chosen filament. Calibrate extruder steps/mmShould be done into the air with no nozzle pressure. Teaching Tech has described how to do this here. Level Read more…

V-King Community Created Components

The community has created several components for the V-King printer. Below is an unverified list: Here is also a github community repository https://github.com/RoyBerntsenDesign/Vking-Community-Files V-King Enclosure Panels https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3623752 V-King WyzeCam V2 Cover https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3623734 V-King Panel Due 7i Enclosure https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3583124 V-King Conduit https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3583098 V-King Top Corner Cover https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3510808 V-King Bottom Corner Cover Read more…

XYZ – Belt Tensioning

App for tuning: I use this app for tuning the belts: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.stonekick.tuner For XY! Try using the note A1to B1 as a start and tension from there. Remember that too tens belts are worse than loose Try to get both sides same note but it is more important that the Read more…

X-Idler Placement

How to place the idlers on a CoreXY 3d Printer? So since we are dealing with smooth and toothed idlers it is important to place them correctly inside the X-Idler brackets on the X axis Here is how it looks like seen from the motor side of the printer – Read more…

End Stops

Optical Endstop Setup The same should apply to other type of 3 wire endstop like mechanical ones Make sure V from end-stop goes to 5V on board, G to GND and S to Dx (x is a number on the pinout) Endstop and Flag Placement