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by orthoa
Wed Sep 21, 2016 10:22 pm
Forum: Look! My Mod
Topic: Custom MCU-module for UP! Mini...
Replies: 170
Views: 140422

Re: Custom MCU-module for UP! Mini...

Id be interested in anything else you needed to do to get the UpBox working. Any adjustment to height etc? Here is my config file it is slightly different to the UP Mini. All I needed to do was unplug the automatic bed leveler and that was it. You also need to add to the starting g-code script G92 ...
by orthoa
Wed Sep 21, 2016 12:49 am
Forum: Look! My Mod
Topic: Custom MCU-module for UP! Mini...
Replies: 170
Views: 140422

Re: Custom MCU-module for UP! Mini...

Got this setup and working nicely on the UP! Box without too many issues. I haven't found a way to print from the SD card yet which would be very useful as well as switching on the lights in the printer. Any help would be much appreciated. One thing I did find is if you use any of the side buttons o...
by orthoa
Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:41 pm
Forum: UP BOX & UP BOX+
Topic: Up Box Lubricants : available in rational quantities?
Replies: 3
Views: 4902

Re: Up Box Lubricants : available in rational quantities?

I've always used just standard lithium grease you can find it in small pots.
by orthoa
Thu Jun 30, 2016 12:32 am
Forum: UP BOX & UP BOX+
Topic: Printing PETG
Replies: 4
Views: 7754

Re: Printing PETG

Which brand of material? I've used taulman PETG and PETT with just the standard ABS setting on the UP! Box (270C Nozzle, 100C Bed) and never had any issues with printing it. In fact it prints better than UP! ABS
by orthoa
Tue Jun 28, 2016 10:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question regarding infill %
Replies: 9
Views: 8237

Re: Question regarding infill %

Hexagon would be significantly stronger we have been doing some tests on the UP BOX prints and with the "solid" hatch infill you are only getting roughly 20-30% of actual contact between layers. If we could print in a hexagon you would see roughly double the strength.
by orthoa
Mon Jun 27, 2016 11:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Will you teach your kids 3D modeling/printing?
Replies: 30
Views: 20611

Re: Will you teach your kids 3D modeling/printing?

Some NZ schools are already teaching kids how to design 3D models and print them.
by orthoa
Tue May 31, 2016 5:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Up Studio
Replies: 74
Views: 73935

Re: Up Studio

Another update is going to be released in a couple of weeks. Which will contain features to define your material temperatures save up to 10 print jobs in machine and reprint them later. and significantly improve performance in terms of handling large stl files and smoothness. The UP Studio is a pro...