Search found 7 matches

by Maleny
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:33 am
Forum: UP mini
Topic: drive gear cover
Replies: 0
Views: 1244

drive gear cover

I can't find a UP3 file for the drive gear cover in the folder of UP mini printable spare parts. Assuming I am not suffering from domestic blindness can anyone tell me were I can find it because mine is starting to look a bit sorry and if it brakes I am in trouble.
by Maleny
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: engraved text
Replies: 0
Views: 1765

engraved text

I want to print some name tags. I am using a Mini and Tinkercad, attached is a photo of the result printed with UP ABS. The setting I am using are nozzle 0.4 at 265 degrees layer thickness 0.2 infill 99% quality fine It is not the text itself that is my problem but the holes around it. Anyone got an...
by Maleny
Sun Aug 18, 2019 3:04 am
Forum: UP mini
Topic: bed preheat not working
Replies: 0
Views: 1976

bed preheat not working

I have just discovered that the preheat is not working on my Mini. I have checked the preheat box in printer setting and the bed temperature for the material. If I ask it to do a manual preheat it thinks it is but the temperature never moves from 60.42c, then when it starts to print the reading chan...
by Maleny
Fri Jan 20, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: UP mini
Topic: nozzle temp reads 398.3C
Replies: 7
Views: 6770

nozzle temp reads 398.3C

I have posted this on the general discussion page but maybe it would be better here so I am posting it again. I have just replaced the hot end on my Mini (Mk1) and now the nozzle will not heat, probably because according to the maintenance screen the nozzle temp is 398.3C, I have checked the wiring ...
by Maleny
Thu Jan 19, 2017 3:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: nozzle temp reading 398.3C
Replies: 0
Views: 3151

nozzle temp reading 398.3C

I have just replaced the hot end on my Mini (Mk1) and now the nozzle will not heat, probably because according to the maintenance screen the nozzle temp is 398.3C, I have checked the wiring conductivity as far as the ribbon cable plug and there is no problem there. I still have my old unit so replac...
by Maleny
Fri Sep 02, 2016 7:17 am
Forum: New Uppers
Topic: printing a thread
Replies: 2
Views: 4974

Re: printing a thread

I tried setting the support angle to 10 deg and the support area to 20 mm. That didn't work so I changed the support area to base only and that fixed it. Thanks for the help. My only issue with my mini so far is fitting the perf board under spring loaded the platform clamps. It is very difficult to ...
by Maleny
Mon Aug 29, 2016 6:28 am
Forum: New Uppers
Topic: printing a thread
Replies: 2
Views: 4974

printing a thread

I have just bought my first 3D printer an UP Mini. I had a few driver problems to start with but everything is fine now. I am trying to print a simple screw on cap but I have a problem as shown in the attached photo. Although I have of course had a play with the settings it made no difference so I h...