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by cambazz
Thu Aug 01, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: UP BOX & UP BOX+
Topic: unable to connect to printer with wifi
Replies: 0
Views: 375

unable to connect to printer with wifi

Hello, I have an upbox+. I decided I wanted to print with wifi, so I followed instructions, added my network ssid, and password, and seemingly it takes an ip address from the dhcp server, and is pingable,. however, after I detach the usb cable, and go to printers, it scans, and it is not unable to f...
by cambazz
Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: UP BOX & UP BOX+
Topic: horizontal line in print and part defect
Replies: 1
Views: 740

horizontal line in print and part defect

Hello, I just got my upbox+ after having the original up printer for couple of years. I had problem with sides of the print piece warping and tru manual leveling, now it is perfect. But this time I am having the following problems: https://i.paste.pics/ea3aded1854715c27206623b673b8040.png as you can...
by cambazz
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: UP BOX & UP BOX+
Topic: upbox nozzle heater damaged, need a new one
Replies: 1
Views: 982

upbox nozzle heater damaged, need a new one

Hello, My upbox nozzle heater is damaged. and I need a new one. When I list parts for upbox+ in the parts finder, I find that nozzle heaters for upbox+ is out of stock but these are not: https://shop.tiertime.com/product/nozzle-heater-v5-us-stock/ is this compatible with the upbox+? or do i specific...
by cambazz
Thu Jan 08, 2015 3:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: mechanical properties of colored filaments
Replies: 2
Views: 3161

mechanical properties of colored filaments

Hello PP3DPers; So I got my first colored filament today. (red) Previously I only printed with default white color. I wonder if there are any differences in mechanical properties or printing with those filaments. I expect that melting temperatures could vary. But what else can change? Best Regards, ...
by cambazz
Sun Dec 28, 2014 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ppd3p.com store does not offer filaments anymore?
Replies: 4
Views: 4645

Re: ppd3p.com store does not offer filaments anymore?

unfortunately all the distributors in my country is either out of stock or have a broken page.

i guess i will supply from aliexpress or alibaba

any good suppliers?
by cambazz
Fri Dec 26, 2014 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ppd3p.com store does not offer filaments anymore?
Replies: 4
Views: 4645

ppd3p.com store does not offer filaments anymore?

Hello,

I am out of filaments, and I could not find filaments in pp3dp store?

Are they no longer offering filaments?

Best,
C.B.
by cambazz
Sat Jun 23, 2012 3:45 pm
Forum: UPers
Topic: Having a lot of trouble making the new platform upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 4067

Re: Having a lot of trouble making the new platform upgrade

and also, how many mm's does the platform need to be raised? what if i dont use the provided springs and instead i put a specially made nut in place?

best.
by cambazz
Sat Jun 23, 2012 3:05 pm
Forum: UPers
Topic: Having a lot of trouble making the new platform upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 4067

Having a lot of trouble making the new platform upgrade

Hello Uppers, I finally got the new platform suit, but I am having a lot of trouble installing it: From up site the picture I understand the spring has to be put between the platform holder, and the bottom part: spring.jpg And here is a picture of my parts: P1010833.JPG as you can see the spring har...
by cambazz
Fri Jun 22, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: unable to assemble platform heater
Replies: 0
Views: 2749

unable to assemble platform heater

Hello, my platform heater was dead, so I got a new one, disassembled the platform, removed the heater and wiring, and now i am not able to assemble the new cable. the older cable was wrapped in some sort of heat shrink tubing. the new cable is kind of flat. the plastic pieces do not seem to accomoda...
by cambazz
Thu Jun 21, 2012 3:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: platform heater
Replies: 3
Views: 3275

platform heater

well, i got a new platform heater and suit, the heater was broken so i took of the screws, and opened it up. i unplugged the heater from its thingy, and i now dont know which way i should insert the new heater plug. 2 of them are power, 2 of them is for measuring, if i plug it the wrong way, it will...
by cambazz
Thu Jun 21, 2012 2:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: new platform holder with perfboard
Replies: 1
Views: 2181

new platform holder with perfboard

hello,
i have a dumb question but: do we still need to heat up the platform with the perfboard thingy?

best
by cambazz
Wed Jun 13, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: what to order
Replies: 1
Views: 2298

what to order

Hello, I am just about to put an order from pp3dp. I have a up plus, and I have been having troubles with the classic plate. so i will get a new plate, and perfboards. I have not decided if the filament feeder is worth buying. (or if it will work with the up plus) Also, previously up came up with an...
by cambazz
Wed Jun 13, 2012 1:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Solidoodle 2 vs. UP!
Replies: 8
Views: 10038

Re: Solidoodle 2 vs. UP!

Anytime a new 3d printer comes up, i do research to see if specs and sample prints are better then up's. so far i am very happy with up, and no other desktop 3d printer aimed at home use, could beat the price/quality ratio of up. here is the thing: of course one can build a printer better then up, b...
by cambazz
Sat Nov 12, 2011 11:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: brass pieces and jansen walkers
Replies: 3
Views: 3555

Re: brass pieces and jansen walkers

yes indeed those are from servos. i like to take things apart, then put their pieces in little boxes :) thank you.
by cambazz
Wed Nov 09, 2011 4:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: brass pieces and jansen walkers
Replies: 3
Views: 3555

brass pieces and jansen walkers

Hello, Going tru my junkbox, I have found the parts that I needed. They are not exactly same size, but I would like to learn what they are called. I dont know what they are called, or where I got them from, and they can be probably manufactured from a brass pipe. I just need a box of them in differe...
by cambazz
Mon Nov 07, 2011 11:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: design question
Replies: 4
Views: 4868

Re: design question

Hello, More then a material science question, this is a `where can i find what` question. I need a number of non-standard screws, nuts and bolts that I can not find in the general hardware store in istanbul. I need especially brass sleeves as you said, and certain plastic/teflon screws/nuts/bolts. W...
by cambazz
Sun Nov 06, 2011 10:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: design question
Replies: 4
Views: 4868

design question

Hello, I am trying to make a gearbox. The question is, the rotating joints part of the gear, just snaps in, and there is no bearing or anything like that, so there is a lot of friction. P1010468.JPG Putting a bearing like from a model helicopter there can be a solution, but using a bearing is too ex...
by cambazz
Sun Nov 06, 2011 2:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: part quality question
Replies: 1
Views: 2587

part quality question

Hello, Recently I have build some linkage parts, and I am sending pictures. Although my stl is perfect, the areas marked with red arrows, do not have a top or bottom surface. there is supposed the be a surface there, but the printer will leave it empty, and link it from irregular places. The part is...
by cambazz
Fri May 06, 2011 6:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Base Plate
Replies: 4
Views: 3769

Base Plate

Hello, My base plate is no longer usable because one of the threaded holes is no longer threaded thanks to me forcing it too much. I am inclined to go to the local machine shop and have an identical piece machined from steel. I wonder if the steel base plate will be too heavy for the pp3dp? The defa...
by cambazz
Thu Mar 31, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: printed part does not stick to green base
Replies: 5
Views: 4309

Re: printed part does not stick to green base

well, i printed many parts with up, big but planar ones, and they were never rafted. this happened after calibrating my printer. Could I have made a mistake on the Z calibration part, which can cause this. for example right now, i am printing the footed vertex of the reprap, just to try, and there i...