First printing issues resolved!

After printing a couple of calibration pieces and a fan guard i thought i had the printer ready to print, but i noticed i was getting ‘elephant’s foot’, what looked like under extrusion and top scoring. After re-tramming the bed and leaving a slightly larger gap, of 0.25mm, than the suggested ‘1 sheet of paper’ […]

Creality Ender 3

I decided to buy myself an early christmas present and bought an Ender 3. I found that the build process was mainly straight forward but tricky when it came to squaring the x axis against the z axis – I found using the top 2020 extrusion as a guide to get both sides level was […]