Print The Porto

A collection of tips about 3d printing.

September 2015

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Notes on printing with Ninjaflex

Always use at least a minimum of 30% infill, the higher the better. Print at a slow speed: 20-30mm/sec (1200-1800mm/min for simplify3d). Extrude at a temperature between: 210-225°C. Not really needed, but you can have the platform bed temperature set to: 20-50°C. To reduce stringiness, set retraction for 1.75mm filament, to 2-3mm. Go with the lower amount if using an Ed3. Another option is to turn on the… View More

Purge and nozzle wipe starting gcode

Use this gcode to purge and wipe filiment before printing. Simplified version M107 ;turn off fan G28 X0 Y0 Z0 ;home X, Y and Z axis end-stops G29 ;initiate z-probing G1 X0 Y0 Z.10 ;move to corner of bed G92 E0 ;zero the extruded length G1 F200 E3 ;extrude 3mm of feed stock G92 E0 ;zero the extruded length Advanced wipe and purge M107 ;turn off… View More