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Your first 3D printing tests will most likely look like that : Here are some mistares you might have done.
Your nozzle is too high. You should barely be able to slip a business card between the nozzle and the printer's table.
If your object doesn't stick to the surface while printing, it's because your surface isn't hot enough. You should always preheat the surface before to start the printing. ...
Still doesn't stick? Maybe your surface isn't prepared. I tried four different things : PC Board : It will make your table higher (witch makes it easier to ...
You probably were drunk when you sent this one...
If you notice that the layers aren't aligned, make sure that the screw holding the nozzle to the frame is tight enough.
Sometimes, the nozzle will accidently stick to the part while printing and melt a big ball of ABS like this. Make sure that your surface is complettly cleaned ...
There wasn't enough material left in the spool. This one is predictable, but happens quite often.
The part is too high above the table, resulting in an excess of support material. Just move the part closer using MOVE.
Now, if your part still doesn't stick to the surface, you will need to build a temperature box. This box is designed to keep the heat around the ...
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