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    General 3D Printing Thread

    Bryan, does having an enclosed case help a lot with warping? Seems like no mater what I set my heated plate to I still get warping. I have tried the hairspray and abs juice. I tried printing a 12 in tent stake and it will work, but it was really warped. thanks for any hints or suggestions.
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    INTRODUCING: the "Roto Damper"

    I have no hard feeling about the way you felt at the time. In fact I am kinda glad that it worked out that way. It has increased my respect for someone who has taken the time and resources to develop a great product. it has also helped me to dive into doing some designing is cad. it will be a...
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    INTRODUCING: the "Roto Damper"

    As I have stated I am not here to compete. I have a printer and asked, felt like the trust was not there so I backed off. I have no plans on selling any. It is for myself. I am just starting with the low and slow, and love tinkering with lots of thinks. I think th RD3 is awesome, and almost...
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    INTRODUCING: the "Roto Damper"

    Tried that then mentioned I had two printers a 10 in and 12 in. He became leary that I would try to sell them, I guess. Then I just backed off. I needed to learn cad anyway. I was willing to put to writing that I would not sell them. As I get going more I hope to add more knowledge of what I...
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    INTRODUCING: the "Roto Damper"

    I believe he does, but he would rather sell them, and I understand why. He has spent a lot of time designing and tweeking a good product. And I know it is not fun not being rewarded for it.
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    INTRODUCING: the "Roto Damper"

    Ralph has engineered an excellent product, and I was very close to purchasing one when my frustration set in. but, the purpose of having a printer is to print not purchase. so I took the challenge to use sketch up and do my own. I will admit it is sloppy on the clearances, but it is my first...
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    damper for the new blower?

    I believe I will go with Tom's. Working on my UDS this weekend, along with my aluminum smelter, and RPI security camera.
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    damper for the new blower?

    Are there any dampers that will fit the new blower that ships with the HM 4.2.4? i have limited time to design and print my own, so i am up to purchasing one.
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    How many Heatermeter/Raspi built so far

    finished mine on 6/13/2015 looks like it is working. just got my drums for UDS. hope to have it going next week. thinking about the damper and how i want it designed, something with a simple disconnect.
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    General 3D Printing Thread

    what 3D programs have you found to work best for you? including being able to add threads? I have 2 Makerfarm printers up and going. Now I am trying to do some designing.
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    Community 3D Printer / Assembly / Trading Resources

    what 3D programs have you found to work best for you? including being able to add threads?
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    Thermistor r2.5

    i missed the optional parts. i am purchasing the thermistor. my question is does it mater which leg goes where and what is the green wire in the picture on post #3?
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    3D Printed Barrel Servo/Fan

    I look forward to trying to print this. Should be getting HM Monday.
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    3D Printed Barrel Servo/Fan

    Tom, do you have the files for the In-line rotary valve? I could not see a link in the first post.
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    A newbie to smoking from Utah

    Basically I do a lot of tinkering. "A jack of some trades, a master of none"

 

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