A common misconception that I hear a lot is that when designing thin walled areas in a 3D model, you should make the thickness a multiple of your nozzle diameter. In this post I'll explain why thats not actually correct.
Since my post on extruder calibration, the Prusa firmware 3.0.12 has been released. The problem with this release is that it doesn't allow extruder steps/mm to be saved to the EEPROM anymore, which many of you have noticed and commented about. The reason for this change was that it would supposedly cause issues for users … Continue reading Saving extruder steps with 3.0.12 firmware
Here's a quick little fix if you want to set your live z adjust value on the Prusa i3 MK2 without running the V2 Calibration, after performing an XYZ calibration. Doing an XYZ calibration will clear your stored live z value and require you to re-run the V2Calibration.gcode file provided by Prusa Research. If you tune your … Continue reading Prusa i3 MK2 V2 Calibration Bypass