direct extrusion vs. Bowden: Which is better?

Extrusion directa vs bowden

One of the most important aspects to consider when choosing a 3D printer is the type of extruder it will use, direct extrusion or Bowden. In this article, I want to explore the differences between the two options and which one is best for your 3D printer. What is direct extrusion Extrusion…

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What is Z hop and when to use it

Qué es el salto en Z y cuando usarlo

Z-jump is an adjustment to the offset setting that allows the nozzle to be lifted off the build surface to avoid collisions with parts that are printing or have already been printed on the build bed. When the nozzle moves from one position...

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3D Filament Dryers: Recommended Models

Secadores de filamento 3D modelos recomendados

3D printing has revolutionized the way objects are created, however for the best results it is important to use high quality filaments and ensure they are completely dry for quality parts. In this article I am going to introduce you to the different filament dryers…

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Ways to Mute a 3D Printer

Formas de silenciar una impresora 3D

Does the noise that your 3D printer makes bother you when you are printing your designs? If you're like most, you're probably looking for a way to silence her. In this article, I am going to show you the best ways to silence a 3D printer. Changing the motherboard: One of the best ways…

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How to store 3D printing filaments

Storing 3D printing filaments is key to maintaining their quality and avoiding problems during the printing process. The best way to store 3D printing filaments is to store them in airtight containers with moisture absorbers in a cool, dry place, away from dust and...

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How to add a printer in PrusaSlicer

To add a printer in PrusaSlicer you have to go to the “Printer Settings” tab, open the “System Settings window” of the default printer and then click on “Add/Remove Printers”. To add a 3D printer in PrusaSlicer, follow these steps: 1. Open PrusaSlicer on your computer. …

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