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My Thingiverse experience

Today I thought I’d talk about the Thingiverse environment and the community as I’ve experienced it, so far.  My Thingiverse experience started with sharing my mounting solution for the Prusa MMU2S filament buffer. Immediate responses It has been a couple of days and the initial comments and likes have diminished.  I see when someone adds […]

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Wall Mounted Filament Buffer

My first Thingiverse Publication

I couldn’t wait for the Filament Buffer to be shipped from Prusa and my effort was rewarded.  Today I published my first Thingiverse item, a wall mount for the Prusa MMU 2S Filament Buffer. Desk Space The MMU 2.0 had trays that held filament and had to be 16″ behind the printer.  I couldn’t fit […]

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heated pad installed

Considering a Silicone Heated Pad? Do it!

Two days ago I  dealt with heat bed failures  where I talked about ordering a silicone heated pad.  It arrived yesterday and today I am up and running.  It is absolutely great! What a Difference One of the most annoying aspects of starting a print job is waiting for the heated bed to make it […]

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Filament Buffer,Multiple Material 2S

Multiple Material 2S is here!

I am anxiously awaiting the Multiple Material 2S upgrades promised by Prusa.  During my wait I have printed the MK3S extruder and even ordered and received magnets (which are not needed – more on that later). The week the plans for the filament buffer were update on GitHub I downloaded and printed them.  Big issue […]

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Heated Bed Failure

I had a heated bed failure after I cleaned off the PEI sheet.  It was an add-on that I put on but it never worked and was really glued down. I was liberal with the alcohol while I was rubbing it off and I guess that bit of solvent must have changed things with the […]

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