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See the [[Equipment/Makerbot_Cupcake/LogBook|operator log]] for more information. We have ordered a [[Pledges/MakerbotExtruder | new extruder]] which should be with us soon. --[[User:Teabot|Teabot]] 18:25, 20 September 2010 (UTC)
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See the [[Equipment/Makerbot_Cupcake/LogBook|operator log]] for more information. We have a [[Pledges/MakerbotExtruder | new extruder]] which is still working. --Glen 19:51, 28 September 2010 (UTC)
  
 
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Revision as of 18:52, 28 September 2010

Makerbot Cupcake



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Status

See the operator log for more information. We have a new extruder which is still working. --Glen 19:51, 28 September 2010 (UTC)

Model

We have a Makerbot Cupcake (batch 9, #402)! It's cool.

Specification

Instructions

If you haven't used it before, please contact Glen or Russ and get him to show you how it works.

If you're using the Makerbot and have issues with it, or have to do maintenance/modifications to it, please note them in the operator log. This lets other users know what the state of the machine is.

Calibration

Connection voodoo

  1. USB cable maker bot
  2. USB cable laptop
  3. Makerbot PSU power on
  4. ~RepRap motherboard power on
  5. replicatorg

Temperature settings

The PTFE Barrel insulates the extruder nozzle

  • PTFE is a thermoplastic polymer, its melting point is 327 °C, but its properties degrade above 260 °C

The default "3mm" thermistor settings are as follows:

  • Temperature of Raft: 230.0
  • Temperature of Shape First Layer Outline: 215.0
  • Temperature of Shape First Layer Within: 215.0
  • Temperature of Shape Next Layers: 220.0

Troubleshooting

Consumables

More information

Software

Communities