Category: Guides

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RepRap Firmware on Sidewinder X1: SKR 1.3/1.4

Because of the LPC project, now it’s possible to install RepRap firmware on Sidewinder X1, by upgrading your board to a SKR 1.3 or SKR 1.4 made by BIGTREETECH. In this guide I will show you how to run RepRap Firmware on Sidewinder X1 with SKR 1.3 and...

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How to Update PanelDue Firmware

A few weeks ago I got a MKS Duet 2 Wifi with PanelDue 7 display. First thing I did is to update PanelDue firmware to the latest available and I thought I document the process. I am preparing to use the PanelDue 7 touchscreen with RepRap firmware on...

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Remote Printing with RaiseCloud, IdeaMaker and OctoPrint

The latest IdeaMaker 3.6.1 update was just released including RaiseCloud Support with Octoprint which was previously available only in the beta. In this article I will go over the process of enabling the RaiseCloud on your OctoPrint instance, then show you how to start your first print from...

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How to Enable STL Thumbnails in Windows 10?

In this article, I will show you how to enable STL thumbnails in Windows 10. This is especially helpful when browsing trough your STL files and easily find the one you are looking to print. With the STL thumbnail viewer, a small image of your STL will show...

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Artillery Genius Auto Bed Leveling with Stock Sensor

The Artillery Genius Auto Bed Leveling Mod came to live because not everybody wants to spend over 35$ for an Original BLTouch sensor, I thought it would be nice to see if I can use the stock inductive sensor. And after testing it, I can safely say it’s...

Artillery Sidewinder X1 Auto Bed Leveling with Stock Sensor

Sidewinder X1 Auto Bed Leveling with Stock Sensor

The Sidewinder X1 Auto Bed Leveling Mod came to live because not everybody wants to spend over 35$ for an Original BLTouch sensor, I thought it would be nice to see if I can use the stock inductive sensor. And after testing it, I can safely say it’s...

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Fix Sidewinder X1 Ribbon Cable Connection

The Sidewinder X1 ribbon cable is really nice when it comes to wire management. It was introduced for both the Sidewinder X1 and Genius, and it makes the printer look a lot more polished compared to other printers. Unfortunately, the connection is not great and because of the...

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Sapphire Plus Firmware – Based on MKS 2.0.2

In my review, I mentioned that the Sapphire Plus firmware is unpolished and needs some work. After a few weeks, the MKS Robin Nano firmware has been updated to 2.0 which adds some extra functionality and a new user interface.I compiled the new firmware for the Sapphire Plus...

Artillery Bed Leveling Mod - Sidewinder X1 and Genius

Artillery Bed Leveling Mod – Sidewinder X1 and Genius

Bed leveling is one of the most common issues when it comes to 3D printing. This bed leveling mod tries to fix this issue.Getting the bed leveling right takes a bit of fiddling around with the printer and can cause a lot of frustration for a beginner. With...

How to Change 3D Printer Nozzle

How to Change The 3D Printer Nozzle?

Today I will show you how to change a 3D printer nozzle correctly. I’ve seen a lot of posts on 3D printer groups where people were having issues with leaks after changing the 3D printer nozzle. Besides that, I just encountered a similar issue caused by improper nozzle...