The PEI plastic bed surface sheet on LulzBot TAZ 5, TAZ 6, and Mini 3D printers is durable, low maintenance, and has great adhesion. When it’s time to replace your PEI sheet, getting the adhesive removed is quite a bit of work, and installing the PEI sheet without big bubbles takes some practice. IT-Works has been replacing PEI for our local clients, and we’re now ready to extend this service to everyone.
If your 3D printer filament is not feeding correctly, or you hear clicking coming from the extruder, the ridged feed bolt “hobbed bolt” may have plastic fragments wedged into its ridges that push the filament into the extruder, and may need to be cleaned. This short video shows you how to clean the hobbed bolt on a LulzBot 3D printer, and may prove helpful in cleaning other 3D printer extruders. Click through for a short video showing you how!
Micro Swiss nozzles for Lulzbot 3d printers for 3mm filament are available with with aperatures of .2mm .3mm .4mm .5mm .6mm .8mm and 1.2mm. Achieve higher print quality with more consistency over a longer period with these specially coated nozzles.
Try one today and see the difference a good nozzle makes!
Carbon Fiber parts for your LulzBot Taz 3D printer!
Upgrade the style and performance of your Lulzbot TAZ 3D printer with these new carbon fiber parts With the same dimensions as the original parts, these carbon fiber parts are stronger, stiffer, and look cool!
LulzBot released several updates to the LulzBot Mini firmware that are included with the recent Cura LulzBot Edition version 20.
Among the updates is a check when the Mini runs auto calibration bed leveling to ensure that the calibration is within an acceptable range. If any of the corner checks are outside the range- typically caused by plastic on the nozzle preventing contact with the corner washer, the calibration start over with a re-wipe of the nozzle. If the calibration fails twice, the print is halted. This prevents damage to the bed from a bad calibration.
Here’s a guide to to perform this easy LulzBot Mini firmware update: