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i noticed this morning that the bundle of cables that run parallel to the bowden tube has come lose and it looks like some wires have disconnected.IMG_20151107_095128.thumb.jpg.97ae9f819f8bc0ac7a58373356351258.jpg as you can see the brown wire isnt plugging into anything. where does it need to go and is it an easy fix for a novice like me? also what can i do to reattach the meshing to the print head area and maybe reinforce it.


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Posted · i broke something

Don't worry, you didn't break anything. The brown wire shouldn't be connected to anything.

As for the wire mesh, just... how do I say this without sounding naughty... Stroke it, starting at the feeder end, working your way towards the head. That'll make it expand and get longer. Yeah... I think I failed the naughty part :p

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