Jump to content

Print head won't heat after cancelled print


Recommended Posts

Posted · Print head won't heat after cancelled print

Here's what's happening:

I loaded a file in Cura, prepare printed, then printed. The print head heated to 220, then started moving as if it was printing. The filament wasn't anywhere near the head, so no plastic came out. I figured this out, and cancelled the print. The print head immediately started cooling.

So, I move the filament up to the head by turning the wheel manually. Then, I tell it to print again. Same as before, the dialog changed to the temperature display. It still shows 220 for the target temp, but my print head is not heating up. The display on my UltiController shows it sitting at 37 degrees and not moving. Nothing else is happening. Cura is just stuck at the printing dialog with a horizontal pink area showing a steady temperature over time.

If the print head has already been heated up for a print that was cancelled, Cura seems to lose track or lose control of the heat settings after that point.

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now
    • Our picks

      • Introducing the UltiMaker Factor 4
        We are happy to announce the next evolution in the UltiMaker 3D printer lineup: the UltiMaker Factor 4 industrial-grade 3D printer, designed to take manufacturing to new levels of efficiency and reliability. Factor 4 is an end-to-end 3D printing solution for light industrial applications
          • Thanks
          • Like
        • 3 replies
      • UltiMaker Cura 5.7 stable released
        Cura 5.7 is here and it brings a handy new workflow improvement when using Thingiverse and Cura together, as well as additional capabilities for Method series printers, and a powerful way of sharing print settings using new printer-agnostic project files! Read on to find out about all of these improvements and more. 
          • Like
        • 26 replies
    • Create New...