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Rough nylon prints

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Not the best photo but here is a print I did today that I was happy with. Notice the "blob of doom" in the corner that happened again, although it seemingly recovered from it on its own this time as I wasn't watching it at the time.
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Good job Travis7i!

 

I also had some success:

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It's not perfect, and it's useless because the layers aren't in the right orientation but I got a complete nylon print!

 

I used the 0.25mm nozzle, set the build plate temperature to 100C, printed a dummy cylinder around the part to wipe the nozzle and cancelled z-hop to avoid stringing.

 

Thanks for all of your inputs.

 

 

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