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Posted · Material Station and resume print

We just got the Pro Bundle, and are trying to learn the details of how to use it.

 

Started a 40 hour print, and it ran out of Orange PLA with 36 minutes left to go on the print. Came  in this morning and swapped in a full Red PLA as our replacement Orange has not yet shipped. When I get the material replaced in slot 1 and hit resume the printer starts up, but does not load the material, and reports it as Empty.

 

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Emailed our reseller who suggested swapping the NFC tag, but that didn't work either.

 

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The material station recognizes the cassette, but does not load it to the extruder.

 

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So how can I resume the print? I don't want to scrap the previous 39 hours.

 

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    Posted · Material Station and resume print

    Try removing the PVA. As you have a AA 0.4 print core in slot 2, you get the incompatibility message. That message might block the NFC recognition. It's worth a try. If you reuse the NFC tag from the empty spool, use it in a different bay than the one that spool was emptied.

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