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petermeuris

Extrusion head assembly fan questions

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Wait? The fan cable is suppose to go trough a hole?

I have mine just "flying". Look at this photo at the top:

http://daid.eu/~daid/IMG_20111023 ... small.jpeg

No problems with it so far.

For the fan shroud, if tape doesn't work. Try to see if you can place the fan on the bed so it blows over the print, with that you could be able to print a fan shroud. The stock fan shroud disassembled itself during my 3th print. I'm not sure why they aren't doing something about it. Must be the most replaced part of the whole machine.

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Just take the pins out of the connector and push the wires through. Then reconnect after you get them where you need them (take a picture to make sure you have the right order).

Doing this made getting stuff through the wire looms (kite fabric) a million times easier. Just push on the end of the wire from the side with a pin and pull it out of the connector

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