Jump to content

Tpu printing problem


Recommended Posts

Posted · Tpu printing problem

i have a anycubic i3 mega s and i try to print tpu and is impossible take a look in the photo .  Is starting to print and after few second i makes like you see in the photo and also it stopes to take out fillament 

WhatsApp Image 2020-04-21 at 22.15.29.jpeg

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Posted (edited) · Tpu printing problem

    I was about to post the same result with my UM3. I got my TPU from Matterhackers.

    I did a dozen small test prints to dial in the settings to something semi acceptable, then went to do a larger print and I got the same result. Not sure what's going on here but something tells me that the filament gets compressed inside the bowden tube, then the tension gets released by a sudden expansion, a bit of the filament gets extruded, then it's getting compressed again and the flow stops. That's my current theory.

    Edit: I see the i3 also has a bowden tube. 😕

    Edited by FraggleRock
  • 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

      • UltiMaker Cura 5.8 beta released
        Another Cura release has arrived and in this 5.8 beta release, the focus is on improving Z seams, as well as completing support for the full Method series of printers by introducing a profile for the UltiMaker Method.
          • Like
        • 1 reply
      • 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
    ×
    ×
    • Create New...