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Posted · Can i print only with print core BB 0,4?

Dear all,


The sensor temperature of print core AA 0,4 of my printer S5 is broken, so I guess if it is possible to use only the print core BB 0,4 mm to print.

Could it be possible? Thank you so much.


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    Posted · Can i print only with print core BB 0,4?

    Hi no you can only print support materials like pva through the bb print core type as far as I understand. You can buy a replacement as 0.4mm print core for £300 at rs.com

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    Posted · Can i print only with print core BB 0,4?

    As long as you have two printcores installed you can print with the BB-core, the printer and Cura will complain but it works fine (for PLA at least). I fixed a few "broken" BB-cores and printed a PLA test-print with each. 

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