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Anyone tried https://github.com/michthom/MIDI-to-CNC/ yet on the Ultimaker2?

I know its not printing per se, but I wanted to hear how wel my UM2 makes music (I would have a big music box!)

Wasn't sure if the pre-programmed settings for the UM1 apply for version 2 and didn't want to risk damaging it. Anyone who can convert the settings to v2?

 

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No matter which printer you select in this tool you have to give it the min and max safe values. I recommend 1,1,1 for the minimums and 200,200,200 for the maximums. The UM2 can print a little bit larger objects than the UM. But 200mm is a very safe limit for both printers.

 

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I recommend putting the minimal Z at 10mm, so you cannot hit the metal clips on the bed. As that's not so good for your nozzle.

 

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@Daid: I unfortunately already found that out the hard way (during a print, not with this ;) ). I have a nice big horizontal slit in the nozzle that plastic is sticking to.

I've asked for a quote regarding some spare parts (including a nozzle) more than a week ago but so far no reply yet.

 

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I've asked for a quote regarding some spare parts (including a nozzle) more than a week ago but so far no reply yet.

 

I'll try to make sure to bring some spare UM2 nozzles on the UltiEvening monday.

 

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@Daid: That would be awesome, I'll make sure to bring some cash to pay for them (I assume you don't have a money terminal :p)

 

I normally get payed in chocolate-chip cookies. Just saying ;-)

 

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