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For Ultimaker 2 extended the filament guide is not able to attach in available space given below


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Posted · For Ultimaker 2 extended the filament guide is not able to attach in available space given below

I have tried attaching the filament guide to the ultimaker 2 extended but it seems its not attaching to the printer, i followed the user manual but it was'nt helpful kindly provide me a solution for this

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    Posted · For Ultimaker 2 extended the filament guide is not able to attach in available space given below

    Hi and Welcome to the community,

    Are you talking about the small guide that goes at the back left side of the printer?

    Normally you should put it at 90° and rotate it. You may need to apply some force to put it in place.

    But it's not a mandatory item, personnaly i don't use it at all because to me it adds some unnecessary friction to the filament and doesn't really help to guide the filament better.

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    Posted · For Ultimaker 2 extended the filament guide is not able to attach in available space given below

    I would like to back @Didierklein. Without dual extrusion it isn't really necessary.

    Sometimes it is a bit of a tight fit, but you might as well could leave it out.

    When you have found the answer you are looking for, could you select a 'Best Answer'? This will help future readers with similar questions to find the answer that helped you faster.

    Thank you!

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