3D Printer - PRUSA MK2S

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PRUSA MK2S
Printer Style: FDM
Bed Size: 250 x 210 mm
Max Print Height: 200 mmmm
Resolution: .05 mm Layer, .4mm Nozzle
Filament Diameter: 1.75mm
Max Temp: 230°C
Firmware: unknown
Manufacturer: PRUSA
Link: https://shop.prusa3d.com/en/3d-printers/59-original-prusa-i3-mk2-kit.html


Description

A Fused Deposition Modeling (aka Fused Filament Fabrication) 3D printer.

Safety Rules

Documentation

NOTE: These materials are not a substitute for hands-on training with an experienced user.

Notes

  • For best results, use "Slicer" to generate Gcode file. Presets in Simplify3D sometimes don't work well.
  • Clean bed with isopropyl alcohol wipes before use.
  • Take care not to damage the heater bed when removing parts. Use plastic spatulas only.

Operation Instructions

Changing the Filament

Removing Filament
  1. Preheat the nozzle using the Preheat selection on the menu.
  2. Select "Unload Filament" from the menu.
  3. Store filament in a plastic bag with desiccant.
Inserting Filament
  1. Preheat the nozzle using the Preheat selection on the menu.
  2. Trim filament end to a point.
  3. Insert filament into nozzle. Filament will autoload. Follow prompts on screen.

References