My Stratasys Desktop 3D Printer Is Not Jetting Material – Stratasys 3D Printer Support Tip

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From time to time we have seen 3D Printers “Ghost Printing” as we call it.  This is when the print block moves as normal during a print job without jetting any material.  This is caused by print data getting corrupted. There is a simple fix for this. Here is the process. 1. Power down the printer. 2.Then, take the black cover off the print block using the two silver thumb screws.   3. You will see two ribbon cables leading to […]

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Resume Print Jobs – Stratasys 3D Printer Support Tip

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In the event that your 3D Printer stops printing in the middle of a print job, it can resume where it left off.  To do this, go to job manager and select the current print job.  Then select resume from the icons above.  A box will open stating to enter the slice to resume from.  There may already be a number in this box.  You will have to go to the Objet interface on the printer computer to get the […]

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Proper 3D Printer Shutdown – Stratasys 3D Printer Support Tip

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It is very important to shut a Stratasys machine down properly when not in use.  This will prevent material from getting clogged in the tubing and print heads.  The printheads may become permanently damaged if the proper precedures are not performed.  If your 3D Printer is not going to be in use for two to three weeks, run the shutdown wizard.  If your 3D Printer will not be in use for more than three weeks,  run the Machine flush/fill wizard […]

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