Artillery Sidewinder X1

Shower glass adjustment with 3D printed part

shower glass adjustment with 3d printed part

Last fall, we’ve renovated both bathrooms and all in all, everything went well. For some reason, the glass installers had problems in the master bathroom because of slight discrepancies which happened during the measuring process or at the glass factory. Because of the Corona virus, a service call is out of the question so I …

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Sanding 3D Printed Models with Dremel Lite Rotary Tool

Dremel Lite sanding 3d printed models

The Dremel Lite rotary tool is perfect for sanding 3D printed parts before painting. Let’s back up for a moment. Sanding of 3D printed models is not necessary unless one plans on spray painting for a smooth finish. Cyber Monday had a tempting offer on Amazon. As a designer, I am always interested in exploring …

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Artillery Sidewinder X1 Tips and Tricks

Tips Problem: All files saved to the USB stick start with the same letters. How to just use the actual file name?Solution: Start Cura and go to > Preferences > Configure CuraFrom the pop-up window, scroll down to the Opening and saving files category and uncheck “Add machine prefix to job name“. This will remove …

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Artillery Sidewinder X1 Cura 4.4 Profile Settings

Artillery Sidewinder X1 Cura 4.4 Profile Settings for new users

Update: Cura 4.5 has been released and I will install it as soon as it is available in the Arch Linux Repository. I use the following profile settings for my Artillery Sidewinder X1 when slicing with Cura 4.4 under Linux. But before Cura sees my printer, a few steps have to be taken which I …

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