Test cube Z height question

Test cube Z height question

Postby bbrown64 » 2015-Aug-Mon-09-Aug

I had to print the test cube PB offers. It is 20x20x3. However when I printed the cube this morning my test print was 20x20x2.5. I would really like to have exact right height. I checked the EEPROM it is X80 Y80 Z2020 E96. My layer height is .2064, Btm and top layers are .6. There are 14 layers to the test cube. How do i gain that .5mm in height?
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Re: Test cube Z height question

Postby RetireeJay » 2015-Aug-Mon-10-Aug

It's your Z calibration value that needs to be fixed. It depends on the exact type of Z actuator screw you have. There are on-line calculators for this, once you know the type of screw.
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Re: Test cube Z height question

Postby bbrown64 » 2015-Aug-Tue-04-Aug

Thank you Jay I made the correction to my EEPROM. Now my cube is right on the money. ;)
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