RE: [rp-ml] Rough Z-Corp Finish

From: Charles Overy (
Date: Thu Sep 15 2005 - 20:02:44 EEST

Have you checked under the gantry and the print head carriage. We had this
problem with our 406 and it was because we had buildup under the carriage.
Once we started cleaning under the carriage with each head change all is OK.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: []On
> Behalf Of richard fletcher
> Sent: Thursday, September 15, 2005 9:48 AM
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> Subject: [rp-ml] Rough Z-Corp Finish
> Hi everyone
> I am running a Z-Corp Z402 and have been getting a problem with
> the quality
> of finish with the models, as well as the parts being extremely
> weak. We are
> running the saturation levels as instructed, but there appears to
> be a thin
> stripe of binder which is missing from every sweep the print head does on
> every layer. We've changed the print head and cleaned the contacts but it
> always seems to give the same results. Does anyone know whether
> it's likely
> to be the print head carriage and/or the ribbon cable which
> attaches it to
> the head card?
> Many thanks in advance.
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