A Tale of Eight Enders: Maker Steve’s Bowden Edition – Compression Fitting Fix

Happy new year 3D Printing Makers! NOTE: there is a video about half way down that helps to explain. Be sure to check out my Ender 3 build guide and Bare bones upgrade guide It’s no secret, I really like Creality’s printers, specifically the Ender 3.  I have 2 CR-10S’s, 7 Ender 3’s and an Ender […]

Replace your Sticker Build Surface with something else!

Sticker Polycarbonate, Magnetic or Borosilicate   The fixed build surface is a pain when your print gets stuck to it. Here we are going to look at a couple options and upgrade to a Magnetic Build Plate. 24V Replacement Hot Plate for Ender 3, Ender 3 Pro, CR-20 – https://ebay.to/2TuVdaL 12V Replacement Hot Plate for […]

Ultimate Build Guide for Creality CR-10S / CR-10 – Step by Step – A MakerSteve Special Report

I just completed a video on CR-10 Support Rod features and a Step-by- Step how-to guide … Check it out.. If you like what I am doing, please click like.  If you are ready to start your Black Friday/Cyber Monday start here!  I get a little back for my effort. Sign up for a free month […]

Help! My supports are stuck to my 3D Print!

I have been having problems with my Ender 3’s and support material getting stuck to the print.  Almost to the point of being part of the print.  I have been able to remove the support material by picking at it with dental picks, awls and various other cutting devices. I usually end up digging them […]

Getting your print to stick on your 3D Printer

Getting good adhesion… Setup and Maintenance …on your printing surface can be a challenge, especially when you are just starting out. Of course, your print isn’t going to stick if the surface is not level. I initially used tape and glue stick which works well most of the time, but I was replacing tape constantly […]