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Printed parts for Voron 2.1

Today I am going to write about printed parts for Voron 2.1.

First of all, there are a lot of parts to be printed. It took me about 200 printing hours and almost 2,5 kg of filament.

voron printed parts

What kind of material did you use?

I have printed the parts with improved PLA filament, Ingeo 870.

According to the manufacturer specifications, after one “baking” procedure, that you can make on your oven, the filament crystalize and have similiar properties to ABS.

I did not make the oven procedure, but I hope that the parts are good enough. I have used this material on the printed improvements made for Anet printer, and the behavior is excellent. Continue reading

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New printer in construction – Voron 2.1

First of all, I wish you a happy Christmas. Today I start a new series of post about the new printer that I am building right now,  Voron 2.1.

Features of Voron 2.1

  • It is a Core XY printer with fixed bed plate, I like that because the movement of the bed plate is one of the things that worried me on the cartesian printers.
  • 2020 aluminium extrusion profile, so is cheaper than other similar options.
  • It has 4 independient motors for Z axis, so it will adjust very precisely.
  • It is a closed printer with a carbon filter, so you can print ABS without problems.
  • The dimensions of the printer are relatively small, it is a cube of  50 cm,  for a bed plate of 350×350 mm
  • It use linear guides and belts.

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