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A Bit About the E3D Titan

A Bit About the E3D Titan

What is the E3D Titan? The E3D Titan is an innovative extruder from 3D printer part manufacturer, E3D. The Titan extruder features a compact and light-weight design that manages to squeeze a 3:1 geared drive mechanism into basically the same footprint as a typical...
Types of Endstops

Types of Endstops

3D printers are extremely accurate and precise positioning systems, but the way 3D printers track their position is different than many people think. The way a 3D printer controller tracks the position of the print head is much different than how a human might do the...
Bearings vs. Bushings

Bearings vs. Bushings

The previous post discussed the two dominant types of linear motion systems used in 3D printers:  lead screws and belt drives. These are the systems that actually move the build platform and/or extruder. Lead screws and timing belts are used to transfer electrical...