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  • How to Use the 3D Printing Function

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      Getting Started

      In this video, you will learn how to use the 3D printing function of Snapmaker Original. This covers a whole process of 3D printing, including leveling the bed, loading filament, generating G-code, printing using the computer or USB flash drive, and removing the print. Snapmaker3D, which is an old version of our software, was used here to show you how to generate G-code for 3D printing. Please refer to our website to download the latest version of our software, Snapmaker Luban.

    1. How to Use the Laser Function

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        Getting Started

        In this video, you will learn how to use the laser function of Snapmaker Original. This covers a whole process of laser engraving, including generating G-code, fixing material, determining engraving area, transferring G-code to machine, and start engraving. Please refer to our website to download the latest version of Snapmaker Luban.

      1. How to Use the CNC Function

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          Getting Started

          In this video, you will learn how to use the CNC function of Snapmaker Original. This covers a whole process of CNC carving, including generating G-code, fixing material, attaching CNC bit, determining carving area, transferring G-code to machine, and start carving. Please refer to our website to download the latest version of Snapmaker Luban.

        1. How to Update the Firmware

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            Upgrade

            In this video, you will learn how to update the firmware of Snapmaker Original. By updating the firmware, you will be able to explore new features that are added to the machine and have an enhanced user experience. The latest firmware can be downloaded here.

          1. How to Extend Z-Axis

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              Upgrade

              In this video, you will learn how to extend the Z-Axis of Snapmaker Original by replacing the original Z-Axis with a longer one. With the Z-Axis Extension Module, you can use your Snapmaker Original to print even taller items, providing more possibilities for your creation!

            1. How to Upgrade the Enclosure V1.0

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                Upgrade

                In this video, you will learn how to upgrade your Enclosure V1.0 to the Enclosure V1.1 for Snapmaker Original. Here are two great reasons to upgrade your Enclosure V1.0: the enclosure will be safer by adding the door detection feature and the corner bracket will be thickened to improve the stability. The upgrade kit is available on our online store.

              1. How to Level the Bed

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                  Troubleshooting

                  Failed prints? Leveling the heated bed is an important factor to achieve a successful print. If the nozzle is too far from the bed, the first layer will not stick to the bed. If the nozzle is too close to the bed, it will scratch and damage the bed, and the filament can’t be extruded smoothly. In this video, you will learn how to level the heated bed on Snapmaker Original. 

                1. How to Fix First Layer Adhesion Issue

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                    Troubleshooting

                    The first layer of any 3D printed model is the foundation of printing the model properly. In this video, you will learn 7 tips and tricks on how to ensure the first layer of your print sticks to the heated bed nicely.  You might use one of them or a combination of these tips to achieve a perfect first layer.

                  1. How to Remove Broken Filament

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                      Troubleshooting

                      When the filament is inserted into the 3D printing module and it has not been used for a long time, it may break inside the module. If you can neither pull out the remaining filament nor insert new filament, you may need to check out this video to learn how to remove the broken filament.

                    1. How to Remove a Filament Blob

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                        Troubleshooting

                        You might unfortunately find your printer’s nozzle is covered with a mass of extruded filament. In this video, you will learn how to clean the filament blob on the hot end.

                      1. How to Replace the Hot End

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                          Troubleshooting

                          The nozzle may be filled with tiny particles or may get worn after printing over time, which will result in an extruding problem. You can follow this video tutorial to replace the hot end to fix it.