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[title] Pre Print Setup
[* violet] With your Extruderextruder is still hothot, pull the filament completely out of the filament tube. Turn your Extruder Heater OFF.OFF (shown by the pink box in the first image).
[* icon_caution]
Always verify the heater is off when finished. Leaving the extruder heated in the manual control window without extruding for extended periods will over bakeover-bake the plastic and lead to nozzle clogging.
[* black] Cut off the melted end of your filament and straighten the first 3 Inches3" again.
[* green] Insert the Filament Tube into the tube quick release fitting, this is seenTube Quick-Release Fitting, shown by the green arrow in the second image. Pull up on the Filament Tube to verify itmake sure it's locked in place. If it becomes unlocked during a printprint, the printer will not be able to extrude
[*
extrude.
[*
icon_note] Whenever you go to remove this tube, push both the tube and the quick release fittingQuick-Release Fitting downward. Then ''tightly'' holdingtightly hold the top of the fitting ''allall the way ''downdown and pull upward on the tubetube.
[* blue] As you seeshown by the blue arrow in the 3rd imgethird image, insert the filament upwards through the Filament Drive and on through the filament tubeFilament Tube. Push it the entire way into the 3D Printing Head, until you cannot push it further. This is where the straightness of the initial filament really mattersmatters.
[* black] Double CheckDouble-check that any Filament Rollyour spool of filament is able to rotate freely andfreely, so that filament can unravel the Filamentsmoothly as the Filament Drive pulls Filament from itit.
[* black] Re-heatReheat the extruder to 210C210 C and use the manual control buttons to extrude 100mm of filament so that you are sure the filament has made it all the way to the nozzle. Turn it back offthe Extruder Heater OFF once finished.
[* violet] With your Extruderextruder is still hothot, pull the filament completely out of the filament tube. Turn your Extruder Heater OFF.OFF (shown by the pink box in the first image).
[* icon_caution]
Always verify the heater is off when finished. Leaving the extruder heated in the manual control window without extruding for extended periods will over bakeover-bake the plastic and lead to nozzle clogging.
[* black] Cut off the melted end of your filament and straighten the first 3 Inches3" again.
[* green] Insert the Filament Tube into the tube quick release fitting, this is seenTube Quick-Release Fitting, shown by the green arrow in the second image. Pull up on the Filament Tube to verify itmake sure it's locked in place. If it becomes unlocked during a printprint, the printer will not be able to extrude
[*
extrude.
[*
icon_note] Whenever you go to remove this tube, push both the tube and the quick release fittingQuick-Release Fitting downward. Then ''tightly'' holdingtightly hold the top of the fitting ''allall the way ''downdown and pull upward on the tubetube.
[* blue] As you seeshown by the blue arrow in the 3rd imgethird image, insert the filament upwards through the Filament Drive and on through the filament tubeFilament Tube. Push it the entire way into the 3D Printing Head, until you cannot push it further. This is where the straightness of the initial filament really mattersmatters.
[* black] Double CheckDouble-check that any Filament Rollyour spool of filament is able to rotate freely andfreely, so that filament can unravel the Filamentsmoothly as the Filament Drive pulls Filament from itit.
[* black] Re-heatReheat the extruder to 210C210 C and use the manual control buttons to extrude 100mm of filament so that you are sure the filament has made it all the way to the nozzle. Turn it back offthe Extruder Heater OFF once finished.