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TIFU by not resetting my z-height


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Finished printing TPU on the rough side of my spring sheet to keep from damaging my PEI and forgot to reset my z height adjustment-.1mm and woke up to my wife telling me that she paused my print (bless that woman) because it was being engulfed in filament. Now I’m using my soldering iron’s chise tip to get it off…


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Dam, that looks bad. Hope for a speedy recovery. I always keep spare hotends on had and built in case of this sort of issue.
Thanks. This is what I told myself I'd do the last time this happened. Got too caught up in the TPU project.
And once I started to gain momentum with that, I started printing mods for my simracing rig....
Actually asking someone who's helped me in the past to print parts for me...