Scalar XL 3D printer: Assembly instructions

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You will find here the different steps illustrated showing you how to build your Scalar XL 3D printer.

Each step is heavily documented with a detailed description, pictures and a video tutorial.

Prerequisite:

    1. Tools needed
  1. The different kinds of extrusion profiles

Assembly instructions steps

  1. Chassis assembly
  2. X axis assembly (Horizontal)
  3. Z axis assembly (Vertical)
  4. Build plateform
  5. Y axis belt setup
  6. End Stops setup
  7. X axis belt setup
  8. Hot End Installation (E3D V6)
  9. Hot End Installation (AluHotEnd)
  10. 12v 360w power supply installation
  11. Wiring of the power supply on the chassis
  12. Direct Drive Assembly (from 17/10/2016)
  13. Extruder assembly on the chassis
  14. Fixation of the electronics on the chassis
  15. Electronics wiring
  16. Extruder Calibration

First steps

  1. First use caution
  2. Filament installation (Bowden version)
  3. Extruder Calibration
  4. Commissioning your 3D printer
  5. First steps with cura
  6. what is the best layer height for your 3D printer
  7. Firmware upgrade (Version 1.1.5 available 22/09/2017)
  8. Need some Help ? Read the FAQ

Manuals of already pre-mounted parts

  1. 12V 360W power supply assembly
  2. E3D V6 Full Metal hot end assembly
  3. AllInOne Full Metal Hot end assembly
  4. Y axis assembly
  5. Extruder Assembly
  6. Heat bed assembly (Obsolete)
  7. Heat bed assembly V2 (All aluminum)
  8. Electronic assembly

Calibration

  1. Extruder Calibration
  2. PID Tuning
  3. How to improve /Fix Z Woobble

Additional Resources

  1. Play audio/Music when you print ends
  2. Atx power supply conversion for 3d printer usage
  3. Inductor probe wiring diagram

Spare parts to print

Available Accessories: