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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: I have to agree the screen size is rather small...
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I have to agree the screen size is rather small...

... it would be nice for a upgraded larger screen at some point in the future, i've not had the opportunity to crack open the case "yet" to see the type of screen that is stock but judging by the space at the front this should and would be a relatively easy upgrade. Answer: We may consider a bigger ...
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: I am having g a hard time reading the screen while it is printing...
Replies: 1
Views: 214

I am having g a hard time reading the screen while it is printing...

...I'd love this to be somewhat Internet accessible or can you guys redesign to printing info interface for the next firmware upgrade. Focusing more on the print times instead of the print layer. I have to use a magnifying glass to find out its progress. Plus the print time calculations are consiste...
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: Replace the windows with UV blocking orange plexi glass...
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Views: 386

Replace the windows with UV blocking orange plexi glass...

...I am not sure why Photon is using windows that are not blocking UV on a light sensitive resin chamber. Oh and send us all replacement plexi for our machines. Answer : We will do that in future batch. There will be links for upgradeing. For the blue panel, as long as the Photon stay inside without...
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: Auto shut off after print has finished...
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Views: 404

Auto shut off after print has finished...

...I let it run last night for a 4hour print and so the fans and the printer was on till I got in the store at 9:30 the next morning that can't be good for the fan or the potential power surges etc. Answer : You may upgrade the firmware from our official website. The new firmware can turn on the fan...
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: Instead of the current pillow block design a linear rail would provide better z axis linearity
Replies: 2
Views: 344

Instead of the current pillow block design a linear rail would provide better z axis linearity

We are working on a better Z axis, and there will be upgrade kit available later.
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: Could you use a more powerful UV LED
Replies: 0
Views: 292

Could you use a more powerful UV LED

We are studying that.
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: Is there work being done on sub-pixel greyscale techniques?
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Views: 210

Is there work being done on sub-pixel greyscale techniques?

Yes, that is a brilliant idea. We will study that.
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: Have there been any thought on higher resolution displays? If so, what is the limiting factor? The resin?
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Have there been any thought on higher resolution displays? If so, what is the limiting factor? The resin?

Yes, we have the plan for higher resolution display such as 4K.

We will be optimizing the current 2K version, and later on we will try the 4K.
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: Is it possible to make open the photon file format?...
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Views: 358

Is it possible to make open the photon file format?...

...It would be useful for integration with other slicing software and for automated tuning of curing parameters. It appears to be a binary format but it would be good to have a human readable format (text + rasters) option. Answer : Currently we are not ready to share the source code. But we will th...
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Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Technical Matters
Topic: A guide on Rafting, why it may be needed, the best way to do it, ticks and tips
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A guide on Rafting, why it may be needed, the best way to do it, ticks and tips

It is suggested to add rafting for models especially with small bottom contact area but chunk body.