It is beginning to look like Fall!

August was a rough month at my house. Between the heat, my wife making it back to work, our newborn starting daycare, and everything else going on. In the first week in daycare my daughter got RSV and pneumonia and transmitted something to me, putting me on my butt for a few weeks.

The latest upgrades to my Creality Ender 3 – The Micro-Swiss All Metal Hotend and SKR Mini E3 v2

Upgraded MicroSwiss All Metal Hotend for Creality Ender 3

Since my last post updating what I have done on my Creality Ender 3 I have made some additional updates, somewhat by choice, mostly by need. I have installed the WhamBam System's flexible build platform, as previously acknowledged, I have swapped out the Creality silent board with the SKR Mini E3 v2 and installed the …

I installed the Wham Bam Flexible Build System on my Creality Ender 3

Wham Bam Flexible Build System Leveling Test

In the ever evolving saga of my time with the Creality Ender 3 including changes, upgrades, and refinements I decided to change the build surface that I am using. Originally, my Creality Ender 3 came with a removable and flexible build surface, but I never had success with it. I read around and watched videos …

Installing the Creality BLTouch Auto Bed Leveling Kit on my Ender 3

Creality Ender 3 with BLTouch printing Raspberry Pi Zero holder

During the pandemic I have had a lot more time to work with my Creality Ender 3. This has led to a lot of time manually leveling the bed and working to achieve success when getting the initial layers on my prints. The process of constantly re-leveling the bed, and having things change between prints …