XYZprinting da Vinci 2.0/2.0A Duo – Print your first dual color 3D model

XYZprinting da Vinci 2.0/2.0A Duo – Print your first dual color 3D model


da Vinci 2.0 Duo – Print your first dual-color 3D model Let da Vinci 2.0 Duo bring all of your dual-color 3D creation to life! First, remove the stopper from the filament cartridge Remove the tape held the filament Install cartridge 1 to the right, and cartridge 2 to the left Remove the “cartridge locker” atop the cartridge 1 slot Insert cartridge 1 into the slot and re-install the locker atop cartridge slot firmly Filament end should be cut at an angle than straight across, please shape the filament with a pliers when needed. Insert the filament through the guide hole at upper right corner Then insert it in the hose atop the corresponding extruder Press the “release arm” to release the feeding wheel and the gear Gently push down on filament, make sure it is inserted all the way into the extruder Select “Load filament” for cartridge 1 from the control panel Wait for 1-2 minutes until the extruder is heated up to set temperature Check if right nozzle produces a plastic stream Remove the “cartridge locker” atop the left hand cartridge slot Insert cartridge 2 in the slot and re-install the locker atop cartridge slot firmly Insert the filament through the guide hole at upper left corner Then insert it in the hose atop the corresponding extruder Press the “release arm” to release the feeding wheel and the gear Gently push down on filament, make sure it is inserted all the way into the extruder Select “Load filament” for cartridge 2 from the control panel Wait until the extruder is heated up to set temperature Check if right nozzle produces a plastic stream Apply glue to the print bed with the glue stick supplied uniformly before printing You can select 3D models from various sources You may create 3D models in “.STL” format with any 3D modeling software or select from the build-in samples Before printing, please download and install the latest printing software “XYZware” from XYZprinting website Launch XYZWare for printing Click and select “2.0 Duo” section from the “Gallery” page in XYZprinting website Every dual-color 3D model is consist of two .stl files, each one is to be printed in different color Please download and save both “.STL” files locally Set “Printer Type” as “da Vinci 2.0 Duo” Set the preview color for extruders based on the color of the filament installed In this vidoe, extruder 1 will print in red and 2 in blue Press the “Import” button and select the .STL file to be printed with one of the color Press the left mouse key and drag your mouse to change display angle Press the “Import” button again and select the STL file to be printed in another color The two STL files to be printed in different colors make up a dual-color object Right click on the model, and set to print it with extruder 1 or 2 Press the “Print” button you may select advanced settings in this window Or simply press the “Print” button again to print with default settings Your XYZware software then starts slicing the model and set up printing path When the extruders and the print bed are heated up to specified working temperature da Vinci printer will start printing the model The models are now sent to the printer, you may remove the USB cable if necessary The printer is initializing the printing process Printing time varies with dimension of the model and quality settings The printed object is hot, please wait for it to cool down Get your scraper and tissue or cotton swab ready before removing the printout Damp the tissue or cotton swab to wipe off the glue stuck to the seams between the object and the print bed After melting the glue, you will be able prise the object off the print bed easily. Separate your printout from the print bed by shoveling from its bottom with the scraper supplied Remove your printout as quick as possible after the print bed is cooled as it may be stuck to the bed too firmly to separate from Congratulation! You have just printed your first dual color 3D model. Thank you for using our XYZprinting da Vinci 2.0 Duo www.xyzprinting.com

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