jueves, 9 de julio de 2015

Kapton tape placed in a 3D printer baseplate

Today I will explain how to put the Kapton tape on the baseplate of a 3D printer.
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We need the following materials:
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Alcohol to clean, paper towels, plastic spatula, cutter, a wooden board, spray soapy water or spray, a tupperware and Kapton tape.
The procedure, first sprinkle alcohol on the baseplate.
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Second scatter with kitchen paper and clean all baseplate.
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Third sprinkle with spray soapy water around the baseplate. We put it on the Tupperware.
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Kapton tape stretched his is with the help of another person.
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We support the belt in place, you will wrinkle if you do some solos, but do not worry.
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With the spatula removed the wrinkles and bubbles.
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We cut with the cutter and continue removing bubbles.
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When we finish we remove the tupperware below, we turn and we will cut the excess.
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And we're done.
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Brands that can be seen are scratches on the baseplate, try to avoid using the spatula may cause deformation at the base of your objects.

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