How to change the hotend (Epsilon series)

In this article you will learn how to safely change the hotend

 

                                                                                                                              

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The BCN3D Epsilon is equipped with two 0.4 mm hotends. However, it is possible to change the hotend in order to increase the versatility of the 3D printer. Every part has its particularities and needs, so it’s wise to choose the proper hotend for each print job. The sizes of the hotends compatible with the BCN3D Epsilon are:

0.4 / 0.6 / Hotend X 0.6 / 0.8 / 1.0 mm.

You can find them in our store. Small nozzles are ideal for detailed models. Instead, big nozzles allow users to fabricate more resistant parts or for rapid prints.

 

Notice that 0.6 hotend X is specially designed for material-filled filaments, such as carbon fiber, metal etc.

 

 

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It's important to keep your printer in good shape to make the most out of it. In this chart you can find a list of the extruder maintenance procedures and how frequently these should be done. Maintenance Plan.

 

bcn3d-recycle  Take your e-waste to a certified recycler. Check how we do it in BCN3D.

 


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