DIY DTG - Build your own Digital T-Shirt Printer

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by Andy
Mon Jul 17, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Arduino Open Source DIY DTG
Topic: Arduino DIY DTG Shield
Replies: 220
Views: 16017

Re: Arduino DIY DTG Shield

Good job. I look forward to seeing your finished project.
by Andy
Mon Jul 17, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Advanced DIY DTG
Topic: Printer Base with Motorized Height Adjust
Replies: 9
Views: 189

Re: Printer Base with Motorized Height Adjust

Final with the platen attached
by Andy
Mon Jul 17, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: White Printing problems on P600
Replies: 6
Views: 65

Re: White Printing problems on P600

If you haven't had white ink installed long enough for it to be clogging I'd check to make sure you primed your ink cartridges properly. 

I went around and around with my first r3000 and it ended up being poorly primed cartridges.
by Andy
Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: DIY Pretreat Machine
Topic: OpenDTG Pretreater Control Board
Replies: 61
Views: 4178

Re: OpenDTG Pretreater Control Board

right now i have only manual dtg. i chose build pretreater first seems more simple than auto dtg first.  i use wagner spray and move to diy pretreater i build from here soon. i have many parts and like to test pump and ebay nozzles i have before buying all kit right now here. can i use just arduino...
by Andy
Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: DTG Epson 4880 Texjet problem PF Scale.
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Re: DTG Epson 4880 Texjet problem PF Scale.

I'm not sure that is your issue. I had 4880 based printers years ago and I don't remember having to put those numbers back in a particular place. 
by Andy
Sun Jul 16, 2017 6:57 am
Forum: Inks, Pretreat, Supplies
Topic: Sublimation Inks
Replies: 4
Views: 46

Re: Sublimation Inks

I cannot find anything that specifically says for an Epson P600.  But I have found inks for piezo printers.  Also, looking thru this forum I see that the Epson 1430 is on the list of DTG capable printers (though not with white) which is also a printer that is used for sublimation printing and inks ...
by Andy
Sat Jul 15, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: ASF Adaptor
Replies: 8
Views: 93

Re: ASF Adaptor

Hi Andy I'm liking that base its fab, I take it you're using 2 steppers for this it looks really cool I like the independent right and left height adjustment idea it would be good for printing aprons with a pocket.you could place a hoodie or an apron horizontally for printing. Yeah there are 2 nema...
by Andy
Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: ASF Adaptor
Replies: 8
Views: 93

Re: ASF Adaptor

Hi Thanks for the reply Andy,it does look simular to the code that was posted a long time ago on the t-shirt forums by a guy called John is that correct?. But where ever it came from its a gr8 achievement I still keep the asf sheet feeder plastic top part of the printer to house the psu and micro c...
by Andy
Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Downloads
Topic: OpenDTG Base Controller Code
Replies: 0
Views: 92

OpenDTG Base Controller Code

This code is for the OpenDTG base controller to run a motorized head height base.

The OpenDTG controller is Arduino based with 2 TB6600 motor drivers built in.

Requires Bounce2 library

USE AT YOUR OWN RISK.
by Andy
Sat Jul 15, 2017 3:10 pm
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: ASF Adaptor
Replies: 8
Views: 93

Re: ASF Adaptor

With that code you can remove the ASF motor and not plug in its wire to the Epson.