DIY DTG - Build your own Digital T-Shirt Printer

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by Andy
Fri Apr 28, 2017 6:11 am
Forum: DIY DTG Tutorials - Build your own T-Shirt Printer
Topic: Experience with TUTORIALS?
Replies: 1
Views: 34

Re: Experience with TUTORIALS?

I have no experience with either. Alien has been around a long time.

Unidtg shows some very clever ideas in his YouTube videos.
by Andy
Fri Apr 28, 2017 6:09 am
Forum: Arduino Open Source DIY DTG
Topic: Epson stylus 1290 + arduino uno DIY DTG
Replies: 4
Views: 196

Re: Epson stylus 1290 + arduino uno DIY DTG

Looks good. Thanks for sharing
by Andy
Thu Apr 27, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: Arduino Open Source DIY DTG
Topic: Please help with platenEncoder setting
Replies: 3
Views: 22

Re: Please help with platenEncoder setting

Still got error,. How about changing platenencoder value? Original Code said based on 26.5 inch, platenecoder value are 260000L, SO, 24inch should put 235471L ?? Am I right?? The original platen encoder was for roughly a 18 inch print length If you are sending 24 inch long prints you will need to a...
by Andy
Thu Apr 27, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Arduino Open Source DIY DTG
Topic: Please help with platenEncoder setting
Replies: 3
Views: 22

Re: Please help with platenEncoder setting

Try these: // R3000 and P600 PE sensor Settings const int peMinEncoder = 950; // MIN: Sets the range when to trigger the PE (Paper in) signal. NOTE: These default settings were tested on the Epson R3000 / P600. May be different on other models. const int peMaxEncoder = 1050; // MAX:
by Andy
Thu Apr 27, 2017 6:10 am
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: Chocolate printer
Replies: 4
Views: 35

Re: Chocolate printer

White dtg ink has the same problem. It must be used on a regular basis.
by Andy
Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Air Compressor
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Air Compressor

This WAY off topic but I'm sure many here do some DIY in the garage. I've always hated the noise when the air compressor kicks on. 

Anyway I needed a new air compressor and bought one from California Air Tools. For an air compressor it is very quiet.

http://www.californiaairtools.com/
by Andy
Wed Apr 26, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: Chocolate printer
Replies: 4
Views: 35

Re: Chocolate printer

Sounds like a neat idea. With rip software you can print cmyk colors and white. You can print white only or colors only or print the white with color on top of it. The kits only have a little bit of clearance but it wouldn't hard for me to make the risers higher so you could put thicker chocolates u...
by Andy
Tue Apr 25, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: DIY Pretreat Machine
Topic: OpenDTG Pre-Treater Build
Replies: 13
Views: 476

Re: OpenDTG Pre-Treater Build

I have the 5v and GND opposite in my notes. Worst case your knob works backwards and you then flip the wires.
by Andy
Tue Apr 25, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Builders Showcase
Topic: R3000/AiO Board w/push button controls
Replies: 4
Views: 47

Re: R3000/AiO Board w/push button controls

Looking good. You conquered the beast!!!
by Andy
Sun Apr 23, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: General - Start Here
Topic: Which Printers to use for DIY DTG
Replies: 55
Views: 10653

Re: Which Printers to use for DIY DTG

The complete DIY DTG base conversion kits, can I use for Epson R2000? or I better off get a P-600 instead, I am new to this, just for hobby, any help will be appreciated alec The P-600 has many benefits including the most group support. The electronics in the conversion kit will not work on the R20...