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a5:disassembly [2018/02/12 16:35] โ€“ created pinchiesa5:disassembly [2018/06/21 11:14] โ€“ samuelpinches
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 ===== How-to open the main chassis ===== ===== How-to open the main chassis =====
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 +**Update: DaHai has a good video on opening the case [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6lRvYPSY7A|here]].**
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   - First, remove any filament roll, and then move the z axis as high as it will go out of the way.   - First, remove any filament roll, and then move the z axis as high as it will go out of the way.
   - Turn the printer off and disconnect the power cable.   - Turn the printer off and disconnect the power cable.
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   - The top and bottom halves will still be attached by the y-axis cable chain.    - The top and bottom halves will still be attached by the y-axis cable chain. 
   - You will have to cut cable ties to disassemble the printer further than this point. You may prefer to stop at this point, and find something to prop open the case at an angle while you work on it.   - You will have to cut cable ties to disassemble the printer further than this point. You may prefer to stop at this point, and find something to prop open the case at an angle while you work on it.
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 +===== Re-assembly Tips =====
 +  * Check the y-axis cable chain is properly connected
 +  * Dont forget to reconnect y-axis motor and endstop cables.
 +  * Dont forget to reconnect the LCD module data cable (8 pin connector), the LCD module USB cable, and the LCD module filament sensor (two pin connector).
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