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Recent blog posts

Calibrating extrusion steps in marlin firmware

An important value for 3D printers is the extrusion value or the amount of plastic that is moved into the hotend whenever you print. This settings is basically set in the gcode file you send to your printer but several values often need adjustment as steppers may vary.

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How to translate a Jekyll site

This blog is available in two language: English and German. You can switch between the languages in the top right corner (at the time of writing at least). In this blog post I will write down the steps necessary to archive this.

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Markdown Cheatsheet

Markdown is a text-to-HTML conversion tool for web writers. Markdown allows you to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, then convert it to structurally valid XHTML (or HTML).

This post is intended as a quick reference and showcase.

Jekyll uses Github flavored Markdown.

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