Archive for April, 2021

Creality CR-10 Mini “Cold Pull” and Bowden Fitting Cleanout

Sunday, April 4th, 2021

Had a bit of a filament jam on the Creality this week, and today I tried a “cold pull” procedure with the intent of cleaning any foreign material and scorched filament out of the nozzle. I think that was an issue needing to be solved, but I also created another problem along the way.

3D printer filament blobs from nozzle cleanout

In the background, you can see that I’m not as good at cutting glass as I am at … well, let’s not make any hasty characterizations I’d regret later.