Benbox Laser Machines/CO2 Lasers/3D Printers

3D Printers => Controller Boards => Topic started by: tommegna on May 08, 2019, 05:58:04 PM

Title: How to Burn 3D Firmware in a Zonestar v.5.3 3d Printer Control Board
Post by: tommegna on May 08, 2019, 05:58:04 PM
I am trying to install new Firmware on my Zonestar P802NR2 3D Printer-v.5X, but I can't seem to get past the type of Printer you have.  I'm not sure what they want?  I've tried lots of names but none work.  I have the COM6 on the Computer.  The Firmware came from Zonestar's Web Site v.5X!  I'm using Arduino IDE set-up.  I need that name to finish the downloading the Firmware?  This is very hard to explain.  I'm trying to upgrade my 3D Printer. That's why I need the Firmware update.  You have to have downloaded Firmware on 3DP's to understand.  Thanks in advance for the help.
Tom Megna
Title: Re: How to Burn 3D Firmware in a Zonestar v.5.3 3d Printer Control Board
Post by: Zax on May 09, 2019, 07:01:47 AM
What firmware are you planning to install, Marlin?

There are plenty of tutorials for loading firmware to the RAMPS (RepRap Arduino Mega Pololu Shield) board.

e.g. https://www.my-home-fab.de/en/documentations/reprap-firmware/installing-marlin-firmware-on-ramps-1.4
Title: Re: How to Burn 3D Firmware in a Zonestar v.5.3 3d Printer Control Board
Post by: tommegna on May 09, 2019, 10:00:10 AM
Zax,
I'm trying to install Marlin on the Zone star Motherboard!  I'm using Arduino IDE I have the Firmware but it's asking for the name of the printer which is P802NR2 but it won't accept this name.  I have to somehow figure out what they want?
p.s.  Do you also support 3d Scanners.
Thanks,
Tom Megna
Title: Re: How to Burn 3D Firmware in a Zonestar v.5.3 3d Printer Control Board
Post by: Zax on May 09, 2019, 10:17:54 AM
If you mean 3D printers, yes T2Laser can generate G-code for them and in some cases you may be able to connect and send the data. 3D scanners are totally different and not supported.