M200 maintenance is very important to achieve high quality prints every time you use your machine. To keep your M200 efficient and clean, follow the maintenance guides connected with each section of the 3D printer.

Main

Main

ACTIVITY FREQUENCY
Cleaning the machine and its environment, especially the bottom plate of the printer Before each printing
Hotend

Hotend

ACTIVITY FREQUENCY
Checking if the extruder is not clogged with the material remains Before each printing
Removing the material remains Before each printing
Cleaning the nozzle Every 200 working hours
Checking if the screws securing the Heater and Thermocoupler are tightened Every 300 working hours
Platform

Platform

ACTIVITY FREQUENCY
Cleaning the platform Before each printing
Checking the perforated plate for deformation Before each printing
Autocalibration Every 100 working hours
Cleaning the perforated plate Every 200 working hours
X. Y axes

X. Y axes

ACTIVITY FREQUENCY
Checking if the axes are clean from material remains Before each printing
Removing the material remains from the axes Before each printing
Checking the drive belts tension on the X, Y axis Every 300 working hours
Checking the drive belts tension between the X, Y motors and the axes Every 300 working hours
Checking if the screws securing the pulleys on the X, Y axis and the pulleys on motor axis are tightened Every 300 working hours
Checking if the extruder moves freely when the printer is off Every 300 working hours
X, Y axes rails lubricating Every 250-500 working hours
Extruder

Extruder

ACTIVITY FREQUENCY
Checking if the screws securing the hotend are tightened Every 300 working hours
Removing the material remains and lumps from the extruder Every 300 working hours
Checking if the fan is working Every 400 working hours
Z axis

Z axis

ACTIVITY FREQUENCY
Checking if the Z-axis rails and the screw are clean from material remains Before each printing
Checking if the screws and nuts are tightened
NOTE: Remember that the nut of the Z-axis screw must not be fully tightened!
Every 500 working hours
Z-axis rails lubricating Every 250-500 working hours

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