[Sticky] Ender3 Max Printing issues
I just got my Ender 3 Max and I've been having issues printing. It appears that my Z-Axis is moving farther than expected. Basically, the printed items are stretched over 2x the size and is extremely thin. I've attached a Pic of the Filmanet Clip and the black one I printed on my 5 Pro and it's 18 mm tall. the same gcode on the 3 Max is 34 mm.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Clearly, the Z-steps are wrong for your printer. See Teaching Tech 3D Printer Calibration (teachingtechyt.github.io)
While this page recommends using a dial gauge, you can still use a test print and a digital micrometer. You can even get a first approximation using the sizes of your clip print. The instructions for how to view and change the Z-steps are key.