Insulate underside of 3D Printer Heat-Bed (CR10 3D Printer)

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Insulate underside of 3D Printer Heat-Bed (CR10 3D Printer)

Post by bob195558 » Sat Nov 09, 2019 11:13 pm

Insulating the Underside of the CR10 3D Printer Heat-Bed

1) Purchase a 4 pack of 12 X 12 inch Cork Tiles, each are about .200" thick.
See here: https://www.walmart.com/ip/Quartet-Natu ... B/17163536
12 X 12 inch Cork Tiles_b.jpg


2) Purchase a tube of Permatex High Temperature Red RTV Gasket Maker.
See here: https://www.walmart.com/ip/Permatex-Hig ... r/16879904
Red RTV Gasket Maker_c.jpg



Remove Heat bed_a.jpg
3) Remove CR10 Heat-Bed by disconnection the power cable and the four leveling adjuster wheels.



Cut Out 12 inch Cork_e.jpg
4) Use two 12 X 12 inch Cork Tiles and cutout the areas so to fit the back side of the Heat-Bed.



HeatBed BackSide_c.jpg
Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol _b.jpg
5) Clean the backside of the Heat-Bed with 91% Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol.


Apply Red RTV Silicone_f.jpg
6) Apply the Permatex High-Temp Red RTV Silicone Gasket Maker to one of the 12 inch Cork Tiles and then fit it the back side of the Heat-Bed.
Apply Red RTV Silicone_g.jpg



Apply second 12 inch Cork_h.jpg
7) Take the second 12 inch Cork Tile and apply a smaller amount of the High Temperature Red RTV Gasket Maker to it and then fit it on top of the first 12 inch Cork Tile. Smooth the edges with your finger and let dry for 24+ hours.



Finished Reassembling Insulate Heat-Bed_i.jpg
8) Reassemble Insulate Heat-Bed to the CR10 3D Printer
and next make your proper adjustment for the next printing job.
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