Anet A8 3d Printer User Manual

Posted : admin On 12/25/2021

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General Info

Guides

Epson

Assembly Instructions

Assembly videos from Anet

  • Assembly Part 1
  • Assembly (Updated 2016/12/29. This video applies to A8 with new Z axis nut supports.) Part 1
  • Assembly (Updated 2016/12/29. This video applies to A8 with new Z axis nut supports.) Part 2
  • Initial setup after assembly and Debugging Video Debugging Video
  • Automatically Adjust Level of Hotbed with the Anet sensor (see also auto level chapter)

Additional assembly instructions

These are the most asked questions when assembling

Calibration

Calibration is normally not needed as this is carried out by the manufacturer and stored in the factory installed firmware. Information on printer calibration:

Bed Center Calibration

Sometimes the center of the bed is not the actual center. When printing large prints, the skirt, brim or the object itself is printed outside the heated bed. For bed center offset calibration please read:

General

Improvements

Safety

Firmware

  • Marlin 3D printer firmware.
  • Skynet 3D A marlin-based firmware modified for the Anet A8. Code is in Marlin.
  • Script for setting up a build environment for Skynet 3D on Raspberry Pi / Linux Dead site
  • Repetier Firmware - On 14. June 2016 the Anet A8 was added to the Repetier-Firmware as Zonestar P802M Clone.

Bed Leveling

Belts

Printable Things

Frame Stabilization

Belt holder & tensioner

Fan related

Filament Related

Extruder Related

Cases & Covers

Trouble

Z-Endstops

others

Upgrades

Frame

  • P3Steel - RepRap Wikiorder from eBay Not direct swap measure are different
  • AM8 Frame - Metal frame (aluminum) for Anet A8; created by pheneeny; Creative Commons - Attribution - Share Alike licenseorder from eBay or from ratrig.com
  • Tatara - Anet A8 Steel Frame; free direct swap metal frame; Creative Commons - Attribution - Share Alike licenseFB page
  • Anet A8 Steel/Aluminum Frame (CHAVO A8); Paying designChavostyle.com

Y Carriage Plate

  • Anet A8, A6 Aluminum Y Carriage Plate Upgrade - adds stability to the bed, makes it less bend when warm

Anet A8 3d Printer Manual

Heat bed temperature increase

Alternative boards

Hardware

  • WiFi Printing Mod - add WiFi capabilities to your Anet A8 3D printer using cheap ESP-01 (ESP8266) module
  • Laser Engraver Mod - turn your Anet A8 3D printer into cheap laser engraver

Extruder

Enclosure

  • Ikea Lack Enclosure - cheap enclosure for Anet A8 using Ikea Lack tables dead link (on archive.org)
  • Original Prusa i3 MK3 ENCLOSURE -Ikea Lack table - Another enclosure

ATX PSU

Replacement parts

Part Description Where to buy?
Belts GT2 6 mm Belt (recomended glass fiber reinforced) ebay
Heater Block Aluminium Heater Block aliexpress
Mainboard Anet V 1.0 Anet 3d printer mainboard Banggood
PSU 12 V, 20A, 240W Power Supply Unit aliexpress
Throat Throat with PTF Tube inside. M6 Thread, 30 mm ebay
Nozzle 0.4 mm MK8 Nozzle for 1.75 mm filament ebay
Extruder MK8 Extruder aliexpress
Linear Bearings LM8UU ebay
Linear Bearings Upgrade Igus RJ4JP-01-08 ebay
Heatbed Upgrade MK3 ebay
Thermistor for Heatbed NTC 3950 Banggood
Blower fan Anet 5015aliexpress

Anet A8 3d Printer Software

Slicer Configuration

Communities

Anet A8 3d Printer User Manual User

  • Anet A8 3D Printer Help & Discussion, (RepRap, Prusa I3, & Other Clones) facebook.com
  • OFFICIAL Anet 3D printer Support Group (Inc RepRap Prusa i3 clones) facebook.com
  • Polish facebook Group facebook.com
  • Fedora Special Interest Group for 3D Printing (not ANET-centric, but has useful info for Linux users) https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/SIGs/3DPrinting