How To Install MakerBot Build Plate Tape

gaffers tape install

How To Install MakerBot Build Plate Tape

Instead of using blue painters tape, use pre-cut gaffers buildplate tape.

Tools Needed:

 Let’s Get Started

  1. Take the current build platform out of MakerBot Replicator 2.
  2. Remove all tape from the current build platform and make sure the surface is clean.
  3. The build plate should be placed frosted side up if you have an acrylic build plate.
  4. Cut open Fargo 3D Printing Gaffer’s Tape package.
  5. Remove both pieces of Gaffer’s Tape from the package.
  6. Partially peel backing off of the Gaffer’s Tape.
  7. Line the end of the Gaffer’s Tape up with the horizontal end of the platform (as you are placing the tape follow the engraved lines on the build platform).
  8. Use credit card to remove bubbles from the Gaffer’s Tape as you place it on build plate and remove backing.
  9. Repeat with other piece of Gaffer’s Tape.
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