Duet 2 wifi to Maestro



  • Hey all,

    I'm replacing a wifi with a maestro, are there any gotchas I need to look out for as far as the configurations go, or is it pretty much copy one to the other?

    Thanks!



  • the resistor for the thermistors is 2200 instead of 4700.
    the max current for the steppers is lower.



  • also the drivers connectors are soldered rotated by 180° so you will have to invert the motors rotation in config.g I think



  • ok thanks guys, I think i'll take it slow and make sure everything is working then.

    Moving the Duet wifi to a different printer and putting the maestro in the old!



  • Great call on the thermistors. I honestly didn't know what you were talking about until my room temperature was coming up at 5C.

    The connectors are rotated, I just had to rotate the connectors and everything worked.

    Thanks again guys!


  • administrators

    One other thing to note is that the Maestro can't handle as much stepper motor current as the WiFi without cooling. As a rough guide, above 1A stepper motor current you are likely to need fan cooling.



  • Cool, thank you. I'm under that (and also have a fan on the steppers.


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