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 You can also use common engine oil like 5w-30 to lubricate the Z-axis rod.  ​ You can also use common engine oil like 5w-30 to lubricate the Z-axis rod.  ​
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 **Tilt Mechanism** **Tilt Mechanism**
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 +This is the most frequent area of problem for users and the most comprehensive part of the check guide.
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 +A frequent installation mistake in the black metal part of platform going into the Silver Metal piece in not center and it would rub against each other during layer change / peeling. ​
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 +{{:​metal-siliver-check.png?​nolink&​400|}}
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 +This is also a good time to make sure the Platform is centered and not rubbing against Platform Cover. You can adjust the Platform by loosing the screws on the Silver colored brackets on each end of the metal bar.
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 +{{:​platform-cover-check.jpg?​nolink&​400|}}
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 +You can center the black metal piece and the Platform by moving the Platform via loosening the screws on the Silver colored brackets on each end of the metal bar 
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 +{{:​adjust-silverbracket1.png?​nolink&​400|}}{{:​adjust-silverbracket2.png?​nolink&​400|}}
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 Check these 6 screws to make sure they are fully tightened, and the metal rod is locked. This is what you will see when looking in from the left frame side: Check these 6 screws to make sure they are fully tightened, and the metal rod is locked. This is what you will see when looking in from the left frame side:
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 {{:​moai-platform-lock2.jpg?​nolink&​400|}} {{:​moai-platform-lock2.jpg?​nolink&​400|}}
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 {{:​moai-pm_motor_check2.jpg?​nolink&​400|}} {{:​moai-pm_motor_check2.jpg?​nolink&​400|}}
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 +Move the build plate to see if it touches the cover. If it does, it may cause sudden layer shift:
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 please visit [[https://​peopoly.dozuki.com/​Guide/​Moai+-+Firmware+Upgrade/​3|Moai Firmware Update guide]] please visit [[https://​peopoly.dozuki.com/​Guide/​Moai+-+Firmware+Upgrade/​3|Moai Firmware Update guide]]
  
-Make sure Setting is the latest: +Make sure Setting is the latest: ​[[moai-system-setting|Current Settings ​and Profiles]]
-https://​forum.peopoly.net/​t/​latest-settings-profiles-and-documents/​234+
  
 Make sure your Cura is the latest by uninstall, cleaning and then update to the latest Cura at Make sure your Cura is the latest by uninstall, cleaning and then update to the latest Cura at
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