Welcome to join Phrozen. When you receive your Phrozen Shuffle / Shuffle XL, first thing you need to do is check carefully if everything is packed good in your parcel. Generally you will see:
Phrozen Shuffle / Shuffle XL: LCD 3D Printer * 1 pc
Build platform & Resin vat(with air-tight lid) * 1 set
Plastic scraper * 1 pc
Stainless scraper * 1 pc
Funnel * 1 pc
Rubber gloves * 1 set
Hex wrench * 1 set
Ethernet cable(Gray) * 1 pc
USB cable(Blue) * 1 pc
Power cord(Black) * 1 pc
Feel free to contact Phrozen Shuffle Team directly if there are anything missed.
Note 1: Shuffle XL users should check whether the screws of build platform are tight or not. Sometimes they will get loose during shipping.
Note 2: There is a protective film right attached on LCD. DO NOT take it off since it can protect LCD from aging and therefore increase LCD’s life time.
Plug in black power cord & blue USB cables as shown in photo. Turn on the power.
The system will automatically boot the system at the first time. It will take about 2 minutes. If you skip this step, your Z-axis will never move.
3 ways to connect to printer: USB Connection, LAN Connection, WIFI Connection
USB Connection：Load 3D file directly from USB and operate the system by touch panel.
USB port is at the back of printer. Load processed 3D file in USB and plug USB directly into printer. Then follow step-by-step tutorial to start printing via touch panel.）
LAN Connection：Buy a router and connect its LAN to printer by gray internet cable. Then the printer will show IP address, type it on web browser(better to use Google Chrome) and your can connect to printer.
Connect your printer with router by internet cables. Recommended Router: Match IEEE802.1 1b/g/n standard.
Restart your printer. In homepage it will show an IP address. General example will look like this, 192.168.x.xxx.
Open your device(could be laptop or mobile phone) & connect to your router
Open your internet browser(Highly recommend to use Google Chrome), type IP address into your browser. Then you will connect to the printer.
WIFI Connection: Use USB WIFI to connect your printer into current WIFI environment. Then you can use any devices(laptop / smartphone) in the same WIFI environment to connect to the printer.
Following LAN connection tutorial, plug USB WIFI into the printer. For general cases, you will see 2 conditions:(1) the light in the socket of internet cable will be turned on.(2) Green signal light on USB WIFI will be turned on for 3 seconds and then turned off. Your USB WIFI might not be applicable if these 2 conditions do not happened. Recommended USB WIFI: TL-WN725N.
Use LAN connection first. Go to WIFI page(click green button in photo), find your router SSID, key in password, and press connect.
Turn off the printer, un-plug internet cable, and turn on the printer. If green signal light on USB WIFI is turned on for 3 seconds and then turned off, it means your connection is settled.
After WIFI connected, printer would show another set of IP. You can connect to this printer on internet browser by your smart devices if your are in same WIFI connection.
Printer Operation & Safety Recommendations
Operating your printer at 20 - 30OC condition in open area.
Avoid exposure resin directly to sun light or lamps.
After printing, please filter resin and put the resin into sealed & opaque bottle.
DO NOT mix fresh resin and used resin. Shake before you use every resin.
Do not dump resin. Cured the resin and treat it as general plastics garbage.
Store the resin in room temperature(15 - 35 OC) & dry condition.
If possible, please wear gloves, goggles, and long sleeve shirt during printing. Wash your hand by hand soap.
DO NOT east or swallow resin. Go to hospital if you do it.