Configuring Repetier Host for WoodMAXi3

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Warning: Do not turn on SMPS Power supply till Step 10: Powering Up

How To Configure Repetier Host for WoodMAX i3 (Prusa i3)

In this we will see how to configure the Repetier Host software for WoodMAX i3 (Prusa i3). This steps will work for any RepRap based 3d printer, with little change in some settings.

Detailed updated documentation on Repetier Host Software can be found in below links

Download and install the the latest Repetier host software in your system. And Launch the Repetier Host application

Click the Printer Settings icon or select it from menu Config > Printer Settings

WoodMAX i3  Repetier Host Configuration

Connection Tab

First you need to give some name to the printer, Enter WoodMAX i3 for the name, highlighted in red box.

WoodMAX i3  Repetier Host Configuration

Make sure you settings is similar to below.

  • Port: Select the COM port to which the 3d printer is connected
  • Baud Rate: 115200

For rest of the settings, leave it as show in above screen shot.

You can find the COM port in your PC using,

  • In Windows OS get this info from Windows device manager,
  • In Linux you can figure it out from dmesg command.

Printer Tab

Set the default extruder and Heat bed temperature, I you don’t have heat bed set it to 0. Leave rest of the settings to default.

WoodMAX i3  Repetier Host Configuration

Printer Shape Tab

Here we will say what is our printers dimension, Use below settings for WoodMAX i3

WoodMAX i3  Repetier Host Configuration

Advanced Tab

We have nothing to do here, leave it as is Once done with the settings click OK

WoodMAX i3  Repetier Host Configuration

Connect to printer (WoodMAX i3)

Now click Connect button to connect to WoodMAX i3

If you have more than one printer then select WoodMAX i3 from the drop down menu.

WoodMAX i3  Repetier Host Configuration



This article is part of RepRap WoodMAX i3 Build Manual series.

  1. WoodMAX i3 3D Printer Specification
  2. Bill of Materials for WoodMAXi3 3D Printer
  3. WoodMAXi3 Main Frame assembly guide
  4. WoodMAXi3 Z Axis Assembly guide
  5. WoodMAXi3 Print Bed Assembly Guide
  6. WoodMAXi3 X axis assembly guide
  7. WoodMAXi3 Electronics Assembly guide
  8. Installing Marlin firmware in WoodMAXi3
  9. Configuring Repetier Host for WoodMAXi3 [This Article]
  10. Powering Up WoodMAXi3 3D Printer
  11. Thing to do Before 3D Printing
  12. WoodMAX FAQ
  13. WoodMAXi3 / Prusai3 Troubleshooting Guide
  14. Configuring Matter Control for WoodMAX i3 /Prusa i3
  15. Configuring Marlin for WoodMAX i3
  16. Sample Slic3r Configuration for WoodMAX i3

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