Hey all, I’ve implemented a module that allows users to calibrate for x gantry twist, correcting z values produced by the probe.
To find out if you have this issue, you can perform the Probe Location Bias test detailed in the Klipper docs.
The module I’ve implemented allows the user to perform a few manual measurements along the X axis, then create a compensation profile that corrects the Z height whenever the probe is used (such as in a bed_mesh). It has worked very well for me, and I am looking for more people to test it out while the PR is in review.
# change directory to your klipper install folder on your RPI/other klipper host cd klipper # add my klipper fork as a remote, and fetch it git remote add koonweee https://github.com/koonweee/klipper.git git fetch koonweee # checkout the new "x_twist_compensation" module and the modified "probe" module git checkout remotes/koonweee/jt/x-twist-compensation-simple klippy/extras/x_twist_compensation.py klippy/extras/probe.py
Symptoms of this problem/configuration/usage instructions can be found in this document here.
The PR can be found here, please leave your feedback there too.
Feel free to reach me at koonweee#0923 on the klipper discord as I may not check back here often.