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I can't seem to get it to run for more than about 3 ticks. Can anyone help?
I've started testing from the left:
My understanding of the physics of it is that: as a tick happens, the escape wheel needs to impart some energy to the pallet fork, which will transfer it to the balance by hitting the impact pin. That makes the balance swing out. Then because it's on the hairspring, the balance will come back with (hopefully) enough energy left to trigger the next tick.
So somewhere in there, I'm losing energy. Either:
I've tried printing the balance with high infill, and I've tried printing the hairspring with 100% infill. Any more ideas?