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by dkightley
Sun Nov 21, 2021 7:16 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: "Choose Start Point Closest to Specific Location" HOW?
Replies: 7
Views: 342
 
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Re: "Choose Start Point Closest to Specific Location" HOW?

The xy coordinates are the coordinates of the bed of YOUR machine....and not anything to do wit the model. This majes giving an "easy" answer impossible....so you'll need to work the answer out yourself. If you go to "preview" mode for a print, the XYZ gizmo ( the red/green/blue ...
by dkightley
Sat Nov 20, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: "Choose Start Point Closest to Specific Location" HOW?
Replies: 7
Views: 342
 
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Re: "Choose Start Point Closest to Specific Location" HOW?

Layer tab in Advanced FFF settings...Start Point...tick bottom button & enter X & Y valuses

The Xy coordinates wil need to be derived from how your machine's bed is set uo....
by dkightley
Sun Nov 14, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: the desired binary xg3 fije was not created
Replies: 1
Views: 142
 
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Re: the desired binary xg3 fije was not created

That error has something to do with the gpx.exe failing to create its output file...namely an x3g file.

Suggest you check a couple of things....write permissions in the directory the file should be written, and possibly a space issue.
by dkightley
Thu Nov 11, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Flashforge Adventurer 4
Replies: 3
Views: 470
 
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Re: Flashforge Adventurer 4

This is primarily a user forum....which is not the best place to ask this type of question.

Try this link to ask the question of Customer Support

https://www.simplify3d.com/contact-us/
by dkightley
Wed Nov 10, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Loose seams. Missing part
Replies: 3
Views: 279
 
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Re: Loose seams. Missing part

Have a read of this thread:

viewtopic.php?f=9&t=3096&p=13400&hilit= ... ted#p13400

It explains a super simple way of sorting out issues where multiple parts are put together in some 3D packages.
by dkightley
Wed Nov 10, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Difference in curved surfaces
Replies: 4
Views: 264
 
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Re: Difference in curved surfaces

Now take a look at the 3D model that you printed the model from. My guess is that you'll see distinct faces in the mode that coincide with the flats on the model. Remember, any 3D shape is made up a mesh of points joined by straight lines. To get a smoother "curne" you'll need to add more ...
by dkightley
Fri Nov 05, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Order of Printing Multiple Parts
Replies: 11
Views: 543
 
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Re: Order of Printing Multiple Parts

I assume you've not tried using sequential printing then? I also assume you've not seen the reduction in the printhead "jumping about the bed" and the subsequent reduction in print time. And I also assume you've not seen the reduction in stringing and other issues caused by the printhead e...
by dkightley
Fri Nov 05, 2021 5:23 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: How to recover print setting from an old Gcode with more than one process
Replies: 1
Views: 195
 
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Re: How to recover print setting from an old Gcode with more than one process

I know the horse has bolted......but may I suggest a way of preventing this happening again in the future. A very simply routine to get into.......save a factory file for everything you print. Disk space is cheap. Wigs are expensive! PS For those who didn't get the joke.....when you get frustrated y...
by dkightley
Fri Nov 05, 2021 5:13 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Order of Printing Multiple Parts
Replies: 11
Views: 543
 
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Re: Order of Printing Multiple Parts

Read this article, particularly the third part.

https://www.simplify3d.com/support/arti ... -printing/
by dkightley
Sat Oct 30, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Is Simplify3D worth the cost?
Replies: 21
Views: 17164
 
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Re: Is Simplify3D worth the cost?

I see we will have to disagree!

I'd be really disappointed should the flexibility of operation of the support generation be restricted to cater for some users not understanding how the software works.

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