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by inventabuild
Sat Dec 22, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Align Prime Pillars
Replies: 0
Views: 144

Align Prime Pillars

Please offer option to align similar size prime pillars / skirts between consecutive processes. Here's an example that shows where aligning prime pillars and skirts would be helpful:
Align Prime Pillar Suggestion.JPG
by inventabuild
Fri Nov 23, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: [FIXED] Major Retraction Bug In S3D
Replies: 6
Views: 1137

Re: Major Retraction Bug In S3D

Now I found another major problem with V4.1. The following pic shows how V4.1 is not extruding and/or retracting properly on the perimeters: IMG_E9528[1].JPG Here's the same settings in V4.0.1 showing beautiful perimeters on the same part: IMG_E9529[2].JPG However as I mentioned at the beginning of ...
by inventabuild
Thu Nov 22, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: [FIXED] Major Retraction Bug In S3D
Replies: 6
Views: 1137

Re: Major Retraction Bug In S3D

The retraction bug I found was in your previous version 4.0.1. It looks like your team fixed it in the latest release 4.1 although it looks like there are other significant bugs in this new release, for example retraction while wipe appears broken (https://forum.simplify3d.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=11...
by inventabuild
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: [FIXED] Major Retraction Bug In S3D
Replies: 6
Views: 1137

[FIXED] Major Retraction Bug In S3D

I was printing a peg-hole torture test and noticed my printer was stopping for what seemed like a long time at repeatable points. It turns out S3D was performing extremely slow retracts which made it seem like the printer was paused. For example, S3D generated a bunch of E-1 F3 slow retracts at the ...
by inventabuild
Mon Oct 29, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Best Glue for PETG & PLA
Replies: 14
Views: 13507

Re: Best Glue for PETG & PLA

True, but I think to use it as a part-to-bed bonding agent they must add some other ingredients which could possibly be as simple as adding a little plastic does not have to be "same type" .. most of the print plastic sticks pretty well to PVA and PVA solutions are easily available and easily appli...
by inventabuild
Sat Oct 27, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Add accel and jerk settings for accurate build time calc.
Replies: 35
Views: 15484

Re: Add accel and jerk settings for accurate build time calc.

It's working! Not sure what happened before, but I closed S3D, then noticed an icon in my task bar, opened it up and there was the print time pop up you referenced. I reopened S3D, saved another print job and now the pop up is displayed every time. Not sure why it didn't come to the forefront the fi...
by inventabuild
Sat Oct 27, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Add accel and jerk settings for accurate build time calc.
Replies: 35
Views: 15484

Re: Add accel and jerk settings for accurate build time calc.

...edit gs.bat to be like this (this configuration does not upload file to octoprint, if you want to automatically upload to octoprint leave the api and url thing as original just change api and url values): @echo off for %%a in (%1) do ( set filepath=%%~dpa set filename=%%~na set extension=%%~xa )...
by inventabuild
Sat Oct 27, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Best Glue for PETG & PLA
Replies: 14
Views: 13507

Re: Best Glue for PETG & PLA

True, but I think to use it as a part-to-bed bonding agent they must add some other ingredients which could possibly be as simple as adding a little plastic of the same type to be printed into the dichloromethane (paint stripper) and maybe some enhancements to make it unique or give it mystique.. On...
by inventabuild
Sat Oct 27, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Variable acceleration and Jerk
Replies: 32
Views: 10332

Re: Variable acceleration and Jerk

How does Simplify3D estimate print time without knowing the jerk and acceleration of the printers for which it is generating gcode? I notice S3D's print times are off significantly from the estimates sometimes. Is not knowing the jerk and acceleration the reason for this? Also, please allow jerk and...
by inventabuild
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Best Glue for PETG & PLA
Replies: 14
Views: 13507

Re: Best Glue for PETG & PLA

Thanks, good to know. I had not checked out the MSDS yet.

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