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by wirlybird
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Waves on first layers
Replies: 5
Views: 84

Re: Waves on first layers

Yes! If you get a little bit of that wavy (baconing) pattern it is ok since it will probably get covered over by the next layer. If it does persist through more layers then it may indicate a little over extrusion.
by wirlybird
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Support problem
Replies: 2
Views: 20

Re: Support problem

You probably need to check the layer height. The layer needing support may just be too close to the bed for it to generate supports properly. There are so many variables, that with the info provided it is just a guessing game at this point. Posting the Factory File would help others to be able to se...
by wirlybird
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: First layer gaps
Replies: 4
Views: 38

Re: First layer gaps

Just noticed, you have a 0.6 nozzle with the extrusion width set at 0.4. Reset to 0.6 and see what happens.
by wirlybird
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: First layer gaps
Replies: 4
Views: 38

Re: First layer gaps

I am having issues with first layer. For some reason there are gaps between shell and infill. gap.JPG I have .6 nozzle sc1.JPG I also have it set to have 4 outline shells BUT for some reason first layer only has 3 shells. sc2.JPG What am I missing? How do I get rid of gaps? Why are you using a 75% ...
by wirlybird
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Waves on first layers
Replies: 5
Views: 84

Re: Waves on first layers

Great to hear and good job making small changes and waiting for the result. That's exactly how to fix issues in printing!!
by wirlybird
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Unabe to affect stringing
Replies: 3
Views: 44

Re: Unabe to affect stringing

225 is way too hot. Follow the advice given by DK.
by wirlybird
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Where can I download the older versions?
Replies: 3
Views: 65

Re: Where can I download the older versions?

Welcome to our frustration.

All they say is you can't. If you don't already have the older installers then you are out of luck.
by wirlybird
Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Solid layer same direction as support
Replies: 7
Views: 58

Re: Solid layer same direction as support

Long shot on the support!

Try changing the coloring (on the left of the preview screen) to layer type to see if that reveals anything. I am wondering if you are getting a bridging layer before the real solid layer.
by wirlybird
Tue Jan 15, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Waves on first layers
Replies: 5
Views: 84

Re: Waves on first layers

Most likely cause is the nozzle too close to the bed for the first layer. Make adjustments in small increments and see how it goes.

Also if this persists through several layers then it could be over extruding also.
by wirlybird
Tue Jan 15, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Solid layer same direction as support
Replies: 7
Views: 58

Re: Solid layer same direction as support

Do you have the support base layer (or whatever it is called) enabled on the support tab?

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