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by satre
Tue May 29, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Failure with first layer
Replies: 2
Views: 982

Re: Failure with first layer

Have you tried checking the Z-axis offset under the G-code tab in the process settings?
by satre
Tue May 29, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: beginning of each layer not extruding PLA
Replies: 0
Views: 474

beginning of each layer not extruding PLA

image1.jpeg Hi, What setting needs to be tweaked here? Is it extra restart distance? It was set at 0 without any problems before, but now I'm getting this where no PLA comes out of the extruder at the beginning of some layers. I've watched it and it always seems to happen right after there's a nozz...
by satre
Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: gap at ledge
Replies: 1
Views: 880

gap at ledge

Can anyone tell me why this happens and how to fix it? I have 3 solid top layers so I was not expecting this gap where the dome meets the base. It is clearly shown, though, in the preview. Factory file attached. Thanks!
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by satre
Sat Nov 25, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: solid clear prints with colorfabb ht
Replies: 1
Views: 1009

solid clear prints with colorfabb ht

Has anybody tried this? If you were successful, what were your settings in Simplify3D? I keep getting gaps on the 100% infill, even with 25% outline overlap, 125% infill extrusion width, 1.3 extrusion multiplier.

https://learn.colorfabb.com/lets-make-something-clear/

Thanks!
Satre
by satre
Thu Sep 21, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: gaps will not close
Replies: 1
Views: 799

gaps will not close

Here are pics of successive tests (they came out in reverse order on this post, sorry) on the same STL of a 2cm cube where I'm trying to make the first layer solid without any gaps. You will notice that the wider I try to make the bead of PLA in the "First Layer Width" setting under the "Layer" tab,...

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