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by DLrocket89
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Adding raft causes print to be .5mm tall after removing raft
Replies: 11
Views: 525

Re: Adding raft causes print to be .5mm tall after removing raft

Measured the step block I printed. Every z axis measurement is .4mm long with a raft, spot on without the raft. The Separation Distance in the raft settings is .4mm, so I'm guessing that the issue is coming from that setting. Is there anything we can do to fix that added height? IMG_20190129_0840410...
by DLrocket89
Sat Jan 26, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Adding raft causes print to be .5mm tall after removing raft
Replies: 11
Views: 525

Re: Adding raft causes print to be .5mm tall after removing raft

I'll post an fff on monday when I get back to work. Also, I designed a z-axis calibration block, 7 steps with one at every 10mm. I'll be able to measure it Monday morning, will post results then.

My settings at home, that offset is .14mm, at work it's something like .35mm.
by DLrocket89
Wed Jan 23, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Adding raft causes print to be .5mm tall after removing raft
Replies: 11
Views: 525

Adding raft causes print to be .5mm tall after removing raft

Hi everyone, I just started using S3D at home and liked it so much I switched it over at our lab at work too. I have one main issue...less of a deal at home, more of a deal at work. Whenever I/we print with a raft, the part ends up being about half a mm tall in the Z axis. If I print the part withou...
by DLrocket89
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: We need tuning wizards
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Re: We need tuning wizards

Agreed. I just went from PLA to PETG and there are things that need to be optimized, but I'm not 100% sure how to go about doing it. I paid for Simplify to...well, simplify things. It sure worked well for PLA, but taking the next step is more nebulous.

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