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[Request] Auto Generate support exclude zones

Wed Feb 22, 2017 3:48 pm

This is more a quality of life request rather than something critical, but having the ability to designate an area where no support should go, even if the generator wants it there.

Sometimes i need to print a flat surface above the printer bed with features such as pillars for holding screws, or small tubes for steel rods. So what I am proposing is the ability to have a "no-support" pillar in the customize support section. Following the same rules and placement methods as the normal pillars.


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Re: [Request] Auto Generate support exclude zones

Wed Feb 22, 2017 8:06 pm

Why can't you just manually remove the supports where you don't want them? I do that all the time, even if I have to click 200 times to get rid of a big area of support. What they really need is a lasso selection tool for selecting support for deleting. That would be great!

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