jjudge8U
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Joined: Tue Mar 27, 2018 1:23 pm

Angled supports

Tue Mar 27, 2018 1:33 pm

Need ability to have custom angle supports. Waste of print time and speed when you are printing 500 mm tall and you have to build a support all the way from the bed for something that could start 20 mm down at a 45 degree angle off the build.

rrdavis
Posts: 421
Joined: Sat Dec 09, 2017 4:52 am

Re: Angled supports

Wed Mar 28, 2018 4:57 am

Can you post a photo of the print you are referring to showing the desired supports vs the ones that got added by default?

jab136
Posts: 42
Joined: Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:41 am

Re: Angled supports

Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:30 am

I don't know if this exactly what the OP was talking about but here is an stl for a part that I tried to print a while back, the cone angles are 75 degrees so they need support, but that support doesn't need to come all the way from the previous cone.
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75 degrees_4 columns redo.STL
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jwilbourne
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Joined: Tue May 01, 2018 10:11 am

Re: Angled supports

Tue May 01, 2018 10:32 am

Please add Angled Supports

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