Posts: 2
Joined: Sat Jun 30, 2018 4:24 am

Simplify 3d and cubepro trio

Sat Jun 30, 2018 4:36 am

Sorry if I'm missing something here, we have a cubepro trio that I am determined to not be a complete waste of money. Using 3D Systems own slicer the quality, even at max, was worse than we are getting from an Up Mini. This software was suggested as a way to get better prints from the very expensive printer that has been unloved for years here.

I've purchased Simplify3D and set the printer as the cubepro trio, but I get a bfb file out of the software and not a cubecode file. I've tried converting it using CodeX but the printer sites there heating for a lot longer than it did with 3D Systems own sliced code. I guess I thus have two questions:

1) Have I missed something in setting up Simplify3D that would allow me to get a cubecode file out? Or do I need another converter?

2) Is the only way to printer from Simplify3D to the CubePro Trio to connect it via direct USB cable?

Help greatly appreciated.

User avatar
Posts: 459
Joined: Wed Feb 18, 2015 8:29 am

Re: Simplify 3d and cubepro trio

Mon Jul 02, 2018 8:45 am

1) need another converter. viewtopic.php?f=8&t=3113&p=25995&hilit=codex#p25995

2) You cannot print from usb cable. You need to load the print file into the machine from a flash drive.

Return to “General Discussion and Tips”