maemaekenken
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Joined: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:15 pm

What is "Wipe Nozzle" and "Wipe Distance"?

Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:24 pm

Hi, I am new to this community and would appreciate if someone could teach me
the meanings of "Wipe Nozzle" and "Wipe Distance".

jimmybuckets
Posts: 68
Joined: Thu Sep 11, 2014 7:42 am

Re: What is "Wipe Nozzle" and "Wipe Distance"?

Wed Sep 17, 2014 6:56 am

Wipe will drag the nozzle an extra distance over the extrusion just laid down with the extruder off to help "wipe" the nozzle to avoid stringing. The wipe distance is how long you want it to overlap the previous extrusion.

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