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Re: Tip of the Day 12- Vase Mode

Tue Feb 03, 2015 11:51 pm

With vase mode don't be afraid to go really thick with the extrusion width. I've done 1.2mm thickness on a 0.4mm nozzle and it worked great. Just keep in mind flow rate issues (i.e., print at smaller layer height to reduce flow rate). A 1.2mm thick vase will be about 2^3=8x stronger than a vase printed at 0.6mm so a little thickness goes a long way.

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Re: Tip of the Day 12- Vase Mode

Thu Jul 09, 2015 1:39 am

I thought I had the steps sorted with kisslicer but the vase settings are very well sorted in s3d. Pretty easy to manufacture a lamp shade using this...

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Re: Tip of the Day 12- Vase Mode

Thu Sep 28, 2017 9:45 am

thanks for this tip, I am currently experimenting with this setting, the information provided cames in pretty handy

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