- mschrockParticipantSeptember 24, 2015 at 12:24 pmPost count: 11
What is the slicer of choice for the printed parts?
I typically use slic3r, but I know that there are times that a slicer makes a huge difference on the finished part, and I would prefer not to have fit issue, etc.
MarlinalexpewpewParticipantSeptember 25, 2015 at 5:40 pmPost count: 11
I used slicer, then once I was printing the last part i realized that I was printing at .2mm layer heights. Don’t be like me. Pick a reasonable layer height.CurtParticipantSeptember 25, 2015 at 5:42 pmPost count: 173
Cura is my slicer of choice. I started with slic3r and then went to Repitier than ended with CuraSteveCParticipantSeptember 25, 2015 at 7:55 pmPost count: 133
The latest version of slic3r 1.2.9 works pretty well. I used 0.3mm layers for everything with no problems and printed much faster than some of the print times mentioned here and on Thingiverse.
I did very light filing on some of the small bolt holes and some light sanding on the X and Y Rollers to tweak squareness. (My printer is a Kickstarter Robo3D with ED3V5 and an XXL LDC.)
Steve CkarltinslyParticipantSeptember 27, 2015 at 12:46 pmPost count: 279
I’m using slic3r. I’ve printed the corner blocks and locks so far at .2mm. Why is that not a good height, and what would be a better height to print at? Thanks!
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