How can I improve my prints?

How can I improve my prints?

One common way to increase print speed is by adjusting the slicer’s speed. This makes it possible to speed or slow the print head, which improves the look of the final object. And on well-designed objects, print speed can be increased. Use a larger nozzle and thicker layers.

Can you manually remove supports in Cura?

On the left of the Cura workspace screen is a toolbar. The bottom tool is “Support Blocker”. Select your model and then select Support Blocker. When you select the Eraser block you can drag it around or type numbers into the Move tool dialog.

What is the easiest support pattern to remove?

Support Pattern Zig-zag is the fastest to print and simplest to remove. Lines is the next step up. It still makes for great, easy-to-remove supports, but it’s slightly stronger than zig-zag and doesn’t usually “pop off” in one piece. Concentric is best for models with shapes near to spheres or cylinders.

How can I improve the surface of my 3D printer?

Reducing the Z distance to 0,3 or even 0,2mm might help improving the surface finish. If you are going to print it upside down like this then: 1) The curved surface – right where it leaves the print bed – is much steeper (more horizontal) than 45 degrees.

Why do you need supports in 3D printing?

Supports in 3D printing are essential to print objects with overhanging parts. But it is really a pain in the annoying to search for the perfect settings, so the supports are easy to remove, and the object not deformed by the supports.

How to improve your face to face communication skills?

Maintain eye contact. Make sure you are audible. Listen to the other party. Choose your words well. If you do all the above, you will have an easy time improving your face-to-face and online communication skills.

How to minimize support structures in 3D printing?

Minimize 3D printing support structures by reorientation. Sometimes, minimizing the necessary 3D printing support structures is as easy as reorienting the model on the print bed. For example, it is much better to print the open box shown below with the open face on the top.