Tag: print-quality

21 Mushy small top layers? 2016-02-09T19:47:43.250

18 How does one use a heat tower? 2018-11-02T00:18:26.663

16 How do I 3D-print fair dice? 2017-10-30T16:47:28.023

15 Differences between moving build plate vs. extruder 2016-06-17T00:00:34.130

14 How to improve face that are printed on support? 2016-02-07T15:03:18.640

14 What causes bubbles in extruded filament? 2017-01-19T14:11:02.343

12 Second layer: gaps, poor adhesion - why? 2016-11-24T17:07:25.063

12 What causes ripples on part of first layer? 2018-10-22T14:56:41.200

12 Can I 3D-print a PET bottle? 2019-01-02T16:02:21.283

11 Layer delamination 2016-05-03T16:21:48.817

11 How to choose an extrusion temperature? 2016-06-02T15:05:32.857

11 Lines of PLA not sticking to the bed 2017-03-05T20:45:52.083

11 Under extrusion towards the end of the print 2018-01-10T01:29:52.727

11 First 3 mm prints poorly, then fine after that 2019-01-20T20:07:06.073

10 What parameters affect cylinder regularity? 2016-02-07T00:33:09.337

10 How can I improve the overhang angles my printer can successfully print? 2016-03-04T00:01:02.383

10 Print fails at perpendicular boundaries 2016-10-22T18:09:26.053

10 What is causing 'droplets' on first layer? 2018-01-30T19:38:08.313

9 What can cause a sudden and dramatic loss in the inter-layer registration of my prints? 2016-01-13T06:35:47.820

9 How thin can my extrusion be from a 1.2mm extruder? 2016-02-05T23:53:48.623

9 Why is my print displacing along the y-axis by 2-3 cm? 2016-03-30T18:29:59.650

9 Any fix for PLA prints getting more brittle over time? 2016-06-21T19:54:41.557

9 How to utilize/calibrate print fans for PLA? 2016-07-12T08:08:41.043

9 Which type of extrusion problem? 2016-10-28T15:08:18.357

9 Delta printer distortion 2017-09-18T17:57:17.290

9 Nozzle rubs on previous layers 2017-10-03T04:11:02.003

9 How can I prevent my nozzle catching on my print? 2017-11-28T18:09:44.930

9 Printing with colorfabb XT fails after several successful layers 2018-07-11T20:34:13.913

8 What are the ideal print conditions for polypropylene? 2016-04-05T19:09:43.360

8 Irregular 3D printed part 2016-07-15T19:49:40.867

8 Height of printed part is incorrect 2016-09-30T15:51:15.900

8 First (bottom) layer has gaps 2016-10-20T22:15:52.923

8 Is there any reason *not* to use a steel nozzle for printing all materials? 2017-04-13T14:41:27.853

8 Getting started: shell passes not fusing in x/y, and a slanted wavy pattern on vertical walls 2018-01-05T21:42:41.060

8 Why turning off model cooling for first layer? 2018-05-18T14:20:01.363

8 What is retract speed & length? 2018-06-09T22:00:55.430

8 Ultra high precision and accuracy printing 2019-04-17T19:00:44.430

7 How small can I expect FDM 3d printers to print? 2016-02-15T16:26:24.543

7 Why does print fall apart at beginning of top layer? 2016-10-12T06:31:51.507

7 I am experiencing some severe under extrusion 2016-10-19T09:02:57.463

7 Shifted Layers on Replicator 2 2016-11-02T16:52:59.423

7 3D printed mold techniques for long and short term usage 2016-12-12T22:13:03.630

7 Why does my domed print have a thin shell? 2017-01-24T23:27:06.750

7 How to make moving parts not stick together? 2018-08-06T17:37:08.527

7 Should I vary the first layer height 2018-08-13T20:44:29.197

7 Why does my part-cooling fan cause stringing? 2018-09-10T22:44:53.173

7 Ender 3 severe under-extrusion 2019-03-10T18:38:49.920

7 How to fix bulging first layers of print? 2019-03-18T08:37:50.953

6 Clean or wipe move for delta 3D printers 2016-08-06T23:15:36.037

6 No Z hop in Dual extruder, print getting disturbed at retraction point 2017-01-20T01:10:43.790

6 Why are my prints so defective? 2017-01-26T16:32:33.657

6 White PLA prints frequently have rough sidewalls near top of the print 2017-02-18T04:44:33.427

6 Why is my 3D printer over extruding when I have set the flow rate very low 2017-12-18T19:54:47.410

6 Is possible print this level of detail? 2018-03-21T23:50:50.940

6 What is causing the walls of my prints to separate? 2018-05-30T13:03:56.937

6 Line width changes depending on the direction the print head moves 2018-06-29T10:25:09.957

6 What prints can I do to test/calibrate my printer for precision? 2018-07-26T19:58:14.087

6 Relation between layer height and bond strength 2018-08-23T10:59:49.767

6 Leapfrog Creatr HS stops mid print (extruders not clogged) 2018-09-04T12:55:05.430

6 Considerations when pausing a print job 2018-12-19T16:32:44.270

6 Z-Axis does not appear to be working on Ender-3 Pro 2018-12-29T19:47:59.220

6 Filament extrusion always stops at some point during print 2019-01-16T13:39:33.697

6 Avoiding stringing with flexible filament 2019-03-21T01:31:57.710

6 Print came out like a wafer 2019-04-30T02:57:45.477

6 Does the X/Y bed orientation of a model affect the print detail quality? 2019-05-04T21:20:48.253

6 Overhangs lift up 2019-06-04T21:04:36.347

6 Do Cura's self-crossing infill patterns account for excess material from self-crossing? 2019-07-03T18:51:38.350

5 How to compensate for bad quality filament? 2016-03-30T16:45:29.260

5 What is causing these artifacts when the extruder moves in one direction? 2016-05-09T02:30:57.717

5 First Layer problems? 2016-06-29T04:43:36.577

5 Does the amount of figures on the board matter? 2016-11-14T07:45:04.707

5 Mesh/Geometry quality 2016-12-23T17:07:50.837

5 3d prints come up with ribbing on one side 2017-01-09T03:42:51.423

5 Can 3D printers print details in the 1/10 of the micrometer for metals? 2017-02-28T10:04:40.103

5 Why is the bottom of my part not smooth 2017-06-26T05:21:55.250

5 print quality: z wobble issue 2017-07-02T14:39:53.450

5 After 1.5 hours of printing quality degraded 2017-07-12T21:53:57.797

5 Help preventing warping while 3d printing with polypropylene 2017-08-18T22:17:44.267

5 Weird ripping and warping of ABS print 2017-08-22T19:32:11.643

5 What could be causing this spotty extrusion? 2017-08-31T23:17:18.843

5 What's the best printing technique to produce splints (a device to immobilize a body part)? 2018-02-02T13:53:26.260

5 Strange grooves with ABS 2018-06-01T17:53:13.627

5 Should black high temperature ABS flow in direct sunlight? 2018-06-30T14:14:13.950

5 Can 3D printers, such as a TronXY X1, handle 24/7 projects? 2018-07-06T14:46:16.653

5 Strange layer separation issues on Ender 3 2018-08-14T04:44:35.477

5 Sudden underextrusion on Ender3 2018-09-02T09:07:26.637

5 Unknown issue affecting print quality 2018-09-12T22:55:02.340

5 How to avoid collisions with already printed objects? 2018-10-01T12:42:29.440

5 Extruder drive cog slipping on filament 2018-10-16T06:26:43.323

5 Prusa i3 pro b second layer failure 2018-10-29T09:56:29.457

5 Print Lines Aren't Joining Together 2018-11-29T23:39:32.877

5 Evidence of a warped build plate? 2018-12-21T13:05:11.170

5 Sunken and rough bottom layer 2019-04-16T19:37:27.397

5 How to fix wall separation in 3D prints (gaps in between wall perimeters)? 2019-06-16T09:50:38.257

5 How to fight lots of stringing with PLA at low temperature (185 °C)? 2019-08-11T11:17:25.210

5 Great prints then suddenly terrible quality 2019-11-18T02:13:25.380

5 Fixing Z-Hop Stringing 2019-12-16T01:03:52.490

4 Printerbot printing stringy 2016-03-06T19:25:25.580

4 Why is my print getting messed up mid-print? 2016-06-17T19:28:37.910