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Is there a way to speed up how long Cura takes to slice?

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Thanks for the reply Robert. I have your feeder mod on my ultimaker 2 extended, its awesome!

There really should be some ability to speed it up if the system resources are there though. I understand when its slow on an old PC but im running a 5960x 8 core cpu at 4.4GHz with 32Gb of ram and a 1200MB/s ssd.. imagine what it could be like if it used those resources.

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It's not that simple. Using multiple cores means using multiple threads which has a pretty big impact on the complexity of the software. Most of the slicing must be done in sequence, so it wouldn't even give you that much of a speed boost.

It should use a full core though, so I can't explain the 8% CPU usage.

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