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Maximum rectangle that can be printed on UM2 +

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Posted (edited) · Maximum rectangle that can be printed on UM2 +

This has probably been done to death, but what is the maximum rectangle/square you can print on an Ultimaker 2+?

Website states 223 x 223 but I've been reliably informed it isn't that by a someone looking to print the biggest possible rectangle/square with all first layer touching build-plate?

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Posted · Maximum rectangle that can be printed on UM2 +

Hi Franny500,

I attached a Cura image for you which shows a bit what you were looking for.

The fact is that there are glass clips on the bed which take a way a few mm in the corners of the print bed. So the largest square will be a little bit smaller than for example the print I choose. I would advice to go no larger than 221x221 mm to reduce the risk of your printhead slamming against the sides. Other than that you are good to go!

5a331b12ccd67_Schermafbeelding2016-04-15om15_50_43.thumb.png.e27c669c747af899889526304e358c8f.png

5a331b12ccd67_Schermafbeelding2016-04-15om15_50_43.thumb.png.e27c669c747af899889526304e358c8f.png

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Posted · Maximum rectangle that can be printed on UM2 +

Thanks Mumzel, will forware that image. Think they were slightly disgruntled with the fact the website states 223 x 223mm.

Thanks again fro your help :)

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Posted · Maximum rectangle that can be printed on UM2 +

Thanks Mumzel, will forware that image. Think they were slightly disgruntled with the fact the website states 223 x 223mm.

Thanks again fro your help :)

 

Happy to help :)

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