Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts

Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?


Recommended Posts

Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

Hello,

I'm using a Prusa I3 with 2 extruders.

I don't find how to create a printer .json file with double extruders and how to use it.

does someone know it ?

thanks for your help

regards

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    2.2 will have greatly improved support for dual extrusion. You can probably get it to work with setting the machine extruder count to 2, but it will require a lot of tweaking / experimentation.

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    If all goes well, open beta should be this week.

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    @nallath, and if not, will there be there at least a closed beta??

    I´m also waiting hard to get my dual UMO productive again...

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    Hi,

    I didn't see 2.2 relase, I directly find the 2.3 (beta) but I still not figure out how to add second extruder and select it for support :(

    does someone find it ?

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    There was no 2.2 release, it went straight to 2.3 Beta

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    Thanks,

    So what about second extruder ?

    How to declare it ?

    How to use it ?

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    Look in the json file for "Ultimaker Original Dual Extrusion", that one got fully functioning dual extrusion implemented.

    If you use windows you will probably find it here:

    C:\Program Files\Cura 2.3\resources\definitions\ultimaker_original_dual.def.json

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura 2.1.2 Prusa .json : double extruder possible ?

    I find the solution here :

    https://ultimaker.com/en/community/22409-setup-custom-dual-extrusion-machine-in-cura-23-beta

    it works well to add custon printer with dual extruder, but still not test to print with it

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now
    ×
    ×
    • Create New...