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Posted (edited) · Cura - Pause at Height and material change

Hey There

Two questions.

1.

I have been experimenting with the post processer in Cura 2.5 "Pause at height".

But it seems like I cant get the hang of it how it works....

I put in a height = 5.0 mm which equals 25 layers, since all layers are 0.2mm...

But doing so ain't stopping it in layer 25, but in 24, giving me a missing layer...

What height should I use?? How is this height measured?

2. When using the Cura function Pause at height to I want to change material.. I normally do that without the using the "change material" function. I simply just pull back my material and attach a new one (I changed the feeder to an iRoberti).

When resuming my print it doesn't extrude filament, even I did push that much through that the new color was extruded...

What should I do to fix that? The ultimaker doesn't "know" that I changed the filament..

Regards

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Posted · Cura - Pause at Height and material change

Are you sure the first layer isn't higher then the other layers?

Note that instead of the height, you can also enter the layer number.

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Posted · Cura - Pause at Height and material change

Are you sure the first layer isn't higher then the other layers?

Note that instead of the height, you can also enter the layer number.

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I cant put in a layer number..? se picture..? All layer heights are 0.2mm

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Posted · Cura - Pause at Height and material change

I am sorry, I was confusing Pause at Height and Tweak at Z.

I guess Pause at Height pauses *before* the layer at the height you enter. If you want to pause *after* that layer, you will have to enter 5.2 (like you do in the screenshot).

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