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Please add "nozzle size" to profile settings

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Posted · Please add "nozzle size" to profile settings

I manage a print farm and we have a bunch of machines with different nozzle sizes for different jobs. That means I have to make different printer profiles for every nozzle size, which means waiting for Cura to load a different machine (which takes awhile) as well as having it annoyingly switch the settings profile while I'm trying to change things, and I have to manage all of their start/end gcode as well. this is all such a hassle when I'm spending a large part of my day just slicing prints. I lose 10-20 minutes every single day just trying to deal with all of this which could all be solved by just putting the nozzle size setting in the slicer settings.

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Posted (edited) · Please add "nozzle size" to profile settings

If you want it in the profile settings, use "Line Width". As a matter of fact, forget that it says "Line Width" and read it as "Nozzle Size" instead. It is 99% the same thing.

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Posted (edited) · Please add "nozzle size" to profile settings

actually the nozzle size has an impact on what type of line the slicer thinks it can make. we use cura on a large format printer as well with very large line widths and the nozzle size can effect the types of lines it can produce.

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