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Posted · Speed Tweak at Layer X?

Another in our 'Dumb Questions' series:

 

(U2+, Cura 3.1

 

 

If I have an object that basically slices into 100 slices and I want to slow down the print speed for layers 80 thru100 (cuz it's printing crappy there)... how do I do that in Cura?  Basically I've got Print Speed and Initial Print Speed... I need more control.

 

(I keep wanting my Tweak at Z back).

 

Thanks!

 

Mike

 

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    Posted · Speed Tweak at Layer X?

    OK, I think I got it sorted (I haven't actually printed with the solution yet).

     

    I found another post that told me that Tweak at Z (experimental) is actually available for Cura 3.1 down in the Extensions>Post Processing>Modify G-Code menu.  This let me adjust the speed per layer.

     

    Thanks anyway!

     

    Mike

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