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Posted · Switch back to extruder 1 after build plate adhesion?



I am currently am running a dual extrusion print:

  • Extruder 1 is White Filament
  • Extruder 2 is Black Filament


I would like the build plate adhesion to start with Extruder 2 (Black) and then switch back to Extruder 1 (White) once it is done instead of continuing on. Is there anyway to specify that?


My current print's top is face down on the build plate with letters. I was running into issues of the black oozing onto the build plate where the white needed to be... this left a black stringing showing up within the white letters which looks bad. To solve this issue, I decided to print the letters first but still want the black to be the adhesion part to blend in with the rest of the print

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    Posted (edited) · Switch back to extruder 1 after build plate adhesion?

    not sure I understand correctly, but isn't the easy solution to physically switch the spools/colors on the printer?


    you can set the extruder :


    Edited by ultiarjan
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