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Does anyone know why I get these lines.

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By default combing is turned on for the bottom layer which means it doesn't retract on bottom layer moves which means you get these lines.

 

Simply do this:

combing mode:  not in skin

 

This is probably a better default.  Combing mode improves your print quality in most cases and also speeds up your print in most cases but it makes top/bottom layers look worse (skin layers).

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On 8/13/2018 at 12:59 PM, gr5 said:

By default combing is turned on for the bottom layer which means it doesn't retract on bottom layer moves which means you get these lines.

 

Simply do this:

combing mode:  not in skin

 

This is probably a better default.  Combing mode improves your print quality in most cases and also speeds up your print in most cases but it makes top/bottom layers look worse (skin layers).

Learn something new every day! Thanks!

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