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I tried to modify the gcode of a print, to change the printcore at some point in the print.

I sliced with AA.8 printcore first an at a hight of .2 eachlayer.

Then I used a pligin to change the filament at layer 35. which was 7mm hight.

Then I edited the gcode and cut everything after the plugin indication.

Then I sliced everything with .25 Printcore and layers of .05mm placed a plugin to stop to change material at layer 140 or 7mm.

Edited the gcode and cut away all up to the plugin indication.

Copied what was left and past it at the beginning of the other print.

I tried it but it didn't work.

Here is the file.

UM3E_PRINT_cORE_cHANGE_parte Fin Conbinado AyB _8 18-8-15.gcode

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The E values don’t match up if you don’t adjust them. You can do that by adding an G92 E(e-value) between the two parts. The e-value would be the last E in the gcode you cut away from the 0.25mm file.

 

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