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Posted · Cura filling holes in the model

Like many of us, I am a new 3D ethousiast and want to make some custom things to learn.

 

I used Sketchup to create a silly keychain, but cura doesn't like it.

When displaying the object, it shows fine, as it should, but once I try to render it, it fills the entire keychain.

My logo just... disappears.

 

I did make other models without any problems, but here is the skp for who knows what I could have done wrong :)
https://www.dropbox.com/s/158029a02isrvag/keychain.skp?dl=0

 

Thanks,

PV

keychain2.stl

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Posted · Cura filling holes in the model

Hey @gr5 I did, and it should be fine.

Cura even loads the model correctly, X-ray is fine too.

Once I slice it, it just fills the entire thing.

 

I noticed the problem once I loaded it into Octoprint.

Here is what happened;

Loaded it in Cura 3.5.0

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X-Ray view:

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Clearly this is loaded in the middle of the print bed.

But once loaded into the printer, this happens;

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It loads in the corner, making it unprintable.

Also it filled up everything.

 

I did make models with Sketchup already, but this is very weird, and I don't think Sketchup is to blame here?


Anyhow, thanks for the reply already, hoping to get this resolved ?

-PV

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