Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts

New to Cura - 1st Layer Problems


Recommended Posts

Posted · New to Cura - 1st Layer Problems

I am just trying CURA for the first time and I am not getting smooth 1st layers and I am not sure if its an issue with settings in CURA or something to do with machine settings like Z offset or Esteps, etc.

 

My machine is a CR-10 - MicroSwiss All Metal Hotend with .80 nozzle.  

Filament is Hatchbox PLA at 220c

 

I am using Generic PLA 0.8mm Nozzle - Draft Quality 0.32mm and the machine is set up using the CreawsomeMod - however, prior to the CreawsomeMod I had the same issues with the first layer.

 

The roughness is really at the end if each extrusion start/stop points, etc.

 

20190722_141442.jpg

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now
     Share

    • Our picks

      • New here? Get ahead with a free onboarding course
        Hi,
         
        Often getting started is the most difficult part of any process. A good start sets you up for success and saves you time and energy that could be spent elsewhere. That is why we have a onboarding course ready for
        Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle, Ultimaker S5, Ultimaker S3 Ultimaker 2+ Connect.   
        They're ready for you on the Ultimaker Academy platform. All you need to do to gain access is to register your product to gain free access. 
        Ready? Register your product here in just 60 seconds.
          • Like
        • 11 replies
    ×
    ×
    • Create New...