Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts

Cura Slicer making some part of object grey


Recommended Posts

Posted (edited) · Cura Slicer making some part of object grey

Hello , 

I have been trying to slice an object for 3d printing. but few parts of objects are turned into grey area. even I put support everywhere. object is hollow from inside. does anyone know why its  happening here. and how can I resolve it. please help.

 

 

922177622_Screenshot2020-02-29at16_29_47.thumb.png.dbef52bb113093ab4f24098867cabbfa.png3793366_Screenshot2020-02-29at16_30_00.thumb.png.ae71326d05661a4d1c75c3057e7733a8.png406409551_Screenshot2020-02-29at15_17_31.thumb.png.10a1f3edaa33e635307613eda781c695.png

Screenshot 2020-02-29 at 16.57.22.png

Screenshot 2020-02-29 at 16.57.09.png

Edited by imch
  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura Slicer making some part of object grey
    16 hours ago, imch said:

    does anyone know why its  happening here

     

    The most likely cause of the first two is that the model is not manifold. Inspect it in X-Ray view, and it will probably show you parts in red. The models need to be fixed.

     

    For the third example, I think the part is just too thin there.

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura Slicer making some part of object grey

    Yes just checked with X-rays view there is hole inside the object.  and for the third model you are right . walls are too thin .  How can I fix these issues ? can Cura fix these ?

     

    I have another question : Does anyone know which format of sd card should be used for CR10s pro ? my sd card sometime shows files sometimes doesn't.  I want to reformat sc card . so does not know which format . I use MacBook Pro (Catalina )

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · Cura Slicer making some part of object grey

    for scanned models `Meshmixer is a good program. There are lots of tutorials to help you. Thin models can easily be checked under 'Analysis' -> Thickness. Set your preferred thickness and it will show all the thin spots. It is also great for repairing.

  • 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
    • Our picks

      • Ultimaker turns 10: A look back
        Ultimaker is turning 10 years old and that means it is story telling time! We'll explore 2010-2014, traveling through the evolution of the business from the Protobox and Ultimaker Original, to the major leaps forward with the Ultimaker 2 and Ultimaker 3.
        • 0 replies
      • Ultimaker Transformation Summit
        Visit our virtual showroom and learn more about the Ultimaker ecosystem!
        • 14 replies
      • New here? Register your Ultimaker for free 3D printer 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.
        • 4 replies
    ×
    ×
    • Create New...