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Posted · Help with Retraction settings Cura

Hi Guys,

 

I just printed the 3D Kitbash test prints on our Ultimaker. Most of the features came out pretty good, except for the webbing between different features. Other prints I made experience the same issue, does anyone have good advice/rule of thumb for setting the retraction in Cura. I've attached a picture of the print and the Cura settings I used.

 

Test Print Ultimaker

Screen Shot 2013 11 29 At 09.57.09

Screen Shot 2013 11 29 At 09.57.18

Cheers,

Brian

 

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    Posted · Help with Retraction settings Cura

    You might want to tinker with some of the expert retraction settings, especially the "minimal amount of extrusion before retraction" might need some tuning (I already reduced the default from 0.5 to 0.1)

     

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    Posted · Help with Retraction settings Cura

    I've just fixed a bug yesterday, it seems that inter-island travels of less then 10mm could have problems where there was no retraction happening while it should. (It was a nasty bug)

    I think this is exactly what is happening here.

     

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    Posted · Help with Retraction settings Cura

    I've just fixed a bug yesterday, it seems that inter-island travels of less then 10mm could have problems where there was no retraction happening while it should. (It was a nasty bug)

    I think this is exactly what is happening here.

     

    Hi Daid,

    a bug fixed, the same one as dicussed in this thread?

    #9 for an example . http://umforum.ultimaker.com/index.php?/topic/3453-problem-with-1310-cura-retraction/

    Would be nice, see if I can find me an update.

     

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