Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts

Overextrusion on Large Surfaces


unlined
 Share

Recommended Posts

Posted · Overextrusion on Large Surfaces

I'm running into a problem with (what I think is) overextrusion on bigger flat surfaces.

I'm tried using default settings and flow adjusted settings without much luck. I'm printing eSun PLA+ at .2 mm layer height, 90% flow, 210 C.

I would say my printer is not properly calibrated, but a friend sliced my STL (100x100x.8 mm square) and the gcode she sent me resulted in a perfect surface.

I'm at a loss of what to adjust.

In the attached picture, the left two squares are Cura sliced. One zigzag, one lines top/bottom pattern. The square on the right was sliced with S3D defaults except @ .2 mm layer height, 90% flow, 210 C.

Since my printer is able to print a good square, I'm fairly certain I'm just missing a setting somewhere.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

IMG_1968.jpeg

  • 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...