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Posted · larger bed volume

hi everyone, 3d printing is still new to me, and am i need of  some guidance, i upgraded my ender 3 bed size to 400x400x250mm, i changed the bed size, for my ender 3, for some reason i cannot remove these bars to have a larger printing volume, how would i go about removing those barriers

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Posted · larger bed volume

That means, it's not an Ender 3 anymore...

Needs some manual editing of json-files, but you can modify the printer defintion.



A more sustainable way would be to add a new machine in your (local) configuration folder. The latter method will is meant to 🙂survive the regular Cura updates.




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