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Posted · layers and print time

is there a way to know what time in the print time a specific layer will be at?


I am embedding a magnet at a certain layer, 

it is a large print and it would be nice to know the exact time i would have to be there for the pause.




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    Posted · layers and print time

    Did you check your Gcode-files for information about time?


    M117 Time Left 0h15m28s
    M117 Time Left 0h13m44s
    M117 Time Left 0h13m00s


    Total printing time 15m28s, after 1m43s layer 1 was finished and started with layer 2...


    Not sure if the TIME ELAPSED is standard in Gcode-file, if not, you can use post-processing script to put Remaining Time on LCD... like I have in all my files

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