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Posted · Model does not fit to Ultimaker 3 print area?

Hello,

I am using an Ultimaker 3 for quite some time now, but I have never printed such a big model:
I want to print a case with the dimensions 215x125x12mm. According to the official documentation, the Ultimaker has a bigger printing area. But still, I can not get it working with Cura. Why is that?

Thank you for any help.

F.Schmidt

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    Posted · Model does not fit to Ultimaker 3 print area?

    Do this at your own risk.

    You can extend the printer build plate size in the settings you have posted. I also ran into the same problem as you and increased it just 5mm and that was enough. This worked on the UM 2+ I have never tried on my S5 so I can not say it works for all system.

     

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