Jump to content

PLA poor quality prints


Brzozar2

Recommended Posts

Posted · PLA poor quality prints

Hello,

 

I have recently noticed that my PLA Prints are poorly printed on the Ultimaker S5. 

I have used a 0.2 and 0.15mm prints settings , 0,4mm Print Core.

Any ideas why the last few layers are sort of smeared/blurry?

Please see attached photos.

Thanks in advance for your help.

IMG_7506.JPG

IMG_7507.JPG

IMG_7508.JPG

IMG_7509.JPG

IMG_7510.JPG

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Posted · PLA poor quality prints

    Hi geert_2,

     

    Thank you for your reply.

    I have changed the layer thickness to the 0.1mm and these objects printed fine this time.

    I guess I'll stay with this layer height for this particular part for now.

     

    Thanks again.

  • 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
    • Our picks

      • S-Line Firmware 8.3.0 was released Nov. 20th on the "Latest" firmware branch.
        (Sorry, was out of office when this released)

        This update is for...
        All UltiMaker S series  
        New features
         
        Temperature status. During print preparation, the temperatures of the print cores and build plate will be shown on the display. This gives a better indication of the progress and remaining wait time. Save log files in paused state. It is now possible to save the printer's log files to USB if the currently active print job is paused. Previously, the Dump logs to USB option was only enabled if the printer was in idle state. Confirm print removal via Digital Factory. If the printer is connected to the Digital Factory, it is now possible to confirm the removal of a previous print job via the Digital Factory interface. This is useful in situations where the build plate is clear, but the operator forgot to select Confirm removal on the printer’s display. Visit this page for more information about this feature.
          • Like
        • 0 replies
      • Ultimaker Cura 5.6 stable released
        Cura now supports Method series printers!
         
        A year after the merger of Ultimaker and MakerBotQQ, we have unlocked the ability for users of our Method series printers to slice files using UltiMaker Cura. As of this release, users can find profiles for our Method and Method XL printers, as well as material profiles for ABS-R, ABS-CF, and RapidRinse. Meaning it’s now possible to use either Cura or the existing cloud-slicing software CloudPrint when printing with these printers or materials
        • 48 replies
    ×
    ×
    • Create New...