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Posted (edited) · HELP Ultimaker Cura Software Prepare - Preview

Hello

 

I just started using the Cura slicing software and imported a .stl object. 

In the prepare window the object looks as intended (needs to be hollow on the inside, see picture one)

However when I do a preview of the sliced object it is completely filled out. (see picture two)

What do I have to change?

Kind regards
Olga

 

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    Posted · HELP Ultimaker Cura Software Prepare - Preview

    Your model is likely "non manifold". Read this article:

    https://github.com/Ghostkeeper/SettingsGuide/blob/master/resources/articles/troubleshooting/missing_parts.md#non-manifold-meshes

     

    The model (also?) has an issue where the normals are not consistent. Some are pointing outwards, some are pointing inwards. Your model needs to be repaired.

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