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Posted · No more space

What happens when you exceed the available space in the toolbar ? Buy a bigger screen ? 🙂


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    Posted · No more space

    "Buy a bigger screen ? ".  Not necessary.  I have come up with a workaround.

    • Turn the display on it's side and change it to Portrait.
      • If it's a laptop:
        • Users would need to learn how to type one handed as the keyboard would be vertical.
        • A gimbal mount might be required if there was more than one user and one of them was "sinister".
          • A hand crank or hydraulic actuator mounted on the side and working through a planetary gear unit would allow users to rotate the display 180° to make it ambidextrous.  This could be built from printed parts.
      • If it's a desktop:
        • Turn up the screen resolution.
        • Purchase a Resolution Reverser like the modern one shown below.  (Free shipping from Amazon).

    That would work until some random contributor adds another 8 or 9 plugins and you run out of room again.



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    Posted · No more space

    You're a GENIUS @GregValiant. On top Of that it also partialy solved the issue of too long parameter list !! Thanks a lot It will become my new prefered Cura configuration !


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    Posted · No more space

    I'll start on the "Rotation Device" design.  The potential market for these could be huge.

    Will you need the "right hand" configuration?  (Only having two end-point stops would make it simpler.)

    Also, how do you want the rotation mechanism powered?  I'm thinking Diesel but a Flux Capacitor might work.

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