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Posted · print with suport

Hello,

I'm trying to print something with suport but after I remove the suport the face isn't smooth.

What can I do to solve this problem.

Thanks

 

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Posted · print with suport

I don't know if there is much you can do. You can try adding support through Meshmixer which uses a different technique and can analyze the model to reorient it for optimized support.

 

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Posted · print with suport

Maybe you have tried printing in a different orientation? Or using mesh mixer to create alternative supports? Maybe split the part in two, so that you do not require supports? Post a pic of what you are printing :)

 

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Post a pic of what you are printing

 

That.

 

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Posted · print with suport

If the surface isn't too complicated you can sand it but that turns the PLA white. I've never tried this next thing but people say you can reheat with a heat gun to get the color back. Better to not use support at all.

 

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Posted · print with suport

Thanks.

I understand. I can't make the part with suport because the face must be smooth. So I will split in two and put some glue.

Keep in touch.

 

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