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tmrevlje

Test print I received vs. my first print

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Hi first time UM2 user here, I am comparing in the image the print I received by UM with my printer and the first print I made with the printer.

 

I am by far not expecting my first print to come out as theirs did, but I am just curious what did they do to achieve the level of quality on their (red) printed item.

 

Any tips and hints greatly appreciated.

 

Thanks!

 

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Hi TM,

What are the settings you have used?

It looks like under extrusion.

Here is a very helpful guide: http://support.3dverkstan.se/article/23-a-visual-ultimaker-troubleshooting-guide

If you start the print and go to tune, you can check the nozzle temperature and bed temp.

I would recommend settings around: 210ºC - 40mm/s at 100micron and bed temp of 60ºC.

 

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