Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts

printing time very different on 15.01

Recommended Posts

Posted · printing time very different on 15.01


I loaded the same profile and model on both version 15.01 and 14.07.

The estimated print time on 14.07 is 3hrs 10 mins

and on 15.01 its 6 hrs 8 mins !!!

I have checked the expert settings also and they are also the same.

Any ideas whats causing this??


  • Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted · printing time very different on 15.01

    layer height is different. It makes hell of a difference :)

    Edit: shell thickness too but that will cause less changes. By the way you should try keeping the shell thickness to a multiplier of the nozzle size. If the nozzle is 0.4mm use 0.4, 0.8, 1.2,... for shell


  • 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

      • Talking additive | The 3D printing podcast
        Why should we be the only ones asking questions? Join us and ask Jabil all your questions on September 22nd 5pm CET
          • Like
        • 3 replies
      • Ultimaker masterclass: Optimizing your Ultimaker Cura workflow
        Save your seat for either broadcast on September 23.
        What will you learn?
        · Best practices for iterative print preparation and every lesson you should learn from each print
        · The right way to use per-object settings and when they are most useful
        · Easy-to-use resources for anyone who wants to develop their own printer definitions, plugins, or print profiles
        · How to optimize print profile settings and whether to “keep” or “discard” changes
        · When is the right time to export your drawing from CAD? (Based on Ultimaker Cura’s surprising power as 3D control software)
        · And a whole lot more tips and tricks!
        How can I join?
        This free masterclass will take place twice:
        1. 11am CEST (5pm SGT, 5am EDT)
        2. 5pm CEST (11am EDT, 8am PDT, 11pm SGT)
          • Like
        • 0 replies
      • Do you use 3D printing at work? Let us know
        It doesn't matter if you are using 1 Ultimaker or 10, there is inspiration in everything. We're looking for ...
        • 1 reply
    • Create New...