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[title] Changing Temperature and Fan Settings
[* icon_reminder] Depending on the filament brand you choose, you may need to adjust the Print Temperature and Fan Speed. BoXZY's stock settings work well for Hatchbox 1.75 PLA or ABS filament. Note:'''Note:''' the stockfirst image does not show the BoXZY profiles selected. You shouldneed to have selected the BoXZY profiles selected as we discussed in the aboveprevious steps.
[* icon_noteicon_caution] Changing the temperature or fan speed in the manual control windowManual Control tab will only momentarily change the settings during a 3D print. They will revert back to default because those settings are stored in the GcodeG-code script.
[* icon_remindericon_note] The '''"Slicer",'''Slicer''', in this case Cura or Slic3r, is what produces your GcodeG-code script and commands for a 3D print. Their settings will allow you to fine tunefine-tune print quality. lots ofMany factors can affect your printing results including room temperature, filament brand, speedspeed, etc. At the very bottom of the page will beYou can find some resources to help you along the way at the bottom of this page.
[* red] In the '''"Slicer"''' TabSlicer tab''', select the slicer you'd like to adjust. ''Click''Click the '''"Configuration"''' button on the right under the large '''"Slice With"''' button (Redshown by a red arrow in the first image). For Slic3rSlic3r, a new window will appear after several seconds ''(it's slow)'', with Cura(it's very slow). With Cura, the window will appear on the left side of the interface.
[* green] Select the "Filament" Tab'''Filament tab''' as shown with the green arrowarrows in the second and third imageimages.
[* icon_reminder] ThereThis is where you can adjust temperature and Min/Maxmin/max fan speed. The changesChanges must done prior to slicingbe made '''before''' you slice your file. There will be multiple profiles, so make sure youto select the one you wish to modify (orange arrowshown by orange arrows in images 2 and 3). Click save when finished anddone and select that profile for slicing (purpleas shown by the purple arrows first image)in image 1.
[* icon_note] You'll notice other drop downdropdown bars in the "Slicer"Slicer window. You can use those to select options such as printing supports or a brim. A support'''support''' is an additional structure that's printed to stabilizestructure that stabilizes overhangs while they're printing. A brim'''brim''' will extend the base of the part to increase its first layer surface area and increase platform adhesion
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adhesion.
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icon_caution] Make sure you have your original profile saved and available toso you revert back to whenit if you make changes. You will constantly be learning about and adjusting Slicer settingssettings.
[* icon_reminder] Depending on the filament brand you choose, you may need to adjust the Print Temperature and Fan Speed. BoXZY's stock settings work well for Hatchbox 1.75 PLA or ABS filament. Note:'''Note:''' the stockfirst image does not show the BoXZY profiles selected. You shouldneed to have selected the BoXZY profiles selected as we discussed in the aboveprevious steps.
[* icon_noteicon_caution] Changing the temperature or fan speed in the manual control windowManual Control tab will only momentarily change the settings during a 3D print. They will revert back to default because those settings are stored in the GcodeG-code script.
[* icon_remindericon_note] The '''"Slicer",'''Slicer''', in this case Cura or Slic3r, is what produces your GcodeG-code script and commands for a 3D print. Their settings will allow you to fine tunefine-tune print quality. lots ofMany factors can affect your printing results including room temperature, filament brand, speedspeed, etc. At the very bottom of the page will beYou can find some resources to help you along the way at the bottom of this page.
[* red] In the '''"Slicer"''' TabSlicer tab''', select the slicer you'd like to adjust. ''Click''Click the '''"Configuration"''' button on the right under the large '''"Slice With"''' button (Redshown by a red arrow in the first image). For Slic3rSlic3r, a new window will appear after several seconds ''(it's slow)'', with Cura(it's very slow). With Cura, the window will appear on the left side of the interface.
[* green] Select the "Filament" Tab'''Filament tab''' as shown with the green arrowarrows in the second and third imageimages.
[* icon_reminder] ThereThis is where you can adjust temperature and Min/Maxmin/max fan speed. The changesChanges must done prior to slicingbe made '''before''' you slice your file. There will be multiple profiles, so make sure youto select the one you wish to modify (orange arrowshown by orange arrows in images 2 and 3). Click save when finished anddone and select that profile for slicing (purpleas shown by the purple arrows first image)in image 1.
[* icon_note] You'll notice other drop downdropdown bars in the "Slicer"Slicer window. You can use those to select options such as printing supports or a brim. A support'''support''' is an additional structure that's printed to stabilizestructure that stabilizes overhangs while they're printing. A brim'''brim''' will extend the base of the part to increase its first layer surface area and increase platform adhesion
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adhesion.
[*
icon_caution] Make sure you have your original profile saved and available toso you revert back to whenit if you make changes. You will constantly be learning about and adjusting Slicer settingssettings.