O'Reilly logo

3D Printing with RepRap Cookbook by Richard Salinas

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Using Skeinforge with a 0.35 mm nozzle

In this recipe, we will run a series of tests using the 0.35 mm nozzle to print the 0.3 mm, 0.2 mm, and 0.1 mm layers using a 3 mm filament.

Registering a bore size in Skeinforge is not a simple task. It requires you to calculate a ratio for each layer of a different thickness. Following the steps in this recipe will help you understand the process and make it easy to make adjustments for any change in the nozzle size or print layer.

Note

If you don't have a 0.35 mm nozzle, then refer to the recipe that covers your nozzle size.

Getting ready

The Thingiverse website is a file-sharing site of user-created digital designs. It has many small models that can be used to make quick and efficient print tests. We'll use ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required