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3D Printing with RepRap Cookbook by Richard Salinas

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Support options with Skeinforge

In this recipe, we're going to examine some support options in Skeinforge that will adjust the physical contact of the support material to the model. This is important for tuning a profile that will provide not only a good support but also a support material that can be easily removed.

Getting ready

You'll need the jellyfish model.

How to do it...

We will proceed as follows:

  1. Select the Raft plugin. Scroll down the page to the bottom section Support At Support Material Choice and set it to Everywhere.
  2. Make sure that you keep Support Cross Hatch deactivated.
  3. We'll test the default support values now. Save the G-code and print the model.
  4. Under the Interface heading, go to Interface Density Infill (ratio). Change the default ...

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