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3D Printing with RepRap Cookbook by Richard Salinas

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Pronterface

Pronterface is a G-code sender and the graphical user interface of the host. It has a simple set of movement and temperature controls, as shown in the following screenshot:

Pronterface

By clicking on the model in the plate window, a pop-up window will appear. By holding Shift on the keyboard, the print layers can be examined by scrolling the mouse wheel. Refer to the following screenshot:

Pronterface

Printrun's easy interface and good operating features makes it a popular host for many RepRap machines. Its interface is not as sleek as some of the others, but it's ...

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