[OpenSCAD] Ovals

nop head nop.head at gmail.com
Thu Sep 6 06:22:37 EDT 2018


Yes but brim adds just more outlines that can be removed easily. If you add
it to the model it will be fully incorporated, how do you remove it from
the print?

On 6 September 2018 at 11:09, Rogier Wolff <R.E.Wolff at bitwizard.nl> wrote:

> On Wed, Sep 05, 2018 at 04:47:07PM +0100, nop head wrote:
>
> > I have never had much success with other people's STLs for 3D
> > printing.  Even if they are manifold they are often not correct for
> > 3D printing on my machines. I mostly design everything I print from
> > scratch in OpenSCAD.
>
> For SOME stuff I import "their" STL and add the things I need for
> printing on my printer. I think "brim" is overrated. It adds material
> where the object doesn't need it and not enough where it does.
>
> For stuff that is high and long, and tends to pull the ends off the
> bed, I now add a half cone of a few layers high to the ends. Works
> great. Except when there end up being STL errors.
>
>         Roger.
>
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