Intersecting meshes not printing

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rgriesbeck
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Intersecting meshes not printing

Postby rgriesbeck » Mon Mar 13, 2017 2:53 am

I've got a model that has 2 intersecting parts. On my other printers, the model prints fine, but on my N2, the printer is leaving gaps and holes around the intersection.

Any thoughts?

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walshlg
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Re: Intersecting meshes not printing

Postby walshlg » Mon Mar 13, 2017 12:58 pm

you need to build a proper model! Did you try the repair function in ideamaker? If that doesn't work then you need to do a boolean add of the 2 meshes in something like Blender

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Vicky@Raise3D
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Re: Intersecting meshes not printing

Postby Vicky@Raise3D » Fri Mar 17, 2017 8:21 am

Have you ever tried this?
The result with this checked or unchecked.
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