Intersecting meshes not printing

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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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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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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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Re: Intersecting meshes not printing

Postby reemaj3d » Wed Apr 19, 2017 1:36 pm

I would suggest you run it through one of the online repair services to make sure it's ready for printing. If you want something manual try meshlab or automatic repair you can try

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