Support Material Interface not only for the bottom #1939

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BCN3D opened this Issue Apr 17, 2014 · 2 comments

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BCN3D commented Apr 17, 2014

A good way to save material support (PVA is quite expensive) is using the second extruder just for the interface.

This option is useful when the supports are only in the bottom of the model. But when the supports are built ON the part, there's no interface. So it's hard to remove those supports without harming the printed part.

It would be useful to consider the interface not only as the inferior intersection between the supports and the model, but for all the external surface.

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alexrj commented Apr 18, 2014

You're right!

@alexrj alexrj added this to the 1.2.0 milestone Jun 9, 2014
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alexrj commented Dec 23, 2014

Okay, I implemented this. Thank you for the idea!

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