Forcing always to print no matter how thin
 

Forcing always to print no matter how thin  

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Figment
(@figment)
Active Member

Is there a configuration setting in PrusaSlicer to always print all walls/outer surfaces no matter how thin they are?  I am shrinking some models and the surfaces are disappearing.  I know it may cause some distortions, but I would just use it selectively on certain objects.

Posted : 07/05/2021 2:38 pm
JoanTabb
(@joantabb)
Moderator

Hi Figment... 
I think you are out of luck, 
however there is a way of distorting models a little, 

XY size compensation increases the thickness in X and Y dimensions, if your model can stand the distortion it may well serve your needs 

smaller nozzles also help address thin elements.  but there is always a minimum size.... 

regards Joan

I try to make safe suggestions,You should understand the context and ensure you are happy that they are safe before attempting to apply my suggestions, what you do, is YOUR responsibility. Location Halifax UK...
Posted : 07/05/2021 9:03 pm
fuchsr
(@fuchsr)
Prominent Member

What about Detect thin walls as a first step? It allows you to print walls smaller than 2 perimeters. But in my experience it can cause defects elsewhere so I don't use it by default.

Posted : 07/05/2021 9:11 pm
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