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Master Config For Beginners!

by reedk106

Remind you this is for Cura 14.07 and is for people who have just set up the printer and want to print upgrades for the printer after the upgrades are complete you can then modify them to optimize the speed and quality of your printer.
Again this is for CURA 14.07
this will go in a list formation.
BASIC:
-Quality
Layer height (mm) 0.2
Shell thickness(mm) 1.6
Retraction: Enabled (see Expert settings)
-Fill
Bottom/top thickness(mm): 1.6
Fill Density (Depends on durabilty of print)
-Speed and Temp
Print speed (mm/s) : 30
Printing Temp: (Look at spool of filament) My PLA spool Specifies 205C
Bed temp, PLA 40C and for ABS leave at 60
-Support Depends On print type
-Filiment
Diameter 1.75
Flow(%) 101

ADVANCED
-Machine
Nozzle: .4
-Retraction
Retraction: 35
Distance: 4
-Quality
Initial layer thickness(mm) .2
Initial layer line with (%) 100
cut off 0
Dual extursion overlap 0
-Speed
Travel speed (mm/s) 30
Bottom layer speed (mm/s) 15
Infill speed (mm/s) 0
Outer shell 0
inner shell 0
-Cool
Minimal layer time 5
Enable cooling fan Yes

EXPERT SETTINGS (under expert tab)

RETRACTION:
Min travel 1.5
Combing yes
Minimal extrusion before retracting .02
Z hop 0
-Skirt
Line count 3
Start distance 3.0
Min length 150.
-Cool
Fan full on at heith .7
Fan speed min 30
Fan Max 70
Minimum speed 10
Cool head Off
-Infill
Solid infil top yes
solid infill on bottom yes
Infill overlap 25
-Support
Structure type Grid
Overhang angle 60
Fill amount 5
distance x/y .7
discance Z .15
-Black magic
Ignore this for now
Brim Line amount 4
Raft
I have never used a raft In majority of my printsso I can not give any measurements
-fix horrible
Combine everthing Yes
All others OFF

If anyone has any questions let me know I also added pictures for quick referance

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Master config and Build compliation Coming soon!

by reedk106

I will be adding a Post here of all the Setups I personally use to get ultra smooth prints.
this includes
-build tips
-upgrades
-quick fixes
and more
hope to see your replies
Happy Printing!

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Welcome to the New Anet a6 help group!

by reedk106

Welcome to the group this group was created to allow those who need help with the Anet A6. this includes build quality improvements and Setting up the 3d printer in its entirety. If anyone has any questions please ask away and I can or another group member can assist you.
Happy printing!

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