Improving the supports


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guide for improving the supports

The configuration of supports is a fundamental part in achieving the best surface finish for models that require their use. In this article, you will find detailed information on how to adjust supports, typical generation problems, and how to solve them. 


choosing the right support material

1. Choose the support material

Know all the aspects of the material for the supports.



optimizing the support material

2. Optimize the support material

Save time and material by optimizing setup.



properly configuring the supports

3. How to properly configure and print the supports

Some tweaks that improve the quality of the supports.



Forum community

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It is important to keep your printer in good condition to get the most out of it. In this chart, you will find a list of maintenance procedures and the frequency with which they should be performed. 


Maintenance plan (BCN3D Sigma)

Maintenance plan (BCN3D Sigmax)

Maintenance plan (Epsilon series)

Maintenance plan (Sigma series)


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