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Motorhome mushroom (air vent)

by spyrosm Oct 20, 2018
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Tried many different settings to get Mushroom to print, but it fails. The layers do not hold together about 50% out from centre. Sorry. If you have any suggestion how to solve this ?

What you may interpret as "not holding together" may simply be the next layer not having enough footprint to stand on.
I can't be certain but is it possible that your layers are very high? If so, the overhang will certainly not print correctly and you will need support structure.

Two suggestions:

  1. Use a layer height of 0.1mm for the first few layers (less is even better if your printer can handle it)
  2. Use a support structure up to a safe height (i'd say about 5mm model height)

Also, this is a demanding print and would make good use of a nozzle fan.
More perimeters is better too. Even if the outer ones fail, you will still end up with a usable print after cleaning up.

Hope this was helpful.