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Battery dispenser dual : AAA & AA

by fafabienman Jan 15, 2019
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Printed with a 0.6mm nozzle and 100% infill, as using the larger nozzle size and 0.3mm vertical step really reduced the print time.

actually super printed, but I have cavities in between, see picture
I used slic3r with 0.2 layer height and 100% infill
Why is that?

Hello, you print without support?

Printed fine and works great. Better than the small cardboard box I was using by far!

I have printed a few battery dispensers, most have issues feeding. Does this one feed well, even when full?

I printed this, and am just going to reply to myself. It would feed for 3 AA and 4 AAA batteries, then need to be messed with to get the next battery to feed.

Just in the middle of a print and noticed how slow it was for a relatively simple shape. The speed loss appeared to be the infill as it's a constant tiny zigzag on all walls. I re-sliced it at 100% and, at the expense of about 8m of filament, the print works out about 3 hours faster (ender3).

I noticed this problem as well with Cura (3.6 / 4.0 beta). I fixed it by very slightly decreasing the line width (from 0.4 to 0.396) which eliminated most of the infill and greatly improved the print time.

Yes depend of the infill...
Thx for your feedback.