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Vase 5 in White PLA

This is the same as Vase 3 except I made it shorter by modifying it in Rhino.

I played around with adjusting the size in the slicing software and that seemed to work pretty well. Although I know usually it’s recommended that you change the size within the design software.

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Vase 3 Bamboo

I’ve had a lot of problems printing in wood. Often the nozzle gets clogged and filament stops coming out. Also the print is ‘hairy’ which probably contributes to the clogging.

The dark lines occurred when I paused the printer and wiped the nozzle off. Doing this I was able to extend the print time and print a larger object.

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