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#1 Posted : Thursday, January 05, 2017 7:16:55 AM(UTC)

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Tim and Team,

is it possible to add a menu to Power Pack Pro so that those of us who use 3D printers different than those listed can set up volume requirements for our printers in PowerPack? I use primarily Deltas (Okay, I only use deltas and half my FFD clients do as well) and i also have clients that are using different build volumes and being to create a volume would be useful.


CAD ViaCAD Pro v10 w/ PowerPack Pro
Lenovo D20 2x E5620 w/ 64GB RAM, Nvidia C2070 & K4000
OS: Windows 10 Pro x64

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#2 Posted : Thursday, January 05, 2017 12:39:05 PM(UTC)
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Hi Michael

The 3D Printer definition are located in a text file in the Environ folder called print3D.ini.

To add a printer, edit the file and add the following information. Values are in inches.

Name= FlashForge_Creator
Length= 8.9
Width= 5.7
Height= 5.9
Layer= 0.00393700787

Tim Olson
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