Driving Your Printer: G-code

  • Joan Horvath


In Chapters 4 and 5 we developed a model (an STL file) and sliced it to make it ready to print. We did not really talk much about what is in that sliced file (a .gcode file) and what to do with it. To carry forward the metaphor from Chapter 5, we will now turn on the oven and figure out how to actually “bake the cake.”


Extruder Temperature Drive Gear Open Source Program Host Program Heated Platform 
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  • Joan Horvath
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  1. 1.CAUS

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