Raise 3D

General Information

  • 3. Semester or higher
  • 3D Print introduction completed and passed

Preparation

  1. Import your stl into the software IdeaMaker on the computer
  2. Add support structure if needed
  3. Open the slicing menu
  4. Choose the printer model
  5. Choose the print settings
  6. Start slicing
  7. Check the preveiw
  8. Export the g-code file to your usb stick

At the printer

  1. Unlock the printer with your ETH card
  2. Connect usb stick and choose file in the printer menu
  3. Start the print

Cost: CHF 1.-/h
Area: 305mm x 305mm
Height: 300mm

White PLA Filament, 1.75mm, provided by the Raplab

Tutorial

Open Ideamaker on the computer

Import stl file (1)

Check position, rotation, add support structure if necessary (1). Start Slicing (2).

  • Choose printer (1): Ahonen -> “RAISE3D”, Kasai -> RAISE3D Pro2
  • Choose print settings (2)
  • Start slicing (3)
  • Check print time (1)
  • Preview the slicingĀ  (2)
  • Check print sequence (1)
  • Save to usb stick (2)
  • Or close the preview (3)

Change to printer

  • Unlock the printer with your ETH card
  • Connect your usb stick with the printer and choose “file” in the printer menu
  • Start the print

Troubleshoot

The stick must be formated FAT32 in order to be recognized.

Please contact a Raplab staff member