Infill Options on Slic3r

 

Choosing the infill pattern for your bioprint can be tricky and confusing. In the latest Repetier Host/Slic3r update, users got access to even more options. We've put together a guide to help you visualize what each infill looks like.

To cover the wide range of designs print, both circular and rectangular objects were sliced. The infill was set to 10% and the filament diameter to 0.3mm to help illustrate the patterns. The top layer is removed in the images in order to show the inner pattern.

 
 Note: The circles were sliced with a concentric base.

Note: The circles were sliced with a concentric base.

 
 
 Note: The square were sliced with a rectilinear base.

Note: The square were sliced with a rectilinear base.

 

3D Matter goes into a deeper discussion of infill percentage, layer height, and infill pattern in this article.

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