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A Multitude of Solutions
Extrusion Multiplier (Cura) – 5 Ways to Improve Your Prints

Let's take a look at the extrusion multiplier in Cura, called flow rate. What is it? And how can you adjust it to fix certain print issues? All aboard the train to better prints!

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Tips and Tricks
3D Slicer Settings for Beginners – 8 Things You Need to Know

Learn about best practices for 3D slicer settings in this guest post from 3D printing community Pinshape. Slice like a champ and get better prints!

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One Tweak at a Time
Anycubic i3 Mega Cura Settings – Best i3 Mega Cura Profile

Want to get the most out of your Anycubic i3 Mega? It all depends on the Cura settings you use. Here's what we suggest as the best Cura profile for your Anycubic i3 Mega.

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Infillin' Like a Villain
Cura Infill Patterns – All You Need to Know

What's the best infill pattern in Cura for your 3D print? Check out our guide to learn all about Cura infill patterns and make cool prints while saving time and money.

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Icing on the Cake
5 Must-Have Cura Plugins

Some things just make other things better. Plugins for Ultimaker's Cura are good examples. Check out our top 5 picks.

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Find the Cura
Alfawise U20 – Here are the Best Cura Profile Settings

The Alfawise U20 is a popular 3D printer amongst budget-minded makers, but the lack of quality Cura settings has left many users stranded. Here are the best Cura profile settings for the Alfawise U20.

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Slice and Dice
Slic3r vs Cura – 3D Printer Slicer Software Shootout

If you've been trying to find the latest features on the best slicers, look no further. We compare the top two open source slicers, Slic3r and Cura, focusing on their best features. Find out which is best for you!

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3D Printing Shells – All You Need to Know
3D Printing Shells – All You Need to Know

3D printing shells are more important than you might think. They can have a huge influence on how stable your 3D printed model will be and how the object can be used.

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Smooth Moves
Neosanding 2.0 3D Printing Technique Smooths Planes Quicker

The creator of the Ironing feature currently in the Cura 2.7 Beta details a new method that offers similar results in less print time.

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Cura Beta 2.3 out now
Cura 2.3 Update: New Features, Major Improvements on the 3D Slicer

3D slicer Cura is the quasi-standard of all 3D printing slicers. It’s versatile, open source and it gets the job done nicely. Now it‘s getting a big update for Mac and PC with interesting new features and improvements.

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All good things come in threes
Cura 3.0 Brings Shiny UI, Fractal Infill Patterns, and 3rd Party Plugins

Ultimaker has released Cura 3.0, the newest version of its free slicer software. Find out if it is indeed the next big step for 3D printing.

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Interesting new features
Ultimaker Releases New and Improved Cura 3.3 Beta

Ultimaker is releasing a new beta version of its popular slicing software. You can now download Cura 3.3 now from the company’s website. As usual, the software is free.

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New Updates
Cura 3.1 Brings New Printing Profiles, Enhanced UI, and Better Slicing Features

Ultimaker’s latest release for Cura, their popular free slicer software, is now available for Windows, Mac and Linux. But, what are the new features and is it worth downloading number 3.1?

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Cura Revolution
Ultimaker Announces New Software Solutions For Cura

Ultimaker unveils two software platforms that will improve and extend the capabilities of their popular line of 3D printing machines.