If you want to make your model more attractive and print it in several colors, you can plan a pause in Z-SUITE while preparing the model for the print. The pause will give you the time and opportunity to change the material. This manual will show you how to set a pause during the print.

Adding the Model

Open the Z-SUITE and select the printer you are going to use and add the model you want to print.

Arranging the Model in the Workspace

Determine the size of the model and its position in the workspace.

Preparing the Model to Print

Set the printing parameters and click PREPARE TO PRINT.

Setting the Pause

PAUSE option divides the print into stages and allows you to hold the printing process in order to change the material.
To plan a pause, move the slider onto a desired layer.
“INSERT” option allows to set the pause in a chosen place. You can use this option several times in order to plan multiple pauses during one print,
“REMOVE” option allows to remove the pause,
“REMOVE ALL” -option allows to remove all pauses.

Saving the .zcode

Save your .zcode (with pauses) on a hard drive or directly on the SD card – click Save to print.

Starting the Print

Starting the Print

Start the print and wait until it stops.

Changing the Material

Changing the Material

During the pause, click Change the material and replace the spool with a new one (in a different color).

Resuming the Print

Resuming the Print

Once you’ve changed the material, click Resume the print and wait until the end of the print.

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