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Are there printer firmware specifics when adding printer profiles to slicer software?

I reached out to Lychee (didn't even think to ask Chitu but the answer is probably something similar). The guy's response was basically: The ctb file has some data inside that allows it to be printed ...
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Bottom layer exposure for prints placed directly on the bed (resin printer)?

If you put the object directly on the bed, the lowest part of the object will be cured as the bottom layer. And yes, you can sand it away depending on the shape of the object. For such large objects, ...
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Chitubox estimated time very away from the real time

It seems easy to calculate but it is not. Due to acceleration and deceleration, the movement time hard to predict. If you take a look at Atmel source code for movement you would get clear idea. ...
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Installing multiple versions of ChiTu side by side

Running multiple versions of the same software did not sit well with the software person in me, so I dug a little deeper. ChiTu has a "settings" button to the right side, and under that ...
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Chitubox stopped slicing files correctly

After a week of consternation, I finally figured it out. I had to order a new build plate since the original got cured resin on it and is no longer a flat surface. Elegoo does not sell replacement ...
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Can I combine several ".CTB" files together into a single file?

The files generated by a resin printer slicer contain exposure reference information as well as an image for each layer to be printed. One could consider to develop a reverse-engineering bit of code ...
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Are bottom layer Curing settings automatically applied to everything touching the build plate?

The bottom layer curing settings apply only to the number of layers configured in the settings panel appropriate to that option. A gaming piece placed flat on the build plate would have curing times ...
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