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Table 3 Incomplete data due to 3D printer or slicing software limitations

From: Comparing cost and print time estimates for six commercially-available 3D printers obtained through slicing software for clinically relevant anatomical models

3D Printer Infill percentage Layer height Incomplete data Notes
Formlabs Form 2 N/A 0.05 mm, 0.10 mm Femoral IT fracture model in horizontal and 45 degrees orientation does not fit on build plate. 0.10 mm is maximum layer height.
Formlabs Form 3 N/A 0.05 mm, 0.10 mm Femoral IT fracture model in horizontal and 45 degrees orientation does not fit on build plate. 0.10 mm is maximum layer height.
LulzBot TAZ 6 15%, 20% 0.20 mm, 0.30 mm, 0.38 mm N/A 0.38 mm layer height is the default setting. Slicing software is unable to slice at layer heights less than 0.19 mm.
Prusa i3 MK3S 15%, 20% 0.15 mm, 0.20 mm, 0.30 mm At 0.30 mm layer height, spine tumor model indicates an error that empty layers were detected. N/A
Stratasys F370 15%, 20% 0.01 in (0.254 mm), 0.013 in (0.3302 mm) 15% infill at 0.01 in (0.254 mm) layer height could not be sliced. 0.01 in (0.254 mm) layer height requires minimum 17% infill. 0.007 in (0.1778 mm), not investigated, requires minimum 23% infill.
Stratasys J750 Digital Anatomy N/A N/A N/A Option of choosing High Quality, High Mix, or High Speed.