The difference between e-Stage for plastic and e-Stage for metal

With e-Stage for plastic, or e-Stage for short, the support is generated for the entire platform. The support is generated by pressing the [Export Platform] button and selecting the desired export parameters. The settings for this support method are found in Machine Properties in the Materialise e-Stage export section.


With e-Stage for metal, the support is generated for selected part(s). The support is immediately generated by pressing the [Generate e-Stage Support of Selected] button. The settings for this support method are found in Machine Properties in the Materialise e-Stage support parameters section.

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