100 - Toybox 3D perimeter line / extra plastic on tip


According to their customer service, the Toybox 3D printer folks have told me why the printer draws a perimeter around the model before it starts. If you print out multiple items in a row, the heated nozzle, much like a hot glue gun, will continue to "leak" plastic until the tip cools down.

The perimeter is to wipe off the excess plastic before it starts printing again.

The more you know!