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  1. Build plate size as an option

    When defining your hub printers, it would be good it we could enter a max build plate size, ie 150mm x 150mm x120mm.
    3d hubs could then reject prints that are too big. I hate having to reject orders because customers are not advised of sizes available.

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    • Allow shipping to be displayed in certain order

      When the shipping is displayed to the customer on searching the hubs, the order in which the shipping appears to be random.

      Allow the shipping to be set in order of preference for display purposes.

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      • Allow hub to split up orders

        If customer add a lot of parts and then ask for colors it could be nice to be able to split up the order and set color and infill

        infill is always 20% and in some cases the customer wants less or more

        this creates the need to calculate stuff instead of just changing the infill %

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        • Allow people to create shops. So that they can sell there items much like shapeways

          Allow people to create shops. So that they can sell there items much like shapeways. as i design little bits and pieces for rc cars.i would love to be able to share a link to said piece and then if people want to buy it they can.
          they deisgner can put parameters on items, such as if the designer this there part should only be printed in SLS graphite make that the only option etc or only avliable in red?

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          • 3DHubs should NOT exclude hubs where the model can fit in diagonale

            A friend of mine asked me to print something for him and I uploaded his model to 3DHubs to get an estimate/price from my own Hub, but then I figured out that my Hub wasn't listed. Even if I already checked that the object perfectly fits on my build plate in diagonale with a 10mm raft using Cura.

            I would like 3DHubs to change the way they select Hubs based on build plate width and height only (based on their printers database)

            Some objects can fit on the build plate in diagonale and can be perfectly printed. This is causing…

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              • Don't let users change accepted orders!

                It's annoying if you check an Order for it's printability.
                Make all adjustments to the project, accept the Order and when the customer pays the Order you see, that he added some new files you haven't ever seen.

                You shouldn't totaly disable the function to the user, but as soon as the Hub has accepted the order, the user must ask for permission to change files again.

                Or you let the user make changes, but it doesn't get updated until the Hub validates it.

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                • 1 vote
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                  • make it possible for hubs to add time spent as a part of the cost

                    Should not be that hard. ask the hub to upload their firmware profile and the backend can figure how long it will take.

                    of course you can make it very much so complicated that it looks impossible :-D

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                    • Bug? Favorites show empty list while creating a new order

                      I've got 1 favorite hub, but when creating a new order and having Favorite filter set there is no hub displayed. I checked that there were no other filters set.

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                      • Show by price filter option

                        Can you please put a filter that lets me see the result by price.

                        Thank you

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                        • Add a shrinkage disclaimer when customer uploads a model

                          I've recently had this issue come up where a customer has a hard time fitting screws or other parts into a printed part. As far as I know virtually every material will have a certain degree of shrinkage. Most customers tend to model to spec, so for insance if they need to fit a 5mm hex nut into their part, they model a space that will fit a 5mm hex nut exactly. When printed, the nut won't fit due to the material shrinking slightly as it cools. It would be nice if there was a disclaimer warning the customer when…

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                          • inejctor leak test kit 3164001 build these and sell on ebay i get the first one free

                            email me and i will give you the programe to buld it they will sell

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                            • printing time

                              auto calculate order completition date based on printing volume (or other conditions), Sample scenario: i set that can i print for a single customer approx 5cm3 for day, customer upload models for a total of 15cm3, 3dhubs auto calculating order completition time on 3 business day ...

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                              • Optional Payment for the hub after a month

                                It would be better for hubs to have the option to select whether they want to get paid for each order or have a montly payment (up to the orders they had each month). That's because every time 3dhubs make the payment there is a fee from the hub's bank for the transaction. For example in Greece this is 3€ and it is not up to the amount, it is a fixed fee...so it is better to make one transaction each month rather than 4-5 whatever is the number of orders each month.

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                                • Warn customers if they're creating a new order instead of updating an existing one

                                  If a customer has an order with a hub, and the order is newer than "hub has accepted it", provide an interruption in the "new order" phase to tell them they have an order already open, and guide them through updating the files there.

                                  I have customers who will accidentally submit a file for printing, I give them some feedback, and they create an entirely new order for the revised file. This tells me that creating a new order is appropriately frictionless, but there should be guidance for them to update an existing order.

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                                    Hey Bryan, fair point. We’ll look at notifying customers when they have active orders that aren’t printing yet while submitting another order with the same Hub.

                                  • Make a link to previous orders by the same customer.

                                    Often I have the same customer returning. It would be nice to be able to automatically find his or her previous orders. Very often they refer to a previous fact, and then it is tiresome to look thru all orders or ask the customer what they meant.

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                                    • Averange completion time for orders

                                      hi,

                                      we have now the 'Response time' indicator....how wold be if there were also an 'Averange completion time for orders' indicator. So can the Clients see how fast does the Hub complete the orders. I have set the completion time 7Days to have safety margins (defects of the printer or no material or lack of time etc) but normally I ship the parts in 2-3 days.... I'm sure that lot of hubs are doing the same way

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                                      • Allow custom layer heights

                                        The current options of 50, 25, and 10 microns don't apply very well to our machine which has layer heights of 32, 29, and 16 microns. This makes it impossible to distinguish between them without being misleading. I'm sure there are other machines out there that print at layer heights different from the default options and it would be great if you could just type in the height.

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                                          We currently show all of the material options grouped by resolution in the check-out. Therefore allowing custom layer heights requires us to rework that part of the site. We’re planning to do so, but it means it takes a little while till we get to it.

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