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The new version of Cura has come out and it has a whole bunch of great features, but what got me most excited is the ability to split a model before printing. I was looking for a feature like this and was considering using OpenSCAD to modify the model file, but that's impractical in all cases, with Cura you can do it with a few clicks now.

To do this, load the model into Cura, right click the model and choose 'Split'
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After the model is split up, individual parts of the model can be manipulated. Here I select a part and delete it, but it's also possible to move it on the print surface.
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-i

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