Slow slicing


I am trying to troubleshoot very slow slicing on my system.

My system specs are:

OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Home
Version 10.0.16299 Build 16299
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Type x64-based PC
Processor Intel® Core™ i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz, 2601 Mhz, 4 Core(s), 8 Logical
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. 1.05.05, 10/5/2016
SMBIOS Version 3.0
Embedded Controller Version 255.255
BaseBoard Manufacturer Eluktronics Inc
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 64.0 GB
Total Physical Memory 63.9 GB
Available Physical Memory 46.5 GB
Total Virtual Memory 73.4 GB
Available Virtual Memory 53.6 GB
Page File Space 9.50 GB

I am using Photonics 1.0.54

My slicing on simple models is taking a very long time. I am trying to troubleshoot. Here is my stl

Can someone look this over and give me some advice. This slicing is taking 4hrs.short-quill1.stl (363.7 KB)


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