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'''Materials:''' 1. 1x 3/8-12 Acme screw 200mm of threads turned down to 8mm on both ends.
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1. 1x 3/8-12 Acme screw 200mm of threads turned down to 8mm on both ends.
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2. 1x Delrin ACME nut
 
2. 1x Delrin ACME nut
3. 2x Bearing Blocks / Motor Mounts  
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3. 2x Bearing Blocks / Motor Mounts
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4. 2x 608 Bearings
 
4. 2x 608 Bearings
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5. 4x M5x20 socket head cap screws
 
5. 4x M5x20 socket head cap screws
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6. 4x M5 washers
 
6. 4x M5 washers
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7. 1x 8mm shim washer
 
7. 1x 8mm shim washer
  

Revision as of 15:49, 2 October 2012

Upgrade Name: ACME Z-axis

Overview

Created by: User:Improbable Construct

Description: An Upgrade that replaces the M8 threaded rod with a 3/8"-10 Acme Screw.

Status: Fully functional

Materials:

1. 1x 3/8-12 Acme screw 200mm of threads turned down to 8mm on both ends.

2. 1x Delrin ACME nut

3. 2x Bearing Blocks / Motor Mounts

4. 2x 608 Bearings

5. 4x M5x20 socket head cap screws

6. 4x M5 washers

7. 1x 8mm shim washer

Cost: $75.00 for the kit

Details

Discussion in the [1]


basic wire management solution


And here is a picture of the physical implementation of the design.

basic machine solution

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