ACME Z-axis (SO1)

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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

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