Assembly step 10

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These are the instructions for the SO1 and are here for historical reasons only.

If you are building an SO2, please see the instructions at

(click the picture to download the PDF file)

Spindle Mount Assembly

The typical spindle is a high-speed rotary tool (Dremel™ or clone). There are a number of alternative tools and mount possibilities.

Bill of Material

Sortable table
Item Qty. Part Num. Title Notes
8 8 SM-H03 M5 Flat Washer
15 4 SM-H09 M5 x 55mm SHCS
16 8 SM-H02 3/4" Nylon Spacer
19 4 SM-H07 M5 x 10mm SHCS
21 4 SM-H11 Insertion Nuts
31 2 SM-TM1 Spindle Retainer Mount (see above diagram)
32 2 SM-TM2 Spindle Retainer Strap (see above diagram)
33 1 SM-TM3 Spindle (IEK-17)

User Submitted Notes

(This is the section to add your own notes pertaining to this sub-assembly) If you run into a problem or find yourself asking a question, please post the solution here to help the next person who has the same problem/question)

Required parts
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In attaching the spindle retainer mount to the Makerslide I could not get the SM-H07 M5 x 10mm SHCS bolts to bite into the SM-H11 insertion nuts so I had to eliminate the M5 Flat washers.

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