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Discuss any sort of mechanical stuff here: positioning systems, gears, extruding methods, etc. 
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Ball Bearings...

by ampapa
1,167 9 03/15/2018 05:23PM
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New build, peculiar movement and homing behavior

by fullHundo
447 3 03/14/2018 10:06PM
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what is best power-heatbed ? (i want to print PEEK)

by wbeppler
683 8 03/10/2018 10:17AM
Last Post by VDX

Gravity and Jerk, which is the greater force in 3D printing?

by orea
672 6 02/21/2018 08:08PM
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Moving bellow 0.1mm

by serandre
869 4 02/13/2018 06:11PM
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X and Y counterweight? Attachments

by [email protected]
1,252 25 02/13/2018 01:12PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Motor Issues with 17HS13-0404S stepper motor Attachments

by Davik
1,107 5 02/13/2018 02:17AM
Last Post by VDX

Stepper motor skipping steps

by Jan-Willem
953 4 02/12/2018 05:53AM
Last Post by Jan-Willem

What's Wrong With This Picture... Attachments   (Pages: 1 2)

by gtj
3,273 37 02/11/2018 11:09AM
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Aluminum Bed Upgrade

by PterodactylDanceParty
1,229 4 02/06/2018 04:41AM
Last Post by Dark Alchemist

Weird motions, link on desc

by matheustorres
601 5 01/25/2018 02:08PM
Last Post by Srek

Help ! Fixing 8mm dia pully over 8 mm rod and so on..

by viren
814 9 01/06/2018 02:53AM
Last Post by MKSA

Lead Screw usage for X and Y axes   (Pages: 1 2 3 4 5)

by tobben
20,840 126 12/30/2017 12:49AM
Last Post by Diggrr

Rod diameter on x gantry ?

by Drstation
778 7 12/17/2017 11:43AM
Last Post by MechaBits

Dual motor and belt on Z

by Blackgnome
1,401 10 12/13/2017 07:37AM
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Mecanical Z endstop and auto bed levelling

by B2V
1,807 6 11/26/2017 11:02AM
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Reduce strain on filament Attachments

by RepMike
1,214 9 11/15/2017 07:42PM
Last Post by StephenM

45 deg Z printers - conveyor belt ideas

by Ezrec
2,121 23 11/07/2017 12:23PM
Last Post by planeguy

marlin set z axis

by useron
809 2 10/14/2017 02:06AM
Last Post by o_lampe

Any Experience with Igus T Series or N Series Slides??

by modred
774 3 10/10/2017 05:24PM
Last Post by modred

Binder Clip Heat Sinks?

by JOEYG
634 4 10/09/2017 04:41PM
Last Post by the_digital_dentist

Hictop 3DP11 Z Axis Noise when Homing

by BigDan
637 3 10/05/2017 09:09AM
Last Post by Roberts_Clif

Toolchanger for CoreXY printers Attachments

by rmie
2,662 12 09/16/2017 04:53AM
Last Post by rmie

Rotary Delta Robot Design Considerations

by MaxMKA
1,348 6 09/14/2017 02:01PM
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Flexible hosepipe style air-ducts... using Masking tape!

by lkcl
1,149 27 09/12/2017 11:06PM
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Threaded Rod vs Pitch   (Pages: 1 2)

by mogey336
5,133 51 09/12/2017 02:37PM
Last Post by Dark Alchemist

polymer lead screw nut

by Bj97301
1,029 7 09/10/2017 08:26AM
Last Post by MKSA

"direct drive" extruder with stationary mounted motor Attachments

by infiniteinquiry
2,534 14 08/27/2017 02:43PM
Last Post by Senimore

Stepper motor selection

by JustSumGuy
799 3 08/22/2017 12:30PM
Last Post by JustSumGuy

Connector identificatiion

by graybeardtx
606 4 08/19/2017 06:54PM
Last Post by graybeardtx