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Discuss any sort of mechanical stuff here: positioning systems, gears, extruding methods, etc. 
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Z Minimum distance

by AjaxOfTheRockies
328 2 01/01/2014 05:09PM
Last Post by waitaki

Heating Resisitor or Heating Wire

by ALO95
283 3 01/01/2014 04:56PM
Last Post by waitaki

Grub screw woes

by jamesd256
525 6 12/31/2013 03:47AM
Last Post by armia741

geard stepper z axis

by dissidence
341 2 12/30/2013 06:13PM
Last Post by Dale Dunn

X shift/slip Attachments

by jamesd256
325 2 12/16/2013 09:19AM
Last Post by bobc

Skewed print of gear wheel - other prints OK

by jamesd256
370 4 12/16/2013 01:16AM
Last Post by jamesd256

Threadless ballscrew for Y axis

by myk68
513 4 12/11/2013 09:49AM
Last Post by myk68

Can anyone helpconfused smiley Attachments

by JNZ
310 4 12/09/2013 06:53PM
Last Post by Dale Dunn

Need hep for Delta print head

by Jumperdome
794 5 12/09/2013 06:49PM
Last Post by Dale Dunn

Is this possible? Using a J-Head and a Budaschnozzle together?

by RickM
524 2 11/25/2013 07:38AM
Last Post by REPRAP SQUAD

My First Attempts Digging Into 3D Printing   (Pages: 1 2)

by Optimist
1,731 31 11/22/2013 09:42PM
Last Post by Antslake

Hot end fix or replace? Attachments

by Eh2406
652 5 11/11/2013 02:01PM
Last Post by Azrael_UK

Are there any all moving table printers?

by leadinglights
658 8 11/11/2013 01:15AM
Last Post by leadinglights

5/16 - 18 or 3/8 - 16 for z axis

by AVRkire
875 5 11/05/2013 12:26AM
Last Post by Traumflug

Using threaded rods for x and y axiz

by teatime68
2,265 7 10/30/2013 07:23PM
Last Post by gwandad

Independent X-carriages for improved dual extrusion

by buildrob
1,639 10 10/27/2013 04:33AM
Last Post by buildrob

Lubricant used on SCSXXUU line of bearings.

by matthew798
286 2 10/26/2013 02:35AM
Last Post by Anonymous User

Anyone know about Cams?

by Coherent
576 9 10/20/2013 03:23PM
Last Post by A2

attaching threaded rod to idler bearing ?

by AVRkire
1,107 6 10/20/2013 12:15AM
Last Post by Metalmann

Precision Movement at a Distance

by Wissing
1,248 15 10/18/2013 04:05AM
Last Post by Annirak

Checking on type of gear

by evan_calgary
249 5 10/14/2013 12:53PM
Last Post by evan_calgary

Smooth rod straightness requirement, how straight ?

by Farmer
650 4 10/13/2013 08:42AM
Last Post by Metalmann

Z axis belt drive problem Attachments

by Sazabi
742 2 10/12/2013 06:16PM
Last Post by pjoyce42

Coil-Threaded Rods

by nicholas.seward
926 12 10/07/2013 07:05PM
Last Post by nicholas.seward

New rotating multi extruder concept, no X or Y offset. Let me know what you think.

by Fetish
1,644 12 10/01/2013 09:32PM
Last Post by Coherent

Mounting Heatbed to Aluminum plate.

by hobergenix
964 6 09/18/2013 05:46PM
Last Post by cozmicray

Idea: A metal forming bot

by dudesom
705 4 09/17/2013 09:33PM
Last Post by dudesom

Best way to hold dual extruders

by fxmech
1,144 3 09/17/2013 03:38AM
Last Post by kate

Hot End and Extruder Building Questions

by Toalla
662 3 09/08/2013 02:27PM
Last Post by Toalla

stepper motor wiring & color codes   (Pages: 1 2 3)

by owad
52,849 82 09/01/2013 01:42AM
Last Post by naveen