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VULCAN 400 - Large Sized Cartesian 3d Printer
by makkusu, published
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The Vulcan 400, a modular 3D Printer designed for printing large objects. Objects as large as 400 x 400 x 210 approximately (Larger build size is possible). Z-axis assembly is modular allowing user to use a range of different build plate sizes. Any extruder system can be attached using a suitable mounting part which connects to the x-axis connector plate. This printer could be also used as a light duty cnc router. (More will be added also)
!! Actual Build Size: 430mm x 366mm x 210mm !!
!! Non Standard thin walled bearings used !!
If your looking for the bearings to fit this printer robotdigg.com has them for good price;
Full solidworks model download:
GT2 20 Tooth 5mm Bore 3x
Bearing - (16mm Outer Dia - 5mm Inner Dia - 5mm Width) x6
Standard Nema 17 5x
Leadscrew + Nut
ACME TR8*1 + Standard copper flange nut (4 hole) 2x
Mechanical Endstops 3x
Any Extruder System can be attached using a suitable bracket
Nuts (Add 4x to Each to Insure there is enough)
Slotted block B-type slot 8 Threaded Plate M8 22x
T-nut heavy duty steel B-Type slot 6 M5 16x
M3 NUT 62x
M5 NUT 90x
Bolts (Add 2x to Each to Insure there is enough)
M3 Socket Button Head Length-10mm 20x
M3 Socket Button Head Length-15mm 8x
M3 Socket Button Head Length-20mm 16x
M3 Socket Button Head Length-25mm 8x
M5 Socket Button Head Length-10mm 20x
M5 Socket Button Head Length-20mm 4x
M5 Socket Button Head Length-25mm 17x
M5 Socket Button Head Length-30mm 4x
M5 Socket Button Head Length-50mm 24x
M5 Socket Button Head Length-45mm 8x
M8 Socket Button Head Length-20mm 22x
WASHER (Add 5x to Each to Insure there is enough)
M3 Washer 62x
M5 Washer 90x
M8 Washer 24x
3D Printed Parts
motor mount 2x
motor mount b v2 2x
shaft mount 2x
shaft mount b v2 2x
y carraige motor mount 1x
y carraige pulley mount 1x
y carraige linear bearing clamp 2x
belt clamp 4x
x carraige mount v2 4x
x carraige extruder mount 1x
x carraige nut spacer 3x
x endstop mount 1x
upper support linear shaft 2x
build plate mount 2x
linear bearing + trapezoidal nut mount 2x
trapezoidal mount 2x
lower support linear shaft 2x
estrusion bracket 4x
x carraige belt mount 1x
x carraige belt clamp 2x
30 X 30 Slot 8 B type 660mm 4x
30 X 30 Slot 8 B type 600mm 8x
20 X 20 Slot 6 B type 500mm 2x
20 X 20 Slot 6 B type 530mm 2x
12mm Dia Shaft Length-600mm 2x
16mm Dia Shaft Length-600mm 2x
16mm Dia Shaft Length-400mm 2x
EP ISO Metric Closed Linear Ball Bearing Dia- 12mm 4x (PBC-Linear)
EP ISO Metric Closed Linear Ball Bearing Dia- 16mm 8x (PBC-Linear)
Bracket 30 B Type Slot 8 20x (With Fasteners)
Bracket 20x40 B Type Slot 5 4x (With Fasteners)
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