2.5 inch SSD to 3.5 inch Hard Drive Bay Adaptor
by owen, published
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Thanks for your comments. As for tapping holes in PLA, I always make the holes smaller and just make the screw create it's own thread. It works no problem. If you feel a need you can heat the screw up first but I've never worried about doing that either.
Thanks for making this! A few usage notes: The user must tap the screws into the holes since you can't 3D print threads. The holes are a bit smaller than the screw so this is possible. But since hard drive screws are flat, not pointed, I started tapping with a philips screwdriver, then used brute force to push the screw into that. I did it with ABS, but this might be harder to do with PLA since it isn't as soft. I used the first and third holes for my mounting, but found the third hole was about one hole's width off. So I essentially tapped an entirely new hole at that point. It worked though.
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