Loading

Push-fit Bowden Hotend

by rrhb, published

Push-fit Bowden Hotend by rrhb Dec 21, 2012

Thing Info

6136Views 650Downloads Found in 3D Printer Accessories
Report Thing

Summary

This is a hotend cable coupler that is compatible with the listed push-fit adapter. It can be adapted to other hot end adapters.

I use this on my Openbeam Rostock (Kossel).

The default hole spacing is compatible with groovemount.

Instructions

If you're using these push-fit connectors, the attached SCAD and STL will work as is:

amazon.com/gp/product/B004M8T2JG/ref=oh_details_o08_s00_i00

Adjust couplingdiam for other push-fit adapters. If you tell me which one you use, I can generate STLs for them if you'd like.

The default hole spacing is compatible with the Makergear Groovemount spacing. I use it on a Groovemount-compatible plate to hold my J-head hotend in.

Instructions:

  1. Adjust couplingdiam in SCAD if necessary and create STL file.
  2. Print.
  3. Ideally use tapping kit to tap threads into the main hole. If you don't have a tapping kit, it is possible to self-tap if you are careful.
  4. Mount with M3 bolts or similar sized SAE bolts.

More from 3D Printer Accessories

view more

Thing Info

6136Views 650Downloads Found in 3D Printer Accessories
Report Thing

Makes

Liked By

View All

License

Push-fit Bowden Hotend by rrhb is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.

Give a Shout Out

If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag. Print Thing Tag

All Apps

This extension connects Thingiverse with Makeprintable, a cloud-based mesh repair service that analyzes, validates and repairs most common mesh errors that can occur when preparing a 3D design file...

App Info Launch App

Kiri:Moto is an integrated cloud-based slicer and tool-path generator for 3D Printing, CAM / CNC and Laser cutting. *** 3D printing mode provides model slicing and GCode output using built-in...

App Info Launch App
KiriMoto Thing App
Top