Loading

Dust Separator Remix

by bsbmx, published

Dust Separator Remix by bsbmx May 30, 2016
1 Share
Download All Files

Thing Apps Enabled

Order This Printed View All Apps

Tags

License

Dust Separator Remix by bsbmx is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.

Liked By

View All

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

Makes

Thing Statistics

3827Views 867Downloads Found in Machine Tools

Summary

I came across this file and thought it was awesome but wanted to make some improvements for others to use.

The original cyclone cone file had some hollow voids within the flange portion, which would have not printed very well if you had supports turned off. I fixed the model by making this area solid.

The cyclone cylinder was a challenge to print in its original design. The dozens of support ribs presented themselves as very risky; if one peeled up and followed the nozzle around, it could cause havoc for the other weak support ribs. I slightly redesigned this so that the majority of the ribs are replaced with a solid surface. Also, I removed the solid wall closing off the vacuum hole as I didn't believe I needed the support.

If I were to print this again, I would definitely increase the wall thickness on both pieces. Mine works, but just barely--making the walls thicker would result in a better tool. Second, I would add supports within the cyclone cylinder where the side pipe enters the cyclone--this printed OK for me, but having that area supported would have resulted in a better finish.

Also, the entry doesn't fit a standard ShopVac tube (the outlet does, though).However, making a simple adapter isn't too hard.

Print Settings

Printer:

Mendel90

Rafts:

No

Supports:

No

Resolution:

.3mm


Notes:

100mm/s feed/flow speed, 300mm/s travel speed. Supports already designed into file and need to be removed after printing is complete.

How I Designed This

Solidworks

More from Machine Tools

view more

All Apps

3D Print your file with 3D Hubs, the world’s largest online marketplace for 3D printing services.

App Info Launch App

Auto-magically prepare your 3D models for 3D printing. A cloud based 3D models Preparing and Healing solution for 3D Printing, MakePrintable provides features for model repairing, wall thickness...

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

With 3D Slash, you can edit 3d models like a stonecutter. A unique interface: as fun as a building game! The perfect tool for non-designers and children to create in 3D.

App Info Launch App

Print through a distributed network of 3D printing enthusiasts from across the US, at a fraction of the cost of the competitors. We want to change the world for the better through technology, an...

App Info Launch App

Quickly Scale, Mirror or Cut your 3D Models

App Info Launch App

3D Print a wide range of designs with Treatstock. Easy to use tools to get the perfect result. The global 3D printing network that connects you with high-quality and fast working print services nea...

App Info Launch App

Will be waiting for your new design.

Top