Scalar - BLTouch Holder for E3DV6 / Lite Hotend

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Scalar - BLTouch Holder for E3DV6 / Lite Hotend by 3DModularSystems Feb 25, 2017
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This thing is a HotEnd Holder compatible with Scalar 3D printers from 3D Modular Systems and E3DLite6 hotend.
This holder is compatible with BLTouch leveling sensor.

This thing is a remix from "s3rkan" who remiexed the original hotend holder to fit the BLTouch sensor. Thanks again to him


  • 2017.03.03 - Updated the BLtouch holder to make it adjustable in height


Compatible with:

  • E3DLite6 hotend
  • E3DV6 hotend
  • BLTouch or compatible sensors


Upgrade documentation for Scalar 3D printers is available here:

Nuts an bolts

You will need mainly thermoplastic screws

  • 4 x M3x8 for BLTouch holder
  • 4 x M3x20 for hotend holder
  • 1 x M3x8 for Hotend Holder


You may have to adjust ZOffset once after you have mounted this system based on how the hotend is assembled.

Compatible Firmware

BLTouch is compatible with RC8 and later version of Marlin firmware.
You need to activate the BLTouch functionality inside the firmware.
We provided a sample firmware to show how the BLTouch was configured (check configuration.h).

Wiring and documentation

The 3 pins connector of the BLTouch is to be connected to the SERVO_0 pins.
1 jumper is to be added to provide the +5V to the servo power line.
The 2 pins connector is to be connected to the ZMin inputs of the ramps.

for more information please check BLTouch Official Webpage and documentation:

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On the other hand it takes a bowden, is not possible direct drive?

Thank you for the remix. For the first picture, I have searched your designs but I couldn't find that Y dual extruder thing and mount in your designs. Could you please share the link if possible?

Yes the Y dual extruder part is in progress, i'm working at publishing it in the coming days! (I hope next week)