Simple Fan Holder for the Flex Wheel extruder

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Simple Fan Holder for the Flex Wheel extruder by Flex_Wheel Sep 12, 2017

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This is a simple fan holder for the Flex Wheel Extruder, it can used with both the direct drive and bowden cable set ups.

It helps stop the heat travelling from the motor through the gearbox into the extruder mechanism.

Chose where you would like to mount the fan on the extruder and print appropriate file.


Additional hardware required.

To attach fan to bracket - 2 x M3 x 20 mm
To attach bracket to the Flex Wheel extruder - 1 x M3 x 35 mm & 1 x M3 x 20 mm.

More about the Flex Wheel Extruder

The flex wheel is a revolutionary new type of extruder mechanism which has completely moved away form the problematic hobbed gear pinch type roller system.

No more clogged hobbed gear, no more under extrusion problems, no more kinking of flexible filament, just more contact surface area transferring more power which drives your filament harder and faster, the Flex Wheel, designed for flex but prints everything the best.


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