Loading

Tevo Tarantula Bed Support

by RobFlip, published

Tevo Tarantula Bed Support by RobFlip Oct 7, 2017
17 Share
Download All Files

Thing Apps Enabled

Order This Printed View All Apps

Design Tools

Creo Parametric

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

Thing Statistics

21531Views 4042Downloads Found in 3D Printer Parts

Summary

This is another option for stock Tevo Tarantula bed support small or large bed.
You can edit/modify/share or whatever you like.Included are step files and stl files.

Print Settings

Printer:

Tevo Tarantula

Rafts:

No

Supports:

No

Resolution:

.2mm

Infill:

15% or more


Notes:

I recommend printing these parts with ABS with 5 top / bottom and min of 5 walls. You will need 8 M4 bolts and nuts to assemble. You also need to reuse the stock TT wheel mount ( the rectangular acrylic spacer)

You need to print wing 1 and wing 2 twice

Print Times:
Main Body - 7hrs @ 70mm/s
Wing - 3.5Hrs @70mm/s

How I Designed This

I designed this using Creo Educational Version

More from 3D Printer Parts

view more

All Apps

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

Treatstock is an online platform that offers decentralized manufacturing services such as 3D printing and CNC machining for clients all over the world. We offer free and instant access to comparati...

App Info Launch App

3D print your favourite design with NinjaPrototype, a professional 3D manufacture with consistent quality and speed.

App Info Launch App

Will this fit also on the large bed version ?

Comments deleted.

Wings are assembled backwards. flip them over to avoid touching the bed insulation

Great design am printing this to replace the acrylic part of the mount cause it sucks quick question why is there a square hole in one end of the base model is it so that the endstop fits perfectly there ? i cant seem to find any other reason for it to be there

that square is for removing the part after printing. you know, prying location to remove it from the bed.

thats so damn cool and would be usefull 3 parts ago :P

Ran your mount as a MOTW over at /r/tevotarantula. Thanks for the kick ass mount. I've added it to our curated section for quality upgrades.

Hey there,

Noob here. If i load the stl files in the slicer it shows them upright. Due to the form factor of these artifacts i guess they wont stand still during printing. So should i just add support to it or i should rotate them in a way that they will be laying flat on the bed? PLS help. Cheers

No support, just lay them flat. choose the flat surface of the model to lay on the bed. happy printing!

I laid them flat.

Hello,
Do you think, that it is possible to print it with PLA?
What do you think?
btw, it looks great,
Do you guys feel any stiffness against original ?
Thank you!

If you join r/tevotarantula i did a post on this. Just look for robflips bed mount i posted for motw. I tested my acrylic with temps at 75c, and the acrylic stayed at 29/30. PLA is acceptable. But the potential for warping over a long amount of time may still be there. I just don't know when that time span is. https://www.reddit.com/r/tevotarantula/comments/7w71q5/tmotw_19_tevo_tarantula_bed_support/

Hello,
yes i know melt temps for materials, but i still have problem with adhesion with ABS, im printing on printer tape (no glass, because i have autobedleveling), and i have huge problems with PETG, however, It prints PLA like dream, so i print this from PLA, working nice, so im happy with it, just printing time was quite long :)

Can you confirm the bolts were in fact M4 x 30mm. I'm seeing packs of bolts online and the ones I need most M4x10mm and M4x30mm seems to be skipped. So want to make sure it's the right ones I'm chasing.

Hello, yes you need 30mm long bolts. Maybe at least 25mm.

I printed mine out of PLA. 2mm sides, 1mm top and bottom, at 25% infill and it's 100x better than the original.

Thank you, im going to try it with PLA :)

Any chance you could make a 120mm version or a modular version that goes from 120, 180, 200(220 beds ), 300x200, 300x300, etc
I'm building 2 3D printers and also bought a Tronxy X1; then found a 120mm heated bed I'd like to mod onto the Tronxy X1 which is why I ask.

I have included the step files, you can edit them according to your needs.

How long do the m4 bolts have to be?

I don't have my tarantula yet but i'm guessing at M4x30 for the screws since the height is ~23mm for the bed and wing support together.

Is It better than mgn12h rail support?

Comments deleted.

Thanks for the stp files, I don't intend to use it for w.e printer you meant it to be for, but the design is quite elegant and I'd like to use it for my own purposes. Thanks!

No problem! use it in any way you want!

It looks like this raises the bed from the original position. Did you use shorter springs or just give up some Z height when using it?

I'm making one right now, center and two arms complete so far and it seems very sturdy. Thanks.

Yes, it will raise the Z a bit. right now my z can go as far as 180mm but I never had the need to print such height.

Top