Short Printrbot extruder gear

by Gecko, published

Short Printrbot extruder gear by Gecko Aug 20, 2012
0 Share
Download All Files

Thing Apps Enabled

Order This Printed View All Apps




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

3889Views 787Downloads Found in 3D Printer Parts


I made this shortened extruder to match the stepper motor and extruder body which came in the Printrbot+ kit, the one I received was too long and required washers to pack the stepper motor out and position it correctly. When I saw some other people have had the same issue mating issue I thought I should release it here.


Print at 10% infill with no raft or support, use a file to clean the outside edges, insert a M3 nut in the slot, and 8mm M3 bolt in the hole and fit to the Printrbot extruder motor.

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

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

Thank you! I've the same problem.