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Reciprocating rectilinear motion actuator

by 4ndreas May 23, 2014
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Hey nice assembly! can you upload scad files of the parts, so I can adapt this parts to my needs?

Nice design! What rods and linear bearings did you use please?

pri zatizeni se zasekava je to spatny stroj ale lze vylepsit rozsirenim ozubeneho pasu ,staci pridat na kazde strane jeden zub

Nice work.
What is the length of travel?

Ah it is 45 mm.
Excellent! Just what I need.

it would be good if you can to glue a piece of rubber to the both ends , so it would be much quiet :)

I'm just starting in 3d printing so I'm sure I'll ask some inept questions. Anyways, I know I need one of these for a punch head I need to make: is this thing scale-able? I don't need it to be this big for my purpose. Thanks for any attention paid to this.

now i finally now what this is called. I've seen this in a youtube video and copied that and now i see this here. I'm trying to build a 3D POV Matrix with it over on http://hackaday.io/project/1148-Locomatrix---3D-POV---a-different-approachhttp://hackaday.io/project/114... and use a dc motor and a gearbox. How did you do your gears?

Thanks, well the idea is several hundreds of years old, but the implementation is mine.

cool idea ;-) is this your idea?