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Anet A8 / Prusa i3 E3D V6 Bowden Carriage

by 3Displacement May 1, 2019
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what extruder fan shroud are you using with this ?

I just made a crude BL Touch mount for this carriage: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3917564
Option 2 is working beautifully on my AM8 with SKR1.3!!

BL Touch mount for Anet A8/AM8/Prusa i3 E3D v6 Carriage

Hi! What is the spacing between the rods (center to center)? Any chance to get the STEP files for this? I would like to make a version with BLTouch mount and maybe tune some dimensions to fit my printer. Thank you and keep up the great work.

Hi! I designed the carriage to fit both 45 & 46mm rods distance. Sorry I don't have the STEP file. Only .skp (SketchUp) file.

It says PLA. Is that right? If so how is it holding up to the heat?

Yes. you heard it right. I don't have any issue for now. I only print with PLA. So at 200c it holding up just fine.

Is this zero offset from stock or do I need to adjust the x/y on a computer?

Love this design and your other designs too.
Made one :)
Thank you for this.

I made a quick 18mm probe holder here: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3797292
It's ugly but it works.

18mm Probe Holder for Anet A8 / Prusa i3 E3D V6 Bowden Carriage

I've been searching left and right for a suitable 3D Touch mount to use with this model, however, since the distance to the nozzle is different than the original direct drive, none of them work...
I now you're only doing manual leveling, but I was wondering if anyone else would have found a good mount to go along with this design.

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I'm going to make one of these to go along with my AM8 conversion.
One question though... Is there a good 3D Touch mount for this carriage?

Hi,

As far as I know, there's none.Maybe someday someone will make it. I only do manual bed leveling. Thanks!

No worries, I'll figure it out. Thanks anyway!

can you please link to where i can find the part cooling fan you use? really cool design!

thank you! here's a link to the famous fan duct "Spriya". https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2133328

"Spriya" - High Efficiency Anet A8 Fan Duct
by lokster

I think Mistral is better, have you checked it?

nice work!! you have one like this with direct feed? :)

thanks! only for bowden system atm. no direct drive for now.

Nice. What are the igus bearing holders on the back?

That is my latest unpublished SC8UU RJMP-01-08 Bearing Clamp. A remix from my https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3066852. I will publish it later today. Thanks!

Anet A8 SC8UU RJMP-01-08 Housing