Z knob retainer for Eckerput's Z knob for Printrbot
by plexus, published
Use This Project
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
This is a retainer for Eckerput's Z knob for the Z stop. I had typed out a whole description and stuff but Thingiverse didn't save it. so you'll have to figure most of this out yourself.
Decide if you want to print out the one with the notch space for the X motor (Z knob support.stl) or the one without. the one without would require you to notch out the space yourself which means you can remove less material. Its your choice.
Print Eckerput's Z knob http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:40078
Print the Z retainer
Drill out the hole to smoothly fit the knob shaft. i used 11/32"
- Put them in place as per the picture. use silicone oil if you want.
There should be enough mis-alignment to provide some spring pressure to keep everything tight.
Upgrade this Thing with Thingiverse AppsCustomization
Edit, personalize, or revise this ThingPrint Fulfilment
Order a print of this ThingTools and Utilities
Repair, slice, or enhance this Thing
Z knob retainer for Eckerput's Z knob for Printrbot by plexus is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution - Share Alike license.
What does this mean?
- You must attribute (give credit) to the creator of this Thing.
- You must distribute Remixes under the same license as the original.
- Remixing or Changing this Thing is allowed.
- Commercial use is allowed.
Show Some Love
Say thanks by giving plexus a tip and help them continue to share amazing Things with the Thingiverse community.Tip Designer
We're sure plexus would love to see what you've printed. Please document your print and share a Make with the community.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. It’s even easier to post a Make via the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store).