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Dial indicator stand swivel "snug"

Replacement for broken part of a dial indicator stand

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Description

Part of my cheapo magnetic dial indicator stand broke, so instead of purchasing a whole new el cheapo stand or an expensive new swivel connector, I designed and printed this. It fits a 10mm shaft, and uses an M6 x 35mm Pan head Phillips screw. It could easily be changed to use a hex head screw, or a socket head could be used. I've included the Fusion360 model for those who need to make mods.

Materials and methods

Part shown was printed with .2mm layers, 100% infill and a .42 extrusion width in PLA. If I need to, I'll print another in PETG. We'll see how it goes.

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Mini il 570xn.1343682359 2jz9The 3D printing Guy commented ago

Thanks for publishing this!

4b1c6773c6915c60390afd75a5e222d0?default=blank&size=40HAMMER_T added this to the Tools collection ago
4d9be1581367fd2678e23eac72f8004a?default=blank&size=40KeithD published this design ago