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E3Dv5 printhead for Ultimaker Original (3mm Bowden version)
This is a remake of Nick Foley's great E3D integrated printhead: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1210743D printer parts and enhancements
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V1.0 - Initial release
This version should work. I got a nearly perfect fit with Colorfabb XT.
More documentation and pictures coming! (Work in progress)
Note that I haven't finished testing yet. I know the mount gives a good fit, but haven't actually used it for printing yet.
My mount uses the fanduct from Nick Foley's design:
Please download it separately.
I found Nick's design very difficult to print, and the new, large pneumatic couplings don't fit right.
My version is a completely remodeled printhead following Nick's design in the basics, but with some tweaks that make it easier to print.
Any suggestions, complaints, remarks, wishes etc. are welcome!
- Add documentation (coming soon!)
- Add a mount for the thermocouple amp board (no change on main parts!)
- Improve cable management for heater element and temperature sensor (no change on main parts!)
Materials and methods
- E3Dv5 printhead (3mm Bowden type)
- Self-tapping plastic screws (details coming soon)
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