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i3 Adjustable Z-Axis Micro Endstop

Designed for the microswitch mechanical endstop.

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Description

If you are using Aluminum Couplers on your Z-Axis, I'm not totally certain if it will not rub the side of your coupler. I did try to make the endstop holder as thin as possible.

Printed this at 0.2mm layer height with 45% infill. Also with .35 nozzle. It's favorable to use ABS but PLA will work too.

Materials and methods

What I used:
3 - M3x20mm & 1 - M3x15 bolts plus washers and nuts. 1 spring inside of a retractable pen that I cut in half. 2 - M2x12mm & Nuts for Micro Mechanical Endstop.

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Comments

A407193abf0a858c85a086c8207d950b?default=blank&size=40Juliaojr added this to the Ups Impressora collection ago
74637ddd9c05e8569750b756b7313729?default=blank&size=40Scherdin added this to the Prusa collection ago
Mini imageRflynn printed this ago
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Printed on:
prusa i3
Result:
it was great
Feedback:
nothing love it
Mini imageRflynn commented ago

Works great for me, thank you.

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Mini 3davatarPaulo Rodrigues added this to the Hack my Prusa I3 :) collection ago
Af73314372467823c74b5317e5993f9d?default=blank&size=40Paulo Cabrita added this to the 3D Printer parts collection ago
280b231842e62833733c05bdab0fd4e9?default=blank&size=40John Morris added this to the Stuff collection ago
6bb8d440fcffb10b9eb8a9f8298656cc?default=blank&size=40Volandzel added this to the New collection ago
Daaf65451e2d0215115b52461917be27?default=blank&size=40jingdong added this to the Prusa collection ago
28385afd372d8d242e80580b402dff06?default=blank&size=40Brian H printed this ago
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Printed on:
Wolfstock
Result:
Excellent!
Feedback:
I was having problems with a servo actuated probe so I decided to go with a "normal" z axis limit switch. This is the best setup I've found so far. Great work.
Mini makafaceMak-a-face published this design ago