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Ultimaker Original printhead bearing stoppers
The bearings on the printhead sometimes slide out of place. This results in a tilted printhead and thus destroying your print. These 4 plates can be put on each side using the original screw preventing the bearings to slide out.3D printer parts and enhancements
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On my ultimaker original the linear bearings on the printhead tend to slide out of the wooden part. This results in a tilt of the printhead. I decided to make these plates to stop the bearings from sliding out, and after installing I haven't had any issue anymore.
Parts are drawn in Autocad inventor and converted to STL. The only required post-print work is the drilling of the holes. Or better said, widening of the holes.
Materials and methods
Any type of hard plastic. I have used XT polymer and PLA/HPA withouth any problem.
Total weight is about 10 grams
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