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by whartsell
Fri Dec 12, 2014 10:43 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis
Replies: 175
Views: 54254

Re: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis

Ok I found the problem. The bearing on the included flange is damaged. The metal seal in the bearing is deformed like the press used to seat it was off center
by whartsell
Fri Dec 12, 2014 8:11 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis
Replies: 175
Views: 54254

Re: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis

not using the shim washer. Ill take some measurements and post some pics when i get home
by whartsell
Fri Dec 12, 2014 4:32 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis
Replies: 175
Views: 54254

Re: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis

I'd thought that the instructions include trimming off the excess length? I know I had to do that on one end of my upgrade for my SO1.
The problem isnt the machined ends length. The problem is that the fully threaded part appears to be too long
by whartsell
Fri Dec 12, 2014 3:09 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis
Replies: 175
Views: 54254

Re: ACME screw upgrade for Shapeoko Z-Axis

Hello IC, I received my upgrade kit last night and I seem to have a problem. It appears the machined ends on the jack screw are a bit too long. When i assemble the top and bottom brackets (bearing flanges both pointing towards each other) that the brackets arent parallel. for example if it tighten t...