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by Wooster
Fri Jul 15, 2016 9:26 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Who has Upgraded their Z Axis?
Replies: 18
Views: 2142

Re: Who has Upgraded their Z Axis?

Who as upgraded thier Z-Axis to a C-Beam Liniar Actuator? How do you like it? I am putting this on my list of updates that I am going to be doing on my machine. http://openbuildspartstore.com/c-beam-linear-actuator-bundle/ I might be a little dense, but how exactly would this upgrade it? I too woul...
by Wooster
Tue May 26, 2015 11:28 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Z axis Belt - Tension (am I doing this right?)
Replies: 55
Views: 10623

Re: Z axis Belt - Tension (am I doing this right?)

I'm also having trouble tensioning the z-axis. Belt seems too big. I can "tension" it all the way moving the aluminum spacer all the way down, but that still isnt enough.