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by skipmcdonald
Wed Dec 18, 2013 7:15 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Avoid tap misalignment for good threads
Replies: 3
Views: 1034

Avoid tap misalignment for good threads

One of the easiest ways to avoid taping mistakes is to use a jig to align the tap perfectly. I found this on thingiverse: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:24911 I printed one in PLA and the small tab registered (slid into place) against the back of the v-rail to make my alignment easy and perfect so...
by skipmcdonald
Fri Dec 13, 2013 5:16 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Shapeoko 2 Assembly Notes
Replies: 38
Views: 6732

Re: Shapeoko 2 Assembly Notes

Anyone else having a problem with the delryn nut being too tight? Mine starts fine but gets very hard to turn about 3/4 of the way through before the end of the rod emerges. I don't believe the motor will be able to turn it.

Any suggestions?