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3D Printable 3018 Chip Shield!

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CNC's can get messy and the 3018 while a small desktop unit is no exception to this rule so we decided to design up a Chip Shield for the unit which was 3D printable. My first inclination was to laser cut a version on eBay/k40 laser however many people don't have one of these (but they should so check out this link for deals: http://diy3dtech.com/purchase-laser/ so your not like them) and we have even included a DXF model as well as the Fusion 360 files in this Make so if you do have a laser you can can laser cut (or CNC if you have a larger CNC) a version if you want to be like one of the cool kids and if not there is also a STL file which you can 3D print so the best of both worlds is yours!

Also to cinch the pannels to the rails we will use some M5-8mm bolts (see more here: https://amzn.to/2Wi8yXy ) along with some M5 T-Nuts (see more here: https://amzn.to/2Lg2zMk )

Worth note: you will need a larger 3D printer like a CR-10 (http://diy3dtech.com/creality-cr-10-best-deals/ ) and we suggest two thing (1) if using CURA turning Ironing on and (2) flip the second one in your slicer making a left and right version so the outside is smooth as it will look better and CNC that looks better will work better!

Don't forget our YouTube channel here: http://YouTube.DIY3DTech.com as if you want to see what we are up to daily which you do right? Check out our regular YouTube Blog posts at: http://diy3dtech.com/blog or follow us on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/diy3dtech/ well read our posts on tumlr here https://www.tumblr.com/blog/diy3dtech

Major Favor: if you make one of these please post the Make and share it with the community :-) .

Also, **please follow us on Thingiverse and give this a like if this came in handy **and for more information on this project, please visit us at http://www.DIY3DTech.com as well as subscribe to our YouTube Channel at http://YouTube.DIY3DTech.com along with a visit to our drone site and YouTube channel at http://video-drone.DIY3DTech.com

If you are looking for one of a kind swag shop for yourself or a Maker Geek friend, visit our swag shop at http://Swag.DIY3DTech.com for unique 3D Printing, Laser Cutting and CNC swag! Too, if you want a behind the scene look at what we are working on be sure to follow us on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/diy3dtech/)!

  • 3D file format: DXF, F3D, and STL
  • Publication date: 2020/05/12 at 20:55

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