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A Better Z-Axis Knob!

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What happens when you can't find what your looking for? That is right you turn to Fusion 360 and design a better mouse trap and that is what we did here! We are building a new print farm around the Ender 3 and wanted a mechanically connected Z-Axis knob just the right length so here it is and if that isn't the cats meow. What is, is here are to versions one with modeled M3 threads to recive an M3 bolt (see more here: ) and another designed for heated / press M3 inserts (see more here: ).

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3D printer file information

  • 3D design format: F3D and STL Folder details Close
    • Ender_3_Z_Axis_Knob_Insert.stl
    • Ender_3_Z_Axis_Knob_M3_Threads.stl
    • Ender_3_Z_Axis_Knob_v6.f3d

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  • Publication date: 2020-08-06 at 08:50
    Published to Thingiverse on: 2020-08-05 at 19:48





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