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USB Microscope Stand

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3D model description

There are countless Microscope-Stands you can buy, more or less usable. But for all 3D-Printer owners it's a breeze to print one. The additional screws, nuts, tubes etc. are mostly available in your Hardware-Store.
The Macro Images come from a Test Cube, Layer height = 0.25mm, Filament = PLA.

3D printing settings

This Stand is optimized for the 5MP USB Microscope from adafruit but you can easily adapt it for others USB Microscopes.


1x Alu Tube outside dia 16 mm, inside dia 14 mm x 130 mm long.

1x Alu Tube outside dia 12 mm, inside dia 10 mm x 60 mm long.

1x Alu Tube outside dia 8 mm, inside dia 6 mm x approx. 14 mm long.

1x Threaded Rod M5 x 170 mm long.

1x Bearing 608ZZ or similar: inside dia 8 mm, outside dia 22 mm.

3x M5 Nut.

1x 5mm Washer

1x M5 Hex Nut Nylon Locking.

1x M4 Bolt x 14 mm.

1x M4 Nut.

1x M3 Screw x 8 mm.

1x M3 Nut.

3D printer file information

  • Design number: 37600
  • 3D design format: STL Folder details Close
    • MSBearingAdapter.stl
    • MSBearingBushing.stl
    • MSBearingCover.stl
    • MSClampRing.stl
    • MSHolder.stl
    • MSPlate.stl
    • MSPlateTest.stl
    • MSScrewKnob.stl
    • MSScrewSmallKnob.stl
    • MSTubeCap.stl
    • MSTubeClamp.stl
    • MSTubeConnector.stl
    • MSTubeHolder.stl

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  • Publication date: 2018-11-16 at 11:26
    Published to Thingiverse on: 2013-03-29 at 13:57


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