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June 4, 2015 AT 4:00 am

Simple Spool Holder #3DThursday #3DPrinting

simple spool holder

mgx shares:

I wanted a spool holder that kept the spool in the vertical position (such that it doesn’t unwind), in a secure way and something that doesn’t take additional space on top of the printer. What I settled on is another cantilever principle holder (same idea as my t-slot spool holder) but this time I had to reuse one of the screws in the printer (one of the screws that mount the Z stepper has to be “upgraded” from 16mm to 20mm). The two slots have triple purpose: 1) save some filament 2) increase tear resistance (shells along tear force) 3) aesthetics

download the files on: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:846520


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