V-Slot Covers now flush with extrusion (optionally) – fully customizable #3DThursday #3DPrinting

V Slot Covers now flush with extrusion optional fully customizable by vivamus3d Thingiverse

Shared by vivamus3d on Thingiverse:

After receiving several questions on how to make the customizable v-slot covers of Kerb Orbiter flush with the extrusion (had left a comment there), I decided to upload my modifications as a remix. (Many thanks to Crabiter for sharing the .SCAD file I could start with (and sorry for using your ring picture, I had my covers already replaced by flush versions without taking a photo before))

I preferred to have the cover flush with the frame instead of letting it stick out, i.e. lie on top of the extrusion. Especially at the x- and y- belt axes this is beneficial to avoid any problems with the moving carriage.

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