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by Macca
Tue Aug 08, 2017 5:53 am
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Prusa extruder and MK8 gear
Replies: 6
Views: 2420

Re: Prusa extruder and MK8 gear

Pics of extruder hobbed gear
by Macca
Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:15 am
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Prusa extruder and MK8 gear
Replies: 6
Views: 2420

Re: Prusa extruder and MK8 gear

So after realizing I miss ordered my belt drive gears and had t2.5 drive gears I hit up banggood for some new drive gears and also found some 8mm extruder drive gears. https://www.banggood.com/2Pcs-Reprap-Mendel-Extruder-Drive-Gear-For-1_75mm-Bore-5mm-Stainless-Steel-3d-Printer-p-1128558.html?rmmds=...
by Macca
Mon Jul 31, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: New mainboard and what to choose ?
Replies: 15
Views: 4512

Re: New mainboard and what to choose ?

MKS Base v1.5

$20 usd plus postage

Edit Marlin Config_adv, and run the extruder 1 driver for your 2nd z motor and happy days.

Fets seem to be decent quality with a 200a burst rating on the heatbed fet
by Macca
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: 3D Printers
Topic: Prusa extruder and MK8 gear
Replies: 6
Views: 2420

Prusa extruder and MK8 gear

What have you guys done about fitting the larger mk8 gear to the prusa extruder? Just printed my extruder and saw per toms video it doesn't fit. I drilled the holes for the motor mounts out to 4mm to get it better, cant go much bigger. Has anyone re designed it with the feed holes aligning with a mk...