Cartesian Printer – Extruder Design

From doing a few tests with 12mm linear shafts i have done at home, i have concluded that i can essentially lower the number of supporting shafts which makes the extruder system much more compact. Calculations will have to be done to compare the deflection rate of different diameters and materials for the shafts.

This is the new iteration:

Concept Extruder Idea 4.png

 

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