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Design Talk – Creating a Better Z Axis Knob!

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What happens when you can’t find what your looking for? That is right you turn to Fusion 360 and design a better mouse trap and that is what we did here! We are building a new print farm around the Ender 3 and wanted a mechanically connected Z-Axis knob just the right length so here it is and if that isn’t the cats meow. What is, is here are to versions one with modeled M3 threads to receive an M3 bolt (see more here:
) and another designed for heated / press M3 inserts (see more here: ).

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