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Help with number of mini wheels!

Discussion in 'Concepts and Ideas' started by Manuel García, Mar 2, 2015.

  1. Manuel García

    Manuel García Well-Known
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    Hi all, I am designing a structure and need help with the number of mini-wheels and distance between them, since I've never used V-Slots. The distance between the first wheel and the latter would be 25cm. Must hold at most 20 to 25 kgs. Would it be possible?

    Thanks!
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  2. Rick 2.0

    Rick 2.0 OpenBuilds Team
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    That's a hard question to answer based on the way you have them mounted. If they were being screwed directly into plates I'd say 1.5 to 2 kgs per wheel would be a reliable number but I'm not sure how well the extrusion flanges will handle the prying load.
     
  3. Manuel García

    Manuel García Well-Known
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    Thank you very much, with that information I can now get an idea.
     

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