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how to install open builds 8mm-metric-acme-lead-screw

Discussion in 'OpenBuilds Bug Report' started by Ken Utton, Jun 6, 2016.

  1. Ken Utton

    Ken Utton Well-Known
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    I just received my lead screw and now at a loss on what is needed to install it. How do I mount motor to lead screw etc. Please advise of additional parts I need to get. Thanks
     
  2. Rick 2.0

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  3. Ken Utton

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    Thank you
     
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    I am still at a loss. What is the part I need to connect the lead screw to coupler.
     
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    Are you referring to the Allen wrench/hex key? The lead screw just fits into the coupler and it is then tightened down with an Allen wrench.
     
  6. Ken Utton

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    Thank you I now understand.
     
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