Idea for better bed consistency

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TheBum
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Idea for better bed consistency

Post by TheBum » Thu Jul 11, 2019 3:20 pm

Has anyone tried putting a triad of wheels on the corners of the bed, clamped around the Z rails similar to what's done on the Crane? It seems to me that this would smooth out Z movement and make the bed less susceptible to shaking in the x-y plane. The wheels should also have a longer service life than the sliders because there's very little friction with the wheels.

coopermanb1
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Re: Idea for better bed consistency

Post by coopermanb1 » Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:47 am

Hi, this is a really good idea, can you pls share some pictures to better understand. I have just add new bed head with my current frame here in Australia. So to add wheels definitely a good idea!

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