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Improve bloom behavior on y-motor mounts
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Find a way to improve the bloom on the z-motors. With the current design, the bloom tends to protrude past the mating face of the part and has to be picked off to prevent this.

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kent created this task.Nov 26 2018, 12:26 PM
kent triaged this task as Normal priority.
kent created this object with edit policy "LulzBot Hardware Products (Project)".
west added a subscriber: west.Nov 27 2018, 7:10 AM

pick it out

west added a comment.Nov 27 2018, 7:18 AM

Alternatively we could use nyloc nuts for this part

kent closed this task as Wontfix.Nov 27 2018, 8:32 AM

Ok will pick

west reopened this task as Open.Nov 27 2018, 9:35 AM

I made one with nyloc nut pockets just in case

west added a comment.Nov 27 2018, 9:35 AM

Its ready for review if we decide to go this route

west added a comment.Nov 27 2018, 9:57 AM

@kent and i discussed making an insert jig that would force the bloom out and away from the path of the screw. The downside is , if it is off position at all the bloom could be forced into the path of the screw

west added a comment.Dec 4 2018, 4:31 PM

I think we should go with nylocs for this

west added a comment.Dec 4 2018, 4:34 PM

Bom has been updated. 4 inserts removed, 4 nylocs added

Steven closed this task as Resolved.Tue, Jan 8, 2:37 PM
Steven added a subscriber: Steven.

This is merged into master. T4830 has future changes on the printed part so will confirm printed part test there.