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Left side extruder cable clip hits x motor mount before reaching home position
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I noticed on quiver 13 the cables were hitting the motor mount before the bearing holder hit the bumper, I was able to adjust this by pushing the cables out of the way, but I'm not sure this will be repeatable on the line.

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kent created this task.Dec 10 2018, 2:21 PM
kent triaged this task as Normal priority.
kent created this object with edit policy "LulzBot Hardware Products (Project)".
west added a comment.Dec 10 2018, 4:02 PM

I think we could route the cables behind the motor instead of to the side

west added a comment.Dec 11 2018, 11:45 AM

I think it is possible to rotate the clamp to hold the wire on the back of the motor with changes made in T4866

west added a comment.Dec 20 2018, 7:48 AM

The cable clamp has been removed in this branch and a directory for cable channel added. Also cable channel added to bom and cable clamp removed. If this gets approved a pn will need to be generated and the bom updated

west moved this task from Report Issues Here to Needs Review on the Quiver board.Dec 20 2018, 7:49 AM
west raised the priority of this task from Normal to Unbreak Now!.Dec 20 2018, 2:55 PM
west added a comment.Dec 20 2018, 4:44 PM

This ticket and T4922 need to be reviewed by @Steven @kent and myslef since there are conflicting cable drawings

Quiver 7 appears to be hitting the x cable chain before the bump stop with this part installed

west added a comment.Dec 26 2018, 9:36 AM

@EricNugent i added a pocket where the chain would run into the channel in rTAZQUIVER49dd4507ee0e

Steven added a subscriber: MikeR.Jan 9 2019, 12:46 PM

@EricNugent @MikeR can you please confirm if the changes on this ticket were good on the MER machines they were installed on?

MikeR added a comment.Jan 9 2019, 1:01 PM

@Steven I have not had any issues with the cables hitting the motor after I installed the new cable covers.

@Steven I can confirm that the part no longer interferes with the cable chain with the bump stop and cable cover installed

Steven closed this task as Resolved.Jan 9 2019, 3:31 PM

Thanks, this is now merged into master.