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Re: Status Update on the planned build

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  • Tim
    good luck with the build. look forward to seeing progress reports. Tim
    Message 1 of 40 , Aug 1 3:29 AM
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      good luck with the build. look forward to seeing progress reports.
      Tim

      --- In diy_3d_printing_and_fabrication@yahoogroups.com, "pzamov" <pzamov@...> wrote:
      >
      > I have the major parts:
      > (snip)
      > I'll start the build 5-6 of Aug.
      > I still have a few other little things and tools to get to.
      >
      > So It Begins...
      >
    • Fernando
      See? there you have a reason! :) Thanks Bertho, good weekend there too!
      Message 40 of 40 , Aug 6 6:04 AM
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        See? there you have a reason! :)
        Thanks Bertho, good weekend there too!

        On Sat, 2011-08-06 at 06:30 -0400, Boman33 wrote:
        >
        > It is much too big to start with; thousands of Newtons force. It is a
        > DC motor so it will be difficult to control. It only has a crude
        > shaft encoder using reed switches and there is no specification on
        > backlash or accuracy/play of the mechanical movement.
        >
        > Have a great weekend,
        >
        > Bertho
        >
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        >
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        >
        > From: Fernando Sent: Saturday, August 06, 2011 04:29
        > Has anybody thought about using this kind of actuator for z-axis or
        > tilt
        > mechanism?
        > http://www.linak.com/products/Linear-Actuators.aspx?product=LA29
        >
        > Again, I'm a complete noob and wonder why these are not being
        > considered. I'm sure there must be a reason but don't know which.
        >
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