Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts

Sources for UMO+ Hotend Isolator Couplers?


martaaay
 Share

Recommended Posts

Posted (edited) · Sources for UMO+ Hotend Isolator Couplers?

I live in California, and am finding surprisingly limited sources for these. fbrc8 has them for $18 + $6 shipping, which seems a bit pricey for this one part. The only other alternative I've found is getting one shipped in from Europe or China. The price from China is more what I expected:

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/2Pcs-3D-printer-accessory-Ultimaker-Hot-End-Isolator-Coupler-PTFE-Teflon-inner-sleeve-for-3mm-filament/32323348288.html?spm=a2g0s.9042311.0.0.125f4c4diYj8d2

but is going to take 2 to 3 weeks. Will let you know if it's any good.

 

If anybody knows a good source for these, please let me know. I presume the UM2 one wouldn't work in a UMO+?

Edited by martaaay
  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Posted · Sources for UMO+ Hotend Isolator Couplers?

    Thanks for the info Erin! Sounds like $18 is just the cost of goods. I'm curious if I did something wrong with the shipping, though. It was something $6 or $7, which is why I cancelled. For something so small I guess I expected near postage price or free. Do i have this right?

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Posted · Sources for UMO+ Hotend Isolator Couplers?

    I can provide some more details on the shipping, but we ship everything FedEx so we can make sure to track it, insure, etc. I realize that might sound silly on something as small as a coupler, but we try and make sure people get the part they need right the first time. We used to split our shipping between UPS and the post office. Bad experiences with both brought us to FedEx; the FedEx hub is located here in Memphis, so we've had a really good shipping experience with them. 

  • Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Posted · Sources for UMO+ Hotend Isolator Couplers?

    Thanks Erin! Super helpful!

    • Thanks 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now
     Share

    • Our picks

      • New here? Get ahead with a free onboarding course
        Hi,
         
        Often getting started is the most difficult part of any process. A good start sets you up for success and saves you time and energy that could be spent elsewhere. That is why we have a onboarding course ready for
        Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle, Ultimaker S5, Ultimaker S3 Ultimaker 2+ Connect.   
        They're ready for you on the Ultimaker Academy platform. All you need to do to gain access is to register your product to gain free access. 
        Ready? Register your product here in just 60 seconds.
          • Like
        • 11 replies
    ×
    ×
    • Create New...