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Posted · Y-Axis Loose Need Help :)

Hey Guys!

Ill get straight to the point, My Y-Axis shaft seems to be loose Ill post the pic at bottom. When the motor makes quick movement the shaft which is visible on the outside of the Ultimaker 2 moves back and forward slightly jarring my prints and causing issues I'm wondering the correct way to tighten them. I've have my UM2 for about 4 months so its relatively new and I didn't have this issue until recently! I would really appreciate the help!

thanks guys!

Ron :)

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Posted · Y-Axis Loose Need Help :)

Hi,

Take a look at this link (the part about the axis is just above it)

http://support.3dverkstan.se/article/23-a-visual-ultimaker-troubleshooting-guide#randomfill

Hope this helps ;)

You can also download the build manual for the UM2 which is always helpfull:

https://github.com/Ultimaker/Ultimaker2/blob/master/um2%20assembly%20manual%20V1.1%20_english.pdf

 

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Posted · Y-Axis Loose Need Help :)

Thanks a lot Didier! great reading material I've already glanced through and I can tell that there's much trouble shooting I can do. Ill get to work tonight :)

 

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