Heated bed - Remove of washers and usage of Springs

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satoer
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Re: Heated bed - Remove of washers and usage of Springs

Post by satoer »

You can also use Ikea clothes pegs. (PRESSA)
http://www.ikea.com/nl/nl/catalog/products/30108607/

50 galvanized stiff steel springs for 1,49 euro. Can't beat that ;-)

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Post by ham2 »

satoer wrote:You can also use Ikea clothes pegs. (PRESSA)
http://www.ikea.com/nl/nl/catalog/products/30108607/

50 galvanized stiff steel springs for 1,49 euro. Can't beat that ;-)

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Hi Michel,

I agree very nice price tag (same here in Sweden), will test them .

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Magnus

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Post by bamfordo »

Hi Bachgassenbande,
I'm also interested,happy to pay postage/handling to Au. Can you pls email me at bamfordo@gmail.com
thanks
Rod

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Post by bamfordo »

Hi Bachgassenbande,
I'm also interested,happy to pay postage/handling to Au. Can you pls email me at bamfordo@gmail.com
thanks
Rod

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Post by Capella_Ben »

I just printed out some cylinders to retain the loose springs. No problems since doing that.
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Post by Capella_Ben »

I have been running with these in for a while now. Not had to re-adjust the hotbed since putting them in. Definitely worth doing.

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Post by instasquid »

Capella_Ben wrote:I have been running with these in for a while now. Not had to re-adjust the hotbed since putting them in. Definitely worth doing.
Did you end up using Ikea peg springs or some other kind?

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Post by Capella_Ben »

Standard springs that come with the printer. I just used a ring around them to keep them in place.

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hvdweerd
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Post by hvdweerd »

Thanks for your update

I'm interested in 6 springs.

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