Monday, 13 May 2013

Folding linear actuator

To move away from rod-based linear actuators in the construction of 3D printers, people are trying to design folding linear actuators like this one:


Our feeling is that 3D printers should replace XYZ axes with an alternative that is easier to manufacture and shifts the complexity onto software where it can be addressed more easily and cheaply.

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