X Axis belt installation:
- 1 GT2 16 teeth pulley
- 1 M6x45 screw
The screw is to be inserted from the top of the Idler holder on the right side of the X Axis.
The pulley must be placed the same way as shown on schematic, with the tightening screw at the bottom.
The screw has the only purpose of mainting in position the pulley.
The headscrew placed on top allows the screw to naturally keep it’s place using gravity
You can use M5 Nylstop nut at the bottom to make sure it won’t go off
Make sure that the pulley remain able to freely rotate between the 2 bearings.
The screw must turn freely and the pulley must be attached to the screw.
These 2 pulleys will guide the gt2 belt of the X Axis.
Push it up to the other end of the extrusion profile
It must go behind
On each side of the carriage, you will find special holes for the belt to go through and get attached to the carriage.
Note the location of the belt teeth pointing forward .
Make sure the belt is centered on the extrusion groove.
On the other side, tighten the belt at maximum and then clamp the belt