Project Dashboard TAZ 3 Y Plate Assembly, TAZ KT-CP0027 Workflow

1 Gather parts for the Y plate assembly

  • Components:

    • Y bed plate
    • Y belt holder
    • Singe bearing holder with inserts
    • bed finger
    • bed corner
    • belt clamp
    • Extruder (bed) spring
    • M3 x 12 SHCS
    • M3 Washer
  • Tools:

    • 2.5mm Allen Driver
    • TL-FX0011
2.5mm allen driver

2 Install the Y belt mount

Install the Y belt mount onto the Aluminum plate using 4x M3 x 12 SHCS and M3 washers.
Tighten bolts all the way down.

Y belt mount parts
Belt mount from the top
Belt mount from the bottom

3 Install the Single bearing holders

Install bearing holders using M3 x 12 SHCS and M3 Washers.
Orient the step in the bearing holders towards each other.
Make the bolts tight enough that the bearing holders can't move up and down, but can still move side to side.

Parts to install single bearing holders
Fixture holds plate during assembly
Bearings installed
Bearing holders from bottom

4 Install bolts for glass mounts

Install 4x M3 x 12 SHCS into corners of Aluminum plate.
Take close note of bolt locations.

Install Bolts for corners
Bolts shown installed

5 Install the bed corners and fingers

Install bed corners using a M3 x 12 SHCS, M3 washer and a extruder (bed) spring.
Set the end of the bolt flush with the bottom of the plate for now.
Install bed finger as shown using a M3 x 12 SHCS and M3 washer.
Repeat in all 4 corners.

Bed corner parts
Bed corner from side
Bed corner from top
Bed finger parts
Bed finger installed
All corners assembled

6 Install Belt Clamps

Install belt clamps using M3 x 12 SHCS and M3 Washer.
Leave the belt clamps loose at this point.

Belt clamps and bolts
Belt clamps installed
Done! Take me home