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Old Wed 25 September 2019, 22:54
baseball43v3r
Just call me: John #96
 
Glendora (California)
United States of America
Pictures of endstops

Hey all,

I'm adding endstops to my machine (I know, I know, I should have done this a long time ago) but I can't figure out where the gantry and car hit the rails. I can see the end blocks on the plan, but I don't know what runs into it. Can someone post a couple of pictures of their endstops and where they make contact? thanks.
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Old Fri 27 September 2019, 12:14
Gerald D
Just call me: Gerald (retired)
 
Cape Town
South Africa
See this post for a pic of the "stop blocks" which are screwed to the carriages, and they hit the end-stops at the end of the rails
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Old Sun 29 September 2019, 14:46
xraydude
Just call me: Ted #131
 
New Orleans, LA
United States of America
Here's a pic of one of my X-rail stop blocks and a pic of my Y-rail stop block. I made these up myself per the plans. If you bought a laser cut kit, it probably has some bent/cut blocks in the kit.

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