Re: Plastic Part for a 3L5


David Holland
 

Is this the part you're talking about?

https://groups.io/g/TekScopes/photo/263828/3220488?p=Created,,,20,2,0,0

(Old picture, from mine). Obviously, mine is in working order, but I can
see the difficulty in replicating it. I'm not so sure about the strength
of 3D printed PETG and/or PLA. Maybe a job for a CNC router and a
better plastic?

David

On Wed, May 5, 2021 at 2:31 PM Jim Adney <jadney@vwtype3.org> wrote:

On Wed, May 5, 2021 at 01:21 PM, Michael W. Lynch wrote:

I have time and 3D printers, willing to help if needed.
Thanks for the offer, but I have a local friend with a 3D printer. I
totally agree with the need to be able to test any replacements in place,
making the local option the best one.





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