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Wheel spacing

Discussion in 'General Talk' started by Adam Filipowicz, Sep 17, 2015.

  1. Adam Filipowicz

    Adam Filipowicz Veteran

    Dec 21, 2014
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    If i was making a custom plate. to mount wheels for a 60mm vslot

    what distance above and below the vslot is the centre of the hole?

    eg. 10mm above/below extrusion is centre of hole for the regular wheel.
  2. Rick 2.0

    Rick 2.0 OpenBuilds Team
    Staff Member Moderator Builder

    Dec 20, 2013
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    The official position is section depth + 19.8 mm for the center to center distance of the bolt holes. In the real world however I find the distance on completed assemblies measures up to section depth + 20.3 mm.

    (... and personally, I just use section depth + 20 mm because it is so much easier.)

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