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Corner Brackets For System20 2020 / 2040 Extrusion

by mce076 Jun 13, 2018
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Hi, this is a very nice to have it done for you, but this saves me a dollar a piece or ZAR 14.00, I bought 10 alluminium ones and it cost me a fortune here in South Africa, I wish I knew this earlier, don't worry I don't want you to change anything, it's just perfect how they are. I needed about 20 more thus it safed me a lot. If I had a credit card I would have donated. Thank you anyway.

thanks for the positive comments :)

Awesome collection! I mostly use 1010 or 1020 profiles. Any chance of a collection of these for those profile sizes?

i'll have a look into it next time i update the collection

Fantastic collection! Do you think you could add corner brackets (three sides)? (I'm using these generically to join acrylic sheets rather than for joining rails.)

sure i can add a 3 sided bracket.. what dimensions? (eg. 20x20x20mm with an M3 screw hole)

Well I figured out how duplicate and rotate the L brackets to make corner brackets, but am unable to merge the overlapping meshes in either Meshmixer or Blender. Meshmixer rounds off all edges due to the underlying voxel thing it does on "make solid". Blender's boolean combine does something incomprehensible, deleting the overlap and leaving a few random triangles behind. How did you generate these meshes?

I'm using M5 currently, and was thinking something like this https://i.imgur.com/gpNeBNx.png - I just duplicated, rotated, and aligned the pieces manually in Simplify3D. Honestly I'd love to get all variants put together like this in M3/4/5 and think it'd be a great addition to the collection. I'd do it myself if I knew how to do mesh editing, but I'm most interested in the M5 versions of 40mm Single Sided Round and 40mm Single Sided Square, and if possible, also 20mm Single Sided, 24mm Single Sided, 28mm Single Sided, plus all the Double Sided variants. The double sided, modified this way, could also be interesting for joining rails into a corner. Thanks!

i've added some basic 3 sided corners and a couple extra L shaped brackets that you might be interested in...
https://www.thingiverse.com/download:6264398

Seeing one of these installed on what looks like standard extruded rails, I assume these are suitable for Tevo Tarantula?

Yes, these will also work on the Tarantula as that also has 2020/2040 frame rails

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Thank you for this thing! Thumbs up to you!

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This is one of the most useful prints! Thank you for taking time to create these and sharing the file and the variations

thanks for the positive feedback :)

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This collection is fabulous!! Is possible with m5 screws please?

sorry for the late update, but i've now added M5 versions which can be downloaded here..
https://www.thingiverse.com/download:5513107

This collection is awesome. Could you make a version for m3 screws?

I have added M3 versions to the files in zip archive...
https://www.thingiverse.com/download:5119451

You sir are awesome.