XY Table with Belt Drive
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Description

This is a simple belt driven XY table. It's can move fairly fast, e.g. 300 IPM (130 mm/s).

  • Axis travel: 5" in X and Y.
  • Assembly time: approx 3-4 hrs.
  • Accuracy: not measured

Issues

  • Heavy X axis, some accuracy issues
  • Vibration (try microstep drivers)

Firmware

Arduino GCode Interpreter with mods to keep steppers always on

Source Files

More pics

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In action

Test pattern

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