I haven’t even powered up my VG-L7S and already stumbled into some concerning findings.
I replaced the sideframe with versions that were longer so the unit would be more stable.
I immediately noticed alignment errors.
The significant finding is that the carriage wheels in the Vslot have a lot of “Vslop”.
There is no adjustment to tighten them up.
Although this is a Laser unit topic I wanted to solicit advice from anyone familiar with cantilever
and Vslot machines.
Isn’t it traditional to have eccentric mounts for 2 of the 4 wheels in a Vslot setup like this??
Any advice on using these: Amazon.com: Befenybay 10PCS Hexagonal Eccentric Column, 10PCS Round Column, Height 6mm Inner Hole 5mm for V Wheel 3D Printer Parts (Eccentric Column 6mm Height): Industrial & Scientific
Although I will probably make changes to remove the cantilever I will test it like it is to assess its stock ability .
More details here: Don's Laser Cutter Things: VG-L7X Frame: First observations