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Break me connectors? [message #63801] Mon, 11 March 2013 12:08 UTC Go to next message
avatar OBjuan  is currently offline OBjuan
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I'm wondering what the measurements should be for breakable connection wires?

Sadly, the metals do not yet allow us to print interlocking parts, as a result I'd like to make some of my designs, with temporary connecting wires that are as thin as possible to survive the print process, and then be easily broken upon arrival.

Does anyone have any experience on what dimensions thin little connectors should be?

Thanks,
Ocean


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Re: Break me connectors? [message #63809 is a reply to message #63801 ] Mon, 11 March 2013 13:32 UTC Go to previous message
avatar Youknowwho4eva  is currently offline Youknowwho4eva
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They'd have to be at least as thick as the minimum thickness required for the material.


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