Tip 5: Repeatable accuracy - mods to the belt system

I have made three cheap changes to my belt system.

These changes reduce belt stretch, reduce the need to tighten belts, show me when a belt needs to be tightened and makes tightening much easier.

  1. Changed to steal core belts for X and Y axis

  2. 3D printed and installed the KreekLove belt tensioner on my x axis https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3049613

  3. Added a spring to the Kreeklove system which ensures the belt remains tight and shows me if it is loose