*Flexion Extruder Kit - Makerbot Replicator 2 (5121SKU005)
Free shipping in Canada for orders over $140 before tax. (via Canada Post)
Replaces the Makerbot Replicator 2 extruder, pictured to the left. You will need to remove or replace the plastic plate above the extruder.
Flexible filament extruder retrofit kit for single-extruder direct-drive machines. The Flexion extruder will allow full-speed printing of ultra-flexible filaments. The precision machined components allow your printer to push on filament harder, achieve high pressure in the nozzle, and control of feed rates very closely. The self-cleaning drive will keep your long prints from failing due to a clogged drive. Works will with Ninjaflex, Filaflex, flexible PLA, TPU, TPE ultra-flexible filament down to 50 Shore A, and all the standard rigid filaments like ABS and PLA.
This kit requires you to disassemble your printer’s extruder and reinstall this upgrade.
The Flexion Extruder is designed to fit as many models as possible – please see installation instructions for more details.
Makerbot Replicator 2. See the Flexion support page for information on retrofitting to your printer.
- Mounting block
- Tensioning arm with idler and cleaning brush
- Adjustment cam
- Drive gear
- Feed barrel
- Heater block
- Insulation for heater block
- 3 nozzles – 0.3, 0.4, 0.5 mm orifice
- Adapter shim to allow 6mm and 0.25″ heater cartridges
- 2 PTFE feed tubes
- Spare cleaning brush
- All mounting hardware
- 6mm and 7mm wrench for installing nozzles
- “Flexion inside” quick-guide sticker
Note: does not include stepper motor or motor mounting screws
Buy a Flexion Extruder Kit from #Spool3D for your 3D printer in Canada without the surprise cost of the exchange rate!