8mm Metric Acme Lead Screw
This precision trapezoidal (metric) lead screw's pitch and diameter are a perfect combination of high torque and speed. This screw fits the bill for most machine designs and has became a standard on OpenBuilds. Equipped with a large diameter that helps eliminate whipping and a high pitch which provides a quick 8mm translation for every single revolution on the screw. It's a great power transmission choice for your build!
Use with the OpenBuilds Nut Plate, Nut Block, or Anti-Backlash Nut Block along with 8mm couplers, lock collars, bearings, and shims.
- Leads screws have approximately 40mm extra length to allow for different connection points.
- TR8*8-2P (4 starts)
- Lead Screw Diameter: 7.8~(mm) (Note - These lead screws have been customized to work directly with the OpenBuilds modular building system.)
- Pitch = 2 (mm)
- Lead = 8 (mm) - An example steps settings for your control software would be 200 steps per millimeter if you are running the common 1.8 degree steppers and your stepper driver is set to 1/8 step mode.
- Stainless Steel