X Idler Mount

Assembly for the X Idler Mount

Necessary Components & Tools

Collect the necessary items to complete the X idler mount. These are:

  • 1x X Idler Mount (FDM-0013-00_x-idler-mount)
  • 1x Belt Tension Arm (FDM-0037-00_belt-tension-arm)
  • 1x M5x40mm Machine Screw
  • 1x M5x25mm Machine Screw
  • 2x M5 Hex Nut
  • 1x M3x16mm Machine Screw
  • 1x M3 Cap Nut
  • 1x M3 Hex Nut
  • 1x GT2 Idler Pulley (5mm Bore, 20 teeth, 6mm belt width)
  • 3mm Allen Key or Hex Screwdriver
  • 2mm Allen Key or Hex Screwdriver
Necessary Tools and Parts to assemble the X Idler Mount

Assembly

  1. Insert the M3 Hex Nut into the slot for the hex nut on the back of the Belt Tension Arm ([FDM-0037_belt-tension-arm]).

  2. Insert the M3x16mm Machine Screw through the front hole in the Belt Tension Arm and then tighten the M3x16mm Machine Screw.

  3. Thread an M3 Cap Nut on the end of the M3x16mm Machine Screw.

M3 Screw, M3 Nut, and M3 Cap Nut installed
  1. Insert the GT2 Idler Pulley into the center slot of the Belt Tension Arm.

  2. Insert the M5x25mm Machine Screw through the top of the Belt Tension Arm and GT2 Idler Pulley.

  3. Add an M5 Hex Nut on the bottom of the Belt Tension Arm and tighten.

M5 Screw, GT2 Idler Pulley, and M5 Nut installed
  1. Insert the M5 Hex Nut into the slot for the hex nut on the bottom of the Idler Mount (FDM-0013-00_x-idler-mount).

  2. Insert completed Belt Tension Arm assembly into slot.

Belt Tension Arm inserted into Idler Mount
  1. Insert the M5x25mm Machine Screw through the hole in the top so that it passes through the Belt Tension Arm and tighten into the M5 Hex Nut.
Completed Belt Tension Arm installed in Idler Mount
Completed Belt Tension Arm installed in Idler Mount