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Multimeter Negative Probe Holder

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Marked since 2020-10-05.



About this device
Fgaiken probeholder.jpg
This is a picture of the tool printed and attached to the 3D printer.
Keywords 3D printing, circuit measurements, multimeter, negative probe holder
Uses energy, industry, education
Authors Fred Aiken
Status Prototype
Made? Yes
Replicated? No
Published 2019
Designed in Michigan, USA
Affiliations MTU
MOST
MY4777
Materials Plastic
SDGs SDG08 Decent work and economic growth
License data
Hardware CC BY-SA 4.0
Instructions data
Manufacturing files https://www.myminifactory.com/object/3d-print-athena-2-multimeter-negative-probe-holder-104960
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This tool is used to hold the negative probe when reading voltages on motor control boards for the Athena2 3D printer. It could be modified to fit another printer setup. The model was created using FreeCAD.

Understanding the market[edit | edit source]

This product is complete and it functions as a negative probe holder. A video of it functioning can be found in the link below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBmED1PZYD0&feature=youtu.be

Project goals[edit | edit source]

  1. Item should hold the negative probe so that two hands are free to measure motor control board voltages.

Design[edit | edit source]

FreeCAD, STL and gcode files are attached:

https://www.myminifactory.com/object/3d-print-athena-2-multimeter-negative-probe-holder-104960

3-D Printable Parts[edit | edit source]

The entire tool is 3D printable.