View Full Version : Need Help! How to make a homemade anti-backlash nut?

10-26-2014, 06:09 PM
Hello my friends. Hope i can get any help and any idea from some of you about my problem(doubt).
What material will you reccomend to me for my sliding bearings. Can i use a virgin teflon or it is better to use bronze?
My another problem is how to make a good home made anti-backlash nut. I saw some examples like using a spring in between two nuts. How strong should be that nut? Is Poliethylene good material for making a anti-backlash nut? If you have some experience with theese prpblems and if you have Any another idea for my problem type here. Thanks a lot !