Open Source Disk Mower Conceptual Design
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- The industry standard is a set of high speed rotors with blades, driven by bevel gears.
- It is simpler to use a 3D printed belt drive made of TPU, which can drive as many disks as needed using a single hydraulic motor, building upon the belt drive of the Open Source Shredder.
- 3D Printing can produce the housing and blade holders as well. This is a perfect application of 3D Printing for complex geometry.