What is V-Slot™ ?
V-Slot™ is a high quality aluminum linear rail profile with an extremely smooth v groove on all 4 sides. It's precise, easy to work with and allows you unlimited design control through it's modular nature.
V-Slot lets you ride in the rails!
V-Slot is compatible with readily available, off the shelf parts!
V-Slots are an ever growing family of modular building systems
How does it work?
Building with V-Slot is much like working with lumber. You can cut it with a chop saw and the rest is as simple as turning a screwdriver to make the connections.
V-Slot's building characteristics are much like traditional T-Slot but V-Slot then goes on to add new levels of functionality through it's internal v grooves that allow for linear motion. This brings your projects to life!
V-Slot is a new concept in building. Professionals, Hobbyists, and Kit Makers are sure to love it!
What can be made using V-Slot?
You will find that V-Slot is perfect for most projects. Below is a list of a few ideas to get you started. You are the creator. Have fun with it!
- 3D Printers
- CNC Engravers
- Hot Wire Machines
- Laser Cutters
- Camera Sliders
- Plasma Cutters
- And much more
V-Slot machines go together quickly!
OpenBuilds V-Slot is made with 6063 T-5 Aluminum Extrusion and has a beautiful, shiny, super smooth, clear or black anodized finish. The finish is much shinier than standard T-Slot extrusion which allows for a smoother ride for the OpenBuilds V Wheels.
Use the OpenBuilds Low Profle M5 Screws in conjuction with V-Slot.
Download the model file below to use in your project!
Please note: Other part models in varouis formats can be found in the Resources Parts section of OpenBuilds.com