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  1. M3x10 flat head screws (2)
    • M3x10 flat head screws (2)

    • M3 lock nuts (2)

  2. Leave the screw a bit loose so the clips can swivel. Leave the screw a bit loose so the clips can swivel. Leave the screw a bit loose so the clips can swivel.
    • Leave the screw a bit loose so the clips can swivel.

    • ▶ Video: Clips Swivel (5s, no narration)

    • The clips should swivel like so.

  3. M3x8 flat head screws (2).
    • M3x8 flat head screws (2).

    • ▶ Video: Install the Back Reference Screws (3min, narration)

  4. M3x10 flat head screws
    • M3x10 flat head screws

  5. The bearings come covered in light preserving oil so they don't rust. You'll do best to clean them with a paper towel. The bearings come covered in light preserving oil so they don't rust. You'll do best to clean them with a paper towel.
    • The bearings come covered in light preserving oil so they don't rust. You'll do best to clean them with a paper towel.

  6. If you look closely, you can see the steel balls inside of their oval casings. Image courtesy:  SKF manufacturing
    • If you look closely, you can see the steel balls inside of their oval casings.

    • Image courtesy: SKF manufacturing

  7. Put a drop of oil onto the balls inside of the bearing. This will make the bearings run smoother and quieter. One drop (per track) is well enough :-)
    • Put a drop of oil onto the balls inside of the bearing. This will make the bearings run smoother and quieter.

    • One drop (per track) is well enough :-)

  8. [There's a video of the tightening motion in the next step] [There's a video of the tightening motion in the next step]
    • [There's a video of the tightening motion in the next step]

    • ▶ Video: Tighten The Y Bearings (7s, no narration)

  9. M3x10 flat head M3x10 flat head
    • M3x10 flat head

    • ▶ Video: Tighten the Front Clips (1 min, narration)

  10. [update] The etchings on the bottom of the Y assembly have changed. Functionally, it's the same. [update] The etchings on the bottom of the Y assembly have changed. Functionally, it's the same.
    • [update] The etchings on the bottom of the Y assembly have changed. Functionally, it's the same.

  11. The marks on the belt mark the the tops of the loops. (The mark is  20mm from the end of the belt.)
    • The marks on the belt mark the the tops of the loops.

    • (The mark is 20mm from the end of the belt.)

  12. This is just a very convenient zip tightening method. ▶ There's  VIDEO in the next step. ▶ There's  VIDEO in the next step.
    • This is just a very convenient zip tightening method.

    • ▶ There's VIDEO in the next step.

    • ▶ Video: Tighten the Y Belt Zip Tie

  13. Fold the belt in the middle. Fold the belt in the middle. Fold the belt in the middle.
    • Fold the belt in the middle.

  14. Erratum: Use PINK 5'' ZIP TIE The rest of the guide, unfortunately, still features white zip tie. Use a PINK one instead.
    • Erratum: Use PINK 5'' ZIP TIE

    • The rest of the guide, unfortunately, still features white zip tie. Use a PINK one instead.

  15. Erratum: Use PINK 5'' ZIP TIE The rest of the guide, unfortunately, still features white zip tie. Use a PINK one instead. The rest of the guide, unfortunately, still features white zip tie. Use a PINK one instead.
    • Erratum: Use PINK 5'' ZIP TIE

    • The rest of the guide, unfortunately, still features white zip tie. Use a PINK one instead.

  16. Happy you should be. Happy you should be.
    • Happy you should be.

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