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[title] Wheel assembly
[* red] Insert one of the ''M5 wheel axel screws'' into the carriage as shown. The photo shows the assembly order for the wheel. Each of the ''Open Builds wheel ''bags contains the parts for one wheel in .
[* icon_reminder] The assembly order is: ''spacer'' '''|''' ''bearing'' '''| '''''Delrin™ wheel'' '''|''' ''spacer washer'' '''|''' ''bearing'' '''|''' ''lock nut''
[* icon_caution] The ''spacer'' is the 9mm long aluminum spacer, ''spacer washer'' is the 1mm thick washer.
[* icon_note] Note that there is an extra washer in the ''Open Builds wheel ''bag. You will not need this washer.
[* red] The second photo shows the ''spacer'', first ''bearing'' and ''wheel'' installed. It is easiest to assemble the wheels on the M5 screw as shown, the screw helps hold things in alignment.
[* icon_note] It may take a little finger pressure to press the bearings into the wheel. Try to keep the bearing and wheel aligned as you do this and it should press in.
[* red] The ''spacer washer'' must be placed between the bearings inside the wheel. This spacer washer prevents the wheel from crushing when you tighten the nut. The photo shows the spacer washer installed.
[* icon_caution] Don't forget to install the spacer washer''spacer washer''!
[* red] The ''spacer washer'' must be placed between the bearings inside the wheel. This spacer washer prevents the wheel from crushing when you tighten the nut. The photo shows the spacer washer installed.
[* icon_caution] Don't forget to install the spacer washer''spacer washer''!