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Yes, we have "oops" moments at times...

We are selling IMPERFECT ACME leadscrews (please check on availability) before ordering. These are still the precision Nook-branded 5/8"x8TPI leadscrews that we offer in our kits. We've turned then down to work with our kits.

So, what's wrong with these IMPERFECT ACME leadscrews? Take a look for yourself. The typical problem is that the finish is not as smooth as we would like them to be. They'll have a +0/-0.002 (max) shaft diameter as stock so either the bearings will fit fine and once installed, you'll never see the poor shaft finish, and/or the bearings will fit slightly loose (but still usable).

Having said that, the X-axis leadscrews work as a direct replacement for the stock leadscrew. Of course, you'll need to have a matching ACME leadnut for the leadscrew which you can make yourself or buy from us.

Note: Please check with us first to see if we have any in-stock.

X-Axis ACME Leadscrew - $29.95

Y-Axis ACME Leadscrew - $24.95



We accept any form of payment PayPal uses as we process online orders via PayPal. We will also accept check or money order. Please email us for more information.


We assume no liability for how the parts are used.

Once we receive confirmation of your PayPal payment, we will process your order. Once your order ships, we'll email you the tracking number. If you have special instructions, please email us first!

Your email address will be stamped on each page of the instrucions in order to help prevent unauthorized distribution. Your email address and personal information is held strictly confidential. We will not share, sell or do anything with your email address.

The bottom line policy: We'll cover workmanship defects within 30 days of delivery with the start date as indicated by your tracking receipt. We want you to be happy! We'll do our best to make everything as we would want it- great quality products with friendly service.



In four easy steps:

  1. Click the "Add to Cart" button and pay using PayPal. Please be sure to include your preferred method of delivery (it will be with UPS):
    1. Ground
    2. Overnight
    3. 2nd day
    4. 3rd day
    5. International Overnight
    6. International 2-3 day
  2. Once we receive notification of the payment, we will process and prepare the order for shipment, at which time we will determine your exact shipping cost.
  3. We will then email you with these charges
  4. Once we receive notification of payment for the shipping charges (you will need to use Paypal to email us this payment), we will ship it per the determined method and email you a tracking number.

That's it! Please bare with us as we work out this ordering process. We want to make it as painless as possible for both you and us!



This is our first kit offered, so we'll be working out details for shipping with PayPal.

For stateside (continental USA) shipping, we will ship via UPS Ground service (unless otherwise specified) and provide a tracking number the moment your order ships.

For international shipping (and states outside of the continental 48 states), we will find the most cost-effective shipping method that doesn't take forever. (We wont ship by boat unless you specify!)



If we sell the kits, we sell the plans! Please stay tuned.


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