Exhaust System Changes Q3 2021
All Thunder Laser USA machines now ship with quiet inline axial inline fans and nova 51 and 63 will have 8" diameter exhaust ports.
Machines shipped on containers #103 to #111 will have a mixture of old and new fans. All machines on containers #112 and up will have new inline fans.
To find out more about your specific machine, if it falls between containers 103 to 111, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your serial number.
If your machine isn't on containers 103-111, you have the old fan. If your machine is on container 111 or up, then it has a new fan.
If you do not have your crate or serial number please contact email@example.com instead of support.
NOVA 24, NOVA 35, ODIN 22, & ODIN 32
These machines now have a 150mm (6") exhaust port (unchanged for Nova 24 and 35) and ship with the HF-150PE 6 Inch 380 CFM ECO-Watt Mixed-Flow Inline Fan.
NOVA 51 & 63
These machines now have a 200mm (8") exhaust port and ship with the HF-200PE 8 Inch 735 CFM ECO-Watt Mixed-Flow Inline Fan
These machines now have a 75mm (3") exhaust port and ship with the HF-75S Axial Inline Fan:
Using Aftermarket Inline Exhaust Fans
Why use an aftermarket fan The usual reason is to mitigate noise levels on the CZ-TD550 centrifugal fan. The W150 stock fan is an axial inline fan and is already pretty quiet. NOTE: ALL THUNDER MACHINES Q3 2021 CONTAINER #103 AND NEWER HAVE OEM ...
Exhausting The Aurora more to follow Considerations check back often Included Stock Equipment Exhaust Fan The Aurora ships with an HF-75S Axial Inline Fan: Specifications Product: Inline duct fan Model: HF-75S Blade material: ABS Plastic ...
Cleaning Your Stock Exhaust Fan
This is what can build up in your exhaust system, especially the fan, and can cause critical failure so its important to regularly maintain your exhaust system. Here is how to clean the W150 Inline Fan that ships with the Mini 60 and Nova 24: Here is ...
Venting The Exhaust From Your Thunder Laser
Important Considerations Existing Systems Do not connect the exhaust output of this laser to any existing exhaust systems. Please consult a qualified HVAC or industrial mechanical professional. Thunder users have reported that using 4" diameter in ...
Z Axis Motion Control Changes
For the Z axis, we gradually changed the Z axis motion system to only one bigger motor for Nova 35\51\63 instead of two. Because according to customers' experience, two motors on Z axis makes the motorized table out of level. And after testing, the ...