Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

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Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby craigwalton » Tue Jul 11, 2017 9:24 pm

From my experience, Mk2 Scirocco door sill trim clips are hard to come about and are quite brittle after time, so I've designed, 3D printed and tested some alternatives which are thicker and have less fiddly, bending parts. This replaces part number 533853831, shown as part 4 in the ETKA diagram below:

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Incase anyone else on the forum could benefit from these, I'd be happy to 3D print some more for the cost of material, packing and postage.
For £15 via PayPal (craig.w@me.com):
- set of 12 clips (enough for both sides of car)
- 2nd class UK postage

See below for some photos and a short video showing installation and removal. Let me know if you have any questions or would be interested in a set!

Six of my clips fitted across sill:
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One of my clips:
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Original clip:
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One of my clips on the trim:
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One of the original clips on the trim:
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3D Renders of my design:
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Video showing installation and removal:
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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby Jerry Atric » Wed Jul 12, 2017 7:46 am

Yes please Craig, i'll have a set , PM me your details again and i'll send payment, cheers, Frank



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby essextom » Wed Jul 12, 2017 11:33 am

Look good mate



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby craigwalton » Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:15 pm

Thanks Tom



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby steve bain » Thu Jul 13, 2017 8:59 am

yes please mate. pm your details and i'll sort you out some dosh. steve



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby Jerry Atric » Thu Jul 13, 2017 7:15 pm

Received today, very quick delivery and they are great! Highly recommend. Thanks Craig. :-D



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby Bigmills74 » Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:14 pm

I'll definitely take a set of these Craig, I'll pm you later once I've sent the payment.



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby Bigmills74 » Thu Jul 27, 2017 8:17 pm

Thanks for these Craig, they look more robust than the originals



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby craigwalton » Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:42 pm

Great, very glad you're happy with them!



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby GTXTRA » Sun Jul 30, 2017 6:50 pm

Paypal on it's way.
Have 'stickied' this too.


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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby craigwalton » Sun Jul 30, 2017 8:51 pm

Fantastic, thanks for that! Popped them in the post box this evening.



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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby Yolandi2 » Sun Aug 20, 2017 5:16 pm

just sent the paypal :)


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Re: Door Sill Trim Clips - 3D Printed

Postby BillyBob780 » Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:05 pm

Ive had some. Fantastic... i was goin to use double sided tape to fix mine back on!!

Cheers
Craig
Super fast
Bonnet stay clip and seat tilt knob next please !!!!




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