flexDrive FAQ

Frequently asked questions and solutions.

We're posting questions and solutions at 'issues' on github, please post questions there and we'll get automatic notifications and resolve the problem asap.
Make sure to check the open and closed issues, most usual issues that can be resolved easily will be categorized as closed.

flexDrive issues at Github >>

Issues that are covered on our tracker are:

Reusing drive bodies

Drive storage before implanting

Shuttle tubes bending where they meet the spring

Springs break when bent under the screws

Animal movement causes artifacts in/around plastic enclosures

Springs touching at the tips where they meet the shuttle tubes

Shuttle tubes bending rather than moving downward

Microdrives getting stuck during adjusting