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by dkilzer
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: GRBLDuino
Topic: Before I get started...
Replies: 2
Views: 2500

Re: Before I get started...

CNC router operates much the same as 3D printing, 3 axis xyz and extruder/spindle. Its just subtractive instead of additive. I don't know if you are into designing 3D parts yet but if not there are a ton of designs on thingverse for cnc to 3d print. Even complete 3d mill designs. I personally use Bl...
by dkilzer
Tue Nov 05, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Project Showcase
Topic: Monster laser
Replies: 10
Views: 7764

Re: Monster laser

My 2w takes a bit of patience but like you say they get done eventually. I really want to jump up to co2 if I upsize but the cost is prohibitive at the moment. I may try a 10 or 15w before taking the plunge. Are the laser components in the k40 pretty decent?
by dkilzer
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: GRBLDuino
Topic: Limit Switch Isolator Setup
Replies: 3
Views: 3067

Re: Limit Switch Isolator Setup

Awesome thank you!
by dkilzer
Mon Oct 28, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: GRBLDuino
Topic: Limit Switch Isolator Setup
Replies: 3
Views: 3067

Re: Limit Switch Isolator Setup

My isolator hasnt yet arrived so I havent had a chance to experiment, but I was just thinking that I was planning to use some 3 wire optical limit switches I bought a while back on my new build. VCC-Signal-GND Can I supply vcc for the optic from the isolator power supply side to avoid noise, and wil...
by dkilzer
Mon Oct 28, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Project Showcase
Topic: Monster laser
Replies: 10
Views: 7764

Re: Monster laser

Very nice! I want to upsize my laser like that someday.
by dkilzer
Mon Oct 28, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Project Showcase
Topic: MPCNC Build
Replies: 17
Views: 10211

Re: MPCNC Build

That's a good looking machine. Thanks for posting it. I'm hoping to build something similar.