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by WanderingFool
Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:03 pm
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Mid Span Supports
Replies: 6
Views: 2630

Re: Mid Span Supports

I'm interested in the inkscape files too!

Thanks,

Doug
by WanderingFool
Tue Sep 23, 2014 2:42 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Ring Box
Replies: 12
Views: 3238

Re: Ring Box

She's a lucky girl! what program did you use to design the gears, I've got an iris design i'm tweaking, but i have no idea where to begin on gear design.
by WanderingFool
Fri Sep 19, 2014 3:01 pm
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Ring Box
Replies: 12
Views: 3238

Re: Ring Box

Hi Joe,

Awesome Box! This project just got added to my someday build list. Have you considered sharing your design files? I wouldn't know how to begin designing the iris mechanism.

Doug
by WanderingFool
Mon May 05, 2014 7:26 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Flanged ball bearing will not fit the Z-axis motor mount
Replies: 31
Views: 4360

Re: Flanged ball bearing will not fit the Z-axis motor mount

I too had this problem, I had to sand off all the powder coat inside, and then press with a vice to get the bearing in.
by WanderingFool
Wed Apr 30, 2014 9:13 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: shakpeoko 2: expand to 1800mm x 900mm
Replies: 31
Views: 9179

Re: shakpeoko 2: expand to 1800mm x 900mm

Thanks for getting back to me LouisV! I ordered a bunch of AL extrusion from Misumi before the free $150 promo was gone (for the base of the larger machine) and just finally ordered my shapeoko 2 a few days ago... I've decided to build/upgrade in steps, so I can learn as I go, and so the cost is spr...
by WanderingFool
Fri Mar 28, 2014 3:50 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: shakpeoko 2: expand to 1800mm x 900mm
Replies: 31
Views: 9179

Re: shakpeoko 2: expand to 1800mm x 900mm

So I'm new to CNC's. I've been reading this site and the wiki, and watching lots of youtube on the shapeoko 2, and I think I'm ready to pull the trigger and order it. My only concern is the small build area. The projects I have in mind include cribbage boards, picture frames, address signs, and even...