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by lioramsalem
Fri Jun 05, 2015 9:58 pm
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: My Shapeoko build starts
Replies: 20
Views: 5696

My Shapeoko build starts

Hello, I figured it might be a good time to update my build thread. So, I switched to using Gecko g540 with Mach3. You can see my electronics enclosure build here: http://www.shapeoko.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=6071 Here is a short video to show my CNC flow: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VY72...
by lioramsalem
Fri Jun 05, 2015 9:54 pm
Forum: Geckodrive
Topic: got my g540
Replies: 6
Views: 2344

Re: got my g540

That looks like a pretty nice setup. Are you going to cut more vent holes in the top of the enclosure? It looked like there might be some on the corners of the shell pieces, but I could not tell from the cut sheet. Might be a good idea to cut fan port, and you can run it off of the power supply var...
by lioramsalem
Fri May 29, 2015 3:17 pm
Forum: Geckodrive
Topic: got my g540
Replies: 6
Views: 2344

Re: got my g540

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by lioramsalem
Thu May 28, 2015 6:43 pm
Forum: Geckodrive
Topic: got my g540
Replies: 6
Views: 2344

Re: got my g540

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by lioramsalem
Thu May 28, 2015 6:42 pm
Forum: Geckodrive
Topic: got my g540
Replies: 6
Views: 2344

Re: got my g540

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by lioramsalem
Thu May 28, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: Geckodrive
Topic: got my g540
Replies: 6
Views: 2344

Re: got my g540

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by lioramsalem
Thu May 28, 2015 8:37 am
Forum: Geckodrive
Topic: mach3 spidle control
Replies: 1
Views: 995

Re: mach3 spidle control

Just wire the gecko g540 terminals the same way the potentiometer is wired...

It worked for me...
by lioramsalem
Thu May 07, 2015 2:58 pm
Forum: Geckodrive
Topic: got my g540
Replies: 6
Views: 2344

got my g540

Hi, Got my g540 few days ago, working on assembly and I'll post some pictures. Meanwhile, I've ordered few things: 1. GC-01 V2 Gecko 540 Chiller: http://www.homanndesigns.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=27&products_id=75 Started to look how do I put everything into an enclosure and ...
by lioramsalem
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:52 pm
Forum: Mach3
Topic: Calculate steps
Replies: 14
Views: 5961

Re: Calculate steps

If you want to measure the backlash and setup compensation, it's pretty easy: 1. Move relatively long distance (let's say more then 10mm) to one direction. 2. Place digital caliper or dial and measure the movement to the opposite direction of 1mm. 3. Did the machine traveled 1mm or less? 4. If less,...
by lioramsalem
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:42 pm
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: eShapeoko #330 build log
Replies: 24
Views: 4792

Re: eShapeoko #330 build log

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