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by ronniemcd
Tue Jan 06, 2015 4:41 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Some truly unbelievable machining!
Replies: 13
Views: 3021

Re: Some truly unbelievable machining!

akhlut wrote:I need a cigarette... :D
And a cold shower. :)
by ronniemcd
Fri Jan 02, 2015 10:53 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Laser Ink Kickstarter Launch, Laser Head for SO2
Replies: 4
Views: 1448

Re: Laser Ink Kickstarter Launch, Laser Head for SO2

Winston Moy got to play with a prototype, and has posted a video here.

Really looking forward to this.
by ronniemcd
Thu Jan 01, 2015 12:05 pm
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: Shapeoko 2 #7353 is Operational
Replies: 32
Views: 18855

Re: Shapeoko 2 #7353 is Operational

Polystyrene foam sheets, 1/2 inch thick, lining the box will block most, if not all the rest of the noise. I used to run a generator in it's own little cabinet with air intake and exhaust ports with styrene lining, and you could barely hear it when closed. Edit: I should note, make sure it's dense f...
by ronniemcd
Thu Sep 04, 2014 7:54 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: gShield connections
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: gShield connections

ASUAlumni02 wrote:When connecting my wires to the gShiled one of the sockets will not tighten down and the wire keeps pulling out. Anyone else have this problem? What was your workaround?
Fold the wire back over the sheath and see if it will tighten down that way.
by ronniemcd
Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:46 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Spindle installation
Replies: 1
Views: 572

Re: Spindle installation

Just plug it in. It's a run of the mill dremel knock off.
by ronniemcd
Mon Aug 25, 2014 9:15 am
Forum: Trim Routers
Topic: 3D-printed Dust Shoe for the Makita RT0700C Router
Replies: 16
Views: 9246

Re: 3D-printed Dust Shoe for the Makita RT0700C Router

I also know what the first thing I'm going to print is when I get my printer in 6 weeks. :D
by ronniemcd
Wed Aug 20, 2014 12:06 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: best rigidity mods for SO2?
Replies: 37
Views: 10159

Re: best rigidity mods for SO2?

I can't see where a piece of plastic joining both pieces at the end is going to significantly increase the resistance to twist. Perhapse if they were metal and were the same length as the rail? What are the setup costs to have something like this made from aluminum? That's the beauty of them, you s...
by ronniemcd
Wed Aug 06, 2014 11:55 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Project Shapeoko HD
Replies: 305
Views: 103562

Re: Project Shapeoko HD

Both POP And IMAP email programs place your emails in the outbox and then try to send them. If they can send send them, I.e.; reach the mail server in the adderess they send them and move a copy to the sent folder. If you are having problems connecting to the internet or if you ISP is having proble...
by ronniemcd
Mon Aug 04, 2014 9:53 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: Poll: Machine Census
Replies: 25
Views: 16859

Re: Poll: Machine Census

Currently with a stock Shapeoko 2, but planning to upsize it to 1800x1000 in a couple of months.
by ronniemcd
Thu Jul 31, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Project Shapeoko HD
Replies: 305
Views: 103562

Re: Project Shapeoko HD

I'm with Catalin on this: WOW!

That is awe-inspiring work!