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by sectorix
Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:24 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: Sectorix's custom build
Replies: 12
Views: 3935

Re: Sectorix's custom build

My machine fully assembled, running a job to make a guitar template.



The 3d printed dust collector is attached to my shopvac. Almost no dust.
very good performance, I am really happy with this machine.
by sectorix
Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:21 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: Sectorix's custom build
Replies: 12
Views: 3935

Re: Sectorix's custom build

Caesar S wrote:Where did you buy the control box?

I searched eBay an Google but didn't find something as large as your.

Thanks, Caesar.
eBay. dont remember the seller.
by sectorix
Tue Sep 30, 2014 5:54 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: Sectorix's custom build
Replies: 12
Views: 3935

Re: Sectorix's custom build

acme from this store, and the metal parts are from inventables, and cut to size.
by sectorix
Sun Aug 31, 2014 8:49 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Did I just kill my shapeoko ?
Replies: 7
Views: 803

Re: Did I just kill my shapeoko ?

Reflashed. still blue light is blinking on and off.
Im getting new hardware. (im getting a new PSU in case that blew out as well, as it seems to be blinking on-off with grbl)

Can someone explain how to measure iwth the multimeter ? what settings ?
by sectorix
Sun Aug 31, 2014 5:38 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Did I just kill my shapeoko ?
Replies: 7
Views: 803

Re: Did I just kill my shapeoko ?

akhlut wrote:Try another uno.
Why the uno ? cryptic...
by sectorix
Sun Aug 31, 2014 3:57 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Did I just kill my shapeoko ?
Replies: 7
Views: 803

Re: Did I just kill my shapeoko ?

Anyone ? :(
by sectorix
Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Did I just kill my shapeoko ?
Replies: 7
Views: 803

Did I just kill my shapeoko ?

So, today was adjusting-motor-voltage day. I took my multimeter, removed the GT bands and tried to measure in order to adjust the voltage to fix my step skipping problem. Doing so, I accidently touched the grblShield somewhere with my multimeter and after that, it started blinking and making on-off ...
by sectorix
Wed Aug 27, 2014 1:23 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: will1384's Shapeoko 2
Replies: 77
Views: 46972

Re: will1384's Shapeoko 2

Thanks. will try!
obviously new at this
by sectorix
Tue Aug 26, 2014 5:29 pm
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: will1384's Shapeoko 2
Replies: 77
Views: 46972

Re: will1384's Shapeoko 2

Using your multimeter (on volts DC, and if it's not auto-ranging, select the 2 V scale), measure between one of the solder joints circled in red in the image and ground (the screw marked GND on the two-terminal screw connector). Read the voltage, then follow the calculations to find out what the cu...
by sectorix
Tue Aug 26, 2014 4:39 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: will1384's Shapeoko 2
Replies: 77
Views: 46972

Re: will1384's Shapeoko 2

Part (4) wiring. I spent a few hours today trying to figure out how the current limit is set on the grblShield, one way is to just "tune it in" I did that on my last CNC router, it worked but I never liked doing that. Here is the page on that. https://github.com/synthetos/grblShield/wiki/Using-grbl...