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by Atomist
Fri Jan 02, 2015 1:28 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Gryphon CNC extrusion
Replies: 30
Views: 12039

Re: Gryphon CNC extrusion

I'll just put this here....if this tells you anything.

http://cncmogulsucks.com/


On the rack and pinion...

http://cncmogulsucks.com/junk-rails/
by Atomist
Mon Dec 29, 2014 10:55 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: 4th axis design
Replies: 19
Views: 7575

Re: 4th axis design

I've done a lot of reading trying to find a good but cheap 4th Axis design. This is one of the ideas I ran into early on and it's still probably the best/cheapest way to do it. Some variation of it anyway. http://forums.zentoolworks.com/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=375 Using the Taig Spindle would allow you...
by Atomist
Mon Dec 29, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Gryphon CNC extrusion
Replies: 30
Views: 12039

Re: Gryphon CNC extrusion

Also, I don't know if it's coincidence, but his extrusion design is nearly identical to a design I did a couple years back. It was shared on a couple sites but I never did anything with it. I uploaded a few of the rough designs in STL format back in September to thingiverse. At the time I designed i...
by Atomist
Mon Dec 29, 2014 10:30 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Gryphon CNC extrusion
Replies: 30
Views: 12039

Re: Gryphon CNC extrusion

DO NOT BUY FROM THIS GUY. There are numerous reports of people being ripped off, machines falling apart, breaking and generally the poor design and quality. It is the same guy from Mogul CNC. He keeps changing the guise but it's the same guy. I ran into the Gryphon awhile back and did quite a bit of...
by Atomist
Mon Sep 01, 2014 4:58 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Looking for speed control for 600 Watt spindle
Replies: 18
Views: 2245

Re: Looking for speed control for 600 Watt spindle

http://www.logicnc.com/rcnc.html Works with Mach3 and EMC2 Allows On/Off and variable speed control of an RC style brushless motor DB25 Male to DB25 Female port design works with any parallel port driver board Standard Futaba female connector for connection to any brushless ESC No plugins or additio...
by Atomist
Mon Aug 11, 2014 1:13 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Project Shapeoko HD
Replies: 305
Views: 99438

Re: Project Shapeoko HD

In keeping with the open source spirit here, any chance you'll be releasing the design as an open source project for those of us who want to be like King LouisV :P << See what I did there, got to butter you up! Hey Atomist, I saw what you did there. :lol: Yeah I believe in the open source philosoph...
by Atomist
Sun Aug 10, 2014 11:21 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Project Shapeoko HD
Replies: 305
Views: 99438

Re: Project Shapeoko HD

In keeping with the open source spirit here, any chance you'll be releasing the design as an open source project for those of us who want to be like King LouisV :P << See what I did there, got to butter you up!
by Atomist
Fri Aug 01, 2014 2:46 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: Caleb's Shapeoko 2 #3164
Replies: 88
Views: 38537

Re: Caleb's Shapeoko 2 #3164

I really enjoyed this thread too and have used it and many of the other build logs as a basis to getting started. So thank you Caleb, you put a lot of thought into this and I appreciated reading about it. I noticed that you said you were unhappy with how many power supplies you ended up with. Not tr...
by Atomist
Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:45 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: New Build Spindle Options/Questions/Opinions
Replies: 3
Views: 1467

New Build Spindle Options/Questions/Opinions

I ordered all the components to build a Shapeoko 2 with NEMA23 motors and most of the common upgrades I've seen on this forum. I am looking to purchase either a DW660 with a SuperPID or going with a large watt spindle and inverter. I guess my question is this...by the time I spend the money for the ...
by Atomist
Wed Jul 30, 2014 1:23 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Interactive machine screw page (Imperial)
Replies: 1
Views: 629

Re: Interactive machine screw page (Imperial)

If you print these off to scale, they can be quite handy.

http://www.boltdepot.com/fastener-infor ... fault.aspx


Look around all the info at this site, there's a TON of information. Here's the main page. http://www.boltdepot.com/fastener-infor ... fault.aspx