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by aam
Mon May 16, 2016 1:55 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: [fusion360]plunge & tabs
Replies: 5
Views: 1284

Re: [fusion360]plunge & tabs

How about changing the Plunge Feedrate in the Tool tab?
by aam
Tue May 03, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: Sending ctrl-x / clearing buffer of grbl
Replies: 6
Views: 3263

Re: Sending ctrl-x / clearing buffer of grbl

chant wrote:...you can always alter the command key for the soft reset to something that is type able...
Can you explain how to do that, please? Had some problems with ctrl-x too.
by aam
Fri Apr 22, 2016 4:12 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Renishaw TP1S touch probe in Germany
Replies: 0
Views: 731

Renishaw TP1S touch probe in Germany

I'm selling a Renishaw TP1S touch probe. You can find the specifications here: https://www.renishaw.com/cmmsupport/knowledgebase/en/tp1s-legacy-probe--22347 Users of this forum can have it for 150€. Original listing here: https://www.ebay-kleinanzeigen.de/s-anzeige/renishaw-tp1s-messtaster-messfuehl...
by aam
Fri Apr 22, 2016 4:06 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Leadshine M880/M840 Microstep Driver in Germany
Replies: 0
Views: 841

Leadshine M880/M840 Microstep Driver in Germany

I'm selling a Leadshine M880/M840 Microstep Driver. Delivers up to 7,8A Current. Users of this forum can have it for 50€. Original listing here: https://www.ebay-kleinanzeigen.de/s-anzeige/leadshine-m880-m840-schrittmotortreiber-steuerung-cnc-endstufe/457202677-168-2456 DSCF0949.jpg DSCF0951.jpg DSC...
by aam
Wed Feb 10, 2016 3:26 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Problem with ramps and lead in Fusion.
Replies: 11
Views: 1564

Re: Problem with ramps and lead in Fusion.

Try the following: Under the "Passes" Tab tick "Smoothing" and change the default value of 0.01mm to let's say 0.1mm. This will generate a gcode file with much much less lines because the toolpaths are simplified with up to 0.1mm (or the value you typed in the smoothing option) deviation from the ac...
by aam
Sat Nov 28, 2015 8:37 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Motor lock on powerdown?
Replies: 4
Views: 633

Re: Motor lock on powerdown?

I'm experiencing the same issue since i switched from A4988 drivers to DRV8825s. I found no sign of regularity for this behavior, it's 1 in 6-7 times that the motors are locked, and yes, it feels like as if you shorted both motor coils on an unconnected motor. For your purpose, getting a motor with ...
by aam
Fri Oct 09, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: LEDs under the X-axis
Replies: 13
Views: 8029

Re: LEDs under the X-axis

Thanks for the inspiration!
Total cost is 7€ and installation took 10 minutes, definitely faciliates working on the machine a lot!
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by aam
Wed Sep 30, 2015 5:25 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Digital Display for Speed Controller?
Replies: 5
Views: 1123

Re: Digital Display for Speed Controller?

Look at this: http://www.shapeoko.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=30&t=6311 Implementing a Display should be easy. I have a working version for analog Displays (vu-meters). Pros: -you have a fully working pid Controller -readout of the Speed is accurate (look at that graph in the link, rpm/pwm Ratio isnt ...
by aam
Wed Aug 12, 2015 9:37 am
Forum: CAM Help
Topic: Lift before move?
Replies: 2
Views: 868

Re: Lift before move?

(Maybe too) simple workaround:
Try manually jogging your Z to +3mm before starting to send the gcode-file.