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by vios
Tue Aug 07, 2012 9:26 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: AtomCNC.. Waits Over
Replies: 22
Views: 3185

Re: AtomCNC - waits

Happy belated birtday AS.
Hope it's not too late :D
by vios
Sat Aug 04, 2012 5:19 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Stepper controller and its cooling
Replies: 3
Views: 639

Re: Stepper controller and its cooling

Agreed with alden.
by vios
Mon Jul 30, 2012 7:16 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Makerslide
Replies: 19
Views: 3086

Re: Makerslide

Hi tachyio, Glad to hear someone from nearby area. I am from Malaysia and also looking for the makerslide. In fact I did ask one of alu extrusion company in JB (which belong to a Singaporean) if they can make some of the makerslide and yet get any answer from them. I would be glade if your uncle can...
by vios
Fri Jul 20, 2012 3:17 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Electro Mini-Stack - Arduino, Motor Sheild, Rapsberry Pi?
Replies: 10
Views: 2961

Re: Electro Mini-Stack - Arduino, Motor Sheild, Rapsberry Pi

i received mine few days ago. Installed debian linux and Arduino IDE. While this good as small computer running linux and as media center I dont think its suitable for more complicated stuff. I installed Arduino Ide and have tried to upload some sketch but not as smooth as expected. I think i will j...
by vios
Fri Jul 20, 2012 3:11 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: myCNCG - cross platform graphical gcode sender
Replies: 2
Views: 1944

Re: myCNCG - cross platform graphical gcode sender

I have tried to run my Shapeoko with this software and it run nicely.
I like the reset function as I didnt have to push the reset switch button on the board,
I am not a software guy so I cant help much.
Hope somebody here will help to get the real time streaming to the window :)
by vios
Fri Jul 20, 2012 3:07 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Z axis moves in the wrong direction
Replies: 4
Views: 1624

Re: Z axis moves in the wrong direction

xmishka,

It does happen to me. Same z axis go up and down.
I've got that fix after found out some of the wire (molex connector to the driver board) not sit firmly.
Try to check again the connector and make sure all the wire connect firmly.
by vios
Thu Jul 19, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Missing steps while cutting
Replies: 11
Views: 4263

Re: Missing steps while cutting

Rowblue and potatotron,

Which stepper driver both of you are using.
I am using Synthetos Grbl shield and never have this problem.
by vios
Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:27 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: AtomCNC Future
Replies: 37
Views: 3915

Re: AtomCNC Future

Adding Sd card features like the MakerBot would be soooooo cooool... :D
by vios
Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:38 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: AtomCNC Future
Replies: 37
Views: 3915

Re: AtomCNC Future

AS, Graet idea on upgrading the board :) However please keep in mind that ShapeOko was build to keep the price as lower as possible. Considering shapeoko as entry level cnc machine for beginners. Using Atmel 644 and other features will increase the total price. I suggest you stick to 328 and if addi...
by vios
Mon Jul 16, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Connecting Nema 23 to Synthetos GRBL Shield
Replies: 4
Views: 2316

Re: Connecting Nema 23 to Synthetos GRBL Shield

yeah thats rite :D