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- Tue Jan 15, 2013 4:06 pm
- Forum: Electronics
- Topic: GRBL shield Z-axis mod question
- Replies: 2
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I have an inventables batch one Shapeoko - mech kit only so I sourced all of the electronics. At the time that I bought the GRBL shield I didn't know to ask for the z-axis mod so did not have that done before they shipped it off to me. Not wanting to worry about that at the outset I got my mech kit ...
Good idea jsbannis I was actually using a multimeter last night to try to test my electronics when my 3 year old "assistant" wanted to see it and promptly dropped it on the garage floor. Bad news there, but good news is now I will be able to buy one with a continuity tester and check that out before...
Thanks for the replies. I had a little time to play with the electronics last night and think that I may have elimanated the arduino and uploading grbl from my list of problems. I was able to upload the "blink" sketch to my arduino (which worked) and have successfully uploaded grbl. When I uploaded ...
Last night was supposed to be my moment where I finally saw my Shapoko come to life. Unfortunately I was thwarted in my attempt and now seek advice to see if I can fix what is wrong with my setup. First the problem. Upon hooking everything up - laptop to electronics to Shapoko - last night I attempt...
- Wed Aug 15, 2012 3:01 pm
- Forum: Electronics
- Topic: Intermittent Z-axis plunges during long jobs
- Replies: 8
- Views: 2938
I can not offer an answer to the z-axis problems as I am just now getting my Shapoko up and running but I just wanted to complement nfortosis on what looks like a very cool project. Ideas like that are a big reason I am dipping my toe into the CNC universe and it is cool to see actual projects (z ax...
I have one more question pertaining to the power supply. In the construction of an enclosure for my electronics I have come across a cooling fan similar to the one shown here to foster some air movement. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B007PQ0KDY/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00 My question is can the po...
I realize this may be a very basic question but does anyone have a recomondation on the type (size, guage etc.) of wire to use to connect the power supply to the grblShield?