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by roamin
Tue Dec 08, 2015 8:05 pm
Forum: Mach3
Topic: Shapeoko Mach3 profile
Replies: 4
Views: 7994

Re: Shapeoko Mach3 profile

@cvoinescu its based towards the controller itself, i had issues with mine with the axis not being very smooth, they would have micro jitter (if thats what you would call it) and it was not accurate as it would miss steps. i updated my board to the latest versions and so on. still had issues. i adju...
by roamin
Mon Dec 07, 2015 1:31 am
Forum: Mach3
Topic: Shapeoko Mach3 profile
Replies: 4
Views: 7994

Re: Shapeoko Mach3 profile

no, you need to run a parallel port controller or a usb based tb series controller. i use a SOC Robotics GenY32 4-Axis Controller which is parallel and also has usb interface and they supply a mach3 plugin for using the usb port. mach3 is parallel, mach4 focuses on using usb, but you need a controll...
by roamin
Wed Aug 05, 2015 9:48 pm
Forum: Mini Spindles - Purchased
Topic: 400 watt brushless spindle and controller
Replies: 59
Views: 36165

Re: 400 watt brushless spindle and controller

hello there, i am currently running a 400w brushed motor and if it has any form of load on it when cutting it makes a horrible noise. i was wandering what peoples thoughts are on these brushless spindles. anyone have one running in there machine? how is it? does it cut well? most of my work will be ...