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by Gamble
Sat Sep 02, 2017 3:09 am
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Can't open DXF?
Replies: 1
Views: 356

Can't open DXF?

I downloaded the latest software but when I try to open my DXF files i get an error.
Is this a bug?
by Gamble
Mon Aug 08, 2016 2:49 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FS: SO3 & more. Pick up in Chicago
Replies: 10
Views: 1433

Re: FS: SO3 & more. Pick up in Chicago

up up
by Gamble
Fri Aug 05, 2016 3:58 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FS: SO3 & more. Pick up in Chicago
Replies: 10
Views: 1433

Re: FS: SO3 & more. Pick up in Chicago

Moving in 10 days....keep it or sell it?...
by Gamble
Tue Aug 02, 2016 5:11 pm
Forum: Other - (etchers, drag knifes, lasers)
Topic: Removing aluminum tabs
Replies: 36
Views: 4977

Re: Removing aluminum tabs

update on the Rockwell Jigsaw Table. It is nor $99 and comes with a wall mounting kit. The web site says limited time....who knows. I love my table! https://www.rockwelltools.com/en-US/BladeRunner-X2-RK7323-SS.aspx?trk_msg=8OSIK8LT25VKJ7FHNKNE71GAJG&trk_contact=LBD1NR7OOC261FBRU479BGS66O&utm_source...
by Gamble
Tue Aug 02, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FS: SO3 & more. Pick up in Chicago
Replies: 10
Views: 1433

Re: FS: SO3 & more. Pick up in Chicago

up!
now with new Z axis plate, a few extra end mills, new .750 bit for work leveling
by Gamble
Mon Aug 01, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Engraving questions & possible to touch off?
Replies: 4
Views: 483

Re: Engraving questions & possible to touch off?

http://www.shapeoko.com/wiki/index.php/Materials#Engraving http://www.shapeoko.com/wiki/index.php/Home/Limit_Switches#Probe The one aluminum engraving job I did I used a fixture so as to ensure a level area for the stock. http://www.shapeoko.com/projects/project.php?id=154 I did the same. I have a ...
by Gamble
Mon Aug 01, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Engraving questions & possible to touch off?
Replies: 4
Views: 483

Engraving questions & possible to touch off?

I started to practice with engraving last night on aluminum. I leveled the work surface and screwed in a piece of .080 aluminum. First attempt was it started to engrave then started cutting 3" above the work surface. Never went back down to the material. Started over this time it cut on the material...
by Gamble
Sat Jul 30, 2016 5:25 am
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: New z axis plate
Replies: 16
Views: 2122

Re: New z axis plate

Got my new plate installed tonight. It's a lot nicer for sure! Took about 45 minutes to do the swap. I took off the vertical alumium rail so I could get the z plate in, then slide this in and then fought with the screw on the bottom for awhile. I also did fight with the belt for a good 15 minutes as...
by Gamble
Fri Jul 29, 2016 4:06 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Which bit to level work surface?
Replies: 11
Views: 2301

Re: Which bit to level work surface?

Bonch,
thanks for the tip on the bit, it's amazing. Just did 2 passes .030 each pass on a 12"x7" area at 60ipm and speed 5 on the dewalt. Worked perfectly and I think I can actually go a lot faster but no rush. Cleared that area, both passes in under 7 minutes.
by Gamble
Fri Jul 29, 2016 3:13 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: New XL Shipped - Some final questions...
Replies: 12
Views: 1135

Re: New XL Shipped - Some final questions...

Just curious, what is cost on the dewalt?