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by Misant
Sat Sep 08, 2012 9:30 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: Alternate Z-axis
Replies: 6
Views: 1721

Alternate Z-axis

For my bigger brother design discussed here http://www.shapeoko.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=618 i have been drawing an alternate z-axis. This setup has to move less weight up and down. I am designing specifically with the Kress 800 in mind. The Z-axis is a Nema23, this is due to available pulleys...
by Misant
Tue Sep 04, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: camera slider with edwards motor mounts/ end mounts
Replies: 2
Views: 1241

Re: camera slider with edwards motor mounts/ end mounts

haha, "mounting the electronics nicely someday":) we have all thought that many many moons ago *looks at this 2 year old 3D printer and tries to see it behind the mess of wires* some day, eventually, i will mount the electronics nicely
by Misant
Sun Sep 02, 2012 6:27 pm
Forum: Trim Routers
Topic: Kress 1050
Replies: 68
Views: 22012

Re: Kress 1050

I am getting a Kress 800 for my cnc.
by Misant
Sat Aug 11, 2012 9:28 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail
Replies: 9
Views: 11074

Re: My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail

As per this artice http://mendelmax.com/tikiwiki/tiki-inde ... nd+Pulleys i have choosen
this pulley: https://sdp-si.com/eStore/PartDetail.as ... roupID=347 (with 6.xx mm bore) 40 teeth
and a 2mm pitch, 6mm belt.
by Misant
Fri Aug 10, 2012 8:51 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail
Replies: 9
Views: 11074

Re: My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail

The gantry is 40x60 and i have selected GT2 as pulley/belt.
by Misant
Fri Aug 10, 2012 10:44 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail
Replies: 9
Views: 11074

Re: My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail

I know that i am venturing in unknown territory with the open rail and modified motormounts, but that is also the fun in designing and building, trying new things. I am aware that this might cause problems. and i already joined the kickstarter for open rail, so wont be investing in the Makerslide Ul...
by Misant
Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail
Replies: 9
Views: 11074

My design - shapeoko - 1m*1m - openrail

After having added a 3D-printer to my hobby kit, i am in need of a milling machine, but i found the standard ShapeOko a little bit small. That together with restrictions for packages being shipped from the US to EU, and Makerslide is difficult to get and only comes in 1 size, and shipping on Open Ra...