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by dogsop
Fri Jun 03, 2016 9:36 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: new x-axis and z-axis plates -- updated instructions?
Replies: 10
Views: 1486

Re: new x-axis and z-axis plates -- updated instructions?

Is the new plate compatible with the original machine? If so is it available as a separate part?
by dogsop
Fri Apr 22, 2016 2:08 pm
Forum: Computing Hardware
Topic: Workshop computer for $15
Replies: 26
Views: 9913

Re: Workshop computer for $15

Here is an article from Hackaday on the state of the Pine 64. http://hackaday.com/2016/04/21/pine64-the-un-review/ The author was able to get Ubuntu to load but found that it didn't work very well. His comment is that the current state of the software support for the board is very poor and that at t...
by dogsop
Tue Mar 01, 2016 1:34 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: New beta for Carbide Motion
Replies: 3
Views: 917

Re: New beta for Carbide Motion

Are we ever going to see support for the SO3 Sparkfun edition?
by dogsop
Fri Jan 15, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FS: Shapeoko 3 Limit Switch Kits - V2.0
Replies: 15
Views: 2655

Re: FS: Shapeoko 3 Limit Switch Kits - V2.0

Will we be able to "HOME" the machine after installing your kit? Are instructions provided on how to set that up? Thanks. I just installed these switches (red to match my Shapeoko) and homing is very easy. The instructions include the GRBL settings to change to enable homing. The only thing I had t...
by dogsop
Tue Dec 22, 2015 7:38 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Amazon Prime: DWP611 on sale $97.99
Replies: 3
Views: 962

Re: Amazon Prime: DWP611 on sale $97.99

Thank you, I wasn't going to order one until next week since my Sparkfun SO3 is still sitting under the tree. That just saved me $20.
by dogsop
Thu Dec 10, 2015 10:17 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Carbide Create
Replies: 64
Views: 12716

Re: Carbide Create

Will Carbide Create work with the Shapeoko 3 which is being sold through Sparkfun? If so, will be get a license if we purchase through that channel?
by dogsop
Thu Dec 03, 2015 4:49 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Shapeoko 3 - Sparkfun Edition!
Replies: 8
Views: 2888

Re: Shapeoko 3 - Sparkfun Edition!

My Sparkfun kit arrived today. Sadly it is a Christmas present so I'm not allowed to open it yet.