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by WillAdams
Sun Apr 05, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Textures in the new CC Pro
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: Textures in the new CC Pro

Not a pixel texture, but here's one way to do a wood texture:

https://wiki.shapeoko.com/index.php/Cre ... tic_letter
by WillAdams
Sun Apr 05, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam carves twice now??
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: Makercam carves twice now??

Carbide Create?

The free mode should do everything MakerCAM did (and more!) (except for the drill operation).

https://carbide3d.com/carbidecreate/
by WillAdams
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Textures in the new CC Pro
Replies: 1
Views: 30

Re: Textures in the new CC Pro

There are two options for textures in Carbide Create: - the toolpath option - the 3D modeling pixel image texture option For the latter you need a greyscale image --- there should be one at: https://community.carbide3d.com/t/carbide-create-pro-wavy-flag/16974 --- the former should "just work", just ...
by WillAdams
Wed Apr 01, 2020 1:57 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lost in the San Antonio Area (Shapeoko XXL)
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: Lost in the San Antonio Area (Shapeoko XXL)

Very sorry to hear about this difficulty. The docs are on-line: https://docs.carbide3d.com/ and you may find https://shapeokoenthusiasts.gitbook.io/shapeoko-cnc-a-to-z/ of interest If you'll e-mail us at support@carbide3d.com we can send you a PDF of the assembly manual and will do our best to help ...
by WillAdams
Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Tune up?
Replies: 1
Views: 387

Re: Tune up?

by WillAdams
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:33 am
Forum: CAD Help
Topic: Large text in CC
Replies: 1
Views: 881

Re: Large text in CC

Recent betas have added an "Advanced V carving" feature which directly supports this for folks who have a BitSetter or are able to do toolchanges in a single file: http://carbide3d.com/carbidecreate/beta/ For a manual work-around see: https://wiki.shapeoko.com/index.php/Carbide_Create_Basics#Clearin...
by WillAdams
Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New homing switches not working
Replies: 5
Views: 1322

Re: New homing switches not working

I believe that's a compile time option in Grbl.
by WillAdams
Sun Mar 01, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Does Inventables Nema 23 upgrade to Shapeoko 2 work ok?
Replies: 4
Views: 1125

Re: Does Inventables Nema 23 upgrade to Shapeoko 2 work ok?

1 - It's my understanding the power supply provides sufficient voltage to run the NEMA23 motors --- they're more efficient due to the larger diameter which is the big advantage, so should work well. 2 - yes, the threaded rod on the Z-axis has much better mechanical advantage, and the Z-axis has to m...
by WillAdams
Sat Feb 29, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Rapid Rate
Replies: 5
Views: 949

Re: Rapid Rate

I provided that above with a link to where I got them from.
by WillAdams
Thu Feb 27, 2020 2:38 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Rapid Rate
Replies: 5
Views: 949

Re: Rapid Rate

I'm afraid that if you want to change the defaults, that currently requires that one uses the MDI to set them as one would when calibrating for belt stretch:

https://docs.carbide3d.com/shapeoko-faq ... t-stretch/