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by WillAdams
Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New homing switches not working
Replies: 3
Views: 39

Re: New homing switches not working

switches: http://www.digikey.com/product-detail/en/omron-electronics-inc-emc-div/D2QW-C003H/SW1221-ND/2698560 [10] https://www.onlinecomponents.com/omron-electronics/d2qwc003h-44021095.html additional switches (N/O) --- wire in parallel photo showing new board having lights for debugging: http://com...
by WillAdams
Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New homing switches not working
Replies: 3
Views: 39

Re: New homing switches not working

The lights are a feature of newer boards --- you probably don't have them --- as you noted you can check the status of the switches in Carbide Motion. Please see: https://wiki.shapeoko.com/index.php/FAQ#Homing_switches Sounds like a bad switch --- if swapping that out for a known good one still has ...
by WillAdams
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Can I make a waste board larger then cnc work area
Replies: 1
Views: 267

Re: Can I make a waste board larger then cnc work area

Sounds as if you've pretty much gotten it worked out --- one thing to consider is making a guide block which uses dowels to register off already made holes --- just draw it up based on the threaded insert file.
by WillAdams
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: In Carbide Create ---- Cutting Text
Replies: 2
Views: 547

Re: In Carbide Create ---- Cutting Text

The only stupid question is the unasked one.

Please see: https://wiki.shapeoko.com/index.php/Chi ... tter_Board
by WillAdams
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: infected topics
Replies: 1
Views: 60

Re: infected topics

I believe I've gotten all of these cleared out --- please report any which have been missed.
by WillAdams
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: New member here, introductions?
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Re: New member here, introductions?

Nomad, Shapeoko XL (upgraded from serial #6), and a Shapeoko 3 w/ aluminum table which will be getting an HDZ presently.
by WillAdams
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New HDZ-Problem w/ Initial Homing (Z Axis)
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: New HDZ-Problem w/ Initial Homing (Z Axis)

Make sure you've checked the HDZ checkbox.

See: https://wiki.shapeoko.com/index.php/FAQ ... er_than_up
by WillAdams
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Can I salvage my .bmp files?
Replies: 2
Views: 1815

Re: Can I salvage my .bmp files?

You can re-draw the pixel images, auto-scan them, or use them in a CAM tool which supports using pixel images such as F-Engrave or MeshCAM or PixelCNC.