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by WillAdams
Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Carbide Create Issue
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: Carbide Create Issue

Please send the problem file in to us at support@carbide3d.com and we'll try to have a developer look into it.
by WillAdams
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Survey for Carbide 3D betas
Replies: 0
Views: 114

Survey for Carbide 3D betas

Luke posted this on the other forums:

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ZCZ8KJV

If you're interested, please take the survey and help out in testing!
by WillAdams
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Shapeoko 3 XL upgrade --- Some thoughts
Replies: 22
Views: 6814

Re: Shapeoko 3 XL upgrade --- Some thoughts

Since, I've gotten the official T-track and installed it, adding the previous lengths in-between (fortuitously the dimensions came out pretty well --- just needed to cut two pieces custom. I've also decided that the original 16" lengths of filler material make more sense (easy enough to add spacers ...
by WillAdams
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Does the Shapeoko no longer use Makerslide?
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Does the Shapeoko no longer use Makerslide?

Correct. The Shapeoko 3 introduced a new, proprietary aluminum extrusion. https://wiki.shapeoko.com/index.php/Shapeoko_3#Drawings

I'm afraid that we're a small shop and à la carte parts sales aren't an option beyond out-of-warranty repairs.
by WillAdams
Mon Sep 09, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Stars on US flag
Replies: 2
Views: 55

Re: Stars on US flag

Post the file or a screengrab?

Some discussion of this sort of thing at: https://community.carbide3d.com/t/creat ... ments/8787 and I believe there are some sample files on cutrocket.com
by WillAdams
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: old shapeoko 3, fusion 360 circular issues
Replies: 5
Views: 391

Re: old shapeoko 3, fusion 360 circular issues

Best thing to do is to adjust things so that the machine doesn't have a problem reaching as low as it needs to: - mount router as low as possible (if using the Carbide 3D adapter insert from underneath) - add a spoilboard to lift work up so that the machine doesn't struggle Test feeds and speeds and...
by WillAdams
Tue Aug 27, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Measuring router bit diameter
Replies: 1
Views: 361

Re: Measuring router bit diameter

Best thing to do is cut a slot in a given material and measure it, and note in a notebook that that router bit in that material cuts a slot as measured.