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by ENC DEI
Mon Jan 16, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Shapeoko 3 #1403 Build Log
Replies: 3
Views: 1085

Re: Shapeoko 3 #1403 Build Log

Ended up starting to build this over the last couple weekends and almost done with it. I stopped and ordered the upgraded Z Axis plate and decided to build a house for it. 48" Wx 32" Lx 24" H. I just got 5 of the six sides put together and laying down a base cost of white paint. Why so big? Well, at...
by ENC DEI
Thu Dec 01, 2016 1:16 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Joining the Club
Replies: 16
Views: 2967

Re: Joining the Club

I bought the softcover book of Amazon and it's great for complete newbies like myself.
by ENC DEI
Wed Nov 30, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Shapeoko 3 #1403 Build Log
Replies: 3
Views: 1085

Re: Shapeoko 3 #1403 Build Log

Please get safety gear, eye and hearing protection, dust collection. I've already got a TON of plugs, muffs, safety glasses out in the garage. I missed out on the suck it but will be purchasing one once available for sale again and one of my first projects is a dust collection setup like Winston ma...
by ENC DEI
Wed Nov 30, 2016 4:22 am
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Shapeoko 3 #1403 Build Log
Replies: 3
Views: 1085

Shapeoko 3 #1403 Build Log

I finally took the plunge and purchased a new in box (used) Shapeoko 3 from a member here on the forums. He purchased and never even opened the box! I opened it up over the weekend and started inspecting everything. I'm a diesel mechanic in the Navy by trade, but this is all new to me. I picked up a...
by ENC DEI
Tue Nov 08, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: First Project - Bottle Opener with Magnetic Cap Catcher
Replies: 6
Views: 2306

Re: First Project - Bottle Opener with Magnetic Cap Catcher

I used these plans and then just adapted a little bit. I made them out of red oak last year. http://beer.wonderhowto.com/how-to/carr ... s-0140286/


Edited to add that the Detroit Tigers one is beautiful!!
by ENC DEI
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:41 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: SOLD___Shapeoko 3 for SALE , Only $700
Replies: 4
Views: 1781

Re: Shapeoko 3 for SALE , Only $700

Sent you a PM. I'm ready to send money via PayPal if it's available still.
by ENC DEI
Tue Nov 08, 2016 3:43 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: First Project - Bottle Opener with Magnetic Cap Catcher
Replies: 6
Views: 2306

Re: First Project - Bottle Opener with Magnetic Cap Catcher

My selection was based in part on the landmark research performed by KJ Magnetics ( https://www.kjmagnetics.com/blog.asp?p=bottle-opener ). I am looking into the nomination process for a Nobel Prize. For grins, I ran a video with one cap dropping from the side of the board (about 2.5" off center) a...
by ENC DEI
Sun Sep 25, 2016 9:56 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: SOLD * Assembled Shapeoko 3 For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 1291

Re: Assembled Shapeoko 3 For Sale

Sent you a pm
by ENC DEI
Wed Sep 21, 2016 5:33 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: SOLD * For sale: shapeoko 3 * SOLD
Replies: 12
Views: 2458

Re: For sale: shapeoko 3

When was it purchased and is everything that originally came still with it? I sent you an email as well.
by ENC DEI
Sun Sep 18, 2016 6:00 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: New to all of this
Replies: 0
Views: 633

New to all of this

Hey everyone, I've enjoyed making things out of wood and just recently discovered CNC routers. I really like the pricepoint of the Shapeoko to get me started but know nothing about CAD/CAM. Diesel mechanic by trade. I did purchase Edward Firds book off Amazon and am starting to read now. Anyone loca...