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by Roland J
Tue May 26, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Waste board tolerances
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

Re: Waste board tolerances

Thank's Will for the reply Will give your recommendations a try. Any improvement will be better than having a dome in the center.
by Roland J
Mon May 25, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Waste board tolerances
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

Waste board tolerances

I have the Shapeoko 3XXl with a 3/4 MDF 32" x 32" waste board with tee-nuts attached at 4 corners and at the 5 centerpoints to the factory waste board that I have been trying to resurface to be able to v-carve on. Needless to say I don't believe everything is going my way, or I'm expecting too much ...
by Roland J
Wed Apr 24, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Carving Letters
Replies: 1
Views: 1531

Carving Letters

HELP!!!! I have been trying to carve some letters both v-carve and pocket with no success Started with a toolpath that I had used previously v-carved with good results. When I went back to it the bit after zeroing all axis starts the file but lacks about i/8 in of touching the stock. changed to a .0...
by Roland J
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: XXL Blues
Replies: 9
Views: 4255

Re: XXL Blues

I have had my 3xxl for about two weeks now and have the same issues as described, 4 mm gap on opposite corners on the y axis. Machine is square to less than 1 mm diagonal, and short of re inventing the wheel i'm not resquareing the base again. Was that way 1st time put together and both times after....