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by smittles2003
Mon Mar 25, 2013 12:16 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Rubber Cement Hold-down Assist
Replies: 1
Views: 2562

Re: Rubber Cement Hold-down Assist

That looks really good! And a good idea to boot--don't have my shapeoko yet, but once I get my tax return and get it in the mail, I may look at something like this! Thanks for sharing
by smittles2003
Sun Mar 17, 2013 4:47 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Electronic Enclosure
Replies: 12
Views: 7855

Re: Electronic Enclosure

I would also throw in a Raspberry Pi + Wifi USB adapter -- that would be $35 (assuming you have a spare USB mini cable and and SD card) Can connect with an arduino and act as wireless server/VNC in remotely from a laptop/etc... That's probably the route I'm going to go when I get my shapeoko, just f...
by smittles2003
Wed Mar 06, 2013 4:26 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Wedding sign
Replies: 18
Views: 3507

Re: Wedding sign

It looks great! Can't wait to try something similar myself when my Shapeoko arrives!
by smittles2003
Tue Mar 05, 2013 3:25 pm
Forum: PCB Fabrication
Topic: Conductive Tape + PCB Board + Shapeoko?
Replies: 2
Views: 1661

Conductive Tape + PCB Board + Shapeoko?

Hey Guys-- Just had an idea and hadn't seen it anywhere on the forums (but it probably is because most everything is! :lol: ) Anyway, I was thinking about getting a regular protoboard or similar and covering it in electrically conductive tape (http://www.stewmac.com/shopby/item/0037?utm_source=googl...
by smittles2003
Tue Feb 19, 2013 9:06 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Just starting out--advice on parts
Replies: 5
Views: 911

Re: Just starting out--advice on parts

Thanks everyone! I'm thinking about buying the $600 pack just to get started and then doing modifications after and as needed. I'm used to tinkering with electronics and such, so it's not putting everything together that scares me, but not paying a ton more for ordering the wrong part / shipping fro...
by smittles2003
Tue Feb 19, 2013 4:45 am
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: Jimmy's Build
Replies: 30
Views: 7041

Re: Jimmy's Build

Could you upload a few more pictures of how you mounted the motors with the belt on the outside? It looks slick, I just can't quite see exactly how it works!
by smittles2003
Mon Feb 18, 2013 10:36 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Just starting out--advice on parts
Replies: 5
Views: 911

Just starting out--advice on parts

Hello everyone! I just recently found the ShapeOko and have been very impressed by everything going on in the forums. I'm looking at building one myself and wanted to get some feedback--the parts i'm looking at are fairly standard, but wanted to make sure I would have everything I needed to start. H...