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by alpha
Tue Apr 17, 2012 8:37 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Useful Links!
Replies: 15
Views: 35353

Re: Useful Links!

Good info regarding plastic cutting: http://www.onsrud.com/plusdocs/Doc/index.html?model.code=TECH002 Endmill link for ShapeOko Wiki http://buildyourcnc.com/endmills.aspx CNC Panel Joinery Notebook http://blog.makezine.com/2012/04/13/cnc-panel-joinery-notebook/ 50 DIGITAL WOOD JOINTS http://www.flex...
by alpha
Mon Apr 16, 2012 12:38 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: End mills
Replies: 17
Views: 4032

Re: End mills

Thanks for this link: Here's another that I ran across a while ago which really gave me some insight into the science behind choosing end mills. http://www.cncathome.com/spindles.html the interesting bit starts just below the picture of the spindle with the last word indicator mounted to it (about 1...
by alpha
Sun Apr 15, 2012 4:57 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: End mills
Replies: 17
Views: 4032

Re: End mills

I'm a total endmill noob, I just finshed reading the Wikipedia article about endmills but I still don't understand what type is used with what material? I also searched the ShapeOko wiki but I was not able to find any list ether. Is there a good resource out there? If someone puts a kit together ple...
by alpha
Fri Apr 13, 2012 1:56 pm
Forum: Build Logs
Topic: ShapeOko #200 from inventables batch
Replies: 5
Views: 3486

ShapeOko #200 from inventables batch

Hello, since I read an article in Make about home made CNC project I wanted my own CNC to play with (and a 3D printer!). Right now I don't have the money and or room for a large CNC. As a backer of the MakerSlide project I wanted to use it for some time. I'm also a Arduino fan so I guess the ShapeOk...