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by dataway
Fri Aug 29, 2014 8:10 pm
Forum: tinyG
Topic: Limit switches & auto tool height setter?
Replies: 39
Views: 14195

Re: Limit switches & auto tool height setter?

Sure here is a quick video I put together going through my homing sequence

https://vimeo.com/104751920

Hope this helps
by dataway
Wed Aug 27, 2014 2:56 pm
Forum: tinyG
Topic: Limit switches & auto tool height setter?
Replies: 39
Views: 14195

Re: Limit switches & auto tool height setter?

For my tinyg I setup a tool height setter using the Z-axis homing switch and a thin aluminum plate which is 1 mm thick, placed on the material. I have the switch set as normally open, attach a alligator clip to the bit and one to the aluminum plate and when I hit home all axis in tGFX the Z Axis goe...
by dataway
Wed Aug 06, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: 3D Printing
Topic: Would someone be willing to print?
Replies: 7
Views: 3293

Re: Would someone be willing to print?

Sure I would be happy to print them for you I just need to know what kind of material, PLA, ABS, Nylon

PM me directly and we can work it out

John
by dataway
Mon Jun 30, 2014 7:57 pm
Forum: tinyG
Topic: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender
Replies: 18
Views: 6707

Re: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender

@AlBorland - FF is working fine for me, what is the file name you are trying to drag into FF that file may have an association that causes it to open in FF browser tab.
by dataway
Fri Jun 27, 2014 4:48 am
Forum: tinyG
Topic: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender
Replies: 18
Views: 6707

Re: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender

Thanks for the info John I am working up an Algorithm based on your info and will get it tested this weekend and post my findings. Here is a screenshot of my milling job sorry for the quality had to shirk it down to attach in forum: Screen Shot 2014-06-26 at 9.38.42 PM.png Here is a link to my rougi...
by dataway
Fri Jun 27, 2014 12:44 am
Forum: tinyG
Topic: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender
Replies: 18
Views: 6707

Re: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender

very interesting... could you use your serial port json server to serve up the serial port from a raspberry pi with a Shapeoko2 attached, and then print to it using something like your program or Easel? That would be great if it was basically a straight conversion from tcp to serial and the softwar...
by dataway
Thu Jun 26, 2014 11:19 pm
Forum: tinyG
Topic: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender
Replies: 18
Views: 6707

Re: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender

Thanks John appreciate the quick fix for that ... This is so simple and extensible... but you know what I did experience is some stuttering on intricate curves seems like the planner buffer is being starved on these types of moves but I think just looking at your code it may be a tuning setting on t...
by dataway
Thu Jun 26, 2014 9:42 pm
Forum: tinyG
Topic: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender
Replies: 18
Views: 6707

Re: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender

Hi John, Yes I just went through your hello world video you had posted on youtube and I am a software developer by trade and will definitely be extending the functionality. I noticed the home button did not work on either the over all homing and via each axis so was going to start off looking at tha...
by dataway
Thu Jun 26, 2014 3:04 pm
Forum: tinyG
Topic: ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender
Replies: 18
Views: 6707

ChiliPeppr Gcode Sender

Just wanted to share this with the group. I have been struggling with TGfx sending gcode to my tinyG and was looking for alternatives and stumbled upon this web based gcode sender and have run a few complex 3D milling jobs that TGfx would not run successfully and chilipeppr ran them flawlessly. I am...
by dataway
Thu May 22, 2014 3:30 pm
Forum: tinyG
Topic: Top Feedrates?
Replies: 8
Views: 1779

Re: Top Feedrates?

This sounds similar to an Issue that was reported on the tinyG forum that myself and another user experienced and it turns out to be an issue in the firmware for tinyG and Alden is working to put up a new firmware version this weekend on the edge branch. Have a look at this thread for more details :...