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by Little Hands
Sun Feb 02, 2014 2:30 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Vote for your favorite ShapeOko spindle solution!
Replies: 75
Views: 30103

Re: Vote for your favorite ShapeOko spindle solution!

I get my Bosch Colt motor mount from Inventables on Monday. The Colt is stock with a 1/4"dia. collet, I have ordered a 1/8"dia. As soon as I cut a few more parts and things with the stock SO2 spindle. I will change over to the Colt. I am upgrading to the Nema 23-140's on Z and X axis. I figure the (...
by Little Hands
Sat Feb 01, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

Let me know!?
by Little Hands
Sat Feb 01, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

will,

I ran the "hello world" with a pen, it ran great, I then ran with stock SO2 spindle, it ran great!. Not sure how to post a photo but it runs great..
by Little Hands
Sat Feb 01, 2014 7:55 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

I just ran a few tests: - continuity: expected to be okay..? (mutlimeter @ 200omh, readings 1.0 to 1.1 all axis) appears to be good. - directions of all axis: all axis ran reverse with a $6=28, a $6=252 corrected this issue per wiki settings. I can change the $6= and see things change 28 or 156 or 6...
by Little Hands
Sat Feb 01, 2014 5:22 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

Continuity is good (multimeter set @ 200ohm)? From each terminal block screw to the terminal on the shield I get readings of 1.0 to 1.1... Good? :|
by Little Hands
Fri Jan 31, 2014 1:07 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

Pressing the reset on the shield (many times, many times)? Things start moving again. If I press the reset again will things go side-ways (stop working) again...? Sometimes the LED lights on the shield stay on? Sometimes only X, sometimes all axis LED's stay on and sometimes only the Z LED...?
by Little Hands
Sat Jan 18, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

I have new issues. I ran the "hello world", went well. I turned everything off and went to bed. The next day turning everything on and jogging the machine my Y is running opp. and the Z is running opp. (reverse)? There is a small LED on the Arduino flashing, the LED(s) on the grblshield were on (X &...
by Little Hands
Sat Jan 18, 2014 3:20 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: Grbl Education
Replies: 4
Views: 929

Grbl Education

Using UGS 1.0.6 with GRBL 0.8c, SO2 stock machine (X has been modified to 1M). UGS command: $, I get a "menu": $$ (view grbl), $#(view # parameters), $G(view....... I do understand some of the info. but not all of it..? $$ gives me the GRBL settings but I do not understand the diff. between, say, $0...
by Little Hands
Fri Jan 17, 2014 4:02 am
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

THANKS YOU! twforeman "dude" !

I finally re-config'd the GRBL and ran the "hello world" tonight and no problems, no more crashes, a few adj's to make but very nice!

I hope this helped others? I'm sure I have many more "dumb" questions to come.
by Little Hands
Tue Jan 14, 2014 4:13 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: saving GRBL settings
Replies: 16
Views: 3140

Re: saving GRBL settings

My GRBL v0.8c. I have been typing my changes where the settings are displayed not in the "command line". I will try this tonight..
Will this correct my size issue? Thanks!