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by janapriya
Tue Apr 01, 2014 2:06 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: soundproofing enclosures?
Replies: 65
Views: 40362

Re: soundproofing enclosures?

FattyMatty, Please add more pictures. I'm also in an apartment, worried about neighbor complaints.
by janapriya
Sun Mar 30, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Hello World!
Replies: 9
Views: 1275

Re: Hello World!

Thanks Rob. I will check that. What bothered me most was number "2" is thick. I made sure the pen is rigid, however will check it again just in case.
by janapriya
Sun Mar 30, 2014 8:30 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Hello World!
Replies: 9
Views: 1275

Hello World!

I ran hello world and got this result. I try to figure out why the second "O" is not thick as the first "O".

Does this mean, I should work more on tuning the machine

(I took the photo in an angle).

Thanks

Ruwan.
by janapriya
Sun Mar 30, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: $150 off Misumi Promotion
Replies: 143
Views: 22219

Re: $150 off Misumi Promotion

IMHO, the deal went well with USA customers. For Canada, the shipping(+other costs) almost killed the deal. USA shipping was around $25. Canada shipping was over $100.
by janapriya
Sat Mar 29, 2014 5:25 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Squaring the machine
Replies: 5
Views: 2306

Re: Squaring the machine

Thanks.
by janapriya
Fri Mar 28, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Squaring the machine
Replies: 5
Views: 2306

Re: Squaring the machine

1. I used a framing square to get the Y perpendicular to the front extrusion. You will probably need some sort of spacer block to get around the end plate. I used a spare piece of extrusion. 2. If you Y axis rails are perpendicular to the front rail, then you can just push the gantry all the way fo...
by janapriya
Fri Mar 28, 2014 5:17 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Squaring the machine
Replies: 5
Views: 2306

Squaring the machine

Sorry if these are obvious questions, however I'm stuck in squaring my machine. I've been reading instructions on squaring, specially IC's method. 1. How do we make sure we get 90 degrees between a Y axis and the front black extrusion (or waste board)? What are the tools used? 2. How do we make sure...
by janapriya
Thu Mar 27, 2014 1:10 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Could someone please help me to identify this?
Replies: 9
Views: 1969

Re: Could someone please help me to identify this?

Thanks guys!

For plywood what would be the thickness recommended?

J.
by janapriya
Mon Mar 24, 2014 5:13 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Could someone please help me to identify this?
Replies: 9
Views: 1969

Re: Could someone please help me to identify this?

Thanks Edward! I would definitely like to try that out.