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by AFK66
Sat Nov 22, 2014 5:29 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Closed Post - Delete
Replies: 2
Views: 590

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by AFK66
Thu Oct 30, 2014 1:45 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: 30 tooth Pulley questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1826

Re: 30 tooth Pulley questions

The HDT belts where something I already had available so that's why I was thinking of going that route. I appreciate all the help and answers, and will continue reading, seems the 20T stuff is the way to go. Thanks!
by AFK66
Wed Oct 29, 2014 11:13 pm
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: 30 tooth Pulley questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1826

30 tooth Pulley questions

So I'm in the process of building a big machine, 1000mm Y, X is 1550mm. I've got some HDT 3mm pitch, 9mm wide belts. The only pulleys I've been able to find have been 30 tooth. Would anyone see a reason these would not work? I've searched on here and have seen many belt width topics, but nothing on ...
by AFK66
Mon Oct 20, 2014 1:30 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Belt Drive NEMA 23 Z axis kit
Replies: 42
Views: 8474

Re: Belt Drive NEMA 23 Z axis kit

My bearing sits lose in the new plate, it falls right out and has a decent amount of play. Did I receive a defective plate? The hole in the new plate is a loose fit. It's it's not a problem because the force on the bearing are into the plate and then the belt pulls the bearing tight. Having the loo...
by AFK66
Sun Oct 19, 2014 9:36 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Belt Drive NEMA 23 Z axis kit
Replies: 42
Views: 8474

Re: Belt Drive NEMA 23 Z axis kit

My bearing sits lose in the new plate, it falls right out and has a decent amount of play. Did I receive a defective plate?
by AFK66
Sun Sep 07, 2014 12:20 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Scrapping my upgraded Shapeoko 2
Replies: 7
Views: 2260

Re: Scrapping my upgraded Shapeoko 2

I'm interested in the

2. Z-carriage assembly with Acme screw upgrade and z-axis Nema 23 upgrade.

And the extrusions your selling possibly. Please Pm me a price for both if you have time thanks!
by AFK66
Tue Aug 12, 2014 2:33 am
Forum: Mini Spindles - Purchased
Topic: Purchased a 0.8kw spindle couple of questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1776

Re: Purchased a 0.8kw spindle couple of questions

Thank you for your response, I'll go with that vfd.
by AFK66
Fri Aug 08, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Mini Spindles - Purchased
Topic: Purchased a 0.8kw spindle couple of questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1776

Re: Purchased a 0.8kw spindle couple of questions

Sorry to jump on the thread im looking at a similar spindle myself is it necessary to get a vfd or is there a controller that i can plug into and control speed through software From what I've read so far, you have to have a VFD to control the spindle, then you can hook that up to your control board...
by AFK66
Fri Aug 08, 2014 12:54 pm
Forum: Mini Spindles - Purchased
Topic: Purchased a 0.8kw spindle couple of questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1776

Purchased a 0.8kw spindle couple of questions

Recently purchased a 0.8kw 65mm air cooled spindle on ebay, I haven't had the time lately to read up on VFD's, found this one that I liked because of it's mini design. Would it work with what I'll be running? Delta AC Motor Drive Inverter VFD007S23B VFD 3 PHASE 0-240V 4.2A 1.6KVA 1HP I don't have an...
by AFK66
Wed Aug 06, 2014 7:05 pm
Forum: GRBL
Topic: Update to 0.9g grbl another problem has been experienced.
Replies: 2
Views: 412

Re: Update to 0.9g grbl another problem has been experienced

I will look into that when I get home this afternoon, thank you for your help.