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- Wed Dec 28, 2016 6:29 pm
- Forum: GRBL
- Topic: How to turn off ease out/in motion?
- Replies: 4
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Otherwise, you can try using Grbl's dynamic laser mode that modulates laser power with acceleration. To use it, command an M4, rather than an M3 to power up your laser. Or, use a CAM program that accounts for the acceleration by adding some overscan distance. Just to clarify, dynamic laser mode was...
- Fri Nov 18, 2016 5:30 pm
- Forum: Electronics
- Topic: Optically isolating limit switches
- Replies: 6
- Views: 1716
Ok, questions. Probably due to my still-considerable ignorance in electronic matters. 1. That hall effect sensor works at a fairly wide range of 3.8V to 30V. Why are you running it at 24V, rather than the 5V the Arduino is able to interface with directly? 2. Is the optocoupler just being used as a 2...
- Wed Nov 09, 2016 7:44 pm
- Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
- Topic: No more free private OnShape documents
- Replies: 1
- Views: 707
As a free OnShape user I probably should have a big problem with this, but I really don't. Anyone selling a free/premium app has to come up with a solid barrier between the two tiers, and "needs private documents" is a much more natural barrier than "needs more than 10 private documents and/or more ...
- Mon Nov 07, 2016 6:07 pm
- Forum: Discussion
- Topic: Dust collection best practices for Shapeoko 3
- Replies: 13
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Over the weekend I finally got my dust collection setup finalized. I found a really great 8 gallon Hefty plastic tub that fits perfectly under my workbench: IMG_3111.jpg I cut out a retaining ring to put less stress on the fairly thin lid plastic: IMG_3113.jpg My dust shoe should arrive in about a m...