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by dave_the_nerd
Sat Oct 11, 2014 11:43 pm
Forum: Mini Spindles - Purchased
Topic: Best inexpensive (<$200) quiet spindle?
Replies: 7
Views: 3368

Re: Best inexpensive (<$200) quiet spindle?

I just purchased a 400W brushless motor. This is from Wikipedia: Brushless motors offer several advantages over brushed DC motors, including more torque per weight, more torque per watt (increased efficiency), increased reliability, reduced noise, longer lifetime (no brush and commutator erosion), ...
by dave_the_nerd
Sat Oct 11, 2014 3:50 pm
Forum: Mini Spindles - Purchased
Topic: Best inexpensive (<$200) quiet spindle?
Replies: 7
Views: 3368

Best inexpensive (<$200) quiet spindle?

n00b here. I'm totally getting a Shapeoko 2 any day now. Honest! My initial wishlist is learning how to do wood inlay, and then once I understand the basics better, doing a CNC conversion for a wood lathe. The latter would probably require making some aluminum brackets. (Hence the Shapeoko 2!) I was...
by dave_the_nerd
Sat Oct 11, 2014 12:14 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Edge lit Plexiglass Night Light
Replies: 6
Views: 2864

Re: Edge lit Plexiglass Night Light

That is cool; I hope she likes it!
by dave_the_nerd
Sat Oct 11, 2014 12:12 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Gshield Issue/electronics
Replies: 5
Views: 1198

Re: Gshield Issue/electronics

magegost2 wrote:I figured it out.
Great. Could you say what the problem was, just in case we have a similar issue later? :lol:

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