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I got my Shapeoko (full kit) on Friday & have been fiddling with it as much as the girlfriend allows. I love it so much that I'd like to use it during those hours of the day when my neighbors don't like to hear drilling noises. From what i can tell, I'll need to replace my electronics & buy an extru...
- Thu Jun 21, 2012 11:17 pm
- Forum: Other - (etchers, drag knifes, lasers)
- Topic: Pen holders
- Replies: 17
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I have an Eggbot - I don't think the pen arm on it would offer any benefit here. It's a very simple solution to providing a Z-axis that doesn't need much accuracy. That's not to say I don't love my Eggbot for what it does, but aside from adapting some of the design elements to a new mount, I don't s...
- Mon Jun 18, 2012 6:36 pm
- Forum: Discussion
- Topic: "Hi I'm Zach the founder of Inventables ... "
- Replies: 23
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Any shipping updates for those of us with the full kit? My 30th birthday is 4 days away & this would make a great present to myself!
- Sat Jun 09, 2012 8:05 am
- Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
- Topic: Request for shapeoko group
- Replies: 12
- Views: 2830
I finally got a good simulation! Not a great tutorial, but here's what I did: 1. Create a simple object for testing in 123d Beta 9 - a short obelisk: -Open 123d, open an empty file, and save. Save often, the program crashes. -Click primitives (box object), pyramid, and select where to put it (I chos...
I was watching the Youtube videos from the original incarnation of the Shapeoko & thought of this. Hopefully you get a kick out of it! Since the ship date is almost here, I can fess up to the first CNC I made. It's two scanners and a CD-ROM laser head mounted on a photo copy stand. All the pieces we...