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by mankyd
Thu May 21, 2015 3:00 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Attaching and Powering an RPi Directly on the Shapeoko 3
Replies: 7
Views: 1815

Re: Attaching and Powering an RPi Directly on the Shapeoko 3

Spoke with some folks at work. After some searching, I found this: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00IWO ... RV4S4C32VE

I'm going to give it a try and will report back.
by mankyd
Wed May 20, 2015 8:55 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Attaching and Powering an RPi Directly on the Shapeoko 3
Replies: 7
Views: 1815

Re: Attaching and Powering an RPi Directly on the Shapeoko 3

Looking closely at a high res image, I see both "grnd_5V" and "5V_data_clock_grnd" in the upper left: http://timf.anansi-web.com/images/misc/carbide3d.jpg

Anyone know if I can wire into either of those? Is the second one usb, or is it something else entirely?
by mankyd
Wed May 20, 2015 7:51 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Attaching and Powering an RPi Directly on the Shapeoko 3
Replies: 7
Views: 1815

Attaching and Powering an RPi Directly on the Shapeoko 3

I'd like to use http://chilipeppr.com/ to send gcode to my Shapeoko 3. I've got usb wifi plugged into a Raspberry Pi to act as the receiver. Is it possible to power the RPi directly off the Carbide board or power supply? I'd love to avoid running extra cables all over the place. Ideally, I'll attach...
by mankyd
Wed May 20, 2015 3:12 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Shapeoko 3 Time Lapse
Replies: 1
Views: 532

Shapeoko 3 Time Lapse



My camera moved before I could get the belts and electronics on. When I powered it on and things seemed to work! More testing to come this weekend.
by mankyd
Mon Apr 13, 2015 3:08 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [SO3] What's the First First-Party Upgrade You Want
Replies: 9
Views: 787

[SO3] What's the First First-Party Upgrade You Want

I'm curious what upgrades people are itching to make on your Shapeoko 3. It's been mentioned that larger rails will likely come, and it's also been suggested that home/limit switches are feasible. What upgrades do you all want official support for? Personally, home/limit switches are at the top of m...
by mankyd
Fri Feb 27, 2015 4:07 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: can a Shapeko 2 be used as an electronic die cutter ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1258

Re: can a Shapeko 2 be used as an electronic die cutter ?

I have a Silhouette and have very happy with it on the whole.

Even better though, I emailed the company was was given a reference sheet for it's GPGL codes. Checkout: http://ohthehugemanatee.net/2011/07/gpg ... -graphtec/