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by rpe
Fri Nov 16, 2012 6:22 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: I hate UNO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2364

Re: I hate UNO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I got it!!!!!! My UNO drivers where corrupt (reinstalled them). It connected and I issued the y10 and the motor moved but it would not move again. I checked all my connections but nothing. I went to Reactive's site and downloaded GRBL 0.8a and uploaded it to UNO and now it works. I had originally us...
by rpe
Thu Nov 15, 2012 2:38 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: I hate UNO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2364

I hate UNO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I don't like UNO the game or the controller board. The controller board has been a pain in my you know what since I first tried to install the software. I have it all built and seems to work right except when I run G-code sender. It won't find it. I think I will go with my HobbyCNC board. Much easie...
by rpe
Sat Nov 03, 2012 2:13 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: z axis threaded rod not gripped by coupler
Replies: 10
Views: 3479

Re: z axis threaded rod not gripped by coupler

Do you still see a gap in the split where the screw is? If you do keep tightening it. You should be able to close that pretty much up.
by rpe
Fri Nov 02, 2012 3:20 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Batch 4 surpise!
Replies: 10
Views: 2047

Re: Batch 4 surpise!

I put mine mechanical kit together last night after I got home from work. Now I just have to do the electronics. The only problem I had with the build was most of the holes for the eccentric nuts was to small.
by rpe
Tue Oct 30, 2012 11:35 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Batch 4 surpise!
Replies: 10
Views: 2047

Re: Batch 4 surpise!

If you mean these http://www.shapeoko.com/upgrades then no. But I did check to see if the holes lined up with the makerslide and they did. That is as far as I have gotten. It will be the weekend before I get very far in to it. I did notice one difference on the motor plates where the makerslide moun...
by rpe
Tue Oct 30, 2012 10:10 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Batch 4 surpise!
Replies: 10
Views: 2047

Re: Batch 4 surpise!

I got mine today.
by rpe
Tue Oct 23, 2012 10:14 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Batch 5 - Shipping?
Replies: 5
Views: 1364

Re: Batch 5 - Shipping?

I'm in Batch 4 and haven't received any notifications yet.
by rpe
Mon Oct 08, 2012 10:21 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: 4 Axis mod ?
Replies: 21
Views: 8927

Re: 4 Axis mod ?

How about a Watchmakers lathe? I have been thinking on this for awhile now. I'm just waiting on my Batch #4 ShapeOko to get here. ( OH THE AGONY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)
by rpe
Tue Oct 02, 2012 12:34 am
Forum: Design Ideas
Topic: How about a vertical double makerslide gantry?
Replies: 10
Views: 3139

Re: How about a vertical double makerslide gantry?

I like it but I think adjusting everthing would be difficult.