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by Jeff
Mon Mar 23, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Cutting a dado with out a tool path file
Replies: 0
Views: 1471

Cutting a dado with out a tool path file

<t>I have some cabinet bottoms that need 2 3/4' dado cut in to them.<br/> The board is longer that the cutting area.<br/> So it will have to hang out the back and probably the front <br/> I will put 2 strips of wood to hold the 24Inch wide board in place on on each side of the board.<br/> Then I wan...
by Jeff
Thu Feb 27, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Rapid Rate
Replies: 5
Views: 2159

Re: Rapid Rate

I guess I did not make my self clear. I do not want to make any changes to the settings in CM I am just looking for the speed rate for the rapid
movement from say the home position to the front left corner.
Or whatever the fasted movement of the machine is
Jeff
by Jeff
Wed Feb 26, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Rapid Rate
Replies: 5
Views: 2159

Re: Rapid Rate

It is interesting that almost every time I post a question here ,I don't get a straight answer but directed to some other place the that means nothing to meat all .I am not a programer so I would not try to change any settings in Carbide Motion
Jeff
by Jeff
Sat Feb 22, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Rapid Rate
Replies: 5
Views: 2159

Rapid Rate

Can some one tell me how to find out what the rapid rate of a Shapeoko XXXl is.
I want to put that info into Vcarve Pro to get more accurate tool path run times.
Jeff
by Jeff
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: infected topics
Replies: 1
Views: 885

infected topics

I have just opened 3 shapeoko topics that are old post and the now have post about drugs in them
Whats going on I recommend you not open and topics on the shapeoko form
JeffPeters
by Jeff
Sun Dec 22, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Bit Setter
Replies: 1
Views: 2749

Bit Setter

Yesterday I watched a video on using the bit setter. I asked weather it would work with Vectric Vcarve Pro .Thersponce was no. The gcode vectric wrote does not allow you to save 2 different tools the same file. What he did say was that some one Here had did some to the gcode to make it work with the...
by Jeff
Sun Dec 15, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Thinking of getting a shapeoko but can I do this?
Replies: 1
Views: 2513

Re: Thinking of getting a shapeoko but can I do this?

Hi If your can get it designed in Carbide Create then you will be able to generate the toolpaths then save the G code in Carbide Motion then you will be able to cut it. In woulde download Carbide create and play around with it doing some designs and get the feel as to how it works.
Jeff
by Jeff
Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: touch probe
Replies: 4
Views: 2738

Re: touch probe

I am sorry to say that the info I got to post here on my how to use the touch probe came from you tube. and not from carbide 3d like it should have.
Been able to do none of video they put out say anything about using the done button or the zero- zero all buttons.
Jeff
by Jeff
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: touch probe
Replies: 4
Views: 2738

Re: touch probe

Ok so I want to under stand how to use the probe correctly . to be able to touch off using my machine bed to set my Z. So I put the probe on top of my material set it so it is even with the x side and probe. Or do I hit the done button after each probe? do nothing else then put the probe flush on to...
by Jeff
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: touch probe
Replies: 4
Views: 2738

touch probe

What is the thinnest wood you can use the touch probe on to do XYZ ?
Also on when using the paper method to touch set the XYZ on how many screens do you hit the Zero or zero ALL In Carbide motion.?
Jeff