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by Jeff
Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: limit switches
Replies: 0
Views: 160

limit switches

I have one limit switch light that stays on all oh the time it is the Z switch upon looking closer I find that the lights are z y x from left to right in the control box but the plugs a X Y Z from left to right. Is that correct or does it not make any difference. when I connect to the cutter I get a...
by Jeff
Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 1425

Re: Homing

I have my machine hooked up and I ran the Hello file. I came out so so but was able to get it see the the machine in action. So then I went to the homing part of the of the instructions, this is where My problem lies. After typing in the $2h the machine did not do any moving at all, I got an message...
by Jeff
Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Grid with Ruler
Replies: 1
Views: 189

Grid with Ruler

Does Carbide Create have a grid that has a length and width ruler around it ?
Jeff
by Jeff
Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 1425

Re: New to this site

I want to do the Shapeoko logo that was sent to me. in a email. I downloaded it and it is a tap file . I can not get it to open In Carbide Create.
So where can I see how to run it.
Jeff
by Jeff
Fri Jul 07, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 1425

Re: New to this site

So are you saying that they came in the wrong boxes or were assembled wrong.
When I put them all on everything seem to go to the right place.
How about a picture showing the right configuration
Thanks Jeff
by Jeff
Wed Jul 05, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 1425

Re: New to this site

Will Adams
in your post here you talked about the big got you.
Is this some thing that I need to check to see if I have my machine set op right
Jeff
by Jeff
Wed Jul 05, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 1425

Re: Help with squaring

Well I have my unit together and through this post I found where to square up the machine It talks about loosening the the screws and sliding the gantry forward to see if it touches both rails. Well mine does not touch both sides. But i see nothing about what to do if it does not touch, What do I ne...
by Jeff
Mon Jul 03, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 1425

Re: New to this site

Dan that would be great, right now I am at Seneca lake for the summer and trying to put my unit together. There are some parts that were missing from the assembly box mounting brackets and zip ties, then I get to the wiring and find that missing are the brackets, screws and double face tap to hold t...
by Jeff
Fri Jun 30, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 1425

New to this site

I am new to the world of CNC routing, So I will need a lot of help. I bought the XXL Shapeoko I am a self taught Woodworker, been doing it for most all of my life. For 25 years I owned a wood working business building custom Furniture for home and office. I designed all of the pieces mostly with pen...