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by Jeff
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Taper milling
Replies: 8
Views: 861

Re: Taper milling

What I want to make is a small 4 foot boat ore .
Most ore's on the paddle end start out as thick as the handle and then taper down some at the end.
Jeff
by Jeff
Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Need to build a moving cabinet
Replies: 17
Views: 1611

Re: Need to build a moving cabinet

Dave I have another question. This is about the assembly of the unit. After I got my unit assembled and checked to see if it was square I found that if I put the gantry all the was to the back and it touched the up right. It hit the back right corner but there was a gap on the left back corner. Then...
by Jeff
Sat Oct 21, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Need to build a moving cabinet
Replies: 17
Views: 1611

Re: Need to build a moving cabinet

Dave I checked out the link you provided and that is some impressive things you have made.
Also looked further and saw your shop that is nice also.
Jeff
by Jeff
Sat Oct 21, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Need to build a moving cabinet
Replies: 17
Views: 1611

Re: Need to build a moving cabinet

You can get castors like that at Rockler or Woodcraft supply.
I bought a very nice set for my cabinet that I an building from Peachtree woodworking in Atlanta.
Dave that is a very nice cabinet.
Do you have a dust collector attached to your router.
Jeff
by Jeff
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:07 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Taper milling
Replies: 8
Views: 861

Taper milling

I would like to find out if it is possible to mill a taper on a piece of wood,
I want to take a 3/4" piece of pine and start on the left edge and taper the top surface to 1/2" on the other edge.
Jeff
by Jeff
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:51 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Need to build a moving cabinet
Replies: 17
Views: 1611

Re: Need to build a moving cabinet

Here is a sample of a regester grate I made.
by Jeff
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Need to build a moving cabinet
Replies: 17
Views: 1611

Re: Need to build a moving cabinet

Dave After you do a design do you then use carbide create to set you tool paths.. I am just using the Carbide Create and Carbide motion, for right not. I work with my wife to create some designs she uses Photo shop elements. Then use inkscapes to create SVG files then CC to do the tool paths. She ha...
by Jeff
Thu Oct 19, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Need to build a moving cabinet
Replies: 17
Views: 1611

Re: Need to build a moving cabinet

Thanks For the Reply. Dave, Have you used your machine much and what sort of things will you be cutting. I just got started using mine and learning how to program design and cut simple thing out, I am using the software that came with it, what soft ware are you using.
Jeff
by Jeff
Sun Oct 15, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Need to build a moving cabinet
Replies: 17
Views: 1611

Need to build a moving cabinet

I want to build a moving cabinet for my XXl unit. Because of its big foot print I want to include storage under it. Doors and drawers. Basic 3/4" plywood cabinet. making sure there is a flat on top to accommodate some sort of top But here is my question, What about the top. Should it be just a piece...
by Jeff
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Tooling & Fixtures
Topic: Speeds And Feeds
Replies: 5
Views: 3747

Re: Speeds And Feeds

If I am missing something then please tell me so. when I go to where you directed me and looked at the Shapeoko tool it only listed on .25 end and ball bit.
There was nothing on the other 2 bits I bought.
Jeff