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by Jeff
Wed Sep 27, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Tooling & Fixtures
Topic: Speeds And Feeds
Replies: 5
Views: 3524

Speeds And Feeds

I just bought a set of bit from Carbide3D They are the following #111 .0625 Ball Cutter 2 flute #201 >25 Flat cutter 3 flute #102 .125 flat cutter. 2 flute What I have noticed in Carbide Create is that some where along the line with down loading up dates the speeds and feed rates on these cutter has...
by Jeff
Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Router Bits
Replies: 4
Views: 1084

Re: Router Bits

Thanks, Will when you sent me the email about the anchors I found that when I clicked on one anchor's in the design to select it and it turned red I could move it and delete it and select it again and move it and delete it. So there we a lot of layers there. I also did not understand the drawing abo...
by Jeff
Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Shapeoko 3 Assembly
Topic: Router Bits
Replies: 4
Views: 1084

Router Bits

Will any plunge router bit be ok to use in a cnc machine. Also would there be a cutting size dia that would be to big for a xxl running a dewalt router to handle Also has anybody figured out how to save and print paper copies of the tutorials that from Carbide 3d, without the cnc email ad. I only ha...
by Jeff
Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Need to make existing pocket deeper
Replies: 1
Views: 341

Need to make existing pocket deeper

I have a existing pocket in a project that I ran piece of wood. It did not cut out a 1/4" pocket. Found that I had put in the wrong thickness for the wood in. I put in 3/4" instead of 13/16". So I am assuming that is why I only got a 3/16" deep pocket. I have gone back and put in the right wood thic...
by Jeff
Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Problem with new Carbide Motion
Replies: 1
Views: 260

Problem with new Carbide Motion

I am trying the get a design cut that requires a depth pocket cut of .0625 and the program will not allow me to put in and more that 3 number.
So is any body else having the same trouble.
Jeff
by Jeff
Mon Jul 24, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: New to this site
Replies: 14
Views: 2173

Re:Homing

I got my new limit switch install and we are good to go I set up the homing and it worked as it should, went to the right rear corner and stopped. Now I would like to know what it will do after a design is done cutting? When I jog from that position to the zero out point and press Run. will it go ba...
by Jeff
Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: replacing limit switch
Replies: 0
Views: 177

replacing limit switch

If I have to replace one of the limit switches does the drag chain come apart some way, and might there be a video showing how to.
Thanks Jeff
by Jeff
Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: limit switches
Replies: 0
Views: 200

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: 2173

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: 229

Grid with Ruler

Does Carbide Create have a grid that has a length and width ruler around it ?
Jeff