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by Jeff
Tue May 14, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Touch Probe
Replies: 4
Views: 1129

Re: Touch Probe

Will when I do a tool change and use just the Z prob with the block on top of the wood and it does it's thing do I need to click on a zero button on the screen. Or does it set it automatically
Jeff
by Jeff
Sun May 12, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Live in the Columbus Ohio area
Replies: 22
Views: 7272

Re: Live in the Columbus Ohio area

Tim good morning was wondering if you got you unit assembled ok and are you cutting things.
Where about's in Columbus do you live
Jeff
by Jeff
Sun May 12, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Touch Probe
Replies: 4
Views: 1129

Touch Probe

My question After you do the initial XYZ with a end mil and then change the bit to a vbit and do just the Z probe. and run the tool path. how many bit changes can be done just setting the Z before you loose your X and Y Or does it not loose that until you turn off CM The other question is if I want ...
by Jeff
Sun May 12, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What other hobbies do you have?
Replies: 10
Views: 3309

Re: What other hobbies do you have?

I do all sorts of other things Restore Antiques Mahogany Boats I have built a 14ft Mahogany runabout from a set of plans. It seats 4 people.And has a 1962 Merc.45 hp on it I build Furniture for friends and Cabinets for a Home remodeler I cut kitchen cabinet's sides on my XXl Shapeoko. for kitchen jo...
by Jeff
Sun May 12, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What other hobbies do you have?
Replies: 10
Views: 3309

Re: What other hobbies do you have?

I do all sorts of other things Restore Antiques Mahogany Boats I have built a 14ft Mahogany runabout from a set of plans. It seats 4 people.And has a 1962 Merc.45 hp on it I build Furniture for friends and Cabinets for a Home remodeler I cut kitchen cabinet's sides on my XXl Shapeoko. for kitchen jo...
by Jeff
Fri May 03, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: V bit carving
Replies: 1
Views: 1573

V bit carving

I am doing some 90 degree vbit carving of letters. I am wanting to know what you all would use as as a feed rate and a plunge rate . I am running the dewalt 611 router Also I am cutting in Hard Maple The letters are script fonts and 2" high. I know that the feed rates are in carbide Create are very ...
by Jeff
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: vectric vcarve pro
Replies: 0
Views: 510

vectric vcarve pro

Hi question do any of you Shapeoko owners use Vcarve Pro.?
Have any of you that use vcarve pro taken the time to set up vcarve pro to give you accurate run times based on the Shapeoko post processor.
I am looking for how to do thet.
thanks Jeff
by Jeff
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Live in the Columbus Ohio area
Replies: 22
Views: 7272

Re: Live in the Columbus Ohio area

welcome to the group. I live in Grove City we have another that lives in worthington also
by Jeff
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: touch probe
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: touch probe

thanks I got it
Jeff
by Jeff
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: touch probe
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: touch probe

So could you explain why it makes a difference which size bit you are going to use. To do the xyz phobe.
Jeff