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by kerrycorcoran
Wed Jul 24, 2013 5:09 am
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: RC DXF FIles
Replies: 5
Views: 1594

RC DXF FIles

Anyone able to offer some insight for importing DXF files into Sketchup? I can import the files without issue, however the scale is much too large. The DXF files were originally PDF files that I converted before importing. For some reason when I attempt to scale [down\ the file once imported in Sket...
by kerrycorcoran
Tue Jul 23, 2013 2:49 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Excited!!
Replies: 13
Views: 3014

Re: Excited!!

My suggestion for your wait is to start planning out projects to do --- a lot of new users get bogged down after assembling the machine when confronted w/ software issues in CAD/CAM. Download Inkscape, or some other tool which is suitable to the sorts of projects you want to do and start drawing, t...
by kerrycorcoran
Tue Jul 23, 2013 1:03 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Mechanical Kit + my electronics
Replies: 10
Views: 3018

Re: Mechanical Kit + my electronics

I appreciate the quick feedback!! I went ahead and purchased the Full Kit. Figured I'd just build the stock configuration and then upgrade from there. The primary use (intended) for the Shapeoko is to cut fan fold styrofoam for RC models. I assume the stock motors can easily handle that? I know I wi...
by kerrycorcoran
Mon Jul 22, 2013 10:41 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Excited!!
Replies: 13
Views: 3014

Excited!!

Just ordered my kit; hoping it gets here quickly. Can't wait to start the build!!

Kerry
by kerrycorcoran
Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:15 am
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Mechanical Kit + my electronics
Replies: 10
Views: 3018

Mechanical Kit + my electronics

I am interested in purchasing the Mechanical Kit; 25143-04.

I currently have this electronics kit: http://www.automationtechnologiesinc.co ... in-48v7-3a

Would this configuration work without having to make any modifications?

Thanks,
Kerry