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Forum: The Market Place Fri 13 September 2013, 09:42
Replies: 4
Views: 3,035
Posted By soulvoid
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4146845/DSC_05...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4146845/DSC_0543Scaled.jpg
Kitchen ready state. Long wires...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4146845/DSC_0544Scaled.jpg
Motor
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Forum: The Market Place Fri 13 September 2013, 09:26
Replies: 4
Views: 3,035
Posted By soulvoid
Haha, yeah I guess I could. Trouble is when you...

Haha, yeah I guess I could. Trouble is when you get an already built machine the motivation to build another one quickly declines.
I had planned to retrofit the machine I bought with the mechmate...
Forum: The Market Place Wed 14 August 2013, 04:19
Replies: 4
Views: 3,035
Posted By soulvoid
Mechmate parts for sale in Norway

Many years ago I started collecting parts for building a Mechmate and started building the control box. After a while I ended up buying a CNC machine from AUS instead, and the parts have been sitting...
Forum: Driving Mechanisms: Rack/pinion, gears, screws, belts & chains Tue 04 August 2009, 06:38
Replies: 81
Views: 47,516
Posted By soulvoid
I think they try to rip me off since I'm in...

I think they try to rip me off since I'm in Norway, they want ~€115 for the same racks (+ shipping and taxes). I'll try the other one you suggested.
Forum: Driving Mechanisms: Rack/pinion, gears, screws, belts & chains Fri 31 July 2009, 03:38
Replies: 81
Views: 47,516
Posted By soulvoid
I was just quoted NOK 1200(about US$200) for the...

I was just quoted NOK 1200(about US$200) for the racks in 2 meter length, NOK100(about $15) for the pinions in a local store here in Norway. Anyone found a good source for the racks and pinions with...
Forum: 20. Gantry Fri 31 October 2008, 08:19
Replies: 2
Views: 4,683
Posted By soulvoid
Extra long gantry and choice of dimensions - weight issues?

With regards to this thread http://www.mechmate.com/forums/showthread.php?p=5299&highlight=longer+gantry#post5299

I intend to build an 3500mm long gantry with 120x60 tubes. However the wall...
Forum: Archives Wed 21 November 2007, 08:06
Replies: 21
Views: 9,430
Posted By soulvoid
Why does it vibrate? Does it happen when just...

Why does it vibrate? Does it happen when just moving without cutting? Does it happen when running the router without moving? How much does it vibrate? How much does it flex?

Sounds like you want...
Forum: Motors & their mountings Thu 08 November 2007, 12:47
Replies: 25
Views: 12,131
Posted By soulvoid
Hi Gerald, My motors from Motion king also...

Hi Gerald,

My motors from Motion king also have the open hole at the back. Really bad idea removing the label there if there was one there. Easy to cover that hole though.

I'm more worried...
Forum: Archives Mon 05 November 2007, 03:42
Replies: 31
Views: 14,246
Posted By soulvoid
I'm going in a similar route as someone gave me 4...

I'm going in a similar route as someone gave me 4 linear bearings and two round shafts. I'm thinking of attaching the shafts to the plate, the shafts came with mounting blocks. I would think that...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Wed 31 October 2007, 11:17
Replies: 82
Views: 34,313
Posted By soulvoid
If you are really going to reproduce the same...

If you are really going to reproduce the same piece over and over again you might as well weld another gantry and 3 more carts, add z axis, the motors, drivers and spindles and cut 4 rims at a...
Forum: Archives Fri 05 October 2007, 06:23
Replies: 10
Views: 4,717
Posted By soulvoid
Hi Gerald, no hurry. Just got the laser cut...

Hi Gerald,

no hurry. Just got the laser cut parts from Kim(Thanks Kim!), need to get the cart/trolley finished first before I go ahead with the gantry. Also thinking about major modifications of...
Forum: Archives Thu 04 October 2007, 03:13
Replies: 10
Views: 4,717
Posted By soulvoid
I'm going that route too, however the gantry will...

I'm going that route too, however the gantry will have to be a little longer than 8' to be able to cut a 8' sheet to the edges. But I'd like a cutting length of 9'6"-10', so the gantry would be...
Forum: Profiled (laser cut) & bent steel plate Tue 04 September 2007, 05:05
Replies: 26
Views: 17,612
Posted By soulvoid
Hi, tried PM to Kim, but it didn't work. We...

Hi,

tried PM to Kim, but it didn't work. We have a handful companies that offer cutting with laser or water jet in the nearby area, the real question is price. We'll see.
Forum: Profiled (laser cut) & bent steel plate Sun 02 September 2007, 07:57
Replies: 26
Views: 17,612
Posted By soulvoid
Are there any cons to water jet cutting, will it...

Are there any cons to water jet cutting, will it give the same accuracy as the laser cut? Also there is a company here that do CNC oxygen cutting, but from the little I could find on the net about...
Forum: Profiled (laser cut) & bent steel plate Wed 22 August 2007, 08:25
Replies: 29
Views: 16,372
Posted By soulvoid
I shuffled my list around... 2 pcs. 10 20 454 ...

I shuffled my list around...
2 pcs. 10 20 454
4 pcs. 10 20 456
1 pcs. 10 20 422
2 pcs. 10 30 450
2 pcs. 10 30 455
1 pcs. M5 10 322
1 pcs. 10 40 432
1 pcs. 10 40 434
4 pcs. M5 10 312
Forum: Profiled (laser cut) & bent steel plate Wed 22 August 2007, 04:58
Replies: 29
Views: 16,372
Posted By soulvoid
Gerald, cannot PM you back but thank you, I...

Gerald,

cannot PM you back but thank you, I never noticed the zip file in the downloads. And thanks a lot for making these plans available, there are several DIY machine plans on the net that are...
Forum: Archives Mon 20 August 2007, 13:51
Replies: 169
Views: 27,004
Posted By soulvoid
Hi, does anyone know how to contact Kim...

Hi,

does anyone know how to contact Kim Mortensen? PM does not work(I get a message saying he hasn't registered). Interested in shipping cost for the lasercut parts from Denmark to Norway.

On a...
Forum: 70. Control Systems Thu 14 June 2007, 16:26
Replies: 47
Views: 16,506
Posted By soulvoid
How about cutting the power from the transformer...

How about cutting the power from the transformer to the rectifier instead? The reason I ask is because this would allow the transformer to have power which would supply 12/24v on the secondary coils...
Forum: General - MM Build Sun 10 June 2007, 15:18
Replies: 27
Views: 16,586
Posted By soulvoid
No. Work in progress. Very slow progress.

No. Work in progress. Very slow progress.
Forum: 701. Motor Drives Sat 09 June 2007, 16:19
Replies: 19
Views: 12,469
Posted By soulvoid
Not really... :) Just thinking K.I.S.S, why do I...

Not really... :) Just thinking K.I.S.S, why do I need a heatsink if the mounting plate will do the job? Secondly, I have trouble finding something to mount the plate with that looks neat, but that's...
Forum: 701. Motor Drives Sat 09 June 2007, 08:51
Replies: 19
Views: 12,469
Posted By soulvoid
If I remember a discussion with some of my more...

If I remember a discussion with some of my more audiophile friends (the kind that build amplifiers) Class A amplifiers are running at full power at all times, what does not go to the speakers creates...
Forum: 701. Motor Drives Fri 08 June 2007, 19:44
Replies: 19
Views: 12,469
Posted By soulvoid
Cooling the Drives - Heatsinking and airflow

Why do you need an aluminum plate as the heatsink for the geckos? Wouldn't the steel back plate that everything mounts on work as a heatsink?
Forum: Test Area for this forum Sat 19 May 2007, 19:49
Replies: 8
Views: 6,771
Posted By soulvoid
SOme chars and html tags did not come over...

SOme chars and html tags did not come over correctly, € and color and strike tags it seems like in the cable and wiring.
Forum: Archives Sat 19 May 2007, 17:53
Replies: 82
Views: 18,482
Posted By soulvoid
Will cables with both braided and foil shield...

Will cables with both braided and foil shield work?
Forum: Archives Sat 19 May 2007, 12:14
Replies: 82
Views: 18,482
Posted By soulvoid
Checked with them, turns out that the ÖLFLEX...

Checked with them, turns out that the ÖLFLEX CLASSIC 115Y is an inexpensive cable compared to the ÖLFLEX CLASSIC 110Y that they stock. There is also ÖLFLEX 120CH which is a fraction less expensive....
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