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Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Tue 16 May 2017, 19:18
Replies: 73
Views: 8,670
Posted By timberlinemd
Looks good! Just needs logo for a number.

Looks good! Just needs logo for a number.
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 06 May 2017, 16:39
Replies: 8
Views: 1,294
Posted By timberlinemd
I think Brad has found the right solution.

I think Brad has found the right solution.
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 22 April 2017, 17:58
Replies: 8
Views: 1,294
Posted By timberlinemd
http://www.spencerturbine.com/wp-content/uploads/2...

http://www.spencerturbine.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/ZZ16_1_Spencer_Vortex_Regenerative_Blowers_OM_090915.pdf

Looks like it (P/P) energizes a pilot lamp.
Forum: The Show Room Tue 28 March 2017, 21:21
Replies: 9
Views: 1,650
Posted By timberlinemd
I don't see the photos?

I don't see the photos?
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Tue 28 March 2017, 00:23
Replies: 5
Views: 874
Posted By timberlinemd
Skate is part of kit, as far as I know.

Skate is part of kit, as far as I know.
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Mon 27 March 2017, 14:10
Replies: 5
Views: 874
Posted By timberlinemd
Answers... 1) it's the motors I used and I...

Answers...

1) it's the motors I used and I am very pleased.
2) belt drive is available through CV (MetalHead)
3) Yes, MetalHead maintains this site since Gerald retired.
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 25 February 2017, 19:44
Replies: 414
Views: 31,088
Posted By timberlinemd
I assume this is for laser?

I assume this is for laser?
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 25 February 2017, 19:30
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Big thanks to Gary Campbell for the vac and...

Big thanks to Gary Campbell for the vac and plenum ideas!
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 25 February 2017, 19:28
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Manual only. Gary Campbell, who is the original...

Manual only. Gary Campbell, who is the original designer of the 'Blackbox Vac' started out with a automatic system, but soon found that trying to keep the motors running correctly, especially after...
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Fri 24 February 2017, 11:50
Replies: 73
Views: 8,670
Posted By timberlinemd
Looking at the pics, me thinks your not building...

Looking at the pics, me thinks your not building a machine to cut wood?
Forum: MechMates already cutting Fri 24 February 2017, 11:36
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Four motors (Amtek 117123) are paired. I plan...

Four motors (Amtek 117123) are paired. I plan using one pair (primary) to hold material until I get to the onion skin cut. I will then use the other pair (secondary) if needed as I will no doubt...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 23 February 2017, 20:22
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Loaded my spoil board (Trupan) and turned the...

Loaded my spoil board (Trupan) and turned the thing on. 5" hg with the loose spoil board. Held real well for a skim cut (.020).

Removed the spoil board and applied melamine glue to the plenem....
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 23 February 2017, 20:10
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
I used slide valves for the four zones and added...

I used slide valves for the four zones and added pneumatic cylinders to control 'open/close'..
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 23 February 2017, 20:07
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Piping..

Piping..
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 23 February 2017, 19:54
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Then on to the plenum..

Then on to the plenum..
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 23 February 2017, 19:52
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
The control box and another pic of the 'black...

The control box and another pic of the 'black box'.
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 23 February 2017, 19:50
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Then asssembly...

Then asssembly...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 23 February 2017, 19:45
Replies: 100
Views: 11,098
Posted By timberlinemd
Vacuum table

After having my share of botched parts from moving while being cut I finally decided to add vacuum holddown.

A big thanks to Gary Campbell over at the Shopbot forum for his wisdom on vacuum...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 31 December 2016, 19:52
Replies: 6
Views: 1,466
Posted By timberlinemd
Here, here...

Here, here...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Wed 04 May 2016, 13:16
Replies: 215
Views: 27,861
Posted By timberlinemd
I had the same problem. The Chinese VFD/Spindel...

I had the same problem. The Chinese VFD/Spindel has allot of noise. The debounce gives your electrics a chance to tell if the signal is 'real' or a 'phantom'.

I had set mine real high one time....
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Sat 23 January 2016, 12:18
Replies: 2
Views: 1,134
Posted By timberlinemd
2008 plans are up to date.

2008 plans are up to date.
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Thu 19 November 2015, 15:43
Replies: 26
Views: 4,983
Posted By timberlinemd
Read this... ...

Read this...

http://www.mechmate.com/forums/showthread.php?t=63&highlight=inches
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Tue 17 November 2015, 22:53
Replies: 26
Views: 4,983
Posted By timberlinemd
X measurement = the size of the panel you will be...

X measurement = the size of the panel you will be cutting?

Yes. Or any other size you choose. Usually,the size of your spoil board. 49"x97" common for the States.

Two routers would be...
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Sat 19 September 2015, 14:34
Replies: 187
Views: 18,369
Posted By timberlinemd
For cleaning use naptha(first choice) or...

For cleaning use naptha(first choice) or denatured alcohol. Spray (cup) with paint used for industrial machines. All of these products can be found at a professional paint supply store, such as...
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Fri 17 July 2015, 11:38
Replies: 37
Views: 7,142
Posted By timberlinemd
Here you go... Post #5, section #3 ...

Here you go... Post #5, section #3

http://www.mechmate.com/forums/showthread.php?t=811&highlight=band+rails
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