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Forum: 10. Base Table Thu 18 December 2014, 20:47
Replies: 8
Views: 2,812
Posted By Castone
I bolted my wood table on , before I welded mine...

I bolted my wood table on , before I welded mine out, did not move. I just skipped side to side.Just tack it up good, then bolt your spoil board down, then weld it out but make sure it is square and...
Forum: Troubleshooting Sun 10 February 2013, 11:19
Replies: 29
Views: 6,687
Posted By Castone
Z touch software

If you have any type of Probe software remove it ,along with the wire to your board. I have it it cause a similar problem on my machine.
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 08 November 2012, 17:43
Replies: 610
Views: 173,405
Posted By Castone
JR was a good guy talked to him several times...

JR was a good guy talked to him several times always ready to help,
he will be missed.
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sun 04 November 2012, 12:26
Replies: 130
Views: 17,029
Posted By Castone
Great job as always.

Great job as always.
Forum: 10. Base Table Mon 29 October 2012, 16:22
Replies: 3
Views: 2,349
Posted By Castone
Carbon will be around .45 cents per pound SS 304...

Carbon will be around .45 cents per pound SS 304 $1.95 per pound. Would not be worth the trade. It would look nice and you would save a little on paint.
Forum: 80. Computer Hardware & Software Tue 23 October 2012, 17:11
Replies: 8
Views: 1,969
Posted By Castone
Scan

Hi Al, I have a 3D scanner if you would like to make a copy of one of them and send it to me, I could scan it and send you a file to try, Leonard
Forum: The Market Place Wed 18 April 2012, 19:50
Replies: 67
Views: 13,716
Posted By Castone
I have used Master Cam, Art Cam, Aspire and...

I have used Master Cam, Art Cam, Aspire and several others, of them all Bob Cad has to be the worst in all area's of use, not to mention the agravation of them calling you all the time to upgrade,...
Forum: Miscellaneous / General / Whatever / Catchall Sun 25 March 2012, 15:11
Replies: 2
Views: 736
Posted By Castone
What type do you need, that is the type of work I...

What type do you need, that is the type of work I do. I may be able to help you some.
Forum: Graphics & CAD Fri 09 March 2012, 16:54
Replies: 12
Views: 2,743
Posted By Castone
It is the same in solid works also it will not...

It is the same in solid works also it will not extrude if it is open, you can create relations to all of the slots , where if you change one it will change the rest of them to the same measurement.
Forum: Utility software Thu 07 April 2011, 20:20
Replies: 2
Views: 3,125
Posted By Castone
Inkscape

Also great for cursive writing will jion and trim the letters save as a dxf and cut
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Fri 11 February 2011, 16:05
Replies: 85
Views: 19,866
Posted By Castone
Nice looking build, steel prices are really going...

Nice looking build, steel prices are really going up this year, some are saying as much as 66% we have already seen a 20% increase so far this year.
Forum: The Market Place Sat 20 November 2010, 19:53
Replies: 0
Views: 898
Posted By Castone
STL Files

Hi guys , I have started making a few 3D drawings and thought I would see if anyone was interested. They are priced fairly cheap. I will be adding new drawings every few months . So take a look if...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Tue 09 February 2010, 18:49
Replies: 118
Views: 21,828
Posted By Castone
In Mach select MDI then high light the box at the...

In Mach select MDI then high light the box at the bottom left. Type in G0 X1 Y1 F10 . Then hit enter the machine will then jog to that measurement.
Forum: Driving Mechanisms: Rack/pinion, gears, screws, belts & chains Wed 03 February 2010, 18:05
Replies: 443
Views: 127,473
Posted By Castone
Well,give a little take a little. The hole is...

Well,give a little take a little. The hole is smaller, but a person could turn a spacer and weld it into the original motor mount kind of like chopper did. Then just make the other plate out of flat...
Forum: Driving Mechanisms: Rack/pinion, gears, screws, belts & chains Wed 03 February 2010, 13:21
Replies: 443
Views: 127,473
Posted By Castone
Any one who whould like to try them, here are the...

Any one who whould like to try them, here are the drawings for the belt drives.
Forum: Driving Mechanisms: Rack/pinion, gears, screws, belts & chains Sat 30 January 2010, 20:30
Replies: 443
Views: 127,473
Posted By Castone
The two small washer are what keeps the shaft...

The two small washer are what keeps the shaft from wondering around, they work like a thrust washer and ride against the inner race of the bearing one on each side. I supply it in the kit. But you...
Forum: Driving Mechanisms: Rack/pinion, gears, screws, belts & chains Sat 30 January 2010, 18:06
Replies: 443
Views: 127,473
Posted By Castone
Here is the parts list.

Here is the parts list.
Forum: Driving Mechanisms: Rack/pinion, gears, screws, belts & chains Sat 30 January 2010, 17:49
Replies: 443
Views: 127,473
Posted By Castone
Here are some pics again. The belt drives can be...

Here are some pics again. The belt drives can be built pretty easy . I would recomend having the stand offs made on a lathe but everything else can be done with a hand drill as I made mine with...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 28 January 2010, 06:51
Replies: 1,580
Views: 240,824
Posted By Castone
Kobus, you should be able to do it with just the...

Kobus, you should be able to do it with just the y and Z .CNC Lathes use X and Z . What would help some ,is if you could find some free lathe software that had a cad package with it , to draw your...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 28 January 2010, 00:16
Replies: 1,580
Views: 240,824
Posted By Castone
You may need to scale it up some.

You may need to scale it up some.
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 28 January 2010, 00:15
Replies: 1,580
Views: 240,824
Posted By Castone
See if you can open this. If you can go to a side...

See if you can open this. If you can go to a side or end view and see if you can edit the profile , If you can this will be the view you will need to work in , to draw a Z profile.From the top it...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Wed 27 January 2010, 23:18
Replies: 1,580
Views: 240,824
Posted By Castone
Kobus since you do have a regular motor also ,...

Kobus since you do have a regular motor also , you could turn this. You should by able to change to a side view then draw the profile, you would then select this line as a contour to cut, You can...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Wed 27 January 2010, 20:44
Replies: 1,580
Views: 240,824
Posted By Castone
In my software for a wrap I draw my length then I...

In my software for a wrap I draw my length then I take my Dia time 3.1415 using the largest one to get my width , the smaller will lap over and blend. Then from a side view or end view extrude the...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 23 January 2010, 13:46
Replies: 1,580
Views: 240,824
Posted By Castone
Gerald, do you think the Z axis would be strong...

Gerald, do you think the Z axis would be strong enough to hold a lathe cutting tool? So you could remove the router and add a tool post . Then you could have CNC turning,when you needed it. If not...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Fri 22 January 2010, 17:27
Replies: 63
Views: 12,739
Posted By Castone
Great job , Nice build

Great job , Nice build
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