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Forum: MechMates already cutting Wed 17 January 2018, 10:37
Replies: 95
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Posted By MarkRH
Is it possible to get the resolution fine enough...

Is it possible to get the resolution fine enough without gear reduction with servos?
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Wed 02 August 2017, 14:30
Replies: 7
Views: 1,644
Posted By MarkRH
Mike, that's good to know I somehow thought .30...

Mike, that's good to know I somehow thought .30 cents a ft was too good to be true.
(with 300ft roll of the stuff ill have to take up singing!)
John, I have a local tractor supply had forgot they...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Wed 02 August 2017, 01:58
Replies: 19
Views: 4,773
Posted By MarkRH
Congrats Antonio, must be nice to see it cut the...

Congrats Antonio, must be nice to see it cut the first time!
Are you using direct Drive? And mach3?
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Mon 31 July 2017, 17:31
Replies: 7
Views: 1,644
Posted By MarkRH
Thanks John, does the mechmate community have a...

Thanks John, does the mechmate community have a favorite place to buy metric fasteners that you know of?
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Sun 30 July 2017, 17:44
Replies: 7
Views: 1,644
Posted By MarkRH
Singing a Song and Working Along, MD USA

Hello is anyone building mechmates recently?

I started with the kitchen table project enough to get one motor spinning knowing little to nothing about how to do this, then gathered a couple boxes...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sun 14 May 2017, 13:34
Replies: 174
Views: 39,175
Posted By MarkRH
Did you ever get the tool ch ager working?

Did you ever get the tool ch ager working?
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Thu 11 May 2017, 17:01
Replies: 73
Views: 16,212
Posted By MarkRH
Get any movement yet Tim? looked like you were...

Get any movement yet Tim? looked like you were moving right along
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sat 25 March 2017, 03:37
Replies: 26
Views: 7,587
Posted By MarkRH
Nice vacuum table, I stopped using Chinese ply...

Nice vacuum table, I stopped using Chinese ply that red mystery glue is irritating, even ran into a unit that was 30% moisture.
Forum: Construction started, but not cutting yet Tue 14 March 2017, 04:48
Replies: 73
Views: 16,212
Posted By MarkRH
Tim you are moving right along, thanks for...

Tim you are moving right along, thanks for posting , but why did you reference your cut of the rail off 2x wood that cups and twists? Instead of letting bolt heads ride on a steel beam, I haven't...
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Mon 06 March 2017, 17:38
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
The reason I ask is I see several mechmates using...

The reason I ask is I see several mechmates using H beams instead of C channel , this would limit the 2" space around the spoil board? I'm thinking of a 60" y to be able to cut Baltic birch.
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Sun 05 March 2017, 03:41
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
I,m considering adding the 6" for the 10 40 014 A...

I,m considering adding the 6" for the 10 40 014 A z slide, does anyone know the biggest culprit of additional flex , is it adding to the main beams? the z slide?
Forum: CNC motion control software Tue 28 February 2017, 17:17
Replies: 16
Views: 4,893
Posted By MarkRH
https://youtu.be/KiCLoQmuJ3g If you haven't...

https://youtu.be/KiCLoQmuJ3g
If you haven't figur3d it out yet this is a great video. I ran I into a similar problem with mach not recognizing the parallel card , I had to go to device manager,...
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Sun 26 February 2017, 16:24
Replies: 7
Views: 2,223
Posted By MarkRH
Hi Doug, welcome, I think this design is among...

Hi Doug, welcome, I think this design is among the best also. I chose to do the kitchen table project first, just got to the point of making the motors spin, now ready to order the cut and bent parts...
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sun 05 February 2017, 11:57
Replies: 361
Views: 57,864
Posted By MarkRH
Nice job Pete, always a pleasure moving...

Nice job Pete, always a pleasure moving especially when it's-35 out. So you're not going to do the angled dovetails anymore?
Forum: MechMates already cutting Wed 09 March 2016, 17:50
Replies: 361
Views: 57,864
Posted By MarkRH
Nice job Pete and Tony, you made it look easy!

Nice job Pete and Tony, you made it look easy!
Forum: MechMates already cutting Thu 25 February 2016, 17:24
Replies: 361
Views: 57,864
Posted By MarkRH
Would be interesting to use a wood graining kit...

Would be interesting to use a wood graining kit over that color
Forum: MechMates already cutting Sun 21 February 2016, 11:01
Replies: 442
Views: 55,590
Posted By MarkRH
Wow nice intricate work, I bet your wife...

Wow nice intricate work, I bet your wife appreciates the MM as much as you do:)
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Sun 21 February 2016, 02:23
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Thanks guys, that saves me a lot of reading and...

Thanks guys, that saves me a lot of reading and guessing
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Sat 20 February 2016, 16:33
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Hey Bruce , had them on my list but there is just...

Hey Bruce , had them on my list but there is just so much info on motors, can you give me the model motors you use?
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Sat 20 February 2016, 16:14
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Cool, they are all profit now:) and for what id...

Cool, they are all profit now:) and for what id be cutting they should be more than accurate enough. Probably safer to stick with the matched kit and leave the engineering to them
you are right...
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Fri 19 February 2016, 16:42
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Tom, how much work have you run through it so...

Tom, how much work have you run through it so far? are you pleased with the quality of the cut? Like yourself my frugal bone kicks in against better judgement of people in the know when it comes to...
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Thu 18 February 2016, 14:00
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Thanks Tom, am checking the kits, are your...

Thanks Tom, am checking the kits, are your drivers the DM860A? And what oz rated motor do you use
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Wed 17 February 2016, 15:57
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Thanks for the list Mike, am definitely in for...

Thanks for the list Mike, am definitely in for the y car and the belt reductions after I can get some motors spinning. I've purchased vectric 2d cut pro and am very pleased with the ease of use, and...
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Thu 26 November 2015, 07:31
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Sean and Mike, thats good to know, after reading...

Sean and Mike, thats good to know, after reading some into teknic servo support is mostly for large OEM's I'm scrapping that idea. Also not sure if they would have the torque at low speeds for the...
Forum: Introduce yourself and start planning Mon 23 November 2015, 02:11
Replies: 26
Views: 8,100
Posted By MarkRH
Hey Sean, Yeah that is a nice aspect of this...

Hey Sean,
Yeah that is a nice aspect of this design, will definitely start with the software and motors, gantry and Y car. Starting from scratch I'm not seeing much of a price difference in using...
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