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  1. Giarc replied to the thread Win an OpenBuilds T-Shirt! Workshop Faceoff!.

    Wow! I don't know if it is legal to have a shop that neat! Very nice.

    Jan 23, 2017 at 12:21 AM
  2. Giarc replied to the thread Openbuilds Co2 80w Laser Cutter.

    I really want to build one of these. It looks awesome! I am curious as to what materials you plan to cut with this laser.

    Jan 22, 2017 at 4:09 PM
  3. Giarc replied to the thread OpenBuilds OX CNC Machine.

    How deep were you cutting? The Y uses two motors, the X one. Maybe the A4988s can't handle the depth you were cutting with one motor...

    Jan 22, 2017 at 1:39 PM
  4. Giarc replied to the thread New to Build.

    I use GRBL Panel (Home · gerritv/Grbl-Panel Wiki · GitHub) as my control software. I have never tried any other because I set it up and...

    Jan 22, 2017 at 1:31 PM
  5. Giarc replied to the thread Cutedigi CNC Mill.

    On my cnc, if I attached the wiring to all the drivers the same way (by color ) my x would run the wrong direction. But, I use...

    Jan 21, 2017 at 8:16 PM
  6. Giarc replied to the thread Cutedigi CNC Mill.

    If the steppers are going the wrong direction, you may have reversed a wire pair on the X.

    Jan 21, 2017 at 1:39 PM
  7. Giarc liked Suddensam's post in the thread Lead Screw Driven Ox Derivative (850x1500).

    Thanks for adding the pictures and detail. Definitely gives me some ideas. I guess for $19 you can't complain to much if the vent holes...

    Jan 19, 2017 at 11:12 PM
  8. Giarc liked Madyn3D CNC's post in the thread Water Cooling A CO2 Laser.

    One thing I forgot to mention, a huge benefit of adding the water flow wheel is that it indicates when the tube and lines are fully...

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  9. Giarc liked 58chev's post in the thread Win an OpenBuilds T-Shirt! Workshop Faceoff!.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] I keep telling myself that I need to spend some time in my shop and tidy up. :rolleyes:

    IMG_20170118_2206399.jpg IMG_20170118_2206439.jpg Jan 19, 2017 at 1:30 AM
  10. Giarc attached a file to the thread Lead Screw Driven Ox Derivative (850x1500).

    I did take a few pictures when I built it. I mounted the drivers to more accessible removable side. I drilled holes in a 2 mm thick...

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  11. Giarc replied to the thread Lead Screw Driven Ox Derivative (850x1500).

    Could be. ;)

    Jan 19, 2017 at 12:37 AM
  12. Giarc liked DazTheGas's post in the thread Lead Screw Driven Ox Derivative (850x1500).

    Yep cant beat it, everything of mine is housed in case and still have plenty of room left. DazThGas

    Jan 18, 2017 at 3:15 PM
  13. Giarc replied to the thread Lead Screw Driven Ox Derivative (850x1500).

    I also went with the micro ATX case due to it being way cheaper than electrical boxes. I will take pictures when I am back home.

    Jan 18, 2017 at 2:13 PM
  14. Giarc liked Suddensam's post in the thread Lead Screw Driven Ox Derivative (850x1500).

    I really like your idea of using the micro ATX case to house your electronics. I picked one up and am in the process of figuring out how...

    Jan 18, 2017 at 2:11 PM
  15. Giarc replied to the thread The C-Beam Sphinx 1x1.

    One thing I have done to help eliminate some of the lever effect is to add an additional spoil board for when I am cutting sheet goods...

    Jan 18, 2017 at 1:13 PM
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