Retrofitting a 20-year-old Light Machines (now Intelitek) bench top CNC milling machine.
Stripping out and discarding the original Windows PC and Light Machines controller and replacing with the OpenBuilds Ecosystem products, including power supply, Black Box and Interface Touch controller.
ProLight 1000 Mill Retrofit
Update a 20-year old bench top milling machine with OpenBuild Ecosystem electronics.
- Build License:
- CC - Creative Commons Public Domain (CCO 1+)
Reason for this BuildI'm a new CNC hobbyist, electrical engineer and tinkerer. The availability of a cheap mill in good condition, just waiting for an update to modern control electronics is getting me started.
Qty Part Name Part Link Comments 1 Interface Touch https://openbuildspartstore.com/interface/ Link 1 Black Box https://openbuildspartstore.com/blackbox-motion-control-s... Link 1 24V Meanwell Power Supply Bundle https://openbuildspartstore.com/24v-meanwell-power-supply... Link