Not having the knowledge on electronics I choose for the build the Eleksmana SE control board.
The configuration is very easy with the assistance of the configuration tools of EleksCAM.
You can upgrade to grbl 1.1 via the trial version of T2 Laser software.
The slim power supply is 150W-12V-12,5A and it is nested with the POWER, CONTROL and LASER switches in a plastic box (a half cut plastic water canal cnc milled)
Aluminum 6061 3 mm cnc milled for all the plates
1x 500mm 20x40 V slot ( x-axis=380mm)
1x 500mm 20x20 V slot ( y-axis=340mm)
80x20 aluminum profile 1,5 mm -cnc milled ,hand drilled and filed- for the laser module plate
The 2x 40 mm low profile screws of the upper wheels of the Y gantry are also the base of the drag chain
various lengths of 20x20 T slots for the frame
and the reinforcement of the base of the y-axis
x_y_module laser engraver
Build in 'Laser Cutter Builds' published by Michail, Sep 27, 2019.
low cost 2 axis cnc laser, really portable and easily expandable
- Build License:
- CC - Attribution - CC BY
Reason for this BuildThe need of a laser to accompany my 6040 CNC router