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Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-23-2018, 08:53 AM
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Posted By adirondak5
Thanks Joe

Thanks Joe
Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-22-2018, 01:42 PM
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Posted By adirondak5
Frame all done , clock motor installed , Tung oil...

Frame all done , clock motor installed , Tung oil finish . I also have an inline dimmer for this , it will be used for a clock/nightlight at the camp , wall mounted .

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Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-22-2018, 01:37 PM
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Posted By adirondak5
Thanks much Steve .

Thanks much Steve .
Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-21-2018, 10:45 AM
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Posted By adirondak5
Got the acrylic engraved , got the base made and...

Got the acrylic engraved , got the base made and white LED's installed . I'll get to the side uprights and top piece today .

https://i.imgur.com/BMGDjzx.jpg?2
Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-17-2018, 03:23 PM
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Posted By adirondak5
I revised the deer head in the clock , shortened...

I revised the deer head in the clock , shortened and widened it a touch to better clear the clock motor shaft .

https://i.imgur.com/Hzpjl7z.jpg?1

Showed the revised clock image to the fella who...
Forum: General Discussion 07-13-2018, 08:03 AM
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Posted By adirondak5
Ramping values should be in the toolpath toolbar...

Ramping values should be in the toolpath toolbar . Have you set the ramp values and checked the "add ramps to toolpath" box ?
Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-12-2018, 10:00 AM
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Posted By adirondak5
Thanks for the suggestions UglySign . The fella...

Thanks for the suggestions UglySign . The fella I'm making these for wants to keep the club logo as close to the design of the patch as possible and the clock design as close to the Cross Mtn clock...
Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-12-2018, 08:37 AM
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Views: 828
Posted By adirondak5
Thanks Joe . I think he will like the outcome . I...

Thanks Joe . I think he will like the outcome . I used a similar method to get a signature in a file a few years ago and it worked quite well .



Thanks Ron .
Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-11-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By adirondak5
The bitmap trace off of the picture of my pencil...

The bitmap trace off of the picture of my pencil trace worked much better , I got nice sharp lines , very little cleanup left to do . I figured I'll test it on a key fob first , 1/4" cast acrylic 2"...
Forum: adirondak5 Herb Holmes ! 07-11-2018, 04:43 PM
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Views: 828
Posted By adirondak5
More than one way to skin a cat

I made a side lit clock and some key fobs for my hunting camp a few years ago , using cast acrylic and diamond drag bit for the engraving .

https://i.imgur.com/kL21Cao.jpg?3
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Forum: Stinger II 04-19-2018, 09:02 AM
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Posted By adirondak5
Congrats Jim , the machine is a beauty , enjoy .

Congrats Jim , the machine is a beauty , enjoy .
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-18-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,314
Posted By adirondak5
Glad you got it figured Joe , its nice to be able...

Glad you got it figured Joe , its nice to be able to tone it down at times .
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-18-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,314
Posted By adirondak5
I have an SDA laser like Bruce's , it is...

I have an SDA laser like Bruce's , it is adjustable . I use it on almost every setup , I very rarely do the exact same thing twice . I find it extremely helpful .

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Forum: Stinger II 04-10-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By adirondak5
Nice work ! Now you've got me thinking .

Nice work ! Now you've got me thinking .
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-09-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,163
Posted By adirondak5
Glad you got it figured Joe . Don't beat yourself...

Glad you got it figured Joe . Don't beat yourself up over it , I had a very similar issue myself a while back and I'm sure others have too . [stinger]
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-07-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,163
Posted By adirondak5
You can also clear the blue box(if you have not...

You can also clear the blue box(if you have not already) next to Z on the wincnc screen Joe , with a drag bit you're working off top of material and you'll bet setting the z to that manually , I...
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-07-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,163
Posted By adirondak5
Joe , the single tool post p will not send your...

Joe , the single tool post p will not send your spindle to machine home and ask to remove dust boot , make sure you are using the single tool post p , also make sure you comment out the spindle start...
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-07-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,163
Posted By adirondak5
Joe , when I use my diamond drag bit with my...

Joe , when I use my diamond drag bit with my Stinger using the single tool pp I manually set z to material surface as you say you have done and when I start the file it does not go to the ftc pad , ...
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-05-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By adirondak5
And here's another , link for thread from Luke at...

And here's another , link for thread from Luke at CAMaster , his computer stand

http://www.camheads.org/showthread.php?t=4028
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,587
Posted By adirondak5
Imgur works well , fast , free , easier than...

Imgur works well , fast , free , easier than phoneybucket ever was .
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 03-08-2018, 09:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 726
Posted By adirondak5
You can save "Home Positions" with WinCnc , its...

You can save "Home Positions" with WinCnc , its in the manual , its very easy to do .
Forum: The Water Cooler 02-06-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 885
Posted By adirondak5
Hi Wes , This is a quote from one of Gary...

Hi Wes ,

This is a quote from one of Gary Campbell's threads , I've also included a link to that thread , its a good read for somebody just getting into CNC .

Gary's quote ;
"The following is...
Forum: Stinger II 01-27-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,330
Posted By adirondak5
She who must be obeyed [lol]

She who must be obeyed [lol]
Forum: The Water Cooler 01-22-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By adirondak5
I believe it is for checking the runout , I check...

I believe it is for checking the runout , I check mine with a dial indicator every once in a while .
Forum: The Water Cooler 01-22-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By adirondak5
On my laser which is probably not the same model...

On my laser which is probably not the same model as yours being my machine is older I simply turn the lens cap(I guess thats what its called ) to bring it into sharp focus .
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