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Forum: Vectric Rotary Files 05-11-2021, 08:57 PM
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Posted By drummerjg
If you’re offering, I’m accepting! Thank you very...

If you’re offering, I’m accepting! Thank you very much, Steve.
Forum: Vectric Rotary Files 05-11-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By drummerjg
Beautifully done, Steve. I have always admired...

Beautifully done, Steve. I have always admired your candle stick work.
I must give that try sometime.
Forum: New Forum Members 05-05-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By drummerjg
Welcome aboard, Clint! As long as you dont have a...

Welcome aboard, Clint! As long as you dont have a thousand and two questions you will be just fine here.[lol]

You will love that new Stinger and this most excellent group of talented,...
Forum: The Water Cooler 05-04-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 573
Posted By drummerjg
Have you tried using the Camaster Single Tool...

Have you tried using the Camaster Single Tool INCH post processor yet?
Make sure you bit is in the spindle and not in the routers when using this pp.
Im fairly certain this will fix any traveling...
Forum: The Water Cooler 05-03-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 573
Posted By drummerjg
You are most welcome. The only reason I can...

You are most welcome. The only reason I can think of the machine going to the FTC pad is from using the Tool Change post processor. If you are running a job with no tool changes you should not be...
Forum: The Water Cooler 05-03-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 573
Posted By drummerjg
If the touch plate is plugged into the machine...

If the touch plate is plugged into the machine you should be fine. To do a"safety check" (I do this time to time just to be sure its working) you can hit the touch top switch and move the plate up to...
Forum: The Water Cooler 05-03-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 573
Posted By drummerjg
That will certainly work..no problem. Before you...

That will certainly work..no problem. Before you set Z0 make sure any temp settings have been cleared (G92).

The aluminum block is for the Touch Top macro and it will set Z0 to the surface of your...
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-30-2021, 08:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By drummerjg
Hoooray!! Its amazing the things that are “fixed”...

Hoooray!! Its amazing the things that are “fixed” by this forum [lol]
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-28-2021, 09:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By drummerjg
There is nothing like that new Camaster smell!!...

There is nothing like that new Camaster smell!! Congrats on the new machine. Looking forward to seeing what you will make.
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 04-28-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By drummerjg
Nice! Its even kinda sorta Camaster yellow. Can I...

Nice! Its even kinda sorta Camaster yellow. Can I ask what it cost?
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-28-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By drummerjg
I can't speak for the PowerMatic but I do have a...

I can't speak for the PowerMatic but I do have a Nova and I absolutely LOVE IT!
I havent really found anything gimmicky about it yet (little over a year). I would buy another one in a heart beat. I...
Forum: The Water Cooler 04-26-2021, 09:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 339
Posted By drummerjg
See...this is another reason I love this forum. I...

See...this is another reason I love this forum. I cant tell you how many boards I have flattened and always recalculated my tool path to make Z lower. Thanks for a great tip, Russell!
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 07:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
You da man! Thats why I love this forum.

You da man! Thats why I love this forum.
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
If the limit switches are working then there is...

If the limit switches are working then there is an electrical issue for the router not stopping at the limit switch. Double check the pins for the DB25 cable. Sometimes its easy to get one bent and...
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
When you run the Calibrate Switch macro the...

When you run the Calibrate Switch macro the software sets a height difference between the top of the spoil board and the top of the FTC switch. Then, whenever you load a new tool and it is measured...
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
Hopefully you shut down before you yanked the...

Hopefully you shut down before you yanked the cables??

You can check to see if the limit switches are working by manually pressing them and looking for the arrow to pop up on the WinCNC screen in...
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
That makes sense based on what you said the cnc...

That makes sense based on what you said the cnc did and the fact you have a Calibrate button on the WinCNC screen. The machine was doing what it is supposed to when that button is pressed. It should...
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
Have you tried reseating the DB25 cable at both...

Have you tried reseating the DB25 cable at both the machine end and pc end?
Sometimes dust can get in the connection, or it can come loose, and cause all sorts of goofy behavior.
You might also...
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
FTC is Fast Tool Change. Its an option for...

FTC is Fast Tool Change. Its an option for measuring different bits as you go through a job requiring several different tools. Look on the right hand side of your machine for a little round white...
Forum: Work we Produce !!!! 04-24-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 515
Posted By drummerjg
That turned out quite nice. I bet she will just...

That turned out quite nice. I bet she will just love it!
Good job.
Forum: Stinger Series CNC Routers 04-24-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 340
Posted By drummerjg
Does your machine have the FTC feature? Calibrate...

Does your machine have the FTC feature? Calibrate is what is done after surfacing the spoil board so the the FTC switch is set to the new height of the spoil board.
From your description it sounds...
Forum: New Forum Members 04-19-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By drummerjg
Welcome to the Yellow Family, Paul. Looking...

Welcome to the Yellow Family, Paul. Looking forward to seeing what you create
with your new SR-44.

Dont be shy...we loves questions. Of course, the smarter folks will be responding. I just like...
Forum: New Forum Members 04-18-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By drummerjg
Yowza...the cnc gods were smiling upon you!!!...

Yowza...the cnc gods were smiling upon you!!! What a deal.
And remember, there are no stupid questions on this forum, just ones we
dont know the answer to.

Looking forward to see what you create...
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 04-17-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By drummerjg
I think you may injecting "confusion" into the...

I think you may injecting "confusion" into the process with you methodology.
If you want to skim 0.01 off the spoil board, just put the spoil board on the machine, zero Z to it (manually or with the...
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 04-17-2021, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By drummerjg
What are you trying to do? Using the Touch Top...

What are you trying to do? Using the Touch Top macro and the plate will set Z0
to the top of your material. Does the job setup in the software also show Z0 being the top of the material? It would...
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