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Forum: The Water Cooler 06-19-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By The real JP
The recoil adds width to the machine x axis on...

The recoil adds width to the machine x axis on the right side. If you are standing at the control box looking down the y axis.

You can unbolt the whole thing, taking the lathe part completely...
Forum: The Water Cooler 06-17-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By The real JP
So your saying that no matter where you put the...

So your saying that no matter where you put the datum point in vectric it always goes to the center of the piece?

In vectric:
The toolpathing did repath after the datum point change?
And you...
Forum: The Water Cooler 06-15-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 528
Posted By The real JP
I had zero idea there was any spam happening on...

I had zero idea there was any spam happening on this site. I have never seen any, great job mods.
Forum: New Forum Members 06-14-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By The real JP
Welcome. Congrats on your machine. Try not to...

Welcome.
Congrats on your machine. Try not to get too much nap time during the Vectric videos..... Man, I can't stay awake during those:)
Forum: New Forum Members 06-13-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 307
Posted By The real JP
Perhaps consider having a new 200 or 320A service...

Perhaps consider having a new 200 or 320A service installed on your shop and feeding your house from the new service.

For reference
my cnc runs on 30A 240
dust collector 30A 240
Air...
Forum: The Water Cooler 06-12-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 528
Posted By The real JP
I'm imagining you trying to take the perfect pic...

I'm imagining you trying to take the perfect pic of your own fingertip....

I have one with a large scar through it, might try this myself:)
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By The real JP
Richelieu has those rayfix and other commercial...

Richelieu has those rayfix and other commercial type fasteners.

I have used the rayfix stuff.

Depending on the scale or what it's being used for I will use a Domino and glue and clamp...
Forum: The Water Cooler 06-10-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 18
Sticky: MDF finishing
Views: 758
Posted By The real JP
How about those jewelry sanding daisy wheels that...

How about those jewelry sanding daisy wheels that go on a dremel tool?

https://www.seattlefindings.com/Abrasives_c_594.html
Forum: The Water Cooler 06-07-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By The real JP
I left my meter in a control box and didn't...

I left my meter in a control box and didn't notice until I got to the next job 30 miles away after lunch...
Is shaking your head and sort of grimacing the same as laughter?


It wasn't all bad,...
Forum: The Water Cooler 06-07-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By The real JP
Cool. Youtube link? Or was it just a quick we...

Cool.
Youtube link? Or was it just a quick we use a cnc and on to something else type of deal?
Forum: The Water Cooler 06-06-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By The real JP
Everybody would like an easier way to lube the...

Everybody would like an easier way to lube the machines.

I don't think it matters what you use as long as it's not moly or graphite and it's compatible with what you put in there before.

Just...
Forum: Mozaik Software 06-06-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By The real JP
I always turn the cnc and pc off at the end of...

I always turn the cnc and pc off at the end of the day. But I'm not out there with it full time either.

I have all of my software on a laptop and I just take gcode to the cnc pc anyway.
Forum: Work we Produce !!!! 06-05-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 336
Posted By The real JP
Nice work. Tape and superglue is a pretty...

Nice work.

Tape and superglue is a pretty good hold down for what it is. I probably wouldn't have used my vac on any of that stuff. The fortnight one maybe.

I have a 1/3 sheet of mdf I screw...
Forum: New Forum Members 06-05-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 482
Posted By The real JP
When I "sized" my dc for my shop. I actually...

When I "sized" my dc for my shop. I actually didn't really take the cnc into consideration.
I sized it for the drum sander, that takes to most cfm to keep clean.

I also went with a large filter...
Forum: New Forum Members 06-04-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 482
Posted By The real JP
Don't confuse people with your technobabble...

Don't confuse people with your technobabble...
Forum: CAMaster Routed Signmaking 05-29-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By The real JP
Looks pretty good in the pic. Wonder why my...

Looks pretty good in the pic.

Wonder why my garden shed flakes paint after 2 years.....
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 05-29-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By The real JP
"Freaky gadget geeks" come up with the coolest...

"Freaky gadget geeks" come up with the coolest stuff that us "k.i.s.s." guys sometimes can't help but copy.
Forum: Vacuum, work holding, dust collection 05-28-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,830
Posted By The real JP
Really nice. I have only done that on a small...

Really nice.
I have only done that on a small scale with mdf. Some of your edges are too close for mdf to work without breaking here.

You lost my small brain on the imported spiral part....
Forum: The Water Cooler 05-28-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 267
Posted By The real JP
If it's not loose fasteners. My default anytime...

If it's not loose fasteners. My default anytime something odd happens is to clean the pc to control box cable connections.
Forum: Stinger II 05-28-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 933
Posted By The real JP
Simply ask to see it run. I thought he was...

Simply ask to see it run.

I thought he was giving you a demo with the machine?
Forum: The Water Cooler 05-27-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By The real JP
I use my touchplate once in a great while. ...

I use my touchplate once in a great while.
When I do I usually pick it up and touch the bit to see if it's working before I let it measure.

To check.
Hit touch top, then simply touch the...
Forum: Stinger II 05-26-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 364
Posted By The real JP
OOooo I like that tray... On my machine the...

OOooo I like that tray...

On my machine the air and electrical hook up is on the back side of the control box, plus all the cables break out and go to the track there.

I think the cabinet is 6...
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 05-26-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 363
Posted By The real JP
Hmm in the Donek faq they make it sound like...

Hmm in the Donek faq they make it sound like vectric just naturally does it.
I just figured you assigned it as a tool and set the plunge depth and all that?

Maybe somebody could post their tool...
Forum: Stinger II 05-26-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 364
Posted By The real JP
I kind of wish mine had a plate where the control...

I kind of wish mine had a plate where the control box is so I could vertically jig things there. As far as ergonomically, the control box doesn't bother me. Handy shelf that:)

As far as moving the...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By The real JP
I had this happen last weeked when I was cutting...

I had this happen last weeked when I was cutting something that I flipped on its side to vcarve lettering into it.

The fix for me was making sure the job material was the right thickness. I had...
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