Category Archives: CNC

Mach3 Troubleshooting

This week I spent some time with my aunt and uncle. My uncle is a mechanical genius and a visit to their property is always enjoyable. This trip was no different, me being led on the obligatory workshop tour as … Continue reading

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CNC Mill – First Cuts

In January 2018 my Openbuilds C-Beam mill became operational. It’s now early February and I thought I’d post on what I’ve learned in the last four weeks. This is what the finished product ended up looking like: Hardware The mill … Continue reading

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CNC Mill – Background

Robots and CAM fascinate me. My woodworking skills are OK, my metalworking skill are poor. Much of this is down to impatience, rushing to get something working before my attention drifts elsewhere. Cheap CNC machines offer the possibility of faster … Continue reading

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