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DIY CNC Progress

Since my last post, I have completed my junction box and I have prepared 3 motor/speed controller assemblies. I have acquired a second leadscrew to use for my Y-axis, and the electronic portion of the construction (except for limit switches)

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Initial DIY CNC Prototyping

I’ve started constructing the basic electronics for the CNC machine I’m working on. It’s going to be a cheap machine made with what I have on hand, so accuracy won’t be great, but it should be an interesting experience. The

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Victor Speed Controllers and EMC2

I’m currently working on building a EMC2-controlled CNC machine with mostly parts I have on hand. I decided to use Victor 883’s to control my servos, but EMC2 does not put out the RC-style PWM signal that victors are driven

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