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CNC testing with Mach3

It has taken a bit of trial and error and a good, old-fashioned, low-tech method of validating our CNC setup, but we’re thrilled to see that it finally looks like it’s working.To begin with, we placed a pen (instead of a drill) in the z-axis and fiddle… Continue reading

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SVG to g-code. Now we’re getting there!

Using a different coloured dot as our origin marker works perfectly!And the great thing is, by changing the multiplier (at the minute we’re using 25.4/90 to convert an image at 90dpi into millimetres) we can output our g-code in any units that the cnc … Continue reading

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