CNC Router

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* Ferm FBF-6E -- basically the spindle from a £35 Ferm plunge router.
* Ferm FBF-6E -- basically the spindle from a £35 Ferm plunge router.
*  6mm collet
*  6mm collet
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=== Mikes random notes ===
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* more flutes, the stronger the tool (typically 2, 3, or 4), but more likely to clog, which can cause snapping
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http://www.cnczone.com/forums/general_material_machining_solutions/98325-milling_brass.html
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* runout of the spindle is the amount of excentricity (wobble) in it: http://www.precisebits.com/tutorials/spindle_runout.htm

Revision as of 17:20, 4 June 2013


We have been donated a Isel GFM4433 CNC router/engraver.

Contents

Notes

Main Unit

  • ISEL GFM 4433

Driver Board

  • ISEL IFM4

Spindle

  • Ferm FBF-6E -- basically the spindle from a £35 Ferm plunge router.
  • 6mm collet


Mikes random notes

  • more flutes, the stronger the tool (typically 2, 3, or 4), but more likely to clog, which can cause snapping


http://www.cnczone.com/forums/general_material_machining_solutions/98325-milling_brass.html