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by jshorba3
Tue Nov 19, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Everything 4th Axis
Topic: carving on my turning is mirrored
Replies: 4
Views: 1386

Re: carving on my turning is mirrored

Was it difficult to edit the post processor to change this? I don't want to have to jiggle the toilet handle every time I flush if you know what I mean.
by jshorba3
Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Everything 4th Axis
Topic: carving on my turning is mirrored
Replies: 4
Views: 1386

carving on my turning is mirrored

I made a candle stand and the letter S is on it. It previews fine but carves backwards. Apparently there is a setting to mirror this but I am not able to open up preference settings for A axis on my computer and the pendant has no setting for this.
by jshorba3
Fri May 11, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Everything 4th Axis
Topic: Rolling Pin with writing on it
Replies: 5
Views: 2341

Re: Rolling Pin with writing on it

Well, good news! I marked the chuck on the 4th axis and selected 360 and it turned almost 1.5 turns. I then did some basic updates to the controller and the LCD and tried it again and it fixed it! I'm glad that was all it was.John
by jshorba3
Sat May 05, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Everything 4th Axis
Topic: Rolling Pin with writing on it
Replies: 5
Views: 2341

Re: Rolling Pin with writing on it

Thanks so much Thom,
I have not tried that yet. That is a great place to start. I have drawn up several others and they are all off but show well in the preview. we are inundated with graduation this weekend but Monday I will see where your advice leads me. I appreciate your input.
John
by jshorba3
Thu May 03, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Everything 4th Axis
Topic: Rolling Pin with writing on it
Replies: 5
Views: 2341

Rolling Pin with writing on it

I drew up a rolling pin in aspire 2.25 in. in diameter and 12 inches long and put four lines of writing on it to v carve. Unwrapped the circumference was a little over 7 inches. I left roughly 1/2 inch top and bottom (which would be the seam) and when I carved it the first time it came out to where ...