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by wallace9958
Sun Apr 07, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: Software. Programming
Topic: Workflow: Design to CNC
Replies: 7
Views: 1996

Re: Workflow: Design to CNC

The Shark is generally a good CNC but you'll notice a few hiccups compared to alternatives (DIY, Axiom, etc): 1) The unit employs a fair amount of HDPE (plastic) which causes some amount of instability in the machine due to a lack of rigidity. Folks on here, self included, have modified their Sharks...
by wallace9958
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Everything 4th Axis
Topic: Nextwave 4th Axis Inaccurate?
Replies: 0
Views: 1326

Nextwave 4th Axis Inaccurate?

I purchased the 4th axis recently and am using it to make picture frame stiles with one slight hiccup. Essentially, what I am doing is: Tool path 1 -> Dimension the job with a surface planing bit. Surface plane the top. Rotate to 90 and surface plane the right side. Cut out a rabbet for a cloth inne...