November 20, 2018 at 1:13 pm #76348
RyanKeymasterNovember 20, 2018 at 1:25 pm #76349
Great news!!! I can’t wait to see how Tom’s machine looks and works!November 20, 2018 at 1:42 pm #76350
Oh that’s cool! He doesn’t sound extremely optimistic about the end product but I think he will be impressed. It is a good design.
I saw the 3D Printer he converted to a use a spindle. The MPCNC doesn’t suffer from a lot of the same flaws he mentioned with that build.November 20, 2018 at 1:49 pm #76351
He doesn’t sound extremely optimistic about the end product
I’m banking on that. Under promise, over deliver. If I can still be surprised at my own machines capabilities, I am sure it can really knock your socks off if you don’t expect much.
I just convinced my carpenter buddy a few days ago. He was of the “I can do it better by hand” mindset. We did a simple carving and now he has to have one!November 20, 2018 at 2:07 pm #76353
Nice. I agree. Hopefully he thinks he’ll get a lump of coal, and when he spends the time on the CAM and actually makes some shiney parts with it, he’ll be too proud of his work to be anything but happy.November 20, 2018 at 4:15 pm #76362
Hopefully he found the right sized nuts and bolts!November 20, 2018 at 7:56 pm #76365
Dui, ni shuo de duiParticipant
Again, we don’t need his benediction to know it works well, the gallery is full of awesome projects being made with this machine and people using it everyday.
I just hope he’ll give it a fair review, and that he’ll come to our awesome forum to get proper support, advices and love 🙂November 20, 2018 at 8:07 pm #76366
Jeffeb3ParticipantNovember 21, 2018 at 9:49 pm #76524
That’s awesome Ryan! I bet the only thing he runs into is the “tighten this one, don’t tighten that one” bits but you have it all very well explained and documented. I wished and wished that there was s similarly comprehensive set of instructions for the MP3DP but when all was said and done was happy that there wasn’t as I got to “know” a lot of very kind and helpful (and supportive and persistent) people on the forum. You have no idea how many gateways the MPCNC and MP3DP have opened up in my world. Even the knowledge I’ve gained about things like Arduino which prior to the MPCNC I knew existed but knew nothing about. So many places I’m going to go with just that thread of knowledge growing.
V1 Engineering has changed my life!November 24, 2018 at 2:20 pm #76738November 25, 2018 at 3:04 pm #76830
Love the build, but couldn’t understand a word he said. 🙂
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