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Digital Machinist

I received an email a few weeks ago from Tom, a user commonly found sharing ideas and asking questions in the forums, I was told he mentioned the Mostly Printed CNC in an article he submitted. I panicked thinking I was being warned about what was said in this article....

T8 Leadscrew Compatible Parts

 It has almost been a year since the "525" update and about 6 months since the new rollers. In that time I/we have learned a lot about the DIY CNC world, CAM software, our electronics capabilities, as well as our steppers limitations. It is time for another...

UltiMachine Control Boards

Ultimachine BoardsWant to Buy one? Mini-RAMBo Here, RAMBo Here, Archim1 Here.UltiMachine boards are extremely high quality and built as the refined updated Ramps 1.4 board. Meaning it is a more reliable board and it has been designed with more robust safety features...

Podcast with Gam3T3cH Electronics

Gam3T3cH Electronics has been trying to lock me down for a while to hear me ramble. That day has finally happened Wesley did a great podcast/interview, we talked for a long time and he has condensed it down a bit. I had a great time talking about all things V1...

2017 Midwest RepRap Festival *update*

Headed out to check out all the cool happenings In Goshen at the Midwest RepRap Festival. MRRF Orders placed after this post should ship Monday 3-17-17, Update- all caught up back to regularly scheduled shipping. Update - It was amazing. I was proud to be a silver...

2 Year Anniversary

The Mostly Printed CNC was born 2 years ago....or released, whatever you prefer to say. More than a half a million thingiverse views later (on one variant alone). I have to just say thank you, to anyone who might read this.  This new path in my life has been more...

Z axis problems? Software Updates

So if you have read this already no changes but having to link to it several times a day I need to bump this back up.If you don't want to read everything below. Due to some awesome software updates our machines should now run so much more reliably and accurately. The...

Some Old Guy Coding Teaches How To Do A Tool Change.

Mark walks through every step on how he does a tool change and some of the other methods out there. I really appreciate his perspective. No electrical endstops or z probes needed. There are so many ways to change a tool, this is his method and reasoning behind it. My...

Jason took second place in the instructables cnc contest!

Our very own Jason's Daughter took second place in the instructables.com cnc contest. You can see from the screen grab above she is trying to explain how the gantry works, and poor Jason just doesn't get it. I am guessing Jason might have helped hold the camera and do...

Time to show off.

Finally got started on the Gallery, looking for projects I have missed made with the Mostly Printed CNC (MPCNC) or the LowRider CNC, from this site or any other. Sexy cuts or just something you are proud of. Lets see it. If it's only a video I will post it if I can...

Changing the domain name

Look up is there a new domain name yet? Just a heads up the site might be a bit funky for the next few hours I am going to be changing the main domain name to V1Engineering.com. Doing this means server propagation, security updates, ssl, dns servers, yada yada.There...

leech? Again…

Update 1/1/2017 - Solved!!! - Looks like I have been registered on the service and now my "reports" have been pre-authorized or verified. Now if I make a report things get taken down quickly. This is better than nothing but the verification process should not take so...