– Machinist Community – Machinist Community

Maker Ed writes- If you every wanted to build a CNC machine, this is the site for you. This is your one stop shopping for your dream machine. From a simple plotter to a laser engraver, you will get the info you need to build it. The site is forum based with over 13,000 members and every one of them make you feel at home. A complete easy to build set of plans from a chap named “jgro” are available in the downloads section to get you started. The materials can be bought at your local home center and can be built in a week or two depending on your skill level Link.

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  1. NickCarter says:

    Don’t overlook these other groups either:

    CAD CAM EDM DRO Yahoogroup (the best group in my opinion): Home Machinist CNC forum:

    Practical Machinist CNC forum:;f=13

    Usenet alt.machines.cnc

    There are also specific yahoogroups for various machines and software once you get something working, for instance the excellent DOS based TurboCNC control program:
    (when you pay to register the program, they give you the pascal source code!)

  2. ReetCastBreds says:

    Through the mindset with the small time independent designer, Android is a relatively complicated software to use. The number of methods in addition to time which is necessary to code for any individual request is essential to many people smaller businesses. The requirement to modify the program code as a way to help different electronics and other designs regarding software is definitely not beneficial to help building a large usage. Nearly the actual different versions with software and hardware influence the complete being compatible connected with an app, it will likewise influence the particular building of each and every app produced as well as recoded.

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