Archive for March, 2017

You can build it! This past weekend, I spent a few hours running a test to see if I could model something like this Into this And I did! That’s a rough prototype. I only used a 1/16” flat down-cut bit which leaves a pretty rough surface. I had to hit it on the sander just to get rid of a lot of the wood shavings, but other than that this is what pops out of the machine in a single pass. Took about 40 minutes to rout, but the information gleaned was invaluable. First thing I learned is how...
posted by by Robb Allen @ 3/28/2017 8:39:29 AM | Feedback (23)
And by that, I mean one of the hard drives in the server is really, really dying. This is an older copy of the website, hope I haven’t lost too many pieces of data, but bear with me as I slowly try to care enough to bring it back.
posted by by Robb Allen @ 3/27/2017 9:23:25 PM | Feedback (2)
I did both… The deal was too good to pass up on the CNC router. The original owner was younger & simply couldn’t keep it running because the wiring never worked. I went to look at it and realized it simply needed the wiring redone and a few small, inexpensive parts. Still waiting on the parts, but all wiring is done. I can’t wait to get started. I have SO many ideas, like this one. As for the music equipment, the Mrs. agreed that it was for the church (I can’t use the stuff at home) so...
posted by by Robb Allen @ 3/7/2017 10:05:26 PM | Feedback (9)