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(Added a page for the CNC area. Going to remove the g-code sites from the machine shop page as it is more apropreiate for them to be here instead.)
 
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== Equipment ==
 
== Equipment ==
 
*[[Torquecut|Bridgeport CNC Mill]]
 
*[[Torquecut|Bridgeport CNC Mill]]
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*[[diylittlecnc|DIY Little CNC]]
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*[[rhinocnclathe|Rhino ST6 CNC Lathe]]
  
 
== Useful Sites ==
 
== Useful Sites ==

Revision as of 12:01, 28 November 2011

Contents

Equipment

Useful Sites

Virtual Machine Shop

Information on a wide variety of machining operations.

http://kanabco.com/vms/library.html

G-Code Generators

CNC Halftone Wizard

Creates the g-code for creating a halftone interpretation of a PNG, JPG or GIF.

http://synapticcircle.com/technopolis/2011/09/04/cnc-halftone-wizard-1-0/

CAM.PY

Written in python by Neil Gershenfeld of the MIT Center for Bits and Atoms. CAM.PY generates g-code tool paths for milling 2D and 3D objects. Useful in creating g-code for cutting PCB's.

http://fab.cba.mit.edu/about/fab/dist/cad.py

Information on Gears

Timing Belts, Pulleys and Metric Gears

Info from Stock Drive Products/ Sterling Instrument (SDP/SI)

http://www.sdp-si.com/web/html/reference_library.htm

Trash

  • Please don't throw sheet metal, copper, or aluminum away. We recycle these.