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by erniehatt
Sat Jul 04, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: Version 2.58
Topic: The documentation is so bad...
Replies: 11
Views: 1080

Re: The documentation is so bad...

Well I must say, the fuss over this lack of documentation is rather negative, try buying one of the Chinese products out there, and you would praise Bertus's effort, because documentation is nil, and it takes a lot more setting up than the Pihat.
Another plus is you get genuine software.
by erniehatt
Sat Jun 27, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: Connect a laser
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Re: Connect a laser

I must say, that if one can't get an answer to a simple question, then it is time to move on to a system that does.
by erniehatt
Sat Jun 20, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: Connect a laser
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Re: Connect a laser

Either could not be bothered or did not have an answer.
by erniehatt
Sun Jun 14, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: Connect a laser
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Connect a laser

Hi Bertus, hope all is well with you.
Regarding the original cnc shield v3, is there anyway I can connect a laser to it, just need to find a use for it. Cheers Ernie
by erniehatt
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: Clone drive direction
Replies: 3
Views: 550

Re: Clone drive direction

If it is running backwards, just reverse the motor cables.
by erniehatt
Sat May 30, 2020 3:48 am
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: Probe
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Probe

I have made up a probe plate using a copper shim, which has an Led attached,that lights when the tool touches it. The next step is to get this to stop the axis when it touches, what is the best way to connect this. What I have is 3V Supply, a round piece of copper shim, to which I have fixed a small...
by erniehatt
Tue May 19, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: using Keyboard
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Re: using Keyboard

Thanks Bertus. Stay Safe
by erniehatt
Sat May 16, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: using Keyboard
Replies: 2
Views: 145

using Keyboard

In BCNC, I know you can use the keyboard to move the X and Y axis's, but cannot find a way to use it to control the Z axis, is there a way I am not aware of. The same seems to go for UGS as well.
by erniehatt
Fri Apr 24, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: End Stops
Replies: 2
Views: 280

Re: End Stops

Thanks for that info Bertus, appreciated.
by erniehatt
Wed Apr 22, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: End Stops
Replies: 2
Views: 280

End Stops

I have tried connecting these before, although they stopped when hit, they always gave an alarm, is this normal, or is it a bad connection.