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by animal
Sat Aug 12, 2017 12:09 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Building a CNC Keyboard that generates g-Code
Replies: 26
Views: 10364

Re: Building a CNC Keyboard that generates g-Code

hi there , wondeirng if this project is still in a happening project , or did it loose steam ?
tks
animal
by animal
Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Current Version(3.51)
Topic: Beginner Questions
Replies: 1
Views: 1762

Re: Beginner Questions

Kirk , did you ever get your Max going ? I have 1 that I am trying to get going also
tks
animal
by animal
Fri May 19, 2017 1:59 am
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: CNC shield with Joystick
Replies: 1
Views: 1924

CNC shield with Joystick

hello , I am hopefully going to be able to test my steppers this weekend & was wondering if there is a way to use a Arduino Joystick with the 3.0 CNC shield . would like to be able to move my machine through some motions . after that it's time to learn how to use Grbl
tks
animal
by animal
Thu May 11, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring
Replies: 5
Views: 1462

Re: Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring

ok , I got a bit furthur . my motors have 4 coils . they are pin 1&5,pin 2&6,pin 3&7, pin 4&8 . I watched some youtubes. I will have to dig out my scope this weekend to see what the phases are .
tks animal
by animal
Thu May 11, 2017 3:04 am
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring
Replies: 5
Views: 1462

Re: Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring

Thanks . but I don't know a thing about these without the pin/wide #'s with or without jumper's . I kinda need the pin 1 go's to ... part . I think the only thing I know is that I want to wire them so they take the least amps , so from what I have read that would make them slower , but that's ok for...
by animal
Wed May 10, 2017 3:29 am
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring
Replies: 5
Views: 1462

Re: Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring

thank you for the link's , so forgive my questions , I'm totally new to this . on the 8 wire stepper wiring in the link you sent , would the pin's be top to bottom 6,2,5,1 phase A & left to right 8,4,7,3 phase B ? is there a real advantage on the speed ? I think I would rather put up with a slow spe...
by animal
Mon May 08, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Old CNC Shield V3.00 and Chines copies of it...
Topic: Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring
Replies: 5
Views: 1462

Powermax 11 8 pin Stepper wiring

hello folks , thanks for letting me in . I am trying to figure out how to connect a powermax # p22nrxg-lnn-ns-00 8 pin steppers to a V 3.0 board . any Ideas ? . & I don't fully understand the 4 Axis clone , what does that mean ? my machine is a old MAXNC10 .
thank you
animal