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Re: [tracker2] 5V current from T2-301?

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  • Scott Miller
    I ve got a Roland Modela MDX-20. You can get bigger and more powerful machines cheaper (see maxnc.com, for example) but with no CNC experience I decided to go
    Message 1 of 6 , Feb 19 9:39 AM
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      I've got a Roland Modela MDX-20. You can get bigger and more powerful
      machines cheaper (see maxnc.com, for example) but with no CNC experience
      I decided to go with something more plug-and-play.

      Scott

      Heaton, Brad wrote:
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      >
      > Sorry for the off topic post but can you remind me what milling machine
      > you ended up with? I've always wanted something like that to make things
      > with but never been able to justify the investment.
      >
      > -Brad
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: tracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2%40yahoogroups.com>
      > [mailto:tracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2%40yahoogroups.com>] On
      > Behalf Of Scott Miller
      > Sent: Thursday, February 19, 2009 10:13 AM
      > To: tracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2%40yahoogroups.com>
      > Subject: Re: [tracker2] 5V current from T2-301?
      >
      > > cool, didn't know if you had to go to something tiny to get it to fit
      > > inside the case.
      >
      > Nah, there's tons of room in there. I could easily make the board twice
      > as big, if I avoided a couple of spots. I actually forgot to leave
      > notches for the case screws (my prototype had longer pins and sat above
      > the plane of the screws) so for the first 30+ beta boards I had to run
      > them through my desktop CNC milling machine. Fortunately there weren't
      > any important traces there.
      >
      > That reminds me, I need to go buy the spindle motor upgrade for that
      > thing. Might let me do some actual useful work in metal.
      >
      > Scott
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