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Forum: Work we Produce !!!! 11-23-2020, 08:20 PM
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Posted By Jim Becker
Ah....I figured it was something along those...

Ah....I figured it was something along those lines, but honestly, I've never heard that term in my almost 64 trips around the sun. [lol]
Forum: New Forum Members 11-23-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By Jim Becker
Once you make your decision and order your...

Once you make your decision and order your machine, request the Prep Guide for your specific model. It will provide full details on space, electrical, air and other factors so you can get ready while...
Forum: Work we Produce !!!! 11-22-2020, 11:33 PM
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Posted By Jim Becker
I'm not sure what you mean by a "park model", but...

I'm not sure what you mean by a "park model", but I'm guessing from inference that it's a type of property.

If you want two color without painting, King Color Core might be a nice choice. You...
Forum: New Forum Members 11-22-2020, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By Jim Becker
Bill, welcome to Camheads. The Stinger I and...

Bill, welcome to Camheads.

The Stinger I and Stinger II have a lot of similarities, but the former is a "desktop" machine and the latter is a heavier, fully welded frame machine. Stinger II has...
Forum: CAMheads How 2 11-22-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By Jim Becker
It's normal to create zones for use with smaller...

It's normal to create zones for use with smaller applications...but do keep in mind that there is a lower limit relative to part size and holding because of just how "vacuum" works...it's all about...
Forum: New Forum Members 11-21-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By Jim Becker
Yes, that's what I meant. I had to create that...

Yes, that's what I meant. I had to create that folder on my machine for some reason...
Forum: New Forum Members 11-21-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By Jim Becker
'Glad you were able to help work it out! ...

'Glad you were able to help work it out!

What I did was move all the non-relevant PPs to a subfolder I created so they don't show up in the list in the application, but are still hanging around...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By Jim Becker
Ok, you probably reached the limit of the bolt...

Ok, you probably reached the limit of the bolt holes on one side. So if you were tapping, say, the left top to tilt the spindle to the right, tap the bottom right edge to get the rest of that 1/64"...
Forum: New Forum Members 11-20-2020, 09:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 147
Posted By Jim Becker
I personally bought a cheap Chinese laser to play...

I personally bought a cheap Chinese laser to play with around engraving, etc., to test the waters but haven't actually used it yet. If I decided I wanted to do laser engraving more seriously, I'd...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By Jim Becker
The plate that the Spindle is mounted on has four...

The plate that the Spindle is mounted on has four bolts that hold the spindle in it's vertical orientation, at least side to side. When tramming, you loosen three of them and "barely" loosen the...
Forum: Jim Becker 11-20-2020, 09:20 PM
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Views: 210
Posted By Jim Becker
This project proves I can draw a circle and draw...

This project proves I can draw a circle and draw a rectangle. :) And use a little sandpaper. LOL

But seriously, it can be fun to treat the CNC like any other tool and just do what you need to do...
Forum: New Forum Members 11-20-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 147
Posted By Jim Becker
The Camaster laser option is only available for...

The Camaster laser option is only available for order on new machines coming from the factor. They do not sell it as an add-on. There are third party lasers you can add...and threads about it here at...
Forum: Jim Becker 11-20-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By Jim Becker
Bananas anyone? (quickie project)

My older daughter was going to buy a banana stand for her apartment in town...she seems to always forget she's not exactly rolling in money. I stopped the buy and suggested I would just make her one....
Forum: New Forum Members 11-19-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By Jim Becker
Your daughter needs to create the .TAP files...

Your daughter needs to create the .TAP files using the Camaster single tool inch post processor (assuming your Stinger I doesn't have Fast Tool Change/FTC) before she sends them to you. You then use...
Forum: Stinger II 11-18-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 94
Posted By Jim Becker
The new Vectric laser module does not yet work...

The new Vectric laser module does not yet work with the Camaster laser option. Do not purchase it until it's been certified. In the mean time, I believe there is a laser widget that's usable in the...
Forum: The Water Cooler 11-18-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jim Becker
Try putting the aluminum measurement puck on the...

Try putting the aluminum measurement puck on the spoilboard (plugged in of course) and do touch topl to see if you can fix the limit error.

And do launch a call into Camaster to talk with a...
Forum: The Water Cooler 11-18-2020, 01:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jim Becker
Barney is correct. Make contact with Camaster to...

Barney is correct. Make contact with Camaster to schedule your remote orientation with a technician. It's absolutely worth the time and will not only cover a lot of things you need to know specific...
Forum: Cobra CNC Routers 11-17-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By Jim Becker
That sounds like really moldy plywood... [lol] ...

That sounds like really moldy plywood... [lol]

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OP, the major point here is to use the largest tool you can for the cleanest cuts...the mass and strength will be a lot more stable....
Forum: Used CAMaster CNC Routers For Sale 11-17-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By Jim Becker
Sometimes a deal worked out between two folks can...

Sometimes a deal worked out between two folks can be the best way to satisfy both the need to sell and the need to buy.
Forum: Cobra CNC Routers 11-16-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By Jim Becker
Have you tried it with just a 1/4" compression...

Have you tried it with just a 1/4" compression cutter with an allowance and a last-pass opposite direction or equivalent? A .125" cutter is going to be less stable than a .25" cutter as you push it...
Forum: Used CAMaster CNC Routers For Sale 11-16-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By Jim Becker
datakes, if you have a business, talk to your...

datakes, if you have a business, talk to your accountant about how you might leverage this opportunity, tax wise for 2020, even if you need to do a short-term finance. A good, pre-owned machine is...
Forum: Maintenance 11-16-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 317
Posted By Jim Becker
"really retired"...now that's a concept. [lol] ...

"really retired"...now that's a concept. [lol]

(Seriously...you deserve it so enjoy!)
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 11-16-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 135
Posted By Jim Becker
First thing to check is the cable between your...

First thing to check is the cable between your CNC and your control computer. With everything shut down, remove the cable, blow out any dust and reconnect it securely. See if that helps put things...
Forum: Stinger I (Table Top) 11-15-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 92
Posted By Jim Becker
You need to download the wizard that the video...

You need to download the wizard that the video talks about. Info in the notes below the video.
Forum: Used CAMaster CNC Routers For Sale 11-15-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By Jim Becker
Folks are going to need to know your location...

Folks are going to need to know your location...
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