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BackyardWorkshop

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CNC for Dummies
« on: July 05, 2010, 07:54:57 AM »
Hey guys! I'm working on a new article trying to explain the various stuff to do with a CNC machine - basically a CNC for dummies... anyway I'd like to get y'alls opinion on it and any ideas that you might have that would it better :)

http://www.backyardworkshop.com/blog-posts/metalworking/89-static-pages/135-cnc-for-dummies.html

I still need to add more pictures and I'm going to make a few animations and probably a few videos as well, but wanted to get ideas on the general concept first :)

check it out when you get a chance and thanks!

Jamie
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Re: CNC for Dummies
« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2010, 08:31:29 PM »
Great start on the CNC info. I'll send you an email with my input.


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Re: CNC for Dummies
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2010, 07:36:14 AM »
Looks like a good start.

I know when I first started doing CNC stuff the most daunting thing about it was the electronics. Mostly I wasn't sure what exactly it was that I needed to buy. There are so many possible variations on the electronics that it can get very confusing for a newbie.

I would put a lot of effort into the electronics section for that reason.

That's just my two cents

Have Fun!