Simple 3 axis mill or 3D printer using Phidgets


Does anyone know if a milling machine or a 3D printer can be controlled using Phidgets?
They do have a board that can control 4 stepper motors, but I have yet to see it used.

I hope there is a way! 

phidgetsinc3 years ago

Hi crob! Yes, there is a way and a few people out there have come up with their own designs. Most people are using the stepper motors and stepper controller from Phidgets. Here's a pretty basic article about stepper vs DC motors: If I'm not mistaken, this fellow used Phidgets on his delta printer: