This is a tutorial on how to make a plaque on the Legacy Maverick CNC, specifically with starting programming. If you're in a woods class at Grantsville High, you're in the right place.
This is the flow of how this is going to go:
Save File (of Aspire, optional)
Original instructions on lwmcnc.com, this has added pictures and explanations so that even a beginner can make this file.
Starting a New File
❏ Open VCarve or Aspire
❏ Click the “Create a new file” icon - File Operations section
❏ Enter Width (x) 12, Height (y) 6 - Job Size (x & y) section
❏ Enter Thickness (z) 0.75 - Material (z) section
❏ Select “Z Zero” on top of the material - Material (z) section
❏ Select the bottom left corner - XY Datum Position section
❏ Click the “OK” button