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what is the best laser colour to cut balsa,lite ply,and bass wood for a CNC

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Ch.S

1 year ago

Bonjour Terry,

pour ma par j'utilise MACH.

Ensuite sur Solidworks , j'utilise Camworks

ce dernier est un excellent complément de MACH 3

J'espère avoir pu t'aider. Cordialement J-MICHEL.


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TerryE39Ch.S

Answer 1 year ago

thank you very much,i'm not French but i can see Mach 3

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TerryE39

1 year ago

what is the easiest program to use for a cnc machine.i'm not a computer person

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TerryE39

1 year ago

what's the easiest way to break open a cd,or printer to get the diodes for a laser

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steveastrouk

1 year ago

Infra red. A CO2 laser is the most cost effective

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steveastroukTerryE39

Answer 1 year ago

No reason why not, all the parts you need are freely available, laser, power supply, mirrors, lens.

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rickharris

1 year ago

Clarinéo
are arguably the top USA laser cutter provider. However that comes at a price.
My experience with their product is that it is excellent.

If you have the skill to set up and maintain there are may cheaper solutions available from China on Ebay. BUT your going to have to do some work on it.
A mini router using a dremel is a much cheaper option.

https://www.instructables.com/howto/CNC+router/
lots of projects here

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TerryE39rickharris

Answer 1 year ago

i am going to get the spindle from Inventables.i have a dremel and it's way to loud.

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rickharrisTerryE39

Answer 1 year ago

Other options are available, I might suggest a little oil may make things less noisy.

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rickharris

1 year ago

AND where in the world do you live?