[Lab] CNC advice....

Darcy Whyte darcy at inventorartist.com
Thu Dec 22 16:09:11 EST 2016

I'm surprised you haven't been coming to the hack613 meetups as many people
have cnc machines (including built ones).....

Why not just get parallel breakout board with opto-isolation and some
stepper controllers from ebay?

You can then run mach3 or emc2 or whatever the linux one is called these

Darcy Whyte

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On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 1:56 PM, Andrew Barbour <andrew.g.barbour at gmail.com>

> I am looking for some guidance on the controller choice for a homemade
> CNC.
> TinyG seems interesting - but the cost is HUGE about CAN$250-280 after
> exchange and shipping.
> Any suggestions?
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