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What other non kiting builds are you working on?

Postby plummet » Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:06 pm

Here's what's been absorbing my time.

A vertical 6 bike rack to carry all my families bikes.
20190830_162627 test.jpg

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Re: What other non kiting builds are you working on?

Postby TomW » Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:07 pm

Building a 1000*1500mm Cnc.

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Re: What other non kiting builds are you working on?

Postby dice » Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:04 pm

Aren't those bikes too heavy? Those things don't have a lot of vertical strength.
Like 100-150kg max if I remember correctly.

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Re: What other non kiting builds are you working on?

Postby plummet » Mon Sep 02, 2019 5:41 am

TomW wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:07 pm
Building a 1000*1500mm Cnc.
Post up some progress picture's.

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Re: What other non kiting builds are you working on?

Postby plummet » Mon Sep 02, 2019 5:45 am

dice wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:04 pm
Aren't those bikes too heavy? Those things don't have a lot of vertical strength.
Like 100-150kg max if I remember correctly.
Pickup trucks typically have a max towbar down loading of 150- 300kg. Small cars are down to 75kg.

So I'm within my truck's the max loading.

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Re: What other non kiting builds are you working on?

Postby fluidity » Mon Sep 02, 2019 12:24 pm

CNC machine is just about there. Debugging Z axis... might be a direction cable issue for the Z stepper motor driven and then I can begin experimenting...


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