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Pinbout
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Re: DeskTop CNC new [Re: sunktank]
      #5851598 - 05/10/13 09:07 AM

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Once the mill had plunged through the last layer of the cut, it liberated the finished piece from the stock, which caught in the tool and was projected across the room before I could hit the e-stop. Not fast enough to cause injury, but fast enough to give me pause for thought.




your suppose to leave little tabs that keep the parts attached to the material. the tabs should be left off the last pass and thin enough that you can push the part free.


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Re: DeskTop CNC new [Re: Pinbout]
      #5851680 - 05/10/13 10:05 AM

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Quote:

Once the mill had plunged through the last layer of the cut, it liberated the finished piece from the stock, which caught in the tool and was projected across the room before I could hit the e-stop. Not fast enough to cause injury, but fast enough to give me pause for thought.




your suppose to leave little tabs that keep the parts attached to the material. the tabs should be left off the last pass and thin enough that you can push the part free.




Yep, I know that now


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Re: DeskTop CNC new [Re: sunktank]
      #5852669 - 05/10/13 08:08 PM

I'll stick with my bandsaw for the time being.

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