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by DrPhil
Thu Apr 06, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Pilot Pro CNC Q and A
Topic: auto tool change
Replies: 1
Views: 3279

Re: auto tool change

Yes. If you have an 80mm spindle mount you are ready. If you are using a router we just change the mount. The tool holder takes up 4" across the width in the back.
by DrPhil
Sun Apr 02, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Pilot Pro CNC Q and A
Topic: The Pilot Pro CNC VS $20,000 CNC
Replies: 0
Views: 2037

The Pilot Pro CNC VS $20,000 CNC

A comparison is called for so you can see the similarities between the Pilot Pro CNC and industrial CNC's.

So I compiled this little video - I hope you like, share and subscribe

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OSEQORbAd8w
by DrPhil
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Pilot Pro CNC Q and A
Topic: Milling aluminum with the Pilot Pro CNC router
Replies: 0
Views: 1996

Milling aluminum with the Pilot Pro CNC router

:D We have been using the Pilot Pro CNC's in production for many years. The latest version 3 has been making aluminum parts better and faster than our conventional dovetail CNC mills for over a year. Here is a video taken the other day after more than a year of full time production - https://www.you...
by DrPhil
Sun Mar 26, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Pilot Pro CNC Q and A
Topic: Mach4? Yes
Replies: 0
Views: 1977

Mach4? Yes

Mach3 is a professional, robust, low cost method to run your machine for business or hobby.

And our control box is 100% compatible with Mach4 with the addition of the UC-100 USB interface recommend for use with either 3 or 4.

We can bundle mach4 hobby or pro with your order, just let us know.
by DrPhil
Sun Mar 26, 2017 4:10 am
Forum: Pilot Pro CNC Q and A
Topic: A list of getting started tutorial projects from Vectric!
Replies: 0
Views: 1878

A list of getting started tutorial projects from Vectric!

I found this list of projects after installing Vectric and though I would share it because there is a lot of information offered. However, this is just an example and none of the links work but it is worth a look. I think you can find the videos and tutorials on their web site - not sure. http://www...
by DrPhil
Sat Mar 25, 2017 6:59 am
Forum: Pilot Pro CNC Q and A
Topic: Who's build blog is this anyway?
Replies: 0
Views: 1964

Who's build blog is this anyway?

I came across this blog and the author is doing a great job on describing the build.

CNC Build Part 1: Rail Designs

https://blog.adafruit.com/2016/03/31/cn ... l-designs/

The photo of your kit was selected to be display on our price page, Thank you!
by DrPhil
Sat Feb 11, 2017 5:01 am
Forum: Pilot Pro CNC Q and A
Topic: The old forum
Replies: 0
Views: 2254

The old forum

Hi All,

Welcome!
The old forum was removed due to spam bots. This is why you now must sign in. Hopefully, this will keep the spam to a minimum and we can get back to making chips!

PDJ