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shchang [Powering the machine]
documentation:cnc_routers:shapeoko2 [2020/06/30 21:07] (current)
shchang [Training]
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 Training is required to use the Shapeoko 2. Training is required to use the Shapeoko 2.
-To get trained, watch the CNC Orientation video (coming soon) and complete the online quiz (coming soon) with a score of 100%.+To get trained, watch the CNC Orientation video (coming soon) and complete the online quiz with a score of 100%. 
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 +Quiz access: 
 +[[https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfR0HdtYpXEUh8SXmR8meotSRbrZQjoJZXIQawnS5LSEM3Yjg/viewform?usp=sf_link]]
  
 If you are new to CNC routers, performing an "air cut" with the spindle off prior to cutting solid material is recommended. If you are new to CNC routers, performing an "air cut" with the spindle off prior to cutting solid material is recommended.
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 Illustrated here is a method of clamping your workpiece using setup clamps. Always ensure that your workholding tools are not in the way of the toolpath. Illustrated here is a method of clamping your workpiece using setup clamps. Always ensure that your workholding tools are not in the way of the toolpath.
  
-{{::workholding_example.jpg?600|}}+{{:documentation:cnc_routers:workholding_setupclamp.jpg?600|}}
  
-{{::setup_clamp.jpg?600|}} +In photo: 1/4" threaded rod, 1/4" thumb nut, and slotted bar
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-In photo: 1/4" threaded rod, 1/4" flange nut, step block, and slotted bar+
  
 ====Setting Z-axis zero==== ====Setting Z-axis zero====
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   * Static discharge causes a hard-limit switch to trigger.   * Static discharge causes a hard-limit switch to trigger.
  
-The hard-limit switches have been disabled for this reason. +The hard-limit switches have been disabled for this reason. (6/20/2020 -- this has been fixed)
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-  * The slotted bar clamp is not sized for a 1/4" threaded rod.+
  
-A temporary fix has been made with a flanged 1/4" nut. 
  
   * The X- or Y- axes seize up from too much dust packed in the V wheels.   * The X- or Y- axes seize up from too much dust packed in the V wheels.
documentation/cnc_routers/shapeoko2.1592712373.txt.gz · Last modified: 2020/06/21 04:06 by shchang