Tag: the makers guide

Making A CNC Milling Machine – CNC Electronics

Making A CNC Milling Machine – CNC Electronics Part 4  CNC Electronics. Making a CNC Milling machine requires you to learn a little bit about CNC electronics. Every CNC machine needs a control box ...

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The Warp Drive Project Story – Mach3 Motor Tuning Video

Mach3 Motor Tuning Video The Warp Drive Project Story – Faster CNC Router Part 3 I just found an old video I planned to post to Youtube a few years ago when I was developing the Warp Drive Project. ...

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Making a CNC Milling Machine -Ballscrew mounts

Making a CNC Milling Machine -Ballscrew mounts Converting a Grizzly G0704 milling machine to CNC – Part 2 Making a CNC Milling machine requires a lot of metal working. Most people will use a manual ...

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Motion Control

  I recently had a hard drive controller failure on my CNC computer and had to decide to either replace the motherboard or get a new computer. Most new computers don’t have a printer port anymo...

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Edge Lit CNC Sign Project

Recently I made an Edge Lit CNC Sign Project for a school musical. The theater director asked if I could make a lighted sign for the production in a short period of time. The curtain would raise in 3 week...

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Warp Drive Project Story.

MY CNC JOURNEY IN THE BEGINNING I have been building CNC Router tables since about 2005. I wanted a CNC Router table to make it easier for me to make model airplane kits and custom parts. Commercial CNC m...

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Lego CNC Project

LEGO CNC PROJECT             Lego genius Arthur Sacek just created another Lego CNC Project, a Lego CNC RCX lathe. The Lego RCX Lathe is extremely easy to program. You simply dra...

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Make Stage Props With a CNC Router Table

Make Stage Props With A  CNC Router Table My kids are very involved in the Theater Programs at school. Each year, I get asked to help make Stage Props with a CNC Router Table. Using my 3 axis  CNC Route...

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The Makers Guide

The Makers Guide Hello everyone I am Bill Griggs and I love building and designing CNC Router tables. I have been researching and tinkering with CNC Router tables and other CNC machines since 1995. Findin...

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