|Michael Gilligan||26/11/2021 09:20:42|
19604 forum posts
I was amused and amazed to find this video, and several more in similar vein:
How to make Polar CNC drawing Machine
**LINK** : https://youtu.be/dl_XWb1AK2U
The primitive constructional technique, and the brilliant results, combine to make the man a star.
4912 forum posts
A fusion of modern electronic control gear and Newcomen wooden supports
|Gary Wooding||26/11/2021 10:20:54|
|932 forum posts|
Quite amazing. Even the little detail of using cable ties as a circular clamp.
|Nicholas Farr||26/11/2021 12:48:48|
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Hi MichaelG, just goes to show that not everything has to be made to a high accuracy, even the slight wobble on the motor pulley didn't seem to cause any issue. I've used cable ties many times as circular clamps and some of them can be used again if all of them don't need pulling up too far.
|Howard Lewis||26/11/2021 13:10:08|
|5751 forum posts|
As an aside, releasable cable ties are available, and very useful they can be!
Especially as they tend to be wider and stronger than the single use alternative.
|John Haine||26/11/2021 16:37:10|
|4435 forum posts|
I suddenly get why Joe Noci wanted to do C axis wrapping...
|Neil Wyatt||26/11/2021 17:35:34|
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Reversing a section of belt to make a custom pulley is a great idea, I wish I'd thought of it.
|Michael Gilligan||26/11/2021 21:54:35|
19604 forum posts
I sensed that MrInnovative was a star … and this Serbian research paper references him:
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