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by Bob
Sun Jul 18, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Software. Programming
Topic: unsupported file error
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: unsupported file error

Hi Paul, My first question is, did you try to cut by using your crv file (the drawing you made)? You need to convert the drawing into a tap (toolpath) file. Then load the tap file into your machine. Also, are you using the correct post processor? It's a good idea to try an air cut for your first att...
by Bob
Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:10 am
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: Does the SD100 do dovetails like PIRANHA-FX
Replies: 1
Views: 145

Re: Does the SD100 do dovetails like PIRANHA-FX

I can't answer that question.
However, you can contact the manufacturer directly here: https://www.nextwavecnc.com/frequentlyaskedquestions
Bob
by Bob
Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:03 am
Forum: Software. Programming
Topic: 3d files
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Re: 3d files

VCarve Desktop, and Pro can Import single 3D model files (STL, OBJ, 3DM, SKP etc.) for each job. https://www.vectric.com/products
So, your stl file should work fine.
Bob
by Bob
Tue Jun 15, 2021 6:30 am
Forum: Setting up the Shark
Topic: clamp down
Replies: 4
Views: 489

Re: clamp down

In order to better understand your question, I would appreciate seeing a drawing or photo of the situation.
-Bob
by Bob
Mon May 17, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Shark Project File Sharing.
Topic: Hello Everyone !
Replies: 3
Views: 1120

Re: Hello Everyone !

Check here:

https://forum.vectric.com/viewtopic.php ... t&start=75

No cost. It is being developed by a Vectric forum member.

Bob
by Bob
Sun Mar 28, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: Setting up the Shark
Topic: hd5 cutting only half the depth
Replies: 1
Views: 734

Re: hd5 cutting only half the depth

I would be real curious to look at the crv file. It's easier to check your settings this way.
by Bob
Mon Dec 21, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Setting up the Shark
Topic: Motor control not turning on my router
Replies: 2
Views: 1307

Re: Motor control not turning on my router

CW,
The fastest way I have found to answer a question like this is to send an email directly to Next Wave: support@nextwavecnc.com
Bob
by Bob
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: CNC Shark HD Mako Limited Edition (Help)
Replies: 9
Views: 1733

Re: CNC Shark HD Mako Limited Edition (Help)

It would have been fun to help you set up the machine so you could demo it...And, to also try tipping you over to the cnc side.
Bob
by Bob
Wed Oct 07, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: CNC Shark HD Mako Limited Edition (Help)
Replies: 9
Views: 1733

Re: CNC Shark HD Mako Limited Edition (Help)

Anywhere near Sheboygan?
Bob
by Bob
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Setting up the Shark
Topic: Struggling with dust collection setup
Replies: 6
Views: 1952

Re: Struggling with dust collection setup

"Is it possible to add a smoke detector inside the enclosure, or will the dust trigger it constantly? It would be nice to have an indication of fire before everything is melted and the fire is out of control." This is a huge topic of concern for me. I have tried several types of detectors in my shop...