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by misterx
Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: depth of cut
Replies: 1
Views: 123

depth of cut

Hi, I have a shark HD2 extended bed with a Bosch 1617 EVS router (2.25 HP) and want to do a 3d roughing cut with a .5" end mill. I was wondering what depth of cut I can use, I've never used a .5" end mill yet and wanted to know what you other people are using for depth of cut for that bit. I'm doing...
by misterx
Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: Making Aluminum name plates and cutouts questions
Replies: 4
Views: 1885

Re: Making Aluminum name plates and cutouts questions

Thanks, that what I ended up using for the engraving, but was wondering what Bit people are using to do the cutout of aluminum and the tool settings. Like an 1/8” end mill, who makes a good one? Thanks again
by misterx
Fri Nov 22, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: Making Aluminum name plates and cutouts questions
Replies: 4
Views: 1885

Making Aluminum name plates and cutouts questions

Hi, I want to do some plaques and name plates made out of brass coated aluminum. I have never worked with aluminum before so this is new to me. The brass coated aluminum is .0415” thick. I’m not sure what toolpath to use for the engraving or what bit to use, could someone tell me which one’s to use....
by misterx
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: Stoping a cut and going back to 0.0.0
Replies: 3
Views: 1191

Stoping a cut and going back to 0.0.0

Hi, i have a shark hd3, I want to know if I pause a cut and then stop it on the computer screen with the curser (right next to the pause button), can I have the bit go back to 0.0.0? I always hit the red button on the control box then I have to close the control panel and start it again, and the bit...
by misterx
Tue Nov 28, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: Cant open an older file of mine
Replies: 1
Views: 794

Cant open an older file of mine

Hi, I am trying to open an older file I made in 2012 and it comes up with an error that says failed to open file, with the name of the file, where it is, and Code 103. Does anyone know why it can’t open? Thanks Tim
by misterx
Sat Jun 18, 2016 3:16 pm
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: Can not detect touch plate error
Replies: 12
Views: 5309

Re: Can not detect touch plate error

Thanks sharkcutup, I when back and checked the cable and the cord was pulled out about a 1/8" on the touch plate end. I pushed it back in and tried it again and it worked without an error. I never thought to check that because it would give the different Z distances on all four corners and the middl...
by misterx
Sat Jun 18, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: Can not detect touch plate error
Replies: 12
Views: 5309

Can not detect touch plate error

image.jpeg image.jpeg Hi, I have the shark pro plus and my touch plate used to work fine. I always keep it plugged in, but now it is giving me an error.well I do what I always did I click on load G code and it asks if I want to use virtual setup and I click yes then if I want to use the last files ...
by misterx
Mon Feb 15, 2016 5:24 am
Forum: CNC Shark Pro Plus HD
Topic: Shark HD3 Extended bed
Replies: 2
Views: 2702

Shark HD3 Extended bed

Hi, I am thinking about getting the HD3 extended bed shark. Does anyone that has one have any problems with it? I have the pro plus now, and want another one and don't know if I should get the HD3 or the extended bed Thanks
by misterx
Thu Aug 06, 2015 1:01 pm
Forum: Shark Pro Plus
Topic: shark claming bed
Replies: 1
Views: 2929

shark claming bed

Hi, does anyone know if the Kreg KKS-KLRBK Bench Klamp 6" Reach will work on the shark pro plus bed? Thanks Tim
by misterx
Thu Aug 06, 2015 1:01 pm
Forum: Shark Pro Plus
Topic: shark claming bed
Replies: 1
Views: 2643

shark claming bed

Hi, does anyone know if the Kreg KKS-KLRBK Bench Klamp 6" Reach will work on the shark pro plus bed? Thanks Tim