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by edwinwhitesel
Fri Jun 18, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: CNC Shark
Topic: HD520 extended bed maintenance
Replies: 0
Views: 3627

HD520 extended bed maintenance

So I purchased the 6mm grease hun head and attached it to a normal grease gun. the challenge that I have is actually getting any grease to go into the zirk fittings. the 6mm head does not snap over the zirk fitting like a normal automotive grease gun. And even with the z axis carriage all the way do...
by edwinwhitesel
Fri Apr 16, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: Software. Programming
Topic: HD 520 controller update
Replies: 2
Views: 2726

HD 520 controller update

I just recently bought my HD520 with the extended bed. When I connect my PC with the ready2control software it keeps asking if I want to update the HD 510 controller software. Does the HD520 actually use the same controller as the HD 510? should I apply this update?
by edwinwhitesel
Sat Mar 20, 2021 6:39 am
Forum: Setting up the Shark
Topic: antifreeze instead of water in spindle
Replies: 1
Views: 2575

antifreeze instead of water in spindle

I am just setting up my new HD520 with the water cooled spindle. I was wondering if it would be ok to use something like windshield washer fluid instead of water to prevent freezing and damage to the spindle and/or hoses. My shop is not heated and I live in the northeast where nightime temps go belo...