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Discussion in 'CNC Mills/Routers' started by ccfly, Sep 6, 2017.

  1. ccfly

    ccfly New
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    well i need help .
    i want to build small cnc machine like chinese 5axis 3040
    but to be able to cut some softer steel like st35 or 16mo3 ...
    dimensions i kinda need are in range of that 3040 cnc
    but reading a loot that cn cnc is junk at best ...week non precise drivers mbo is like women
    one day work ok ,other wont next one work a bit stops work ...
    to get some what better cnc i need 500€ driver mbo
    then i need better stiff parts ,and in all i need new cnc ...
    and other thing is to build one that have movable hand like 5AXISMAKER
    just smaller and cheeper :) 5k for plastic soft wood toy is huh

    help
     
  2. ccfly

    ccfly New
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    i did but that one is 5000$ + she 100% cant do iron steel...
    only soft alu ,copper etc
     
  3. David the swarfer

    David the swarfer OpenBuilds Team
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    if you want to cut steel then you need something like the mills from
    Tormach Personal CNC (PCNC) | Small CNC Machines
    or build your own like this


    steel is much harder to cut than copper/aluminum, and you need a much heavier and stiffer machine to do it.
     

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