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by jopatengraving
Thu May 18, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Engraving
Topic: item to hold tags when engraving
Replies: 2
Views: 727

Re: item to hold tags when engraving

Thanks for that. Its what I was thinking just need to find some variations I guess that will fit or suit or get made up. Cheers
by jopatengraving
Tue Apr 25, 2017 4:04 am
Forum: Engraving
Topic: item to hold tags when engraving
Replies: 2
Views: 727

item to hold tags when engraving

Need some advice. I engrave pet tags as a home business but it is doing my head in at the moment as the tags can varying by up to .5mm in size and it means the jig I have wont hold the item unless I pack it. Does anyone else engrave such items and has a good setup? I'm using an egx 300. I was thinki...
by jopatengraving
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:12 am
Forum: Engraving
Topic: Engraving Stainless Steel Tags
Replies: 2
Views: 1367

Re: Engraving Stainless Steel Tags

Hi, just to clarify we use a cutter with the spindle as it cuts deeper into the stainless steel. The diamond drag doesn't go deep enough unfortunately so the cone was helping with getting a consistent depth until this issue. Only way can see to get around it is to not use the nose cone but the depth...
by jopatengraving
Tue Mar 22, 2016 12:31 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: Engraving Stainless Steel Tags
Replies: 2
Views: 1367

Engraving Stainless Steel Tags

Hi All, Need help as all of a sudden our EGX 300 is having issues with engraving stainless steel tags. I get cutters from bitsandbits in the USA and they are 80 degree angle for Stainless (4 1/2 inch cutter). I think the issue is the tags we get from our supplier (in USA) seem to be a little more do...
by jopatengraving
Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:21 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: Dr Engrave working on Windows 10
Replies: 2
Views: 1851

Re: Dr Engrave working on Windows 10

I ended up rolling back the install of windows 10 :)
by jopatengraving
Mon Jan 04, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: Dr Engrave working on Windows 10
Replies: 2
Views: 1851

Dr Engrave working on Windows 10

Hi All, I had to redo my PC and now cant get Dr Engrave to work in windows 10. Is there drivers for this? Thanks
by jopatengraving
Sun Sep 20, 2015 1:44 am
Forum: Engraving
Topic: windows 10
Replies: 1
Views: 1307

windows 10

Just wondering if anyone has upgraded to windows 10 and if had any issues with DR engrave working properly? Just thought check before I look at it :)
by jopatengraving
Sun Aug 30, 2015 3:57 am
Forum: Engraving
Topic: z axis error
Replies: 2
Views: 1283

Re: z axis error

All good fixed :) had to screw the Z screw and turn off and on and back to normal :)
by jopatengraving
Sun Aug 30, 2015 2:48 am
Forum: Engraving
Topic: z axis error
Replies: 2
Views: 1283

Re: z axis error

Its on an EGX 300
by jopatengraving
Sun Aug 30, 2015 2:47 am
Forum: Engraving
Topic: z axis error
Replies: 2
Views: 1283

z axis error

Hi Guys, I was doing a Z0 and cutter got caught in the spindle and wouldnt move down as got jammed and therefore now z axis keeps giving an emergency stop z axis error. I've turned the machine on and off but still nothing. Everytime press Z0 it gives error. any ideas?

Thanks
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