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by Bloodtype
Sat Dec 30, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Merry Christmas everyone! Finally got around to getting the TS-400 set-up and tuned to start CNCing. Have been following the Inset pack instructions but have hit a hurdle when it comes to skimming the sacrificial bed as I don't appear to have the skim6mm.dtd file that is needed in 2D Design to set t...
by Bloodtype
Mon Nov 27, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Ace, thanks Patrick. That's a relief!!
by Bloodtype
Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Have just checked the spindle hours - around 400hrs. Not too bad. Going to be interesting when it comes to belt, spindle unit and spindle motor replacement!
by Bloodtype
Sat Nov 11, 2017 11:30 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Good tips, thanks for flagging those. Have ordered that grease and will have a look at reinforcing the connection to the handset.

Will report back!!
by Bloodtype
Fri Nov 10, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Well paolo8453, it only freaking worked! I have control of the machine and everything seems to operate as it should. I am stunned!!! I'm so grateful for your help on this. This is fantastic. Total cost of the CNC Engraver including petrol for collection, a new software cd, and a Serial plug - £30 ap...
by Bloodtype
Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Ordered! Thank you. Time to dust off the soldering iron!
by Bloodtype
Thu Nov 09, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Sorry paolo8453 I don't seem able to reply to your PM - keeps getting stuck in Outbox - arg! Here's my reply: This is fantastic, thank you!! Perfect timing too - I have a day off tomorrow so plenty of time to play. So just so I'm clear, this is a serial plug you have taken apart, connected the relev...
by Bloodtype
Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

paolo8453 you are a star, thank you! Watch this space....!
by Bloodtype
Tue Nov 07, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Ah that’s amazing thank you! :D

Yeah, it’ll be quite a bargain if it works!!
by Bloodtype
Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: RotoCAMM TS-400E
Replies: 98
Views: 18517

Re: RotoCAMM TS-400E

Ah I see - that makes sense!
Well guessed - no housing unfortunately. The person I got it from gave me all they had. It may well be that they didn't realise they needed the housing either.