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by Bowmere
Thu Dec 19, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: EGX 300 spindle
Replies: 2
Views: 236

Re: EGX 300 spindle

Thanks for your suggestion Kai, I've taken the cover off the spindle. It's hard to see if the belt is slipping. It's not particularly tight and it does have some small nicks in it. When running it kind of pulses, looking like the belt is getting looser then tighter and I can hear a pulsed drone as i...
by Bowmere
Fri Nov 29, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: EGX 300 spindle
Replies: 2
Views: 236

EGX 300 spindle

Hi there, I'm using an EGX 300 in a high school to cut acrylic and mdf. The machine has been well used, but now the spindle is starting to not run at continuous speed. It even stops completely on cuts of only .5mm Does anyone know what might be at fault? Could there be a belt that could be slipping....