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by Peter Kettle
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Ideas / Applications
Topic: Engraver for electrical sockets and switches plus traffolyte
Replies: 1
Views: 649

Re: Engraver for electrical sockets and switches plus traffolyte

Hi Lagentiumjim, We have a large number of users who produce similar work to yourself. The DE-3 is the latest iteration of our most popular engraver, which has 40mm of Z travel, and can accommodate a centre vice, to hold sockets and switches. I was a little surprised I couldn't find any samples of s...
by Peter Kettle
Mon Nov 26, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: MDX-540S Z0 Sensor NC or RML command
Replies: 9
Views: 1959

Re: MDX-540S Z0 Sensor NC or RML command

Hi Viteo,
We have raised your questions with our colleagues in HQ Japan, as we do not have an answer for you here.

I will let you know as soon as I here anything from them.
by Peter Kettle
Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: engraving BRASS pet tags
Replies: 4
Views: 2355

Re: engraving BRASS pet tags

Hi Welcome to the world of engraving. You have two options with pet tag engraving. The simplest is diamond drag, this is when you use a sprung diamond to scratch the surface with the spindle rpm off. This is great for neat, quick result, and although it is not deep enough to colour-fill, you can use...
by Peter Kettle
Wed Jun 14, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Interested in a Roland Product
Topic: MPX90 & 95
Replies: 5
Views: 2043

Re: MPX90 & 95

Hi Jaffacat, IMG_2550a.jpg I have just engraved this photo of my daughter on the MPX-95. I did not make any changes to the photo in the Metaza software, just sized it to the object and sent to engrave. If you click on the image, you can zoom in. The two key differences between the MPX-90 and MPX-95 ...
by Peter Kettle
Mon Mar 06, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Interested in a Roland Product
Topic: Roland Router suggestions
Replies: 3
Views: 1942

Re: Roland Router suggestions

Hi Rob What size sheets are you using - 12" x 24"? If so, you would need to look at our EGX-600 ( . Sublimation metal is thin, springy aluminium, which can be bent accidentally very easily. ...
by Peter Kettle
Thu Feb 18, 2016 1:48 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: Testing with the ARM-10 3D Printer
Replies: 5
Views: 5142

Re: Testing with the ARM-10 3D Printer

Hi kcenan
The castable resin was from We found parts printed well, and have heard from some jewellery customers that it casts well. You may need to change your investment to a harder phosphate bonded investment, similar to what is used for dental casting.
by Peter Kettle
Fri Dec 05, 2014 3:19 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Replies: 1
Views: 1540


Hi Spyros

All the software, including the CAM (Modela Player4), needs to be downloaded via the OnSupport site.

There is a card in the box with the link you need to follow -

The site also includes useful tips on how to get the most out of the ARM-10.
by Peter Kettle
Tue Jul 15, 2014 4:57 pm
Forum: iModela
Topic: Samples required
Replies: 0
Views: 2067

Samples required

Hello to all iModela users. We recently moved to new premises in Clevedon and our company President, Mr Tomioka, will officially open our new Creative Centre in September. Mr Tomioka joined Roland many years ago as an engineer and is a keen model maker. It was his vision of making technology more ac...
by Peter Kettle
Mon Jan 20, 2014 1:10 pm
Forum: iModela
Topic: Jewellery by Nathalia
Replies: 3
Views: 2318

Jewellery by Nathalia

I was recently sent some jewellery pieces for our Creative Centre. Nathalia Guarascio is a UK jewellery designer who uses the iModela to mill wax for investment casting. Please take a look at these examples. DSC_3009 compressed.jpg DSC_3003 compressed.jpg DSC_3001 compressed.jpg DSC_3011 compressed....
by Peter Kettle
Tue Jun 04, 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: Shows & Events
Topic: Dental and the DWX50
Replies: 2
Views: 5073

Re: Dental and the DWX50

Hi Coris The material supplied by Juvora is a pure form of medical grade PEEK. It is fully bio-compatible and does not have the risk of allergies that metal has - the latest news about Dick van Dyke's reaction to his Titanium implants is likely to fuel the interest in alternative materials, such as ...