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Discussions about the X-Carve 3D Carving Machine
Huanyang vfd and 800w spindle problem
Incorporating a dust collector
Makeing a X-Carve from 0 or buying the full package from inventables?
Spindle SSR Relay?
E-Stop Wiring and Placement?
A place to share and discuss projects. Show and tell, help requests, sharing ideas.
First Paying gig!
Milling putter head from aluminum
Lighted Band Sign
Phil's random vcarve posts
My First Self Designed CNC Project
Phil's switchgear light switch cover
Discussion for anything related to Easel, the web-based CAD + CAM + machine control app.
Setting workpiece zero
Easel Feature Request - Import File types .STL and .DXF
Two stage carves
EaselLocal setup stuck at "Verifying installation..."
Exporting G-Code issues
<a href="https://www.inventables.com/technologies/carvey">Carvey</a> is the fully enclosed, ready to run 3D carving machine by Inventables.
Zeroing is 0.5mm under surface when milling from fusion G-Code
Carvey on Granite
Strange Stepping while carving
Sensing wrong thickness?
Depth wrong and wood burning
Door shut sensor
Comment on blog posts here.
Making inlays that fit | dev.inventables
Inventables Blog: 2016 Inventables Holiday Challenge
Improvements to Easel's toolpaths | dev.inventables
Inventables Blog: Toolpath Improvements for Better, Faster Carves
Idiomatic assertions with Check.js | dev.inventables
Inventables Blog: 5 Questions with Blaine Bryson on Creating a Makerspace in Your Class
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What ever happened to the relay box for X-controller?
Aspire to work?
What is the Extrusion type?
Charley and the Triquetra Zero Factory
Swapping a Dewalt 611 for a Quiet Cut Spindle with speed controler
X-controller assembly notes
Understanding Shielded Cables
Welcome to discuss.inventables
Carousel Horse needs stain
Free Hugs for fun
New Calculator To Help Figure Out What Bit Size to Enter
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X-Carve Maintenance/Troubleshooting Videos - Add Your Own!
A guide to understanding basic Feeds and Speeds
Open Source Design Documentation
Using Grbl - Direct Communication
The "Tip Jar" is a place for getting paid to make awesome projects.
Tip Jar - Materials
Tip Jar - Get paid to make a how-to project and video with X-Carve and Easel
Tip Jar experiment part 2 - Bounties!
Tip Jar - Paid job to help develop X-Carve CAM paths in Fusion 360
Tip Jar Bounty Project Brainstorm!
Level Up: Inlay How-To for $300 [claimed]
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Can Projects Still be Proposed? Or is this dead?
[Approved!] #9 Hardwood Flooring Nameplate - July 30th, 2015
Proposed: Drag Knife for X-Carve / SO2
100 projects for $100 bucks
Proposed: Raspberry Pi 2/3 Case
For Sale and Trade
This category is for buying, selling, and trading 3D carving machines and related accessories.
FS: Never used (assembled) 500mm Xcarve
(SOLD) 1000mm for sale in Flint, Mi
(SOLD) 1000mm X-Carve For Sale, SE Michigan
1000 x 1000 xcarve for sale San Antonio
Dewalt 611 Router, Extra Brushes, and Elaire 1/8 Collet
3 Axis Automatic Zero for X-Carve
This category is for information related to 3D carving in schools.
Curriculum for 3D carving in schools
Carvey in School- Ma or NH, for Braille Project
50 State large X-Carve
Quick CNC projects for middle schoolers?
Tech in Chicago Podcast
Student Reported Issues
Easel is the free 3D Carving software made by Inventables. It's the only software you need. However if you want to use your favorite design, CAD, or CAM tool you can export from those tools and import into Easel.
Can the Shapeoko 3 be connected to Easel?
SketchUp to Easel
Online sculpting tool similar to Zbrush!
Vcarve carve out text
Importing bits into Easel
Bits & Tools