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Discussions about the X-Carve 3D Carving Machine
Introduction to X-Carve
Phil's linear rail Z axis upgrade
Dewalt 611 to zip red cord
Consideration about belt tension/uneven belt tension but still perfect cut
Preventing laminate (glued to wood) tearout?
Restarting jobs (perhaps mostly a UGS issue)
A place to share and discuss projects. Show and tell, help requests, sharing ideas.
X-carve accessory mount
A little help with Vcarve Pro
Rear routed B bender Tele project
Woodburning using X-Carve
Gentlemen start your engines - HO Slot car track build (update 1)
Discussion for anything related to Easel, the web-based CAD + CAM + machine control app.
Rectangle carved out out of spec
**probe macro in easel for Z or all 3 axis**
[Feature Request] Vote for Chromebook as a PC for XCARVE
Two stage carves
QUestion about the Inproved tool Path
<a href="https://www.inventables.com/technologies/carvey">Carvey</a> is the fully enclosed, ready to run 3D carving machine by Inventables.
Help spindle will not stop
Simple start-up guide for Kiri with Carvey
Trouble getting gcode from Fusion that works
Is this the right machine for what I hope to create
Maker of Knowledge video
Comment on blog posts here.
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
Inventables Blog: 5 Questions on Back-To-School with Jeremy Parker
Inventables Blog: Our School Crowdfunding Campaign Launch
Inventables is constantly introducing new and awesome products to make the business of making easier and more fun. We'll introduce the new products here.
New Triquetra Tool Box Software comeing soon
X-carve 2.0 shipping dates?
Where ... to buy in Germany?
What ever happened to the relay box for X-controller?
X-Carve size choices
X controller ship date
Welcome to discuss.inventables
A moment of silence please
X-Carve Controller Electronics
SLOW Easel today
Connexion X CARVE?
F-Engrave on OSX
This category is for informational posts. Anyone can reply to posts, but the creation of new posts is limited to authorized people.
A guide to understanding basic Feeds and Speeds
X-Carve Maintenance/Troubleshooting Videos - Add Your Own!
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!
Level Up: Inlay How-To for $300 [claimed]
Tip Jar Bounty - $500 [Claimed by @sketch42] - iPhone 6 case
Tip Jar Bounty - $500 - [CLAIMED! by @JohnLedden] Fine pitch PCB milling
Discuss the forum itself, or anything meta Inventables! Inventables developers hang around this thread, so feel free to get technical.
Tips and tricks for using the forum
Just wanted to say thanks
CNC Meetup at World Maker Faire NYC, This Weekend?
Interview with Zach Kaplan on CNC Cookbook site
Projects - Search Function
Get a free $100 gift card to make a project!
We cleaned up the <a href="https://www.inventables.com/projects">projects section</a> on Inventables and we're curating the best projects. We've got a good start but I'm interested in seeing what kinds of projects the community could add.
Proposed: Drag Knife for X-Carve / SO2
[Approved!] #9 Hardwood Flooring Nameplate - July 30th, 2015
100 projects for $100 bucks
Proposed: Raspberry Pi 2/3 Case
[Approved!] "Go as You Grow" Balance Bike with Adjustable Seat - 7/30/15 8:20 AM PDT
For Sale and Trade
This category is for buying, selling, and trading 3D carving machines and related accessories.
500mm Xcarve for sale
SALE. PRICE REDUCED - CNC Motion Control Systems (BOB and Stepper Drivers) For Sale
Selling 500mm Upgraded X-Carve. eBay
X-Carve 1000x1000 with workbench for Sale (Atlanta Area - Kennesaw)
1000mm X-Carve For Sale, SE Michigan
WANTED: 1000mm X-Carve in the Denver Area
This category is for information related to 3D carving in schools.
Student Reported Issues
Quick CNC projects for middle schoolers?
Curriculum for 3D carving in schools
50 States Carvey School
50 State large X-Carve
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.
Using VCarve software to carve directly to X-Carve
Vcarve depth of cut question
Software for cabinets
Any way to make 1/4" hole with a 1/4" bit?
Bits & Tools