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by FastEddie
Fri Dec 03, 2010 6:02 am
Forum: Hardware related questions
Topic: Opinions on this pre built cnc machine please
Replies: 17
Views: 5276

Re: Opinions on this pre built cnc machine please

I highly recommend you look at shopbot tools. As an owner user of one of their machines I am somewhat partial, but I am sure it will serve you better than the machine in the link you posted.
by FastEddie
Fri Dec 03, 2010 5:40 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Preferred wood cherry, alder, walnut etc
Replies: 12
Views: 2699

Re: Preferred wood cherry, alder, walnut etc

First off I've got to admit I share in your cherry fetish. I believe it may be thee perfect wood for most things. However, there are times when another color of density may be called for. Soft maple can have some amazing curly figure, and is comparable to cherry in density and quality of cut. If you...
by FastEddie
Thu Dec 10, 2009 3:50 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: VCarve Pro on a MAC
Replies: 3
Views: 7424

Re: VCarve Pro on a MAC

I run Vcarve Pro on my MacBook without any problems. I use Parallels Desktop to run Windows XP along side my Mac software. Both Windows and Mac hard drives are accessible with this setup. Nothing for your IT person to worry about.
by FastEddie
Fri Jan 25, 2008 8:18 pm
Forum: Post Processors
Topic: Partworks and Mach3 post?
Replies: 1
Views: 1490

Partworks and Mach3 post?

I have downloaded the trial versions of vcarve pro and 3d, and think they're great. I have a small router running with Mach3 and am seriously considering buying a shopbot in the very near future. I have heard that Partworks can only post to a shopbot. If that is the case, could I upgrade to Vcarve P...