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by Doug
Fri Feb 23, 2024 9:45 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Rotary axis video and blog post
Replies: 0
Views: 197

Rotary axis video and blog post

I created a new video that shows my first cut with the rotary axis that I added to my homebuilt CNC machine. Check it out on youtube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xu4jt7yHWkU I also wrote a blog article that describes how to set it up. You can read the article here: https://buildbotics.com/cutt...
by Doug
Mon Feb 12, 2024 8:18 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New video
Replies: 0
Views: 215

New video

Check out my new video about the Buildbotics CNC Controller. It's a short marketing video that stresses how easy it is to get a machine running with a BB Controller. It would be great if you could view it, like it, and share it. Here's the link on youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7uY8B01AIo...
by Doug
Tue Feb 06, 2024 12:49 pm
Forum: DynaMyte Retrofits
Topic: Hello.
Replies: 1
Views: 480

Re: Hello.

Hi, welcome to the Buildbotics Forum.
by Doug
Wed Dec 20, 2023 8:04 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Recurrent Controller Problems
Replies: 5
Views: 6578

Re: Recurrent Controller Problems

Here is a link to the file: https://buildbotics.com/bbctrl/bbctrl-1.0.4-rc12.tar.bz2 Download it to your local computer. Do not decompress it. Then use the 'Upload' button from the Settings->Admin page to load the local file. If you need help doing this, give me a call at 707-559-8539. Let me know i...
by Doug
Fri Dec 08, 2023 1:18 pm
Forum: DynaMyte Retrofits
Topic: DynaMyte 2400 Direct Axis Motor Mount
Replies: 1
Views: 3123

Re: DynaMyte 2400 Direct Axis Motor Mount

Thanks for sharing this.
by Doug
Wed Nov 29, 2023 1:11 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Buildbotics Controllers are back in stock
Replies: 0
Views: 10084

Buildbotics Controllers are back in stock

Well, we finally solved our supply chain problems and our controllers are back in stock.

You can get them through our online store at buildbotics.com/products/
by Doug
Tue Nov 28, 2023 3:39 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Version 1.0.2 Released
Replies: 4
Views: 62398

Re: Version 1.0.2 Released

Well, the main thing is that it resolved the "stuck in jogging" bug. We haven't got around to releasing it yet, but it is quite stable. Here is a link to the file" https://buildbotics.com/bbctrl/bbctrl-1.0.4-rc12.tar.bz2 To load it, you download this file to your local computer. Do not decompress it...
by Doug
Tue Nov 28, 2023 3:34 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Buildbotics restarts when entering wifi credentials
Replies: 1
Views: 3984

Re: Buildbotics restarts when entering wifi credentials

The controller does reboot to make the WiFi connection. The screen should should disconnect during the process. If you mean that it shows the linux prompt during the process, this is definitely not working correctly. Since the WiFi antenna is built onto the Raspberry Pi and the RPi is inside the met...
by Doug
Wed Sep 13, 2023 7:42 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Controller resets on motor stop
Replies: 1
Views: 3900

Re: Controller resets on motor stop

I have not seen something like this cause the controller to automatically reboot, but it could cause a motor error resulting in an estop condition or an error condition and in some cases, you may have to reboot to get back to normal. Is that what is happening? If its estopped, can you clear the esto...
by Doug
Thu Jul 20, 2023 7:19 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Version 1.0.2 Released
Replies: 4
Views: 62398

Re: Version 1.0.2 Released

It's not scheduled. I can hook you up with our latest release of 1.0.4. It's still beta but seems to be stable.