New build Australia, Dremel 4000, smooth build

Hello.

I had all the electronics hardware from an old 3d printer.

I had a dremel 4000.

I have a cutting size of 450 x 450 to suit a project I built this for.

Very happy with the results.

I work at a cardboard factory and the few jobs I’ve done on chipboard and nylon I think I can get away with a single sheet of cardboard as a waste board using double sided tape to hold everything. I can’t see it moving but have yet to try aluminium.

Gotta say I was pretty excited when I did the crown test.

Nylons interesting as I expected it to melt with the dremel at 25000RPM but no problem.

Using a single flute end mill. Pack of 10 for about $10.

Discovered Fusion 360 at the same time as building this and have to say the process of getting model to gcode is super easy.

Edit: Using this for dremel 4000 mount

https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1594625

Using these bits for chipboard and nylon:

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https://www.aliexpress.com/item/High-Quality-10pcs-lot-1-8-CNC-Bits-Single-Flute-Spiral-Router-Carbide-End-Mill-Cutter/32793891900.html?spm=a2g0s.9042311.0.0.58d84c4dkMJR2x

Using this for all gt2 2mm pulleys. Download and edit openscad source to suit. 16 teeth.

https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:16627

Cable chain I made for z cables. It works.

https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3514062

Bracket for attaching aluminium angle for z axis cable chain:

Flexible z coupler:

https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3562671

Thankyou V1 Engineering.

 

Note: My original post dissapeared somehow… I don’t think this is a double post.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3g7421qwMG8&t=36s

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Hi,

which Dremel mount did you use? Could you please either upload the files or link the source you used to print it? I’ve already printed 2 mounts from Thingiverse, neither of which fit my new model MPCNC :frowning:

Would really appreciate it

cheers

Gary

I’m using this one:

https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1594625

Fits perfect.

I’ve edited original post with this link too.

Gavin.

Thanks Gavin, much appreciated,

cheers

Gary

Geelong Australia