Blog

Most content here is from my personal old blog, previous to Automatic.

Meanwhile…
I will start a small (indeed very small) business soon; I mean, begin to create and sell some things. As
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My first cnc part
I should say the hardest step in making this part was to press the start button (I’m a chicken). This
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Preparing the first cnc cut
Up to this point I’ve worked in the lathe and the mill without worrying too much about speed and rpm
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DigiSpeed testing
Today I’ve successfully tested the spindle controller box; the DigiSpeed board seems to work nicely, without any issue. I will
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Almost done
This thing is almost ready to cut. Now I’m working on the spindle controller; just a new plastic box and
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Nut turning fixture
Making a nut from a button-shaped stock isn’t easy. So I’ve made this small fixture for the lathe. For every
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A bit of Agile
It seems an agile task board may be useful even if you don’t have a team. It allows to easily
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Homing switches for the mill
My cnc mill itsn’t ready yet, but I hope it will be soon so I’ve been starting to learn a
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Broken
I use to do climb milling almost all the time, without any issue. Up to this day. Seems it’s widely
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Killing cnc noise and Delrin nuts
I’ve been struggling in this days. First, here my nice Z axis delrin nut. This was supposed to be split
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