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how accurate is your diy cnc machine
« on: October 17, 2010, 06:36:14 PM »
Hi
I`m trying to get a feel for what I could expect from a diy cnc regarding accuracy.

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Re: how accurate is your diy cnc machine
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2010, 07:07:57 PM »
Hmm.....loaded question........
All depends on the components of the machine and how you use it.

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Re: how accurate is your diy cnc machine
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2010, 07:17:08 PM »
Hi
Something like a hole location to another hole. How close to the print are the holes.

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Re: how accurate is your diy cnc machine
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2010, 07:24:32 PM »
Only as accurate as your machine, tooling, setup, and applied experience.
Mach controller is more accurate than anything you will build.
Your machine may move the drill within , say .0001" center to center of the holes, but that dosen't mean you
will hold that tolerance in actual practice.

RICH