Going to start a new build and need some help. So much infor on this site but cann't find some of what I need. It's not a big router 24 X 50. It is going to be able to cut flat and going to have a 4th axis build in it to do a spindel with a tapper something like a Router Lathe are like the Legacy. Would the long axis have to have a motor one on both sides are would one do it, the y axis would only be about a 24" cut. I have full support rails for both axis and have a welded stell base-table I had setting around so not much flex from the frame. Thanks
I'm going to use Rack and Pinion, and Mach 3 also a 8" K2 Z axis.
Using one motor on each side is by far the easiest method with rack and pinion. The alternative is to use a drive shaft to connect the two pinions to one motor.
Mach3 2010 Screenset
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