Backyard Workshop is a site for my various hobbies, including my homemade CNC machine, Reprap 3d printer, metalworking on my Enco 3-in1 machine, woodworking, aluminum casting, electronics, and more that I do in my garage in Florida
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Being the Cheapo that I am I decided to make my own Quick Change Tool Post. I figured if it didn't work very well then I'd chaulk it up to a learning experience ;) Turns out it works really well!
Here's a video of something I worked out with the Parallax Propeller driving a stepper motor
Here's a video I made showing how I go about testing a stepper motor and determine which wires are what with an unknown motor
Here's my first official project with my new Mill Drill Lathe - I wanted to make my own live center - so here are some pics!