#linuxcnc Logs

Jul 09 2022

#linuxcnc Calendar

12:33 AM Deejay: moin
12:42 AM t4nk_freenode: 'lo
02:17 AM randy: morning
02:54 AM pere: hi
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04:38 AM Tom_L: morning
05:26 AM JT-Cave: morning from the land of the dead
05:26 AM XXCoder: hey lich
05:28 AM XXCoder: I feel like one too. very, very heavy insomia lately
05:33 AM JT-Cave: the worst part is the trots are back
05:34 AM XXCoder: if its been a week id suggest see a doctor. not sure what your insurance stuff is like
05:34 AM JT-Cave: medicare
05:34 AM JT-Cave: but yea if I'm not better by monday I'll go see my doctor
05:35 AM XXCoder: drink enough meanwhile. its almost like deystery that you die by water loss not by problem itself
05:36 AM JT-Cave: I have hydration under control
05:38 AM XXCoder: thats good. honestly only thing I can think can do meanwhile
05:38 AM XXCoder: doesnt help that my brains been fried all day
05:41 AM TurBoss: JT-Cave: take care 🙂
05:41 AM JT-Cave: got some pc stuff comming tomorrow from amazon I hope they deliver it to me and not someone else like last sunday
05:41 AM JT-Cave: thanks TurBoss
05:50 AM JT-Cave: I need to find a mouse pad for down here, this damn mouse is not working on the tabletop any more
05:51 AM JT-Cave: and the chickens wake up its sunrise
05:58 AM JT-Cave: time for me to lay on the couch until breakfast
07:07 AM Tom_L: man that's some powerful crap
08:05 AM pere: miss0r: new spindle controler measurement show expected ohm values across rectifier and inverter, as far as I can tell.
09:07 AM JT-Cave: Tom_L, a worm takes one bite and it stops eating and dies
09:08 AM Tom_L: well i can see why :)
09:09 AM Tom_L: hope you rinse the tomatoes good before eating
09:10 AM JT-Cave: it's completely safe up to 1 day before harvest
12:18 PM _unreal_: designing an MPG pendent now.
12:27 PM t4nk_freenode: you GO, lady!
12:56 PM _unreal_: do any of you have MPG's with hand wheels? and what times. more so do any of you have DIY mpg's? just looking for suggestions on "design" toying with having the wheel at the top vs bottom or some kind of a left/right setup? who knows.
01:04 PM t4nk_freenode: acer, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SldVXNNSfHc
01:05 PM Tom_L: _unreal_, http://tom-itx.no-ip.biz:81/~webpage/cnc/pendant/pendant1.jpg
01:07 PM JT-Shop: nice
01:07 PM Tom_L: https://www.mouser.com/ProductDetail/Alpha-Taiwan/SR2612F-0112-21R0B-D8-N?qs=yA6kp8fx8Y7S2TB5GvzfgQ%3D%3D
01:07 PM Tom_L: the rotary switches
01:08 PM acer is now known as _unreal_
01:08 PM Tom_L: those boxes were some type of aircraft extrusions
01:09 PM _unreal_: heh
01:09 PM _unreal_: ya trying to solve the things I want to do
01:10 PM Tom_L: that will do just about anything i need done
01:10 PM _unreal_: My controller has more features
01:10 PM Tom_L: http://tom-itx.no-ip.biz:81/~webpage/cnc/Mill_Steel/Boxes.jpg
01:10 PM Tom_L: then you need a bigger box :)
01:10 PM _unreal_: direction job buttons, and more function buttons.
01:10 PM _unreal_: maybe
01:11 PM Tom_L: i like the pendant for that because then you know exactly how far you went
01:13 PM Tom_L: you could have one with LCD etc but honestly when you're jogging you're not looking at the pendant
01:18 PM * Tom_L feels a nap is in order
01:23 PM * JT-Shop has actually been upright for almost 4 hours working at the pc
01:52 PM pere: <URL: https://yewtu.be/watch?v=yzMU8rH4PN8 > is nice. :)
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02:55 PM Tom_L: JT-Shop, find what was wrong with the other MB?
02:56 PM Tom_L: i should find a box for my spare board and get buster/bullseye working on the mill
02:58 PM JT-Shop: it's like me... old and slow
02:59 PM Tom_L: you had one that was giving you grief i though
02:59 PM Tom_L: bad buss chip/memory or something
02:59 PM JT-Shop: kept giving me errors due to time outs
03:00 PM JT-Shop: and the mouse sucks
03:00 PM Tom_L: did you get a different mb?
03:00 PM Tom_L: i think that pcie card had a problem because mine has been working fine since i quit messing with it
03:01 PM Tom_L: the 6i24
03:01 PM JT-Shop: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08Y5GPKJR
03:01 PM JT-Shop: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08166SLDF
03:01 PM JT-Shop: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08V83JZH4
03:01 PM JT-Shop: looking at a graphics card and memory next
03:02 PM Tom_L: your first M2 card?
03:02 PM JT-Shop: oh yea I need a mouse
03:02 PM JT-Shop: no, my windblows has one
03:02 PM Tom_L: iirc mine was a 1TB 960
03:02 PM JT-Shop: and maybe another one somewhere
03:02 PM Tom_L: it's in the spare board
03:04 PM Tom_L: i've got a spare i7 i could put in something
03:04 PM Tom_L: i took it out because it won't support win7 anymore
03:04 PM Tom_L: but might work on a linux box
03:05 PM Tom_L: i5 was the last win7 supported chip
03:18 PM Tom_L: JT-Shop, do you fill 2 & 2 slots on the memory?
03:18 PM Tom_L: multiples of 2
03:39 PM JT-Shop: yeah I have https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07ZPLM1R1 on the way
03:41 PM _unreal_: so I'm kind of feeling like I'm going to go with a bit of a unique pendent design. kind of an L shape
03:41 PM _unreal_: kind of like the game cube controller or part of it
03:42 PM _unreal_: wheel, rotary switches, buttons estop and AND DPAD
03:42 PM _unreal_: speaking of I believe I'm going to need to order an other estop button... sigh
04:00 PM _unreal_: just ordered a set of 5 estop buttons
04:01 PM Tom_itx: what size?
04:01 PM _unreal_: and I just cancled it
04:01 PM Tom_itx: that was quick
04:01 PM _unreal_: forgot I have estop buttons sitting in a pile
04:01 PM _unreal_: on this machine I'm building RE-building
04:01 PM _unreal_: out of site out of mind
04:01 PM _unreal_: totally forgot all about them
04:10 PM _unreal_: There are two mounted on a frame that use to be the x frame
04:11 PM _unreal_: one will go to the pendent. the other will go to..... something on the cnc
04:18 PM _unreal_: on cool the board supports an I2C lcd
04:18 PM _unreal_: I could put an LCD on this.
04:18 PM _unreal_: maybe
04:24 PM _unreal_: always fun breaking out all the buttons in a cad drawing and trying to decide what goes where AND trying to R/D the controllers features.
04:55 PM Tom_itx: _unreal_, http://store.mesanet.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=116&search=pendant
04:55 PM Tom_itx is now known as Tom_L
04:56 PM _unreal_: this is for my planetcnc controller not my mesa
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