A 5! hp motor. Not tested but the spindle freely turns. Might make a hell of a belt/disk sander if it works though.
Potentially challenging as:
Theres no wiring diagram on the lid of the control box
There’s 5 wires coming in (labelled 1 to 5)
there’s no contactor/switch
I make it as drawing 25a...
I wired it just the like photo I posted so the Shelly (like the original controller) is permanenty powered. You could do away with the original controller altogether but keeping it means you can still use the +1hr boost button. Plus theres redundancy in the event the wifi module stops working...
Monday & Tuesday evenings you can practice at Ballymena tech - They have mig, tig and even gas if you want to try it. You’ll use more than the course fee in argon if you make the make the most of it.
I don’t know either.
Is there a market for that kind of volume to compete with injection moulding when you work out tooling costs and minimum run sizes?
What would the machine time be milling something that size and complexity on a Cnc mill?
Is there a market for making <1000 items (each of...
Don’t use sketch up - its not intended to make printable solid objects and is a dead end.
Fusion 360 is free and there’s lots of tutorials. It’s powerful but you don’t have to use every feature. Anyone can get a free hobbyist licence but as mentioned students get an education licence which...