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by rich1976
Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: CNC Controller Discussions
Topic: Post processor for aspire with picconvert
Replies: 15
Views: 5138

Re: Post processor for aspire with picconvert

I got ya. I will give it a go when I get in the shop. I think it's 27 in there today. Monday was in the 80s.
by rich1976
Fri Dec 08, 2017 12:30 pm
Forum: CNC Controller Discussions
Topic: Post processor for aspire with picconvert
Replies: 15
Views: 5138

Re: Post processor for aspire with picconvert

I use z axis now for height. My laser is excusable so close is all I really need on height. Then I focus to a fine point. My machine is chinese 4x8 router. I use magnets to hold the laser to a plate I made the is chucked into the spindle and bolted to the router shroud. Smoothstepper board with mb2 ...
by rich1976
Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: CNC Controller Discussions
Topic: Post processor for aspire with picconvert
Replies: 15
Views: 5138

Re: Post processor for aspire with picconvert

I know I can do b/w in pic engrave. Have been having some trouble with the images. The point of me using the m10 and m11 is for simple outlines. I find if I get my laser focused really fine, the dots are minimal. I believe i saw 8n one post something about giving a dummy axis command to initiate m10...
by rich1976
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:22 pm
Forum: CNC Controller Discussions
Topic: Post processor for aspire with picconvert
Replies: 15
Views: 5138

Re: Post processor for aspire with picconvert

Will give that a try next time I'm at the shop. I got the picconvert working pretty good. Just need to get use to the initial setup of gray scale.
by rich1976
Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: CNC Controller Discussions
Topic: Post processor for aspire with picconvert
Replies: 15
Views: 5138

Re: Post processor for aspire with picconvert

A axis and output1 for signal. Also set smoothstepper to use output 1 for m11 m10.
by rich1976
Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: CNC Controller Discussions
Topic: Post processor for aspire with picconvert
Replies: 15
Views: 5138

Re: Post processor for aspire with picconvert

I have tried them. I still get the dwell dots.
by rich1976
Tue Dec 05, 2017 3:57 am
Forum: CNC Controller Discussions
Topic: Post processor for aspire with picconvert
Replies: 15
Views: 5138

Post processor for aspire with picconvert

Anyone have a post processor that will eliminate the dots on profile path in aspire or vcarve? Mach 3, pic convert,pep6 8 watt laser.
Thanks
by rich1976
Wed Nov 29, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: 4x8 chinese router with Elcheapo 8 watt with picconvert
Replies: 1
Views: 1491

4x8 chinese router with Elcheapo 8 watt with picconvert

My aunt put this pic on her Facebook. It's a picture of a pic that she posted. It's my grandmother. Making for her for Christmas. Love the pic convert and pic engrave software. This was a test on mdf spoilboard.

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