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Question #: 6859

Question: I have computer, Cad/Cam software and my router unit not sure what else I need?

Current Solution

The main components for a CNC machine, includes:
Computer (required with correct OS system for compatibility with the CNC control software and interface board)
CAD/CAM Software
CNC Control Software (Mach 3, Planet-CNC, Linux-EMC2)
Interface Board (Our current models: Parallel interface board(mach3), USB interface board(planet-CNC))
CNC Electronics (which should be included with most cnc kits)
(ex.) Drivers, Motors, Power Supply, Interface Board
CNC Machine

Miscellaneous Items:
Limit Switches
Cable Carrier
Wires (different gauges)
End Mills/Bits
Emergency Stop Button


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