My latest version of the CNC lathe for wood and plastics. This model uses the Ps2 joystick teach system I have been making and allows you to manually create a part and then make copies of that part as the data for the movements are stored as you create the part.
 The board with the display on the left is the DRO which indicate position of the X and Y, you push the joystick down to toggle between them. A hex file is created as you create the original, and is transferred to a PIC.
 I have made several more versions of this and am currently making a small mill, drill and foam cutter that will use the same system. The entire machine is mostly made of Lexan bits and pieces and a few inexpensive motors.
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