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We are looking at purchasing a '''Shapeoko v2''' for the space from [http://www.makerslideeurope.com/eshapeoko-kits.html MakerSlide]. Pledge opened: 26 October 2013
 
We are looking at purchasing a '''Shapeoko v2''' for the space from [http://www.makerslideeurope.com/eshapeoko-kits.html MakerSlide]. Pledge opened: 26 October 2013
  
'''Pledge leader:''' ?
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'''Pledge leader:''' Glyn Hanmer
  
 
==The item==
 
==The item==
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===Possible suppliers===
 
===Possible suppliers===
 
*Mech kit etc. from a RepRap supplier on ebay
 
*Mech kit etc. from a RepRap supplier on ebay
*[http://www.makerslide.co.uk/eshapeoko-mechanical-kit.html MakerSlide], currently have the kits without MakerSlide (the aluminum extrusion for the wheels to roll on). Nigel Worsley has offered to donate some.  
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*[http://www.makerslide.co.uk/eshapeoko-mechanical-kit.html MakerSlide], currently have the kits. Nigel Worsley has offered to donate 2 metres of MakerSlide (the aluminum extrusion for the wheels to roll on).  
  
 
===Rough budget estimation===
 
===Rough budget estimation===

Revision as of 18:03, 19 March 2014

Inventables Shapeoko v2

We are looking at purchasing a Shapeoko v2 for the space from MakerSlide. Pledge opened: 26 October 2013

Pledge leader: Glyn Hanmer

The item

The Shapeoko 2 is a simple, low cost, open source CNC milling machine kits that can be built over a weekend. This is version 2 of the fastest selling CNC machine in the history of the world. There is also further information about the machine, kits, kit contents and other things on this Inventables blog post. The machine as a whole is accurate but needs a good motor/chuck for the flexibility of what cutters can be used.

See this thread on London Hackspace mailing list.

Also needed

Possible suppliers

  • Mech kit etc. from a RepRap supplier on ebay
  • MakerSlide, currently have the kits. Nigel Worsley has offered to donate 2 metres of MakerSlide (the aluminum extrusion for the wheels to roll on).

Rough budget estimation

Total approximately £475 including delivery

Additional information

Pledges

  • £20 - Ian Henderson confirmed 20140207
  • £10 - Rob Kam confirmed 20140207
  • £20 - Dave Mansfield confirmed 20140207
  • £20 - Colin Cooper confirmed 20140207
  • £20 - Dean Forbes confirmed 20140208
  • £25 - Brendan Sleight confirmed 20140208
  • £10 - Alex Beckett confirmed 20140208
  • £100 - Saif Bunni ...[AW]'What a Legend!' confirmed 20140309
  • £40 - User:Vladimir (sent 20140306)
  • £20 - Renato Lopes
  • £20 - Chris Wilkinson
  • £20 - Antaeus Wheatley
  • £20 - Tom Hodder
  • £20 - David Walters
  • £20 - Adrian Godwin
  • £20 - Sue Spence
  • £10 - Det

Running total: £415

Running total confirmed: £265

Approximate target: £475

See also