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Offline Rockaliche

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Router cnc whit cubieboar
« on: July 23, 2014, 10:12:51 pm »
Excuse me for my bad English. I speak Spanish.
Mi name is Carlos Álvarez, I From Itagüí Colombia, i'm 40 years old.
I want to do is use the cubieboard as a computing unit cnc router.

I want to do is use the cubieboard as a computing unit cnc router.
I am new to Linux, Ubuntu, Raspian, etc. software. This is the first cubieboard I buy, I wonder if the software supports Mach3Mill the cubieboard2. or what would be the software that could be used for this purpose.
Thanks for the suggestions and help.

Calos Alberto Alvarez Bedoya.
Electromechanical Engineer.

Offline actkk2000

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Re: Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2014, 11:53:03 pm »
Bienvenido!  :D
Perhaps it could work if you find a version capable to run on Arm platform.

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Re: Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2014, 11:13:44 am »
Hi actkk2000.

Bienvenido!  :D
Perhaps it could work if you find a version capable to run on Arm platform.

I do not understand what you say about me arm, my project has to do with a cnc router machine. Forgive my ignorance.
Then I'll be posting the items I want to use (hardware and software) to make this project.

Ofall forms thanks for your cooperation and suggestions.

Carlos Alberto Alvarez Bedoya.
Electromechanical Engineer.

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Re: Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #3 on: July 29, 2014, 10:02:56 pm »
ARM is a processor arquitecture, wich is different from Intel or Macintosh, meaning you need to find out if the software you need is ready to run on ARM processors, not all Linux software are...

Here documentation on Cubie products: http://docs.cubieboard.org/products/start#a20-cubieboard
Here information on ARM arquitecture: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arquitectura_ARM
Here some more: http://www.xataka.com/componentes-de-pc/todo-sobre-las-arquitecturas-de-los-procesadores

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Re: Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #4 on: August 05, 2014, 10:11:03 am »
Hello Rockaliche
The cubieboard is based on an ARM architecture. That's why actkk2000 was speaking about it.
But Forgive my ignorance, what is a CNC router ? That's a computer controlled cutting machine (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CNC_router) ?
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Re: Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #5 on: September 12, 2014, 09:17:38 am »
Forgot my bad english, I'm from Brazil, and, i'm doing the same thing of you, i thinkwhat the LinuxCNC program will work best, the only trouble is change his out from paralel to serial, this is my trouble, now, if someone have a information,please tell us

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Re: Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #6 on: December 23, 2014, 02:59:17 pm »
hello what I want to know is if the mill travaja mach 3 software under any of the operating systems Use it cubieboard 2.

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Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #7 on: November 09, 2016, 05:35:28 am »
Are you planning to feed with the table?You said that youve seen CNC made this way.
 Why not move the router head?

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Re: Router cnc whit cubieboar
« Reply #8 on: November 23, 2016, 01:58:07 pm »
You can only run Mach3 on Windows based computers. On a Raspberry Pi, Cubieboard, or other ARM based boards you can run Linux CNC, Machine Kit, or bCNC.

I have run bCNC on a RPi connected over USB to a Smoothieboard,http://smoothieware.org/smoothieboard