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by Bot Master Spin
Tue Jun 23, 2009 1:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Building an Actuated Bandsaw....
Replies: 7
Views: 1611

Re: Building an Actuated Bandsaw....

Ok, so more specifics were needed. I am actuating the tilt so that while cutting a board the operator can tilt and straighten while cutting. The parts being cut are for use in boat making. So that the alternating angles match up on a curved hull. It will only be used by one fabricator so safety will...
by Bot Master Spin
Mon Jun 22, 2009 8:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Building an Actuated Bandsaw....
Replies: 7
Views: 1611

Building an Actuated Bandsaw....

I'm actuating a tilting bandsaw with a foot pedal. It must go in both directions. I am considering using one or two sewing machine motors and foot pedals. Also I'm considering using a Arduino with a stepper motor, and a Pot foot pedal. These are the best ideas that I've come up with. But I'm sure t...