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    Hi All,

    Several years ago i comtemplated building a cnc machine. After a bit of budgeting i got scared and gave up the idea.

    However now things are different. For one my making things skills has improved.

    My reasons for wanting to build a CNC machine are.

    1. Making moulds / masters for casting.
    2. Creating PCBs
    3. The ability to create multiple pieces of a high standard and generally raise my standards.
    4. To improve my electronics (which suffered when i tried and failed degree level electronics).
    5. To understand computer control of systems.
    6. I love tinkering about with stuff!

    I'm based in Sussex. I have a full time office job so I'll be making this in my spare time.

    I've already been looking at the forum for a while to gather a bit of background knowledge.

    I have come up with an idea for my machine which i will describe in the appropriate forum.

    I look forward to participating in this community.

    PS:- I can't edit my profile and i'm not sure how to pm an admin. Any ideas?

  2. Hi Woobis and welcome to the site. CNC building does improve skills in all areas...

    You should be able to edit your profile now... but if not PM me...click my user name and send a message

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