But I agree it's very do-able and should seriously considered if they have the skills and tools, every thing they need to know is here.!!
I guess its all to do will managing expectations, like I keep telling my Dad .. you get what you pay for, however .. I did strike lucky with my Blackcat as it was cheap and does everything I have ever asked of it, downside is the controller software which is shit.. besides that I'm still happy :)
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Searching for Redsail, it looks like their website seems to have gone backwards unless I'm looking in the wrong place ?
Cheap Desktop CNC routers milling machine manufacturers from Redsail
they don't do themselves a lot of favours on product information/photos etc (they clearly haven't sussed what 'specification junkies' most CNC buyers are!), but i can say they are very responsive to emails, provide good support...and that their RS-3020 moving table product is exceptionally well made....
(the above is rs-3020 version that I have, which seems to have much longer stepper motors than their model showing on alibaba....
2013 new design desktop cnc router machine RS-3020 for aluminum, View desktop cnc router machine, Redsail Product Details from Jinan Redsail Tech Co., Ltd. on Alibaba.com
Since the thread title is about a 6040 machine, here's their associated product...
They don't show it in their literature, but the control box innards are a step apart from the usual Chinese control boxes...
well loomed, 3 x m542 type stepper drivers (moons sr4's I think - http://www.moonsindustries.com/Produ...t_E/SR4_drive/ ) *not* a nasty yoocnc all in one driver board etc.
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