> So no, no metal carving machines are being operated by this machine, and
> likely never will be. Big Iron when I built it yes, capable of running
> even small iron well, no. Not without offloading much of the control to
> dedicated boards.
Oh, well install your nvidia drivers to it and sin no more. <grins> Ric
p/s what WOULD be interesting is running your milling system with
something like proxmox with a teeny tiny little kernel on it and run
your setup from it. Might be faster than heck when all of your desktop
chores are offloaded to a browser on another machine. You could run your
lathe from a lap top while seated on the throne or vacationing in
My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.