We are not charging VAT on your orders. Build: 514 Released: 9-24-2020 Build: 514 Released: 9-24-2020 Again, I’ve watched the video and have an understanding of how it works and have successfully ‘zeroed’ … Order confirmation and Order shipped emails are the same day or next day. Carbide 3D Shapeoko BitZero Please enter your email address to receive an alert when the product is in stock: Submit. Machine Operating Checklist; Are your Machines Certified? Proximity Switch Upgrade Installation Guide: View Proximity Switch Upgrade installation guide BitSetter Secondly - and more complex in it’s description (sorry) - once the BitZero has done it’s thing I replace the probe with a bit, load the g-code file and start the job. ... Julien (Julien (Carbide 3D)) December 28, 2019, 11:21pm #2. Carbide Create is downloaded software that's run from your own machine, it’s not cloud software that can be insecure and unavailable. Is this normal and/or does it matter? Carbide Motion V3 for OS X 10.8 or later Build 366. The Carbide3D BitSetter is an automatic tool offset probe for your Shapeoko that makes it easy to run jobs using multiple tools without the need to stop and re-zero manually. BitSetter brings one of the most convenient features from the Nomad, tool length probing, to the Shapeoko. This prevents it from moving when doing the X & Y probing…. So if I want to install the probe to replace a bit, I need to use the change tool button before the first BitSetter run, then BitZero, load the g-code file, change to the bit and then run the job. For example. a. Plug in your USB cable. Hi all - I’m new here. The BitZero calculates an absolute Z location for the current tool with relation to the top of your stock. I’m following your mantra and only change bits were necessary, but until I got the BitSetter I used a different g-code file for each bit - and the BitSetter made this much easier and more efficient. I wasn’t sure if it would work, but Support are on the case now. The reason I ask is normally I’d Initialise/Bitsetter/Load G-Code/BitSetter/manually zero to stock/Run the Job, but with the BitZero it’s Initialise/BitSetter/BitZero… (I haven’t gone past that yet, because I want to be sure before I run the job) or am I doing this wrong? Please enter a valid email address. For this situation, hit the change tool button and then pop the probe bit in when prompted, which will then be measured to see how its length differs from the bit that was there at initialization. All with email notifications. So, essentially, I’m doing things as I should. Hopefully this will link to the video here. You can build it in about 2 hours. Update: It looks like cleaning the inside of the hole worked, as the connection is made before the BitZero moves. Price Match lets you match the price of any item sold and shipped by RobotShop with a competitor's price! (Showing the 3D preview of the first operation with Carbide Create) The first op is using the 1/8″ endmill to machine 4 slightly larger than 1/8″ holes (Carbide Create does not drill, so a hole must be at least 10% larger in diameter than the endmill used to machine it), and to create a 3/16″ wide slot down the right side. Firstly, the BitZero moves slightly when the probe makes contact with it. Pretty simple. Maybe! Clearly the BitSetter then does it’s thing, but does the machine ‘know’ and take into account the (high likelihood of) change in length of the bit? Again, I’ve watched the video and have an understanding of how it works and have successfully ‘zeroed’ the X, Y and Z axes using the probe (rather than a bit), so here are my questions: Firstly, the BitZero moves slightly when the probe makes contact with it. Technical queries should be directed to the RobotShop Forum). RobotShop is in full operation & shipping globally while adhering to strict safety protocol. By measuring the length of your cutter while it rests in the spindle, the BitZero communicates with Carbide Motion to adjust the Z-height of your Shapeoko for you. I noticed this too when using the v2 probe I got for my Pro: it moves slightly when the probe pin makes contact with the inner walls of the hole. The Shapeoko is made in the US and comes with a 12 month warranty. Enter the competitor's price and the url where you found it and we will do our best to match this competitor's price. I would have thought it better located on the opposite edge! Nope, your link does not work in a public way. Just to be 100% sure, there must also have been some point in the whole scheme of things - perhaps at machine initialization - at which the probe bit you are using has also been measured with the BitSetter. The Shapeoko uses our Carbide Compact Router or you can provide your own DeWalt DWP-611 or Makita RT0701C as a spindle. Service Time Monday to Friday: 9 AM - 4 PM EST (Eastern Time Zone) 1-866-627-3178 Toll-free (in North America) (Sales Department Only. I have a simple program that cuts out a small rectangle from the middle of the plate. Password. This topic was automatically closed 30 days after the last reply. It seems to me that the electrical connection between the probe and the hole it’s in is iffy on the X-left direction, but OK on the X-right, Y-left and Y-right, and Z. Click Settings in the top menu bar. d. Click the Connect to Cutter button. New replies are no longer allowed. !”, “Fast shipping, well packed, very good quality products.”, Ask a question on the RobotShop community, Carbide 3D Compact Router Precision Collet Set (1/4" & 1/8"), Measures the length of the cutter in your spindle, Making the tool changes simple and straight forward, Works on all Shapeoko 3, XL, XXL machines, Allows you to connect both the BitSetter and Touch Probe. Der Carbide3D BitSetter ist ein automatischer Werkzeugkorrekturtaster für Ihr Shapeoko, der es einfach macht, Aufträge mit mehreren Werkzeugen auszuführen, ohne die Notwendigkeit, anzuhalten und manuell neu zu nullen. Putting these two together, if you use a probe on your BitZero and change it for a real bit, you must do that in a way that recalculates the difference between the probe length and the new bit, and that needs to involve the BitSetter. Always - absolutely always - only ever change the bit when there’s a Carbide Motion prompt telling you to do so, When you manual request a bit change with the Carbide Motion button, When the g-code file requests a change of tool. Never do it under any other circumstance. Shapeoko comes with an industrial … c. Turn on your Shapeoko. Is this normal and/or does it matter? By swapping out the perfect cutter for each step of your project, you can achieve the results you need. Followed the directions exactly as written (much better written than my Shapeoko directions - nice job Carbide 3d). Free shipping on orders over USD $ 75.00 *, Data Communication and Human Input Devices, Defense, Security, Surveillance & Inspection, * Subject to approval and not available for products shipped by others sellers through the RobotShop Marketplace, “My order was quickly processed and shipped. Fighting COVID-19 together! 3. This is identical to the Nomad workflow. Also, I’m not sure why they designed this with the cable outlet onto the stock. Carbide 3D - Shapeoko BitSetter. The Shapeoko is partially assembled. Documentation site for Carbide 3D. Thanks for letting me know, @CrookedWoodTex. Given the first two are the only points at which you can interactively force the prompt to come up, you either predict things and put the probe in before you initialize the machine, or you ask for the prompt by manually requesting a tool change. RobotShop, the World's Leading Robot Store For Personal and Professional Robot Technology. $170.59. general faq. Best of all, it's free for everyone, not just Carbide 3D customers. Let’s go through each point in a little more detail to share the reasoning behind each change. Condition: New. Carbide Motion V3 for Windows 7, 8, 10 Build 368. Here you will find the best selection of Robot Vacuums and other Domestic Robots, Professional Robots, Robot Toys, Robot Kits, and Robot Parts for building your own robots. It requires Carbide Motion 428 or later. I’ve watched the videos for both the BitZero (v2) and BitSetter and, up until this point, I’ve only used the BitSetter - and understand how to use it. 2. After the BitZero has done it’s thing with the stock and I load the g-code, CM will prompt for a tool change (as it always seems to do) and BitSetter will do it’s thing before starting the job. I’d then install the bit, load the g-code file, and the BitSetter will do it’s thing again. Watch; Results matching fewer words. I’ve gotten in the habit of pushing down on it with a finger during probing to weigh it down, but can still feel it get nudged around a little by the machine. 1 viewed per hour. Carbide Create is our 2D CAD/CAM program designed specifically for Carbide 3D machines. And that … BitSetter comes with wiring adapters to fit any version of Carbide 3D Shapeoko electronics. The problem (in my mind, at least) is with the BitZero. In this simple video I will walk you through how to operate the Carbide 3D touch probe. Item information. All three work well on Shapeoko. This accessory expands the functionality of your Shapeoko 3 Touch Probe (either Carbide 3D's or Dog River Tools') by allowing tool length probing through Carbide Motion. OK, so once again I need a bit of guidance, coz I’m foncused. It sounds like you are doing everything properly. For those occasions where you haven’t put the probe in at machine initialization time, then the BitSetter will have stored the measurement of whatever bit is in the collet. Luke (Luke (Carbide 3D)) February 10, 2020, 2:28am #3 @TheSilentEngineer It sounds like your Bitsetter is jammed up - This is the first time I’ve heard of this happening in the wild. CNC Touch Probe Plate X Y Z Axis Tool Setting For Carbide Motion + Shapeoko CNC. The BitZero moves a quite a bit and, on the last two occasions, I’ve had to reinitialise the machine. With the BitSetter, you only need to set Not sure if doing so was a good idea, though. Documentation site for Carbide 3D. The Carbide 3D Shapeoko BitSetter is an automatic tool offset probe for your Shapeoko that makes it easy to run jobs using multiple tools without the need to stop and re-zero manually. Brand New. It moves mine until the zeroing fails and I have to reinitialise the machine. Awesome”, “The service is always exceptional, and the range of parts match the service!!!! BitSetter will not work on the red Sparkfun Shapeoko machines. The problem (in my mind, at least) is with the BitZero. Carbide 3D has done a good job updating their line of CNC machines. I’ve got video of it, but it seems these can’t be uploaded here. From United Kingdom. Can you Machine a Sample for me? I’ll give a clean, but it’s brand new out of the box (I hope!) * Free shipping is only available for products shipped by RobotShop. Motion plates are precision machined. So I got my Bitsetter this morning and couldn’t wait to get it installed. BitSetter works on all Shapeoko 3, XL, XXL machines running Carbide Motion 428 or later and includes the splitter required to use with the Shapeoko Touch Probe. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Orders over $50 ship free to the US and Canada Cart: 0; Log in or Create an account; Menu Marketplace sellers offer different shipping options. I’m thinking about ordering the bitsetter but I’m a little confused about the tool changes and saving the tool paths with vcarve. It includes an adapter board to allow you to connect both the BitSetter and the Touch Probe. If you need to download MeshCAM, click here. I have a question about the repeatability of the Bitsetter. There’s the Nomad for folks that need a small footprint and need to be able to cut soft metals, and there’s the Shapeoko Pro for all the woodworkers out there. Watch; TRUEZ Z-Axis Upgrade Kit for Shapeoko Standard, XL and XXL. It makes several passes … Il Carbide3D BitSetter è una sonda automatica di offset degli utensili per il vostro Shapeoko che rende facile eseguire lavori utilizzando più utensili senza la … Carbide 3D, makers of The Nomad 883 and Shapeoko 3 desktop CNC machines. I was wondering if anyone has had any issues with it’s ability to reliably set for bit length after a tool change. Accessories Proximity Switch Upgrade. This device measures the length in the spindle and, combined with Carbide Motion, automatically resets your Z-axis zero point to reflect the new length, making tool changes simple, straight forward, and FAST! The Carbide3D BitSetter is an automatic tool offset probe for your Shapeoko that makes it easy to run jobs using multiple tools without the need to stop and re-zero manually. Using VCarve Pro on the Shapeoko with Bitsetter, Tool Change with single GcodeNeils Post Processor Page: https://github.com/neilferreri/V-Carve-PPs Ah, I’ve already asked about the relevance of that here! When just probing for Z, you do not hang it over the lip of your stock, and just sit the whole thing on top. Note: Login information is for Launchpad only. New, faster assembly experience. I’m worried about this, though. The electronics work on 110V or 220v. The BitSetter is responsible for measuring the Z difference between successive probes. Carbide Motion V3. Connect your machine to Carbide Motion. I think it is neat that they now have two very different machines at the same price point. BitSetter measures the length of the cutter in your spindle and, combined with Carbide Motion, automatically resets your Z-axis zero point to reflect the new length, making tool … I am working with .375" G10 and a .250" 2-Flute Carbide TaIN end mill. Disable the BitSetter Before beginning the HDZ upgrade: 1. Details about Carbide 3D - Shapeoko BitSetter. If… Ive done some reading and haven’t really seen the answer to my question, I don’t think. or Best Offer +$17.01 shipping. so the aluminium shouldn’t have oxidised just yet! Price Match lets you match the price of any item sold and shipped by RobotShop with a competitor's price! BitSetter Installation and Setup Guide The Carbide3D BitSetter is an automatic tool offset probe. Carbide 3D - Shapeoko BitSetter. I only have the old BitZero, and when doing X-Y-Z probing, you have to ensure the cut-out on the bottom of the BitZero is over the lip of the corner of your stock. Get Carbide Create Here. Pre-Owned. The Carbide 3D Shapeoko BitSetter is an automatic tool offset probe for your Shapeoko that makes it easy to run jobs using multiple tools without the need to stop and re-zero manually. In general, you are always going to be fine if you only ever change a tool when Carbide Motion has a “Change Tool” dialog up. Price Match. What’s bugging me is the BitZero. Open Carbide Motion. Make Complex Jobs a Cinch with the Carbide 3D BitSetter. RobotShop is also a leading force in Robotics Education & Research. BitSetter measures the length of the cutter in your spindle and, combined with Carbide Motion, automatically resets your Z-axis zero point to reflect the new length, making tool changes simple and straight forward. We provide a diverse product selection, educational and quantity discounts, useful resources and specialized support. You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. I’ve deleted the link from my post. Carbide Create. Use the Touch Probe for setting the zero height, then let Carbide Motion compensate automatically for tool length variation after a tool change. In CM, you do this by clicking the change tool button. New Carbide Motion 3.0 electronics. Everything seemed to be perfect, followed the configuration directions and setup the device in Carbide Motion newest version and centered bit over the Bitsetter. I’ve watched the videos for both the BitZero (v2) and BitSetter and, up until this point, I’ve only used the BitSetter - and understand how to use it. The Carbide3D BitSetter is an automatic tool offset probe for your Shapeoko that makes it easy to run jobs using multiple tools without the need to stop and re-zero manually. If you have the BitSetter checkbox checked, go ahead and uncheck it. New 65mm spindle /router mount. OK, so once again I need a bit of guidance, coz I’m foncused. To all EU customers! Holding it in place may be a solution, but that’s hardly the point. Hopefully this will link to the video [deleted]. Yes, check out this thread. One of the biggest challenges I had when learning to use my Shapeoko CNC was doing a bit change in the middle of a project. Dunno how much it matters, as I’m doing stuff with wood that isn’t super precise or anything. $75.00. E-Mail Address. © 2020 RobotShop inc. All Rights Reserved.Putting robotics at your service is a trademark of RobotShop inc. b. MeshCAM. Carbide 3D Launchpad Login; Register; Login. It is used to calculate an ‘offset’ value so that subsequent tools hits the same physical Z location. or Best Offer +$9.60 shipping. Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled. The ‘new’ bit will then be measured by the BitSetter. Get Carbide Create for Free. Integrated BitSetter. Amana AMS-114-K: 3-PC CNC Signmaking and Engraving Pack $ 135.95 $ 101.96 Quantity: 4 available / 8 sold. After initialisation the BitSetter workflow does it’s think after prompting for a bit, so I would install the probe and let the BitSetter do it’s thing before I use the BitZero. Remember Me Login Forgot Your Password? It is not connected to our community forums.