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Slabinator

11-15-2015 02:23 PM by rhett | 9 comments »

Thought I would share pics of the slab flattening machine I am constantly upgrading. Made from 80/20 extrusion, it’s basically a CNC minus the computer and motor drives. While it could be converted, I like to manually run the router, so I have control over the cut. Here’s the basic machine: Slabs are held down via a vacuum table. Super simple design using a shop vac and weatherstripping. The router is held steady on the track with linear bearings and a mount made exclusively for the PC router. Much safer than the traditional sled where the router can tip and/or jump up. Had to get creative with height adjustment as the riser has no lock without ...

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