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by CivilCNC
Fri May 07, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Centroid Acorn with servos? New build: Novakon Torus Pro
Replies: 20
Views: 1241

Re: Centroid Acorn with servos? New build: Novakon Torus Pro

Thanks for the response everyone, I am looking into what it would take to make this onboard computer work, including putting windows 10 onto it, it looks like it has expandable memory, I'll have to take better photos. Hoping I can just update this computer with necessary components VS refitting some...
by CivilCNC
Fri May 07, 2021 2:12 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Centroid Acorn with servos? New build: Novakon Torus Pro
Replies: 20
Views: 1241

Centroid Acorn with servos? New build: Novakon Torus Pro

Today I got a new machine, a 2013 Novakon Torus pro. After using centroid on my grizzly cnc build, I'm certain that I would like it on this machine as well. The onboard computer is older, and I believe it's running windows 7. I was told I'll be able to run Acorn with servos because of the parallel b...
by CivilCNC
Thu May 06, 2021 1:18 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Acorn retrofit on Novakon torus pro.
Replies: 11
Views: 2436

Re: Acorn retrofit on Novakon torus pro.

Awesome. I just purchased a novakon torus pro up here in MN and im looking forward to putting acorn on it as well. I have the servo version, but I am told it is acorn compatible due to the parallel PCB board. Im looking at where I should be posting my build thread as I just joined this forum. Great ...
by CivilCNC
Thu May 06, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: G0704 Centroid Acorn Build
Replies: 2
Views: 353

G0704 Centroid Acorn Build

[First off thanks everyone on Facebook for helping me with whatever questions I've had so far. Figured I'd post this as a success story, now that the mill is complete. The only thing left to do is install limit switches for the new owner per his request. G0759 mill HeavyMetal CNC kit Stepper online ...
by CivilCNC
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Fusion 360 Mill Post Processor for Acorn with additional Features (New Version 5)
Replies: 143
Views: 27153

Re: Fusion 360 Mill Post Processor for Acorn with additional Features (New Version 5)

I just have a simple g0704 cnc without a VFD or programmable spindle control. Will this post processor work ok for me? I was having trouble using the one that is integrated in Fusion360.
thanks
Jake