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  About Me

  • My Shop
    Some detailed information about my workshop.
    Power Tools
    DIY CNC router, 49" x 60" x 5" cut area, 2.2 kw spindle
    Delta contractor saw (older cast iron top and wings) Biesmeyer fence. Router table built into right extension table with router lift
    Dewalt radial arm saw (60's vintage)
    16" bandsaw Steel City
    Delta dust collector
    Dewalt scroll saw (original Type 1)
    Barn find drill press no manufacturer name anywhere
    Delta mortiser
    6"x48 belt sander with 9" disk
    Ryobi oscillating spindle/belt sander
    My Shop
    16' x 24' dedicated shop, insulated and heated. 10' ceilings.
    Wood floors insulated above concrete slab

    Dedicated circuits for lighting (8 4' T8 fluorescent), Dust collection, and tablesaw (220v). Additional 220 circuit for CNC router/radial arm saw/jointer. 2 additional 20A circuits for wall outlets.

    DIY Woodworker’s bench with front and end vises. 2 additional fixed benches, 4'x6" tablesaw outfeed/assembly bench (moveable with locking castors)
  • Woodworker Information
    A few details about myself.
    Location
    About 15 miles from Pikes Peak, 8800 feet up in the beautiful Colorado Mountains.
    Favorite Router
    Bosch 1617EVS usually table mounted, have fixed and plunge bases as well
    Bosch colt
    Woodworking Experience (Years)
    Not enough
    First Name
    Richard
    Country
    United States
  • Signature
    Tubular latex pressure vessel configuration engineer

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  • Last Activity: Today 12:38 AM
  • Join Date: 03-26-2009
  • Referrals: 0

  Mentions

04-01-2019
12:19 PM - UglySign mentioned BalloonEngineer in post what is the best cnc software
... Carveco.com BalloonEngineer Know off hand how...
02-15-2019
12:27 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned 4DThinker in post What to do, what to do?
...ent similar to what 4DThinker illustrated that I c...
10-16-2018
07:13 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned honesttjohn in post NEW TO CNC (Bit Help)
...s all the bits that honesttjohn mentioned. There is...
09-18-2018
12:32 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned 4DThinker in post CNCRouterParts Pro attempt to build....
... dovetails). I know 4DThinker has come up with wor...
09-05-2018
11:06 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned MEBCWD in post CNC Table setups
...s of table. Like MEBCWD I use the Rockler t-...
11:02 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned meb in post CNC Table setups
...s of table. Like MEBCWD I use the Rockler...
08-05-2018
10:46 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned honesttjohn in post Beginner working toward Intermediate
...EMC” one that honesttjohn suggested should wor...
05-10-2018
09:36 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned 4DThinker in post x-carve
... there. I know that 4DThinker and other Probotix u...
04-15-2018
09:42 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned 4DThinker in post Any Laguna IQ Owners here?
...lanning on making? 4DThinker mentioned something ...
03-22-2018
08:22 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned Scottart in post Help
...tistic ability like Scottart. Post photos when...
02-13-2018
01:44 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned JOAT in post Designing the layout for cutting board
... educational. hey, JOAT, post a picture of t...
01-30-2018
11:31 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned JOAT in post 2D/3D Digitizing probe
... the other hand, if JOAT hired you to capture...
11:31 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned Scottart in post 2D/3D Digitizing probe
...ired you to capture Scottart “Violin and gr...
01-28-2018
05:56 AM - UglySign mentioned BalloonEngineer in post 2D/3D Digitizing probe
Well thanks BalloonEngineer There isnt anything ...
12-31-2017
08:36 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned JOAT in post Questions for the CNC guys
...you! Gotta hurry, @JOAT is saving...
08:36 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned RainMan 2.0 in post Questions for the CNC guys
...wwKUdZQ Come on @RainMan 2.0 my money is on you! ...
12-29-2017
12:01 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned JOAT in post Questions for the CNC guys
... (or not interested JOAT)!
12-28-2017
01:33 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned JOAT in post Questions for the CNC guys
.... Say for instance JOAT has a hand drawn ske...
12-18-2017
01:01 AM - BalloonEngineer mentioned difalkner in post Electronics advice
...ook at the build of difalkner you will see that he...
12-08-2017
10:00 PM - BalloonEngineer mentioned difalkner in post Chili-grower building a wooden CNC router? Amiteur!!
I agree with difalkner, both about admiring...

  Quotes

06-02-2019
12:32 AM - RainMan 2.0 quoted BalloonEngineer in post Plug and play Pro4896
If you buy their plug and play, just...
06-01-2019
12:08 PM - RainMan 2.0 quoted BalloonEngineer in post what is the best cnc software
Hope those interested bought Carveco...
09:45 AM - difalkner quoted BalloonEngineer in post what is the best cnc software
Hope those interested bought at the ...
05-29-2019
09:28 PM - difalkner quoted BalloonEngineer in post CAMaster CNC router tables
And this afternoon. Gotta love Colo...
09:11 AM - difalkner quoted BalloonEngineer in post CAMaster CNC router tables
Rick, If you didn't feel comfort...
05-26-2019
06:45 AM - UglySign quoted BalloonEngineer in post what is the best cnc software
Carveco has publicly posted this on ...
05-24-2019
11:17 PM - RainMan 2.0 quoted BalloonEngineer in post CAMaster CNC router tables
The load ratings of the 15mm Hiwin b...
01:45 PM - HDVideo quoted BalloonEngineer in post Another CNC Router Design Completed
When are you going to start building...
05-21-2019
05:39 PM - MEBCWD quoted BalloonEngineer in post What Is The Best Deal for a 4 Foot by 4 Foot Hi Accuracy Hi Repeatability Machine
My back hurts just thinking about be...
05-09-2019
01:39 PM - MEBCWD quoted BalloonEngineer in post Advantech flooring for spoilboard.
I always use 1/8 hardboard as a sacr...
05-03-2019
10:41 AM - OCEdesigns quoted BalloonEngineer in post First pass is too deep
A couple of possibilities. How was ...
06:59 AM - Pro4824 quoted BalloonEngineer in post Advantech flooring for spoilboard.
I always use 1/8 hardboard as a sacr...
05-02-2019
08:09 AM - Pro4824 quoted BalloonEngineer in post Advantech flooring for spoilboard.
Also waterproof, so humidity swellin...
04-06-2019
09:57 AM - HDVideo quoted BalloonEngineer in post New Z-Axis Assembly for Probotix Asteroid
You will notice that Probotix has mo...
04-01-2019
12:19 PM - UglySign quoted BalloonEngineer in post what is the best cnc software
... Carveco.com BalloonEngineer Know off hand how...
03-18-2019
12:52 PM - SteveMI quoted BalloonEngineer in post what is the best cnc software
Carveco has updated their website an...
03-01-2019
05:21 PM - Scottart quoted BalloonEngineer in post Chest of souls
Faces are the hardest things to get ...
02-09-2019
02:20 PM - 4DThinker quoted BalloonEngineer in post Probotix CNCs, Square and Plumb
have you tried switching cables? Th...
02-08-2019
08:49 PM - Scottart quoted BalloonEngineer in post Fishing Machine
I would gladly pay that when you com...
03:59 PM - OCEdesigns quoted BalloonEngineer in post Not starting where I expected it to
Unless your design has a cut at x=0,...
 
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