Servo Magazine ( February 2017 )

Building the KReduCNC Spindle Hookup

By Michael Simpson    View In Digital Edition  

It has been a while since we started this project, and it’s time to make some chips. In this installment, we’ll go over spindle hookup. A spindle is the rotation portion of a CNC machine on to which a cutting tool is attached. While technically the spindle is the shaft itself, it has become common place to refer to the motor and shaft assembly as the spindle.


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