Congratulations on assembling your BobsCNC. We are now ready to download Arduino Driver, UGS, and Java. and learn how to connect and home your machine. Let's get started!
The first thing to do is to download the Arduino Driver and verify the installation:
Website Link: Arduino IDE Software
The next step is to download the UGS Platform.
Video: UGS and JAVA Installation
UGS Download Link: UGS
To familiarize yourself with UGS click on the link below.
We are now connected and ready to go, one of the first things we need to understand is how homing creates soft limits.
If your CNC will not home it may be the home switches. Please see here for a video on diagnosing home switches:
For an overview of UGS and how to orientate your machine, please watch the following video.