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by tm america
Fri Nov 04, 2016 12:44 pm
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: Used demo 5x10 Delusional Designs cnc plasma table 8000
Replies: 3
Views: 524

Re: Used demo 5x10 Delusional Designs cnc plasma table 8000

I added the link to the craiglist add for this machine so you can see pics of the machine
by tm america
Fri Nov 04, 2016 11:57 am
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: Used demo 5x10 Delusional Designs cnc plasma table 8000
Replies: 3
Views: 524

Used demo 5x10 Delusional Designs cnc plasma table 8000

Up for sale is a used 5x10 Delusional Designs CNC plasma table with water table,auto torch height control,floating head with machine torch mount and laser crosshairs,plate marker option ..Unit has about 20 hours on it...Comes with new lenovo laptop computer with all the software preinstalled on it.....
by tm america
Sun Oct 09, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Plasma Cutting Accessories & Related Tools Forum
Topic: trafimet s45 machine torch?
Replies: 2
Views: 1417

Re: trafimet s45 machine torch?

The s45 machine torch is hard to get i do have a connection now for three different torches that work with the chinese central connectors .The cheapest one i do not care for much the next better one uses consumables that are very similar to hypertherm powermax45 consumables...it can even use the pow...
by tm america
Wed Sep 28, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: Plasma Cut Quality Forum
Topic: dross build up on shield
Replies: 14
Views: 1233

Re: dross build up on shield

Simple fix use mig nozzle spray on your consumables and shield.. does wonders for keeping things from sticking to it
by tm america
Wed Sep 28, 2016 5:40 pm
Forum: Plasma Cut Quality Forum
Topic: air drier
Replies: 8
Views: 1028

Re: air drier

max dry air system from HTP costs right at 360
by tm america
Wed Sep 28, 2016 5:31 pm
Forum: Plasma Cut Quality Forum
Topic: Best Dry air option
Replies: 4
Views: 952

Re: Best Dry air option

max dry air from HTP
Around 360 for a 5 stage system.. I love mine very happy with it
by tm america
Wed Sep 28, 2016 5:09 pm
Forum: Plasma Cut Quality Forum
Topic: Wavy cuts on small letters, Now Tons of Dross
Replies: 5
Views: 836

Re: Wavy cuts on small letters, Now Tons of Dross

Well the samson and plasmacam are both designed the same so this means they are using the gear track as part of the linear rail I.E. only one wheel on one side of the gantry and two on the other plus it is riding on a powder coated surface.. so you are using a non smooth surface as your rail .Which ...
by tm america
Wed Sep 28, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Plasma Cut Quality Forum
Topic: Poor cut quality
Replies: 18
Views: 1177

Re: Poor cut quality

Sounds like you either have moisture of oil in your air.. What are you running for air filter-air dryer system and do you have an oil separator in the system to.. IN general you should run a Oil separator,then a filter then thru your air dryer then to the cutter.. i have found refrigerant air dryers...
by tm america
Wed Sep 28, 2016 4:45 pm
Forum: Plasma Cut Quality Forum
Topic: Torch crashes when cutting thicker material
Replies: 8
Views: 431

Re: Torch crashes when cutting thicker material

Sounds like you have your thc set to low.if the torch is to low you need to raise the set torch voltage on your thc.if the torch is to high when cutting you need to lower the set voltage on your thc.. So raise volts to raise torch and lower volts to lower torch.. Conductivity, cut speed, and many ot...
by tm america
Wed Apr 27, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: CNC Plasma Cutters General Forum
Topic: help with choosing software for my monster
Replies: 5
Views: 447

Re: help with choosing software for my monster

Inkscape is a great free cad software .. To me it is better than most you would pay 1000 bucks or more for.. It has great node editing,great scanning features. nice text features and also has tons of great effects which make it great for 2d stuff like plasma,plate marking and other 2d stuff.. There ...
by tm america
Thu Apr 14, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: Torchmate Software
Topic: Torchmate doesn't support the products they sell?
Replies: 1
Views: 416

Torchmate doesn't support the products they sell?

I ended up calling torchmate today and first spoke with Joel in tech support about an issue i am having with torchmate cad 8.1 not exporting svg files as a 1 to 1 ratio.It exports as around .75 to one..When the other 6 cad softwares all export svg as a 1 to 1.. These issues are non exsistant with bo...
by tm america
Mon Apr 11, 2016 9:49 pm
Forum: CNC Plasma Cutters General Forum
Topic: Sharpie Pen Mount
Replies: 9
Views: 786

Re: Sharpie Pen Mount

I made a adapter for a standard ink pen and mount in the torch holder. I did set up a tool for SheetCam that is for the pen only. cnc pen checker (4).JPG cnc pen checker (3).JPG Good looking setup ..i just printed one of the many available on thingiverse ..The one i use has a slit in it so it never...
by tm america
Mon Apr 11, 2016 7:19 pm
Forum: Hypertherm Plasma Cutters
Topic: Powermax 45 Retaining cap problem
Replies: 4
Views: 280

Re: Powermax 45 Retaining cap problem

I have had several of the powermax 65 retainers with the threaded section that falls off while cutting seems the expansion and contraction cause the plastic part to separate from the brass part.. mine would be fine when it cooled down but when they are hot the threaded section slides down.. i have f...
by tm america
Mon Apr 11, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: Various Manufacturers
Topic: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review
Replies: 13
Views: 804

Re: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review

The cut quality my machines get is laser quality Another red flag.. :lol: Like i said laser quality..See attached pic.. That was 14 ga steel cut at 500ipm with a hypertherm powermax 65 ..This was the first cut off one of my 4x8 machines.. as you can see on the straight cuts where it is a full speed...
by tm america
Mon Apr 11, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Various Manufacturers
Topic: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review
Replies: 13
Views: 804

Re: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review

Ya i must say i like it better with the delusional designs logo :shock: .. but i am glad you are getting to cut all those things that have been bouncing around in your head.I know your customers will truly enjoy the quality products you make for them...I stay true to what i say and what i built the ...
by tm america
Sat Apr 09, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Slag Build Up on Nozzle
Replies: 8
Views: 2859

Re: Slag Build Up on Nozzle

I put Nozzle dip from my mig on the tip works great I do the same thing.. before the shield would clog before the consumable wore out..with the mig nozzle dip the dross-splatter doesn't stick ..For best results i raise the torch up then manually fire it a few times to get the shield warmed up so yo...
by tm america
Sat Apr 09, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Various Manufacturers
Topic: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review
Replies: 13
Views: 804

Re: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review

Oh by the way Mark thanks for the pizza.. It was a fun trip my son was glad we got to do disney while we were down there..i wished we could have made it down early enough to go out on the boat....It was a crazy long drive but being able to two for one it makes it all worth while....i wonder who is u...
by tm america
Sat Apr 09, 2016 2:01 pm
Forum: Various Manufacturers
Topic: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review
Replies: 13
Views: 804

Re: Delusional Design CNC - Initial Review

Thanks for the up-date on your purchase and the follow through by the seller. Now to the arduino based, this means it uses a mini computer to control the operations of the table turning the G-code into actions. Now for the bigger question can you install any type of Torch Height Control on the syst...
by tm america
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:21 pm
Forum: CNC Plasma Cutters General Forum
Topic: Casters on tables?
Replies: 5
Views: 760

Re: Casters on tables?

I use caster on all my Delusional Designs CNC machines and have never noticed the machine moving even when cutting at 500ipm.. Maybe this would be a problem with other manufactures machines with a heavy gantry..Seems safer moving machines on casters than it does lifting with a forklift so i do them ...
by tm america
Mon Feb 08, 2016 7:16 pm
Forum: CNC Plasma Cutters General Forum
Topic: Cable Chain
Replies: 9
Views: 562

Re: Cable Chain

I run 25mm x 50mm on my machine with all the wires in there even the three 1/4 air lines and it is not a problem with a hypertherm powermax 45 but with a powermax 65 or bigger it just depends if hypertherm got their torch wire from china or not.. seems maybe 5 out of 50 are actually flexible enough ...
by tm america
Fri Jan 08, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: Hypertherm Plasma Cutters
Topic: Hypertherm cpc port terminal?
Replies: 5
Views: 424

Re: Hypertherm cpc port terminal?

davek0974 wrote:where are you?

i have plenty of spares from my 'adjustment' ;)


I am located in Griffith,IN About 30 minutes south east of Chicago
by tm america
Fri Jan 08, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Hypertherm Plasma Cutters
Topic: Hypertherm cpc port terminal?
Replies: 5
Views: 424

Re: Hypertherm cpc port terminal?

Ok i think i answered my own question looks like these are the correct connectors,terminals and tools ..These are the digikey part numbers.....
conn plug=A1358-ND
conn backshell =A32516-ND
conn pin 14-18awg tin crimp= A31998CT-ND
contact extraction tool=A1329-ND
by tm america
Fri Jan 08, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: Hypertherm Plasma Cutters
Topic: Hypertherm cpc port terminal?
Replies: 5
Views: 424

Hypertherm cpc port terminal?

I need some help identifying the type and maybe even the part number for the male terminals that the hyperthem cpc connector uses..The cutters come with the one of the connectors attached to the remote torch trigger pendant..I am getting tired of buying the Whole connector just to get the terminals....
by tm america
Fri Jan 08, 2016 1:00 pm
Forum: CNC Plasma Cutters General Forum
Topic: Cut ready alphabet
Replies: 15
Views: 1711

Re: Cut ready alphabet

Thanks i will check it out..I do the same thing as you just modify them in inkscape ..But it would be nice for guys who do alot of signs and stuff like that to have this program..

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