|Expected release date is May 1st 2017|
C-Beam Machine Mechanical Bundle
Here at OpenBuilds, we understand the need for you to have the power to create custom plates for your builds
because we have the same need as well.
an inexpensive plate making machine
which uses all stock OpenBuilds Parts and is super easy to build.
We call it the C-Beam Machine!
'It’s not just a machine, it’s a solution'
C-Beam Machine is a CNC machine design based on the popular V-Slot linear guide system.
The machine is strong as the linear rail incorporates a C shape profile which gives added strength and functionality.
Now, you have complete control over your builds from start to finish!
- OPEN SOURCE - The C-Beam machine is Open Source and the Builder community is encourged to modify and build on this design.
- EASY TO BUILD - With the V-Slot Modular Framing System and OpenBuilds 'Build a Long Videos', assembly is quick and easy.
- AFFORDABLE - OpenBuilds budget friendly parts allow Builders the opportunity to freely create.
- CUSTOMIZABLE - Take it to the next level and make it your own! Share your builds with the Open Source Builders community OpenBuilds.com
The C-Beam Machine - the Possibilities are Limitless!
C-Beam Machine Specs:
X Axis Travel 350mm - (13.5")
Y Axis Travel 280mm - (11")
Z Axis Travel 160mm - (6") Actual working depth is 1.250"
Please note that the C-Beam Machine Bundle was created to make ordering the parts for the C-Beam machine easier and more convenient.
The C-Beam Machine Bundle, however, is not a kit. Please feel free to modify it to suit your needs and share your modifications and upgrades on the OpenBuilds Build sharing site.
The complete parts list is listed below for your convenience so you can both know what is included with this Bundle and you can use it to build upon it for your own creations!
Whats included in your C-Beam Actuator Bundle Pack?
The main mechanical parts you will need to build your C-Beam Machine (Nema 23 Stepper Motors as an Option)!
|What's not included in the Mechanical Parts Bundle:|
|915||Nema Stepper Motors||3|
Driver Board - Many different types of driver boards can be used.
|940 or 945||Power Supply - depending on your setup you may use a 12V or 24V power supply||1|
|120 - LP - B||Slot Cover / Panel Holder - 500mm||10|
|Local||Plexi Glass Side Panels||2|
What kind of tools will you need to build the C-Beam Machine?
Most,if not all the tools needed for assembly of the C-Beam Machine you probably already have!
|Tools & Misc. Needed for the Build|
|Local||Metric Allen Key Set||1|
|Local||Small Flat Head (for wiring)||1|
|Local||Bosch Colt Router||1|
|Local||1/2" MDF (12" x 12")||2|
|Local||Hack Saw/Meter Saw||1|
|On line||End Mills/V-Bits/Ball Ends for various CNC||1|
|On line||Bosch Colt Router 1/8" Collet||1|
C-Beam Machine Parts - Shipped from the Store to your Door!
Free V-Slot™ example builds for inspiration and use in your own Builds!
Check out the easy to follow assembly video that will have you up and cutting in no time!