1. ShapeOKO Router Table Setup and Use
with Universal Gcode Sender
Louis Katz
  2. Put on your hearing protection and eye protection.
  3. Make sure that you understand that the sides of the cutter cut. It is not like a twist drill bit. If you touch it while it is moving you will get hurt.
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  4. Clean the V Wheels with a Brush
  5. Clean the rails with your fingers :12 Wheels, 6 rails
  6. Turn the stop button on the Arduino Controller ¼ turn if it is off.
  7. Check that the foam must be inside the wheels. The X Carriage should be able to move freely.
  8. DON'T think about proceeding if you have not cleaned the wheels.
  9. Plug in the vacuum nozzle and turn on the vacuum, you can use paper.
  10. Gently push the Dremel to Zero Zero. Make sure that the Z movement will not make the dremel hit the frame and that the X/Z apparatus is not contacting a V wheel.
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  11. Open Universal GCode? Sender
  12. Select the usb or Com port and press ”Open" . The Console will answer Grbl 0.8c .
  13. Set the tab to Machine Control CAREFUL OF THE STEP SIZE
  14. Move the Z Axis so that the Endmill bit is just in contact with the plastic.
  15. Reset Zero -Soft Reset - Reset Zero
  16. Now it should say >>>G92 YO XO Z0
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  17. Make sure that you are at ZeroZeroZero?
  18. Press "Return to Zero". Either nothing will happen or the bit will go up and come down to the same place.(Not in the Power Point 2017-02-12)
  19. Browse for the file and upload.
  20. Visualize it with visualize button. Close that window.
  21. Make sure you are wearing your hearing and eye protection.
  22. Make sure that you understand the the sides of the cutter cut. It is not like a twist drill bit. If you touch it while it is moving you will get hurt. #Turn on the Dremel Tool.
  23. Make sure everything is clear of the carriages and the cutter and press SEND.
  24. When the job is complete TURN OFF THE DREMEL
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  25. Clean the wheels and the ways.
  26. Move to a new zero point, XY and Z.
  27. Reset Zero
  28. Soft Reset
  29. Reset Zero
  30. Start next piece etc.