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Smoothieboard - Smoothie Project

Smoothieboard - Smoothie Project
SmoothieBoard is an Open Source Hardware CNC controller board based on the LPC 1769 or LPC1768 Cortex-M3 chip. It is intended to run the Smoothie modular firmware ( GPL too ), and is targeted at 3D Printers, Laser cutters, CNC Mills, Pick and place and other small-sized CNC machines. Larger machines can be driven using external drivers. Get a Smoothieboard Status The Kickstarter for the 5 axis version of Smoothieboard has been completed and all of the rewards have been shipped. What can it be used for ? The Smoothie firmware is designed for maximum usefulness in mind. 3D printers, like repraps including extruder control, bed and hotend temp control.CNC mills, CNC lathes.Laser cutters And with more to come : laser engraving, SMT pick and place machine, foam cutter, delta robot, and anything else you care to imagine. Getting one You can now get a smoothieboard here. Features Microcontroller Stepper drivers Power outputs Power inputs Inputs 4 Thermistor ( ADC ) inputs.6 Endstop inputs. Extensibility

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