So I was gonna make this a two question post, but I did one last search before posting (Just in case!)
and I think I have the first question answered. It concerned Z-axis upgrades as I am at the end of my chain with the standard Z/rigid thread snapping loose headache.)
(For future viewers of this post, I found this: (Pretty excited myself to find it as I really was not looking forward to building another tool right now.
Where is the meme for “Take my $$” ? (referencing above link)
At time of this writing, I need to get in the queue to order one.
Originally I was gonna ask here about a condensed version/materials list concerning the Meticulous Z, as my brain is full from reading THAT thread twice)
2nd question…Might anyone have suggestions on good spindles (Assume I will get the above Z-kit or build a Meticulous Z.)
Looking for something that goes way slower then 10,000rpm. (Globs of ABS hanging onto the router bit, then flying off and spinning around inside the guard area is not a fun experience.)
Note: I did several passes (.05")w 6mm bit on .25" ABS, and while it lessened the chance of melting/sticking globs, it did not lessen it 100%
A big Thank you to the community!