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Lathe Electronic Leadscrew Part 1: Proof of Concept

I’ve constantly wanted an electronic leadscrew (virtual gearbox) for my turret, but I haven’t had the ability to locate anything I such as. I’m going to develop my very own. Today we’ll consider an introduction of the project as well as progress so far.

Firmware on GitHub:
https://github.com/clough42/electronic-leadscrew

3D Models on Thingiverse:
https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3740612

Tools and also parts utilized in this video:

4-Channel reasoning level converter (eBay *): https://ebay.to/2CoENsF
8-Digit LED display module with buttons (ebay.com *): https://ebay.to/2RvCCxR
Omron 1024 p/r rotary encoder (ebay.com *): https://ebay.to/2ROm03J
Rigol DP832 Triple-Output Power Supply (Amazon *): https://amzn.to/2FHtSfz

* These are associate web links. When you click one of these web links and also purchase, it assists to sustain projects like this one.

Amazon Video

Lathe Electronic Leadscrew Part 1: Proof of Concept

I’ve always wanted an electronic leadscrew (virtual gearbox) for my lathe, but I haven’t been able to find anything I like. So I’m going to build my own. Today we’ll look at an overview of the project and progress so far.

Firmware on GitHub:
https://github.com/clough42/electronic-leadscrew

3D Models on Thingiverse:
https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3740612

Parts and tools used in this video:

4-Channel logic level converter (eBay*): https://ebay.to/2CoENsF
8-Digit LED display module with buttons (eBay*): https://ebay.to/2RvCCxR
Omron 1024 p/r rotary encoder (eBay*): https://ebay.to/2ROm03J
Rigol DP832 Triple-Output Power Supply (Amazon*): https://amzn.to/2FHtSfz

*These are affiliate links. When you click one of these links and make a purchase, it helps to support projects like this one.