#emc | Logs for 2006-10-17

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[18:03:12] <Lerneaen_Hydra> only you can bring logger_aj in, right?
[18:03:31] <alex_joni> Lerneaen_Hydra: I'm actually executing a script in a ssh to bring him in :)
[18:03:41] <Lerneaen_Hydra> yeah, ok, that's what I was thinking
[18:16:25] <alex_joni> http://www.southcoasttoday.com/daily/07-04/07-06-04/a03lo687.htm
[18:16:30] <alex_joni> quite old but funny
[18:18:41] <Lerneaen_Hydra> heh, nice
[18:22:29] <A-L-P-H-A_> oh... anyone got an EXCELLON to gcode script?
[18:22:39] <A-L-P-H-A_> or whatever the normal drill file is... to gcode? :)
[18:25:03] <jmkasunich> fading fast
[18:25:06] <jmkasunich> goodnight folks
[18:31:46] <A-L-P-H-A_> hi K`zan.
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[19:17:56] <CIA-8> 03jepler 07HEAD * 10emc2/src/emc/task/emccanon.cc: the spec says that 'S0' is permitted
[19:21:53] <A-L-P-H-A> K`zan: you're a snob. :P :)
[19:28:02] <CIA-8> 03alex_joni 07HEAD * 10emc2/src/emc/motion/command.c: don't allow reaching 0 while increasing/decreasing spindle speed
[19:29:09] <alex_joni> hmm.. went to a fair last week
[19:29:18] <alex_joni> guess what I got as a give-away present?
[19:29:40] <skunkworks> emc2 live cd?
[19:29:44] <alex_joni> nah..
[19:29:46] <skunkworks> :)
[19:29:50] <jepler> hershey's milk chocolate bar?
[19:29:58] <alex_joni> nope.. wrong again :)
[19:30:05] <alex_joni> something tech related
[19:30:15] <jepler> a copy of microsoft windows XP?
[19:30:18] <skunkworks> laser pointer?
[19:30:23] <alex_joni> I said _tech_ related
[19:30:29] <jepler> a beanie with a propeller?
[19:30:35] <alex_joni> why would XP be tech related :D
[19:30:41] <alex_joni> nope.. a kit for a pringles cantenna
[19:30:59] <skunkworks> Cool - I made one for a reletive. worked great.
[19:31:04] <skunkworks> you supply the can?
[19:31:11] <alex_joni> no, they supplied it :)
[19:31:18] <alex_joni> along with the pringles inside
[19:31:20] <skunkworks> even better
[19:31:44] <alex_joni> well.. my cantenna (3 years? ago) was way bigger than a pringles can :)
[19:31:49] <skunkworks> ah - prigles cans don't work the greatest though
[19:31:53] <alex_joni> yeah
[19:32:19] <alex_joni> mine was about 3-4" diameter, and 8" long?
[19:32:41] <skunkworks> Yah - I soldered 2 progresso soup cans togather :)
[19:47:56] <alex_joni> SWPadnos: still around?
[19:50:05] <Lerneaen_Hydra> random question: when using multi-v belts, how small a bend radius can one have without sacrificing effeciency all too much? 10*thickness?
[20:01:32] <alex_joni> would a TDS 1001B (Tektronix scope, 2 channel, 40MHz, 500MS/s) be cheap at around 750 EUR ?
[20:04:06] <Lerneaen_Hydra> sounds somewhat standard, though I can't really say
[20:21:19] <Lerneaen_Hydra> 'night all