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Purchasing 4X-23

Hi, I am looking to purchase the 4X-23 filament winder.

However adding the item to my cart and estimating shipping and tax, it shows a $345 charge for tax. 

 

Is this a charge for sales tax? If so, I am in a state which does not have sales tax so this c

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Software issue

Hello everyone,

I tried the newest version 4.21 of the software on my 4x-23 machine but I have some issues :

When I order home or build from the designer software, the setup wizard window appears, then I set up every parameters (assigned boards, motors

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3 Replies · Reply by RH Jul 20, 2020

4-Axis Set-up

Hi all,

I'm currently trying to set-up a trial run of the 4X-23. I've successfully run the 2x demo G-script using the 2X settings, however, I'm having issues when trialling the 4X demo script. When running the 4X script the machine correctly re-positi

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2 Replies · Reply by Henry James Jul 9, 2019

4-Axis to 2-Axis Conversion

Hello. I have ordered the 2X-23 Delivery Head 4X-23 Conversion kit and am waiting for delivery. I assume there will be instructions provided with the kit but wanted to know if there any resources available to get me started prior to the arrival of th

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torque adjustments

I am new to the x winder. After a few hickups, I completed some good 2 axis winds in 3 axis mode. My question is on the subject of winding torque... How do i know if i need more torque or less torque on a particular motor? Do i increase torque for la

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3 Replies · Reply by Aaron Lederhose Feb 21, 2019

Wiring

Hello, is there a better explanation of how to wire the winder up? I'm just not understanding how there are 4 identical axis controllers and dont see how they are labled or defined in the assembly pdf online, my winders didnt come with a user manual.

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2 Replies · Reply by Samuel VanDenBerg Feb 19, 2019

Control Boards Not Connected

We recently upgraded the PC our X-Winder was connected to, and we're running into an issue.  Whenever we try to run Executor, it throws an error stating some control boards aren't attached. 

We have a 2 axis setup.  As far as I know, everything is set

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10 Replies · Reply by RH Jul 17, 2020

Carriage Direction?

I've set up and have been getting familiar with the setup (we have a 4X-34 setup).  Everything seems to running smooth, except the carriage directionality seems to be off.  When I press the 'right' option the carriage goes away from the end with the

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1 Reply · Reply by Aaron Lederhose Nov 18, 2018