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Forum Added to Shagmatic

There is not much there yet but I just added a “Forum” to the Shagmatic Blog. This may be the only fucking machine forum on the internet? I have only added two categories for discussion and have not added any … Continue reading

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Fucking Machine Parts in Europe & elsewhere?

I few potential builders have asked me about obtaining parts to build a fucking machine in Europe. My parts lists show sources in the US. There are certainly all of the parts needed for any of the various designs, available … Continue reading

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Two New User Interface Possibilities (Fuck and wank at the same time)

I have spent a little time working on two new user interfaces. I have just done the preliminary investigation so far. One was suggested by a follower of this blog. This was to use a touchpad tablet for control. I … Continue reading

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On Sale Power Adapters

In case anyone wants cheap high voltage to 5 volt adapters, they are on sale real cheap right now and not for long. http://www.goldmine-elec-products.com/prodinfo.asp?number=G21664A

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Breakout board problem

i had previously recommended a screw terminal breakout board for making your own shagmatic board. the link follows. i recently discovered that for some reason. what would be pin 2 when using it with a teensy (marked appropriately as gnd … Continue reading

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Screw Machine Progress ???

I have the screw machine “working” with the new 16MM screw that is more appropriate than the 20MM I was using before. I decided to use a servo motor and gecko drive to increase speed and torque at high speeds. … Continue reading

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Cheaper Joystick Encoder?

the following might work as a joystick encoder. it is worth a try. potential problems are 1 it specifies 6 to 24 volts operating voltage.i have used similar encoders on 5 volts with no problem but i am pretty sure … Continue reading

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Screwing Around

I have the basic mechanical components made for my new screw based machine. The motor is a massive NEMA 34 servo motor with something like 900 ounce inches of torque. Being a servo this torque is available throughout more of … Continue reading

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New Mounting System for Shagmatic Fucking Machine

I went to my favorite metal supply where they seem to always have what i need for building my fucking machines. I got a 4 foot piece of 1/4″ aluminum plate that had been bent wrong for a job. It … Continue reading

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Unstoppable (Shagmatic Fucking Machine) Machine Fully Tested, It Is Amazing

In celebration of my Hubbie’s 64th birthday, we gave the Unstoppable Shagmatic Fucking Machine a test on both of us. Very shortly it stopped working. We were very disappointed. I shut it off and waited until all lights on the … Continue reading

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