How to control a 3 axis CNC router w/ PS2 controller & Arduino Uno!

Stuart Hollinger @telosmfg

I had to cut the edges and ends of some boards for this project we are finishing up. Instead of writing a program for the machine to do it on its own, I just do it manually. It can be done manually by interacting with the computer CNC program interface. Whilst doing this task, I thought it would be much more efficient if I would just be able to use a controller and control functions such as, X, Y, Z movement, spindle speed, motor speed, setting 0, and going to 0. Here is the solution!



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