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CNC Router Parts – Open Source Dust Shoe

Nathan is a partner and director of product management at CNC Router Parts LLC, a company that supports individuals and volume production businesses with affordable industrial CNC machines, parts, software, advice, and accessories. Nathan enjoys engaging with customers, content partners, and designing and creating open source sample fabrication projects for the CNC Router Parts project library and YouTube channel

Enjoy a cleaner work area with our open-source dust shoe project. This dust shoe is designed to be a high performing & economical option for CNC routing machines that use routers or CNC spindles, such as our ready-to-assemble benchtop and large-format CNC machines.

which Vectric software do i need to be able to open the free project files?

Aspire and VCarve 9.0 or above

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IMPORTANT: before outputting any toolpaths you should carefully check all part sizes and the material setup to make sure they are appropriate for your actual setup. you should also check and re-calculate all toolpaths with safe and appropriate settings for your material, CNC machine and tooling.

Terms of Use: the projects and artwork are provided on the understanding that they will only be used with Vectric software programs. you may use the designs to carve parts for sale but the files and/or vectors, components or toolpaths within them (or any derivatives) may not be converted to other formats, sold to, or shared with anyone else. this project is copyright – Vectric Ltd.