This Milling Machine met my highest expectations. At this price point there is nothing better. I have been using this a lot now. First couple of projects were perfect. A perfect Milling Machine as a matter of fact.
FoxAlien FAC30 Features & Specs
3018-SE V2 is upgraded with a new Z-axis fixture, which not only accommodates FoxAlien 5W and 15W modules, but also support upgrade to 300W spindle directly. (5W/15W modules and 300W spindle NOT included)
It’s an entry-level CNC router with enclosure for beginners and hobbyists. It is safer with a case to keep the spindle and dust inside while engraving. Limit switches and emergency stop switch are added to this machine for safety concern.
It’s easy to assemble, main parts are pre-installed in the factory. Wires are labeled clearly for fast assembly. A detailed manual will guide you put the enclosure together.
3018-SE is capable to carve and cut different materials such as plywood, MDF, PCB, acrylic and soft metals like aluminum and brass. It’s great for home DIY and small business.
The control board is based on open sourced grbl software. It supports Windows XP/7/8/10, Linux, Mac OS.
All-round protective case prevents dust and chips from scattering
Keep adults and children from the high-speed rotating spindle and bit to avoid injury.
External emergency stop button provides a fast way to abort.
Batteries Required?: No
Build Material: ABS, Aluminum profile, Acrylic
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FoxAlien FAC30 Final Thoughts
It does a exemplary job. It has a sturdy frame and seems well built. I like the design of it. Love this Milling Machine and would buy it again. I like the design of it.