What's in the "Building the KRmc01 Workbook"

The Workbook consists of 192 pages divided into the following chapters.

  • Getting Started
  • Z-axis Preparation
  • Z-axis Conversion
  • X/Y-axis Preparation
  • Y-axis Conversion
  • X-axis Fit Test
  • X-axis Conversion
  • Motor Installation
  • KRmc01 Electronics
  • Mach 3
  • Cable Hookup
  • Basic Tests
  • Basic Operation
  • Conclusion

In addition there are pages for your notes at the end of each chapter.

Chapter Layout

Each chapter starts with list of tools, bill of materials, and time estimates needed to complete the chapter.


At the beginning of each chapter you will be presented with a list prerequisites. These are a set of conditions that should be met before starting the chapter. This is also where source locations for various parts will also be listed. 


Each chapter will take you step-by-step through the process of creating or assembling the various components needed to complete the KRmc01 CNC mill. In many cases you will be shown techniques for making the component.


Featured Content


Step-by-step guide through the construction process with exploded views.


Step-by-step guide through basic electrical hookup.


Step-by-step guide through Mach 3 installation


Step-by-step guide through Mach 3 configuration.


Step-by-step instructions on motor hookup and cabling.


Step-by-step guide on basic operations of the KRmc01 CNC mill.