K40 laser grounding instructions

Good electrical grounding of your K40 laser is critical to correct and consistent operation.  While grounding is a safety feature with respect to dangerous voltages, this article focuses on effective grounding for the K40’s low voltage DC circuit.  Please consult other resources to ensure that your K40 is completely safe. Due to the linkage to […]

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USA local shipping starts today !

Exciting news – today we’ve starting shipping the Mini Gerbil and Mini Gerbil Pro-Packs from our new USA warehouse. US customers can now expect around 4 day delivery time (excluding Sunday), with online tracking. If your order includes other products, eg. lens + Mini Gerbil, your entire order will ship from Australia.

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SuperGerbil Board configuration

This section covers detailed configuration changes possible by using jumper pins on the Super Gerbil board. Jumper bridges and headers – Super Gerbil PCB For orientation, working clockwise around the board, starting from the top right white boxed area: Stepstick microstep jumpers allow configuration of microsteps for each stepstick and step stick compatibility USB/Bluetooth jumper […]

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K40 controller review

When replacing or upgrading your K40’s controller, how do you choose the right option for you? In this K40 controller desktop review, we cover your options. You are here… M2 Nano board Our K40 controller review starts with the M2 Nano board which looks like this. M2 Nano board from Lihuiyi It is the standard […]

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K40 peripheral control with Mini Gerbil

Mini Gerbil is a cheap (but awesome) controller to replace your K40 laser’s stock NanoM2 controller, and it can also manage so-called K40 peripheral. Now, Mini Gerbil has plenty of connectors and you might be wondering what they’re for, and whether you need them? The Mini Gerbil K40 laser controller, isn’t she a beauty ? […]

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