Raspberry Pi CNC User Interface SD Card Image V2.00

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To make things easier, we created a pre-configured bCNC Raspberry Pi image.

The Image has the following features installed and configured :

  • bCNC [Version 0.9.1] Link - Located on the desktop.
  • CNC.js [Version 1.0.0 ] Link - Server shortcut to start it is on the desktop. (Run the shortcut once and go to the RPI's http://<RPI-IP>:8000)


  • XRDB - The Raspberry Pi can be accessed via Remote Desktop.
  • TightVNCServer - Alternative to XRDB
  • CuteCom - Very simple to use serial terminal.
  • SSH has been enabled
  • The image is less than 5GB uncompressed and we recommend using a 8GB SD-card.
  • The hardware serial port has been configured as [/dev/ttyAMA0]. The Raspberry Pi 3 needs and extra step.(Below)
  • NodeJS installed
    • Please run the "RPi3 Serial Config" shortcut on the desktop to configure the hardware serial port on Raspberry Pi 3's.


Login credentails(SSH & RDP):

  • Username : pi
  • Password : raspberry


Download (2Gb Zip):

Version 2 (Release Date : 2016/03/21)


Tested on:

  • Raspberry Pi 3
  • Raspberry Pi 2
  • Raspberry Pi 1 B+ (Version with 40 Pin header)


Installing the image: Raspberry Pi Image Installation Guide


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