Instructables: exploring - - cnc http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:36:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 MYDIYCNC Engraving http://www.instructables.com/id/MYDIYCNC-Engraving/
MYDIYCNC Engraving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JADN/HZCIXTLH/FN1JADNHZCIXTLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JADN/HZCIXTLH/FN1JADNHZCIXTLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JADN/HZCIXTLH/FN1JADNHZCIXTLH.SMALL.jpg Tory MYDIYCNC Hello There!This is Tory at MYDIYCNC. This is one of the first of my instructable tutorials demonstrating one of the many ways you can use your MYDIYCNC machine. Our machines can be used for a wide range of projects from 3D Milling, Laser cutting, Engraving, PCB prototyping, and more! This tutorial ...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:03:59 PDT
Automate your ALS Icy Water Challenge! http://www.instructables.com/id/Automate-your-ALS-Icy-Water-Challenge/
Automate your ALS Icy Water Challenge! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/0DEA/HZB3HQUJ/F8T0DEAHZB3HQUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/0DEA/HZB3HQUJ/F8T0DEAHZB3HQUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/0DEA/HZB3HQUJ/F8T0DEAHZB3HQUJ.SMALL.jpg avayan The ubiquitous Icy Water Challenge has spread across the nation like free money. With the intention of raising awareness towards the ALS disease and promote research donations, many individuals have poured ice cold water on top of themselves, but not until naming three more individuals who must join...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:54:55 PDT
Wooden hand mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-hand-mirror/
Wooden hand mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/4VPE/HZ9O52YE/F6V4VPEHZ9O52YE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/4VPE/HZ9O52YE/F6V4VPEHZ9O52YE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/4VPE/HZ9O52YE/F6V4VPEHZ9O52YE.SMALL.jpg 영수김 Come on holiday in South Korea.I made a gift to the cousin's daughter. It is a wooden hand mirror.I think she'd love it.Creation is easy.Preparation materials Wood plate - I have a 19 mm plates. Acrylic mirror - before I bought as a sample.Tool CNC - wood processing Sandpaper-wood trim, trim the acr...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:36:09 PDT
Machining a PCB Using an Inexpensive CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Machining-a-PCB-Using-an-Inexpensive-CNC-Machine/
Machining a PCB Using an Inexpensive CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/6H69/HZ9O5DY9/FZ46H69HZ9O5DY9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/6H69/HZ9O5DY9/FZ46H69HZ9O5DY9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/6H69/HZ9O5DY9/FZ46H69HZ9O5DY9.SMALL.jpg zentoolworks Introduction: For this tutorial we are going to take a design that we made from EAGLE, use PCB-GCode and Autoleveler software to load it into our ZEN Toolworks Mach 3 CNC machine. What we can do is then create circuit boards using our own designs right before our very eyes.Mat...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:06:52 PDT
DVD Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/DVD-Rack/
DVD Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/3LSE/HZB3HAST/FZ03LSEHZB3HAST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/3LSE/HZB3HAST/FZ03LSEHZB3HAST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/3LSE/HZB3HAST/FZ03LSEHZB3HAST.SMALL.jpg ArtCAM Items NeededCNC milling machine Around 700 x 500 x 10 mm of woodArtCAM Express(No screws needed) Watch the video Creating the Side Panels Using an image In order to get the movie reel pattern and shape for my design, I saved a clipart image found on the internet to my computer before starting...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 06:38:12 PDT
Write Your Name with the Sherline CNC Mini Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Write-Your-Name-with-the-Sherline-CNC-Mini-Mill/
Write Your Name with the Sherline CNC Mini Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/JGPG/HZ6T874H/FXFJGPGHZ6T874H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/JGPG/HZ6T874H/FXFJGPGHZ6T874H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/JGPG/HZ6T874H/FXFJGPGHZ6T874H.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace In this Instructable you will:Setup the Sherline CNC Mini Mill,Generate the g-code necessary for cutting out your name, andCut out your name in a block of wood! Gather the Supplies You will need: A relatively small (3x6") piece of wood or plastic to cutTwo "step-ladder" clampsA crescent wrenchThe...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:54:31 PDT
Making a Dollhouse Door with Zen Toolworks CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Dollhouse-Door-with-Zen-Toolworks-CNC-1/
Making a Dollhouse Door with Zen Toolworks CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/89WW/HZ5RNOWI/F3589WWHZ5RNOWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/89WW/HZ5RNOWI/F3589WWHZ5RNOWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/89WW/HZ5RNOWI/F3589WWHZ5RNOWI.SMALL.jpg zentoolworks During the lifetime of a dollhouse, it is the doors that get the most use and are prone to getting damaged. But what are you going to do when the door finally breaks, you can’t glue it back together, and none of the doors you can find will fit properly?You can simply make your own by milling one on ...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:35:59 PDT
Word art trivet http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-art-trivet/
Word art trivet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/NJIB/HZ2IUVV7/F03NJIBHZ2IUVV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/NJIB/HZ2IUVV7/F03NJIBHZ2IUVV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/NJIB/HZ2IUVV7/F03NJIBHZ2IUVV7.SMALL.jpg PKM I realised I was missing a trivet from my life and really needed somewhere to place hot things in the kitchen. I like self-referential objects, and "hot stuff" is a bit of an inside joke between my girlfriend and me, so I set out to make this word art trivet. The actual making process is pretty si...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:15:16 PDT
CNC Laser for Printing Images and Engraving - Shapeoko 2 based http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Laser-for-Printing-Images-and-Engraving-Shapeo/
CNC Laser for Printing Images and Engraving - Shapeoko 2 based - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/HM4P/HZ13K1PX/FZ7HM4PHZ13K1PX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/HM4P/HZ13K1PX/FZ7HM4PHZ13K1PX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/HM4P/HZ13K1PX/FZ7HM4PHZ13K1PX.SMALL.jpg als_liahona If you own or plan to build a Shapeoko 2 CNC Milling Machine, this Instructable will walk you through the steps necessary to be able to add a 2 watt laser capable of printing grey-scale images on many surfaces. You will also find details on how to engrave at full power.I will take you through all o...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:41:34 PDT
Cribbage Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Cribage-Board/
Cribbage Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/XB9H/HYZNZC7K/FU7XB9HHYZNZC7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/XB9H/HYZNZC7K/FU7XB9HHYZNZC7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/XB9H/HYZNZC7K/FU7XB9HHYZNZC7K.SMALL.jpg ArtCAM This is how to create a custom cribbage board on a cnc machine using ArtCAM Express software.Things you will need· ArtCAM Express · CNC machine· Block of wood Watch the video Creating a base 1. Determine the size and shape of board you want.2. Open a new model to these...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:29:38 PDT
Low-Cost Standing Workbench - No Screws Needed! http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Standing-Workbench-No-Screws-Needed/
Low-Cost Standing Workbench - No Screws Needed! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/O1OO/HYY8K13W/FR4O1OOHYY8K13W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/O1OO/HYY8K13W/FR4O1OOHYY8K13W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/O1OO/HYY8K13W/FR4O1OOHYY8K13W.SMALL.gif FabricateIO When we upgraded our electronics bench setup, we wanted a new table that was cheap and incredibly easy to assemble (and disassemble / transport for moving).Our solution? Turn two 4'x8' sheets of 23/32" plywood into a slot-assembly, no-screws-needed project bench, that can be assembled and disassembl...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:53:52 PDT
Learn CNC The Hard Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-CNC-The-Hard-Way/
Learn CNC The Hard Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/HPL3/HYVDQ48M/FGTHPL3HYVDQ48M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/HPL3/HYVDQ48M/FGTHPL3HYVDQ48M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/HPL3/HYVDQ48M/FGTHPL3HYVDQ48M.SMALL.jpg danvida Operating a CNC machine will make you a better designer and engineer.I wrote this guide to provide a clear path for using CNC machines. Machining requires a lot of effort and study on your part and one person can't explain the entire process to you - the knowledge you gain comes from lessons learned...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:12:58 PDT
[PartroCNC] My diy 2030 cnc 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/PartroCNC-My-diy-2030-cnc-1/
[PartroCNC] My diy 2030 cnc 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/CZNT/HZ13DU4K/F3BCZNTHZ13DU4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/CZNT/HZ13DU4K/F3BCZNTHZ13DU4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/CZNT/HZ13DU4K/F3BCZNTHZ13DU4K.SMALL.jpg ys kim My diy 2030 cnc 1. size : 500 x 650 x 6002. moving size : 210 x 310 x 1003.. bed profile : 270 x 6504. spindle : 1HP water cooling 24000rpm 5. X-axis: THK KR33 actuator + Sanyo 13K-3A 2-phase step motor Y axis: THK LM Guide and ball screw + Sanyo 13K-3A 2-phase step motor Z axis: THK K...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:47:02 PDT
Wood box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-box/
Wood box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/U27H/HZ13DTEG/FL4U27HHZ13DTEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/U27H/HZ13DTEG/FL4U27HHZ13DTEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/U27H/HZ13DTEG/FL4U27HHZ13DTEG.SMALL.jpg ys kim Before you create a table cleanup caseMade this for design verification.What is needed is as follows.Equipment1. PC2. 2030 DIY CNC3. 3 diameter flat endmillProgram1. AUTOCAD2. MASTERCAM3. MACH3Materials1. 19mm spruce wood. Step1 : ​Create drawings using AutoCAD. Create drawings using AutoCAD.For ...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:32:14 PDT
Knife Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Block/
Knife Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/Z1C0/HYTI3YQL/FNBZ1C0HYTI3YQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/Z1C0/HYTI3YQL/FNBZ1C0HYTI3YQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/Z1C0/HYTI3YQL/FNBZ1C0HYTI3YQL.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell This quite unusual but practical knife block is a relatively fast and simple project for your CNC machine...There is some manual work involved (edge rounding, glueing and sanding) but with the right tools it won't take too much time... Things you'll need: Bill of materials: (Beech) plywood:700 x...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:18:48 PDT
CNC Dust Shoe with a View http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Dust-Shoe-with-a-View/
CNC Dust Shoe with a View - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/FXTQ/HYOXXEKJ/FMTFXTQHYOXXEKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/FXTQ/HYOXXEKJ/FMTFXTQHYOXXEKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/FXTQ/HYOXXEKJ/FMTFXTQHYOXXEKJ.SMALL.jpg matt instr I was looking to make a dust shoe for my "HY-3040 Column Engraver" CNC and I started building one of the designs I found on here where you attach some brushes to the side of a piece of scrap with a hole for the dust and another for the spindle. The brushes I ordered turned out to be so stiff that ...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 19:28:55 PDT
Stargate Coverstone center http://www.instructables.com/id/Stargate-Coverstone-center/
Stargate Coverstone center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/A2H2/HYLDIYWB/FR4A2H2HYLDIYWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/A2H2/HYLDIYWB/FR4A2H2HYLDIYWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/A2H2/HYLDIYWB/FR4A2H2HYLDIYWB.SMALL.jpg tdorning I was trying to make the center of the stargate coverstone with the abydose address from the original stargate movie. Build time: 8 Hours (research to finish)Materials:CNC(carewright)Computer32 X 12 X 3/4 woodWood stain- 3 types dark oak medium mahogany and clearsandpaper fine grainrazor bladelatex ...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 04:20:38 PDT
Amazing Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtCAM-Express-Making-a-clock/
Amazing Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/0MWO/HYI64LHN/FS50MWOHYI64LHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/0MWO/HYI64LHN/FS50MWOHYI64LHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/0MWO/HYI64LHN/FS50MWOHYI64LHN.SMALL.jpg ArtCAM A simple video on how to use ArtCAM Express to create a basic clock out of a piece of wooden material. ArtCAM Express - Clock Things youneed:· ArtCAM express· CNC machine· Piece of wood Creating the numbers 1. Determine the size of clock you want2. Open a new model to these...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 17:15:07 PDT
Ratchet Strap Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Strap-Chair/
Ratchet Strap Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This chair is made from a 1/2 sheet of plywood, uses no glue or fasteners, and is held together by a single ratchet strap. I made this chair because I was interested in the forces at play to make a chair stand up: the different parts in tension and compression that make up the structure. It's also p...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:01:17 PDT
Flexible CNC leadscrew nut http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-CNC-leadscrew-nut/
Flexible CNC leadscrew nut - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/BU4R/HY7T1MXU/F3JBU4RHY7T1MXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/BU4R/HY7T1MXU/F3JBU4RHY7T1MXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/BU4R/HY7T1MXU/F3JBU4RHY7T1MXU.SMALL.jpg getoffmylawn08 This is my first 'structible so I decided to do something very simple yet helpful to the right people. I followed several very good Instructables on making your own CNC machine however, I ran into some trouble moving my tables using NEMA-17 stepper motors. These motors don't have a lot of torque and...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:27:28 PDT
3D printed A_Z puzzle to keep them busy!! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-AZ-puzzle-to-keep-them-busy/
3D printed A_Z puzzle to keep them busy!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/6V2F/HY4L2G6G/FU16V2FHY4L2G6G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/6V2F/HY4L2G6G/FU16V2FHY4L2G6G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/6V2F/HY4L2G6G/FU16V2FHY4L2G6G.SMALL.jpg tutuemma Here is a simple project I did for my two year old son. Just in time when he is identifying all letters around him, and learning colors.Amazing!! at two and half, He knows A to Z. and colors.The board size is 22CM by 30CM.Each letter piece is 4cm in height and 1.2cm thick.The design I made using s...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:19:11 PDT
REVOLVE // A hardware-less coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/REVOLVE-A-hardware-less-coffee-table/
REVOLVE // A hardware-less coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/7HOT/HY5NO2EM/FPZ7HOTHY5NO2EM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/7HOT/HY5NO2EM/FPZ7HOTHY5NO2EM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/7HOT/HY5NO2EM/FPZ7HOTHY5NO2EM.SMALL.jpg Nesserz So last year when I had a bit of down time before moving from icy Calgary to sunny-ish San Francisco. I thought I would try my hand at 123D Make and use it to create a piece of furniture that required no hardware for assembly. I wanted to do this for my IKEA challenged friends who never seem to unde...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:33:47 PDT
Spider Hydrolics http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Hydrolics/
Spider Hydrolics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/LKVT/HY12BGCJ/FPTLKVTHY12BGCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/LKVT/HY12BGCJ/FPTLKVTHY12BGCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/LKVT/HY12BGCJ/FPTLKVTHY12BGCJ.SMALL.jpg spiderhydrolics Our catapult has a simple lever throwing arm. The stoping arm is adjustable: more blocks can be added to its length which in turn changes the angle at which the throwing arm releases the projectile. The arm's forward thrust comes from the torsion of the rope as well as from the stretch cord around t...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:03:18 PDT
Simple Tension Catapult Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Tension-Catapult-Tutorial/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:01:31 PDT
Whale-a-pult http://www.instructables.com/id/Whale-a-pult/
Whale-a-pult - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ZL06/HY12F05T/FJTZL06HY12F05T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ZL06/HY12F05T/FJTZL06HY12F05T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ZL06/HY12F05T/FJTZL06HY12F05T.SMALL.jpg Anil Justin This was the catapult we made for our biomechanics camp. James designed the whale walls and most of the intricate designs while I made and replicated the supports and lever. We used the Sketchup program as well as DFX files converters and V-Carve in order to cut the design into a 4X8 piece of plywoo...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:01:30 PDT
How to build a catapult -TJ & Menelik http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-catapult-TJ-Menelik/
How to build a catapult -TJ & Menelik - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/3IKF/HY12F064/FMA3IKFHY12F064.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/3IKF/HY12F064/FMA3IKFHY12F064.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/3IKF/HY12F064/FMA3IKFHY12F064.SMALL.jpg tnakano Materials4x8 (2 catapults/sheets) SketchUp Illustrator (optional)V-carveShop bot CNCDrill, String's, Screws, Staple gun, Wood glue, Cups, Saw, and Elastic bands,We wanted our catapult to have an adjustable stopping bar to control how much distance we got from the projectile. Also, we built a strong...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:25:12 PDT
Removing ER Collet from Collet Nut http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-ER-Collet-from-Collet-Nut/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:56:23 PDT
My GBRL cnc controller with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/My-GBRL-cnc-controller-with-Arduino/
My GBRL cnc controller with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/Y03Z/HXUC16K7/FONY03ZHXUC16K7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/Y03Z/HXUC16K7/FONY03ZHXUC16K7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/Y03Z/HXUC16K7/FONY03ZHXUC16K7.SMALL.jpg nikola501 Here, i show you my finished GBRL- Arduino CNC controller. For packaging i used old lunchbox Wiring I wired it as it shown on Github, and upload GBRL 8.0 with x loader Its all packadged in old lunchbox. I cutted top with dremel, and mount acryl board with cooling fan and switch. I like to see...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:52:27 PDT
Laser Cut Sphere-O-Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Sphere-O-Bot/
Laser Cut Sphere-O-Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/A5PY/HXLD7FDI/FMSA5PYHXLD7FDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/A5PY/HXLD7FDI/FMSA5PYHXLD7FDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/A5PY/HXLD7FDI/FMSA5PYHXLD7FDI.SMALL.jpg juanifico The Sphere-O-Bot is a simple 2 axis CNC machine that can draw on most spherical surfaces. You can use it to decorate ping pong balls or eggs.This design is based on the 3D printable Sphere-O-Bot. By building your Sphere-O-Bot using a laser cutter, you can achieve a clean look while also reducing the...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:05:55 PDT
8-bit Synth Awesomeness with the Othermill http://www.instructables.com/id/8-bit-Synth-Awesomeness-with-the-Othermill/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:22:12 PDT
Spring loaded CNC Penholder for Rapidograph technical pens http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-loaded-CNC-Penholder-for-Rapidograph-techni/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:33:43 PDT
Turn and Stack!- this stool is made for your workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-and-Stack-this-stool-is-made-for-your-worksho/
Turn and Stack!- this stool is made for your workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/RYCE/HWVAW8Q1/FO2RYCEHWVAW8Q1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/RYCE/HWVAW8Q1/FO2RYCEHWVAW8Q1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/RYCE/HWVAW8Q1/FO2RYCEHWVAW8Q1.SMALL.jpg barbbasia all the files are needed to visualise the model in Solid Works. Choosing the material Milling on CNC router Working with elements Assembly! Turn and stack! Dimensions [ overall and detailed ] Stress test Info project was born in School Of Form, Poznan, Polandauthor: Ba...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:39:39 PDT
Cutting large items on the Handibot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-large-items-on-the-Handibot/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 23:24:18 PDT
How to make Makeblock XY Plotter v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Makeblock-XY-Plotter-v20/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 03:47:59 PDT
Yet Another DIY Diode Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-DIY-Diode-Laser-Engraver/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:29:24 PDT
Light-up CNC Name Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-CNC-Name-Tag/
Light-up CNC Name Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/SMHZ/HWJQD0SP/FAJSMHZHWJQD0SP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/SMHZ/HWJQD0SP/FAJSMHZHWJQD0SP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/SMHZ/HWJQD0SP/FAJSMHZHWJQD0SP.SMALL.jpg othermachine Are you tired of boring name tags?! Do you want to make something awesome and fun with the Othermill? Look no further! In this Instructable, we will show you how to use the Othermill to make a circuit board and an aluminum faceplate with your name cut out of the center. An auto-color-changing RGB LE...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:57:20 PDT
Etch-a-Sketch LOGO - EASiLOGO http://www.instructables.com/id/Etch-a-Sketch-LOGO-EASiLOGO/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:18:31 PDT
Knit a Working Circuit Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-a-Working-Circuit-Board/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:16:41 PDT
Arduino Controlled CNC / 3D Printer Hybrid http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-CNC-3D-Printer/
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 10:43:30 PDT
Using Zen Toolworks CNC with Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Zen-Toolworks-CNC-with-Laser-Engraver/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 21:10:42 PDT
Make your first circuit with Eagle on the Othermill! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-first-circuit-with-Eagle-on-the-Othermil/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 15:56:04 PDT
Frezarka cnc http://www.instructables.com/id/Frezarka-cnc/
Frezarka cnc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/JG9Y/HWAAXKT8/FSUJG9YHWAAXKT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/JG9Y/HWAAXKT8/FSUJG9YHWAAXKT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/JG9Y/HWAAXKT8/FSUJG9YHWAAXKT8.SMALL.jpg Artur Zawadzki Mała frezarko-grawerka sterowana komputerowo Idealna dla modelarzy i zastosowań w domowym warsztacie.
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 10:26:52 PDT
Low cost linear actuator for cnc xy table and alike! http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-linear-actuator/
Low cost linear actuator for cnc xy table and alike! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/VW5F/HW8SWOHU/F5AVW5FHW8SWOHU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/VW5F/HW8SWOHU/F5AVW5FHW8SWOHU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/VW5F/HW8SWOHU/F5AVW5FHW8SWOHU.SMALL.jpg Lukas Hoppe Creating a good linear actuator for your personal 3D printer or cnc machine is never easy. Either you try to incorporate lucky eBay finds in your design, which isn’t very dependable as a source for your parts. Or you come up with a solution that works in your case, but may be complex and yet is not ...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 07:23:30 PDT
[Darth Vader] 5-axis CNC ART http://www.instructables.com/id/Darth-Vader-5-axis-CNC-ART/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 17:27:49 PDT
Wedding Word Cutouts http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtCAM-Express-Word-Cutouts/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 05:45:22 PDT
Funky Wall Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtCAM-Express-Decorative-panel/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 10:32:14 PDT
ArtCAM Express - Retro Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtCAM-Express-Retro-Sign/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 10:30:34 PDT
Homemade Wooden CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-CNC/
Homemade Wooden CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/LXO2/HVW4MN1N/FHSLXO2HVW4MN1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/LXO2/HVW4MN1N/FHSLXO2HVW4MN1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/LXO2/HVW4MN1N/FHSLXO2HVW4MN1N.SMALL.jpg domidrewno What can I say... We start from scratch, try to build own project in SketchUp first. Like you see the gate is not moving, this type of machine is much better for wooden constriction. I mean plywood :) not solid wood.Working area: 700x700x200 mm.All tech details you can find here: LINK Step 1: Z ax...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 07:18:17 PDT
Building your own CNC router/milling machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-your-own-CNC-milling-machine/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 17:50:35 PDT
Solar Engraving Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Engraving-Wood/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 18:00:51 PDT