Instructables: exploring - - cnc http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:41:48 PST BLOX v1.01 Glowing metal space fossil http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-metal-space-fossil/
Glowing metal space fossil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8XTE/I55MYPH6/FOM8XTEI55MYPH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8XTE/I55MYPH6/FOM8XTEI55MYPH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/8XTE/I55MYPH6/FOM8XTEI55MYPH6.SMALL.jpg waywardengineer This is CNC cut art piece that was inspired by fossils I saw on a trip to the Jurassic coast in England, but taken in a more ancient-robotic-life-form direction. It takes power from a USB micro-b cable. There's lots of variations on this that could be fun: different shapes, more layers, making the L...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:12:57 PST
a decorative light for 10$ with CNC laser http://www.instructables.com/id/a-decorative-light-for-10-with-CNC-laser/
a decorative light for 10$ with CNC laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/TY9A/I53I8FMN/FQ5TY9AI53I8FMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/TY9A/I53I8FMN/FQ5TY9AI53I8FMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/TY9A/I53I8FMN/FQ5TY9AI53I8FMN.SMALL.jpg msh1353 i love to decorate my home with my own plan that i got designed for fun ! DWG file of my cut plan that i used with laser cut machinery in my plan i got an economic design with 5 complete plan to less waste of mdf sheet. Merge the parts together with super glue Completed shapes I u...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:46:38 PST
Shoe organizer bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-organizer-bench/
Shoe organizer bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SMALL.jpg workislove I live in tight quarters with my family, and lately we've been practically tripping over each other's stuff. I've been tasked with organizing the apartment by any means necessary, and in this instructable I'll show how I got things started with an entryway bench that doubles as a shoe organizer.I've...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:13:38 PST
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
A decorative light for 40$ http://www.instructables.com/id/A-decorative-light-for-40/
A decorative light for 40$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/FUA3/I52CIH5L/FVOFUA3I52CIH5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/FUA3/I52CIH5L/FVOFUA3I52CIH5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/FUA3/I52CIH5L/FVOFUA3I52CIH5L.SMALL.jpg msh1353 i gut this two plan for single lights such as next step that you can to see in dwg file Single light the led light that i used give a daylight to down and with yellow transparent talc in four sides we got a nice yellow lighting on the wall This is dwg file of my cut plan . A short film o...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:14:16 PST
made a deer head for decorat with cnc http://www.instructables.com/id/made-a-deer-head-for-decorat-with-cnc/
made a deer head for decorat with cnc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/QP0M/I50X3OOE/FGHQP0MI50X3OOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/QP0M/I50X3OOE/FGHQP0MI50X3OOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/QP0M/I50X3OOE/FGHQP0MI50X3OOE.SMALL.jpg msh1353 i find this plan in here and i gut a new cnc cut plan after changing a bit in the base map. i share dwg and skp file of my plan here.after cut the parts it is better that you paint them before merging.have a good time.
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 18:29:15 PST
Hyper Terra http://www.instructables.com/id/Hyper-Terra/
Hyper Terra - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/62VL/I504VH02/FA162VLI504VH02.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/62VL/I504VH02/FA162VLI504VH02.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/62VL/I504VH02/FA162VLI504VH02.SMALL.jpg gabrieldunne "Hyper Terra" is a projection sculpture inspired by the concept of a hyper-dimensional object that can exists at any place and time. The abstract sculptural terrain represents a grounding anchor based on a chosen position on Earth, while the projections create light and shadows based on calculated S...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:33:09 PST
Using Fusion to Create Plug Molds http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Fusion-to-Create-Plug-Molds/
Using Fusion to Create Plug Molds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/BANU/I4ZHNLV9/FAUBANUI4ZHNLV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/BANU/I4ZHNLV9/FAUBANUI4ZHNLV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/BANU/I4ZHNLV9/FAUBANUI4ZHNLV9.SMALL.jpg JenniferBerry In this tutorial I'll be using Fusion 360 to create a plug mold for vacuum forming acrylic so that the end product resembles a blown-glass scale insect.Materials used:1/4 inch acrylic, clear and white3/4 inch MDF, glued with wood glue for stock materialKrylon red spraypaintiDye brand polymer dyedust...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:59:47 PST
ARK Rocker http://www.instructables.com/id/ARK-Rocker-a-rocking-chair-by-Xander-Bremer/
ARK Rocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/D9PN/I4YTVA3F/FZ1D9PNI4YTVA3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/D9PN/I4YTVA3F/FZ1D9PNI4YTVA3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/D9PN/I4YTVA3F/FZ1D9PNI4YTVA3F.SMALL.jpg xbremer The ARK Rocker is concept piece exploring the intersection of modern manufacturing technology with timeless craft techniques. Every part of this rocking chair was made was made using digital fabrication equipment and computer modeling software through Autodesk and the Pier 9 workshop. But each part ...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:24:05 PST
Plane Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Plane-Light/
Plane Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/5UJZ/I4SCYSS6/FEJ5UJZI4SCYSS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/5UJZ/I4SCYSS6/FEJ5UJZI4SCYSS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/5UJZ/I4SCYSS6/FEJ5UJZI4SCYSS6.SMALL.jpg xbremer The Plane Light is a lamp celebrating simple materials designed for small batch production. Blocks of walnut or maple are split in matched halves, with light occupying the space between them. All the parts were designed using Autodesk Inventor HSM and created on computer controlled machines in small...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 01:29:30 PST
San Francisco Archipelago http://www.instructables.com/id/San-Francisco-Archipelago/
San Francisco Archipelago - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/K4SK/I4SCW0WR/FP0K4SKI4SCW0WR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/K4SK/I4SCW0WR/FP0K4SKI4SCW0WR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/K4SK/I4SCW0WR/FP0K4SKI4SCW0WR.SMALL.jpg gkapriel This project began as a result of my interest in visualizing potential sea-level rise scenarios for San Francisco. Over the last few years, I have been exploring the implication of sea-level rise for the Bay Area shoreline as a part of my thesis at UC Berkeley. However, this study has remained mostl...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:43:27 PST
Extremely Low Cost 3D Printable 3D Printer / Plotter / CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Extremely-Low-Cost-3D-Printable-3D-Printer-Plotter/
Extremely Low Cost 3D Printable 3D Printer / Plotter / CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SMALL.jpg wootin24 In this Instructable I will talk about how to build a basic three axis CNC machine. the machine itself relies on easy to find parts and the mechanical parts are all 3D printed. all of the 3D printed parts are designed by me and the files are provided, though they may need to be slightly modified de...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 18:38:08 PST
Padded Jewelry Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Padded-Jewelry-Boxes/
Padded Jewelry Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/XDBL/I4SCON5Z/F8JXDBLI4SCON5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/XDBL/I4SCON5Z/F8JXDBLI4SCON5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/XDBL/I4SCON5Z/F8JXDBLI4SCON5Z.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker The frantic activity around the the holiday season (you would think that with a full 12 months notice it would be less so!) leaves very little time for making gifts. This year I managed to find the time and made jewelry boxes from wood boards. The boxes have an inlaid brass plate which are personall...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:38:44 PST
Building a Step Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Step-Stool/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:19:03 PST
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Brain-on-Pier-9-CNC-Milled-Corian/
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SMALL.jpg syedrezaali Towards the end of my residency at Autodesk / Instructables @ Pier 9 I got inspired to create a piece about the residency at the pier and how it affected me. If you haven't heard of the Artist-Rn-Residency Program at Pier 9, check out this video that summarizes what it's all about! When I started th...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:06:49 PST
Minecraft banking system http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-banking-system/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13:46:27 PST
How to CNC: In three steps! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CNC-In-three-steps/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:40:44 PST
How to Make Wooden MineCraft Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Wooden-MineCraft-Toys/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 19:58:31 PST
Flying! :) CNC Cut MIG-25 FoxBat *inexpensive* http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-CNC-Cut-MIG-25-FoxBat-inexpensive/
Flying! :) CNC Cut MIG-25 FoxBat *inexpensive* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/3ZUB/I4J7DRHD/FM13ZUBI4J7DRHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/3ZUB/I4J7DRHD/FM13ZUBI4J7DRHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/3ZUB/I4J7DRHD/FM13ZUBI4J7DRHD.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media Here are my pride and joy. My personally designed MIG-25 FoxBats. This started out as a free choice pattern development project for my drafting class. Instead of making a box or mailing tube I built a to scale model paper airplane. After some minor tweaks, I was able to make a close to scale flying ...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:07:48 PST
CNC Solid Wood Universal Alarm Clock Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Solid-Wood-Universal-Alarm-Clock-Dock/
CNC Solid Wood Universal Alarm Clock Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/DPRV/I4J7DDFY/FS9DPRVI4J7DDFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/DPRV/I4J7DDFY/FS9DPRVI4J7DDFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/DPRV/I4J7DDFY/FS9DPRVI4J7DDFY.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media This idea started as a joke from my uncle about using my phone as an alarm clock, that it could not be loud enough to wake me, and looked ridiculous. The final prototype was solid burnt cherry with an inline amplifier and 3.5mm output as well as sinusoidal shaped amplification channels to amplify th...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 17:48:35 PST
DIY designer plywood swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-swing/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:25:02 PST
One Sheet Plywood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Sheet-Plywood-Desk/
One Sheet Plywood Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Y0KW/I4IXIFPI/FYKY0KWI4IXIFPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Y0KW/I4IXIFPI/FYKY0KWI4IXIFPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Y0KW/I4IXIFPI/FYKY0KWI4IXIFPI.SMALL.jpg Velociraptor Lab '무한상상실' [Muhansangsangsil] (literal translation: 'Infinite Imagination Lab'... ) is a common name for government-run makerspaces in South Korea. I used to work in the one at Gwacheon National Science Museum as a maker-in-residence. The lab went through an expansion last spring as it gained more pop...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:24:27 PST
CNC Milled Reaction Diffusion Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milled-Reaction-Diffusion-Sculpture/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 16:08:38 PST
Polyscape http://www.instructables.com/id/Polyscape/
Polyscape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/75B2/I4J6UO5P/FZA75B2I4J6UO5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/75B2/I4J6UO5P/FZA75B2I4J6UO5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/75B2/I4J6UO5P/FZA75B2I4J6UO5P.SMALL.jpg Ypink I set off to design a kinetic sculpture titled Polyscape as a "floating island" made out of recycled polypropylene plastic, which is the same material used in making disposable plastic bottles and bags. I was interested in investigating the natural properties of recycled plastic as well as the injec...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 11:45:48 PST
Backpack swing http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-Backpack-swing/
Backpack swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TI44/I4J75MO0/F8OTI44I4J75MO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TI44/I4J75MO0/F8OTI44I4J75MO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TI44/I4J75MO0/F8OTI44I4J75MO0.SMALL.jpg siemenwauters You love long hikes and when you've found that one perfect spot you want to stay there for a while. Or you just love playing outside with the kids and you have lack of a tree in your own backyard. Whatever your reason for clicking this instructable might be its deffinately worth reading.I'm a freshm...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 08:20:33 PST
5-axis CNC cut photo http://www.instructables.com/id/5-axis-CNC-cut-photo/
5-axis CNC cut photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/7HNA/I3TI389G/FYF7HNAI3TI389G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/7HNA/I3TI389G/FYF7HNAI3TI389G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/7HNA/I3TI389G/FYF7HNAI3TI389G.SMALL.jpg Aaron Porterfield This is how to create a 5-axis CNC cut photo, a project in collaboration with James Yett, using the same methods as the 3d printed photo (http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-photo/).The concept works on the basis of a diffuse reflection on a surface from a single light source http://en.wikipe...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:19:56 PST
Caldera Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Caldera-Table/
Caldera Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/1MSB/I3TI2ZZS/F3H1MSBI3TI2ZZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/1MSB/I3TI2ZZS/F3H1MSBI3TI2ZZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/1MSB/I3TI2ZZS/F3H1MSBI3TI2ZZS.SMALL.jpg PATHfab The undisturbed planar surface of the table top provides a starting point for intervention with the Caldera Table. Typically of a constant depth, the extruded top literally offers little room for play. By introducing a grouping of volumetric aberrations which deform not only the top surface, but als...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:27:20 PST
Oblique Tenon Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Oblique-Tenon-Stool/
Oblique Tenon Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/5ER1/I3TI2YPD/FU05ER1I3TI2YPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/5ER1/I3TI2YPD/FU05ER1I3TI2YPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/5ER1/I3TI2YPD/FU05ER1I3TI2YPD.SMALL.jpg PATHfab Often times simplicity at the surface belies a complexity or rigor not immediately apparent - the Oblique Tenon Stool is one such instance of deceiving appearances. At a glance, there is nothing special regarding this unassuming piece. Upon closer investigation, the construction of the stool begins ...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:22:07 PST
Wooden Block Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Block-Plane/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 07:15:48 PST
Wooden Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Tripod/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 07:12:43 PST
Hardwood watch box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-watch-box/
Hardwood watch box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/6KK5/I3THV7DV/F6D6KK5I3THV7DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/6KK5/I3THV7DV/F6D6KK5I3THV7DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/6KK5/I3THV7DV/F6D6KK5I3THV7DV.SMALL.jpg plkap74 I made this wooden box as a present for my brother over the holidays. The box is made of two pieces of Padauk hardwood (love the red color). Box pieces of wood have had pockets CNC milled into them to fit a 2 watches, and the top of the box has been CNC milled with a v-shaped bit to make his initial...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 21:48:20 PST
Build A Cheap Handcrafted CNC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Cheap-Handcrafted-CNC-Mill-Unfinished-Prototype/
Build A Cheap Handcrafted CNC Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/N155/I3VH9UKW/F2LN155I3VH9UKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/N155/I3VH9UKW/F2LN155I3VH9UKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/N155/I3VH9UKW/F2LN155I3VH9UKW.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Ever since I knew what a CNC was, I've dreamed of having one. As a kid, my parents didn't take it seriously. They said it was too impractical to buy one, specially for my age. CNC and 3D printing services in our country were absent at that time. I was very eager of building a DIY version so dreamed ...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:42:43 PST
Game of Thrones Inspired Chess Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Inspired-Chess-Table/
Game of Thrones Inspired Chess Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/YHMR/I3R75IUL/F9IYHMRI3R75IUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/YHMR/I3R75IUL/F9IYHMRI3R75IUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/YHMR/I3R75IUL/F9IYHMRI3R75IUL.SMALL.jpg joesighting One night, as I sat down to watch Game of Thrones on HBO, I noticed the carved heraldic bands revolving around the sun thinking “those would be fun to carve on my CarveWright”. I tried to think of a project that I could incorporate these into and came up with the idea of a chess set.I began resea...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:37:52 PST
Laser Glow Writer http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Glow-Writer-Introduction/
Laser Glow Writer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SMALL.jpg ril3y UPDATE 1/3/2015:I committed a python program that now lets your laser your tweets on the wall with your laser writer! Check it out here. https://github.com/ril3y/Glow-Writer/blob/master/G... UPDATE 12/21/2014:I have created a gcode font that allows for dynamic gcode creation. What does that mean...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:21:57 PST
CNC milling stone http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-milling-stone/
CNC milling stone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DKM7/I3PJRI63/FSTDKM7I3PJRI63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DKM7/I3PJRI63/FSTDKM7I3PJRI63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DKM7/I3PJRI63/FSTDKM7I3PJRI63.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell Cutting stone with a CNC machine is surprisingly simple with the right tools and a few tricks.I've brought back a nice stone from my last hiking trip in Switzerland and christmas is getting closer and closer - so let's make a tealight holder... Tools Most stones are hard enough to dull and burn e...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:19:24 PST
Shapeoko 2 PCB Bed Leveling and Spindle Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-PCB-Bed-Leveling-and-Spindle-Guard/
Shapeoko 2 PCB Bed Leveling and Spindle Guard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/5F1Z/I3PRO7GQ/FCA5F1ZI3PRO7GQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/5F1Z/I3PRO7GQ/FCA5F1ZI3PRO7GQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/5F1Z/I3PRO7GQ/FCA5F1ZI3PRO7GQ.SMALL.jpg jordantallent So I've had my Shapeoko 2 desktop CNC machine for a while a now and finally made some pretty practical mods to it. I also showed this on my YouTube Channel here. What I made and why... This was a simple little upgrade that allowed me to protect my vacuum hose from rubbing the spindle as it worke...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:01:47 PST
Space Weaver: A Seven Foot Tall 3D Weaving Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Weaver-A-Seven-Foot-Tall-3D-Weaving-Machine/
Space Weaver: A Seven Foot Tall 3D Weaving Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/ETHO/I3PRHTHR/FC7ETHOI3PRHTHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/ETHO/I3PRHTHR/FC7ETHOI3PRHTHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/ETHO/I3PRHTHR/FC7ETHOI3PRHTHR.SMALL.jpg EvanBowman Space Weaver is a student-designed 3D weaving machine created by Prerna Auplish, Evan Bowman, and Ryan Chen at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco. The machine was created in the Digital Craft Lab (http://digitalcraft.cca.edu/) Creative Architecture Machines Advanced Studio with ins...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 08:13:26 PST
3D foam cut Ibex http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-foam-cut-Ibex/
3D foam cut Ibex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/QKB2/I3R6Z9AE/FGMQKB2I3R6Z9AE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/QKB2/I3R6Z9AE/FGMQKB2I3R6Z9AE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/QKB2/I3R6Z9AE/FGMQKB2I3R6Z9AE.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell I've recently seen some nice "3D" band saw projects like this reindeer at woodgears.ca.Well... I have no bandsaw and still no christmas presents - but a CNC hot wire cutter and some leftover styrofoam...So... lets make some large Ibex figures... Create a 3D Model If you google for "3d scroll saw ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 05:18:22 PST
DIY 40W CNC Laser cutter, from bad to better with 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-40W-CNC-Laser-cutter-from-bad-to-better-with-3/
DIY 40W CNC Laser cutter, from bad to better with 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H51R/I3TH93XC/F52H51RI3TH93XC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H51R/I3TH93XC/F52H51RI3TH93XC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H51R/I3TH93XC/F52H51RI3TH93XC.SMALL.jpg Zilver This project turns a bad functioning Chinese K40III laser-cutter into a footprint to workspace ratio optimized DIY laser-cutter. I will try my best to cover what one could do differently to save money or optimize parts if you're building from scratch.These sites/lasers had great impact on my decisi...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 04:13:58 PST
Simple Cooling System http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cooling-System/
Simple Cooling System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/3EZM/I3OFOAK2/FVV3EZMI3OFOAK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/3EZM/I3OFOAK2/FVV3EZMI3OFOAK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/3EZM/I3OFOAK2/FVV3EZMI3OFOAK2.SMALL.jpg Stefan Gales I wanted to make a system as simple as possible. And especially to have a decanter reservoir.Can be used on: cnc milling machine , manual milling machine , boring machine , band saw and so on. Materials I used recycled parts : a former fountain pump and reservoirs made from plastic drums. Using...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 11:13:28 PST
CNC Joinery part 2: Complex Jigsaw Miter Flat Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Joinery-part-2-Complex-Jigsaw-Miter-Flat-Joint/
CNC Joinery part 2: Complex Jigsaw Miter Flat Joint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/23K7/I3H51M1Z/FY223K7I3H51M1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/23K7/I3H51M1Z/FY223K7I3H51M1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/23K7/I3H51M1Z/FY223K7I3H51M1Z.SMALL.jpg RobotDictionary This is part two of our tutorial series entitled "Practical CNC Joinery." In part two of the series we will be discussing how to create complex jigsaw miter flat joints.Material: 3/4" sheet stock MDO (Medium Density Overlay), four inch pieces of wood in a flat arrangement Machine: 3 axis greenBull C...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:53:30 PST
Gravitational Rollway Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravitational-Rollway-Cover/
Gravitational Rollway Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/I3WE/I3H7ECB0/F5NI3WEI3H7ECB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/I3WE/I3H7ECB0/F5NI3WEI3H7ECB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/I3WE/I3H7ECB0/F5NI3WEI3H7ECB0.SMALL.gif Stefan Gales I built this system two years ago and since then it works without problems. Gravitational Rollway Cover 2 Materials : aluminum bars , steel bars as a weights , material recovered from outdoor banners , nuts and bolts. Gravitational Rollway Cover 3 Some other time I will show you how I have bui...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:24:46 PST
Snowflake stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-stamps/
Snowflake stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FOXH/I3H4QWPC/F4EFOXHI3H4QWPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FOXH/I3H4QWPC/F4EFOXHI3H4QWPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FOXH/I3H4QWPC/F4EFOXHI3H4QWPC.SMALL.jpg othermachine Stamps are great for the holidays. They can be used to decorate cards, invitations, wrapping paper, even thank you notes. Since snowflakes are such a universal wintery image they're perfect for placing everywhere.In this Instructable we'll cover how to make your own snowflake design as well as how t...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:10:11 PST
CNC Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Bottle-Opener/
CNC Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/E8Z8/I3GX9D2J/FKXE8Z8I3GX9D2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/E8Z8/I3GX9D2J/FKXE8Z8I3GX9D2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/E8Z8/I3GX9D2J/FKXE8Z8I3GX9D2J.SMALL.jpg TimG1 I made these bottle openers for the members of my Movember team. They were a thank you gift for growing their mustaches to rise awareness for men's health issues. They would make great gifts for anyone or just make one for yourself. Gather you materials - Get your tools Materials - 1/8" x 2" x 6-...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:23:46 PST
CNC Joinery: How to Create Finger Joints http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Joinery-How-to-Create-Finger-Joints/
CNC Joinery: How to Create Finger Joints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/BMT8/I3GX70KS/FL6BMT8I3GX70KS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/BMT8/I3GX70KS/FL6BMT8I3GX70KS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/BMT8/I3GX70KS/FL6BMT8I3GX70KS.SMALL.jpg RobotDictionary The purpose of this tutorial is to showcase a bit how a CNC machine process works from design to finished product. It is also a tutorial for more experienced users on how to create a finger joint. Material: 3/4" sheet stock MDO (Medium DensityOverlay) Machine: 3 axis greenBull CNC machineSoftware: ...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:12:19 PST
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Airplane-from-3D-model-to-parade-costume/
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Inspired by Aidan Chopra's cardboard Grumman F4F-4 costume, we decided to make cardboard airplanes for YuKonstruct's entry in this year's Winterval Santa Clause Parade.We used free cardboard and YuKonstruct's Epilog laser to make the planes and they were a huge hit with the kids and everyone watchin...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 22:52:18 PST
Acrylic Snowflake Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Snowflake-Christmas-Ornament/
Acrylic Snowflake Christmas Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/MA1P/I3DQ8JVM/FBWMA1PI3DQ8JVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/MA1P/I3DQ8JVM/FBWMA1PI3DQ8JVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/MA1P/I3DQ8JVM/FBWMA1PI3DQ8JVM.SMALL.jpg MatthewJ5 Here's how to make a memorable christmas ornament in an hour using acrylic sheet and a cnc mill. Generate your snowflake Use the snowflake generator at http://blog.inventables.com/2014/11/snowflake-gene... to create a unique snowflake design. Export a *.svg when you are done. Import into Easel...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 14:03:00 PST
The 3D Printed Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-with-3D-Printed-Joints/
The 3D Printed Side Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/ZE60/I3BH8UXX/F8CZE60I3BH8UXX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/ZE60/I3BH8UXX/F8CZE60I3BH8UXX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/ZE60/I3BH8UXX/F8CZE60I3BH8UXX.SMALL.jpg shurly This is my first exploration into 3d-printed furniture components. The goal is to come up with a system of simple wood pieces and 3D connectors that can be easily assembled to make a variety of furniture types. Concept I first experimented with the idea of 3D-printed components by making a 3-axi...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 10:54:25 PST
Probing and Milling a PCB using an Arduino Based CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Probing-and-Milling-a-PCB-using-an-Arduino-Based-C/
Probing and Milling a PCB using an Arduino Based CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/0TLY/I3BH5NLE/FPF0TLYI3BH5NLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/0TLY/I3BH5NLE/FPF0TLYI3BH5NLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/0TLY/I3BH5NLE/FPF0TLYI3BH5NLE.SMALL.jpg zentoolworks Until recently PCB probing using an Arduino based CNC machine was but a mere dream. Thanks to the folks at Chilipeppr.com we now have a web-based tool bench for all of our Arduino based CNC products. The best part; it’s free and it also comes with an on-board auto-leveller for those PCB ...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 12:43:59 PST
Homemade Wood Mini Lathe DIY Tailstock Cordless Drill Spindle CNC Mill Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Mini-Lathe-DIY-Tailstock-Cordless-Dr/
Homemade Wood Mini Lathe DIY Tailstock Cordless Drill Spindle CNC Mill Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/E5X1/I3BH4UYG/FP3E5X1I3BH4UYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/E5X1/I3BH4UYG/FP3E5X1I3BH4UYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/E5X1/I3BH4UYG/FP3E5X1I3BH4UYG.SMALL.jpg keijisey Homemade Wood Mini Lathe DIY Tailstock Cordless Drill Spindle CNC Mill Machine DIY Chuck Headstock Spindle Lathe by Aluminium and Wood DIY Chuck Headstock Spindle Lathe by Aluminium and Wood DIY Dynamic Tailstock by Wood and Broken Cordless Drill Homemade Dynamic Tailstock by Wood and Old Bro...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 06:15:47 PST