Instructables: exploring - - cnc http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:43:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sea Sampler: Midwater Plankton Tow for OpenROV http://www.instructables.com/id/Sea-Sampler-Midwater-Plankton-Tow-for-OpenROV/
Sea Sampler: Midwater Plankton Tow for OpenROV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SMALL.jpg ahankowski Dive. Sample. Share.We know more about outer space than we do about the oceans on our own little planet--and funding for ocean research is dwindling. Our midwater plankton tow is a low-cost, customizable tool for researchers, students and citizen scientists to gather samples with an OpenROV. Our oce...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:03:52 PDT
3D Printed Desktop CNC mill http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Desktop-CNC-mill/
3D Printed Desktop CNC mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DTK0/I7KBD40V/FPIDTK0I7KBD40V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DTK0/I7KBD40V/FPIDTK0I7KBD40V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/DTK0/I7KBD40V/FPIDTK0I7KBD40V.SMALL.jpg Elektron8 Welcome to this project. The CNC UNO is a small desktop CNC Mill that can be used for hobby engraving and routing, PCB milling and education. It is mainly made with 3D Printed ABS plastic parts and plywood. Before starting this project, please observe that this machine is not intended for precision ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:46:45 PDT
How To Make CNC Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-CNC-Furniture/
How To Make CNC Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/JO89/I7KBC6F8/F9XJO89I7KBC6F8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/JO89/I7KBC6F8/F9XJO89I7KBC6F8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/JO89/I7KBC6F8/F9XJO89I7KBC6F8.SMALL.jpg cvj The purpose of the Instructable is to show the viewer how to design furniture to be cut using a Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machine. CNC furniture can be designed to use minimal supplies and no fasteners by using a series of components in tension and compression. Materials and Tools:CNC machineCo...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:44:57 PDT
Threadless Ballscrew - 3D printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Threadless-Ballscrew-3D-printed/
Threadless Ballscrew - 3D printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/IY73/I7L6QAZN/FVPIY73I7L6QAZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/IY73/I7L6QAZN/FVPIY73I7L6QAZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/IY73/I7L6QAZN/FVPIY73I7L6QAZN.SMALL.jpg brainzilla OK, so I found this on thingiverse and made a little testprint myself.Basically you take at least three ball-bearings and group them around a plain steel rod - but skewed.That skew will generate a linear motion when the rod is turned.Pros of this approach are:+ Almost no backlash.+ Use stuff that yo...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:56:40 PDT
Presetting Endmills to Retain Balance http://www.instructables.com/id/Presetting-Endmills-to-Retain-Balance/
Presetting Endmills to Retain Balance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/C208/I7L6UQRQ/FXGC208I7L6UQRQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/C208/I7L6UQRQ/FXGC208I7L6UQRQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/C208/I7L6UQRQ/FXGC208I7L6UQRQ.SMALL.jpg blueswarf This technique will produce repeatable tool stack-ups when replacing worn endmills. It will retain its original balance and offset along with its dynamic properties.Additional Reading, CLICK HERE Balance and Tap-Test Assembly Measure Stickout Record this dimension in the DC software when tap-...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 08:05:51 PDT
Adding Barcode Labels to Tool Assemblies http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Barcode-Labels-to-Tool-Assemblies/
Adding Barcode Labels to Tool Assemblies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/L69S/I7IVMH29/FLJL69SI7IVMH29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/L69S/I7IVMH29/FLJL69SI7IVMH29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/L69S/I7IVMH29/FLJL69SI7IVMH29.SMALL.jpg blueswarf This tutorial will explain how to use Barcodes with your tool assemblies and the Tooling Cloud. You will need the following: Barcode ReaderBrother P-Touch Label Printer that has barcode capability and will use the label tape shown below.1/4" wide Industrial Laminated Label Tape AVAILABLE HEREThese ...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 10:32:14 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Track Location http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Track-Location/
TOOLING CLOUD: Track Location - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/8R4Z/I7GS8ZSV/FF98R4ZI7GS8ZSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/8R4Z/I7GS8ZSV/FF98R4ZI7GS8ZSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/8R4Z/I7GS8ZSV/FF98R4ZI7GS8ZSV.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Track tool locations Click on LOCATION from the drop down menu. Enter Location Enter the tool pocket number into the PRIMARY field. Leave blank or enter 0 if the tool assembly is not currently in the tool changer. If there are additional locations, click ADD BACKUP button. Enter Location o...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:14:48 PDT
TOOLING CENTER: Bill of Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CENTER-Bill-of-Materials/
TOOLING CENTER: Bill of Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LKAM/I7GS8ZQ9/FVDLKAMI7GS8ZQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LKAM/I7GS8ZQ9/FVDLKAMI7GS8ZQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LKAM/I7GS8ZQ9/FVDLKAMI7GS8ZQ9.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add a BOM to a tool assembly Hover over the LIST icon. Click on EDIT on the Bill of Materials drop down. Enter Tool Data Enter the quantity, part number and description of the first component. For indexable tools enter the quantity of inserts that the tool body takes. You can also add a ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:14:46 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Link Back to Vending http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Link-Back-to-Vending/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:14:43 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Beacon Label http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Beacon-Label/
TOOLING CLOUD: Beacon Label - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/MJ5Z/I7GS8ZKT/FNNMJ5ZI7GS8ZKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/MJ5Z/I7GS8ZKT/FNNMJ5ZI7GS8ZKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/MJ5Z/I7GS8ZKT/FNNMJ5ZI7GS8ZKT.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add a Beacon Label to machine. What is a Beacon Label? A beacon is a transmitter that notifies your smartphone when you are in its presence. Our simple solution is to print a small QR barcode and affix it to each machine tool or storage location. Scan QR Code Simply scan the QR label with your...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:14:16 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Documents to Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-Documents-to-Tool/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:42:12 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Tool Links http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-Tool-Links/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Tool Links - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/A7KE/I7GS901L/F83A7KEI7GS901L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/A7KE/I7GS901L/F83A7KEI7GS901L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/A7KE/I7GS901L/F83A7KEI7GS901L.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add links to tools. Click on LINKS from the drop down menu. Enter Name and Paste Link Enter the name of the link in the LABEL field. Enter or paste the web link in the URL field. Click the ATTACH LINK button Confirm Link Make sure the link appears in the ATTACHED LINKS list. Click SAVE to ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:42:00 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Tool Image http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-Tool-Image/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Tool Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/NCIW/I7GS9061/FIWNCIWI7GS9061.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/NCIW/I7GS9061/FIWNCIWI7GS9061.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/NCIW/I7GS9061/FIWNCIWI7GS9061.SMALL.jpg blueswarf In place of a CAD file you can view photographs of a tool using a free Flickr account. You can get it here. Open your Flickr account Open your Flickr account and select the image you would like to add. Click on the Share Arrow Click on HTML and then select the Embed button Select 640 x ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:41:47 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add CAD Model http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-CAD-Model/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add CAD Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/OGMF/I7GS90AI/F15OGMFI7GS90AI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/OGMF/I7GS90AI/F15OGMFI7GS90AI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/OGMF/I7GS90AI/F15OGMFI7GS90AI.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add a CAD model using the free Autodesk A360 Drive. Available here. Login to your Autodesk A360 Drive Login to your A360 Drive account. Click on "Upload Document" button. Drag and drop or select STP file and click UPLOAD NOW button Use STP files produced in NOVO, Adveon and the Mac...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:41:25 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: View http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-View/
TOOLING CLOUD: View - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ULOR/I7GS90EA/FK2ULORI7GS90EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ULOR/I7GS90EA/FK2ULORI7GS90EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ULOR/I7GS90EA/FK2ULORI7GS90EA.SMALL.jpg blueswarf View CAD model or photpgraph. Click VIEW to open the CAD or Image Viewer. The CAD file or image will open in a pop-up window.
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:41:11 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-Dashboard/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/GHYK/I7GS90M6/FD8GHYKI7GS90M6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/GHYK/I7GS90M6/FD8GHYKI7GS90M6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/GHYK/I7GS90M6/FD8GHYKI7GS90M6.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add a Dashboard to your Tooling Cloud Click on LINKS from the drop down menu. Attach Link Type “Dashboard” in the LABEL field. Paste the Dashboard link in the URL field. Click on the box next to Dashboard. That will make this the first available choice in the drop down menu. Click the ATTACH ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:40:57 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Dashboards http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Dashboards/
TOOLING CLOUD: Dashboards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/DZX6/I7GS90OS/FN3DZX6I7GS90OS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/DZX6/I7GS90OS/FN3DZX6I7GS90OS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/DZX6/I7GS90OS/FN3DZX6I7GS90OS.SMALL.jpg blueswarf If you have had your machine or tools tap-tested and are receiving Dashboards. Click on Dashboard from the drop down menu. Use Dashboards Refer to the lesson on using Dashboards.
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:40:40 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: QuickView http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-QuickView/
TOOLING CLOUD: QuickView - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/NGLH/I7GS90QV/FW2NGLHI7GS90QV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/NGLH/I7GS90QV/FW2NGLHI7GS90QV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/NGLH/I7GS90QV/FW2NGLHI7GS90QV.SMALL.jpg blueswarf How to use the QuickView flexible database. Hover over the EYE icon. Click on UPDATE from the drop down menu. Enter data to manage Enter the name, value and unit. For this example we will use speed, 9800 and RPM. Click ADD FIELD to enter the next line. Add next line For th...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:40:26 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Vend an Item http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Vend-an-Item/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:39:52 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Edit Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Edit-Machine/
TOOLING CLOUD: Edit Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/M0EW/I7GS9319/F9OM0EWI7GS9319.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/M0EW/I7GS9319/F9OM0EWI7GS9319.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/M0EW/I7GS9319/F9OM0EWI7GS9319.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Edit machine information. Click "Edit Machine" Make changes Click "Save Changes"
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:39:34 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Print a Label http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Print-a-Label/
TOOLING CLOUD: Print a Label - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/9W1M/I7GS91HG/F4H9W1MI7GS91HG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/9W1M/I7GS91HG/F4H9W1MI7GS91HG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/9W1M/I7GS91HG/F4H9W1MI7GS91HG.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Print our SmartLabels for managing your inventories of all consumable items. Not just for cutting tools. Uses the low priced Dymo labels and label printers. Click the VENDING button Click on the item Click on the blue button under the item. ​Click on the "Barcode" tab Click on ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:39:17 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Non-Amazon Vending Item http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-Non-Amazon-Vending-Item/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add Non-Amazon Vending Item - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/XTJV/I7GS91LM/F2MXTJVI7GS91LM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/XTJV/I7GS91LM/F2MXTJVI7GS91LM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/XTJV/I7GS91LM/F2MXTJVI7GS91LM.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add items from any vendor with online ordering Click the "Vending" button. Click "Create New Item" tab Change name of vendor Enter Item's URL Copy and paste the URL of the vendor's product and reorder webpage for this item. Upload Image Upload an image of the item. Use an image a...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:39:02 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add a New Vending Item http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-a-New-Vending-Item/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add a New Vending Item - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/K9OO/I7GS92KW/FOIK9OOI7GS92KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/K9OO/I7GS92KW/FOIK9OOI7GS92KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/K9OO/I7GS92KW/FOIK9OOI7GS92KW.SMALL.jpg blueswarf This tutorial is for adding an item from Amazon. For vendors other than Amazon see separate tutorial. Put your cursor into the universal search box on the Tooling Cloud Scan the barcode on the item or packaging. Locate item online Select the item on Amazon.com. If the item does not have ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:38:48 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add New Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-New-Tool/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add New Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/8CA9/I7GS93HD/FH58CA9I7GS93HD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/8CA9/I7GS93HD/FH58CA9I7GS93HD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/8CA9/I7GS93HD/FH58CA9I7GS93HD.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add New Tool Click "Add Tool" Edit Data Enter BlueSwarf Dashboard six digit number, if applicable. If you want to assign one, use this random number generator. If you have a internal part number for this tool assembly, enter it into the CUSTOMER NUMBER field. Select tool type from drop down ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:38:28 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Upload Documents http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Upload-Documents/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:38:13 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Change Machine Image http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Change-Machine-Image/
TOOLING CLOUD: Change Machine Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/3WON/I7GS94RI/F2O3WONI7GS94RI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/3WON/I7GS94RI/F2O3WONI7GS94RI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/3WON/I7GS94RI/F2O3WONI7GS94RI.SMALL.jpg blueswarf If you want to replace the generic icons or you are using this with something other than a CNC machine tool you can upload a photograph. Click EDIT MACHINE button. Upload Image You can replace the stock image of your machine tool with an actual photograph. Use the square photo function of yo...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:37:58 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Edit Links http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Edit-Links/
TOOLING CLOUD: Edit Links - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/CGB3/I7GS94PG/FFTCGB3I7GS94PG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/CGB3/I7GS94PG/FFTCGB3I7GS94PG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/CGB3/I7GS94PG/FFTCGB3I7GS94PG.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Edit links Click EDIT LINKS button. Paste URL Copy and paste the URL, then click the ATTACH LINK button. Make sure your new link appears in the list, then press SAVE.
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:37:42 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add a New Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-a-New-Machine/
TOOLING CLOUD: Add a New Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/J2HY/I7GS94UI/FZBJ2HYI7GS94UI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/J2HY/I7GS94UI/FZBJ2HYI7GS94UI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/J2HY/I7GS94UI/FZBJ2HYI7GS94UI.SMALL.jpg blueswarf Add a new machine. Click ADD MACHINE. Enter the MACHINE NAME. If no company specific name is used, then use the machine's Make and Model plus the serial number. If possible, keep the total number of characters and spaces to 22 or fewer. Select the Machine Type from the drop down menu. This w...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:37:22 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Receive an Item http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Receive-an-Item/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:36:40 PDT
TOOLING CLOUD: Add a New User http://www.instructables.com/id/TOOLING-CLOUD-Add-a-New-User/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:34:55 PDT
Wooden Top Built With 3-Axis CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Top-Built-With-3-Axis-CNC-Router/
Wooden Top Built With 3-Axis CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/WJUQ/I7CVLM04/F8VWJUQI7CVLM04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/WJUQ/I7CVLM04/F8VWJUQI7CVLM04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/WJUQ/I7CVLM04/F8VWJUQI7CVLM04.SMALL.jpg cncWme Greetings, fellow maker-person! Today I make your dreams come true! This is, of course, assuming that your dreams involve making wooden tops with a 3-axis CNC. This top would traditionally be carved with a lathe, which would work beautifully, except that I do not have access to one. However, I do ow...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:49:20 PDT
Cookie CNC Spirograph from Trash http://www.instructables.com/id/Cookie-CNC-Spirograph-from-Trash/
Cookie CNC Spirograph from Trash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5S0X/I7CCAPPS/FF95S0XI7CCAPPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5S0X/I7CCAPPS/FF95S0XI7CCAPPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/5S0X/I7CCAPPS/FF95S0XI7CCAPPS.SMALL.jpg ArvidJense Cookie monster loves cookies, but sometimes he gets bored of looking at the same old cookies. Let's help our poor friend by putting colored glazing on some cookies...with a CNC machine...we've build ourselves... out of scrap...!Features: Draws glazing on cookies Can draw with any color you pu...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:56:50 PDT
Awkward corner box with shopfront made from old chopping boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Awkward-corner-box-with-shopfront-made-from-old-ch/
Awkward corner box with shopfront made from old chopping boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/WYNX/I7CCAD86/FY1WYNXI7CCAD86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/WYNX/I7CCAD86/FY1WYNXI7CCAD86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/WYNX/I7CCAD86/FY1WYNXI7CCAD86.SMALL.jpg prettyoddness This box is designed to fill awkward corner i have in my shed, to help remind me what's inside the box i've designed a shopfront with a signboard proudly listing it's stock - i milled the text on mine but if you intend to change the design you could leave the space blank and write on it with a semi-...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:25:45 PDT
Recycle Old PVC Into Flat Sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Old-PVC-Into-Flat-Sheets/
Recycle Old PVC Into Flat Sheets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/CRNI/I7CCCQFX/FIQCRNII7CCCQFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/CRNI/I7CCCQFX/FIQCRNII7CCCQFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/CRNI/I7CCCQFX/FIQCRNII7CCCQFX.SMALL.jpg kludge77 When you think about PVC, you're probably like me, and consider it as a tube. Well, it's pretty easy to get it into flat material for the shop. I flattened a 4" piece of schedule 40 PVC in about 20 minutes. You just need a heat gun and a flat surface.Odds are, you've got loads of the stuff sit...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:22:18 PDT
DIY Small Metal Camera Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Small-Metal-Camera-Tripod/
DIY Small Metal Camera Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/28YF/I7C7YQ6B/F3L28YFI7C7YQ6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/28YF/I7C7YQ6B/F3L28YFI7C7YQ6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/28YF/I7C7YQ6B/F3L28YFI7C7YQ6B.SMALL.jpg loboat Hi everyone ! This is my first instructable, I hope you'll like it !As I started creating Instructables, I needed to be able to take nice pictures of my creations, that's why I tought making a metal camera tripod would be a good start.A camera tripod is an essential tool that helps stabilize your ca...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:05:07 PDT
Edge 3D Printer - an affordable open source 3D printer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-3D-Printer-an-affordable-open-source-3D-print/
Edge 3D Printer - an affordable open source 3D printer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/O7RY/I7AB3YQ5/F9MO7RYI7AB3YQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/O7RY/I7AB3YQ5/F9MO7RYI7AB3YQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/O7RY/I7AB3YQ5/F9MO7RYI7AB3YQ5.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 Hello everyone! In this instructable I will show you how to make a low cost 3d printer that I designed! It should cost around $150 US dollars or $175 Canadian dollars, if you buy from the links provided in this project (parts are from Aliexpress). You can also buy locally but it will cost more (abou...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 23:44:55 PDT
CNC Maze cube http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Maze-cube/
CNC Maze cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/BTHN/I7AB3GCZ/FEDBTHNI7AB3GCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/BTHN/I7AB3GCZ/FEDBTHNI7AB3GCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/BTHN/I7AB3GCZ/FEDBTHNI7AB3GCZ.SMALL.jpg matthew.cassoli This guide overviews how I made a cube with four mazes machined into four consecutive sides using a Haas super mini mill CNC machine. It walks through each part of the process, from design to finish, but assumes the reader already has some basic CAD, CAM (computer aided manufacturing) and CNC mill o...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 20:40:00 PDT
CNC NeoPixel Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-NeoPixel-Jewelry/
CNC NeoPixel Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/Z2V9/I78VQU2S/FT3Z2V9I78VQU2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/Z2V9/I78VQU2S/FT3Z2V9I78VQU2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/Z2V9/I78VQU2S/FT3Z2V9I78VQU2S.SMALL.jpg markk7 This is a prototype for a secure enclosure and substrate for creating jewelry with Adafruit's NeoPixels and Gemma microcontroller. The design is intended to provide an adaptable platform for diffusing, directing and modifying the light and colors emitted from the addressable LED NeoPixels. It is my ...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 19:16:47 PDT
Pencil Cup: First CNC Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Pencil-Cup-First-CNC-Project/
Pencil Cup: First CNC Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/60I8/I7AB1POW/FKA60I8I7AB1POW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/60I8/I7AB1POW/FKA60I8I7AB1POW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/60I8/I7AB1POW/FKA60I8I7AB1POW.SMALL.jpg AndyWilson This project is something I put together to learn the Othermill, a small, precise CNC mill primarily meant to prototype printed circuit boards. It can work with a wide range of materials and is able to create more complicated components that would be handy for enclosures. My goal was to design a cup...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 10:59:42 PDT
Make a 3D Printer with a CNC router - Deltabot http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-Printer-with-a-CNC-router/
Make a 3D Printer with a CNC router - Deltabot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/1L3G/I78VN089/FO61L3GI78VN089.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/1L3G/I78VN089/FO61L3GI78VN089.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/1L3G/I78VN089/FO61L3GI78VN089.SMALL.jpg MrTinkerer Another possible title would be "Make a 3D machine using a 2D machine."This Instructable is about using a CNC router and 2D designs to create a Deltabot 3D Printer.In my research about 3D printers for hobbyist I have found a thriving community and design philosophy called RepRap. The way I understoo...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 22:10:39 PDT
SHARKCHAIR: Modular Interlocking Furniture Design http://www.instructables.com/id/SHARKCHAIR-Modular-Interlocking-Furniture-Design/
SHARKCHAIR: Modular Interlocking Furniture Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/ZVFB/I78VLG4W/F3NZVFBI78VLG4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/ZVFB/I78VLG4W/F3NZVFBI78VLG4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/ZVFB/I78VLG4W/F3NZVFBI78VLG4W.SMALL.jpg Asamati98 Hello fellow instructable, CNC, shark, or furniture enthusiasts! In this instructable, you will learn how the hottest piece of furniture to ever be publicized was created, but first how about I tell you a story, the story of the SHARKCHAIR.This story begins with two best friends charged with a task,...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:11:06 PDT
X-Y Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/X-Y-Plotter-1/
X-Y Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/NBZ2/I78VKFQV/FO8NBZ2I78VKFQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/NBZ2/I78VKFQV/FO8NBZ2I78VKFQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/NBZ2/I78VKFQV/FO8NBZ2I78VKFQV.SMALL.jpg Henri.Lacoste Hi,Thank you for taking the time to check out my instructable for an Arduino based X-Y plotter. I decided to build this as an accompanying piece of work for my 4th year architecture dissertation at the University of Edinburgh the topic of which is open source architecture and the challenges it poses...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 12:56:06 PDT
Push Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Sticks/
Push Sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/3QCK/I760SB1K/F1J3QCKI760SB1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/3QCK/I760SB1K/F1J3QCKI760SB1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/3QCK/I760SB1K/F1J3QCKI760SB1K.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 One of the perks of owning a CNC router is seeing something in a store and knowing you can build it, not buy it. My old push sticks had seen better days so I designed a set in Illustrator and cut them out on my custom Shapeoko 2. Here is a link to the files if you want to build your own. https://d...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:35:56 PDT
Control your CNC over Wi-Fi http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-CNC-over-Wi-Fi/
Control your CNC over Wi-Fi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/HY29/I74NAA4M/FXRHY29I74NAA4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/HY29/I74NAA4M/FXRHY29I74NAA4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/HY29/I74NAA4M/FXRHY29I74NAA4M.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable, ever. I hope you enjoy it.I recently built my own CNC router and ever since I got it up and running I have been obsessed with it. It's been a great learning experience both in terms of CNC hardware and the software that you need to run it. Throughout my fi...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 22:59:32 PDT
Jigsaw Mirror Surround http://www.instructables.com/id/Jigsaw-Mirror-Surround/
Jigsaw Mirror Surround - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/GX5J/I74L9WI8/F1UGX5JI74L9WI8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/GX5J/I74L9WI8/F1UGX5JI74L9WI8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/GX5J/I74L9WI8/F1UGX5JI74L9WI8.SMALL.jpg prettyoddness This is a simple project especially useful for using up corners and off-cuts. Each section can be made individually then combined to form a decorative surround for a mirror, clock, round photo or etc.The decorative designs are engraved then the piece cut out, i use a small V-bit to carve then a 4mm ...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 15:15:56 PDT
CNC Machining Project: Wild Hives Honey Display http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machining-Project-Wild-Hives-Honey-Display/
CNC Machining Project: Wild Hives Honey Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/U1V2/I74L9V0M/FKKU1V2I74L9V0M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/U1V2/I74L9V0M/FKKU1V2I74L9V0M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/U1V2/I74L9V0M/FKKU1V2I74L9V0M.SMALL.jpg jack.hewett1 Hi, I am a student studying my Model Making degree. I am in my last year of the three year course and will soon be in the Industry. This Instructables shows my process in how I went about making this Model.For this project I had to find a client that needed a model made for them. I ended up approach...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:05:53 PDT
Wearable PCB Guerilla Currency - 'The Goat Note' http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-PCB-Guerilla-Currency-The-Goat-Note/
Wearable PCB Guerilla Currency - 'The Goat Note' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/3DK4/I74L9S9Q/FDZ3DK4I74L9S9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/3DK4/I74L9S9Q/FDZ3DK4I74L9S9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/3DK4/I74L9S9Q/FDZ3DK4I74L9S9Q.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Every self-respecting anarchist will understand how enslaved we are to the capitalist economic system which takes us repeatedly to the brink of the economic apocalypse through the bankers' greed and incompetency.Local currencies are becoming more and more popular in some towns and cities in the UK a...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 11:51:20 PDT
Custom Luggage Badge http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Luggage-Badge/
Custom Luggage Badge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/CK43/I735ZRZZ/F5NCK43I735ZRZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/CK43/I735ZRZZ/F5NCK43I735ZRZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/CK43/I735ZRZZ/F5NCK43I735ZRZZ.SMALL.jpg Knires I love CNC for creating custom items for friends and family. My sister is going and a big trip to South America this spring and I wanted to make her something for the trip, so I came up with a custom badge for her luggage. The shape is inspired from a movie she likes (can you guess which one?), but ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:37:52 PDT
Laser Cut Custom Cases http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Custom-Cases/
Laser Cut Custom Cases - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6APW/I71QIDPJ/FB16APWI71QIDPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6APW/I71QIDPJ/FB16APWI71QIDPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/6APW/I71QIDPJ/FB16APWI71QIDPJ.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer This is a beginners guide to making custom cases with laser cutting. Laser cutting is ideal way to customize any case made of plastic or metal. All you have to do is draw your design on a computer, copy an image, or scan a hand drawn image and convert it to vector art. By laser cutting a ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 21:28:46 PDT
DIY CNC Chess http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chess/
DIY CNC Chess - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NA6M/I71QE1QC/FNLNA6MI71QE1QC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NA6M/I71QE1QC/FNLNA6MI71QE1QC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NA6M/I71QE1QC/FNLNA6MI71QE1QC.SMALL.jpg ivver Hello everyone,in this tutorial I'll show you one of my school projects which we had through high school. As you can suppose judging by title, it's about chess figures, there were two types of material, aluminium and brass. The goal of whole project was to recreate chess figures which were recently ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 16:53:05 PDT