Instructables: exploring - - cnc http://www.instructables.com Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:27:51 PST BLOX v1.01 Snowflake Chocolate Molds on the Othermill http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-Chocolate-Molds-on-the-Othermill/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:29:50 PST
50 Digital Joints: poster visual reference http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Digital-Joints-poster-visual-reference/
50 Digital Joints: poster visual reference - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/T3I8/I2VLGSVB/FNDT3I8I2VLGSVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/T3I8/I2VLGSVB/FNDT3I8I2VLGSVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/T3I8/I2VLGSVB/FNDT3I8I2VLGSVB.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist Jochen Gross made this wonderful compilation of digital wood joints under CC license (various CAD files also available to download on his site). I wanted to be able to look at them all at once at marvel at their beauty, so I whipped up this poster-format visual reference. It's under CC non-commercia...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:38:29 PST
Technique: Digital Fabrication By Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Fabrication-By-Hand/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:17:04 PST
Quick router template http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-router-template/
Quick router template - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/SC7Y/I2N6QRUG/FCGSC7YI2N6QRUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/SC7Y/I2N6QRUG/FCGSC7YI2N6QRUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/SC7Y/I2N6QRUG/FCGSC7YI2N6QRUG.SMALL.jpg jkim72 A router is probably the most versatile power tool in any woodshop, but with the bit spinning at up to 35,000 rpm, it's also capable of causing instant mayhem if not properly controlled. Few are the times when a router is used freehand - it's just too likely to end with disaster.Routers are, therefo...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:32:10 PST
Useful Gestures - sculpture series http://www.instructables.com/id/Useful-Gestures-sculpture-series/
Useful Gestures - sculpture series - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2PLY/I2N6NU4H/F2G2PLYI2N6NU4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2PLY/I2N6NU4H/F2G2PLYI2N6NU4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2PLY/I2N6NU4H/F2G2PLYI2N6NU4H.SMALL.jpg xbremer Useful gestures was inspired by the Marshall McLuhan quote, “We shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us.” This series of sculptures explores human tool-making from the earliest, primitive material extensions of our bodies to the highly complex, computer-controlled data-verse we live in tod...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 10:24:37 PST
Styrofoam chess game CNC hot wire cutted http://www.instructables.com/id/Styrofoam-chess-game-CNC-hot-wire-cutted/
Styrofoam chess game CNC hot wire cutted - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/K4VZ/I2CVG4VM/FTZK4VZI2CVG4VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/K4VZ/I2CVG4VM/FTZK4VZI2CVG4VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/K4VZ/I2CVG4VM/FTZK4VZI2CVG4VM.SMALL.jpg Renaud Iltis This beautiful chess set is hot wire cuted in styrofoam by the method of cutting in two views (front + profile). The board is also CNC hot wire cuted in styrofoam with my MiniCut2d machine. My wife had the idea and I made it (team project!). Cut the pieces I cut all the pieces with CNC hot wire m...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:41:36 PST
Custom LED lit Nameboard using DIY CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-LED-lit-Nameboard-using-DIY-CNC/
Custom LED lit Nameboard using DIY CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/WC2L/I2ABOWZU/FBUWC2LI2ABOWZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/WC2L/I2ABOWZU/FBUWC2LI2ABOWZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/WC2L/I2ABOWZU/FBUWC2LI2ABOWZU.SMALL.jpg sudhakarshavi Below are the images of the Nameboard engraved using my DIY CNC. I had also attached a photo engraving image also.
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 08:59:39 PST
DMS Gotchas: Things U Wish U Knew B4 U MILLING http://www.instructables.com/id/DMS-Gotchas-Things-U-Wish-U-Knew-B4-U-MILLING/
DMS Gotchas: Things U Wish U Knew B4 U MILLING - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/I0TF/I26MYQTC/FTGI0TFI26MYQTC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/I0TF/I26MYQTC/FTGI0TFI26MYQTC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/I0TF/I26MYQTC/FTGI0TFI26MYQTC.SMALL.jpg syedrezaali One of the most exciting tools at Pier 9 is the DMS, a 5 AXIS CNC MILL. This baby blue monster is pretty intimidating, especially when using it alone for the first time! So that why I've created this instructable! For those of you in a rush, check out the memes, they contain all the gotchas and tips...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 17:47:27 PST
How to Carve the Lunar Surface with CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Carve-the-Lunar-Surface-with-CNC/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 17:00:27 PST
Wooden Toy For My Little Boy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-For-My-Little-Boy/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 15:05:39 PST
Build a Portable Linux or Android Device to be Proud of! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Portable-Linux-or-Android-Device-to-be-Pro/
Build a Portable Linux or Android Device to be Proud of! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/FY7V/I21R85WY/FBKFY7VI21R85WY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/FY7V/I21R85WY/FBKFY7VI21R85WY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/FY7V/I21R85WY/FBKFY7VI21R85WY.SMALL.jpg asperw Hello!I have a few things to mention before we begin:This is not a finished Instructable. I have been working as consistently on this project as a full-time high school student can since I found out about this contest, but sadly I'm just a few days short.It would've pained me to let this go after I ...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:27:11 PST
DIY Custom Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Guitar/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:09:04 PST
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-hidden-Qi-wireless-phone-charger/
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SMALL.jpg bobburghart Phone docks are expensive and platform-specific. Charging cables are annoying and unsightly. Wireless chargers alleviate some of these inconveniences, but still leave a lot of polish to be desired. I set out to eliminate all of these complaints, and in building a wireless charger into a nightstand o...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:01:46 PST
Fixing LEGO NXT Brick dead LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-LEGO-NXT-Brick-dead-LCD/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:15:35 PDT
Black / White Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-White-Sculpture/
Black / White Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/RXAW/I1SB6C4I/FR1RXAWI1SB6C4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/RXAW/I1SB6C4I/FR1RXAWI1SB6C4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/RXAW/I1SB6C4I/FR1RXAWI1SB6C4I.SMALL.jpg jon_kuzmich In the spring of 2014, I was selected for an artist residency at Tech Shop in San Francisco, CA. This is what I made over the course of the 2-month residency:BLACK / WHITE, 2014Acrylic on HardboardEach letter: 16”x16”x16” Installation dimensions variable Additional information about my art practice...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:47:27 PDT
Multi 3d printer head carriage http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-3d-printer-head-carriage/
Multi 3d printer head carriage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/4VKF/I1QYH050/F7O4VKFI1QYH050.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/4VKF/I1QYH050/F7O4VKFI1QYH050.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/4VKF/I1QYH050/F7O4VKFI1QYH050.SMALL.jpg zhenning An xcarriage for fdm 3d printers to convert a 3d printer into a multi purpose fabrication tool. Getting the files to be printed Download the files from the attachment and print them. Purpose of the objects The xcarriagefan.stl is the file for the fan mount. The xcarriagebase.stl is the xcarr...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:18:29 PDT
Chocolate Batarang http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Batarang/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:07:35 PDT
Homemade DIY Mini Wood Lathe Press Drill Dynamic Tailstock CNC Metal Mill Axis Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-DIY-Mini-Wood-Lathe-Press-Drill-Dynamic-T/
Homemade DIY Mini Wood Lathe Press Drill Dynamic Tailstock CNC Metal Mill Axis Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/FFAW/I1K3NFTK/FDAFFAWI1K3NFTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/FFAW/I1K3NFTK/FDAFFAWI1K3NFTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/FFAW/I1K3NFTK/FDAFFAWI1K3NFTK.SMALL.jpg kaka45345 Homemade DIY Mini Wood Lathe Press Drill Dynamic Tailstock CNC Metal Mill Axis Router DIY X Y Axis Slide table DIY Mini Lathe by Aluminium Aloy DIY Mini Lathe by Aluminium Aloy DIY Lathe Chuck and Dynamic Tailstock DIY Lathe Chuck and Dynamic Tailstock with Cordless Drill
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:28:28 PDT
From Model to Mill (using HSM to get your design from the computer to the machine bed) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Model-to-Mill-using-HSM-to-get-your-design-fr/
From Model to Mill (using HSM to get your design from the computer to the machine bed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SMALL.jpg PATHfab Many of you reading this probably have access to and experience with some sort of 3D design software whether it’s professional or free. Out of those people, there are probably fewer who happen to have access to some sort of CNC machine (a ShopBot or other CNC router or mill). Of those, I’d be willi...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:17:06 PDT
Shapeoko 2, Arduino UNO R3, grbl 9g, 8bit Laser Diode Photo Engraving http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-Arduino-UNO-R3-grbl-9g-8bit-Raster-Phot/
Shapeoko 2, Arduino UNO R3, grbl 9g, 8bit Laser Diode Photo Engraving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/L7PT/I1CBZB6F/F0FL7PTI1CBZB6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/L7PT/I1CBZB6F/F0FL7PTI1CBZB6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/L7PT/I1CBZB6F/F0FL7PTI1CBZB6F.SMALL.jpg PicengraverToo Me and my son invented/developed a new concept of "On-The Fly" 8bit Laser Diode engraving photos over two years ago. With this concept, the Laser Diode never turns off through the whole photo engraving process. It just varies the power up and down to produce the image and shading on the engraved mat...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:14:54 PDT
How to write G code (basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-write-G-code-basics/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:05:20 PDT
Motorized linear slide with home sensor for robotic and CNC using recycled parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-linear-slide-with-home-sensor-for-roboti/
Motorized linear slide with home sensor for robotic and CNC using recycled parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/VHH8/I1BPACZM/FPOVHH8I1BPACZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/VHH8/I1BPACZM/FPOVHH8I1BPACZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/VHH8/I1BPACZM/FPOVHH8I1BPACZM.SMALL.jpg hesamh A linear slide is a bearing designed to provide free motion in one direction, Motorized linear slides such as machine slides, XY tables, roller tables and some dovetail slides are bearings moved by drive mechanisms. Not all linear slides are motorized, and non-motorized dovetail slides, ball bearing...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 03:53:12 PDT
Halloween Stamp Set Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Stamp-Set-Kit/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:54:53 PDT
Chocolate Millennium Falcon http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Millennium-Falcon/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:49:45 PDT
Light Up Necklace Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Hummingbird-Necklace-Kit/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:49:07 PDT
Unlimited Arduino clones: the Otherduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Unlimited-Arduino-clones-the-Otherduino/
Unlimited Arduino clones: the Otherduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/QNJY/I1AJH3ZH/FPIQNJYI1AJH3ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/QNJY/I1AJH3ZH/FPIQNJYI1AJH3ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/QNJY/I1AJH3ZH/FPIQNJYI1AJH3ZH.SMALL.jpg othermachine Hi, I'm Owen, Content Developer for OMC, and I'm going to show you how to make your own Arduino clones on the Othermill! Arduino is a prototyping platform that has a massive user base and tons of tutorials and code available, which allows anyone with a desire to learn to build fun electronics projec...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:47:55 PDT
Logitech X-230 concrete speaker mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Logitech-X-230-concrete-speaker-mod/
Logitech X-230 concrete speaker mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/OLQT/I153ZHDD/F5COLQTI153ZHDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/OLQT/I153ZHDD/F5COLQTI153ZHDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/OLQT/I153ZHDD/F5COLQTI153ZHDD.SMALL.jpg ähöüokul I had a set of Logitech X-230 speakers lying around. I always thought they had a decent sound considering the little money you have to pay for them. So I wanted to reactivate them, but this time with a slightly modified design. I had ideas for concrete speaker housings in my head for quite some time...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 08:29:03 PDT
3D printed CNC mill http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-CNC-mill/
3D printed CNC mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CAE2/I0TVGWVX/FXUCAE2I0TVGWVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CAE2/I0TVGWVX/FXUCAE2I0TVGWVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CAE2/I0TVGWVX/FXUCAE2I0TVGWVX.SMALL.jpg liquidhandwash Ive designed this mill so that most of the parts that are hard to get or make can be 3D printed. Its design to be modular so you can easily change the size of the machine by changing either the sides or the front and back plates. Its accurate enough to cut and drill circuit boards, and small enoug...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 23:59:50 PDT
Small Arduino CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Arduino-CNC/
Small Arduino CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/4FNR/I0VONLM4/F9N4FNRI0VONLM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/4FNR/I0VONLM4/F9N4FNRI0VONLM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/4FNR/I0VONLM4/F9N4FNRI0VONLM4.SMALL.jpg Make it BIG This instructable shows you how to build a cheap and easy, but very small CNC. You can use it to mill thin balsa wood and different foams. Everything you need, can be found in old PC's or can be bought quite cheap (I paid ~30$). It was inspired by the Pocket laser engraver, but i added a third axis ...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 05:16:10 PDT
Keychain iPhone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Keychain-iPhone-Holder/
Keychain iPhone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/KM2V/I0TE7UYN/FGQKM2VI0TE7UYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/KM2V/I0TE7UYN/FGQKM2VI0TE7UYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/KM2V/I0TE7UYN/FGQKM2VI0TE7UYN.SMALL.jpg AlexM8 This is an instructable to make a phone holder that can be attached to your keychain with a CNC laser. Although the title says it is designed for iPhones, it can work with almost any smart phone. Bigger phones tend to be a problem as they make it more likely for the phone to fall over, but it shoul...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 10:39:23 PDT
Dragon Shell Pavilion Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Shell-Pavilion-Prototype/
Dragon Shell Pavilion Prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/LJHD/I0LCHYQJ/FICLJHDI0LCHYQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/LJHD/I0LCHYQJ/FICLJHDI0LCHYQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/LJHD/I0LCHYQJ/FICLJHDI0LCHYQJ.SMALL.jpg AlanCation Dragon Shell Pavilion is a collaboration between Alan Cation, Dennis Huang, and Leah Zaldumbide. It is a full-scale prototype carried out in the digital media seminar, Synthetic Tectonics, instructed by Jason Kelly Johnson at California College of the Arts in San Francisco. Dragon Shell investigates...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:48:01 PDT
CNC Router Bar Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Router-Bar-Stool/
CNC Router Bar Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/S6QR/I0LDRCC8/FE6S6QRI0LDRCC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/S6QR/I0LDRCC8/FE6S6QRI0LDRCC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/S6QR/I0LDRCC8/FE6S6QRI0LDRCC8.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace In this Instructable you will: Setup the CNC RouterLoad a DXF file and generate the G-CODE the machine will use to cut out the stoolCut out a bar stool using the CNC Router Gather the Supplies You will need: CNC Router and controlling computer with Cut 2D and Mach 3Stool DXF file0.25-inch End mil...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:12:02 PDT
Make a Decorative lights for 100$ http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-cheep-Decorative-lights/
Make a Decorative lights for 100$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/J0B1/I0HYQSIQ/FR0J0B1I0HYQSIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/J0B1/I0HYQSIQ/FR0J0B1I0HYQSIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/J0B1/I0HYQSIQ/FR0J0B1I0HYQSIQ.SMALL.jpg msh1353 This is my third work of 3d objectsI got a drawing of decorative lights for my study room and I made it for 100 dollars. Pictures show the steps of my work. I had a problem at the time led headlights Assembly because they had lowdiameter and short circuit was correct at the time of soldering and I t...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:19:29 PDT
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamic-Motor-Balancing-with-Sugru-and-an-iPhone/
Dynamic Motor Balancing - with Sugru and an iPhone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/U6WI/I0DOI8G2/FQ9U6WII0DOI8G2.SMALL.jpg phidauex Many shop or machine tools have big motors, and many big motors VIBRATE. In some cases this is a good thing, but usually it is not. Smooth running motors last longer, make less noise, and in the case of saws or other shop tools, make better quality cuts.The best way to make your motor perform better...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:19:36 PDT
Make your own LOLcat stencil and vinyl sticker http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-LOLcat-stencil-and-vinyl-sticker/
Make your own LOLcat stencil and vinyl sticker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace Follow this walk-through to design, edit, and cut a stencil or sticker using the free software available on http://www.silhouetteamerica.com/ and using the Silhouette Vinyl Cutters (this example using the Silhouette Cameo).This tutorial is made by the staff at http://slomakerspace.com/ Check this p...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:44:08 PDT
DIY rough CNC router? http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-rough-CNC-router/
DIY rough CNC router? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/KBF8/HZS8SZYW/FB0KBF8HZS8SZYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/KBF8/HZS8SZYW/FB0KBF8HZS8SZYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/KBF8/HZS8SZYW/FB0KBF8HZS8SZYW.SMALL.jpg chubby8 An idea for a rough and inaccurate yet fun and easy DIY CNC router. For cutting sheets of polystyrene and other very soft materials. In stead of a cutting piece spinning on a high rpm spindle, mounted to a sturdy frame, moved by very precise stepper motors which are controlled by computer, via an ex...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:55:12 PDT
LED + CNC Fractal Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-CNC-Fractal-Headboard/
LED + CNC Fractal Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/SNYD/I05F0USC/FWZSNYDI05F0USC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/SNYD/I05F0USC/FWZSNYDI05F0USC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/SNYD/I05F0USC/FWZSNYDI05F0USC.SMALL.jpg dmvaldman Here's how to make a headboard based on the Pythagorean tree fractal and backlight it with LEDs. This instructable can be modded to make similar CNC lightbox silhouette effects. If you don't have access to a CNC machine, you can also do something similar - albeit smaller scale - on a laser cutter.My...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:32:55 PDT
stool workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/stool-workshop/
stool workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/O1JQ/I0HYWYWX/FUMO1JQI0HYWYWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/O1JQ/I0HYWYWX/FUMO1JQI0HYWYWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/O1JQ/I0HYWYWX/FUMO1JQI0HYWYWX.SMALL.jpg kazekamba Stool Workshop - cutting CNCThis is educational project. Stool cut by CNC machine. DOWNLOAD Download this dfx file and export to Your CNC machine. Don't forget that this content has 4 mm offset from each line. You should use 8 mm milling cutter. Cut elements Connect Finish Useful file...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:40:10 PDT
Shapeoko 2 Dust Cabinet With Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-Dust-Cabinet-With-Lighting/
Shapeoko 2 Dust Cabinet With Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/R1O3/I00TM5U1/F1DR1O3I00TM5U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/R1O3/I00TM5U1/F1DR1O3I00TM5U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/R1O3/I00TM5U1/F1DR1O3I00TM5U1.SMALL.jpg larryservin If you've worked with a CNC machine in a small room then you know how everything gets covered in 10 feet of dust. Ok, maybe not that much but this quick (cheap) build will help keep the dust from piling up in your room. Yes, you can always add a vacuum but if you've used this machine in a small room...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:08:16 PDT
SIS&BRO stools http://www.instructables.com/id/SISBRO-stools/
SIS&BRO stools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/Z51Y/HZXYKZLY/F2KZ51YHZXYKZLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/Z51Y/HZXYKZLY/F2KZ51YHZXYKZLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/Z51Y/HZXYKZLY/F2KZ51YHZXYKZLY.SMALL.jpg frtl This is educational project, two stools cut by CNC machine. DOWNLOAD Download this dfx file and export to Your CNC machine. Don't forget that this content has 4 mm offset from each line. You should use 8 mm milling cutter. START TO WORK JOIN Now You have the pieces of all and You can sta...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:31:27 PDT
make a 3d shape (2) http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-3d-shape-2/
make a 3d shape (2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/KWOO/HZWJ63Q0/F8RKWOOHZWJ63Q0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/KWOO/HZWJ63Q0/F8RKWOOHZWJ63Q0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/KWOO/HZWJ63Q0/F8RKWOOHZWJ63Q0.SMALL.jpg msh1353 this is my second 3d shape project.i made this 3d shape with MDF sheet (two side colored) and thicknesss: 2.7 mmmaking a 3d shape such as a game !
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:32:42 PDT
CNC Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Laser-Engraver/
CNC Laser Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/DYBX/HZU0JFZF/FS2DYBXHZU0JFZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/DYBX/HZU0JFZF/FS2DYBXHZU0JFZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/DYBX/HZU0JFZF/FS2DYBXHZU0JFZF.SMALL.jpg Tory MYDIYCNC Hello there,Tory at MYDIYCNC again.Today I want to show you all how you can SIMPLY do laser engraving on your CNC machine. Having a laser head is a BLAST to use. You can engrave anything from wood, plastics, cardboard, etc.... Of course what you engrave or burn in with your laser head is entirely up...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 12:36:06 PDT
Zip Tie Lounge Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Tie-Lounge-Chair/
Zip Tie Lounge Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/KNXP/HZTO9EEF/FEQKNXPHZTO9EEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/KNXP/HZTO9EEF/FEQKNXPHZTO9EEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/KNXP/HZTO9EEF/FEQKNXPHZTO9EEF.SMALL.jpg wholman Flatpack design is currently at a crossroads -- popularized by IKEA and perfectly adapted to new manufacturing technologies, it is poised to grab an ever-greater share of the furniture market. CNC routing is a key part of this disruption, allowing for global design and localized fabrication, poten...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 08:32:30 PDT
How to deboss paper in a machine shop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-emboss-paper-in-a-machine-shop/
How to deboss paper in a machine shop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/X60T/HZQTDFPS/F9SX60THZQTDFPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/X60T/HZQTDFPS/F9SX60THZQTDFPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/X60T/HZQTDFPS/F9SX60THZQTDFPS.SMALL.jpg ma77er What you will need for this instructable:Debossing platePressPaperSoft support for paper (rubber, cork, etc) Create the design you want to deboss The first step is to model your design. For my plate, I decided to use catenary curves to create a simple network with thickened nodes where each strin...
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 09:57:38 PDT
Make a 3d shape such as a game http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-3d-shape/
Make a 3d shape such as a game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/NLR7/I0HYSAUW/FYJNLR7I0HYSAUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/NLR7/I0HYSAUW/FYJNLR7I0HYSAUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/NLR7/I0HYSAUW/FYJNLR7I0HYSAUW.SMALL.jpg msh1353 I'm a civil engineer. i know alittle english !I've made a small example of an open roof. The original plan in Google sketchup got designed and i catched the shapes on a laser cutting machine with sheets of MDF. Assemble the parts got cut in the house and color them at outdoor. this is the dwg ...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 07:09:24 PDT
Repurposing my Laser CNC into a multi-tool CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposing-my-Laser-CNC-into-a-multi-mount-CNC/
Repurposing my Laser CNC into a multi-tool CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/8RC6/HZL3NT2G/FMP8RC6HZL3NT2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/8RC6/HZL3NT2G/FMP8RC6HZL3NT2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/8RC6/HZL3NT2G/FMP8RC6HZL3NT2G.SMALL.jpg john1a Hello. I jumped in the CNC world last October and I have been a passionate enthusiast since... I often watch videos of DIY CNCs and experiment with new things. My first CNC project (highly recommend to take a look) was quite a success (but had a few issues) and this made me think that I need to try ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:11:28 PDT
Using the Singer Futura (CNC sewing machine at Pier 9) http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-Singer-Futura-CNC-sewing-machine-at-Pier/
Using the Singer Futura (CNC sewing machine at Pier 9) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BY2O/HZJODTMS/FNABY2OHZJODTMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BY2O/HZJODTMS/FNABY2OHZJODTMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BY2O/HZJODTMS/FNABY2OHZJODTMS.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Pier 9 has some awesomely powerful CNC tools, and the Singer Futura is, well, a CNC tool of less awesome power. This intractable will go through some of the things I have learned using this tool but is by no means an exhaustive guide to perfect embroidery machine use. For now, I'll go over what I kn...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:08:51 PDT
Military Challenge Coin Showcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Military-Challenge-Coin-Showcase/
Military Challenge Coin Showcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/UIKD/HZJO89XJ/FTRUIKDHZJO89XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/UIKD/HZJO89XJ/FTRUIKDHZJO89XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/UIKD/HZJO89XJ/FTRUIKDHZJO89XJ.SMALL.jpg jacobsbr This piece was made to show the career of a soldier in the South Dakota Army National Guard with his collection of challenge coins. I used a homemade CNC machine and Mach3 software to mill out the holes for the coins. I also used a Epilog laser and CorelDraw6, at my school, to etch the images on t...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:35:28 PDT
Pulsing fluidic heart micropump http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluidic-heart-micropump/
Pulsing fluidic heart micropump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/BIH6/HZGTA8DP/FQKBIH6HZGTA8DP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/BIH6/HZGTA8DP/FQKBIH6HZGTA8DP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/BIH6/HZGTA8DP/FQKBIH6HZGTA8DP.SMALL.jpg novelchip I made this vacuum driven, absolutely silent !! heart micro-pump as a byproduct of my playing with microfluidics. It works pretty fine as a pump, pumping some milliliters per minute, but I prefer to consider it as a first step towards a "gadget" such as a fake but cool heart rate monitor or a pulsi...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:29:35 PDT
Small wood case http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-wood-case/
Small wood case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/SEOW/HYWT484W/FS8SEOWHYWT484W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/SEOW/HYWT484W/FS8SEOWHYWT484W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/SEOW/HYWT484W/FS8SEOWHYWT484W.SMALL.jpg 영수김 Before you create a table cleanup caseMade this for design verification.What is needed is as follows.Equipment1. PC2. 2030 DIY CNC 3. 3 diameter flat endmill Program1. AUTOCAD2. MASTERCAM3. MACH3Materials 1. 19mm spruce wood. Step1 : AUTOCAD Create drawings using AutoCAD.For 2D drawing, you can d...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:11:43 PDT