Instructables: exploring - - inventables http://www.instructables.com Fri, 9 Dec 2016 02:25:26 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY X-Carve build | 3 Axis CNC Machine with laser engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-X-Carve-Build-3-Axis-CNC-Machine-With-Laser-En/
DIY X-Carve build | 3 Axis CNC Machine with laser engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/TFM8/IVO4N764/FH5TFM8IVO4N764.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/TFM8/IVO4N764/FH5TFM8IVO4N764.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/TFM8/IVO4N764/FH5TFM8IVO4N764.SMALL.jpg crxksa took few months to build it. i got inspiration from X-Carve from inventables. its way cheaper than X-Carve. the whole build cost around $170 any doubt about the building process command down below. The whole build video this show how i have build the cnc Milling a model aircraft out of the c...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 11:23:14 PST
T8 mini CNC Complete Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/T8-Mini-CNC-Complete-Guide/
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By: masteruan

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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 02:28:22 PST
Lament Configuration / Hellraiser Puzzle Box / Lemarchand's Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lament-Configuration-Hellraiser-Puzzle-Box-Lemarch/
Lament Configuration / Hellraiser Puzzle Box / Lemarchand's Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/M3GN/IUKEVQRF/FCTM3GNIUKEVQRF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/M3GN/IUKEVQRF/FCTM3GNIUKEVQRF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/M3GN/IUKEVQRF/FCTM3GNIUKEVQRF.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic In this video Instructable I'll show you how I built a replica of the puzzle box from the Hellraiser movie. I took screen captures from Hellraiser and traced the designs in the attached images and the PDF (I will make another Instructable about that process - this one is just about the physical buil...
By: OpenTronic

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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 17:25:30 PDT
Run Easel Gcode on (almost) Any CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Run-Easel-Gcode-on-almost-Any-CNC-Router/
Run Easel Gcode on (almost) Any CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/0I3H/IUKEVA4I/F1J0I3HIUKEVA4I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/0I3H/IUKEVA4I/F1J0I3HIUKEVA4I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/0I3H/IUKEVA4I/F1J0I3HIUKEVA4I.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic I like Easel because it's the easiest way I know to convert an image into an engraving. But Easel is only compatible with GRBL machines such as Inventables' own X-Carve, and my CNC router runs on the RAMPS 1.4 board with Marlin firmware. I converted an Easel file to run on my modified version of Mar...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:46:37 PDT
CNC Toe Clamps - Workholding http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Toe-Clamps-Workholding/
CNC Toe Clamps - Workholding - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/4FHV/IUEU07DO/FV74FHVIUEU07DO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/4FHV/IUEU07DO/FV74FHVIUEU07DO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/4FHV/IUEU07DO/FV74FHVIUEU07DO.SMALL.jpg KurtisS3 These are some toe clamps inspired by the Mitee-Bite clamps. They are low profile and hold very strong and fast to the work peice without covering any part of the work area. The specialty part for this Instructable is the eccentric nut from Inventables. This combined with the threaded inserts on you...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:56:02 PDT
How to make a Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lamp-2/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:26:31 PDT
Make It - Cast Aluminum Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Aluminum-Stool/
Make It - Cast Aluminum Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VU74/IGZENUV5/FU9VU74IGZENUV5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VU74/IGZENUV5/FU9VU74IGZENUV5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VU74/IGZENUV5/FU9VU74IGZENUV5.SMALL.jpg dpmakestuff Using the X-Carve to CNC a mould so I can cast my own Aluminum top for a stool. Make a Block of Plaster Slap together a simple wooden box out of scraps. I used cheap 3/8" plywood that had some water damage. I mixed an entire 10KG bag of plaster for my block following the instructions on the bag....
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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 20:25:31 PST
My Shapeoko 2 Workflow http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Shapeoko-2-Workflow/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:42:52 PDT
CNC Mini router lift!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Mini-router-lift/
CNC Mini router lift!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/2ZH5/IBHS1YYF/F092ZH5IBHS1YYF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/2ZH5/IBHS1YYF/F092ZH5IBHS1YYF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/2ZH5/IBHS1YYF/F092ZH5IBHS1YYF.SMALL.jpg shopbuilt You can get plans and the easel files here: https://www.inventables.com/projects/mini-router-lift Cut out components using easel Open up the easel file and click file, copy project. Then you can delete all but one component and carve it out. I recommend doing it this way instead of carving all at...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:40:40 PDT
Make a Passive Amplifier for your Phone with a X-Carve CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Passive-Amplifier-for-your-Phone-with-a-X-C/
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By: Warren Downes - One Wood

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 22:53:46 PDT
How to upgrade your ShapeOko 2 spindle and make an electronics enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-upgrade-your-ShapeOko-2-spindle-and-make-an/
How to upgrade your ShapeOko 2 spindle and make an electronics enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/7XCP/I6DHZUSD/FU37XCPI6DHZUSD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/7XCP/I6DHZUSD/FU37XCPI6DHZUSD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/7XCP/I6DHZUSD/FU37XCPI6DHZUSD.SMALL.jpg i_like_to_make_stuff The ShapeOko 2 is a great low cost CNC machine in lots of ways, but the spindle that comes with the kit is just... adequate. Luckily, the spindle can be updated easily, and there are tons of different options. In this case, I decided on the quiet spindle upgrade from Inventables, mainly due to how q...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:57:24 PST