Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 12 Dec 2017 22:11:40 PST BLOX v1.01 12 Volt Dc Motor Speed Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Volt-Dc-Motor-Speed-Controller/
12 Volt Dc Motor Speed Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SPFI/JA8JLNIO/FDXSPFIJA8JLNIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SPFI/JA8JLNIO/FDXSPFIJA8JLNIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SPFI/JA8JLNIO/FDXSPFIJA8JLNIO.SMALL.jpg kashifmirza4522 Hello friends, I hope you all will be fine. Today I share with you a motor control circuit new small project. I discuss with you a new idea of DC motor speed control. In previous post we discuss about stepper motor control using Microcontroller and Keypad. Component List Component List(motor cont...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:38:12 PST
Airtight Self-Sealing Inflatable http://www.instructables.com/id/Airtight-Self-Sealing-Inflatable/
Airtight Self-Sealing Inflatable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/ALRS/J9SW6BRU/F53ALRSJ9SW6BRU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/ALRS/J9SW6BRU/F53ALRSJ9SW6BRU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/ALRS/J9SW6BRU/F53ALRSJ9SW6BRU.SMALL.jpg cnchscm Hello! We are the CNC HSCM (Heat Sealing and Cutting Machine) Team from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. We have created a large scale CNC machine for creating experimental inflatable structures. We developed a method for sealing our inflatables that we would like to share. Please check out our P...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 08:45:38 PST
Improving a Small Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Improving-a-Small-Engraver/
Improving a Small Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/H80I/J9SVZ2H3/FP6H80IJ9SVZ2H3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/H80I/J9SVZ2H3/FP6H80IJ9SVZ2H3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/H80I/J9SVZ2H3/FP6H80IJ9SVZ2H3.SMALL.jpg kirichblog Today I will try to tell about the completion of my small machine and increase the speed of its work. Introduction Not long ago I was talking about buying and assembling a small engraver. But he had some problems that I wanted to fix.And today I want to tell you about how I finished this engraver...
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Sun, 12 Nov 2017 13:18:47 PST
Ladder Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Shelf-1/
Ladder Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/C1EQ/J9SVV5X1/FWUC1EQJ9SVV5X1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/C1EQ/J9SVV5X1/FWUC1EQJ9SVV5X1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/C1EQ/J9SVV5X1/FWUC1EQJ9SVV5X1.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hello guys, ladder shelves are very popular piece of decor. I was planning to make one for a long time, so this is my first try and I thought why not sharing it with you. Note: this project was made in FABLAB Dhahran by Jafar Alobaid. Requirements For this project we will need:MDF ( I used 18mm t...
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Sun, 12 Nov 2017 04:47:40 PST
Sienci Mill One Air/Oil Mist Coolant System http://www.instructables.com/id/Sienci-Mill-One-AirOil-Mist-Coolant-System/
Sienci Mill One Air/Oil Mist Coolant System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ULYH/J98RN9XW/F4NULYHJ98RN9XW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ULYH/J98RN9XW/F4NULYHJ98RN9XW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ULYH/J98RN9XW/F4NULYHJ98RN9XW.SMALL.jpg AGubanov Intro:This idea stems from attempts at cutting aluminum at more aggressive rates which often led to melted aluminum on an overheated bit. This coolant system allows for both increased feed/cut depths and prolonged cutting tool life. The design aimed to keep the mill portable by mounting all componen...
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Sun, 29 Oct 2017 20:28:45 PDT
Mini CNC Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-CNC-Engraver/
Mini CNC Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UXJ9/J94GZLCI/FSVUXJ9J94GZLCI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UXJ9/J94GZLCI/FSVUXJ9J94GZLCI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UXJ9/J94GZLCI/FSVUXJ9J94GZLCI.SMALL.jpg kirichblog I decided to collect myself a small machine for engraving.At first I wanted to do everything myself, but I thought that I would forgive buying it in the form of a designer, which will be easier to learn, especially since the price is not very high. What Was Included in the Kit The packaging was d...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 11:31:15 PDT
CNC Pen and Wash Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Pen-and-Wash-Portrait/
CNC Pen and Wash Portrait - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/6JRC/J8UGWW9T/FR86JRCJ8UGWW9T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/6JRC/J8UGWW9T/FR86JRCJ8UGWW9T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/6JRC/J8UGWW9T/FR86JRCJ8UGWW9T.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable explains how to create a "pen and wash" portrait using a fibre-tipped pen, a watercolor brush, and a CNC plotter with Z-axis control [1].Downward pressure on a watercolor brush spreads the bristles causing the brush-stroke to widen. Images are possible (photo 2) if we attach a bru...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:56:13 PDT
CNC Pen Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Pen-Lift/
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 02:00:34 PDT
Awesome CNC Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-CNC-Table/
Awesome CNC Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/ZMR7/J8F5UONJ/FRGZMR7J8F5UONJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/ZMR7/J8F5UONJ/FRGZMR7J8F5UONJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/ZMR7/J8F5UONJ/FRGZMR7J8F5UONJ.SMALL.jpg Cactus workshop Hey there!I designed this little table in Fusion360 to practice modelling and adjusting non-square box-joints in CNC and it worked out so great in plywood that I had to share!This was cut with an X-Carve and I made a video that includes all steps from calibration to finishing. Take a look if you lik...
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Sun, 8 Oct 2017 09:39:07 PDT
Desktop Power/Reset Switch Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-PowerReset-Switch-Extension/
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Sat, 7 Oct 2017 19:56:40 PDT
CoreXY CNC Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/CoreXY-CNC-Plotter/
CoreXY CNC Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/Q2S9/J8F5ROG2/FMSQ2S9J8F5ROG2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/Q2S9/J8F5ROG2/FMSQ2S9J8F5ROG2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/Q2S9/J8F5ROG2/FMSQ2S9J8F5ROG2.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable describes an A2 plotter made from low cost aluminium extrusion, a piece of particle board, two NEMA17 stepper motors, and a few belts and pulleys.The plotter is: high resolution (80 steps/mm), fast, low-cost, and scaleableThe plotter has an on-board interpr...
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 23:08:43 PDT
CNC Hero! Guitar-ify Your CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Hero-Guitar-ify-Your-CNC-Machine/
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 01:00:00 PDT
Laser CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-CNC-Machine/
Laser CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OCJP/J86HL95P/FWSOCJPJ86HL95P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OCJP/J86HL95P/FWSOCJPJ86HL95P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OCJP/J86HL95P/FWSOCJPJ86HL95P.SMALL.jpg AdanAscencio The aim was to develop a cutting-engraver CNClaser, CNC stands for computer numerical control, computer acts as the controller of the machine in wich is programmed through an interface following the instructions.The need of productivity become a priority, besides accuracy and reduce drawbacks like: ...
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Sat, 30 Sep 2017 14:10:54 PDT
Easy Rubber Machining With a Needle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Rubber-Machining-With-a-Needle/
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Sat, 30 Sep 2017 21:25:27 PDT
CNC Topographical Wooden State http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Topographical-Wooden-State/
CNC Topographical Wooden State - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/3OCJ/J86HKZOU/FQT3OCJJ86HKZOU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/3OCJ/J86HKZOU/FQT3OCJJ86HKZOU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/3OCJ/J86HKZOU/FQT3OCJJ86HKZOU.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn If y’all have seen our stuff before, you might know that we sell 3D printed topographic Texas wall hangings. We wanted to try making one out of solid wood too. Check out the video below to see how we did it (and scroll to the bottom if you want links to the tools and materials we used).Things like t...
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 22:16:56 PDT
CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machine-5/
CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q7LQ/J7MFW60N/FL3Q7LQJ7MFW60N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q7LQ/J7MFW60N/FL3Q7LQJ7MFW60N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q7LQ/J7MFW60N/FL3Q7LQJ7MFW60N.SMALL.jpg Manan Thareja In this project we will scavenge parts from old PC CD-Rom(s) and build a fully working CNC machine using (basically any type of) Arduino which would run on G-Code.For more info and Arduino and Raspberry Pi related projects go to my website https://www.neuralnetworks26.com/ You can also visit our of...
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 08:31:52 PDT
Cheap Scalable Arduino CNC, Plotter, Mill, 3D Printer... (MPCNC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Scalable-Arduino-CNC-Plotter-Mill-3D-Printer/
Cheap Scalable Arduino CNC, Plotter, Mill, 3D Printer... (MPCNC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/8A1Y/J7JKNWP6/FTG8A1YJ7JKNWP6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/8A1Y/J7JKNWP6/FTG8A1YJ7JKNWP6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/8A1Y/J7JKNWP6/FTG8A1YJ7JKNWP6.SMALL.jpg mendelecha1 This project is based on Allted's design CC BY-NC 3.0 It is a popular design known as MPCNC, or "Mostly Printed CNC." Allted hosts a full website (Vicious1) with loads of additional information and details.In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a cheap scalable CNC machine controlled by Ardu...
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 08:13:06 PDT
Level CNC Router Table Via Flycutting and Extra Support http://www.instructables.com/id/Level-CNC-Router-Table-Via-Flycutting-and-Extra-Su/
Level CNC Router Table Via Flycutting and Extra Support - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/VF3J/J76GEPG2/FK2VF3JJ76GEPG2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/VF3J/J76GEPG2/FK2VF3JJ76GEPG2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/VF3J/J76GEPG2/FK2VF3JJ76GEPG2.SMALL.jpg JeremySCook So you just got a new CNC router. These devices are great for creating "stuff" from a variety of materials, even what you have just sitting around, but in order for your Z-axis to be accurate, you need to make sure the bed is level with the cutter's travel. Check and Add Support as Necessary As s...
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Tue, 5 Sep 2017 04:23:33 PDT
Make Your Own CNC Plotter Image http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-CNC-Plotter-Image/
Make Your Own CNC Plotter Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/9L2J/J6WGUXQ0/F7D9L2JJ6WGUXQ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/9L2J/J6WGUXQ0/F7D9L2JJ6WGUXQ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/9L2J/J6WGUXQ0/F7D9L2JJ6WGUXQ0.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable explains how photos may be printed on a CNC plotter with the help of "Processing 3" freeware available from https://processing.org/download/ The finished plots make unique gifts ... especially when framed. Theory The monochrome image, shown in photo 1, comprises rows and rows ...
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 01:35:21 PDT
Using the 4x4' CNC Router at Twin Cities Maker Hackerspace http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-4x4-CNC-Router-at-Twin-Cities-Maker-Hack/
Using the 4x4' CNC Router at Twin Cities Maker Hackerspace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/6GPH/J6QQVH1G/F1Z6GPHJ6QQVH1G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/6GPH/J6QQVH1G/F1Z6GPHJ6QQVH1G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/6GPH/J6QQVH1G/F1Z6GPHJ6QQVH1G.SMALL.jpg jasonwebb In the Instructable we'll run through the basics of operating the hand-made 4x4' CNC machine at the Minneapolis-based Twin Cities Maker hackerspace (also known as the Hack Factory), affectionately named "Chico".If you don't know much about CNC workflows in general, or just want some tips about speci...
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 20:12:39 PDT
How to Make Mini Home Made CNC Machine Arduino+28BJY-48 Stepper Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Mini-Home-Made-CNC-Machine-Arduino28BJ/
How to Make Mini Home Made CNC Machine Arduino+28BJY-48 Stepper Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABEB/J6QQSNPH/FA6ABEBJ6QQSNPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABEB/J6QQSNPH/FA6ABEBJ6QQSNPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABEB/J6QQSNPH/FA6ABEBJ6QQSNPH.SMALL.jpg Mr innovative This is mini CNC have approx 100mm X 100mm plotting are,I have used 28BJY-48 Stepper motor to build this machine this stepper motors drive by L293D Motor shield and arduino. This machine is very easy to build at your own all necessary instructions are provided in post, you can try your own ideas to ...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 23:02:40 PDT
Arduino CNC Laser Enrgaver From DVD Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-CNC-Laser-Enrgaver-From-DVD-Drive/
Arduino CNC Laser Enrgaver From DVD Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/60B0/J6MGBSG6/F8T60B0J6MGBSG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/60B0/J6MGBSG6/F8T60B0J6MGBSG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/60B0/J6MGBSG6/F8T60B0J6MGBSG6.SMALL.jpg How-ToDo Hello everybody, this is project How-ToDo, today I'll show you how I made a laser engraver from old DvD drives. Before we start I have to say that as most of my projects it's easier and probably cheaper to buy same thing from China (Ali or Amazon), and reason of making it by yourself is a process of...
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:16:29 PDT
CNC Data Maps for a Kinesthetic Climate Change Exhibit http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinesthetic-Climate-Change-Exhibit-CNCing-Data-Map/
CNC Data Maps for a Kinesthetic Climate Change Exhibit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/CY4M/J6MG7MR7/FSSCY4MJ6MG7MR7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/CY4M/J6MG7MR7/FSSCY4MJ6MG7MR7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/CY4M/J6MG7MR7/FSSCY4MJ6MG7MR7.SMALL.jpg TaylorSharpe At the SWEET Lab at Portland State University, we’re building interactive exhibits to give students and lab guests a window into our field: Development Engineering. The field is focused on using engineering skills and tools to help solve problems like lack of access to clean drinking water, safe sa...
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:22:49 PDT
Wood Inlays With Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Inlays-With-Fusion-360/
Wood Inlays With Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/ILVN/J6CG5K2D/FF8ILVNJ6CG5K2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/ILVN/J6CG5K2D/FF8ILVNJ6CG5K2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/ILVN/J6CG5K2D/FF8ILVNJ6CG5K2D.SMALL.jpg icecats From fancy guitars to handmade furniture to ornate wooden boxes, wood inlays are both stunning works of art and impressive examples of design that demand the question: how is that done? Traditionally, inlays are the result of careful craftsmanship and hours of tedious cutting and carving. The modern...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 05:27:04 PDT
Build Big Cnc at Home 3x2m http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Big-Cnc-at-Home-3x17m/
Build Big Cnc at Home 3x2m - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/WQCL/J5Y7YLOS/FNZWQCLJ5Y7YLOS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/WQCL/J5Y7YLOS/FNZWQCLJ5Y7YLOS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/WQCL/J5Y7YLOS/FNZWQCLJ5Y7YLOS.SMALL.jpg VladoM So why this should be of any interest of yours? This machine was build without any special tools, basicaly drill, clamps, saw and meter would do. Ofcourse there is more, like drill bits or, taps... but i built thisone without having even a proper table. Machine was designed to use as few part as pos...
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Sun, 6 Aug 2017 09:54:55 PDT
CNC Drawing Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Drawing-Arm/
CNC Drawing Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/5Y8Y/J5X0P97I/FW85Y8YJ5X0P97I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/5Y8Y/J5X0P97I/FW85Y8YJ5X0P97I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/5Y8Y/J5X0P97I/FW85Y8YJ5X0P97I.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable describes an A3 robotic drawing arm that doubles as a plotter.The drawing arm has 2DOF (degrees of freedom) and is made from two stepper motors, a few GT2 timing-belts and pulleys, and some flat aluminium bars. An SG90 servo is used to raise and lower the pen.The metal-work is sim...
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Sat, 5 Aug 2017 21:51:00 PDT
CNC Dual Arm Plotter Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Dual-Arm-Plotter-Version-2/
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Thu, 3 Aug 2017 01:39:51 PDT
Super EZ Spice Racks http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-EZ-Spice-Racks/
Super EZ Spice Racks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/5HDV/J5CQ5YJ1/FIO5HDVJ5CQ5YJ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/5HDV/J5CQ5YJ1/FIO5HDVJ5CQ5YJ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/5HDV/J5CQ5YJ1/FIO5HDVJ5CQ5YJ1.SMALL.jpg luxOthebot Hi team! Hunter here. If you are, like me, somewhat lazy but also enjoy feeling a sense of accomplishment, then is THIS the project for you! The Super EZ Spice Rack takes no time to cut out in CNC, and it's so easy to assemble that you can do it after a couple of glasses of wine, or in the middle of...
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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:18:22 PDT
LuxO's EZ Headboard & Footer http://www.instructables.com/id/LuxOs-EZ-Headboard-Footer/
LuxO's EZ Headboard & Footer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/AMOS/J58FYBZ5/FREAMOSJ58FYBZ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/AMOS/J58FYBZ5/FREAMOSJ58FYBZ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/AMOS/J58FYBZ5/FREAMOSJ58FYBZ5.SMALL.jpg luxOthebot A few weeks ago we posted an Instructable to make a King Size Bed Frame and promised to add the bits with the custom headboard and footer. Well, here it is.This isn't terribly difficult, but will require you to have a CNC machine of sufficient size to cut and maybe some odd router bits to make it w...
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:47:00 PDT
$200 DIY 3D Printer Build http://www.instructables.com/id/200-DIY-3D-Printer-Build/
$200 DIY 3D Printer Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IVUL/J58FOP2Y/F01IVULJ58FOP2Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IVUL/J58FOP2Y/F01IVULJ58FOP2Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IVUL/J58FOP2Y/F01IVULJ58FOP2Y.SMALL.jpg geekrex 3D Printing Technology has been changing the world of quick prototyping and engineering rapidly , Every hobbyist, budding engineer dreams of getting into the technology and use it to make their design better and fast.I was just like you wanted to start 3D Printing always to make my imagination into ...
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:50:24 PDT
Fly Carving Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-DMS/
Fly Carving Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/BG26/J4YG1ISC/FM2BG26J4YG1ISC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/BG26/J4YG1ISC/FM2BG26J4YG1ISC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/BG26/J4YG1ISC/FM2BG26J4YG1ISC.SMALL.jpg davidbowenart This Instructable outlines my research at the Autodesk Pier 9 Workshop on real-time control of CNC machines. As an artist who creates kinetic, robotic, interactive, and data-driven sculpture, my goal was to leverage this research for an installation-based art piece. The purpose of this Instructable,...
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 20:38:54 PDT
How to Make the Perfect Spinner... and Much More http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Perfect-Spinner-and-Much-More/
How to Make the Perfect Spinner... and Much More - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/CUDZ/J4SQF161/FJ1CUDZJ4SQF161.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/CUDZ/J4SQF161/FJ1CUDZJ4SQF161.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/CUDZ/J4SQF161/FJ1CUDZJ4SQF161.SMALL.jpg connorm1440 hello everyone, this is my first instructable so please show mercy.Today I will be guiding you on how to make a cad drawing of a spinner in fusion 360 and 3d printing it. I will also be showing the posabilities of cnc milling your spinner.what you need:- computer that can run fusion 360-3d printer-f...
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Sun, 9 Jul 2017 20:55:45 PDT
Organizer for Screws / Bolts / Nuts / Washers http://www.instructables.com/id/Organizer-for-Screws-Bolts-Nuts-Washers/
Organizer for Screws / Bolts / Nuts / Washers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/TE28/J4SPVJF2/FF0TE28J4SPVJF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/TE28/J4SPVJF2/FF0TE28J4SPVJF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/TE28/J4SPVJF2/FF0TE28J4SPVJF2.SMALL.jpg shatrovmaxim Tired of constantly looking for the right bolts and nuts.I decided to sort them. For this, we need boxes to stack them. You can go and buy ... But this is not our way! :)I apologize for the error, english is not my native language ...Need: - Plywood 4mm, Plywood 6mm- Glue for wood D3All parts were c...
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Fri, 7 Jul 2017 07:39:35 PDT
Vacuum Platen for CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Platen-for-CNC-Router/
Vacuum Platen for CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/K4JD/J4OFY390/F5XK4JDJ4OFY390.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/K4JD/J4OFY390/F5XK4JDJ4OFY390.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/K4JD/J4OFY390/F5XK4JDJ4OFY390.SMALL.jpg geotek A vacuum platen is a great accessory for your CNC router. The platen serves two important purposes. It provides a near perfect flat surface that is true to the X/Y plane of your router. The vacuum pulls the work material tight against the reference surface of the platen. This provides excellent ...
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Thu, 6 Jul 2017 08:58:13 PDT
CNC Etching With the Sun http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Etching-With-the-Sun/
CNC Etching With the Sun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/UHY3/J4OFS3Y0/F01UHY3J4OFS3Y0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/UHY3/J4OFS3Y0/F01UHY3J4OFS3Y0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/UHY3/J4OFS3Y0/F01UHY3J4OFS3Y0.SMALL.jpg drum303 I don't remember who taught me you could burn stuff by focusing the sun's light with a magnifying glass, but I do remember how cool I thought it was. I felt like I was making something out of nothing. Whether it was dried leaves or the unfortunate helpless insect, I loved burning things with a mag...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 18:59:53 PDT
Как Открыть, Разобрать PANASONIC ПЛК FPX - C14R http://www.instructables.com/id/Как-Открыть-Разобрать-PANASONIC-ПЛК-FPX-C14R/
Как Открыть, Разобрать PANASONIC ПЛК FPX - C14R - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/RW4L/J4OFPXEH/F2YRW4LJ4OFPXEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/RW4L/J4OFPXEH/F2YRW4LJ4OFPXEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/RW4L/J4OFPXEH/F2YRW4LJ4OFPXEH.SMALL.jpg Avtomatiziruju Серия FP-XPanasonic ПЛК Серия FP-X очень компактный и источник питания имеют на борту. Они могут быть расширены с «наращиваемыми кассетами» илиС модулями расширения по бокам. Они запрограммированы с FPWIN GR (только Релейно-Контактные Схемы) или с FPWIN PRO программного обеспечения (IL, FBD, РКС, SF...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 07:13:46 PDT
Remote Control Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Airplane/
Remote Control Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/IXCZ/J4OFTSGU/F99IXCZJ4OFTSGU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/IXCZ/J4OFTSGU/F99IXCZJ4OFTSGU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/IXCZ/J4OFTSGU/F99IXCZJ4OFTSGU.SMALL.jpg ajfernandez Hello, Im an architecture student at pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile. This is a project i did for a class using a cnc machine.The great thing about this airplane is that you can switch the wing to a different one, even to a low wing by placing the battery on the top part of the fuselage. Th...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 07:20:00 PDT
Super EZ Mini Cube Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-EZ-Mini-Cube-Shelf/
Super EZ Mini Cube Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/9LB0/J4IPYDWK/FQQ9LB0J4IPYDWK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/9LB0/J4IPYDWK/FQQ9LB0J4IPYDWK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/9LB0/J4IPYDWK/FQQ9LB0J4IPYDWK.SMALL.jpg luxOthebot Super EZ Mini Cube Shelf came to exist when Hunter's girlfriend wanted a variation of our Super EZ Shoe Rack, but with dividers for stacking and keeping pairs together. THE BASICSDimensions*: 38 1/4" wide (97 cm) x 25 1/2" tall (65 cm) x 10" deep (25 cm) Inside Cube Dimensions*: 8 1/2" wide (22 cm...
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 04:34:41 PDT
CNC MOXYP Project, a Step by Step Guide With Files, Approximately $300 Dollars http://www.instructables.com/id/MOXYP-Project-a-Step-by-Step-Guide-With-Files-With/
CNC MOXYP Project, a Step by Step Guide With Files, Approximately $300 Dollars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/F2VL/J4IQ04OD/FW0F2VLJ4IQ04OD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/F2VL/J4IQ04OD/FW0F2VLJ4IQ04OD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/F2VL/J4IQ04OD/FW0F2VLJ4IQ04OD.SMALL.jpg JaimeF11 Hi everyone, I been working on this project for a while and I believe is ready for everyone.This project is meant to be a CNC, however, before I add it a 100 dollar router, I want it to know if it could make an exact drawing with a pen. This way I didn't have to break anything and if a mistake happe...
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 04:29:00 PDT
Laser Cut Stones http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Stones/
Laser Cut Stones - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/2SHI/J4G598IA/FL52SHIJ4G598IA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/2SHI/J4G598IA/FL52SHIJ4G598IA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/2SHI/J4G598IA/FL52SHIJ4G598IA.SMALL.jpg degrooty My parents recently decided to change out our old door lock for a new, keypad-controlled system. However, this new technology renders the practice of hiding a spare key impossible. Instead of making my guests memorize the code, I decided to laser cut the four digit password onto the bottom of a rock...
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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:19:38 PDT
LuxO's Open Joinery 32" Smart Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/LuxOs-Open-Joinery-32-Smart-Mirror/
LuxO's Open Joinery 32" Smart Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/4PL4/J48PX07U/FVV4PL4J48PX07U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/4PL4/J48PX07U/FVV4PL4J48PX07U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/4PL4/J48PX07U/FVV4PL4J48PX07U.SMALL.jpg luxOthebot luxO's Open Joinery 32" Smart Mirror is a cool joinery design that Kasey put together while we were working on the design for our Smart Mirror kit. It looks great, is easy to assemble, easy to CNC and is really unique in its design and approach. We hope you'll like it as much as we do!Features inclu...
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:01:21 PDT
Geneva Wheels À La Carte, to Sgv http://www.instructables.com/id/Geneva-Wheels-À-La-Carte-to-Sgv/
Geneva Wheels À La Carte, to Sgv - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/4M8G/J48PR0AY/FWT4M8GJ48PR0AY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/4M8G/J48PR0AY/FWT4M8GJ48PR0AY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/4M8G/J48PR0AY/FWT4M8GJ48PR0AY.SMALL.gif Edgar What Gizmo maker won't, some day, need a Mechanism that will transform a continuous rotation into a move-pause-move one?That's the Geneva Wheel!And the question is, where do you get a Vector Drawing of the parts, so you can Laser cut/3D print/machine from a template/whatever?I've managed to make the...
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:28:40 PDT
MACH3 4 Input 4 Output Simple Expansion http://www.instructables.com/id/MACH3-4-Input-4-Output-Simple-Expansion/
MACH3 4 Input 4 Output Simple Expansion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/MQHE/J44FYETA/FLEMQHEJ44FYETA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/MQHE/J44FYETA/FLEMQHEJ44FYETA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/MQHE/J44FYETA/FLEMQHEJ44FYETA.SMALL.jpg VladoM This is probably the simplest way how to expand your I/O.I found this cheap very badly described 4 outputs and 4 descrete inputs board on internet.http://www.ebay.com/itm/Modbus-4-road-relay-module...this system uses 485 comunication so you will need some adapter for usb.maybe somethink like this:ht...
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:05:56 PDT
Make a Marker Rack - Desktop Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Marker-Rack-Desktop-Furniture/
Make a Marker Rack - Desktop Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2V50/J3YPNXZ3/FVU2V50J3YPNXZ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2V50/J3YPNXZ3/FVU2V50J3YPNXZ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2V50/J3YPNXZ3/FVU2V50J3YPNXZ3.SMALL.jpg lomo85 Welcome to this instructable. It is about how to make a marker rack to arrange your markers on your desk.To get an overview on this project, watch the Video. https://youtu.be/lvisu0YUSsA This is my first project where I use the CAM from Fusion 360. Maybe this project can also be for you to get start...
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Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:55:46 PDT
CNC Dual Arm Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Dual-Arm-Plotter/
CNC Dual Arm Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/OSO2/J3UF9NGG/FS8OSO2J3UF9NGG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/OSO2/J3UF9NGG/FS8OSO2J3UF9NGG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/OSO2/J3UF9NGG/FS8OSO2J3UF9NGG.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable describes an A4 plotter made from four plastic rulers , two NEMA17 stepping motors, and an SG90 servo pen-lift. The plotting area may be scaled to any size by increasing the length of each arm.The plotter has an on-board interpreter that recognizes the g-code output from "Inkscape...
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Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:52:23 PDT
DIY Fidget Spinner From Cutting Boards / HDPE Plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fidget-Spinner-From-Cutting-Boards-HDPE-Plasti/
DIY Fidget Spinner From Cutting Boards / HDPE Plastic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/XQ0B/J3KFASHQ/F4YXQ0BJ3KFASHQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/XQ0B/J3KFASHQ/F4YXQ0BJ3KFASHQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/XQ0B/J3KFASHQ/F4YXQ0BJ3KFASHQ.SMALL.jpg BoKir At the request of my son, I make a Fidget Spinner and wanted to share this with you. Fidget Spinners is a triangular toy that can be rotated at the fingertips with bearing in the middle. The different types of trick videos featuring these toys have been uploaded to YouTube, while the images that ass...
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 08:27:59 PDT
Modbus Mach3 to Arduino(no Additional Hardware) + Brain Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Modbus-Mach3-to-Arduinono-Additional-Hardware-Brai/
Modbus Mach3 to Arduino(no Additional Hardware) + Brain Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/FUGN/J3EPP01N/FRNFUGNJ3EPP01N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/FUGN/J3EPP01N/FRNFUGNJ3EPP01N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/FUGN/J3EPP01N/FRNFUGNJ3EPP01N.SMALL.jpg VladoM I will describe here how to connect arduino directly to mach3 without any additional hardware.This will not use any modbus library it is just proof of working. You will end up with ability of mach3 to read input pin on arduino. But if this will work for you then adding full modbus library for proper...
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Sun, 4 Jun 2017 05:33:18 PDT
How to Run a Desktop CNC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-CNC-Setup-Operation/
How to Run a Desktop CNC Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/UHQS/IV0AVKV9/F1RUHQSIV0AVKV9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/UHQS/IV0AVKV9/F1RUHQSIV0AVKV9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/UHQS/IV0AVKV9/F1RUHQSIV0AVKV9.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This instructable is a quick guide to desktop CNC milling with an Othermill, a common small-scale machine that's mainly used for making PCB circuit boards. This machine can do everything a larger machine can, it just has a smaller build platform.I have another instructable up on how to make the CAM ...
By: JON-A-TRON

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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 12:15:36 PST
LuxO's EZ Cable Management Nightstands http://www.instructables.com/id/LuxOs-EZ-Cable-Management-Nightstands/
LuxO's EZ Cable Management Nightstands - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/B6OU/J2QF35R1/F3RB6OUJ2QF35R1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/B6OU/J2QF35R1/F3RB6OUJ2QF35R1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/B6OU/J2QF35R1/F3RB6OUJ2QF35R1.SMALL.jpg luxOthebot Have you ever started out your morning by grabbing your phone off your nightstand, and knocking something off the edge with your charger cable? Have you ever ended your night by tipping over your wineglass with your tablet cord? How many times have you lost your laptop charger down in the thin crack...
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Thu, 18 May 2017 09:57:46 PDT
How to Make a 3D CNC CAM Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Milling-CAM-Setup-Fusion-360/
How to Make a 3D CNC CAM Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E1EC/IV0AVMF6/F0HE1ECIV0AVMF6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E1EC/IV0AVMF6/F0HE1ECIV0AVMF6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E1EC/IV0AVMF6/F0HE1ECIV0AVMF6.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This instructable will walk you through the process of taking any 3D surface made in Fusion 360 and making a 3D milling CAM setup to prepare it for a CNC machine. In the CAM workspace, we'll establish the stock (the material to be carved out) dimensions, choose a tool (an end mill in this case), ent...
By: JON-A-TRON

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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 12:23:43 PST