Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 May 2016 12:55:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 Diffuse Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Diffuse-Objects/
Diffuse Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7W0C/IOEM0AKL/FPI7W0CIOEM0AKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7W0C/IOEM0AKL/FPI7W0CIOEM0AKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7W0C/IOEM0AKL/FPI7W0CIOEM0AKL.SMALL.jpg mfranck This is a project that combines digital video with digitally fabricated objects to create luminous, dynamic relief surfaces. It is an extension of a computational and organic aesthetic that I have developed over the last few years of making video work, rendered in the flesh. But rather than becoming...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 10:24:36 PDT
Add Laser Etching Capabilities To A CnC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Laser-Etching-Capabilities-to-a-CnC-Mill/
Add Laser Etching Capabilities To A CnC Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/CQ4J/IOBR3Y2F/FQ9CQ4JIOBR3Y2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/CQ4J/IOBR3Y2F/FQ9CQ4JIOBR3Y2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/CQ4J/IOBR3Y2F/FQ9CQ4JIOBR3Y2F.SMALL.jpg Coiser This Instructable will show you how you can easily add laser etching capabilities to your existing CnC mill. After following this Instructable you will have access to an etching laser as well as a traditional milling spindle. By having both tools incorporated into the same machine your cutting/etc...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 15:18:48 PDT
Flat Pack Tic-Tac-ToeBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-Tic-Tac-ToeBot/
Flat Pack Tic-Tac-ToeBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/XDKL/IO8WBHNS/F1BXDKLIO8WBHNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/XDKL/IO8WBHNS/F1BXDKLIO8WBHNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/XDKL/IO8WBHNS/F1BXDKLIO8WBHNS.SMALL.jpg PaulSS I decided to build this for my son mostly because I wanted to challenge myself and make him something fun, but also because I had left over components after a 3D printer build. How this works is the player will pick a square for the first move and then the computer will makes its selection. The 2 st...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 20:51:35 PDT
CNC Milled Storage Unit SU02 http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milled-Storage-Unit-SU02/
CNC Milled Storage Unit SU02 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/BTTQ/INYU5ZA0/F3MBTTQINYU5ZA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/BTTQ/INYU5ZA0/F3MBTTQINYU5ZA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/BTTQ/INYU5ZA0/F3MBTTQINYU5ZA0.SMALL.jpg thappasahil I along with The Makers of Things setup a makerspace in Riverside school, I designed 3 storage units and a set of low tables.We also wanted to show kids the sort of things you can create with a CNC mill (Shopbot PRS Alpha) and the different types of joineries and assemblies which can be achieved. Th...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 09:52:22 PDT
DIY CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-Router-1/
DIY CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/FLIZ/INUV8WUB/FUTFLIZINUV8WUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/FLIZ/INUV8WUB/FUTFLIZINUV8WUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/FLIZ/INUV8WUB/FUTFLIZINUV8WUB.SMALL.jpg brian_HobbyCNC Building your own 3-Axis CNC router is both fun and educational. This Instructable shows all the steps I followed to make my DIY CNC Router. This is the second one I made, after learning a lot from building the first version.This is a very good router that can be built at a reasonable price using...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 23:01:01 PDT
Carve a State Shaped Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Carve-a-State-Shaped-Cutting-Board/
Carve a State Shaped Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/7COY/INUV3X7J/FBF7COYINUV3X7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/7COY/INUV3X7J/FBF7COYINUV3X7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/7COY/INUV3X7J/FBF7COYINUV3X7J.SMALL.jpg jocomakerspace We've seen these cutting boards around a lot and since we got a new toy -- the Carvey CNC -- we thought we'd show our patrons how to use it. The Carvey is free for anyone to reserve and use at the Johnson County Library's MakerSpace. Bring in your materials, some ideas, and leave happy! Tools and ...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 10:24:53 PDT
Build basic frame for mini pilot plant or CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Basic-Frame-for-Mini-Pilot-Plant-or-CNC/
Build basic frame for mini pilot plant or CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CB8M/INUUZEDU/FXUCB8MINUUZEDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CB8M/INUUZEDU/FXUCB8MINUUZEDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CB8M/INUUZEDU/FXUCB8MINUUZEDU.SMALL.jpg Absolutelyautomation PILOT PLANTS* Este proyecto tambien esta disponible en Español haciendo clic aquiThe vast majority of pilot plants are experimental, this means they could be moved, some of their parts could be changed or modified, or being part of an educative kit and must be disassembled, stored or transported eas...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 21:21:13 PDT
DIY CNC Accessories (Dust Collector, Heatsinks, Feet, Pendant) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-Accessories-Dust-Collector-Heatsinks-Feet-/
DIY CNC Accessories (Dust Collector, Heatsinks, Feet, Pendant) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/H98L/INT6FI0T/FJSH98LINT6FI0T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/H98L/INT6FI0T/FJSH98LINT6FI0T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/H98L/INT6FI0T/FJSH98LINT6FI0T.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I thought I'd share the accessories that I've made for my CNC machine. They get plenty of use and most are easy to make. I used a Dremel 3D printer and a Printrbot Metal to make the 3D printed parts. The CNC is a 3040 machine but I also used a Harbor Freight (Seig) Mini Mill and, of course, I threw...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 10:16:24 PDT
CNC Milled Low Table http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milled-Low-Table/
CNC Milled Low Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/HG12/INM7RGB8/FH4HG12INM7RGB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/HG12/INM7RGB8/FH4HG12INM7RGB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/HG12/INM7RGB8/FH4HG12INM7RGB8.SMALL.jpg thappasahil I along with The Makers of Things setup a makerspace in Riverside school, I designed a set of low tables and some storage units for keeping powered tools and material.We also wanted to show kids the sort of things you can create with a CNC mill (Shopbot PRS Alpha) and the different types of joinerie...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 14:03:12 PDT
Marble Maze http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Maze-4/
Marble Maze - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/DKZZ/INF9GP9X/FWGDKZZINF9GP9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/DKZZ/INF9GP9X/FWGDKZZINF9GP9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/DKZZ/INF9GP9X/FWGDKZZINF9GP9X.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys, today we will learn how to make the popular classic Marble Maze game. It's fun and really easy to make project. Note: This project was originally made by : TJ Christiansen you can find it here We will make it again but we will use different type of wood and different cutting techniques. We...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 03:01:54 PDT
Raspberry Pi CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-CNC-Machine/
Raspberry Pi CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/NJBC/IN35XLOS/FDKNJBCIN35XLOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/NJBC/IN35XLOS/FDKNJBCIN35XLOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/NJBC/IN35XLOS/FDKNJBCIN35XLOS.SMALL.jpg may_colin145 My friend and I thought about building a CNC Machine for a while. But we didn't want it to be just an ordinary CNC Machine. We wanted to make a very unique machine that could have very unique attributes. We set out to make a CNC Machine that could do different types of Machining. For example, routin...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:13:18 PDT
Drawing instructables robot by Mini CNC - Arduino - L293D Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-Instructables-Robot-by-Mini-CNC-Arduino-L2/
Drawing instructables robot by Mini CNC - Arduino - L293D Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/JPDR/INDGJLH8/FMRJPDRINDGJLH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/JPDR/INDGJLH8/FMRJPDRINDGJLH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/JPDR/INDGJLH8/FMRJPDRINDGJLH8.SMALL.jpg insructAbdo Its mini cnc arduino based and shield adafruit Driver motors v1 L293D , Let's Make it ;) Main Video Youtube Do not forget Subscripe in My Channel Youtube , thank you :) :) :) Instructables : http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-CNC-Machine-A...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 18:13:25 PDT
Mini CNC machine Arduino Based & Adafruit Driver Motor L293D v1 & 2*Mini Stepper CD/DVD player #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-CNC-Machine-Arduino-Based-Adafruit-Driver-Mot/
Mini CNC machine Arduino Based & Adafruit Driver Motor L293D v1 & 2*Mini Stepper CD/DVD player #1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/I5V4/IN88N66D/FJ7I5V4IN88N66D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/I5V4/IN88N66D/FJ7I5V4IN88N66D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/I5V4/IN88N66D/FJ7I5V4IN88N66D.SMALL.jpg insructAbdo In this project I will show you how to easily build your own low-cost Arduino Mini CNC Plotter!For X and Y axis we will use stepper motors and rails from two dvd/cd roms! Printing area will be max 4x4cm. The Video In youtube : Parts For this project you will need:- Part list for beginners:-...
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 06:52:56 PDT
CNC Drawing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-CNC/
CNC Drawing Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A0YW/IMS10FC2/F53A0YWIMS10FC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A0YW/IMS10FC2/F53A0YWIMS10FC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/A0YW/IMS10FC2/F53A0YWIMS10FC2.SMALL.jpg SelmaG Hello all and welcome to my first tutorial!Today I am showing you how to design a drawing CNC using as primary Hardware components a Digilent Arty board, DC Motors and RC Servos. Important Note: Because I am currently working on this project I will show you how to build the CNC and how to control it...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 15:55:26 PDT
The Fantastic Plastic CNC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fantastic-Plastic-CNC-Mill/
The Fantastic Plastic CNC Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/OJS8/IMM9592M/F1GOJS8IMM9592M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/OJS8/IMM9592M/F1GOJS8IMM9592M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/OJS8/IMM9592M/F1GOJS8IMM9592M.SMALL.jpg tsi1952 Being a woodworker all my life I welcome the opportunity to explore new materials especially ones machineable with most woodworking tools.I have a friend in the plastics fabrication business that has an endless supply of plastic cutoffs all I needed was a project and yet another opportunity to use m...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 18:41:03 PDT
Curved Kerf Bending Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-Kerf-Bending-Part-2/
Curved Kerf Bending Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/LRCT/IMM974P7/FSTLRCTIMM974P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/LRCT/IMM974P7/FSTLRCTIMM974P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/LRCT/IMM974P7/FSTLRCTIMM974P7.SMALL.jpg Aaron Porterfield This instructable is a continuation of my previous experiments with kerf bending (also known as lattice hinges) seen here http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-laser-bent-wood/I had previously experimented with a variety of lattice hinge patterns to find the optimal geometry for flexibility in a qu...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 22:35:52 PDT
Build Your Own CNC Machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-CNC-Machine-1/
Build Your Own CNC Machine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XBDI/IMJED9BX/FIUXBDIIMJED9BX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XBDI/IMJED9BX/FIUXBDIIMJED9BX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XBDI/IMJED9BX/FIUXBDIIMJED9BX.SMALL.jpg dankozi713 When I first moved to Pittsburgh, I had a serendipitous moment when I walked by a place called TechShop. Many of you may have heard of it but I didn't and the staff was kind enough to give me tour. The place blew my mind and to sweeten the pot, they told me veterans receive a year membership for fre...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 15:27:40 PDT
Drone Design 101 - Part 1 CAD http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Design-101-Part-1-CAD/
Drone Design 101 - Part 1 CAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/QWUB/IMGJCEMJ/F7PQWUBIMGJCEMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/QWUB/IMGJCEMJ/F7PQWUBIMGJCEMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/QWUB/IMGJCEMJ/F7PQWUBIMGJCEMJ.SMALL.jpg thrillagorilla Build! Fly! Compete!Aerial Sports League Founder / Chief Designer and Autodesk Expert Elite, Eli DElia, walks you step by step through the basic principles and techniques of First Person Video (FPV) drone racer design. Be sure to watch the attached 15 minute Drone Design 101 CAD video tutorial. Then...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 20:10:48 PDT
Hacking the omx files from OMAX Intelli-CAM™ for the OMAX Waterjet http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-Omx-Files-From-OMAX-Intelli-CAM-for-th/
Hacking the omx files from OMAX Intelli-CAM™ for the OMAX Waterjet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/8XYQ/IMCFBFNY/FJB8XYQIMCFBFNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/8XYQ/IMCFBFNY/FJB8XYQIMCFBFNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/8XYQ/IMCFBFNY/FJB8XYQIMCFBFNY.SMALL.gif jimmychion This is a very technical instructable aimed at those who are not getting what they want from OMAX Intelli-CAM™, the provided CAM software for OMAX waterjets with A-jets (5-axis heads). Luckily, Intelli-CAM™ is only necessary when doing 5-axis cuts.Here's how the software should work, on a high level...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 01:17:20 PDT
Mechanical Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Pi/
Mechanical Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG9E/I6EXJP48/F4ZMG9EI6EXJP48.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG9E/I6EXJP48/F4ZMG9EI6EXJP48.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG9E/I6EXJP48/F4ZMG9EI6EXJP48.SMALL.jpg FlorianB As part of the semester topic „Techno Legacy“ David and I decided to focus on pocket calculators.These devices become more and more irrelevant due to the universal integration of their functionality into major digital devices, primarily smartphones. While doing some research on calculators and mathe...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 05:00:17 PST
Mini arduino Plotter without a servo motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-Plotter-Without-a-Servo-Motor/
Mini arduino Plotter without a servo motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GVNN/ILIAWNT3/F3EGVNNILIAWNT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GVNN/ILIAWNT3/F3EGVNNILIAWNT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GVNN/ILIAWNT3/F3EGVNNILIAWNT3.SMALL.jpg TunMaker In this project I will show you how to turn two old DVD-drives into a mini plotter.this project is simple and easy to do and makes a good practice if you want to make a real CNC machine(this is why i started this project to prepare my self for a bigger CNC),you get to drive stepper motors and conver...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 04:16:50 PST
RIPCUT Series http://www.instructables.com/id/RIPCUT-Series/
RIPCUT Series - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/JZ6I/ILCHDLB9/FUSJZ6IILCHDLB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/JZ6I/ILCHDLB9/FUSJZ6IILCHDLB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/JZ6I/ILCHDLB9/FUSJZ6IILCHDLB9.SMALL.jpg PATHfab A rip cut is a fundamental type of cut in wood parallel to its grain structure. Because the three projects in this series incorporate bending and twisting of their wood members (stressing the wood structure) to give them form, they all share the need for a consistent parallel grain and thus the rip...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 09:58:01 PST
Mini Traceur Arduino - Mini CNC Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Traceur-Arduino-Mini-CNC-Plotter/
Mini Traceur Arduino - Mini CNC Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/EY9G/IL2640T5/F05EY9GIL2640T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/EY9G/IL2640T5/F05EY9GIL2640T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/EY9G/IL2640T5/F05EY9GIL2640T5.SMALL.jpg projetsdiy Ce projet est basé sur le projet d'ardumotive. L'objectif est de proposer un kit d'éléments de structure permettant un assemblage plus facile d'un Mini Traceur (CNC Plotter) à base d'Arduino Uno en recyclant 2 anciens lecteurs de DVD. Ce kit résout également la réalisation du support crayon qui peut...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 18:27:42 PST
How to Carve Liquid Plywood Patterns http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Carve-Liquid-Plywood-Patterns/
How to Carve Liquid Plywood Patterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/T5XN/IKWV8FWY/FB9T5XNIKWV8FWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/T5XN/IKWV8FWY/FB9T5XNIKWV8FWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/T5XN/IKWV8FWY/FB9T5XNIKWV8FWY.SMALL.jpg baneling-bust In this tutorial I am going to beshowing you a method that I have found works really well for carving wave relief patterns into plywood.What is a wave relief pattern and why would I want one? It is a relief pattern carved into a material that is formed by simulating a wave and then projecting it int...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 11:34:11 PST
How To Use MDX-20 For Making Molds http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-MDX-20-for-Making-Molds/
How To Use MDX-20 For Making Molds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/1WPQ/IKOCVPV0/FAQ1WPQIKOCVPV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/1WPQ/IKOCVPV0/FAQ1WPQIKOCVPV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/1WPQ/IKOCVPV0/FAQ1WPQIKOCVPV0.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hi everyone,This is a compilation of basic tips and instructions on how to use MDX-20. Although it is an old deprecated machine but it still has many capabilities one of which is making molds.How does molding machine work?Molding machines are at heart considered milling machines (similar to CNC mach...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 04:22:02 PST
Machine Inscriptions http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-Inscriptions/
Machine Inscriptions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/PA6J/IICCX1RZ/F9MPA6JIICCX1RZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/PA6J/IICCX1RZ/F9MPA6JIICCX1RZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/PA6J/IICCX1RZ/F9MPA6JIICCX1RZ.SMALL.jpg PATHfab Typically, CNC programmed toolpathing is aimed at removing material in the quickest or most efficient manner - aspects which are essential when trying to streamline workflow and produce parts for production. CNC machining also allows for extremely high levels of finish - on a range of complicated pa...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 16:58:06 PST
LINEA Waterjet Studies http://www.instructables.com/id/LINEA-Waterjet-Studies/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 12:57:45 PST
CNC Laser Cutter Journey http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Laser-Cutter-Journey/
CNC Laser Cutter Journey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/AZXJ/IKCXAMZ6/FYRAZXJIKCXAMZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/AZXJ/IKCXAMZ6/FYRAZXJIKCXAMZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/AZXJ/IKCXAMZ6/FYRAZXJIKCXAMZ6.SMALL.jpg Arno1978 I want to share with you the journey had had , creating my very own CNC laser cutter.This projects is about 2 years in the making, due to research and development, and spending allot of time on www.instructables.com it took me a bit longer than anticipated , but I finally decided to start buildin...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 04:53:26 PST
CNC Egg Shell Engraving http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Egg-Shell-Engraving/
CNC Egg Shell Engraving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/0EHW/IK7BZYNF/F4W0EHWIK7BZYNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/0EHW/IK7BZYNF/F4W0EHWIK7BZYNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/0EHW/IK7BZYNF/F4W0EHWIK7BZYNF.SMALL.jpg uvvvvw This is a CNC egg shell hollow out engraving procedure. ​​Prepare a pic Get a image from the net or create your own image. Compress the height of the pic to about 77% of original The aim is to compensate the image distortion from flat surface to curve surface. Sort out the sharp corners from...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 02:53:21 PST
1:10 stop motion Ice cream van http://www.instructables.com/id/110-Stop-Motion-Ice-Cream-Van/
1:10 stop motion Ice cream van - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/KBM0/IKA2F4I4/FSMKBM0IKA2F4I4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/KBM0/IKA2F4I4/FSMKBM0IKA2F4I4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/KBM0/IKA2F4I4/FSMKBM0IKA2F4I4.SMALL.jpg abmodelmaking Are you making a very specific stop motion film that revolves around an ice cream van? Well good news! Here's how to make one! I made this at university for a project which meant I had access to a great deal of machines and facilities making for a particularly interesting and varied build.Equipment:...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 08:58:39 PST
Custom Wooden Train Track X-crossing http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Train-Track-X-crossing/
Custom Wooden Train Track X-crossing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/MJOB/IK5PUPJD/FLAMJOBIK5PUPJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/MJOB/IK5PUPJD/FLAMJOBIK5PUPJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/MJOB/IK5PUPJD/FLAMJOBIK5PUPJD.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm Our wood train set from Ikea, the Lillabo, doesn't come with any x-crossing pieces. Other sets with x-crossing pieces are probably compatible, but I choose to make an x-crossing piece myself. I did this both to familiarize myself with the workflow of design in Fusion to making on the Othermill, and ...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 10:08:11 PST
Photography Light Box Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Light-Box-Tent/
Photography Light Box Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/2KUP/IJSV0BYH/FXG2KUPIJSV0BYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/2KUP/IJSV0BYH/FXG2KUPIJSV0BYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/2KUP/IJSV0BYH/FXG2KUPIJSV0BYH.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran If you are an enthusiast photographer, you probably havetried couple of lightning techniques before. One of the most common tools that product photographers use is the photography tent which we will make in this project. For the 2D-design we will be using Inkscape because it’s free and easy to use s...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 03:02:14 PST
DIY TV LIFT: Mechanics http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-TV-LIFT-Mechanics/
DIY TV LIFT: Mechanics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/CDGY/IJKCIJMA/FW1CDGYIJKCIJMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/CDGY/IJKCIJMA/FW1CDGYIJKCIJMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/CDGY/IJKCIJMA/FW1CDGYIJKCIJMA.SMALL.jpg SharinganSilos This TV lift was made out of materials that I happened to have on hand. The mischief that follows would not have happened had it been planned. The lift uses Makerslide, Shapeoko V1 End Plates, an Arduino Uno, a 425oz stepper and a 4.5A Stepper Driver. It currently runs using GRBL on an Arduino Uno f...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 15:38:47 PST
Arduino Laser Engraver Wood Design! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Engraver-Wood-Design/
Arduino Laser Engraver Wood Design! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/A3JV/IJIX6U15/FD8A3JVIJIX6U15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/A3JV/IJIX6U15/FD8A3JVIJIX6U15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/A3JV/IJIX6U15/FD8A3JVIJIX6U15.SMALL.jpg MichielD99 Hi everybody, my name is Michiel and I am going to show you how to make an awesome looking laser engraver!A couple of months ago, there was a CNC challenge here at instructables, while checking out the entries of that contest, I saw some pretty cool engraving machines and I thought: "Why shouldn't I...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:26:40 PST
A Smarter Way to Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Smarter-Way-to-Mill/
A Smarter Way to Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/VRDP/IJEKKJUZ/F6LVRDPIJEKKJUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/VRDP/IJEKKJUZ/F6LVRDPIJEKKJUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/VRDP/IJEKKJUZ/F6LVRDPIJEKKJUZ.SMALL.jpg JenniferBerry Just because you have the best, most expensive state of the art tools doesn't make you rockstar. And just because you don't have access to the most expensive state of the art tools doesn't mean you can't be a rockstar. Standard Milling is Stupid Standard milling in a router takes too long and i...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 16:57:12 PST
Intel Galileo controlled cnc plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Galileo-Controlled-Cnc-Plotter/
Intel Galileo controlled cnc plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/6ZIA/IJBPMP7D/F2B6ZIAIJBPMP7D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/6ZIA/IJBPMP7D/F2B6ZIAIJBPMP7D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/6ZIA/IJBPMP7D/F2B6ZIAIJBPMP7D.SMALL.jpg bscullion This is just a short intro as to how I went about building CNC plotter. most of this is built using old printer and scanner parts or parts that can be easily found at a hardware store.If I left anything out just leave a comment. I built this for my final year project in college and looking back i re...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 14:15:16 PST
CNC FROM SCRAP http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-FROM-SCRAP/
CNC FROM SCRAP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/CCG0/IIXFDU0G/FKFCCG0IIXFDU0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/CCG0/IIXFDU0G/FKFCCG0IIXFDU0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/CCG0/IIXFDU0G/FKFCCG0IIXFDU0G.SMALL.jpg zainm2 "DO IGNORE SOME SPELLING MISTAKES IF YOU SEE ANY "FOR MORE DETAILS DO CONTACT ME HERE ZAIN. Any one can create a CNC it easy and the possibility of changing it to a different machine are tremendous, by this I mean that you can change the machines tool to perform a different task for example LASER CU...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 09:12:49 PST
Homebuilt (DIY) CNC router - Arduino based (GRBL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homebuilt-DIY-CNC-Router-Arduino-Based-GRBL/
Homebuilt (DIY) CNC router - Arduino based (GRBL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BVO5/IJHHLUFP/FWIBVO5IJHHLUFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BVO5/IJHHLUFP/FWIBVO5IJHHLUFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BVO5/IJHHLUFP/FWIBVO5IJHHLUFP.SMALL.jpg Azielaan015 Already for a few months or even years, I was planning to build my own CNC milling machine. Now I decided it was time to do it! I read a lot about other DIY projects and in the end I liked the design from the Arduino CNC intstructable that I found here. Although the dimensions were unclear and the p...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 12:01:37 PST
Origami Furniture Case Study: A Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Furniture-Case-Study-a-Table/
Origami Furniture Case Study: A Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/02HR/II4WNF7R/FBO02HRII4WNF7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/02HR/II4WNF7R/FBO02HRII4WNF7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/02HR/II4WNF7R/FBO02HRII4WNF7R.SMALL.jpg michael.cobb.1610092 This "Origami Table" represents further refinements on the fabrication techniques developed for the preceding folded plate chair Instructable. Unlike the preceding chair design, this table needed to be stiff enough to comfortably seat a glass of water or write a letter. I tried a couple physical pr...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 18:25:59 PST
Raspberry Pi CNC case http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-CNC-Case/
Raspberry Pi CNC case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/I7CI/II21RV3J/FI0I7CIII21RV3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/I7CI/II21RV3J/FI0I7CIII21RV3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/I7CI/II21RV3J/FI0I7CIII21RV3J.SMALL.jpg Christian Sonntag I will show you how i made my first woodworking project on my diy cnc machine. It is a wood case (8mm ply wood) with wood joints for a Raspberry Pi equipped with an Protoneer CNC shield (arduino nano, power supply, stepper drivers). Generate a basic box shape with wood joints First of all i used ...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 08:09:45 PST
Mr.Engraver : The Desktop Laser Engraving Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/MrEngraver-the-Desktop-Laser-Engraving-Machine/
Mr.Engraver : The Desktop Laser Engraving Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/WPXI/IHZ4T46L/FVSWPXIIHZ4T46L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/WPXI/IHZ4T46L/FVSWPXIIHZ4T46L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/WPXI/IHZ4T46L/FVSWPXIIHZ4T46L.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Meet "Mr.Engraver" ! The DIY portable desktop laser engraving machine. The Engraver can engrave on wood and plastic, Cut through foam sheets and paper. The machine can be used to do tons of creative work, the only limit is Imagination (besides the work area).The work area of Mr-Engraver is 38mm x 38...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 12:01:17 PST
Cymatic water tank visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cymatic-water-tank-visualizer/
Cymatic water tank visualizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/X2AH/IHAYF8D3/F01X2AHIHAYF8D3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/X2AH/IHAYF8D3/F01X2AHIHAYF8D3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/X2AH/IHAYF8D3/F01X2AHIHAYF8D3.SMALL.jpg space13 The cymatic water tank visualizer takes any sound or data in the form of sound files, and plays them through deep bass "Buttkicker" speakers to vibrate a tank full of water. Different frequencies excite different modes of vibration of the tank and cause different kinds of patterns in the water.Highe...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 19:17:18 PST
CNC Strategies for Machining Helical Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Strategies-for-Machining-Helical-Shapes/
CNC Strategies for Machining Helical Shapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/HLM0/IHF8R98Z/FPYHLM0IHF8R98Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/HLM0/IHF8R98Z/FPYHLM0IHF8R98Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/HLM0/IHF8R98Z/FPYHLM0IHF8R98Z.SMALL.jpg 000jeremy Helical shapes pose a particularly intense challenge for CNC machining. Revolving undercuts and issues fixturing irregular curved volumes test the mettle of even the most experienced of machinists. Small scale CNC machined helical parts are typically fabricated with machines offering a continuousl...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 12:23:43 PST
Definity Collection and DMS One tool One setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Definity-Collection-and-DMS-One-tool-One-setup/
Definity Collection and DMS One tool One setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/5ZFF/IGS9JCMD/FAO5ZFFIGS9JCMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/5ZFF/IGS9JCMD/FAO5ZFFIGS9JCMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/5ZFF/IGS9JCMD/FAO5ZFFIGS9JCMD.SMALL.jpg Aminimal We used this setup to make your Definity CollectionIn this tutorial for the DMS 5 axis CNC, We wanted to explore the possible way to setup the machine for one tool and one setup, so that 5/6 sides of a cube can be approached by the bit. Measure the tools and clearance of dust collector To get a f...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 17:49:22 PST
Quick n fast press brake http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-n-fast-press-brake/
Quick n fast press brake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/K1BG/IGQFZGPB/F63K1BGIGQFZGPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/K1BG/IGQFZGPB/F63K1BGIGQFZGPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/K1BG/IGQFZGPB/F63K1BGIGQFZGPB.SMALL.jpg tkamsker Because of bad luck with our china press brake We decided to do an fast hack. Because we do CNC Mill and Lathes we are well equipped. So you need A Mill, Lathe, Welding tool drills gear cutter and youre done but it was great fun Make a plan and collect needed items We do CNC Mill housing using...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 12:34:44 PST
Halloween Tombstones http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Tombstones-1/
Halloween Tombstones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/0K71/IGM5MJ8I/F2M0K71IGM5MJ8I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/0K71/IGM5MJ8I/F2M0K71IGM5MJ8I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/0K71/IGM5MJ8I/F2M0K71IGM5MJ8I.SMALL.jpg MonoLoco Workshop Need some tombstones for Halloween but don't want to have the same ones as your neighbors? Make your own by following this tutorial and be the talk of the neighborhood. Get & Prepare Your Tools and Materials For my materials, I used one inch thick foam hardboard insulation that I picked up from t...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 09:27:21 PST
Frankenstein Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankenstein-Laser-Engraver/
Frankenstein Laser Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/CIBP/HGG4HOP0/F3UCIBPHGG4HOP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/CIBP/HGG4HOP0/F3UCIBPHGG4HOP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/CIBP/HGG4HOP0/F3UCIBPHGG4HOP0.SMALL.jpg ianmcmill This Frankenstein Laser Cutter was built out of an old scanner and printer. The whole thing evolved around the instructable of Groover and his 'Pocket Laser Engraver'. This is a Making-Of. Although a lot, if not everything, of the mechnical construction requires ingenuity I tried to document the ...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 06:47:17 PDT
DIY X Y Z Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-X-Y-Z-Axis-Slide-CNC-for-Homemade-Wood-Metal-M/
DIY X Y Z Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/L2S8/IFPONI2U/F6PL2S8IFPONI2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/L2S8/IFPONI2U/F6PL2S8IFPONI2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/L2S8/IFPONI2U/F6PL2S8IFPONI2U.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY X Y Z Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill LatheMore Step by Step Homemade Mini Lathe DIY Wood Milling CNC Router here:I tried to upgrade to X axis but wasn't happy with the results, so I decided to make a new X axis with aluminium alloy and Linear Motion Guide RailX axis raw materia...
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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 07:03:25 PDT
VOX Amp (Inspired) Keychain Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/VOX-Amp-Inspired-Keychain-Holder/
VOX Amp (Inspired) Keychain Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/PAX3/IFBCRM65/FXMPAX3IFBCRM65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/PAX3/IFBCRM65/FXMPAX3IFBCRM65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/PAX3/IFBCRM65/FXMPAX3IFBCRM65.SMALL.jpg stangtime This was a fun little project using a small 3040 CNC, some pine shelving, and a few jacks and plugs ordered online. The design for the vintage VOX amp was prepared in Inkscape. The actually toolpaths were defined within a free program called Jscut at Jscut.org. Finishing of the wood was super sim...
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 12:24:40 PDT
How to Mill a circuit board with a Stepcraft Mill and EagleCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Mill-a-circuit-board-with-a-Stepcraft-Mill-/
How to Mill a circuit board with a Stepcraft Mill and EagleCAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/90N6/IF6NN3O2/FKC90N6IF6NN3O2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/90N6/IF6NN3O2/FKC90N6IF6NN3O2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/90N6/IF6NN3O2/FKC90N6IF6NN3O2.SMALL.jpg kinasmith In this tutorial, we are going to be using EagleCAD, a PCB design tool, to generate toolpaths for fabricating circuit boards using a Stepcraft CNC Mill (or any other CNC mill that accepts standard G-code). Through this tutorial, I am going to assume a familiarity with EagleCAD and with basic CNC ope...
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:16:54 PDT