Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc - cnc http://www.instructables.com Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:22:56 PST BLOX v1.01 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
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. CAD des...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 08:58:39 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
Machine Control on a Budget - Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-Control-on-a-Budget-Part-2/
Machine Control on a Budget - Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/632A/IJRHONO4/F4S632AIJRHONO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/632A/IJRHONO4/F4S632AIJRHONO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/632A/IJRHONO4/F4S632AIJRHONO4.SMALL.jpg MacBob This is an update on my progress upgrading my MaxNC-10 desktop milling machine - refer to my earlier post "Machine Control On a Budget".The pictured MaxNC-10 is back in production - visit maxnc.net!. It was off the market for a while after the previous business owners retired. However, the MaxNC mac...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 18:28:51 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
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
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
2.5D workflow: Inventor to Shopbot http://www.instructables.com/id/25D-Workflow-Inventor-to-Shopbot/
2.5D workflow: Inventor to Shopbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ZYT6/IJEKK54K/FHFZYT6IJEKK54K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ZYT6/IJEKK54K/FHFZYT6IJEKK54K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ZYT6/IJEKK54K/FHFZYT6IJEKK54K.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar This Instructable will teach you basic 2.5D milling techniques in Autodesk Inventor HSM, from setup through post processing for a Shopbot CNC router. This is a great workflow for beginners to CNC who want to practice CAM programming before embarking on their own designs. Using the Inventor model pro...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 15:05:59 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
Autodesk Inventor HSM to Shopbot workflow http://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-Inventor-HSM-to-Shopbot-Workflow-25D-Mill/
Autodesk Inventor HSM to Shopbot workflow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/GUYO/IIRTQCUT/FNVGUYOIIRTQCUT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/GUYO/IIRTQCUT/FNVGUYOIIRTQCUT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/GUYO/IIRTQCUT/FNVGUYOIIRTQCUT.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar This Instructable outlines a logical workflow from model design in Autodesk Inventor HSM to post processing G-code for the Shopbot CNC router. If you're interested in using this workflow for your own project, especially if you'd like more help with the HSM CAM (High Speed Machining) steps--like Setu...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 13:19:37 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
My 3rd Homemade CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/My-3rd-Homemade-CNC/
My 3rd Homemade CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/HB9L/IINF6S3N/FIJHB9LIINF6S3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/HB9L/IINF6S3N/FIJHB9LIINF6S3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/HB9L/IINF6S3N/FIJHB9LIINF6S3N.SMALL.jpg Nazir Naseer Hi friends here is my 3rd CNC machine. for more pics and videos visit my blog thanks.:)http://myhomemadecnc.blogspot.com/ Hi friends here is my 3rd CNC machine. visit my blog for more pics and videos. thanks. http://myhomemadecnc.blogspot.com/
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 06:57:08 PST
LINEA Waterjet Studies http://www.instructables.com/id/LINEA-Waterjet-Studies/
LINEA Waterjet Studies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/CSER/IIGC2UVH/FP5CSERIIGC2UVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/CSER/IIGC2UVH/FP5CSERIIGC2UVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/CSER/IIGC2UVH/FP5CSERIIGC2UVH.SMALL.jpg PATHfab Materials come together all around us; on the furniture we sit in, in the products we use, and within the spaces we inhabit - interacting by way of joints, overlaps, reveals and so forth. In their simplest form, these intersections are revealed as single lines. These studies use the interface, betwe...
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 12:57:45 PST
Teaching Touch With Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Teaching-Touch-With-Robot/
Teaching Touch With Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/Z8I8/IIGC84CN/FZBZ8I8IIGC84CN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/Z8I8/IIGC84CN/FZBZ8I8IIGC84CN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/Z8I8/IIGC84CN/FZBZ8I8IIGC84CN.SMALL.jpg morganrauscher I have been building sculpture for over ten years and I have observed the evolution of machining technology go from hand-tools to power tools and CNC milling to 3D desktop object printing. These ‘making machines’ have formed a physical gap between my hands and the materials I sculpt, and I see this ...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 10:48:19 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
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
Cavity wall's socket repair (SocketCncFix) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cavity-walls-socket-repair-SocketCncFix/
Cavity wall's socket repair (SocketCncFix) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/MU76/IHQ6089I/F17MU76IHQ6089I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/MU76/IHQ6089I/F17MU76IHQ6089I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/MU76/IHQ6089I/F17MU76IHQ6089I.SMALL.jpg kabelbaum256 Cut the enclosed c-shape from plywood to reinforce the edge of a torn out socket hole in a cavity wall. Suitable for holes of 68mm and mainly for single sockets. Cut c-shape Find a Laser-cutting service or CNC-milling machine service or anything to cut the c-shape from solid plywood, around 5mm t...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 12:05:11 PST
ShopBot Introduction http://www.instructables.com/id/ShopBot-Introduction/
ShopBot Introduction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/S8BU/IHM9OJHF/FE0S8BUIHM9OJHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/S8BU/IHM9OJHF/FE0S8BUIHM9OJHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/S8BU/IHM9OJHF/FE0S8BUIHM9OJHF.SMALL.jpg nazdorovia We are building hexagonal “tchotchke shelves” with a small engraving. This tutorial assumes a basic understanding of the ShopBot and the design is ready to cut (i.e. you have finished your design in Aspire and designated tool paths). We begin by actually exporting the calculated tool paths from Aspi...
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:10:37 PST
3040 CNC Engraver / Mill Motor Heatsinks http://www.instructables.com/id/3040-CNC-Motor-Heatsinks/
3040 CNC Engraver / Mill Motor Heatsinks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/GCOC/IHMBTDNU/FZEGCOCIHMBTDNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/GCOC/IHMBTDNU/FZEGCOCIHMBTDNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/GCOC/IHMBTDNU/FZEGCOCIHMBTDNU.SMALL.jpg rjkorn Last year I got a 3040 CNC machine. It's worked pretty well over the past year. The only thing that bothered me was that the motors got pretty warm on very long jobs....You only need three things. Heat sinks, Thermal Grease and Dryer Hose ClampsI looked around and found some pretty cheap ($1.25) sq...
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:28:37 PST
Getting Started With Indexed 4th Axis Milling http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Indexed-4th-Axis-Milling/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:54:58 PST
The Name Drawing CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Name-Drawing-CNC/
The Name Drawing CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/3GF2/IHXREHOY/FKX3GF2IHXREHOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/3GF2/IHXREHOY/FKX3GF2IHXREHOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/3GF2/IHXREHOY/FKX3GF2IHXREHOY.SMALL.jpg nbarrow This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com). With that in mind, the end result of this project is a CNC that is completely capable of being run off of GRBL, but to satisfy the requirements of the co...
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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 23:34:12 PST
Shopbot Crosshair Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopbot-Crosshair-Laser/
Shopbot Crosshair Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WXRA/IGY25ZB9/FP7WXRAIGY25ZB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WXRA/IGY25ZB9/FP7WXRAIGY25ZB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WXRA/IGY25ZB9/FP7WXRAIGY25ZB9.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Background: Many many Shopbot users that I talked agreed that they would like to have a laser light dot or cross hair just like all laser printers do. Two of the most common uses of the laser light is to align the cutter to the part center, reference or origin points. and to follow the laser li...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 12:32:20 PST
CNC Strategies for Machining Helical Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Strategies-for-Machining-Helical-Shapes/
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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
DIY Y Axis Slide Stage for Homemade Milling Lathe CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Y-Axis-Slide-Stage-for-Homemade-Milling-Lathe-/
DIY Y Axis Slide Stage for Homemade Milling Lathe CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/8HBB/IGPIXDKV/FNC8HBBIGPIXDKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/8HBB/IGPIXDKV/FNC8HBBIGPIXDKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/8HBB/IGPIXDKV/FNC8HBBIGPIXDKV.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Y Axis Slide Stage for Homemade Milling Lathe CNC MachineCompound Milling and Drilling Slide Table ApplicationsHeavy duty side used for all types of positioning, milling, drilling, optical viewing and staging.Adjustable base for small jig boring and precision cut-off operations.Small graduated d...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 01:22:48 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
Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY XYZ Axis Slide CNC by Aluminium Alloy http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Mill-Router-DIY-XYZ-Axis-Slide-CNC-b/
Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY XYZ Axis Slide CNC by Aluminium Alloy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/E8W1/IGJR3OC9/F9HE8W1IGJR3OC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/E8W1/IGJR3OC9/F9HE8W1IGJR3OC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/E8W1/IGJR3OC9/F9HE8W1IGJR3OC9.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY XYZ Axis Slide CNC by Aluminium Alloy 6061Specification:Spindle Ozito or Dremel Rotary hand tools ( Ozito Rotary tools 170 Watt 12000 rpm )Z Axis Travel 250 mmY Axis Travel 100 mmX Axis Tavel 150 mmBed make by Aluminium Alloy 12 mm x 150 mm x 300 mmIt is very nice work...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 07:08:17 PST
Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY X Axis Slide CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Mill-Router-DIY-X-Axis-Slide-CNC/
Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY X Axis Slide CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/7IBT/IGHVAP7L/FB67IBTIGHVAP7L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/7IBT/IGHVAP7L/FB67IBTIGHVAP7L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/7IBT/IGHVAP7L/FB67IBTIGHVAP7L.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY Y Axis Slide CNCSpecification:X Trvel 150 mmMaterial:1 pcs aluminium alloy 300 mm x 125 mm x 12mm for bed 1 pcs aluminium alloy 150 mm x 150 mm x 12mm for top 2 pcs aluminium alloy 125 mm x 45 mm x 20 mm for hold linear Slide Motion2 Pcs SC20UU 20mm Long Aluminum Linear...
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 07:45:14 PST
Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY Z Axis Slide CNC Complette XYZ Axis http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Mill-Router-DIY-Z-Axis-Slide-CNC-Com/
Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY Z Axis Slide CNC Complette XYZ Axis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/AZ3M/IGJAR6EA/FLPAZ3MIGJAR6EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/AZ3M/IGJAR6EA/FLPAZ3MIGJAR6EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/AZ3M/IGJAR6EA/FLPAZ3MIGJAR6EA.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Mini Mill Router DIY Y Axis Slide CNCSpecification: Z Axis Trvel 250 mm with Hand Wheel DIYY Axis Trvel 150 mmX Axis Trvel 100 mm More Good Projects Homemade Nice Work for DIY Handmade here:Material: 2 Linear Bearing Flange Type/Linear Bushing Flange Type 25 mm2 pcs 400 mm 25mm Shaft Long H...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 08:39:28 PST
​DIY Y Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Mini Mill Router http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Y-Axis-Slide-CNC-for-Homemade-Mini-Mill-Router/
​DIY Y Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Mini Mill Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/Y59R/IJYUODRR/F8YY59RIJYUODRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/Y59R/IJYUODRR/F8YY59RIJYUODRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/Y59R/IJYUODRR/F8YY59RIJYUODRR.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Y Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Mini Mill Router by aluminium alloy Homemade mini Milling DIY X Y Z Slide CNC Drill Home Built Lathe Router MachineMaterial:1 pcs aluminium alloy 300 mm x 150 mm x 12mm for bed1 pcs aluminium alloy 122 mm x 300 mm x 12mm for X axis2 Pcs SC20UU 20mm Long Aluminum Lin...
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 07:58:20 PDT
Homemade X Y Z Axis Slide for DIY CNC Router Milling http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-X-Y-Z-Axis-Slide-for-DIY-CNC-Router-Milli/
Homemade X Y Z Axis Slide for DIY CNC Router Milling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/HFWW/IGC3EZCC/F6BHFWWIGC3EZCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/HFWW/IGC3EZCC/F6BHFWWIGC3EZCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/HFWW/IGC3EZCC/F6BHFWWIGC3EZCC.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade X Y Z Axis Slide for DIY CNC Router MillingHomemade mini Milling DIY X Y Z Slide CNC Drill Home Built Lathe Router MachinePerfect to fit the most critical part of your home made or professional CNC project. More Good Projects Homemade Nice Work for DIY Handmade here:More economic, more prec...
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 10:06:23 PDT
DIY XYZ Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Mini Milling Router Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-XYZ-Axis-Slide-CNC-for-Homemade-Mini-Milling-R/
DIY XYZ Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Mini Milling Router Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/80IF/IFWTWFJX/F5P80IFIFWTWFJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/80IF/IFWTWFJX/F5P80IFIFWTWFJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/80IF/IFWTWFJX/F5P80IFIFWTWFJX.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY XYZ Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Mini Milling Router MillMore Homemade mini Milling DIY X Y Z Slide CNC Drill Home Built Lathe Router Machine2 pcs 20mm x 300 mm linear shaft Cylinder Liner Rail Linear Shaft axis cnc parts2 pcs SC20UU SCS8UU 20 mm Linear Motion Ball Bearing Slide Bushing Linear Sh...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 06:54:25 PDT
Passive Phone Speaker - A CNC Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Passive-Phone-Speaker-A-CNC-Project/
Passive Phone Speaker - A CNC Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2VW6/IFR41GQ6/FVU2VW6IFR41GQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2VW6/IFR41GQ6/FVU2VW6IFR41GQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2VW6/IFR41GQ6/FVU2VW6IFR41GQ6.SMALL.jpg stangtime This was a fun and pretty easy project. The speaker is made from inexpensive pine shelving. The design was created in Inkscape just using circles and rectangles. Once the design was made the files were saved as .svgs and then opened up in a program called Jscut at Jscut.org for tool paths. The a...
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 18:54:21 PDT
Simple CNC board game using CAD software (AHS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-CNC-board-game-using-CAD-software/
Simple CNC board game using CAD software (AHS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/47RL/IFO99NOL/FGQ47RLIFO99NOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/47RL/IFO99NOL/FGQ47RLIFO99NOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/47RL/IFO99NOL/FGQ47RLIFO99NOL.SMALL.jpg jfurin This step by step guide will go over how to machine a small project on a Techno-isel CNC router. Created by the students of Anacortes High School Converting CAD document to Stl. file. 1. When you are finished with your part select file "export" 2. Select CAD format3. Save as type: "STL Files (*...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 09:05:20 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
decorative caffe table http://www.instructables.com/id/decorative-caffe-table/
decorative caffe table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/6S45/IFF89S6I/FE66S45IFF89S6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/6S45/IFF89S6I/FE66S45IFF89S6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/6S45/IFF89S6I/FE66S45IFF89S6I.SMALL.jpg msh1353 i designed my plan with google sketch up this video show my work steps this is my completed work
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 08:46:33 PDT
Homemade Mini Lathe by CNC Linear Motion Guide Rail Machinery Devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-Lathe-by-CNC-Linear-Motion-Guide-Rai/
Homemade Mini Lathe by CNC Linear Motion Guide Rail Machinery Devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/HVF8/IK0EZPOZ/FKQHVF8IK0EZPOZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/HVF8/IK0EZPOZ/FKQHVF8IK0EZPOZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/HVF8/IK0EZPOZ/FKQHVF8IK0EZPOZ.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 These plans are for making a homemade mini metal lathe by aluminium alloy and Linear Motion Guide Rail Machinery Devices, great for model making and turning small parts. This aluminium alloy turning lathe has a capacity of up to 80 mm and a maximum distance between centers of about 400 ...
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 08:07:15 PDT
Hello World: Your First Othermill Project (Otherplan Public Beta) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-World-Your-First-Othermill-Project-Oherplan-/
Hello World: Your First Othermill Project (Otherplan Public Beta) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/8JUC/IFF89K56/F918JUCIFF89K56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/8JUC/IFF89K56/F918JUCIFF89K56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/8JUC/IFF89K56/F918JUCIFF89K56.SMALL.jpg othermachine The Othermill is an easy-to-use desktop CNC mill that can fabricate amazing things out a variety of materials, including wood and metal. It's also great for prototyping PCBs for hobby projects or manufacture.In this tutorial, we use the cross-platform version of Otherplan so you can use your Mac or ...
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 07:40:37 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
child desktop http://www.instructables.com/id/child-desktop/
child desktop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/90KR/IFTYUVPV/FF790KRIFTYUVPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/90KR/IFTYUVPV/FF790KRIFTYUVPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/90KR/IFTYUVPV/FF790KRIFTYUVPV.SMALL.jpg msh1353 i used mdf sheets to make a desktop with cnc machinery i designed my plan in sketchup google cut plan's parts with cnc machinery parts before merging merge parts together I used many screws to secure the parts this my completed plan and he is my sun "amir"
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 14:25:21 PDT
Sable 2015 CNC + Arduino + GRBL = LunchBox CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Sable-2015-CNC-Arduino-GRBL-LunchBox-CNC/
Sable 2015 CNC + Arduino + GRBL = LunchBox CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/Z06L/IEQB3GIM/FZ7Z06LIEQB3GIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/Z06L/IEQB3GIM/FZ7Z06LIEQB3GIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/Z06L/IEQB3GIM/FZ7Z06LIEQB3GIM.SMALL.jpg EricAusome This is my 2nd Instructable and my 2nd Arduino powered CNC, this time around I up the difficulty level by deciding to make a self contained CNC unit by design my own electronics enclosures and placements. The steps of this Instructable are more descriptive than instructive, the videos are the best w...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:03:38 PDT
OtherYo http://www.instructables.com/id/OtherYo/
OtherYo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/NG1R/IEFIA84P/FQ0NG1RIEFIA84P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/NG1R/IEFIA84P/FQ0NG1RIEFIA84P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/NG1R/IEFIA84P/FQ0NG1RIEFIA84P.SMALL.jpg othermachine A yo-yo may seem like a fun toy (and it is) but it’s also a perfectly concentrically machined part (or at least that’s what yo-yo makers aim for). This project puts your Othermill and your perseverance to the test in order to make the truest spinning yo-yo. We’ll focus on two things: making a jig fo...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 07:08:45 PDT
Awesome Custom Cases (From $20 - $2000) http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesomely-Customized-Cases-From-20-2000/
Awesome Custom Cases (From $20 - $2000) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/1636/IEB8227X/FE51636IEB8227X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/1636/IEB8227X/FE51636IEB8227X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/1636/IEB8227X/FE51636IEB8227X.SMALL.jpg Justin Evans AN OVERVIEW: This instructable will educate you on the various techniques for creating awesomely customized cases. Each step will walk you through quick & inexpensive choices to thoughtful, more craftsmanlike options. This instructable is suitable for anyone with a budget of twenty dollars to two gr...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 04:24:03 PDT
Progettazione e realizzazione CNC 3 assi - ESAME 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Progettazione-e-realizzazione-CNC-3-assi-ESAME-201/
Progettazione e realizzazione CNC 3 assi - ESAME 2014 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/P0PE/IEB7YX9R/FELP0PEIEB7YX9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/P0PE/IEB7YX9R/FELP0PEIEB7YX9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/P0PE/IEB7YX9R/FELP0PEIEB7YX9R.SMALL.jpg m_mazzon Incuriositi dal mondo delle lavorazioni a controllo numerico e dopo aver avuto qualche esperienza nel mondo del lavoro abbiamo deciso di costruire una fresatrice CNC partendo da zero.Il nostro lavoro verrà illustrato nelle sue fasi principali, corredato di file 3D per la realizzazione e di altri doc...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 12:48:32 PDT
Breakfast Heroes http://www.instructables.com/id/Breakfast-Heroes/
Breakfast Heroes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/KXC2/IEB7Y3PQ/F1LKXC2IEB7Y3PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/KXC2/IEB7Y3PQ/F1LKXC2IEB7Y3PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/KXC2/IEB7Y3PQ/F1LKXC2IEB7Y3PQ.SMALL.jpg othermachine Here at Other Machine Co., we love breakfast just as much as everyone else. We’ve decided to share our love in miniature form with long-lasting materials: the Mid-Century Modern Morning Meal, if you will. The Breakfast Heroes series is made on the Othermill and consists of a wooden piece of toast wi...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 09:37:35 PDT
3020 CNC + Arduino + GRBL + CNC Shield V3 http://www.instructables.com/id/3020-CNC-Arduino-GRBL-CNC-Shield-V3/
3020 CNC + Arduino + GRBL + CNC Shield V3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/5S4Z/IEAB4BRY/FN25S4ZIEAB4BRY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/5S4Z/IEAB4BRY/FN25S4ZIEAB4BRY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/5S4Z/IEAB4BRY/FN25S4ZIEAB4BRY.SMALL.jpg EricAusome Let's convert an inexpensive Chinese CNC machine from Parallel Port to Arduino and GRBL. Alright guys, this is a culmination of weeks of reading, researching and determination. It's my first instructable so hope this helps get you where you need to go. A little bit of background, before we start:The...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 19:53:32 PDT
Fabchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabchair/
Fabchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/6ZSQ/IE1855E6/FZN6ZSQIE1855E6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/6ZSQ/IE1855E6/FZN6ZSQIE1855E6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/6ZSQ/IE1855E6/FZN6ZSQIE1855E6.SMALL.jpg Yaroslava CNC chair. We made it for our fablab. It seems nice and comfortable. Enjoy! Step1_Make it colourful Paint both sides of a plywood sheet with different colours to make it double sided. Step 2_Cut it out Use 18 mm plywood and these files Step 3_Enjoy! It is blue on the other side
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 01:02:21 PDT
PCB milling bed for Modela MDX-20 http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-milling-bed-for-Modela-MDX-20/
PCB milling bed for Modela MDX-20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1K0R/IDUR6ARE/FXB1K0RIDUR6ARE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1K0R/IDUR6ARE/FXB1K0RIDUR6ARE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/1K0R/IDUR6ARE/FXB1K0RIDUR6ARE.SMALL.jpg MosabWadea The modela MDX-20 is very widely spread in many fablabs as many and compact CNC for different uses..This machine is used to make PCBs for digital fabrication. The problem is that most people are using the double sided tape to fix the board in place, and it is so obvious why I don't want to use this ...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:37:31 PDT