Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc - cnc http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Mar 2017 04:53:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Add Homing Switches to a Sienci Mill One CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Homing-Switches-to-a-Sienci-Mill-One-CNC/
Add Homing Switches to a Sienci Mill One CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/QFC7/J0485AAY/FIWQFC7J0485AAY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/QFC7/J0485AAY/FIWQFC7J0485AAY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/QFC7/J0485AAY/FIWQFC7J0485AAY.SMALL.jpg tmbarbour For just a few dollars in parts, a few 3D printed parts and an hour of your time, you can add XYZ homing switches to a Since Mill One CNC.Here's the parts list:3 - M2x12mm machine screws 3 - M2 machine nuts2 - M2 machine washers2 - 8mmx8mm Momentary Switches ($4.50 via Amazon)1 - Roller micro-switc...
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 18:46:57 PST
The 20 $ CNC: a Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-20-CNC-a-Plotter/
The 20 $ CNC: a Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/0YX6/J02QOIDR/F3I0YX6J02QOIDR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/0YX6/J02QOIDR/F3I0YX6J02QOIDR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/0YX6/J02QOIDR/F3I0YX6J02QOIDR.SMALL.jpg tonginos We 've already talked about this...A CNC cheaper than a cheap hand-drill!It's all about having fun, and learning stuff....on your desktop. On 20 bucks!I made an istructable last week about the whole project, where you can find a list of materials along with a video of the make.https://www.instructab...
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 05:01:17 PST
Erosion http://www.instructables.com/id/Erosion-1/
Erosion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F67/YW6Y/IZT6TGFB/F67YW6YIZT6TGFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F67/YW6Y/IZT6TGFB/F67YW6YIZT6TGFB.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F67/YW6Y/IZT6TGFB/F67YW6YIZT6TGFB.SMALL.jpg davidbowenart Every time a wave comes in at the beach a downward pointed camera takes photos of the surface of the sand left after the water recedes. Convert image to bump map The still image is converted into a bump or height map. 3D stl The bump map is used to create a 3D low relief stl file.
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 09:34:10 PST
Monstro-ct (3D Scanning/Digital Fabrication Experimentations) http://www.instructables.com/id/Monstro-ct-3D-ScanningDigital-Fabrication-Experime/
Monstro-ct (3D Scanning/Digital Fabrication Experimentations) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/FV7P/IZT6N4KY/F1HFV7PIZT6N4KY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/FV7P/IZT6N4KY/F1HFV7PIZT6N4KY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/FV7P/IZT6N4KY/F1HFV7PIZT6N4KY.SMALL.jpg George Windmill Monstro-ct is a project of experimentation upon the concept of 3D Scanning and Digital Fabrication techniques and tools. It takes input from an actual site in the city and it is connected with an architecture design studio. For the 3D scans we used Autodesk Remake using sets of 20 photographs. The ...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 12:55:46 PST
The 20 $ CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/The-20-CNC/
The 20 $ CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/RRN2/IZT6J0VV/FYRRRN2IZT6J0VV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/RRN2/IZT6J0VV/FYRRRN2IZT6J0VV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/RRN2/IZT6J0VV/FYRRRN2IZT6J0VV.SMALL.jpg tonginos The idea here was to make another CNC machine. One that would be small, portable, cheap but fully functional.It is made so you can take it home, lay it on your desktop and play with it! Add some home buttons and experiment with the homing cycle, add a spindle and do some test cuts, add a laser head ...
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Fri, 3 Mar 2017 04:04:38 PST
Haciendo Que Mi Cnc Grbl Sea Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Haciendo-Que-Mi-Cnc-Grbl-Sea-Bluetooth/
Haciendo Que Mi Cnc Grbl Sea Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/DTYJ/IZQAEKVM/FDEDTYJIZQAEKVM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/DTYJ/IZQAEKVM/FDEDTYJIZQAEKVM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/DTYJ/IZQAEKVM/FDEDTYJIZQAEKVM.SMALL.jpg Alfonso Serrano estas navidades me compré una cnc laser http://www.ebay.es/itm/222191653405?_trksid=p20578...tras muchas pruebas le instalé el grbl https://github.com/gnea/grbl/releasesy la estoy usando con laserweb https://github.com/LaserWeb/LaserWeb3y laser web4 https://laserweb.github.io/LaserWeb4/dist/todo fan...
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 01:59:55 PST
CNC milling machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milling-Machine/
CNC milling machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/RUJ0/IZ6CSM1M/FPVRUJ0IZ6CSM1M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/RUJ0/IZ6CSM1M/FPVRUJ0IZ6CSM1M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/RUJ0/IZ6CSM1M/FPVRUJ0IZ6CSM1M.SMALL.jpg 3D Meister Heavy CNC milling machine project started in 2015.A lot of different working steps are necessary to build a big CNC machine with good milling performance;Building a big and accurate mold for casting the epoxy granite.Aligning the linear guides and ball screw.Setting up the electronics; stepper motor...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 01:45:55 PST
Engraving an Image With a CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Engraving-an-Image-With-a-CNC-Router/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:51:51 PST
How to Make Silicone Part With Moulding and Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Silicone-Part-With-Moulding-and-Castin/
How to Make Silicone Part With Moulding and Casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/K3CR/IZ6C9VPQ/FDIK3CRIZ6C9VPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/K3CR/IZ6C9VPQ/FDIK3CRIZ6C9VPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/K3CR/IZ6C9VPQ/FDIK3CRIZ6C9VPQ.SMALL.jpg sekyung13 Hello, This is a quick guide for making an item with silicone. This was for our team project 'Lacu' and thedark blue part was made by silicone in order to supporting face when people put their face into our product. Make a modelling file with Fusion360 First of all, we made a face-shaped modeling...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 09:09:09 PST
Using Bismuth to Hold Parts for Machining. http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Bismuth-to-Hold-Parts-for-Machining/
Using Bismuth to Hold Parts for Machining. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/70LV/IZ6BSK89/FJ870LVIZ6BSK89.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/70LV/IZ6BSK89/FJ870LVIZ6BSK89.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/70LV/IZ6BSK89/FJ870LVIZ6BSK89.SMALL.jpg McWhinneyDesign Often the most difficult part of machining is figuring out how to hold the part securely. Below is a relatively easy method to make a variety of parts- small, irregularly shaped and/or delicate. Clamp stock in vise. This step is self explanatory. If starting with an irregularly shaped piece, you...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:13:42 PST
CNC Edge Detection For Plotters http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Edge-Detection-for-Plotters/
CNC Edge Detection For Plotters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/D0OM/IYYTF23U/FR0D0OMIYYTF23U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/D0OM/IYYTF23U/FR0D0OMIYYTF23U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/D0OM/IYYTF23U/FR0D0OMIYYTF23U.SMALL.jpg lingib Edge detectors enable you to determine the outlines within a photo.This instructable explains how edge detectors work and how to convert your edges into gcode that is suitable for use with a plotter.Processing 3 code is included for plotting Sobel outlines and Canny outlines. The gcode from these tw...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:02:34 PST
CNC Machined Hazelnut Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machined-Hazelnut-Tray/
CNC Machined Hazelnut Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/H0XV/IYYTGBJ8/F3FH0XVIYYTGBJ8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/H0XV/IYYTGBJ8/F3FH0XVIYYTGBJ8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/H0XV/IYYTGBJ8/F3FH0XVIYYTGBJ8.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell A small and simple CNC woodworking project for a short afternoon.I won't write much text here as the steps are best explained in the Video.If there are any questions just ask in the comment section.Required items:Some wood about 150 x 210 x 28mm(held during machining by some doublesided tape on a wa...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:56:35 PST
How to make MACH 3 professional CNC controller for DIY router http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-MACH-3-Professional-CNC-Controller/
How to make MACH 3 professional CNC controller for DIY router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/PJT4/IYV9R74P/FJQPJT4IYV9R74P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/PJT4/IYV9R74P/FJQPJT4IYV9R74P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/PJT4/IYV9R74P/FJQPJT4IYV9R74P.SMALL.jpg YARA-Automation What is a CNC machine? This is a cool thing, which can be used to make other very cool things!CNC router can cut (eg, plastic or wood) different parts which can then be composed to something (eg a robot or a holder for a beer).The Internet is full of different instructions on how to make beautiful ...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 07:03:06 PST
Quick 3D Topographical Site Map CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-3D-Topographical-Site-Map-CNC/
Quick 3D Topographical Site Map CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/GIG3/IYV9HH0T/F73GIG3IYV9HH0T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/GIG3/IYV9HH0T/F73GIG3IYV9HH0T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/GIG3/IYV9HH0T/F73GIG3IYV9HH0T.SMALL.jpg eliwilliams1337 This is a quick how-to on creating a site topographical model and prepare it for fabrication using a CNC machine.Software used: Sketchup (Free), Fusion 360 (Free to Students, Start-ups and Educational Institutions)Topographical Models have a long legacy in the fields of Architecture and Design and c...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 00:23:32 PST
A Simple DIY Arduino controlled CNC Machine Pen Plotter or PCB Mill for under US$50. http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Arduino-GRBL-Easydriver-Shield/
A Simple DIY Arduino controlled CNC Machine Pen Plotter or PCB Mill for under US$50. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/LCDE/IYV9JSS3/FCKLCDEIYV9JSS3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/LCDE/IYV9JSS3/FCKLCDEIYV9JSS3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/LCDE/IYV9JSS3/FCKLCDEIYV9JSS3.SMALL.jpg techknowdroid This instructable is an attempt to show that a simple CNC machine can be built quite easily and quickly and that too for under US $50. The idea was to put it together as quickly, and as simply as possible, but without compromising on the accuracy of the machine. So, even though the materials used a...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2017 21:39:25 PST
CNC Made From Garbage http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Made-From-Garbage/
CNC Made From Garbage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/5MBY/IYOQPK4L/F515MBYIYOQPK4L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/5MBY/IYOQPK4L/F515MBYIYOQPK4L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/5MBY/IYOQPK4L/F515MBYIYOQPK4L.SMALL.jpg Call Me Swal **If you like this project, please consider giving it a vote** Canadians produces 725 tonnes of e-waste annually. After seeing all of the electronics thrown away at my school, I am not surprised by this statistic. I believe that most thrown away electronics have a lot of hidden use. I wanted...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 07:45:40 PST
Low Budget CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-CNC/
Low Budget CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/OE4E/IYOQLRYH/FYUOE4EIYOQLRYH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/OE4E/IYOQLRYH/FYUOE4EIYOQLRYH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/OE4E/IYOQLRYH/FYUOE4EIYOQLRYH.SMALL.jpg nicengineering This is the third iteration of my low budget CNC router design, which I began working on when I was in need of a cheap CNC machine some years ago. The idea behind this machine, is that it should be cheap and simple, making it possible for people on a low budget (like me being a student) to build a C...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 20:58:08 PST
Homemade CNC V-Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-CNC-V-Carving/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 09:12:21 PST
Anamorphic Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Anamorphic-Sculpture/
Anamorphic Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/VJ13/IYNAUDRC/FMEVJ13IYNAUDRC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/VJ13/IYNAUDRC/FMEVJ13IYNAUDRC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FME/VJ13/IYNAUDRC/FMEVJ13IYNAUDRC.SMALL.jpg Henri.Lacoste Hello and welcome to my instructable about an anamorphic sculpture I made whilst at uni. An earlier instructable of mine was made in conjunction with this one. It was for a jig which holds a wooden ball to allow the ball to be cut on a bandsaw. What is an Anamorphism?"Anamorphosis is a distorted pro...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 11:26:52 PST
How to build a boat or catamaran for relaxing in the sun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Boat-or-Catamaran-for-Relaxing-in-t/
How to build a boat or catamaran for relaxing in the sun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/W5FO/IYLZS8VP/FTGW5FOIYLZS8VP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/W5FO/IYLZS8VP/FTGW5FOIYLZS8VP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/W5FO/IYLZS8VP/FTGW5FOIYLZS8VP.SMALL.jpg BenjaminF66 VideoWatch the video. It shows each step up to the finished boat
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 05:30:55 PST
How to Make GRBL + CNC V3 Shield Based Mini CNC Machine From Scrap DVD Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-GRBL-CNC-V3-Shield-Based-Mini-CNC-Mach-1/
How to Make GRBL + CNC V3 Shield Based Mini CNC Machine From Scrap DVD Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ZAMV/IYLZPV2K/F0PZAMVIYLZPV2K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ZAMV/IYLZPV2K/F0PZAMVIYLZPV2K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ZAMV/IYLZPV2K/F0PZAMVIYLZPV2K.SMALL.jpg Mr innovative This CNC is based on GRBL0.9 Firmware and CNC V3 shield GRBL is Hacked for Z-axis Servo.CNC Shield & GRBL combinly works very preciselyIt is loaded with very useful functions like Hard limit, Soft limit, Homing, etcThis is about how to make GRBL+CNCV3 shield+Arduino based CNC machine This guide incl...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 05:30:20 PST
How to machine all around a workpiece with clamps in the way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Machine-All-Around-a-Workpiece-With-Clamps-/
How to machine all around a workpiece with clamps in the way - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/P50E/IYLZTDM7/F58P50EIYLZTDM7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/P50E/IYLZTDM7/F58P50EIYLZTDM7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/P50E/IYLZTDM7/F58P50EIYLZTDM7.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell I think most of you are familiar with this issue:Your workpiece needs to be machined all the way around so clamps would be in the way and crash the tool...but you also have no vacuum table..., double sided tape is too weak or messy...and holding tabs require much larger stock you don't want to waste...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 03:03:10 PST
Entry level DIY CNC TDKU I http://www.instructables.com/id/Entry-Level-DIY-CNC-TDKU-I/
Entry level DIY CNC TDKU I - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/NRRG/IYEQ73AC/FWYNRRGIYEQ73AC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/NRRG/IYEQ73AC/FWYNRRGIYEQ73AC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/NRRG/IYEQ73AC/FWYNRRGIYEQ73AC.SMALL.jpg rodmaru123 After finish a project in IT job I was wondering what to do to use my skills and knowledge to learn and share how to design, build and show something useful. As the DIY and Maker culture is growing fast I decided to create a CNC machine because once we understanding how it works we can apply the kno...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 21:48:12 PST
Poor Man's CNC Edge Finder http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-CNC-Edge-Finder/
Poor Man's CNC Edge Finder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/0G6N/IYC6NY2E/FNA0G6NIYC6NY2E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/0G6N/IYC6NY2E/FNA0G6NIYC6NY2E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/0G6N/IYC6NY2E/FNA0G6NIYC6NY2E.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell Aluminum foil tape offers a very simple, precise and cheap way to zero almost any workpiece.Things you need: Aluminum foil tape - it can be found at most hardware stores.One or two alligator clips.A 100nF ceramic capacitor (optional but recommended)A CNC controller with sensor assisted edge finding ...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 10:31:00 PST
Pinball minmax http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinball-Minmax/
Pinball minmax - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3WM0/IY4QS81N/F9B3WM0IY4QS81N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3WM0/IY4QS81N/F9B3WM0IY4QS81N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3WM0/IY4QS81N/F9B3WM0IY4QS81N.SMALL.jpg Garagem Fab Lab O projeto consiste na montagem de um Pinball, feito através de processos manuais e digitais de fabricação, utilizando marcenaria tradicional e fresadora CNC.O projeto foi todo executado aqui mesmo no Garagem Fab Lab. Lista de Materiais 56 cavilhas de 8 x70mm 30 cm de corda de nylon 6mm 1 abraça...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 18:07:45 PST
CNC Machined IPad Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machined-IPad-Stand/
CNC Machined IPad Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/ZT3O/IY0FWMQZ/FZFZT3OIY0FWMQZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/ZT3O/IY0FWMQZ/FZFZT3OIY0FWMQZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/ZT3O/IY0FWMQZ/FZFZT3OIY0FWMQZ.SMALL.jpg dctteacher1 Originally designed in Solidworks back in 2013 and machined on my home made DIY cnc milling machine from aluminium. Use the attached files to 3D print or CNC machine your very own.
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:55:53 PST
Animated Star Wars CNC LED lamp Arduino Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Star-Wars-CNC-LED-Lamp-Arduino-Controlled/
Animated Star Wars CNC LED lamp Arduino Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/YJUX/IYYTG0VG/F2NYJUXIYYTG0VG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/YJUX/IYYTG0VG/F2NYJUXIYYTG0VG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/YJUX/IYYTG0VG/F2NYJUXIYYTG0VG.SMALL.jpg joshuarw I'm really excited because this is my first ever Instructable! Before I get started I just want you to know that I am solely using the dictation option on an iPhone in the Instructables app. (So don't criticize me for my punctuation and grammar) :)Secondly I want you to be encouraged that even if yo...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:50:10 PST
Indoor CNC Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-CNC-Garden/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 06:34:34 PST
EleksMaker Diy Ready TO Assemble Desktop CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/EleksMaker-Diy-Ready-TO-Assemble-Desktop-CNC-Machi/
EleksMaker Diy Ready TO Assemble Desktop CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/D494/IY0G0YHL/FX5D494IY0G0YHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/D494/IY0G0YHL/FX5D494IY0G0YHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/D494/IY0G0YHL/FX5D494IY0G0YHL.SMALL.jpg Norfolktuber I do have 3D printers never thought about a cnc for creating things But i had the chance to Review this machine from Banggood.com. I have milled wood gears made small signs and other engravings with the cnc. What you will need This is the kit i received, Here is the link below http://www.banggood...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 06:27:50 PST
DIY X-Carve dust collection enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-X-Carve-Dust-Collection-Enclosure/
DIY X-Carve dust collection enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/QC4Z/IXLAB1HI/FL2QC4ZIXLAB1HI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/QC4Z/IXLAB1HI/FL2QC4ZIXLAB1HI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/QC4Z/IXLAB1HI/FL2QC4ZIXLAB1HI.SMALL.jpg crxksa here is a dust collection system i made for my cnc. it took few hours to build it, the materials used are old plywood and mdf which are leftover form other projects. Here is the video showing how i made it
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 15:36:14 PST
Make awesome 3D geometry by programming CNC-code http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Awesome-3D-Geometry-by-Programming-CNC-code/
Make awesome 3D geometry by programming CNC-code - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I4TA/IXLA9ZLR/F0YI4TAIXLA9ZLR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I4TA/IXLA9ZLR/F0YI4TAIXLA9ZLR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/I4TA/IXLA9ZLR/F0YI4TAIXLA9ZLR.SMALL.jpg siemenc CNC-machining makes it easy to cut out shapes very precise and consistent. But often it stays limited to cutting out 2D shapes, for obvious reasons. While learning how to use the CNC myself a while ago, I dug deeper into creating inspiring 3D geometry with the help of programming. This gave me the k...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 09:26:02 PST
Custom Mouse Wheel As PocketNC Jog Wheel (or volume control dial) http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Mouse-Wheel-As-PocketNC-Jog-Wheel/
Custom Mouse Wheel As PocketNC Jog Wheel (or volume control dial) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/WFLH/IXLA9ZPP/FMHWFLHIXLA9ZPP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/WFLH/IXLA9ZPP/FMHWFLHIXLA9ZPP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/WFLH/IXLA9ZPP/FMHWFLHIXLA9ZPP.SMALL.jpg allwinedesigns This Instructable explains how to use an Arduino and a rotary encoder to make your own mouse wheel and how to design an enclosure for it using Fusion 360. It also explains how to use your mouse wheel as a jog wheel for the Pocket NC. If you don't have a Pocket NC, the design and Arduino portions can...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 12:55:45 PST
Build a CNC router http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-CNC-Router/
Build a CNC router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/RJZN/IXKPZRTU/FXURJZNIXKPZRTU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/RJZN/IXKPZRTU/FXURJZNIXKPZRTU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/RJZN/IXKPZRTU/FXURJZNIXKPZRTU.SMALL.jpg unclescrooge Hello, it has been a long time since I read instructables and this is my second one. I assume that I will not enter in every details but if you need more, that would be a pleasure to add them :-) However, you will find every plans, STL files and main indications to build the machine.Like every maker...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 15:07:56 PST
Homemade CNC Router build http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Custom-CNC-Router/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 06:56:25 PST
Using a 3D Printer as a Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-3D-Printer-As-a-Laser-Cutter/
Using a 3D Printer as a Laser Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/ZJJ6/IXLA2AY7/FAFZJJ6IXLA2AY7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/ZJJ6/IXLA2AY7/FAFZJJ6IXLA2AY7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/ZJJ6/IXLA2AY7/FAFZJJ6IXLA2AY7.SMALL.jpg Sythe101 Recently I have thought about maybe investing in a 3D Printer or a Laser Cutter. Thing is, and I'm sure I am not the only one, I can barely afford one of them so I need to choose which one. When I was in high school I loved to make things with the schools 3D printer. With the 3D printer we would mak...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 19:02:59 PST
Make a Z-axis for Your Laser Engraver! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Z-axis-for-Your-Laser-Engraver/
Make a Z-axis for Your Laser Engraver! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VVRA/IXGFR5YP/FQYVVRAIXGFR5YP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VVRA/IXGFR5YP/FQYVVRAIXGFR5YP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/VVRA/IXGFR5YP/FQYVVRAIXGFR5YP.SMALL.jpg MichielD99 Hi folksIt has been a while since i posted my last instructable, where i showed you how to make an awesome arduino based laser engraver running on GRBL. In that instructable, I said I designed the laser engraving machine that way, so you could easily convert it to a cnc router by adding a Z-axis to ...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 07:12:22 PST
Converting CNC Electronics to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-CNC-Electronics-to-Arduino/
Converting CNC Electronics to Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/JY9D/IXAQ5QUO/F5QJY9DIXAQ5QUO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/JY9D/IXAQ5QUO/F5QJY9DIXAQ5QUO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/JY9D/IXAQ5QUO/F5QJY9DIXAQ5QUO.SMALL.jpg aldricnegrier This instructables will guide you through the process of changing your old CNC electronics taht still use the parallel port. This can come in handy if you don't have a computer with parallel port or do not have a converter, but even more important this conversion will allow you to control your CNC w...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 05:07:42 PST
DIY CNC for less of 160€ with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-for-Less-of-160-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 02:27:17 PST
How to Carve Liquid Plywood Patterns on a CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Carve-Liquid-Plywood-Patterns-on-a-CNC-Mach/
How to Carve Liquid Plywood Patterns on a CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/06F0/IX6G0RNI/FY906F0IX6G0RNI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/06F0/IX6G0RNI/FY906F0IX6G0RNI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/06F0/IX6G0RNI/FY906F0IX6G0RNI.SMALL.jpg baneling-bust In this tutorial I am going to be showing 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 in...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 02:13:17 PST
Build a Large Space Saving CNC Router For Under £600! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Large-Space-Saving-CNC-Router-for-Under-60/
Build a Large Space Saving CNC Router For Under £600! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/MVGV/IX0PS08W/FSYMVGVIX0PS08W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/MVGV/IX0PS08W/FSYMVGVIX0PS08W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/MVGV/IX0PS08W/FSYMVGVIX0PS08W.SMALL.jpg KamilG4 Would you like a decent - sized cnc router for your garage but you don't have the space or too much money?No problem! Now you can have one and all you need is a sturdy wall, about £600 for the parts and some tools like: Drill press + a set of drill bits + taps (hand drill will not make holes larger...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 14:16:33 PST
How to Make Mini CNC Router Drawing by Arduino and Shield L293D http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Mini-CNC-Router-Drawing-by-Arduino-and/
How to Make Mini CNC Router Drawing by Arduino and Shield L293D - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CKA4/IY0FSYAS/FXUCKA4IY0FSYAS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CKA4/IY0FSYAS/FXUCKA4IY0FSYAS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CKA4/IY0FSYAS/FXUCKA4IY0FSYAS.SMALL.jpg insructAbdo In this project we will build a small drawing machine Mini CNC using Arduino Reader's old disks for computer equipment. is machine electromechanical digital control through a computer card and ardueno simple to use.It may these circumstances the machine drawing dimensions limit 4x4 cm .This is a vid...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 06:41:06 PST
CNC Gcode Sender http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Gcode-Sender/
CNC Gcode Sender - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/OD07/IWQV81LW/F9MOD07IWQV81LW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/OD07/IWQV81LW/F9MOD07IWQV81LW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/OD07/IWQV81LW/F9MOD07IWQV81LW.SMALL.jpg lingib I have discovered that many XON / XOFF terminal programs require a delay between characters when sending gcode data to my plotters. [1]While a delay ensures reliable communication, any delay slows the rate at which the gcode commands are sent which lengthens the time taken to plot.My terminal progra...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 08:43:35 PST
Project - CNC Superman Logos http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-CNC-Superman-Logos/
Project - CNC Superman Logos - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/91HG/IWMQV9DJ/FXB91HGIWMQV9DJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/91HG/IWMQV9DJ/FXB91HGIWMQV9DJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/91HG/IWMQV9DJ/FXB91HGIWMQV9DJ.SMALL.jpg funwithwoodworking We recently had my son's birthday party and he wanted a Superman theme so I decided to make some Superman logos. 5 smaller ones to give out as prizes and 1 big one to hang in his room. Purchase 1/4" plywood - you need 2 - 2 ft x 2 ft pieces I checked the prices at my local Lowes and it was aroun...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:22:37 PST
CARVEY CNC BY INVENTABLES http://www.instructables.com/id/CARVEY-CNC-BY-INVENTABLES/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 06:51:00 PST
#Makeblocks Maker Collaboration http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeblocks-Maker-Collaboration/
#Makeblocks Maker Collaboration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/XDSW/IWH3BFR0/F4ZXDSWIWH3BFR0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/XDSW/IWH3BFR0/F4ZXDSWIWH3BFR0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/XDSW/IWH3BFR0/F4ZXDSWIWH3BFR0.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks These are all cut from 1/2" plywood, built in collaboration with another YouTube maker, Tim Sway. They are a DIY 3D puzzle or building block. The whole idea behind these is that it's an open source collaboration with Tim and I, but also with the entire maker community. Use the links below to downloa...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 08:29:58 PST
CNC Table & Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Table-Storage/
CNC Table & Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/QOQQ/IWH37JJ8/FTKQOQQIWH37JJ8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/QOQQ/IWH37JJ8/FTKQOQQIWH37JJ8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/QOQQ/IWH37JJ8/FTKQOQQIWH37JJ8.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks CNC table made entirely from reclaimed 3/4" pine boards along with some plywood for the top and the drawers. I chose nice 3/4" hardwood plywood for the top because I wanted the top to be as flat as possible to reference off of. This has been on my to-do list since I moved into the new shop - the X-C...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 08:36:47 PST
My CNC build http://www.instructables.com/id/My-CNC-Build/
My CNC build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/AYDR/IWE4LBCH/FISAYDRIWE4LBCH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/AYDR/IWE4LBCH/FISAYDRIWE4LBCH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/AYDR/IWE4LBCH/FISAYDRIWE4LBCH.SMALL.jpg CaryBrace I built this 4 axis CNC machine to help me with my home based pool cue building business. I thought that creating a video of me building it might be of help to others. I covered many of the issues that I came across while in the process of making a solid working tool. I hope it is of help to others....
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 21:49:36 PST
How to Use the CNC Mill to Improve Japanese Joinery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-the-CNC-Mill-to-Improve-Japanese-Joiner/
How to Use the CNC Mill to Improve Japanese Joinery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/1R1W/IW6PP1M1/FYK1R1WIW6PP1M1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/1R1W/IW6PP1M1/FYK1R1WIW6PP1M1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/1R1W/IW6PP1M1/FYK1R1WIW6PP1M1.SMALL.jpg J_B_E This is one of our ideas about how digital fabrication can translate and improve traditional craft. We use Rhino, RhinoCAM, and the CNC milling machine to design wood joinery. As a result of applying curvature to joinery, the joints lock together. It help us assemble and disassemble components easil...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 22:00:28 PST
Drawing Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-Plotter/
Drawing Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/9X74/IW6PLGDJ/FD29X74IW6PLGDJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/9X74/IW6PLGDJ/FD29X74IW6PLGDJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/9X74/IW6PLGDJ/FD29X74IW6PLGDJ.SMALL.jpg TheSuperSewcio. Welcome to my Instructable!Thanks for everyone who voted for me in the contests!More about Mk2 version Plotter.Here I'll show you how to make 2 axis, gcode controlled drawing plotter.I've already made a delta 3D printer which is awesome, the only thing that wasn't made by me was the Arduino program....
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:00:45 PST
How to get started with CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Started-With-CNC/
How to get started with CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/9BDK/IW6PDUIO/FAX9BDKIW6PDUIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/9BDK/IW6PDUIO/FAX9BDKIW6PDUIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/9BDK/IW6PDUIO/FAX9BDKIW6PDUIO.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This instructable is a lesson in my free CNC Class. To enroll, click here.In this lesson, we'll go over how to get started with CNC. We'll get acquainted with the basic concepts of CNC by turning a photograph into a 3D relief sculpture. I'll demonstrate this process using a script with Fusion 360.Wh...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 11:42:29 PST