Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc - computer http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:18:14 PST BLOX v1.01 How to write G code (basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-write-G-code-basics/
How to write G code (basics) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/XJ8O/I1C3WG33/F4MXJ8OI1C3WG33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/XJ8O/I1C3WG33/F4MXJ8OI1C3WG33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/XJ8O/I1C3WG33/F4MXJ8OI1C3WG33.SMALL.jpg Mach95 The basics of writing G code and some M code Write the Introduction Start the first line with a '%' then press enter. The next line should start with a capital 'o'. If the character there is a zero the machine will throw an error code. After the capital O and with no spaces there should be 4 or 5...
By: Mach95

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:05:20 PDT
Keychain iPhone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Keychain-iPhone-Holder/
Keychain iPhone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/KM2V/I0TE7UYN/FGQKM2VI0TE7UYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/KM2V/I0TE7UYN/FGQKM2VI0TE7UYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/KM2V/I0TE7UYN/FGQKM2VI0TE7UYN.SMALL.jpg AlexM8 This is an instructable to make a phone holder that can be attached to your keychain with a CNC laser. Although the title says it is designed for iPhones, it can work with almost any smart phone. Bigger phones tend to be a problem as they make it more likely for the phone to fall over, but it shoul...
By: AlexM8

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 3 Oct 2014 10:39:23 PDT
Laser Cut Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Computer-Case/
Laser Cut Computer Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/R9Y0/H1ZG7U8P/FLNR9Y0H1ZG7U8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/R9Y0/H1ZG7U8P/FLNR9Y0H1ZG7U8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/R9Y0/H1ZG7U8P/FLNR9Y0H1ZG7U8P.SMALL.jpg dimovi Laser cut a computer chassis to your specification. You can use the design files from Outfab for a starter and modify them to meet your need. What you need is 1/4in plywood and 1/4in acrylic, square nuts, 3/4in screws, mini ATX motherboard, hard drive ( I used a solid state drive), ATX power supply,...
By: dimovi

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 19 May 2012 23:50:19 PDT
Folding Photo Frames http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Photo-Frames/
Folding Photo Frames - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/BNVT/H2A76I7J/FX0BNVTH2A76I7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/BNVT/H2A76I7J/FX0BNVTH2A76I7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/BNVT/H2A76I7J/FX0BNVTH2A76I7J.SMALL.jpg lucylollipop Here's a really simple photo frame, that can be made as a gift or for yourself. Learning stuff..... It's a project I run with year 7, to learn about the design cycle, as well as teaching CAD skills, via 2D Design. We usually run this over 6 weeks (12 50 minute lessons) Project Aims to under...
By: lucylollipop

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 15 May 2012 12:47:21 PDT
Cutting a Toolpath on the Shopbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-a-Toolpath-on-the-Shopbot/
Cutting a Toolpath on the Shopbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/Z84K/FV4LSO51/FW5Z84KFV4LSO51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/Z84K/FV4LSO51/FW5Z84KFV4LSO51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/Z84K/FV4LSO51/FW5Z84KFV4LSO51.SMALL.jpg timmy954 Once you have made a toolpath in the .sbp file format, you are ready to cut it on the Shopbot machine. Holding Down the Materials to be Cut It is very important that nothing moves or slips while you are cutting things on the Shopbot. Holding down the materials is an important thing to think abo...
By: timmy954

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 29 May 2009 05:50:53 PDT
Importing data into Partwizard and creating toolpaths for the Shopbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Importing-data-into-Partwizard-and-creating-toolpa/
Importing data into Partwizard and creating toolpaths for the Shopbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/BD1Q/FUF36L6R/FE9BD1QFUF36L6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/BD1Q/FUF36L6R/FE9BD1QFUF36L6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/BD1Q/FUF36L6R/FE9BD1QFUF36L6R.SMALL.jpg timmy954 Input DXF file Open Partwizard and choose new project. Input the dimensions of your final product. I use top of block as the material Z zero. Go to fileimportvector data and select your .dxf file Prepare Vectors Use the Transform Vectors button to adjust the size and rotation of your outli...
By: timmy954

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 7 May 2009 06:12:37 PDT
CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/NI7H/FOHXBQC5/FE2NI7HFOHXBQC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/NI7H/FOHXBQC5/FE2NI7HFOHXBQC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/NI7H/FOHXBQC5/FE2NI7HFOHXBQC5.SMALL.jpg Instructables Guides Instructables really shines when it comes to CNC (computer numerical control) projects. We've got instructions on how you can make your own CNC lasers, CNC mills, CNC foam cutters and even a CNC chocolate 3D printer! Build a CNC device for your shop and make something awesome like flat pack furnitur...
By: Instructables Guides

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 18 Dec 2008 11:53:23 PST