Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc - stepper - cnc http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:50:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 Repurposing my Laser CNC into a multi-tool CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposing-my-Laser-CNC-into-a-multi-mount-CNC/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:11:28 PDT
Yet Another DIY Diode Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-DIY-Diode-Laser-Engraver/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:29:24 PDT
Arduino UNO 2-Axis Stepper Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-UNO-2-Axis-Stepper-Control/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 19:38:54 PST
Miltuino V.05 - Headless CNC 6 eixos (3+3) com firmware Grbl, LCD 16x2, Keyboard 3x4, SDcard e 3 Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Miltuino-V05-Headless-CNC-6-eixos-33-com-fir/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/3O8I/HH2VY7J2/FPP3O8IHH2VY7J2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/3O8I/HH2VY7J2/FPP3O8IHH2VY7J2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/3O8I/HH2VY7J2/FPP3O8IHH2VY7J2.SMALL.jpg Milton Vilela In the assembly were resolved all conflicts between the ports used, working perfectly. I'm optimizing the code for all integrated functions can operate on the Arduino UNO. In the future I intend to use Arduino Due to the program manager. I opted for the use of more ports for the keyboard to be ...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 22:57:39 PDT
Mug Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mug-Plotter/
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 15:12:24 PDT
TheMaker2 Homemade CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/TheMaker2-Homemade-CNC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/QUR9/HLSH8VSF/F0YQUR9HLSH8VSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/QUR9/HLSH8VSF/F0YQUR9HLSH8VSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/QUR9/HLSH8VSF/F0YQUR9HLSH8VSF.SMALL.jpg msaleiro Hi! In this instructable I'm going to show you my second homemade CNC: TheMaker2. In order to build a more robust structure I decided not to build it with a moving gantry, but with a moving table on x axis and a fixed structure for y axis, which holds z axis. To make a CNC like this one I had to use...
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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 20:12:21 PDT
DIY Aluminum 3-AXIS CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aluminum-3-AXIS-CNC-Router/
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Fri, 7 Sep 2012 20:52:40 PDT
DIY 3axis CNC plotter out of old printers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3axis-CNC-plotter-out-of-old-printers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DJ85/GP58IJGS/F9LDJ85GP58IJGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DJ85/GP58IJGS/F9LDJ85GP58IJGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DJ85/GP58IJGS/F9LDJ85GP58IJGS.SMALL.jpg mrworf CNC router is made from two old printers and old CD player. I used parts that I found in the basement, I collect a lot of electronic and mechanical things that I find out the garbage or on the internet. I made the electronic from passive components. I did not want to use microcontrollers because it ...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 05:38:30 PDT
Quad Stepper Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Quad-Stepper-Controller/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2011 21:01:52 PDT
CNC Eggbot http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Eggbot/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2011 12:03:00 PDT
DIY CNC & Constructing an affordable CNC kit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-1-2/
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Sat, 9 Apr 2011 23:58:54 PDT
Easy To Build Stepper Controller from Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-To-Build-Stepper-Controller-from-a-Recycled-M/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2009 17:10:16 PST
Easy to build CNC Mill Stepper Motor and Driver circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-build-CNC-Mill-Stepper-Motor-and-Driver-ci/
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