Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc http://www.instructables.com Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:20:10 PST BLOX v1.01 3-Wire CNC Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Wire-CNC-Plotter/
3-Wire CNC Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/QNTH/JB3ZR2DW/F8KQNTHJB3ZR2DW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/QNTH/JB3ZR2DW/F8KQNTHJB3ZR2DW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/QNTH/JB3ZR2DW/F8KQNTHJB3ZR2DW.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable describes a 3-wire hanging plotter comprising some "string and pulleys", an arduino, and three stepper motors.The print area for this prototype is approximately 140mm x 140mm. A larger print area would require a larger frame ...perhaps your workshop walls?An on-board interpreter re...
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 01:14:42 PST
Homemade Budget CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Budget-CNC/
Homemade Budget CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/3PR5/JAMTV5D1/FHH3PR5JAMTV5D1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/3PR5/JAMTV5D1/FHH3PR5JAMTV5D1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/3PR5/JAMTV5D1/FHH3PR5JAMTV5D1.SMALL.jpg ZepLabs Hello all,I'm finally back !With a project. A good one!This time we are making a CNC machine. It's gonna be a budget one, open source, fully functional , reliable and sturdy (as it gets!) three axis , fixed gantry CNC machine for everyone.If you dig around my channel or my account here , you'll fin...
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Sun, 3 Dec 2017 05:40:24 PST
12 Volt Dc Motor Speed Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Volt-Dc-Motor-Speed-Controller/
12 Volt Dc Motor Speed Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SPFI/JA8JLNIO/FDXSPFIJA8JLNIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SPFI/JA8JLNIO/FDXSPFIJA8JLNIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SPFI/JA8JLNIO/FDXSPFIJA8JLNIO.SMALL.jpg kashifmirza4522 Hello friends, I hope you all will be fine. Today I share with you a motor control circuit new small project. I discuss with you a new idea of DC motor speed control. In previous post we discuss about stepper motor control using Microcontroller and Keypad. Component List Component List(motor cont...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:38:12 PST
CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-15/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/GDT5/J9YJH1NK/FW2GDT5J9YJH1NK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/GDT5/J9YJH1NK/FW2GDT5J9YJH1NK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/GDT5/J9YJH1NK/FW2GDT5J9YJH1NK.SMALL.jpg Lazy Tom null null Homebuilt (DIY) CNC Router - Arduino Based (GRBL) 3D Router: When a CNC Machine Is Overkill. DIY CNC Router $20 CNC Machine Arduino Laser Engraver Wood Design! Pocket Laser Engraver.
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Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:09:26 PST
Airtight Self-Sealing Inflatable http://www.instructables.com/id/Airtight-Self-Sealing-Inflatable/
Airtight Self-Sealing Inflatable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/ALRS/J9SW6BRU/F53ALRSJ9SW6BRU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/ALRS/J9SW6BRU/F53ALRSJ9SW6BRU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/ALRS/J9SW6BRU/F53ALRSJ9SW6BRU.SMALL.jpg cnchscm Hello! We are the CNC HSCM (Heat Sealing and Cutting Machine) Team from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. We have created a large scale CNC machine for creating experimental inflatable structures. We developed a method for sealing our inflatables that we would like to share. Please check out our P...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 08:45:38 PST
Improving a Small Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Improving-a-Small-Engraver/
Improving a Small Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/H80I/J9SVZ2H3/FP6H80IJ9SVZ2H3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/H80I/J9SVZ2H3/FP6H80IJ9SVZ2H3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/H80I/J9SVZ2H3/FP6H80IJ9SVZ2H3.SMALL.jpg kirichblog Today I will try to tell about the completion of my small machine and increase the speed of its work. Introduction Not long ago I was talking about buying and assembling a small engraver. But he had some problems that I wanted to fix.And today I want to tell you about how I finished this engraver...
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Sun, 12 Nov 2017 13:18:47 PST
Ladder Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Shelf-1/
Ladder Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/C1EQ/J9SVV5X1/FWUC1EQJ9SVV5X1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/C1EQ/J9SVV5X1/FWUC1EQJ9SVV5X1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/C1EQ/J9SVV5X1/FWUC1EQJ9SVV5X1.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hello guys, ladder shelves are very popular piece of decor. I was planning to make one for a long time, so this is my first try and I thought why not sharing it with you. Note: this project was made in FABLAB Dhahran by Jafar Alobaid. Requirements For this project we will need:MDF ( I used 18mm t...
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Sun, 12 Nov 2017 04:47:40 PST
Add Bluetooth to Your Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Bluetooth-to-Your-Plotter/
Add Bluetooth to Your Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/VYVB/J9SVV01F/FPJVYVBJ9SVV01F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/VYVB/J9SVV01F/FPJVYVBJ9SVV01F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/VYVB/J9SVV01F/FPJVYVBJ9SVV01F.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable explains how to replace your USB plotter cable with a bluetooth wireless link.Your plotter [1] may now be placed in a convenient location that is remote from your computer.This add-on module is compatible with any arduino circuit that uses a serial connection ... no coding is requi...
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Sat, 11 Nov 2017 12:37:01 PST
Mcp23017 and PoKeys and Linuxcnc http://www.instructables.com/id/Mcp23017-and-PoKeys-and-Linuxcnc/
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Thu, 9 Nov 2017 20:16:34 PST
DIY Metal Engraving 6watts Laser CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Metal-Engraving-6watts-Laser-CNC/
DIY Metal Engraving 6watts Laser CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/ZAE7/J98RL9JT/FE2ZAE7J98RL9JT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/ZAE7/J98RL9JT/FE2ZAE7J98RL9JT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/ZAE7/J98RL9JT/FE2ZAE7J98RL9JT.SMALL.jpg crxksa here is a laser cnc i made which can engrave materials like Stainless steel, Painted metal, wood and etc. this laser has the power to cut wood also. the laser module is PLH3D-6W-XF professional engraving laser head from a company called Opt Lasers. to show power of the laser module, i will make few...
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Mon, 30 Oct 2017 02:55:25 PDT
Sienci Mill One Air/Oil Mist Coolant System http://www.instructables.com/id/Sienci-Mill-One-AirOil-Mist-Coolant-System/
Sienci Mill One Air/Oil Mist Coolant System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ULYH/J98RN9XW/F4NULYHJ98RN9XW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ULYH/J98RN9XW/F4NULYHJ98RN9XW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ULYH/J98RN9XW/F4NULYHJ98RN9XW.SMALL.jpg AGubanov Intro:This idea stems from attempts at cutting aluminum at more aggressive rates which often led to melted aluminum on an overheated bit. This coolant system allows for both increased feed/cut depths and prolonged cutting tool life. The design aimed to keep the mill portable by mounting all componen...
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Sun, 29 Oct 2017 20:28:45 PDT
Mini CNC Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-CNC-Engraver/
Mini CNC Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UXJ9/J94GZLCI/FSVUXJ9J94GZLCI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UXJ9/J94GZLCI/FSVUXJ9J94GZLCI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UXJ9/J94GZLCI/FSVUXJ9J94GZLCI.SMALL.jpg kirichblog I decided to collect myself a small machine for engraving.At first I wanted to do everything myself, but I thought that I would forgive buying it in the form of a designer, which will be easier to learn, especially since the price is not very high. What Was Included in the Kit The packaging was d...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 11:31:15 PDT
CNC Pen and Wash Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Pen-and-Wash-Portrait/
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:56:13 PDT
CNC Pen Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Pen-Lift/
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 02:00:34 PDT
Awesome CNC Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-CNC-Table/
Awesome CNC Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/ZMR7/J8F5UONJ/FRGZMR7J8F5UONJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/ZMR7/J8F5UONJ/FRGZMR7J8F5UONJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/ZMR7/J8F5UONJ/FRGZMR7J8F5UONJ.SMALL.jpg Cactus workshop Hey there!I designed this little table in Fusion360 to practice modelling and adjusting non-square box-joints in CNC and it worked out so great in plywood that I had to share!This was cut with an X-Carve and I made a video that includes all steps from calibration to finishing. Take a look if you lik...
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Sun, 8 Oct 2017 09:39:07 PDT
Desktop Power/Reset Switch Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-PowerReset-Switch-Extension/
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Sat, 7 Oct 2017 19:56:40 PDT
CoreXY CNC Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/CoreXY-CNC-Plotter/
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 23:08:43 PDT
CNC Hero! Guitar-ify Your CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Hero-Guitar-ify-Your-CNC-Machine/
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 01:00:00 PDT
Easy Rubber Machining With a Needle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Rubber-Machining-With-a-Needle/
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Sat, 30 Sep 2017 21:25:27 PDT
Laser CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-CNC-Machine/
Laser CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OCJP/J86HL95P/FWSOCJPJ86HL95P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OCJP/J86HL95P/FWSOCJPJ86HL95P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OCJP/J86HL95P/FWSOCJPJ86HL95P.SMALL.jpg AdanAscencio The aim was to develop a cutting-engraver CNClaser, CNC stands for computer numerical control, computer acts as the controller of the machine in wich is programmed through an interface following the instructions.The need of productivity become a priority, besides accuracy and reduce drawbacks like: ...
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Sat, 30 Sep 2017 14:10:54 PDT
CNC Topographical Wooden State http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Topographical-Wooden-State/
CNC Topographical Wooden State - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/3OCJ/J86HKZOU/FQT3OCJJ86HKZOU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/3OCJ/J86HKZOU/FQT3OCJJ86HKZOU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/3OCJ/J86HKZOU/FQT3OCJJ86HKZOU.SMALL.jpg evanandkatelyn If y’all have seen our stuff before, you might know that we sell 3D printed topographic Texas wall hangings. We wanted to try making one out of solid wood too. Check out the video below to see how we did it (and scroll to the bottom if you want links to the tools and materials we used).Things like t...
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 22:16:56 PDT
CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Machine-5/
CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q7LQ/J7MFW60N/FL3Q7LQJ7MFW60N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q7LQ/J7MFW60N/FL3Q7LQJ7MFW60N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q7LQ/J7MFW60N/FL3Q7LQJ7MFW60N.SMALL.jpg Manan Thareja In this project we will scavenge parts from old PC CD-Rom(s) and build a fully working CNC machine using (basically any type of) Arduino which would run on G-Code.For more info and Arduino and Raspberry Pi related projects go to my website https://www.neuralnetworks26.com/ You can also visit our of...
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 08:31:52 PDT
2mL Vial Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/2mL-Vial-Rack/
2mL Vial Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/LLSJ/J7KQSNSW/FF2LLSJJ7KQSNSW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/LLSJ/J7KQSNSW/FF2LLSJJ7KQSNSW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/LLSJ/J7KQSNSW/FF2LLSJJ7KQSNSW.SMALL.jpg vfarinella This vial rack was laser cutted, using MDF (3mm), but with the FreeCAD files it can be adapted for 3D printers.Sizes:17,8cm x 8,0cmIt's originally designed for sixty 2mL vials (12mm diameter), but can be used for whatever you want.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:47:00 PDT
Cheap Scalable Arduino CNC, Plotter, Mill, 3D Printer... (MPCNC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Scalable-Arduino-CNC-Plotter-Mill-3D-Printer/
Cheap Scalable Arduino CNC, Plotter, Mill, 3D Printer... (MPCNC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/8A1Y/J7JKNWP6/FTG8A1YJ7JKNWP6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/8A1Y/J7JKNWP6/FTG8A1YJ7JKNWP6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/8A1Y/J7JKNWP6/FTG8A1YJ7JKNWP6.SMALL.jpg mendelecha1 This project is based on Allted's design CC BY-NC 3.0 It is a popular design known as MPCNC, or "Mostly Printed CNC." Allted hosts a full website (Vicious1) with loads of additional information and details.In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a cheap scalable CNC machine controlled by Ardu...
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 08:13:06 PDT
CNC an Overview With Practical Example [MADE EASY] http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-an-Overview-With-Practical-Example-MADE-EASY/
CNC an Overview With Practical Example [MADE EASY] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/8N56/J7L46UJ9/F328N56J7L46UJ9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/8N56/J7L46UJ9/F328N56J7L46UJ9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/8N56/J7L46UJ9/F328N56J7L46UJ9.SMALL.jpg Ranga1995 This instructable is just to get overall basic knowledge and programming aspect of CNC machines and its programming with a program at the end. This Instructable may be taken as short notes of CNC and for refreshing material if you already have a knowledge of it.I think this would be greatly helpful ...
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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:04:39 PDT
Spindle Mount Makita Tro 700C & Optical Sensor for Tachometer ( for X Carve) http://www.instructables.com/id/Spindle-Mount-Makita-Tro-700C-Optical-Sensor-for-T/
Spindle Mount Makita Tro 700C & Optical Sensor for Tachometer ( for X Carve) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/TTMP/J7GGOX4L/F1LTTMPJ7GGOX4L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/TTMP/J7GGOX4L/F1LTTMPJ7GGOX4L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/TTMP/J7GGOX4L/F1LTTMPJ7GGOX4L.SMALL.jpg GiorgiQ Hello once moreAnother project with 3d printer.When I built my prince carving machine, I had to prepare him to spindle Mount. Because I had Spindle makita tro 700C, I also did it for lights and tahometer (to control the turnover)I decided to make a 3D printerI'll share the files for printing 3D prin...
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Sun, 10 Sep 2017 11:51:46 PDT
Level CNC Router Table Via Flycutting and Extra Support http://www.instructables.com/id/Level-CNC-Router-Table-Via-Flycutting-and-Extra-Su/
Level CNC Router Table Via Flycutting and Extra Support - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/VF3J/J76GEPG2/FK2VF3JJ76GEPG2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/VF3J/J76GEPG2/FK2VF3JJ76GEPG2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/VF3J/J76GEPG2/FK2VF3JJ76GEPG2.SMALL.jpg JeremySCook So you just got a new CNC router. These devices are great for creating "stuff" from a variety of materials, even what you have just sitting around, but in order for your Z-axis to be accurate, you need to make sure the bed is level with the cutter's travel. Check and Add Support as Necessary As s...
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Tue, 5 Sep 2017 04:23:33 PDT
Make Your Own CNC Plotter Image http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-CNC-Plotter-Image/
Make Your Own CNC Plotter Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/9L2J/J6WGUXQ0/F7D9L2JJ6WGUXQ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/9L2J/J6WGUXQ0/F7D9L2JJ6WGUXQ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/9L2J/J6WGUXQ0/F7D9L2JJ6WGUXQ0.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable explains how photos may be printed on a CNC plotter with the help of "Processing 3" freeware available from https://processing.org/download/ The finished plots make unique gifts ... especially when framed. Theory The monochrome image, shown in photo 1, comprises rows and rows ...
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 01:35:21 PDT
PartMaker SwissCAM Advanced http://www.instructables.com/id/PartMaker-SwissCAM-3D-Milling/
PartMaker SwissCAM Advanced - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/YBB2/J6WGQE9F/FJNYBB2J6WGQE9F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/YBB2/J6WGQE9F/FJNYBB2J6WGQE9F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/YBB2/J6WGQE9F/FJNYBB2J6WGQE9F.SMALL.jpg adskbrian We will cover the fundamentals of 3 axis 3D milling on a Swiss lathe with PartMaker SwissCAM using Y and C axis machining methods. Y-Axis: 3D Raster Milling Basics In this step we will review the fundamentals of surface machining and make a raster finishing toolpath on a complex blends. Y-Axi...
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 09:26:24 PDT
RECONDITION CONTROL CNC ACRAMATIC 2100 http://www.instructables.com/id/RECONDITION-CONTROL-CNC-ACRAMATIC-2100/
RECONDITION CONTROL CNC ACRAMATIC 2100 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/RKVW/J6QQUU7D/FSRRKVWJ6QQUU7D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/RKVW/J6QQUU7D/FSRRKVWJ6QQUU7D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/RKVW/J6QQUU7D/FSRRKVWJ6QQUU7D.SMALL.jpg gatiel RECONDITION CONTROL CNC ACRAMATIC 2100MAS INFO CADCAMCNC.WEEBLY.COM :p DISMANTLING THE UNIT TO START THE RE-CONDITIONING OF THE DISARMAMENT CONTROL UNIT EVERYTHING AND MAY PERFORM AN EXTERNAL INSPECTION OF EACH OF THE UNITS AND PLATESPARA COMENZAR EL REACONDICIONAMIENTO DE LA UNIDAD DE CONTROL...
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Sun, 27 Aug 2017 17:14:49 PDT
PartMaker SwissCAM Fundamentals http://www.instructables.com/id/PartMaker-SwissCAM/
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 20:17:09 PDT
Using the 4x4' CNC Router at Twin Cities Maker Hackerspace http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-4x4-CNC-Router-at-Twin-Cities-Maker-Hack/
Using the 4x4' CNC Router at Twin Cities Maker Hackerspace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/6GPH/J6QQVH1G/F1Z6GPHJ6QQVH1G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/6GPH/J6QQVH1G/F1Z6GPHJ6QQVH1G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/6GPH/J6QQVH1G/F1Z6GPHJ6QQVH1G.SMALL.jpg jasonwebb In the Instructable we'll run through the basics of operating the hand-made 4x4' CNC machine at the Minneapolis-based Twin Cities Maker hackerspace (also known as the Hack Factory), affectionately named "Chico".If you don't know much about CNC workflows in general, or just want some tips about speci...
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 20:12:39 PDT
How to Make Mini Home Made CNC Machine Arduino+28BJY-48 Stepper Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Mini-Home-Made-CNC-Machine-Arduino28BJ/
How to Make Mini Home Made CNC Machine Arduino+28BJY-48 Stepper Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABEB/J6QQSNPH/FA6ABEBJ6QQSNPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABEB/J6QQSNPH/FA6ABEBJ6QQSNPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABEB/J6QQSNPH/FA6ABEBJ6QQSNPH.SMALL.jpg Mr innovative This is mini CNC have approx 100mm X 100mm plotting are,I have used 28BJY-48 Stepper motor to build this machine this stepper motors drive by L293D Motor shield and arduino. This machine is very easy to build at your own all necessary instructions are provided in post, you can try your own ideas to ...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 23:02:40 PDT
Arduino CNC Laser Enrgaver From DVD Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-CNC-Laser-Enrgaver-From-DVD-Drive/
Arduino CNC Laser Enrgaver From DVD Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/60B0/J6MGBSG6/F8T60B0J6MGBSG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/60B0/J6MGBSG6/F8T60B0J6MGBSG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/60B0/J6MGBSG6/F8T60B0J6MGBSG6.SMALL.jpg How-ToDo Hello everybody, this is project How-ToDo, today I'll show you how I made a laser engraver from old DvD drives. Before we start I have to say that as most of my projects it's easier and probably cheaper to buy same thing from China (Ali or Amazon), and reason of making it by yourself is a process of...
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:16:29 PDT
CNC Data Maps for a Kinesthetic Climate Change Exhibit http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinesthetic-Climate-Change-Exhibit-CNCing-Data-Map/
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:22:49 PDT
28BYJ-48 Stepper Motor + Arduino + L293D Motor Shield + Processing Setup Test Run http://www.instructables.com/id/28BYJ-48-Stepper-Motor-Arduino-L293D-Motor-Shield-/
28BYJ-48 Stepper Motor + Arduino + L293D Motor Shield + Processing Setup Test Run - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/E6SF/J6MG3C7H/FZ2E6SFJ6MG3C7H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/E6SF/J6MG3C7H/FZ2E6SFJ6MG3C7H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/E6SF/J6MG3C7H/FZ2E6SFJ6MG3C7H.SMALL.jpg Mr innovative Stepper Motor is a motor controlled by a series of electromagnetic coils. The center shaft has a series of magnets mounted on it, and the coils surrounding the shaft are alternately given current or not.creating magnetic fields which repulse or attract the magnets on the shaft, causing the motor to...
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Sat, 19 Aug 2017 11:46:08 PDT
Wood Inlays With Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Inlays-With-Fusion-360/
Wood Inlays With Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/ILVN/J6CG5K2D/FF8ILVNJ6CG5K2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/ILVN/J6CG5K2D/FF8ILVNJ6CG5K2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/ILVN/J6CG5K2D/FF8ILVNJ6CG5K2D.SMALL.jpg icecats From fancy guitars to handmade furniture to ornate wooden boxes, wood inlays are both stunning works of art and impressive examples of design that demand the question: how is that done? Traditionally, inlays are the result of careful craftsmanship and hours of tedious cutting and carving. The modern...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 05:27:04 PDT
EVENT CNC ROUTER FIRST DESIGN http://www.instructables.com/id/EVENT-CNC-ROUTER-FIRST-DESIGN/
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Tue, 8 Aug 2017 12:27:34 PDT
Build Big Cnc at Home 3x2m http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Big-Cnc-at-Home-3x17m/
Build Big Cnc at Home 3x2m - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/WQCL/J5Y7YLOS/FNZWQCLJ5Y7YLOS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/WQCL/J5Y7YLOS/FNZWQCLJ5Y7YLOS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/WQCL/J5Y7YLOS/FNZWQCLJ5Y7YLOS.SMALL.jpg VladoM So why this should be of any interest of yours? This machine was build without any special tools, basicaly drill, clamps, saw and meter would do. Ofcourse there is more, like drill bits or, taps... but i built thisone without having even a proper table. Machine was designed to use as few part as pos...
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Sun, 6 Aug 2017 09:54:55 PDT
CNC Drawing Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Drawing-Arm/
CNC Drawing Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/5Y8Y/J5X0P97I/FW85Y8YJ5X0P97I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/5Y8Y/J5X0P97I/FW85Y8YJ5X0P97I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/5Y8Y/J5X0P97I/FW85Y8YJ5X0P97I.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable describes an A3 robotic drawing arm that doubles as a plotter.The drawing arm has 2DOF (degrees of freedom) and is made from two stepper motors, a few GT2 timing-belts and pulleys, and some flat aluminium bars. An SG90 servo is used to raise and lower the pen.The metal-work is sim...
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Sat, 5 Aug 2017 21:51:00 PDT
CNC Dual Arm Plotter Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Dual-Arm-Plotter-Version-2/
CNC Dual Arm Plotter Version 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3DT9/J5V3STMZ/FJB3DT9J5V3STMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3DT9/J5V3STMZ/FJB3DT9J5V3STMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3DT9/J5V3STMZ/FJB3DT9J5V3STMZ.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable shows how to improve the accuracy and resolution of the plotter described in https://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Dual-Arm-Plot...The accuracy was improved by using: thick aluminium shoulder arms to prevent sideways flexing. metal sleeves at each joint to eliminate sideways m...
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Thu, 3 Aug 2017 01:39:51 PDT
Sunflower Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunflower-Spinner-1/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/3HOD/J5U3TCQ7/FTM3HODJ5U3TCQ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/3HOD/J5U3TCQ7/FTM3HODJ5U3TCQ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/3HOD/J5U3TCQ7/FTM3HODJ5U3TCQ7.SMALL.jpg MiguelC217 I design this sunflower spinner in Solidworks with the help of my co-workers. In this design I use the circular array command in 360 ° for the petals a new command I didn’t know how to use it. I chose the sunflower because it have a uniform petal distribution, besides that, in Mexico we call it "gir...
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Tue, 1 Aug 2017 15:23:41 PDT
DIY Arduino CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-CNC-Machine/
DIY Arduino CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQU0/J5UA4HCS/F2EZQU0J5UA4HCS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQU0/J5UA4HCS/F2EZQU0J5UA4HCS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQU0/J5UA4HCS/F2EZQU0J5UA4HCS.SMALL.jpg Pratik Makwana In this instructable, I show you how to make Arduino CNC machine at home. The aim of this project is to make the Computer Numerical Control machine which helps to design the PCB without using ETCHING process, which makes the manufacturing process faster.This problem or idea came across by observing...
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Tue, 1 Aug 2017 09:57:01 PDT
Bose Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/Bose-Droid/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/FYOR/J5SFWYY2/FGDFYORJ5SFWYY2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/FYOR/J5SFWYY2/FGDFYORJ5SFWYY2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/FYOR/J5SFWYY2/FGDFYORJ5SFWYY2.SMALL.jpg Pieeetje A planetary wheel to ride the speaker around. This system is chosen to display an additional piece of special gear.
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 14:10:17 PDT
Fabricação De Placa De Circuito Com Frasadora CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabricação-De-Placa-De-Circuito-Com-Frasadora-CNC/
Fabricação De Placa De Circuito Com Frasadora CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/WBZU/J5MQFD48/FPMWBZUJ5MQFD48.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/WBZU/J5MQFD48/FPMWBZUJ5MQFD48.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/WBZU/J5MQFD48/FPMWBZUJ5MQFD48.SMALL.jpg RicardoW17 Esse tutorial é parte do resultado da pesquisa feita por mim, Ricardo Weissenberg, com orientação de Luiza Novaes e João Bonelli no LIFE (Laboratório de Interfaces Físicas Experimentais, PUC-Rio).O objetivo é ajudar estudantes de Design que, durante a realização de seus projetos, precisem fabricar p...
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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 20:38:28 PDT
Super EZ Spice Racks http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-EZ-Spice-Racks/
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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:18:22 PDT
Owl Shelter Sound Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Owl-Shelter-Sound-Speakers/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/YG1D/J5CPZIVD/F9DYG1DJ5CPZIVD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/YG1D/J5CPZIVD/F9DYG1DJ5CPZIVD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/YG1D/J5CPZIVD/F9DYG1DJ5CPZIVD.SMALL.jpg nelainedahlia The Owl Shelter speaker is for the tech-savvy connoisseur or a user who loves structure vibrations and advanced sound quality. The system incorporates three tiers woofer, with two speaker, with all these components are separated from each other through using a ceramic plate. After usage, the woofers...
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:50:36 PDT
Rhino Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Rhino-Speaker/
Rhino Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/UKIA/J5CPZPZP/F51UKIAJ5CPZPZP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/UKIA/J5CPZPZP/F51UKIAJ5CPZPZP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/UKIA/J5CPZPZP/F51UKIAJ5CPZPZP.SMALL.jpg sisodiakaran Hi, I recently built a CNC Router and currently testing out on different materials and with different shapes. So I got an idea of creating a speaker box mounted on Rhino's back. I used 8mm MDF for the entire build. So here is my build log for Rhino Speaker. Create Speaker Box I first designed the...
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:23:30 PDT
LuxO's EZ Headboard & Footer http://www.instructables.com/id/LuxOs-EZ-Headboard-Footer/
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:47:00 PDT
$200 DIY 3D Printer Build http://www.instructables.com/id/200-DIY-3D-Printer-Build/
$200 DIY 3D Printer Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IVUL/J58FOP2Y/F01IVULJ58FOP2Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IVUL/J58FOP2Y/F01IVULJ58FOP2Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IVUL/J58FOP2Y/F01IVULJ58FOP2Y.SMALL.jpg geekrex 3D Printing Technology has been changing the world of quick prototyping and engineering rapidly , Every hobbyist, budding engineer dreams of getting into the technology and use it to make their design better and fast.I was just like you wanted to start 3D Printing always to make my imagination into ...
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:50:24 PDT