Instructables: exploring - technology - cnc http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:42:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 LuxO's Open Joinery 32" Smart Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/LuxOs-Open-Joinery-32-Smart-Mirror/
LuxO's Open Joinery 32" Smart Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/4PL4/J48PX07U/FVV4PL4J48PX07U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/4PL4/J48PX07U/FVV4PL4J48PX07U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/4PL4/J48PX07U/FVV4PL4J48PX07U.SMALL.jpg luxOthebot luxO's Open Joinery 32" Smart Mirror is a cool joinery design that Kasey put together while we were working on the design for our Smart Mirror kit. It looks great, is easy to assemble, easy to CNC and is really unique in its design and approach. We hope you'll like it as much as we do!Features inclu...
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:01:21 PDT
Geneva Wheels À La Carte, to Sgv http://www.instructables.com/id/Geneva-Wheels-À-La-Carte-to-Sgv/
Geneva Wheels À La Carte, to Sgv - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/4M8G/J48PR0AY/FWT4M8GJ48PR0AY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/4M8G/J48PR0AY/FWT4M8GJ48PR0AY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/4M8G/J48PR0AY/FWT4M8GJ48PR0AY.SMALL.gif Edgar What Gizmo maker won't, some day, need a Mechanism that will transform a continuous rotation into a move-pause-move one?That's the Geneva Wheel!And the question is, where do you get a Vector Drawing of the parts, so you can Laser cut/3D print/machine from a template/whatever?I've managed to make the...
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:28:40 PDT
PCB Mill - 04 - Y Axis and Motor Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Mill-04-Y-Axis-and-Motor-Mount/
PCB Mill - 04 - Y Axis and Motor Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TSB0/J47LE63E/FI4TSB0J47LE63E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TSB0/J47LE63E/FI4TSB0J47LE63E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TSB0/J47LE63E/FI4TSB0J47LE63E.SMALL.jpg mediamilan Hi! I am JCRP and welcome to Media Milan. In this series we are building this PCB Milling machine. In the last episode I had mounted the X and Z Axis. If you want to see the entire series then you can click link here. This will be the last part of the mechanical build where I will be fixing the Y-Ax...
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:09:55 PDT
MACH3 4 Input 4 Output Simple Expansion http://www.instructables.com/id/MACH3-4-Input-4-Output-Simple-Expansion/
MACH3 4 Input 4 Output Simple Expansion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/MQHE/J44FYETA/FLEMQHEJ44FYETA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/MQHE/J44FYETA/FLEMQHEJ44FYETA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/MQHE/J44FYETA/FLEMQHEJ44FYETA.SMALL.jpg VladoM This is probably the simplest way how to expand your I/O.I found this cheap very badly described 4 outputs and 4 descrete inputs board on internet.http://www.ebay.com/itm/Modbus-4-road-relay-module...this system uses 485 comunication so you will need some adapter for usb.maybe somethink like this:ht...
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:05:56 PDT
Make a Marker Rack - Desktop Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Marker-Rack-Desktop-Furniture/
Make a Marker Rack - Desktop Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2V50/J3YPNXZ3/FVU2V50J3YPNXZ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2V50/J3YPNXZ3/FVU2V50J3YPNXZ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2V50/J3YPNXZ3/FVU2V50J3YPNXZ3.SMALL.jpg lomo85 Welcome to this instructable. It is about how to make a marker rack to arrange your markers on your desk.To get an overview on this project, watch the Video. https://youtu.be/lvisu0YUSsA This is my first project where I use the CAM from Fusion 360. Maybe this project can also be for you to get start...
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Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:55:46 PDT
CNC Dual Arm Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Dual-Arm-Plotter/
CNC Dual Arm Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/OSO2/J3UF9NGG/FS8OSO2J3UF9NGG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/OSO2/J3UF9NGG/FS8OSO2J3UF9NGG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/OSO2/J3UF9NGG/FS8OSO2J3UF9NGG.SMALL.jpg lingib This instructable describes an A4 plotter made from four plastic rulers , two NEMA17 stepping motors, and an SG90 servo pen-lift. The plotting area may be scaled to any size by increasing the length of each arm.The plotter has an on-board interpreter that recognizes the g-code output from "Inkscape...
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Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:52:23 PDT
DIY PCB Milling Machine - Part 2 - Linear Sliders http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PCB-Milling-Machine-Part-2-Linear-Sliders/
DIY PCB Milling Machine - Part 2 - Linear Sliders - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/0SEQ/J3OPNP5G/F9A0SEQJ3OPNP5G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/0SEQ/J3OPNP5G/F9A0SEQJ3OPNP5G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/0SEQ/J3OPNP5G/F9A0SEQJ3OPNP5G.SMALL.jpg mediamilan Hi Everyone. Welcome to another episode of this PCB Milling machine build. I am JCRP and this is Media Milan.You are reading the second episode. If you want to watch the first episode where I built this frame then please click here. In this second episode I will be building the smooth rods on which...
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Thu, 8 Jun 2017 13:40:14 PDT
Custom CNC Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-CNC-Arcade-Cabinet/
Custom CNC Arcade Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/08TV/J3KFEW90/FZD08TVJ3KFEW90.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/08TV/J3KFEW90/FZD08TVJ3KFEW90.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/08TV/J3KFEW90/FZD08TVJ3KFEW90.SMALL.jpg LagunaTools Countless adults reminisce about their favorite “old-school” video games and let’s be honest, who wouldn’t want to replay Metal Slug or Space Invaders with a classic arcade cabinet? We decided that would be a fun way to start our Laguna Projects, so let us go back to the 70’s with a modern take o...
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Wed, 7 Jun 2017 09:24:05 PDT
DIY PCB Milling Machine - Part 3 - X and Z Axis http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PCB-Milling-Machine-Part-3-X-and-Z-Axis/
DIY PCB Milling Machine - Part 3 - X and Z Axis - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/ZWUK/J3OPNTFB/FOEZWUKJ3OPNTFB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/ZWUK/J3OPNTFB/FOEZWUKJ3OPNTFB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/ZWUK/J3OPNTFB/FOEZWUKJ3OPNTFB.SMALL.jpg mediamilan Hi Everyone. Welcome to the third episode of PCB Milling machine build. I am JCRP and this is Media Milan. If you want to watch the other episodes in this build series then you can click here. Till now we have put these smooth rods. In this episode we will make the X-Axis mount which will also hous...
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 14:46:16 PDT
Crazy Engineer’s Drawing Robot / Arduino GRBL CoreXY Servo Drawbot Http://www.arnabkumardas.com/cnc.html​ http://www.instructables.com/id/Crazy-Engineers-Drawing-Robot-Arduino-GRBL-CoreXY-/
Crazy Engineer’s Drawing Robot / Arduino GRBL CoreXY Servo Drawbot Http://www.arnabkumardas.com/cnc.html​ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/C918/J3KFGS7F/F15C918J3KFGS7F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/C918/J3KFGS7F/F15C918J3KFGS7F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/C918/J3KFGS7F/F15C918J3KFGS7F.SMALL.jpg Arnab Das The Crazy Engineer’s Drawing Robot or Arduino GRBL CoreXY Servo Drawbot is a CNC based drawing robot. It is open source and open hardware based project. It uses Arduino UNO (Atmega328p) as the brain of the robot and a special GRBL firmware for G-Code Interpretation and motion control. It also uses a...
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 11:47:56 PDT
DIY Fidget Spinner From Cutting Boards / HDPE Plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fidget-Spinner-From-Cutting-Boards-HDPE-Plasti/
DIY Fidget Spinner From Cutting Boards / HDPE Plastic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/XQ0B/J3KFASHQ/F4YXQ0BJ3KFASHQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/XQ0B/J3KFASHQ/F4YXQ0BJ3KFASHQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/XQ0B/J3KFASHQ/F4YXQ0BJ3KFASHQ.SMALL.jpg BoKir At the request of my son, I make a Fidget Spinner and wanted to share this with you. Fidget Spinners is a triangular toy that can be rotated at the fingertips with bearing in the middle. The different types of trick videos featuring these toys have been uploaded to YouTube, while the images that ass...
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 08:27:59 PDT
Modbus Mach3 to Arduino(no Additional Hardware) + Brain Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Modbus-Mach3-to-Arduinono-Additional-Hardware-Brai/
Modbus Mach3 to Arduino(no Additional Hardware) + Brain Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/FUGN/J3EPP01N/FRNFUGNJ3EPP01N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/FUGN/J3EPP01N/FRNFUGNJ3EPP01N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/FUGN/J3EPP01N/FRNFUGNJ3EPP01N.SMALL.jpg VladoM I will describe here how to connect arduino directly to mach3 without any additional hardware.This will not use any modbus library it is just proof of working. You will end up with ability of mach3 to read input pin on arduino. But if this will work for you then adding full modbus library for proper...
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Sun, 4 Jun 2017 05:33:18 PDT
CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-14/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/SP5R/J3EPL56B/FOQSP5RJ3EPL56B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/SP5R/J3EPL56B/FOQSP5RJ3EPL56B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/SP5R/J3EPL56B/FOQSP5RJ3EPL56B.SMALL.jpg ddpruitt Describe your collection here... null null CNC Spirograph Build Your Own Superhero T-Rex Dinosaur Puzzle With Different Sizes and Positions 3D CNC Carving a 32" Starship CNC Enclosure From SketchUp to CNC Fabrication Make Your Face Pocket Laser Engraver. Mak...
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Fri, 2 Jun 2017 12:16:25 PDT
Lasercut Bastion (Overwatch) - Assembly Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Bastion-Overwatch-Assembly-Instructions/
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Thu, 25 May 2017 11:13:06 PDT
STL CAM in Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/STL-CAM-in-Fusion-360/
STL CAM in Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/XZNT/J30SHET3/F67XZNTJ30SHET3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/XZNT/J30SHET3/F67XZNTJ30SHET3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/XZNT/J30SHET3/F67XZNTJ30SHET3.SMALL.jpg t_cortd Fusion is great for creating toolpaths for large STL files, but before you start your CAM you must reduce your file size as much as possible to make the process smoother. Reduce in Mudbox Ideally your geometry should be reduced as low as possible while still maintaining all your detail. If you r...
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Tue, 23 May 2017 12:32:50 PDT
Drawing Custom Toolpaths For CNC Milling (To Create Your Own Surfaces) http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-CNC-Toolpaths-to-Define-Custom-Surfaces/
Drawing Custom Toolpaths For CNC Milling (To Create Your Own Surfaces) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/7VLR/J30SXXI8/F0Z7VLRJ30SXXI8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/7VLR/J30SXXI8/F0Z7VLRJ30SXXI8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/7VLR/J30SXXI8/F0Z7VLRJ30SXXI8.SMALL.jpg bburdulis The potential of the CNC milling machine to create patterns, reliefs, textures, and complex surfaces is fascinating, whether the goal is aesthetics or efficient function. CAM programs allow us to make use of many automatically-generated toolpaths(the paths through space that the tip of a cutting too...
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Mon, 22 May 2017 23:12:12 PDT
Precision 2-sided Workholding Fixture Using Lang 96mm Quick-Point Clamping Studs http://www.instructables.com/id/Precision-2-sided-Workholding-Fixture-Using-Lang-9/
Precision 2-sided Workholding Fixture Using Lang 96mm Quick-Point Clamping Studs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/NQLH/J30SIE5M/F3RNQLHJ30SIE5M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/NQLH/J30SIE5M/F3RNQLHJ30SIE5M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/NQLH/J30SIE5M/F3RNQLHJ30SIE5M.SMALL.jpg lkrasnow Hello World!Well just about a full decade has passed since writing my first instructable (about making precision puzzles on a tablesaw) and now I'm back with more useful information for you all. Over the course of the last 10 years, my puzzlemaking focus has moved away from woodworking, and towards...
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Sun, 21 May 2017 15:59:47 PDT
DIY Inexpensive Double Elastic Joint. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Inexpensive-Double-Elastic-Joint/
DIY Inexpensive Double Elastic Joint. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DGOQ/J2QEY7XQ/F3EDGOQJ2QEY7XQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DGOQ/J2QEY7XQ/F3EDGOQJ2QEY7XQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DGOQ/J2QEY7XQ/F3EDGOQJ2QEY7XQ.SMALL.jpg Cotekino DIY inexpensive Double elastic joint.Good morningHere is a little DIY Double elastic joint, intended to be used with small motors (I used it for my home-made cnc mill, which has low-power step motors saved from an old slide projector).This kind of joint act like a 2-stages cardan joint, which tolera...
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Tue, 16 May 2017 06:32:12 PDT
8-bit CNC Light Painting Long Exposure Tutorial! http://www.instructables.com/id/8-bit-CNC-Light-Painting-Long-Exposure-Tutorial/
8-bit CNC Light Painting Long Exposure Tutorial! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/1GIG/J2QEX5EP/FE41GIGJ2QEX5EP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/1GIG/J2QEX5EP/FE41GIGJ2QEX5EP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/1GIG/J2QEX5EP/FE41GIGJ2QEX5EP.SMALL.jpg shahzade Hi everyone. You have an old 3D printer / laser cutter / CNC mill lying around? You have always been fascinated by long exposure pictures and have a fondness of 8-bit graphics? Well, look no further! Let me show you how I turned my old (and still in use) 3D printer into a tiny G-Code controlled arti...
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Mon, 15 May 2017 13:20:38 PDT
Agrobotec http://www.instructables.com/id/Agrobotec/
Agrobotec - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/VLD3/J2MATD9J/FAJVLD3J2MATD9J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/VLD3/J2MATD9J/FAJVLD3J2MATD9J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/VLD3/J2MATD9J/FAJVLD3J2MATD9J.SMALL.jpg Labodemecatronica El objetivo de este proyecto es desarrollar y automatizar un sistema sembrador el cual puede ser adaptado a cualquier espacio o jardín, además de contar con la flexibilidad para poder sembrar la cantidad de semillas que el usuario desee. Es capaz de ofrecer al menos 3 variedades diferentes de cosech...
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Mon, 15 May 2017 07:05:54 PDT
CNC Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Camera-Mount/
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Sun, 14 May 2017 09:42:28 PDT
Pick & Place Gantry http://www.instructables.com/id/Pick-Place-Gantry/
Pick & Place Gantry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/03DY/J2MAQCMI/FOZ03DYJ2MAQCMI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/03DY/J2MAQCMI/FOZ03DYJ2MAQCMI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/03DY/J2MAQCMI/FOZ03DYJ2MAQCMI.SMALL.jpg HéctorA60 Sistema de tres ejes lineales desarrollado para tomar y posicionar objetos metálicos menores de 2.5kg, desarrollado mediante un sistema lógico en LabView con su respectiva HMI y operado con motores de pasos con su respectivo arduino y drivers. Material Requerido Necesitaras el siguiente materia...
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Sun, 14 May 2017 04:11:34 PDT
Proyecto De Laboratorio De Mecatrónica-Almacén Inteligente http://www.instructables.com/id/Proyecto-De-Laboratorio-De-Mecatrónica-Almacén-Int/
Proyecto De Laboratorio De Mecatrónica-Almacén Inteligente - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/FJOX/J2MAXPUD/F41FJOXJ2MAXPUD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/FJOX/J2MAXPUD/F41FJOXJ2MAXPUD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F41/FJOX/J2MAXPUD/F41FJOXJ2MAXPUD.SMALL.jpg gera1307 A continuación se presentará los pasos para armar nuestro proyecto de Almacén Inteligente hecho por nuestro equipo en el Laboratorio de Mecatrónica. Se enlistan todos los materiales necesarios para la construcción física del mismo y a su vez se proporciona la programación en Labview del sistema. Cua...
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Fri, 12 May 2017 21:50:07 PDT
How to Build the Sienci Mill One Desktop CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-the-Sienci-Mill-One-Desktop-CNC/
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Tue, 9 May 2017 07:28:53 PDT
DIY PCB Milling Machine - Part 1 - Building Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PCB-Milling-Machine-Part-1-Building-Frame/
DIY PCB Milling Machine - Part 1 - Building Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/S7SQ/J2AWCZV5/FWSS7SQJ2AWCZV5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/S7SQ/J2AWCZV5/FWSS7SQJ2AWCZV5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/S7SQ/J2AWCZV5/FWSS7SQJ2AWCZV5.SMALL.jpg mediamilan Hi Everyone. Welcome to Media Milan with me JCRP. A maker space is never complete without any fast method to prototype a Electronics project. And the longest process in it is to make the PCBs. Till now I have been using the Toner transfer method and Ferric Chloride. You can watch a video I made her...
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Fri, 5 May 2017 06:52:05 PDT
3 Axis CNC Milling Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Axis-CNC-Milling-Machine/
3 Axis CNC Milling Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WQ4V/J2AWCKYC/F9HWQ4VJ2AWCKYC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WQ4V/J2AWCKYC/F9HWQ4VJ2AWCKYC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WQ4V/J2AWCKYC/F9HWQ4VJ2AWCKYC.SMALL.jpg SörenS7 For lots of projects a CNC milling machine is necessary for good and fast results. After some research about current available machines I came to the conclusion that all machines in a price frame of up to 2000€ can not fulfill my needs regarding working space and accuracy. I want:- 900 x 400 x 120 m...
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Fri, 5 May 2017 01:26:36 PDT
Making the GShield Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-GShield-Circuit/
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:30:13 PDT
Fusion and CAMplete Workflow for Using the Matsuura MX-330 at Pier 9 http://www.instructables.com/id/Fusion-and-CAMplete-Workflow-for-Using-the-Matsuur/
Fusion and CAMplete Workflow for Using the Matsuura MX-330 at Pier 9 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/U5CW/J1WW84U9/FIAU5CWJ1WW84U9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/U5CW/J1WW84U9/FIAU5CWJ1WW84U9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/U5CW/J1WW84U9/FIAU5CWJ1WW84U9.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar This Instructable is for workshop users at Pier 9 who are interested in machining parts on the 5-axis Matsuura MX-330 Vertical Machining Center. Following these steps is a prerequisite for the machine operation course. It is expected that users have intermediate to advanced level CNC experience, and...
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:03:47 PDT
Bottle Box From Pluwood. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Box-From-Pluwood/
Bottle Box From Pluwood. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/CHLL/J1V7TV2S/F90CHLLJ1V7TV2S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/CHLL/J1V7TV2S/F90CHLLJ1V7TV2S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/CHLL/J1V7TV2S/F90CHLLJ1V7TV2S.SMALL.jpg shatrovmaxim I apologize for the error, english is not my native language ...My hobby is making moonshine.My friend asked for a bit of my product, and i decided to give him a gift box.Materials: - Plywood 4mm- Any glass bottle... Drawing a Drawing for a Laser Cutter We measure the bottle to understand the di...
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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 04:14:42 PDT
Thor Spinner Fidget Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Thor-Spinner-Fidget-Toy/
Thor Spinner Fidget Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/1657/J1GP7OSX/F9E1657J1GP7OSX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/1657/J1GP7OSX/F9E1657J1GP7OSX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/1657/J1GP7OSX/F9E1657J1GP7OSX.SMALL.jpg dctteacher1 Hey guys,Here is my latest creation to be added and uploaded to the instructables gods. It's my Thor hammer inspired spinner fidget toy.I have provided 2 tutorials on how to design and make it with Fusion 360 CAD-CAM, photos and files (STL & DXF) for you to either CNC machine in aluminium or 3D pri...
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Sun, 16 Apr 2017 17:16:21 PDT
My First CNC ( Fails, Wins and Future ) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-CNC-Fails-Wins-and-Future-/
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Fri, 14 Apr 2017 08:58:52 PDT
Fusion 360 Toolpaths for Handibot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fusion-360-Toolpaths-for-Handibot/
Fusion 360 Toolpaths for Handibot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/2L5D/J1CEKI2B/FOE2L5DJ1CEKI2B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/2L5D/J1CEKI2B/FOE2L5DJ1CEKI2B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/2L5D/J1CEKI2B/FOE2L5DJ1CEKI2B.SMALL.jpg DavidS1388 This tutorial will explain how to generate a toolpath in Fusion 360 and send it to your Handibot.This allows for a completely "Mac only" solution without resorting to VCarve. Also, there are many other capabilities in Fusion 360 that make it a complete 3D Design package, so in some cases it can be m...
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Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:43:29 PDT
Ball Replacing - HIWIN Linear Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-Replacing-HIWIN-Linear-Guide/
Ball Replacing - HIWIN Linear Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/IVVO/J16YBGL0/FTBIVVOJ16YBGL0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/IVVO/J16YBGL0/FTBIVVOJ16YBGL0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/IVVO/J16YBGL0/FTBIVVOJ16YBGL0.SMALL.jpg Morfi_pl How to replace balls?This instructable is based on HIWIN EGH15 CA linear guide. Its simple process but you need some tools and very much patience. Ball replacing is a time consuming task. You need to be accurate!There are three steps:First, check dimensions of old balls! Its very important step....
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Sat, 8 Apr 2017 07:52:31 PDT
How to Make a Steel Body Resonator Guitar. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Steel-Body-Resonator-Guitar/
How to Make a Steel Body Resonator Guitar. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/4A13/J140ECMT/F2F4A13J140ECMT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/4A13/J140ECMT/F2F4A13J140ECMT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/4A13/J140ECMT/F2F4A13J140ECMT.SMALL.jpg mckittec This will serve as a rough tutorial on the process of making a Steel Body Resonator guitar with a round neck and a spider bridge. Research and Design Decisions Many are familiar with the make up of an acoustic and some are familiar with an electric but very few know much about the inner workings...
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Wed, 5 Apr 2017 06:12:49 PDT
CNC Laser - Full Set of Plans for a Box of 4 Mini Drawers. http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Laser-Full-Set-of-Plans-for-a-Box-of-4-Mini-Dr/
CNC Laser - Full Set of Plans for a Box of 4 Mini Drawers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/IARN/J0SEJGYM/F4PIARNJ0SEJGYM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/IARN/J0SEJGYM/F4PIARNJ0SEJGYM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/IARN/J0SEJGYM/F4PIARNJ0SEJGYM.SMALL.jpg Skysurfer_uk This site has provided me with so much inspiration, this is my effort to throw something in the ring. I don't intend to pad this 'ibble out with an image of glueing two pieces of wood together... :) JDI! or Just Do It! In the spirit of Open Source (Inkscape being a wonderful example - perfect for...
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:07:07 PDT
Shapeoko 2 CO2 Laser Upgrades http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-CO2-Laser-Upgrades/
Shapeoko 2 CO2 Laser Upgrades - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/N5TY/J0SEHQ7V/FOTN5TYJ0SEHQ7V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/N5TY/J0SEHQ7V/FOTN5TYJ0SEHQ7V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/N5TY/J0SEHQ7V/FOTN5TYJ0SEHQ7V.SMALL.jpg HMI1973 I have upgraded my Shapeoko machine to use it as CO2 Laser machine Shapeoko 2 CO2 Laser Upgrades: Overview Water Cooler System: used to cool the laser tube as the high voltage increase it’s temp. accordingly. There is full cooler system with a prices of up-to 350 USD but we normally use normal wa...
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:21:12 PDT
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
CNC From DVD Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-From-DVD-Drives/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/JRYL/IZYGAE2R/FHMJRYLIZYGAE2R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/JRYL/IZYGAE2R/FHMJRYLIZYGAE2R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/JRYL/IZYGAE2R/FHMJRYLIZYGAE2R.SMALL.jpg OliV2 CNC machines from old CD-Rom or DVD drives L293D Driver Board for CNC Drawing Instructables Robot by Mini CNC - Arduino - L293D Shield Compact CNC/3D Printer MiniCNC Work in Progress How to Make Mini CNC Router Drawing by Arduino and Shield L293D Mini CNC Foam Cutter Ardui...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 14:04:46 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
ArtCAM Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtCAM-Projects/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/QBIG/IZ6DC5S2/F55QBIGIZ6DC5S2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/QBIG/IZ6DC5S2/F55QBIGIZ6DC5S2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/QBIG/IZ6DC5S2/F55QBIGIZ6DC5S2.SMALL.jpg asergeeva Cute Picture Frame Chess Board Quick Clock Face design in ArtCAM
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:48:59 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
Gaia Horizon / 3d machining with LIDAR point clouds http://www.instructables.com/id/Gaia-Horizon-3d-Machining-With-LIDAR-Point-Clouds/
Gaia Horizon / 3d machining with LIDAR point clouds - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/IC8Y/IZ6D1QUL/F76IC8YIZ6D1QUL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/IC8Y/IZ6D1QUL/F76IC8YIZ6D1QUL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/IC8Y/IZ6D1QUL/F76IC8YIZ6D1QUL.SMALL.jpg gurysh Gaia Horizon is a sculptural series that explores landscapes as an assembly of images, edits, and distortions, how various technologies have been used to image terrain on other planetary bodies, and how these tools and techniques have shaped the way we view our terrestrial horizon through dimensiona...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:50:00 PST
CNC Milled Nail Stamp Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milled-Nail-Stamp-Plate/
CNC Milled Nail Stamp Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/KSVL/IZ6BZZ30/FX5KSVLIZ6BZZ30.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/KSVL/IZ6BZZ30/FX5KSVLIZ6BZZ30.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/KSVL/IZ6BZZ30/FX5KSVLIZ6BZZ30.SMALL.jpg dollseyeview What designs have you been dying to get your phalanges on? Or rather, what designs have you been dying to get on your phalanges? Engrave your logo, initials or original designs into an aluminum plate and transfer them onto your nails with this tutorial! Full video of the process is in step 5.Materia...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:11:52 PST
Engraving an Image With a CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Engraving-an-Image-With-a-CNC-Router/
Engraving an Image With a CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/ZV55/IZ6CCKP5/FDOZV55IZ6CCKP5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/ZV55/IZ6CCKP5/FDOZV55IZ6CCKP5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/ZV55/IZ6CCKP5/FDOZV55IZ6CCKP5.SMALL.jpg kschaer Most projects I do involving the CNC router have a 3D result, but the router can be super useful for 2D work too! Here I show a method using Rhino, Grasshopper, and the CNT Motion Systems CNC Router to engrave an image into wood. This method works by inputting a set of lines or paths (in rhino) that...
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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