Instructables: exploring - technology - lasers - laser cutter - featured Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:58:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 Laser Cut Baby Mobile
Laser Cut Baby Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> jocomakerspace There are only a million and a half baby mobile tutorials on the Internets, so what's one more? I made this simple mobile using an Epilog Zing 40w laser cutter available at the Johnson County Library MakerSpace in Overland Park, KS. Bring your own materials, but use the cutter for free! Tools and ...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 12:50:54 PDT
1.6W Laser Cutter and Engraver
1.6W Laser Cutter and Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> hpb I made this laser engraver mostly for cutting stencils for my PCBs but its applications are limited only by your imagination and the laser power. Most PCBs today have SMD components. You can solder these by placing the solder paste with a syringe on each pad but thats time consuming and not to menti...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 06:01:52 PDT
Customized Items With Lasers
Customized Items With Lasers - More DIY How To Projects]]> jocomakerspace So...some of our patrons have figured out that our laser cutter is AWESOME at making customized gifts, gadgets, and such and we want to let the rest of them know the possibilities. This instructable is going to show you how easy it is to make pre-made items customized for your personal pleasure. And...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 14:25:44 PDT
Laser Cut Box With "inlay" Designs.
Laser Cut Box With "inlay" Designs. - More DIY How To Projects]]> geordie_h I love making boxes with the laser cutter. The laser cutter makes cutting the box parts easy and accurate. By cutting a series of tabs and slots along the edge, the pieces fit together so well you almost don't need glue to hold them together.Also, by taking advantage of the thinness of the laser cut...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 06:29:54 PDT
MDF omni wheel
MDF omni wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> sonodera This omni wheel is made of MDF(Medium Density Fiberboard).Plastic and metal are not used. Cut! Cut MDF using a laser cutting machine. Assemble 01 Assemble 02 Assemble 03 Assemble 04 Assemble 05 Assemble 06 Assemble 07 Assemble 08 Assemble 09 Finished! Join...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 01:42:07 PST
Prepare a color image for laser engraving
Prepare a color image for laser engraving - More DIY How To Projects]]> miststlkr This tutorial is a work in progress and will be updated as I get more screenshots and images. I am by no means an expert and if you know of a better way, feel free to join us in the Talk thread over at the Vancouver Hack Space and let me know. [[UPDATE 20 Nov 2015: This Instructable has been featur...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 00:06:11 PST
Spinning Wheel Business Card (or Mother's Day card!)
Spinning Wheel Business Card (or Mother's Day card!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> dstmartinmaker With three layers of materials and a little thinking you can create a spinning wheel card that fits almost any need. I wanted a unique way to describe what I do for my business card, but quickly realized I could use the same format to create a fun and interesting card to describe my amazing mother!F...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:20:16 PDT
Minimalistic Acrylic Wallet.
Minimalistic Acrylic Wallet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> cmusch How to make a minimalistic acrylic wallet at Techshop Chandler. Materials -1/8" acrylic  -Size #33 rubber bands Optional -Kyrlon Fusion spray paint -Painters tape -Cardboard Design your wallet. Start by measuring out a credit card (or whatever you want to go inside your wallet). A typical cre...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 23:36:19 PDT
phone bed
phone bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeasaurus Even phones need down time to rest and recharge. Give your phone a place to sleep in its own bed, the perfect spot to keep your phone when it's time for lights out. This fun bed is more than just a doll-sized decoration, there's actually a soft mattress made from a computer mouse pad that muffles an...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:43:32 PDT
Custom PCB Prototyping using a Laser Cutter
Custom PCB Prototyping using a Laser Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> jmsaavedra I am going to walk you through the process of prototyping a Printed Circuit Board using a laser cutter and supplies from your local Radioshack and hardware store.  This is a process I have perfected after several prototypes I created as part of my thesis, modular//neuroid. prepare the board Remo...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2010 22:05:09 PST
Laser Etching Macintosh Powerbooks.
Laser Etching Macintosh Powerbooks. - More DIY How To Projects]]> saul The appropriate files, laser settings, and methodology for putting your tattoo on your this was boing boing ed a few weeks back i thought i'd show how it is done... select your artwork. any bmp, jpg, tif, dxf will do. basically any vector or pixel (bitmap) based artwork. the higher...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2005 20:44:01 PST