Instructables: exploring - technology - cam http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 11:20:37 PST BLOX v1.01 Self Reflective http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Reflective/
Self Reflective - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/MQ3O/IW5JC39O/F3FMQ3OIW5JC39O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/MQ3O/IW5JC39O/F3FMQ3OIW5JC39O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/MQ3O/IW5JC39O/F3FMQ3OIW5JC39O.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar Self Reflective, 2016, is a CNC machined piece in aluminum that explores light, material, and optics. It is rich, intense, and confusing to the eye because areas that recede from certain angles flip around and seem to project forward from others. It is reflective of its environment, but holds its ow...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:30:29 PST
Pier 9 Resource: CAD and CAM in Fusion 360 for Shopbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-Resource-CAD-and-CAM-in-Fusion-360-for-Shop/
Pier 9 Resource: CAD and CAM in Fusion 360 for Shopbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/6CZ6/IUOHW56W/F216CZ6IUOHW56W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/6CZ6/IUOHW56W/F216CZ6IUOHW56W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/6CZ6/IUOHW56W/F216CZ6IUOHW56W.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar This Instructable is for workshop users at Pier 9, or anyone who wants to learn:-CAD (Computer Aided Design) in Fusion 360--creating a solid model with sketches-CAM (Computer Aided Manufacturing) in Fusion 360--creating simple 2D Pocket and Contour toolpaths-CNC machining on a Shopbot This Instructa...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:44:13 PDT
Run Easel Gcode on (almost) Any CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Run-Easel-Gcode-on-almost-Any-CNC-Router/
Run Easel Gcode on (almost) Any CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/0I3H/IUKEVA4I/F1J0I3HIUKEVA4I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/0I3H/IUKEVA4I/F1J0I3HIUKEVA4I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/0I3H/IUKEVA4I/F1J0I3HIUKEVA4I.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic I like Easel because it's the easiest way I know to convert an image into an engraving. But Easel is only compatible with GRBL machines such as Inventables' own X-Carve, and my CNC router runs on the RAMPS 1.4 board with Marlin firmware. I converted an Easel file to run on my modified version of Mar...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:46:37 PDT
Pier 9 Resource: DMS Certification Part I: 3D CAM in Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-Resource-Part-I-3D-CAM-in-Fusion-360-for-th/
Pier 9 Resource: DMS Certification Part I: 3D CAM in Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/LNNP/ITYJG9SO/FZSLNNPITYJG9SO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/LNNP/ITYJG9SO/FZSLNNPITYJG9SO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/LNNP/ITYJG9SO/FZSLNNPITYJG9SO.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar This Instructable is for Workshop Users at Pier 9, or anyone who wants to learn:-CAM (Computer Aided Manufacturing) in Fusion 360-Toolpathing for 3D components with a flip-CNC machining in woodThis Instructable is a detailed, step-by-step set of instructions to show you how to program the toolpath...
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 10:50:39 PDT
C-Beam Linear Actuator - can be Lasercut or Handmade - Compatible with Openbuilds http://www.instructables.com/id/C-Beam-Linear-Actuator-Can-Be-Lasercut-or-Handmade/
C-Beam Linear Actuator - can be Lasercut or Handmade - Compatible with Openbuilds - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/FFO4/ITSN6APY/FQ5FFO4ITSN6APY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/FFO4/ITSN6APY/FQ5FFO4ITSN6APY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/FFO4/ITSN6APY/FQ5FFO4ITSN6APY.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic This is a linear actuator based on the Openbuilds C-Beam design, which uses V-wheels and a leadscrew. I designed this version so that it can be lasercut out of sheet material, because the Openbuilds plates can be expensive since they have to be CNC machined. The design could also be cut out of plywo...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 14:08:54 PDT
Linear-Cam Driven Keyboard Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Linear-Cam-Driven-Keyboard-Drawer/
Linear-Cam Driven Keyboard Drawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/ZQT4/ITCHMIFT/FP1ZQT4ITCHMIFT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/ZQT4/ITCHMIFT/FP1ZQT4ITCHMIFT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/ZQT4/ITCHMIFT/FP1ZQT4ITCHMIFT.SMALL.jpg BoilingLeadBath ...(2) cams synchronize the height and angle of the drawer during deployment, providing an ergonomic improvement over the traditional drawer at the cost of some complexity. Using it is simple - just push it in or pull it out - but that gives you access to two optimized positions:1) As usual, when de...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 13:06:47 PDT
Pier 9 Resource: Accessing custom post processors on a Mac in Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-Resource-Accessing-Custom-Post-Processors-o/
Pier 9 Resource: Accessing custom post processors on a Mac in Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/58IU/ITFYSNG7/F7P58IUITFYSNG7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/58IU/ITFYSNG7/F7P58IUITFYSNG7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/58IU/ITFYSNG7/F7P58IUITFYSNG7.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar This Instructable is for Workshop Users at Pier 9. However, it's relevant to anyone who:1. Uses Fusion 360 on a Mac2. Has a custom post processor When Mac users post process their CAM files to turn them into G-code, by default Fusion 360 only shows Generic Posts. This Instructable will show you wher...
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:02:28 PDT
Face tracking desk fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Tracking-Desk-Fan/
Face tracking desk fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/EWDS/ISCBEPHG/FI5EWDSISCBEPHG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/EWDS/ISCBEPHG/FI5EWDSISCBEPHG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/EWDS/ISCBEPHG/FI5EWDSISCBEPHG.SMALL.jpg DevinL9 Have you ever wished your fan would follow you around to cool you off on those hot summer days!? Well I decided to do something about it! Welcome FanBot, the personal desktop fan that follows your face and keeps you cool when things are getting a little too spicy!This is more of a proof of concept t...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:11:37 PDT
G.T Home http://www.instructables.com/id/GT-1/
G.T Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/53KD/IQLIAC81/FXL53KDIQLIAC81.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/53KD/IQLIAC81/FXL53KDIQLIAC81.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/53KD/IQLIAC81/FXL53KDIQLIAC81.SMALL.jpg TarekM2 Created by : Graduation Team (G.T)What if all the devices in your life could connect to the Internet? Not just computers and smartphones, but everything: clocks, garage doors, speakers, lights, doors, windows, window blinds, door bells, hot water heaters, appliances, you name it. And what if those d...
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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 16:37:29 PDT
GoPro Stabilizer with the Extendable Pole You Already Own http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Stabilizer-With-the-Extendable-Pole-You-Alre/
GoPro Stabilizer with the Extendable Pole You Already Own - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/7BCQ/IQL52KP9/FYG7BCQIQL52KP9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/7BCQ/IQL52KP9/FYG7BCQIQL52KP9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/7BCQ/IQL52KP9/FYG7BCQIQL52KP9.SMALL.jpg travderose This is kinda dumb. Let's just start out with that. It's really simple and stupid but it works for me. I've been doing this for years and I've had a few different people stop me and mention what a great idea it is. So I decided to write a quick blog post about it even though it's stupid easy to do. ...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 13:57:48 PDT
How to Load a G-code onto a HAAS TM1 (w USB Emulator) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Load-a-G-code-Onto-a-HAAS-TM1-w-USB-Emulato/
How to Load a G-code onto a HAAS TM1 (w USB Emulator) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/7Y3X/IOVPRJGX/FO57Y3XIOVPRJGX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/7Y3X/IOVPRJGX/FO57Y3XIOVPRJGX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/7Y3X/IOVPRJGX/FO57Y3XIOVPRJGX.SMALL.jpg PLUSAEngineer Today we are Loading a G-code program on to a HAAS TM1 which has a USB Emulator. This is not a tutorial on how to program G-Code with CAM Software or the details of post possessors (code generators/formaters). Just how to load G-Code onto a HAAS Mill.Please to be sure to look at the images notes tho...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 20:54:14 PDT
Adding a Face Cam to Your Gaming http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Face-Cam-to-Your-Gaming/
Adding a Face Cam to Your Gaming - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/2UP0/IOO5IN82/F4V2UP0IOO5IN82.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/2UP0/IOO5IN82/F4V2UP0IOO5IN82.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/2UP0/IOO5IN82/F4V2UP0IOO5IN82.SMALL.jpg TechHead Tutorials Hey Guys, TechHead Tutorials Here And Today I Will Show You How To Add A FaceCam To Your Videos. You Can Either Watch The Instructional Video Or Follow The Steps: The Choice Is Yours! The Easy Way: Watch This Video For The Easy And Quick Tutorial: The Tutorial: Downloading... So, First Thing Y...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 01:27:08 PDT
Getting line drawings into CAM software http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Line-Drawings-Into-CAM-Software/
Getting line drawings into CAM software - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/23GY/IOCE7CCP/FL123GYIOCE7CCP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/23GY/IOCE7CCP/FL123GYIOCE7CCP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/23GY/IOCE7CCP/FL123GYIOCE7CCP.SMALL.jpg Shantell_Martin Its surprises me how long I actually spent trying to achieve this in a simple affective way and I still fill like I have a NOT got a workflow down. When starting my residency at Autodesk I was excited about taking this super large drawings I create and playing with the scale, so example printing 100...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 09:26:28 PDT
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/WarmCold-Adjustable-Continuous-Lighting/
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output RambleAfter way, way, waaay too many crappy pictures in the dark, dimly lit room, with a flash or basically in any scenario which didn't involve bright sunlight, I decided that I needed a photo/film-light aka continuous light.About the projectThis is a continuous light panel that is adjustable betwe...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 12:52:39 PDT
Simple FPV Video Add-on for RC Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-FPV-Video-Add-on-for-RC-Truck/
Simple FPV Video Add-on for RC Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/UB77/INM7NQFI/FERUB77INM7NQFI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/UB77/INM7NQFI/FERUB77INM7NQFI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/UB77/INM7NQFI/FERUB77INM7NQFI.SMALL.jpg Tony--K My grandson enjoys driving a remote controlled (RC) truck, and we wanted to add First Person View (FPV) video to it.After researching many possible video methods, I decided to use a tiny camera that would not look too large for the truck, and have it communicate in such a way that the video feed cou...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 13:48:13 PDT
Car Raspberry Pi3 Dash Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Raspberry-Pi3-Dash-Cam/
Car Raspberry Pi3 Dash Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/FTSE/INMAWOCK/FGYFTSEINMAWOCK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/FTSE/INMAWOCK/FGYFTSEINMAWOCK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/FTSE/INMAWOCK/FGYFTSEINMAWOCK.SMALL.jpg vijayp44 Intro I have previously worked with Arduino boards to develop a motion based mobile alerts. But always wanted to work with Raspberry Pi because of the diversified projects that could be done relatively easily because it is a full blown mini computer running on Debian base...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:59:20 PDT
Cuerpos de Hanoi-Arte, Español y Matemáticas (CHMD-DM1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuerpos-De-Hanoi-Arte-Español-Y-Matemáticas-CHMD-D/
Cuerpos de Hanoi-Arte, Español y Matemáticas (CHMD-DM1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/0SNQ/IN7GKGH9/FRW0SNQIN7GKGH9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/0SNQ/IN7GKGH9/FRW0SNQIN7GKGH9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/0SNQ/IN7GKGH9/FRW0SNQIN7GKGH9.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 "Cuerpos de Hanoi" es una dinámica makers creada para las clases de Matemáticas, Arte y Español.La dinámica busca integrar los contenidos de aprendizaje siguientes: Español Elaboración de un fotoreportaje Texto CientíficoMatemáticas Introducción a la teoría de algoritmos. Algoritmos sencillosArt...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 12:27:02 PDT
Touchscreen Display and Rechargeable Battery Pack for the PiKon Telescope / Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Display-and-Rechargeable-Battery-Pack-/
Touchscreen Display and Rechargeable Battery Pack for the PiKon Telescope / Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SMALL.jpg ThirdEarthDesign In 2014, Mark Wrigley of Alternative Photonics along with Andy King, a Physics and Astronomy research associate at the University of Sheffield, created the PiKon 3d printed telescope. Based on Newton's reflecting telescope design it uses a Raspberry Pi and the PiCamera module, with the camera mounte...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:01:08 PDT
Digital Manufacturing - project seven, Drawing and importing Templates http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Manufacturing-Project-Six-Drawing-and-Impo/
Digital Manufacturing - project seven, Drawing and importing Templates - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/CSJP/IKIN05DW/FX1CSJPIKIN05DW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/CSJP/IKIN05DW/FX1CSJPIKIN05DW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/CSJP/IKIN05DW/FX1CSJPIKIN05DW.SMALL.jpg liquidhandwash This is the sixth in a series of Instructables on how to use CAD (Computer Aided Drawing) and CAM (Computer Aided Machining) This time we are going to look at making 2D objects such as Templates Stencils & Gaskets. Templates don't even require a laser cutter you can just print them out and are very...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:04:35 PST
Actobotics Time Lapse Cable Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Actobotics-Time-Lapse-Cable-Cam/
Actobotics Time Lapse Cable Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/J4EN/IJIX1704/FA3J4ENIJIX1704.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/J4EN/IJIX1704/FA3J4ENIJIX1704.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/J4EN/IJIX1704/FA3J4ENIJIX1704.SMALL.jpg MichaelMikkelson Sometimes it is nice to capture a time lapse sequence using motion with a larger distance than you could get from a slider. I have seen many cable cams that are used in video production, and thought it would be a good idea to make one that went very slow to capture time lapse sequences. The origin...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 17:40:47 PST
My Shapeoko 2 Workflow http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Shapeoko-2-Workflow/
My Shapeoko 2 Workflow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/HS45/ICID4GTF/FQMHS45ICID4GTF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/HS45/ICID4GTF/FQMHS45ICID4GTF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/HS45/ICID4GTF/FQMHS45ICID4GTF.SMALL.jpg jordantallent This is a short little Instructable to explain how I design parts to be machined on my Shapeoko 2 CNC machine from Inventables.com. Everything that I do will be using free software or web based services, nothing fancy at all! The only official CAD training that I have is for printed circuit boards...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:42:52 PDT
CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-it-however-it-lays-adjusting-CAM-toolpaths-for/
CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood note: this instructable presumes familiarity with CNC machines and terminology, especially work coordinate systems. If you're not familiar, I suggest reading the extremely comprehensive "learning CNC the hard way" instructable.Wouldn't it be nice if you could just clamp down a part on the CNC mil...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 03:11:56 PDT
Making A Binford Tools Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Binford-Tools-Sign/
Making A Binford Tools Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/1UO1/I9SMSF0V/FNF1UO1I9SMSF0V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/1UO1/I9SMSF0V/FNF1UO1I9SMSF0V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/1UO1/I9SMSF0V/FNF1UO1I9SMSF0V.SMALL.jpg stangtime Making this sign was a blast. The software used was Inkscape and Jscut - both free programs! A snip of part of the Binford text was found online and brought into Inkscape. Once in Inkscape a bitmap trace was made. The smaller text was then added from the font selection within Inkscape. The desi...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 18:18:26 PDT
Using stl2gcode to Automatically Generate G-Code from STL Files http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-stl2gcode-to-Automatically-Generate-G-Code-f/
Using stl2gcode to Automatically Generate G-Code from STL Files - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/DH3H/I74LAOEA/FKCDH3HI74LAOEA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/DH3H/I74LAOEA/FKCDH3HI74LAOEA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/DH3H/I74LAOEA/FKCDH3HI74LAOEA.SMALL.jpg edslatt Potential of Vertical Milling Machines with Straight End MillsIt is often possible to arrive at sophisticated designs using only a vertical milling machine with straight end mills. Several light duty bench top vertical milling machines have reached the market in the past few years but some CAM soft...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:33:13 PDT
DIY Gopro Frame - Marco para gopro multiuso http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gopro-Frame-Marco-para-gopro-multiuso/
DIY Gopro Frame - Marco para gopro multiuso - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/IZBQ/I6YXTJ45/F3FIZBQI6YXTJ45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/IZBQ/I6YXTJ45/F3FIZBQI6YXTJ45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/IZBQ/I6YXTJ45/F3FIZBQI6YXTJ45.SMALL.jpg chaparro78 Este marco lo hice por que queria grabar videos con mi gopro y a la vez sacar fotos con una camara compacta (mi gopro es una hero3 y no saca fotos mientras graba videos). Tambien sirve para poner la gopro y el smartphone como pantalla, o la gopro y una bateria externa o una camara compacta y una bat...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 14:00:35 PDT
bench http://www.instructables.com/id/bench-1/
bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/0U3X/I6WDOAFS/FJ30U3XI6WDOAFS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/0U3X/I6WDOAFS/FJ30U3XI6WDOAFS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/0U3X/I6WDOAFS/FJ30U3XI6WDOAFS.SMALL.jpg rishivadher Bench made with wood from leftovers Design in Fusion 30 design in Fusion 360 https://fusion360.autodesk.com/projects/bench--2 CAM Preparing the CAM in Fusion 360 with the integrated 3D CAD Generate the NC Generate the NC for the controller Controller The controller of the machine Zero...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 09:51:33 PST
Flip Machining on the DMS CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Machining-on-the-DMS-CNC-Router/
Flip Machining on the DMS CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/UCGM/I6SO11ZM/FA1UCGMI6SO11ZM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/UCGM/I6SO11ZM/FA1UCGMI6SO11ZM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/UCGM/I6SO11ZM/FA1UCGMI6SO11ZM.SMALL.jpg Julie Kumar After thinking about the potential of 3-axis flip machining, I decided to construct a three-dimensional relief painting out of laminated plywood. This piece would be viewable from either side, and though the two sides would be related to one another, they wouldn't necessarily align. In this Instruct...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:38:50 PST
Pier 9 Resource: Autodesk Software Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Design-Autodesk-Software-Overview/
Pier 9 Resource: Autodesk Software Overview - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/18VX/I5JHSQ6A/FGR18VXI5JHSQ6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/18VX/I5JHSQ6A/FGR18VXI5JHSQ6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/18VX/I5JHSQ6A/FGR18VXI5JHSQ6A.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft This Instructable is for Workshop Users at Pier 9.A question that many people ask is: which Autodesk software should I start with? If you are a Student, Designer, Engineer or Artist in Resident at Pier 9, Autodesk has an impressive portfolio of 3D design programs to choose from.These programs are b...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:04:47 PST
Spy cam car with recording http://www.instructables.com/id/Spy-cam-car-with-recording/
Spy cam car with recording - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/1ZJQ/I5F7P6EP/FUM1ZJQI5F7P6EP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/1ZJQ/I5F7P6EP/FUM1ZJQI5F7P6EP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/1ZJQ/I5F7P6EP/FUM1ZJQI5F7P6EP.SMALL.jpg ed shtern Please note there are no actual pictures yet due to the fact that im still waiting for some partsI will post some as soon as i am able toHave you ever wanted to sneak up and spy on someone, well i have and so i made something to help me. I made an awesome spy cam with recording that can also be plac...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:20:31 PST
CNC Padded Jewelry Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Padded-Jewelry-Boxes/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:38:44 PST
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Brain-on-Pier-9-CNC-Milled-Corian/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:06:49 PST
How to CNC: In three steps! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CNC-In-three-steps/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:40:44 PST
Smartphone Spy Camera Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Spy-Camera-Hack/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 14:06:50 PST
CNC Milled Reaction Diffusion Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milled-Reaction-Diffusion-Sculpture/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 16:08:38 PST
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Wi-fi-Webcam-From-An-Old-Android-Phone/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:10:20 PST
Simple DIY GoPro Suction Mount for $3!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-GoPro-Suction-Mount-for-3/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:26:57 PST
CNC Joinery: How to Create Finger Joints http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Joinery-How-to-Create-Finger-Joints/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:12:19 PST
Getting Started with HSMXpress http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-HSMXpress/
Getting Started with HSMXpress - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/6AAK/I11YVICT/FU36AAKI11YVICT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/6AAK/I11YVICT/FU36AAKI11YVICT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/6AAK/I11YVICT/FU36AAKI11YVICT.SMALL.jpg A Whatmough HSMXpress is a free CAM plugin for SolidWorksYou can download it free here: www.hsmxpress.com If you already have have HSMXpress, download the attached part file and let's get started!. Understanding the Layout In this Step we will: Look at the Layout of Inventor HSM Create a Setup to: Define o...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 13:01:09 PDT
RC tank with a moving FPV camera http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-FPV-tank/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:54:46 PDT
How To Use The Emerson Action Cam HD Video http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-The-Emerson-Action-Cam-HD-Video/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:19:47 PDT
Intro to Free 3D CAM Options (pt. 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Free-3D-CAM-Options-pt-1/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 16:58:24 PDT
How to export an Autodesk Inventor part for a ShopBot CNC router http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-export-an-Autodesk-Inventor-part-for-a-Shop/
How to export an Autodesk Inventor part for a ShopBot CNC router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/A6DE/HUBJBT5U/FZHA6DEHUBJBT5U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/A6DE/HUBJBT5U/FZHA6DEHUBJBT5U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/A6DE/HUBJBT5U/FZHA6DEHUBJBT5U.SMALL.jpg trev25 In this Instructable, I'm going to show you how you can take your 2D part, designed in Autodesk Inventor, and export it for use with a CNC router. The first time I tried to do this I kept running into issues. There are a couple of tricks that you need to do to export your part correctly so that ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:12:39 PDT
DIY Phone Controlled FPV Rover (Fast & Agile) http://www.instructables.com/id/RoverBot-1/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:09:13 PDT
REPARACION CNC FAGOR 8050 http://www.instructables.com/id/REPARACION-CNC-FAGOR-8050/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:29:06 PST
Dropcam Unplugged! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dropcam-Unplugged/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 14:54:54 PST
"THE DARK ROOM WEBCAM GAMING"... without any lights,without any key board... play your PC games....(with camspace) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-off-your-room-lights-start-motion-gaming-with/
"THE DARK ROOM WEBCAM GAMING"... without any lights,without any key board... play your PC games....(with camspace) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/MSZU/HQRO1H6Y/FWEMSZUHQRO1H6Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/MSZU/HQRO1H6Y/FWEMSZUHQRO1H6Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/MSZU/HQRO1H6Y/FWEMSZUHQRO1H6Y.SMALL.jpg ishan udyoga Hey guys what's up... This is my first Instructable... I call this instructable "The dark room webcam gaming" ....sorry for my bad english :-( .......ok let's do this.... .........THIS TRICK ALSO WORK ONLY CAR GAMES and some mini games... You can see this images it's my low quality creative lab...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 04:47:28 PST
SIMPLE USB WEATHERPROOF CAMERA http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-USB-WEATHERPROOF-CAMERA/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:08:42 PDT
Design and Print a Tripod-Mountable Smartphone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Print-a-Tripod-Mountable-Smartphone-Cas/
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 07:24:38 PDT
IP SECURITY CAMERA USING ANDROID PHONE http://www.instructables.com/id/IP-SECURITY-CAMERA-USING-ANDROID-PHONE/
IP SECURITY CAMERA USING ANDROID PHONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/J6H3/HHMI57XW/FUUJ6H3HHMI57XW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/J6H3/HHMI57XW/FUUJ6H3HHMI57XW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/J6H3/HHMI57XW/FUUJ6H3HHMI57XW.SMALL.jpg 1481994 HELLO GUYS,IF YOU HAVE YOUR ANDROID phone there billions of productive apps in app store like the app called ip camera. download it from app store it's free and set it up .CONNECT WIFI OR internet in you computer and android .launch IP CAMERA app an  ip address will develop along with port number. o...
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 04:11:11 PDT
no-cost, 5-minute Steady-Cam rig using a tripod and household materials http://www.instructables.com/id/no-cost-5-minute-Steady-Cam-rig-using-a-tripod-an/
no-cost, 5-minute Steady-Cam rig using a tripod and household materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HUGS/HF23Y4BH/F6THUGSHF23Y4BH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HUGS/HF23Y4BH/F6THUGSHF23Y4BH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HUGS/HF23Y4BH/F6THUGSHF23Y4BH.SMALL.jpg confu Recently I watched this impressive video: http://vimeo.com/63357898 I´m not really into taking videos or making movies, but all those professional or DIY solutions to build a steady-cam thingy or camera gimbal which I stumbled upon in the last years were always fascinating. So after watching above...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 16:34:32 PDT