Instructables: exploring - technology - cutting http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:07:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make your own LOLcat stencil and vinyl sticker http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-LOLcat-stencil-and-vinyl-sticker/
Make your own LOLcat stencil and vinyl sticker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/FH03/I0ENJKEP/F95FH03I0ENJKEP.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace Follow this walk-through to design, edit, and cut a stencil or sticker using the free software available on http://www.silhouetteamerica.com/ and using the Silhouette Vinyl Cutters (this example using the Silhouette Cameo).This tutorial is made by the staff at http://slomakerspace.com/ Check this p...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:44:08 PDT
Trampoline Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Trampoline-Frame/
Trampoline Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/492H/HUX9Y94F/FBB492HHUX9Y94F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/492H/HUX9Y94F/FBB492HHUX9Y94F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/492H/HUX9Y94F/FBB492HHUX9Y94F.SMALL.jpg MichaelJohnRose I designed a frame to stretch images printed on fabric. The frame uses laser cut interlocking pieces to create a sleek but durable structure.Necessary items:-Laser Cutter-1/8 thick sheet of material. I used Masonite/Hardboard for this project but any material should work, some testing and rearrangin...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 18:34:11 PDT
Robotic Arm Trifecta (Science Olympiad) http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Arm-Trifecta-Science-Olympiad/
Robotic Arm Trifecta (Science Olympiad) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/UOXL/HUMTNJKV/FT0UOXLHUMTNJKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/UOXL/HUMTNJKV/FT0UOXLHUMTNJKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/UOXL/HUMTNJKV/FT0UOXLHUMTNJKV.SMALL.jpg WOSO In the fall of 2012, we set out to construct a robotic arm for the Science Olympiad competition that would be capable of performing the required set of tasks efficiently and to perfection. This instructable will attempt to guide you through the thought processes used in the design and construction...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 23:56:42 PDT
10 Tips and Tricks for Laser Engraving and Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Tips-and-Tricks-for-Laser-Engraving-and-Cutting/
10 Tips and Tricks for Laser Engraving and Cutting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/I5S4/HUIWN6UZ/F14I5S4HUIWN6UZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/I5S4/HUIWN6UZ/F14I5S4HUIWN6UZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/I5S4/HUIWN6UZ/F14I5S4HUIWN6UZ.SMALL.jpg geordie_h Hello, I'm Geordie and I currently work at ADX Portland running the Laser Cutter and Engraver. My job is to take in customer's projects, set them up and run them on the laser. As a result, I've learned a few tricks for how to set up jobs to get the best results, and in this Instructable I'm going ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 22:42:41 PDT
Game of Thrones Beer Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Beer-Coasters/
Game of Thrones Beer Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/VGPZ/HTGFCTJ0/FC2VGPZHTGFCTJ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/VGPZ/HTGFCTJ0/FC2VGPZHTGFCTJ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/VGPZ/HTGFCTJ0/FC2VGPZHTGFCTJ0.SMALL.jpg JeppeMikkelsen To celebrate the new season of Game of Thrones coming out on monday the 7th of april(airs the 6th in the US, but I live in Denmark), me and some friends are going to have a Game of Thrones night, with beer, food and of course Game of Thrones, therefor I made these Game of Thrones coasters! In t...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 10:09:38 PDT
Automated Bottle Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bottle-Upcycler/
Automated Bottle Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/L988/HQ730H1L/FTFL988HQ730H1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/L988/HQ730H1L/FTFL988HQ730H1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/L988/HQ730H1L/FTFL988HQ730H1L.SMALL.jpg jrharari The Bottle Upcycler is a machine that transforms empty glass bottles into drinking glasses. We were inspired by the elegance of artisanal glassware and the opportunity to make "trash" destined for the recycling bin into something beautiful. This is a video of The Bottle Upcycler in action.  The bot...
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 20:23:17 PST
Laser cut a template for a sheetmetal box (flat pattern) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-a-template-for-a-sheetmetal-box-flat-pat/
Laser cut a template for a sheetmetal box (flat pattern) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/23SC/HP6CRKO3/FT323SCHP6CRKO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/23SC/HP6CRKO3/FT323SCHP6CRKO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/23SC/HP6CRKO3/FT323SCHP6CRKO3.SMALL.jpg jamesh10000 I made it at TechShop, www.techshop.ws, it's a template that I cut on the laser cutter to quickly lay out cut lines and bend lines on a piece of sheet metal. It's actually half a template as the pattern is larger than the 18x24" cutting bed. The first step was to draw it in AutoCAD. I cut the tem...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 00:09:46 PST
How to cut glass tube without glass Cutter tool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-glass-tube-without-glass-Cutter-tool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/BSN6/HK1DG3Z5/FX1BSN6HK1DG3Z5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/BSN6/HK1DG3Z5/FX1BSN6HK1DG3Z5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/BSN6/HK1DG3Z5/FX1BSN6HK1DG3Z5.SMALL.jpg karthick robo How to cut glass tube without glass Cutter tool   by using metal triangle file
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 06:34:58 PDT
How Combination Lock Works? I Made it at TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Combination-Lock-Works-I-Made-it-at-TechShop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/X4RB/HIGIL4C1/F5GX4RBHIGIL4C1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/X4RB/HIGIL4C1/F5GX4RBHIGIL4C1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/X4RB/HIGIL4C1/F5GX4RBHIGIL4C1.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Background:      Many are curious on how safe are these combination locks?  Does it take an expert to unlock these combination locks?  How does combination locks works?  How can it be improved and become hack proof?   This instructables is inspired by youtube video "Easily Hack a Combination Lock" h...
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 20:25:30 PDT
How to cut a golf ball in half? We did it at TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-a-golf-ball-in-half-We-did-it-at-Tech/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/WUOH/HH2LJKFN/F4NWUOHHH2LJKFN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/WUOH/HH2LJKFN/F4NWUOHHH2LJKFN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/WUOH/HH2LJKFN/F4NWUOHHH2LJKFN.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Background:      One may ask, "Why would ask why would someone want to cut the golf ball in half?"   In basic science, the final application is often of secondary importance.  The question here is how can it be done? Problems:       I made a fixture to hold the golf ball so I could drill holes to ...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 20:41:24 PDT
Teachers' Resource: 3D Laser Cut Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Teachers-Resource-3D-Laser-Cut-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DFKA/HFSHUEFP/FF9DFKAHFSHUEFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DFKA/HFSHUEFP/FF9DFKAHFSHUEFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DFKA/HFSHUEFP/FF9DFKAHFSHUEFP.SMALL.jpg Kiteman There will come a point when your learners are ready to move on from two-dimensional projects to more complex creations. Although most of these projects include the files needed to copy them,  their main purpose is to provide inspiration about the possibilities of laser-cutting in the third dimensi...
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Sat, 4 May 2013 04:04:04 PDT
Let's learn to learn how to make Chinese Chess "Xiangqi" Set. I made it at TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-learn-to-learn-how-to-make-Chinese-Chess-Set/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/YJQB/HFSHTP5Q/FH3YJQBHFSHTP5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/YJQB/HFSHTP5Q/FH3YJQBHFSHTP5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/YJQB/HFSHTP5Q/FH3YJQBHFSHTP5Q.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Goal:     To replicate the Chess Set project to create Chinese Chest Set.     To illustrate how easy it is to replicate a process and make different products at TechShop Procedure:     Grab images online for the Chess pieces and Chess Board.     Use MS Paint to make each unique piece squares and sa...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 19:42:57 PDT
Understanding Epilog Laser Cutting and Etching Lesson 2: Understanding the Computer Print Options http://www.instructables.com/id/Understanding-Epilog-Laser-Cutting-and-Etching-Les-1/
Understanding Epilog Laser Cutting and Etching Lesson 2: Understanding the Computer Print Options - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/XZ91/HF23WC7I/F2VXZ91HF23WC7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/XZ91/HF23WC7I/F2VXZ91HF23WC7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/XZ91/HF23WC7I/F2VXZ91HF23WC7I.SMALL.jpg OceanusEva Understanding Epilog C02 Laser Cutting and Etching Lesson 2: Understanding the Computer Print Options Step 1: Introduction About TechShop Link to Previous Instructable Brief Summary Step 2: Printing Options Going over the Print Options What Options to Choose Understandi...
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Wed, 3 Apr 2013 15:44:16 PDT
Understanding Epilog Laser Cutting and Etching Lesson 1: Understanding the Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Understanding-Epilog-Laser-Cutting-and-Etching-Les/
Understanding Epilog Laser Cutting and Etching Lesson 1: Understanding the Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/Z7SV/HF23WBQN/F60Z7SVHF23WBQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/Z7SV/HF23WBQN/F60Z7SVHF23WBQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/Z7SV/HF23WBQN/F60Z7SVHF23WBQN.SMALL.jpg OceanusEva Understanding Epilog C02 Laser Cutting and Etching Lesson 1: Understanding the Machine Step 1: Introduction About TechShop History Laser Cutting Laser Cutting Uses Safety Materials Needed Step 2: How Machine Works Parts and There Functions Definitions Software St...
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Wed, 3 Apr 2013 14:17:38 PDT
How to Properly Cut, Drill and Bend Plexiglas to make a multi-use gopro tripod. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Properly-Cut-Drill-and-Bend-Plexiglas-to-m/
How to Properly Cut, Drill and Bend Plexiglas to make a multi-use gopro tripod. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ATRT/HC3PQYAE/F96ATRTHC3PQYAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ATRT/HC3PQYAE/F96ATRTHC3PQYAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ATRT/HC3PQYAE/F96ATRTHC3PQYAE.SMALL.jpg Ben The Builder This instructable is in the "UP!" contest and I would love it if you could take the time to vote if you feel I deserve the vote, thanks! Enjoy!    I had been doing some work with plexiglas lately and found some good ways to score and cut, drill holes in, and bend plexiglas. I wanted to create an...
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Sat, 19 Jan 2013 23:58:55 PST
DIY CNC Machine In Action! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-Machine-In-Action/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/WOQU/HBUZF479/F6MWOQUHBUZF479.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/WOQU/HBUZF479/F6MWOQUHBUZF479.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/WOQU/HBUZF479/F6MWOQUHBUZF479.SMALL.jpg stangtime A DIY CNC machine built with drawer slides, old computer parts, scraps of lumber, and steppers purchased on eBay.  This project was a lot of fun and was built on the cheap.  I have a bunch of videos of the process.  This little Instructable just shows the machine actually cutting something. Thanks ...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 17:46:27 PST
Laser Etched Gears at differnt depths...techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Gears-at-differnt-depthstechshop/
Laser Etched Gears at differnt depths...techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/ATU5/H672TS09/FE6ATU5H672TS09.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/ATU5/H672TS09/FE6ATU5H672TS09.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/ATU5/H672TS09/FE6ATU5H672TS09.SMALL.jpg butynski what you need Acrylic Illustrator (techshop) Laser Printer (techshop) Using the lasers is a lot of fun. One thing that i like most about the the lasers is that you can raster different depths into the Acrylic. Laser Etched Gears at differnt depths...techshop Place your Acrylic in the laser and...
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Fri, 23 Nov 2012 19:32:38 PST
Power LED Light-Bar Ambient Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-LED-Light-Bar-Ambient-Lighting/
Power LED Light-Bar Ambient Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/QXG8/H742FV9Q/FQAQXG8H742FV9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/QXG8/H742FV9Q/FQAQXG8H742FV9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/QXG8/H742FV9Q/FQAQXG8H742FV9Q.SMALL.jpg QuackMasterDan Create vibrant and colorful illumination for your home, man-cave, or living room. This guide is meant to be practical, detailed, and highly accessible for helping beginners and experts alike create and install high-powered LED lighting. The design is simple -- attach high-power star LEDs to a thin ...
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 02:06:20 PDT
Laser Cutting for Art and Industrial Creativity http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutting-for-Art-and-Industrial-Creativity/
Laser Cutting for Art and Industrial Creativity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/5FW2/H742Z1X3/FOI5FW2H742Z1X3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/5FW2/H742Z1X3/FOI5FW2H742Z1X3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/5FW2/H742Z1X3/FOI5FW2H742Z1X3.SMALL.jpg loveoption9 Understanding the capabilites of laser cutters and how to get the most out of them is the focus of this instructable.   I will use knife, tool and various other machinery I have designed to demonstrate what I have learned about this medium.   The main exciting feature of laser capability is the abil...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 14:57:30 PDT
which hole on your wire stripper is the best http://www.instructables.com/id/which-hole-on-your-wire-stripper-is-the-best/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/FUP2/H3W4J53M/FDYFUP2H3W4J53M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/FUP2/H3W4J53M/FDYFUP2H3W4J53M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/FUP2/H3W4J53M/FDYFUP2H3W4J53M.SMALL.jpg mde santis1 when you buy a wire cutter/striper there are multiple holes in it for all kinds or wire this tip so far has worked with three of the most common wire cutters so first find thehole that your wire fits perfectly in then go two holes smaller and thats the hole that is the best for stripping that wire. ...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 15:48:20 PDT
CNC machine for shaping large pieces of polystyrene foam http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-machine-for-shaping-large-pieces-of-polystyren/
CNC machine for shaping large pieces of polystyrene foam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/MY5A/H2WEVZXX/FQQMY5AH2WEVZXX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/MY5A/H2WEVZXX/FQQMY5AH2WEVZXX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/MY5A/H2WEVZXX/FQQMY5AH2WEVZXX.SMALL.jpg RTegelbeckers Summary This instructable shows how to shape polystyrene foam, using a CNC machine. Starting with a brief introduction, design software necessary for creating an STL file is discussed. This is followed by a method for creating G-code, using an STL file as input. After this comes the introduction to...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 23:54:12 PDT
Lasercut diamonds http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-diamonds/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/23WQ/H2WET462/FRO23WQH2WET462.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/23WQ/H2WET462/FRO23WQH2WET462.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/23WQ/H2WET462/FRO23WQH2WET462.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Drew this design in Inkscape - I'm planning on eventually making a garland out of lots of these! I thought it could be really cute. I'm thinking about improving on the design a bit, the lower right side is a little thin - especially on the smaller ones! I had some one of them break this morning on ...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 13:27:59 PDT
Transamerican Pyramid model http://www.instructables.com/id/Transamerican-Pyramid-model/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/Q35K/GWTSNLE0/FTZQ35KGWTSNLE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/Q35K/GWTSNLE0/FTZQ35KGWTSNLE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/Q35K/GWTSNLE0/FTZQ35KGWTSNLE0.SMALL.jpg gibbon My wife really likes the Transamerican Pyramid so I embarked on making her a 30" model.  It was a little difficult and I had help from an experienced model maker.  These tips will make it a lot easier. Materials: 24" x 36" x 1/8" thick black cast acrylic (I used 1/4" thick acrylic but wouldn't rec...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2011 20:33:20 PST
Cutting Christmas Ornaments With An Epilog Helix http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Christmas-Ornaments-With-An-Epilog-Helix/
Cutting Christmas Ornaments With An Epilog Helix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/A3D7/GV1HIIU5/F3AA3D7GV1HIIU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/A3D7/GV1HIIU5/F3AA3D7GV1HIIU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/A3D7/GV1HIIU5/F3AA3D7GV1HIIU5.SMALL.jpg donprius I made it at TechShop. As a novice user of the Epilog Helix Laser Engraver and Cutter, I decided to cut out some relatively simple stars and circles which will be used in a local elementary school for a Christmas art project. There were plenty of problems along the way, which I'm sharing so you can...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2011 12:51:10 PST
Metal Cutting Bandsaw Blade Retainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Cutting-Bandsaw-Blade-Retainer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/N255/GU63Y35X/F1YN255GU63Y35X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/N255/GU63Y35X/F1YN255GU63Y35X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/N255/GU63Y35X/F1YN255GU63Y35X.SMALL.jpg loveoption9 This about correcting a design flaw in these small 6" metal cutting bandsaws. Keeping the blade on the lower drive wheel when the work jams and stops the blade. Usually the blade comes off and you need to open the guard, lower the upper wheel, re-situate the blade, tension it and close the guard be...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2011 14:04:03 PDT
Bend metal to construct servo & motor brackets, for robotics http://www.instructables.com/id/Bend-metal-to-construct-servo-motor-brackets-fo/
Bend metal to construct servo & motor brackets, for robotics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EMP7/GR9SY8UJ/FFYEMP7GR9SY8UJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EMP7/GR9SY8UJ/FFYEMP7GR9SY8UJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EMP7/GR9SY8UJ/FFYEMP7GR9SY8UJ.SMALL.jpg electroken   Bending metal is part of building a robot, a gripper/claw/clamp/hand arm, or general motor or servo control. Something has to hold the motor in place, and somehow you have to keep that servo from moving. Metal cut and bent to fit the job is what is needed. What about joints and levers? To get a cl...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2011 12:24:42 PDT
Operating the Epilog Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Operating-the-Epilog-Laser-Cutter/
Operating the Epilog Laser Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/1LNT/GBBH8KMO/F771LNTGBBH8KMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/1LNT/GBBH8KMO/F771LNTGBBH8KMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/1LNT/GBBH8KMO/F771LNTGBBH8KMO.SMALL.jpg crfran05 Getting started on you using the Epilog Laser Cutter Creating an image / Uploading an Image You will first want to open Adobe Illustrator and click file . . new.  From there you will decide on a title for the image as well as how big the paper size is.  An art board will be created showing the c...
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Wed, 7 Jul 2010 09:39:22 PDT
CUTTING BOARD + MADE FROM YOUR DEAD LCD MONITOR! http://www.instructables.com/id/CUTTING-BOARD-MADE-FROM-YOUR-DEAD-LCD-MONITOR/
CUTTING BOARD + MADE FROM YOUR DEAD LCD MONITOR! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/UXEP/G69MV9T3/FWLUXEPG69MV9T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/UXEP/G69MV9T3/FWLUXEPG69MV9T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/UXEP/G69MV9T3/FWLUXEPG69MV9T3.SMALL.jpg officemedics Got a LCD flat screen that has gone out for you?  Too many "taps" on the screen to get that web browser moving "crack" now you have a pretty rainbow.  Well inside that thin wonder of a screen are some pretty neat parts that you can recycle and make a few practical everyday use products. My son, Bre...
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Sat, 6 Mar 2010 09:26:12 PST
Importing data into Partwizard and creating toolpaths for the Shopbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Importing-data-into-Partwizard-and-creating-toolpa/
Importing data into Partwizard and creating toolpaths for the Shopbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/BD1Q/FUF36L6R/FE9BD1QFUF36L6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/BD1Q/FUF36L6R/FE9BD1QFUF36L6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/BD1Q/FUF36L6R/FE9BD1QFUF36L6R.SMALL.jpg timmy954 Input DXF file Open Partwizard and choose new project. Input the dimensions of your final product. I use top of block as the material Z zero. Go to fileimportvector data and select your .dxf file Prepare Vectors Use the Transform Vectors button to adjust the size and rotation of your outli...
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Thu, 7 May 2009 06:12:37 PDT
Lexan Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Lexan-Computer-Case/
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By: Raistillian

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Mon, 5 Mar 2007 13:56:06 PST
How to cut square/triangle holes in ABS project boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cut-squaretriangle-holes-in-ABS-project-bo/
How to cut square/triangle holes in ABS project boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/VOJ0/4PWEV2Z63TG/FLHVOJ04PWEV2Z63TG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/VOJ0/4PWEV2Z63TG/FLHVOJ04PWEV2Z63TG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/VOJ0/4PWEV2Z63TG/FLHVOJ04PWEV2Z63TG.SMALL.jpg DoveP Hi All, This is a mini-instructable as it will be useful for some other instructables that I will post which require square holes in ABS! I thought I would post how I do it - as it took me a VERY long time to find a satisfactory solution. I am still experimenting with this method but so far it seem...
By: DoveP

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Wed, 6 Dec 2006 06:25:19 PST