Instructables: exploring - technology - engraver - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:42:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Laser Cut Puzzle and Cardboard Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Puzzle-and-Cardboard-Box/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:13:01 PDT
Quick, dirty and cheap laser engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Dirty-and-Cheap-Laser-Engraver/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 04:50:21 PDT
DIY 5500mW Laser Engraver / Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-5500mW-Laser-Engraver-Cutter/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 08:56:03 PDT
1.6W Laser Cutter and Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/16W-Laser-Cutter-and-Engraver/
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Mon, 9 May 2016 06:01:52 PDT
DVD to Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/DVD-to-Laser-Engraver/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 19:27:47 PDT
Diy Arduino Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Arduino-Laser-Engraver/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:27:08 PST
Arduino Laser Engraver Wood Design! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Engraver-Wood-Design/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:26:40 PST
Laser engraver with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraver-With-Arduino-1/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 13:22:10 PST
Laser engraver/cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-engravercutter/
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 07:16:22 PST
engrave personalized stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/engrave-personalized-stamps/
engrave personalized stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/LLGT/IGZGVBBM/FRZLLGTIGZGVBBM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/LLGT/IGZGVBBM/FRZLLGTIGZGVBBM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/LLGT/IGZGVBBM/FRZLLGTIGZGVBBM.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you have access to one of those awesome fab-labs which are growing up in cities all over the world, you would like to make something unique with a 3d printer, a CNC router, or a laser cutter.I begun experimenting with a special rubber which can be engraved by laser to make personalized stamps. ...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:44:31 PST
Frankenstein Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankenstein-Laser-Engraver/
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 06:47:17 PDT
Mini XY Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-XY-Laser-Engraver/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 03:22:02 PDT
Laser cut wheelchair model. http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-wheelchair-model/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2016 07:13:13 PDT
3W 4'x4' Arduino Laser Cutter/Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/3W-4x4-Arduino-Laser-CutterEngraver/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 09:36:58 PST
3D printed CNC mill http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-CNC-mill/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 23:59:50 PDT
Yet Another DIY Diode Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-DIY-Diode-Laser-Engraver/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:29:24 PDT
Cardboard Coffins (DIYing Free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Coffins-DIYing-Free/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 04:43:00 PDT
Arduino Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Engraver/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 04:48:19 PDT
Radial Display Nixie Tube Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Radial-Display-Nixie-Tube-Clock/
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