Instructables: exploring - workshop - laser-cutting - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 18 Feb 2018 22:19:08 PST BLOX v1.01 Engrave Round Parts With 20w Fiber Laser Marking Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Engrave-Round-Parts-With-20w-Fiber-Laser-Marking-M/
Engrave Round Parts With 20w Fiber Laser Marking Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/XAQW/JDF2CZVD/F55XAQWJDF2CZVD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/XAQW/JDF2CZVD/F55XAQWJDF2CZVD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/XAQW/JDF2CZVD/F55XAQWJDF2CZVD.SMALL.jpg rexhang Product marking is one of the most useful and exciting applications of laser. Along with other benefits, it has made engraving possible on rough and uneven surfaces and on different shapes. In this article we are going to find out how to process round objects with 20w fiber laser marking machine.The...
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Sat, 10 Feb 2018 19:35:57 PST
Laser-Cut Screen From a Photograph http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Screen-From-a-Photograph/
Laser-Cut Screen From a Photograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/YY8P/JD4UNIAA/F4FYY8PJD4UNIAA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/YY8P/JD4UNIAA/F4FYY8PJD4UNIAA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/YY8P/JD4UNIAA/F4FYY8PJD4UNIAA.SMALL.jpg studio-cjp In this project, you'll start with a digital image and use Processing to convert it into a grid of circles (similar to a halftone image) that can be used to make a laser-cut screen. Processing outputs a PDF file, which I import into Adobe Illustrator to use with the laser cutter. The full sketch is ...
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Sat, 3 Feb 2018 11:29:58 PST
Carter's Lasercut Tank - B1 Bis http://www.instructables.com/id/Carters-Lasercut-Tank-B1-Bis/
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Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:23:17 PST
Mini Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Boat/
Mini Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/KGB4/JCUUINKJ/FHOKGB4JCUUINKJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/KGB4/JCUUINKJ/FHOKGB4JCUUINKJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/KGB4/JCUUINKJ/FHOKGB4JCUUINKJ.SMALL.jpg joshpit2003 Have you ever wanted to build a boat?How about a really (really) small one?If so, you may be interested in building this 6-foot mini boat.Here are the highlights: Super darn cute and a joy to ride. 100% electric propulsion from an outboard trolling motor. Made from precision laser cut components. ...
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Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:16:25 PST
UPrint SE Plus Table Tram Adaptor (Next Revision) http://www.instructables.com/id/UPrint-SE-Plus-Table-Tram-Adaptor-Next-Revision/
UPrint SE Plus Table Tram Adaptor (Next Revision) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/NM82/JCS6WGHV/FSUNM82JCS6WGHV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/NM82/JCS6WGHV/FSUNM82JCS6WGHV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/NM82/JCS6WGHV/FSUNM82JCS6WGHV.SMALL.jpg Doc D in the Dungeon After having our uPrint SE Plus 3D printer down last week, I submitted am instructable for a dial indicator adaptor to fit on the “X:” way of the machine to tram the bed in to specification. (https://www.instructables.com/id/UPrint-SE-Table-Tram-Adaptor-Dial-Indicator-Mount/) While the adaptor worke...
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Wed, 24 Jan 2018 07:23:23 PST
UPrint SE Table Tram Adaptor (Dial Indicator Mount) http://www.instructables.com/id/UPrint-SE-Table-Tram-Adaptor-Dial-Indicator-Mount/
UPrint SE Table Tram Adaptor (Dial Indicator Mount) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/IDUQ/JCQKAM21/F2BIDUQJCQKAM21.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/IDUQ/JCQKAM21/F2BIDUQJCQKAM21.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/IDUQ/JCQKAM21/F2BIDUQJCQKAM21.SMALL.jpg Doc D in the Dungeon Our shop’s uPrint SE Plus 3D printer developed an issue recently where the printer was unable to calibrate the bed height. After contacting the manufacturer and our local service representative who were able to examine the configuration file and see that the bed had developed a list and was no lon...
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:21:23 PST
How to Build a Customized Astrolabe Using a Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Customized-Astrolabe-Using-a-Laser-/
How to Build a Customized Astrolabe Using a Laser Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/V108/JCKURWHR/FP3V108JCKURWHR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/V108/JCKURWHR/FP3V108JCKURWHR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/V108/JCKURWHR/FP3V108JCKURWHR.SMALL.jpg JohnW539 What is an Astrolabe?The astrolabe was the most advanced and complex device for timekeeping and making astronomical calculations during the Middle Ages. By modeling the motions of the stars, Sun, and planets, the astrolabe allows the user to predict the positions of objects in their sky at any tim...
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Sun, 21 Jan 2018 21:39:03 PST
Laser Fabricating a Sign Using Rowmark's the Naturals http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Fabricating-a-Sign-Using-Rowmarks-the-Natura/
Laser Fabricating a Sign Using Rowmark's the Naturals - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/C2GB/JCGK4Z7D/FPMC2GBJCGK4Z7D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/C2GB/JCGK4Z7D/FPMC2GBJCGK4Z7D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/C2GB/JCGK4Z7D/FPMC2GBJCGK4Z7D.SMALL.jpg CustomCreatables I have been wanting to make some signs that have an outdoor texture and pattern to them, but have not had the material until this point. I’ve finally found the material needed to make the signs that I have pictured, and have come up with an efficient process to construct them that I thought would be...
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:08:38 PST
Laser Engraving Stainless Steel With CerMark Spray http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraving-Stainless-Steel-With-CerMark-Spray/
Laser Engraving Stainless Steel With CerMark Spray - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/B4ZZ/JCGK0LHE/F1XB4ZZJCGK0LHE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/B4ZZ/JCGK0LHE/F1XB4ZZJCGK0LHE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/B4ZZ/JCGK0LHE/F1XB4ZZJCGK0LHE.SMALL.jpg CustomCreatables I often find myself wanting to put designs onto metal objects. We often see drink containers that have some design or logo placed onto it, and in this instance, I am going to show you how to place a design onto metal drink containers (in this case, a tumbler) using a laser engraver. One thing of not...
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:29:41 PST
Project Grad Sign: LED Acrylic Graduation Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Grad-Sign-LED-Acrylic-Graduation-Sign/
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Tue, 9 Jan 2018 11:28:34 PST
Customized Tea Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Tea-Holders/
Customized Tea Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/2PQT/JC6JY8JJ/FRQ2PQTJC6JY8JJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/2PQT/JC6JY8JJ/FRQ2PQTJC6JY8JJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/2PQT/JC6JY8JJ/FRQ2PQTJC6JY8JJ.SMALL.jpg Fisherck These tea holders were an idea that I had over the summer, and saved to use as a Christmas present. I designed 5 different tea holders + 1 hot cocoa holder so that they can fit most standard tea bag/hot cocoa sizes. It's not shown in the pictures, but the back piece is designed to lift off so that y...
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Mon, 8 Jan 2018 21:46:47 PST
deer lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Deer-Lamp/
deer lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/SQDW/JC6JX2PH/FO7SQDWJC6JX2PH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/SQDW/JC6JX2PH/FO7SQDWJC6JX2PH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/SQDW/JC6JX2PH/FO7SQDWJC6JX2PH.SMALL.jpg prattcal0001 First: Find a deer skull jpg on google images Second: download the image and then put it on a flash drive,Then design a box cutout third:Then take the box cut out design and make it a jpeg then put it on a flashdrive. Fifth: Assemble all of the pieces with super glue Sixth: take a pe...
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Mon, 8 Jan 2018 11:10:37 PST
How to Laser Cut an Alexa-Enabled Lamp for a Gameroom http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Laser-Cut-an-Alexa-Enabled-Lamp-for-a-Gamer/
How to Laser Cut an Alexa-Enabled Lamp for a Gameroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/10JD/JBWK0WJA/FLO10JDJBWK0WJA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/10JD/JBWK0WJA/FLO10JDJBWK0WJA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/10JD/JBWK0WJA/FLO10JDJBWK0WJA.SMALL.jpg greylightmay This tutorial shows how to design and laser cut a video game inspired lamp for your game room that is Alexa-enabled so you can control your ambient lighting without laying down your controller!I am placing a pair of these lamps on top of tall display cases at the back of my game room, and they are i...
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Tue, 2 Jan 2018 10:11:36 PST
Carter's Lasercut Tank - Sherman http://www.instructables.com/id/Carters-Lasercut-Tank-Sherman/
Carter's Lasercut Tank - Sherman - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/0Q2I/JBWK8TPI/FX30Q2IJBWK8TPI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/0Q2I/JBWK8TPI/FX30Q2IJBWK8TPI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/0Q2I/JBWK8TPI/FX30Q2IJBWK8TPI.SMALL.jpg JackCarter Hello ! this is my Instructable to make my Sherman lasercut model.Its scale is the same for all my models (1:18). It's about 29.8 cm long (body), 14.4 cm wide and 15 cm tall.You can download the plans on its Thingiverse page .You can also have an online 3D preview here.This model doesn't requires sc...
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Tue, 2 Jan 2018 07:14:18 PST
Customizable Piano Music Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Piano-Music-Box/
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Tue, 19 Dec 2017 14:24:53 PST
Constellation Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Constellation-Keychain/
Constellation Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/E15I/JB6U3D37/F14E15IJB6U3D37.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/E15I/JB6U3D37/F14E15IJB6U3D37.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F14/E15I/JB6U3D37/F14E15IJB6U3D37.SMALL.jpg megumi.iwata I made key chains which constellations on it.I used Inkscape for designing and cut with laser cutter. It is very easy to make and would be a nice small gift for your friends and family :D Import and modify an image I took constellations from this image. You can choose any constellation images.1. ...
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Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:27:20 PST
Cutting Table for Trotec Speedy 300 Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Table-for-Trotec-Speedy-300-Laser-Cutter/
Cutting Table for Trotec Speedy 300 Laser Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/TKU0/JB3ZNNAL/FNVTKU0JB3ZNNAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/TKU0/JB3ZNNAL/FNVTKU0JB3ZNNAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/TKU0/JB3ZNNAL/FNVTKU0JB3ZNNAL.SMALL.jpg kenyer Inspired by the Ible from vstrulev, I decided to make my own design for a cutting table while I was waiting for the wire to come from China to also make his design.I have a nice Trotec Speedy 300, but I do not have the money to buy the super high end parts from Trotec.This cutting table is very chea...
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:08:27 PST
Carter's Lasercut Iris Box V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Carters-Lasercut-Iris-Box-V2/
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:53:42 PST
Tower of Sauron Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Tower-of-Sauron-Clock/
Tower of Sauron Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/YNS7/JAVCQJH9/FL7YNS7JAVCQJH9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/YNS7/JAVCQJH9/FL7YNS7JAVCQJH9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/YNS7/JAVCQJH9/FL7YNS7JAVCQJH9.SMALL.jpg Philip Hilen™ Create a sketch of the tower of Sauron with the placement of the clock. Create a cad file of the outline of Barad-Dur Open up 2D design to create the outline of the high resolution Barad-Dur tower image. My original plan was to create a 3D model of the Tower of Barad-Dur with three cylinders on ...
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Thu, 7 Dec 2017 06:24:00 PST
Laser Cut Bicycle Bottle Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Bicycle-Bottle-Cage/
Laser Cut Bicycle Bottle Cage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/1NJM/JACTVXTE/F3V1NJMJACTVXTE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/1NJM/JACTVXTE/F3V1NJMJACTVXTE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/1NJM/JACTVXTE/F3V1NJMJACTVXTE.SMALL.jpg TaylorSharpe This guide shows how to use Fusion 360's new sheet metal tools to quickly design a customizable bottle cage for your bicycle.The intention is to laser cut these cages from 1.2mm stainless steel, then bend them into place with a sheet metal break; the four pieces can be attached with stainless steel ...
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Sun, 26 Nov 2017 17:54:32 PST
Mechanical Wood Toy Using a Laser Cutter. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Wood-Toy-Using-a-Laser-Cutter/
Mechanical Wood Toy Using a Laser Cutter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/XTES/JA8JLIG9/FBIXTESJA8JLIG9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/XTES/JA8JLIG9/FBIXTESJA8JLIG9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/XTES/JA8JLIG9/FBIXTESJA8JLIG9.SMALL.jpg 102068 If you want to be able to create this amazing mechanical wood toy using a laser cutter, here are several easy steps on how to make it: Step 1: Materials There are three main materials you need to have to proceed with this project. The first one being a working computer. In this specific project I...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 04:18:04 PST
Trophies Made With Home-built Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Trophies-Made-With-Home-built-Laser-Cutter/
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Sat, 11 Nov 2017 05:12:39 PST
Halloween Projection Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Projection-Lantern/
Halloween Projection Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/H4CY/J98RDTW0/F4VH4CYJ98RDTW0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/H4CY/J98RDTW0/F4VH4CYJ98RDTW0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/H4CY/J98RDTW0/F4VH4CYJ98RDTW0.SMALL.jpg Colton Lyons This instructable will tech you how to create your very own halloween projection lantern. This lantern can project images on a surface using an internal light source. Get Your Design The first step is to find a design you would like to have projected onto surfaces. you can use any image you want....
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 13:24:40 PDT
Constellation Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Constellation-Lamp/
Constellation Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2Z6L/JCGK2KBK/FFM2Z6LJCGK2KBK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2Z6L/JCGK2KBK/FFM2Z6LJCGK2KBK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2Z6L/JCGK2KBK/FFM2Z6LJCGK2KBK.SMALL.jpg Fisherck A friend and I had drawn up a basic design for a lamp with constellations that we wanted to make using a laser cutter. Over the summer I finally had the time to build the structure in a CAD program, and create the constellation art so that it can be built. After a couple versions of the lamp, I've c...
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 21:57:48 PDT
Steampunk Gear Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Gear-Earrings/
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 20:06:12 PDT
Simply Smart Laser Cut Gift Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Simply-Smart-Laser-Cut-Gift-Ideas/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/7Z3N/J8OR4IOU/FRQ7Z3NJ8OR4IOU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/7Z3N/J8OR4IOU/FRQ7Z3NJ8OR4IOU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/7Z3N/J8OR4IOU/FRQ7Z3NJ8OR4IOU.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell This is a collection of some of my favorite laser cut projects on the site. Each one would make an amazing gift for any occasion! Laser Cut Clock Laser Cut Shirt Laser-Cut Posable Refrigerator Magnets Laser Cut Paper Concertina Streamer No Glue Laser Cut Whistle Laser Cut Plant...
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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:08:55 PDT
How to Improve Engraving Quality of Laser Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Improve-Engraving-Quality-of-Laser-Machine/
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 21:40:36 PDT
Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Holder-6/
Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/792M/J8AGPHNH/FPU792MJ8AGPHNH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/792M/J8AGPHNH/FPU792MJ8AGPHNH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/792M/J8AGPHNH/FPU792MJ8AGPHNH.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hello guys. So, this instructable is really easy and will take no time to design and make a candle holder. We will learn how to make a box and then add some pattern to each side of it then cut it and assemble it using the laser cutter machine. Lets get started. Note: This project was made in FABLAB...
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Tue, 3 Oct 2017 06:26:20 PDT
Carter's Lasercut Tank - StuG III Ausf. F http://www.instructables.com/id/Carters-Lasercut-Tank-StuG-III-Ausf-F/
Carter's Lasercut Tank - StuG III Ausf. F - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/TKUW/J86HNZEN/FOXTKUWJ86HNZEN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/TKUW/J86HNZEN/FOXTKUWJ86HNZEN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/TKUW/J86HNZEN/FOXTKUWJ86HNZEN.SMALL.jpg JackCarter This is my second tank ! the german Sturmgeschütz III Ausf. F (or the StuG III F). This instructable shows you the steps to follow so you can build your own.Download the model on its Thingiverse page : https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2560738You can check my FabLab's group : https://www.thingiverse...
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Sat, 30 Sep 2017 09:35:55 PDT
Laser Cut Xiangqi(Chinese Chess) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-XiangqiChinese-Chess/
Laser Cut Xiangqi(Chinese Chess) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/LPLL/J836DKP2/FP2LPLLJ836DKP2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/LPLL/J836DKP2/FP2LPLLJ836DKP2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/LPLL/J836DKP2/FP2LPLLJ836DKP2.SMALL.jpg Handaxe_Maker In this article we will learn how to make a Xiangqi(Chinese chess) by laser cutting.We have always wanted to make some Chinese traditional items through digital manufacturing tool. Through this kind of making we can pay tribute to the spirit of the old time craftsmen.Xiangqi (象棋; pinyin: xiàngqí), a...
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Thu, 28 Sep 2017 02:54:51 PDT
How to Make a Laser Cut Keychain Pendant by Abigail Nair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Laser-Cut-Keychain-Pendant-by-Abigai/
How to Make a Laser Cut Keychain Pendant by Abigail Nair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/NKJ9/J7UQZVI4/FLXNKJ9J7UQZVI4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/NKJ9/J7UQZVI4/FLXNKJ9J7UQZVI4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/NKJ9/J7UQZVI4/FLXNKJ9J7UQZVI4.SMALL.jpg abixd247 Creating a laser cut pendant for your keychain is quite an easy and fun with the right knowledge and tools,all though it can take time depending on the design the end results will always out weigh the labor ,to create this pendant for your keychain here's what you'll need:Laser cutter Laptop equippe...
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Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:49:55 PDT
LASER CUT CALENDAR http://www.instructables.com/id/LASER-CUT-CALENDAR/
LASER CUT CALENDAR - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/KXKH/J7QGOOO1/FVXKXKHJ7QGOOO1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/KXKH/J7QGOOO1/FVXKXKHJ7QGOOO1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/KXKH/J7QGOOO1/FVXKXKHJ7QGOOO1.SMALL.jpg nakeishaestrada In this Instructables we will be learning how to create a calendar which has the function to move around to a certain number, day or month, created by a laser cutter.This calendar is a very simple project and does not take very long to create, but the finishing product is rewarding.There 6 simple st...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:23:17 PDT
Point-of-Purchase Acrylic Make-Up Stand | Laser Cut and Engraved http://www.instructables.com/id/Point-of-Purchase-Acrylic-Make-Up-Stand-Laser-Cut-/
Point-of-Purchase Acrylic Make-Up Stand | Laser Cut and Engraved - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/5JF8/J7AQWZ4J/FXJ5JF8J7AQWZ4J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/5JF8/J7AQWZ4J/FXJ5JF8J7AQWZ4J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/5JF8/J7AQWZ4J/FXJ5JF8J7AQWZ4J.SMALL.jpg Trotec Laser Canada This week we're adding a new element to our projects, acrylic bending! We have combined laser cutting and engraving with UV printing and now - acrylic heat bending!We go through the steps on how to make your own Point-of-Purchase (POP) display using our SP500 laser cutting machine, our Mutoh Value...
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Sat, 9 Sep 2017 12:50:18 PDT
Kinetic Wave Simulator Made Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinetic-Wave-Simulator-Made-Easy/
Kinetic Wave Simulator Made Easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/9S23/J7AQPPUN/FE99S23J7AQPPUN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/9S23/J7AQPPUN/FE99S23J7AQPPUN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/9S23/J7AQPPUN/FE99S23J7AQPPUN.SMALL.jpg Tanveerkhorajiya This is simple device which imitate organic motion (natural wave) by means of mechanical movements. First Inspiration and reference is taken from Kaleb Craft project, due credits to him! Here in this project I have tried to simplify making process as much as possible, so anyone without high technica...
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Thu, 7 Sep 2017 10:58:32 PDT
Carter's Lasercut Tank - KV-1 (motorizable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Carters-Lasercut-Tank-KV-1-motorizable/
Carter's Lasercut Tank - KV-1 (motorizable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/796T/J7AQTS3N/F8B796TJ7AQTS3N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/796T/J7AQTS3N/F8B796TJ7AQTS3N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/796T/J7AQTS3N/F8B796TJ7AQTS3N.SMALL.jpg JackCarter Here is the tutorial to assemble the KV-1 model i made. the final model is about ~1/18 scale (about 37 cm long).You will need : 20x 40mm Ø3mm screws with 2 nuts per screw (40 bolts then) 6x 20mm Ø3mm screws with one nut per screw (only 2 screws can be enough) 2x Ø3mm 50-60mm long rodsThe tank is ava...
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Thu, 7 Sep 2017 07:44:31 PDT
Laser Cut Skiff Eurorack Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Skiff-Eurorack-Case/
Laser Cut Skiff Eurorack Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8NZF/J76GAQ1F/FCM8NZFJ76GAQ1F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8NZF/J76GAQ1F/FCM8NZFJ76GAQ1F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8NZF/J76GAQ1F/FCM8NZFJ76GAQ1F.SMALL.jpg push_reset This is a guide of how I made a very simple laser cut 84HP eurorack case. To enter the modular eurorack world, I started with an Erica Synths DIY kit. Specifically the Polivoks VCO I. The old version. Erica Synths now sells a new version of the module. Along with the VCO kit, my friend gave me a Pit...
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Wed, 6 Sep 2017 14:21:31 PDT
Hosting Laser Cutting Workshop for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Hosting-Laser-Cutting-Workshop-for-Beginners/
Hosting Laser Cutting Workshop for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/ZZS9/J6QQX7CW/F3HZZS9J6QQX7CW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/ZZS9/J6QQX7CW/F3HZZS9J6QQX7CW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/ZZS9/J6QQX7CW/F3HZZS9J6QQX7CW.SMALL.jpg mchau2 In February 2017, I joined a relatively new Makerspace in Hong Kong! it's the Robotics Garage!Some so-called "MakerSpaces" in Hong Kong are over-prized and hard to get to in old industrial building. However Robotics Garage is located in the tech zone in Hong Kong Science Park, home to many tech comp...
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Sun, 27 Aug 2017 23:10:31 PDT
Iphone 7 Headphone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Iphone-7-Headphone-Holder/
Iphone 7 Headphone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/HHYK/J6MG9GPC/F77HHYKJ6MG9GPC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/HHYK/J6MG9GPC/F77HHYKJ6MG9GPC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/HHYK/J6MG9GPC/F77HHYKJ6MG9GPC.SMALL.jpg NathanL111 Among the many reasons of why the Iphone 7 irritates me, the headphones given were perhaps the worst one. In the Iphone 6, apple included a convenient and portable headphone holder for their users, but in their iphone 7 models, they removed that portability. I decided to make a small, cozy, and usef...
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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:09:34 PDT
Laser Cut Helicone http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Helicone/
Laser Cut Helicone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/KTLC/J6MGBZJJ/FMWKTLCJ6MGBZJJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/KTLC/J6MGBZJJ/FMWKTLCJ6MGBZJJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/KTLC/J6MGBZJJ/FMWKTLCJ6MGBZJJ.SMALL.jpg NathanL111 Original Design (John Edmark): Instructables influence: https://www.instructables.com/id/Helicone-DNA/I recently became fascinated by John Edmark's work. He's a designer and scientist who creates beautiful sculptures that intertwine the aesthetics of nature with our understanding of mathematics.Tod...
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:56:04 PDT
How to Design and Laser Cut a Game Card Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Laser-Cut-a-Game-Card-Storage-Bo/
How to Design and Laser Cut a Game Card Storage Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/RTLN/J6CGCWB7/FOWRTLNJ6CGCWB7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/RTLN/J6CGCWB7/FOWRTLNJ6CGCWB7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/RTLN/J6CGCWB7/FOWRTLNJ6CGCWB7.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this Instructable I show how to design a card box from the inside out to fit your favorite card game. I do my design in Adobe Illustrator and I cut the parts on a laser cutter. My example is based on Arkham Horror the Card Game, but you could use the same process for any card game. I show both ac...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:40:15 PDT
Single Spiral CD Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Spiral-CD-Rack/
Single Spiral CD Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/MR3Z/J6CG6S0J/FO5MR3ZJ6CG6S0J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/MR3Z/J6CG6S0J/FO5MR3ZJ6CG6S0J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/MR3Z/J6CG6S0J/FO5MR3ZJ6CG6S0J.SMALL.jpg NathanL111 My Cd collection has been messily sitting on my bookshelf for a few months, so I wanted to creatively build something that would hold them. I was recently inspired by John Edmark's work, so I began envisioning DNA and helical structures. Thus, I've created a Single Spiral CD rack for all my archaic ...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:40:46 PDT
Adjustable Laser Cut Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Laser-Cut-Spice-Rack/
Adjustable Laser Cut Spice Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/4VV9/J6CG3Z17/FJL4VV9J6CG3Z17.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/4VV9/J6CG3Z17/FJL4VV9J6CG3Z17.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/4VV9/J6CG3Z17/FJL4VV9J6CG3Z17.SMALL.jpg NathanL111 One issue I've had with cooking lately is that I have trouble locating my spices. My cabinet is quite small, so reaching for the right spices can be a hassle. Today, I'll be building a spice rack. The design is flexible, so anyone can extend this to hold an arbitrary number of spices. For requiremen...
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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:24:27 PDT
Lasercut Little Wood Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Little-Wood-Boxes/
Lasercut Little Wood Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/D42B/J6CG1T26/FXTD42BJ6CG1T26.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/D42B/J6CG1T26/FXTD42BJ6CG1T26.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/D42B/J6CG1T26/FXTD42BJ6CG1T26.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Sometimes you need to make a container for some tools or a present.If you have access to a laser-cutter machine I think a beautiful solution would be to make a joints plywood box. If you make a search on the web you could find a very good tool by Florian Festi. Boxes.py Among his projects you se...
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Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:30:34 PDT
Laser Engrave Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engrave-Metal/
Laser Engrave Metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/WQQW/J6B0MT2H/FB5WQQWJ6B0MT2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/WQQW/J6B0MT2H/FB5WQQWJ6B0MT2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/WQQW/J6B0MT2H/FB5WQQWJ6B0MT2H.SMALL.jpg brichtl Being able to engrave metal was one of the main reasons, why I got a laser cutter. In this instructable I am going to show you some of my experiences. Please share your results and experiences in the comments, I would love to learn more about engraving metals. A word of warning: The process of engra...
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 13:35:25 PDT
Fume Coffin Pre-Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Fume-Coffin-Pre-Filter/
Fume Coffin Pre-Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/G10G/J654QIIT/FHVG10GJ654QIIT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/G10G/J654QIIT/FHVG10GJ654QIIT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/G10G/J654QIIT/FHVG10GJ654QIIT.SMALL.jpg patternmusic I developed and built the Fume Coffin - Laser Cutter Exhaust Vent Filter to assist with filtering the exhaust vented from my 50 Watt CO2 laser cutter. This new Instructable is an optional add-on for the Fume Coffin project. The Fume Coffin design has been successful at filtering the exhaust from my ...
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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 08:26:09 PDT
Laser Engraved Journal http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Engraved-Journal/
Laser Engraved Journal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/Q3VU/J62G64VZ/F5PQ3VUJ62G64VZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/Q3VU/J62G64VZ/F5PQ3VUJ62G64VZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/Q3VU/J62G64VZ/F5PQ3VUJ62G64VZ.SMALL.jpg brichtl In this instructable I am going to show you how I make my currently favourite gift: personalized laser engraved journals. They consist of a wood cover and back plate and as you can see in the pictures while disigning them you can let your imagination run wild. Things You Need You will need: c...
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Tue, 8 Aug 2017 10:02:20 PDT
Laser Cut 3D Printer Spool Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-3D-Printer-Spool-Holder/
Laser Cut 3D Printer Spool Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/1M5Z/J5X0OSVO/FM81M5ZJ5X0OSVO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/1M5Z/J5X0OSVO/FM81M5ZJ5X0OSVO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/1M5Z/J5X0OSVO/FM81M5ZJ5X0OSVO.SMALL.jpg jkmoule I won an M200 desktop 3D printer at a local makerspace contest, and I didn't have a good spool holder. This model is meant to be a very minimal holder so as not to take up a lot of desk room. It holds filament spools that are 2.9" across or so, which is pretty standard (at least in all the makerspac...
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Sat, 5 Aug 2017 18:58:00 PDT
Game of Thones Hodor Door Stop http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thones-Hodor-Door-Stop/
Game of Thones Hodor Door Stop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/96EW/J5X0O75N/FY696EWJ5X0O75N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/96EW/J5X0O75N/FY696EWJ5X0O75N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/96EW/J5X0O75N/FY696EWJ5X0O75N.SMALL.jpg jkmoule Learn how to make your very own Hodor door stop! In this tutorial, I will walk you through all the steps I took in making my own Hodor door stop. The design comes from a friend of mine, who does not want to be named. Note: for this tutorial, you will need access to a laser cutter.Please download one...
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Sat, 5 Aug 2017 17:51:24 PDT
Laser Cut Unicorn http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Unicorn/
Laser Cut Unicorn - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/SPHN/J5X0O0F9/FC5SPHNJ5X0O0F9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/SPHN/J5X0O0F9/FC5SPHNJ5X0O0F9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/SPHN/J5X0O0F9/FC5SPHNJ5X0O0F9.SMALL.jpg jkmoule In this tutorial, we will be making a 3D unicorn model out of 2D pieces. It'd make an excellent gift. Please download the attached file 'unicorn parts' (both the .ai and .pdf file work).First, I would like to give credit to chemlife from thingiverse for the CAD model I used to make the design. It ca...
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Sat, 5 Aug 2017 16:54:00 PDT
Laser Cut USB Thumb Drive Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-USB-Thumb-Drive-Holder/
Laser Cut USB Thumb Drive Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/15KH/J5UA9I8O/FML15KHJ5UA9I8O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/15KH/J5UA9I8O/FML15KHJ5UA9I8O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/15KH/J5UA9I8O/FML15KHJ5UA9I8O.SMALL.jpg Snackattacker If you are like me then you have tons of various USB drives laying around. I decided to kill the clutter and get organized. A simple holder would keep all the drives in one easy to find place.To do this, you just need access to a laser cutter and have some scraps laying around. This project doesn...
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Thu, 3 Aug 2017 08:13:09 PDT