Instructables: exploring - workshop - laser-cutting http://www.instructables.com Mon, 18 Jun 2018 20:49:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Design and Laser Cut a Lit Display Board for War-gaming Miniatures http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Laser-Cut-a-Lit-Display-Board-fo/
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Mon, 11 Jun 2018 12:46:53 PDT
QI- SPECIAL SHELVES http://www.instructables.com/id/QI-SPECIAL-SHELVES/
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Thu, 7 Jun 2018 11:59:24 PDT
MADE YOUR GLASSES http://www.instructables.com/id/MADE-YOUR-GLASSES/
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Wed, 6 Jun 2018 18:09:41 PDT
Luminária - Zelda http://www.instructables.com/id/Luminária-Zelda/
Luminária - Zelda - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/X2XM/JHQJG0W3/FRUX2XMJHQJG0W3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/X2XM/JHQJG0W3/FRUX2XMJHQJG0W3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/X2XM/JHQJG0W3/FRUX2XMJHQJG0W3.SMALL.jpg Isaralvi Luminária de acrílico com base em MDF, ambos cortados na cortadora a laser. Desenho E Corte Do Acrílico O arquivo utilizado para o corte do acrílico foi preparado no software Illustrator, da Adobe, com base em uma imagem de fundo transparente. Desenho E Corte Da Base Em MDF O desenho da base f...
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Sat, 26 May 2018 21:49:55 PDT
The Co-Archiving Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Co-Archiving-Toolbox/
The Co-Archiving Toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/OB89/JHKTQ8VT/F06OB89JHKTQ8VT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/OB89/JHKTQ8VT/F06OB89JHKTQ8VT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/OB89/JHKTQ8VT/F06OB89JHKTQ8VT.SMALL.jpg thecoarchivingtoolbox The Co-archiving Toolbox concept is developed by the research project Co-archiving, which aims to explore and prototype collaborative (co-) archiving practices, that invite underrepresented voices to contribute to our common archives. The target group for the Co-archiving Toolbox is not only the unh...
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Fri, 25 May 2018 04:32:04 PDT
Flower Engraved Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Engraved-Plaque/
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Thu, 17 May 2018 06:00:44 PDT
11 Beer Coasters - Laser Cut, Engraved and UV Printed http://www.instructables.com/id/11-Beer-Coasters-Laser-Cut-Engraved-and-UV-Printed/
11 Beer Coasters - Laser Cut, Engraved and UV Printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y6E3/JH8JBLO9/FPHY6E3JH8JBLO9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y6E3/JH8JBLO9/FPHY6E3JH8JBLO9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y6E3/JH8JBLO9/FPHY6E3JH8JBLO9.SMALL.jpg Trotec Laser Canada This week we are laser cutting, engraving and UV printing coasters with the logos of microbreweries from all around Canada. We've used our Speedy 400 and Speedy 300 FLEXX laser engraving machines as well as our Mutoh 426UF UV printer!We've created 11 unique coasters each with its own engraving techn...
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Wed, 16 May 2018 10:51:04 PDT
Mini Light Up Chess! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Light-Up-Chess/
Mini Light Up Chess! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/H3GY/JH0TQJ24/FGJH3GYJH0TQJ24.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/H3GY/JH0TQJ24/FGJH3GYJH0TQJ24.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/H3GY/JH0TQJ24/FGJH3GYJH0TQJ24.SMALL.jpg oliver.wells I have a school elective called Tinkering. We learned how to program, wire, laser and die cut, 3D print and much more! After we have learned how to do all of this, we throw it into a final product of our choice. I decided to make a glowing chess board. Above is a picture of the finished product.If y...
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Sun, 13 May 2018 21:32:50 PDT
UV Printed Wood and Acrylic Display Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-Printed-Wood-and-Acrylic-Display-Stand/
UV Printed Wood and Acrylic Display Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/M2L7/JH0TMMND/FTYM2L7JH0TMMND.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/M2L7/JH0TMMND/FTYM2L7JH0TMMND.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/M2L7/JH0TMMND/FTYM2L7JH0TMMND.SMALL.jpg Trotec Laser Canada This week we're making an amazing Point-of-Purchase (POP) display stand made from our laser engraved TroGlass Colour Gloss fluorescent green cast acrylic and our solid wood cherry.We've made this project with our Speedy 400 laser cutting machine, our Mutoh ValueJet 426UF UV printer, and our EMX 4...
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Fri, 11 May 2018 11:52:04 PDT
Laser-cutting an Image to Make Moulds for Pewter Casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cutting-an-Image-to-Make-Moulds-for-Pewter-C/
Laser-cutting an Image to Make Moulds for Pewter Casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/KGH5/JGWJ8C42/F6CKGH5JGWJ8C42.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/KGH5/JGWJ8C42/F6CKGH5JGWJ8C42.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/KGH5/JGWJ8C42/F6CKGH5JGWJ8C42.SMALL.jpg MrShaw-EIG WARNING: Having written this Instructable, I have received messages about the dangers of laser-cutting polyurethane. Guidance on this seems very mixed on the internet. This link seems to highlights the confusion: https://chemistry.stackexchange.com/questions/7862...As a precaution, I WILL NO LONGER ...
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Tue, 8 May 2018 05:58:21 PDT
Annatto 270 http://www.instructables.com/id/Annatto-270/
Annatto 270 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/KVKU/JGSGQOW6/FNUKVKUJGSGQOW6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/KVKU/JGSGQOW6/FNUKVKUJGSGQOW6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/KVKU/JGSGQOW6/FNUKVKUJGSGQOW6.SMALL.jpg holls101 The Annatto 270 is an aesthetic but easy to assemble pinhole camera. The name was inspired by the origins of the prototype for the camera itself: a mac and cheese box that listed "annatto" as one of its mysterious ingredients. It was designed from a group effort as prompted by an assignment in Arts ...
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Sun, 6 May 2018 21:04:47 PDT
Lasercut Braille Sheet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Braille-Sheet/
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Sat, 5 May 2018 13:48:33 PDT
Laser Cutting Cases for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutting-Cases-for-Beginners/
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Fri, 4 May 2018 10:59:19 PDT
Custom Designed Flag Burial Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Designed-Flag-Burial-Case/
Custom Designed Flag Burial Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/IG26/JGSGARGE/F6TIG26JGSGARGE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/IG26/JGSGARGE/F6TIG26JGSGARGE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/IG26/JGSGARGE/F6TIG26JGSGARGE.SMALL.jpg egraham4968 Modern American flags are made of polyester and nylon rather than cotton like the old ones. This is good and all for the quality of the flag but once it must be retired the material choice can be dangerous. When burned, modern flags made of nylon or polyester release carbon monoxide and hydrogen c...
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Fri, 4 May 2018 10:55:32 PDT
Another K40 Hight Adjustment http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-K40-Hight-Adjustment/
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Thu, 3 May 2018 13:40:51 PDT
How to Make a Laser Cut Map http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Laser-Cut-Map/
How to Make a Laser Cut Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/86KD/JGNWR8L6/F8K86KDJGNWR8L6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/86KD/JGNWR8L6/F8K86KDJGNWR8L6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/86KD/JGNWR8L6/F8K86KDJGNWR8L6.SMALL.jpg kitronik We wanted some new artwork for the office walls when we move to our new HQ next month and last weekend I had spent the day with family at Highfields Park boating lake.I decided this would make an interesting piece for a laser cut map as the contrast between the water and land is easy to show. The sa...
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Wed, 2 May 2018 08:17:40 PDT
Deep Cleaning a Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Deep-Cleaning-a-Laser-Cutter/
Deep Cleaning a Laser Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/H525/JGNWRX2Q/F23H525JGNWRX2Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/H525/JGNWRX2Q/F23H525JGNWRX2Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F23/H525/JGNWRX2Q/F23H525JGNWRX2Q.SMALL.jpg vspencer Lasers are an integral part of any modern makerspace, and the Invention Studio at Georgia Tech is no different. We have 3 laser cutters operating throughout the semester, and they see consistent and relentless use during our workweek, evenings, and weekends. Laser cutters are really cool because the...
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Tue, 1 May 2018 17:34:00 PDT
T-REX Using 3.5 Watt L-Cheapo Laser From Endurance Lasers http://www.instructables.com/id/T-REX-Using-35-Watt-Laser-From-Endurance-Lasers/
T-REX Using 3.5 Watt L-Cheapo Laser From Endurance Lasers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/A02M/JGGTOYHI/FY8A02MJGGTOYHI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/A02M/JGGTOYHI/FY8A02MJGGTOYHI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/A02M/JGGTOYHI/FY8A02MJGGTOYHI.SMALL.jpg 1druid1 This instructable is how I went about creating the pictured T-REX model using my MPCNC CNC Machine and a 3.5 Watt L-Cheapo Laser from Endurance Lasers. This really does show what can be done with a Laser Diode instead of having to go for the bulkier CO2 Laser setups. My Equipment Hardware Custom ...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2018 04:21:14 PDT
Contour Map: Middle-earth http://www.instructables.com/id/Contour-Map-Middle-earth/
Contour Map: Middle-earth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/37ZZ/JGGTOTB1/FHR37ZZJGGTOTB1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/37ZZ/JGGTOTB1/FHR37ZZJGGTOTB1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/37ZZ/JGGTOTB1/FHR37ZZJGGTOTB1.SMALL.jpg pshsTech Are ya tired of looking at 2D maps? Do you wanna see the world a little deeper than it seems? Well, this is one project that you can't miss!This project is a contour map of Middle-earth (Lord of the Rings) made by laser cutting MDF boards. It's easy, enjoying, and makes a great addition to your feng...
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Sun, 29 Apr 2018 23:36:25 PDT
Expanding Modular Desk Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Expanding-Modular-Desk-Organizer/
Expanding Modular Desk Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/V907/JGGTP7M4/F39V907JGGTP7M4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/V907/JGGTP7M4/F39V907JGGTP7M4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/V907/JGGTP7M4/F39V907JGGTP7M4.SMALL.jpg pshsTech Ever bought a small desk organizer to save space and later on found out you needed a bigger one? Or bought a big organizer only to run out of desk space? Well, I know I have, that's why I made this desk organizer! This desk organizer can adjust based on what you currently need on your desk!Only have...
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Sat, 28 Apr 2018 10:12:59 PDT
Napkin Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Napkin-Dispenser/
Napkin Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/JMQP/JGGTIR7Q/FSCJMQPJGGTIR7Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/JMQP/JGGTIR7Q/FSCJMQPJGGTIR7Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/JMQP/JGGTIR7Q/FSCJMQPJGGTIR7Q.SMALL.jpg danaenae68 Women experience their monthly struggles of going through their period. However; regardless of all the studies researchers conduct to try and predict the exact date of the start of a woman’s period, some women still go through irregular periods. Unfortunately, the sudden occurrence of getting your p...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2018 11:33:36 PDT
How to (and How Not To) Laser Cut Chocolate http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-and-How-Not-To-Laser-Cut-Chocolate/
How to (and How Not To) Laser Cut Chocolate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/RKG4/JGGTEFAD/FZYRKG4JGGTEFAD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/RKG4/JGGTEFAD/FZYRKG4JGGTEFAD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/RKG4/JGGTEFAD/FZYRKG4JGGTEFAD.SMALL.jpg Fisherck I had a rather misguided desire to figure out how to laser cut chocolate well enough that you could build models out of it. And through many trials and tribulations, I finally figured out how to get reasonable results when laser cutting chocolate! Throughout this Instructable I'll go through the tri...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:12:43 PDT
Ear Hook Attachable to Earphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Ear-Hook-Attachable-to-Earphones/
Ear Hook Attachable to Earphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/CX4H/JGGTFWBG/FVRCX4HJGGTFWBG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/CX4H/JGGTFWBG/FVRCX4HJGGTFWBG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/CX4H/JGGTFWBG/FVRCX4HJGGTFWBG.SMALL.jpg BenjaminP99 Are you annoyed at earphones falling off your ears while you run or work out? If so then this project is for you. Materials: Cable Tie3mm Acrylic2 rubberbands (smaller is better)Tools: 1x1 cm spaced gridLaser CutterVector Graphing Software Replicate the Curve of Your Ear Using a cable tie measure...
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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:02:56 PDT
Laser Etched 16mm FIlm http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-16mm-FIlm/
Laser Etched 16mm FIlm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/Z32B/JGCJ4BES/FQJZ32BJGCJ4BES.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/Z32B/JGCJ4BES/FQJZ32BJGCJ4BES.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/Z32B/JGCJ4BES/FQJZ32BJGCJ4BES.SMALL.jpg jmurph2 This tutorial shows you how to create an animation and etch that animation onto 16mm film. We will first create an 2-second animation, lay it on a 16mm film template, send to a laser cutter, and project it.Here's what you'll need: 16mm Black Leaderadobe photoshop (or a different animation program) A...
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Tue, 24 Apr 2018 22:43:59 PDT
Friction Fit Acrylic Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Friction-Fit-Acrylic-Candy-Dispenser/
Friction Fit Acrylic Candy Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/6YT5/JGGTHGF5/FA56YT5JGGTHGF5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/6YT5/JGGTHGF5/FA56YT5JGGTHGF5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/6YT5/JGGTHGF5/FA56YT5JGGTHGF5.SMALL.jpg pshsTech Hi everyone! Always wanted to store your candies in a cute and organized manner? Do you have so many candies but want to store them in one easy-to-see container while having them divided and individually stored? Well then, this is the project you DEFINITELY should try out. Here are the step-by-step ...
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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 06:29:11 PDT
Pucket Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Pucket-Game/
Pucket Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/7O57/JG2J1ND0/F0G7O57JG2J1ND0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/7O57/JG2J1ND0/F0G7O57JG2J1ND0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/7O57/JG2J1ND0/F0G7O57JG2J1ND0.SMALL.jpg AbigailS42 For the Sevice Design Tour in Köln we wanted to reward our hosts with a souvenir "thank you" gift. We found one on https://etgames.co.uk/ a super nice game designed so that I could be laser cut. Here is the illustrator file to re-do it, hope you enjoy it! Download Illustrator file Here is the i...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:12:05 PDT
Laser Cut 3D Acrylic Jewelry Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-3D-Acrylic-Jewelry-Sign/
Laser Cut 3D Acrylic Jewelry Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/9JBV/JG2J0SSH/FP19JBVJG2J0SSH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/9JBV/JG2J0SSH/FP19JBVJG2J0SSH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/9JBV/JG2J0SSH/FP19JBVJG2J0SSH.SMALL.jpg Trotec Laser Canada This week we're showing you our TroGlass Metallics line of cast acrylic! We've made this amazing jewellery sign out of the Gold, Silver and Bright Silver colours. We'll show you a few signage techniques for this project: acrylic inlay, kiss-cut method, and heat bending to create a 3D effect!TroGlas...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:25:39 PDT
K40 User Manuel http://www.instructables.com/id/K40-User-Manuel/
K40 User Manuel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/J65O/JG2W1788/F9AJ65OJG2W1788.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/J65O/JG2W1788/F9AJ65OJG2W1788.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/J65O/JG2W1788/F9AJ65OJG2W1788.SMALL.jpg my wookie These little laser cutters are great, once you figure out how to use one. This instructable is intended to replace the little blue book of Chinglish and help you get the most out of your machine. Safety I am not responsible for any injury or damage caused by the use of this or any other machine....
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 06:46:53 PDT
K40 Laser Cutter Mirror Alignment http://www.instructables.com/id/K40-Laser-Cutter-Mirror-Alignment/
K40 Laser Cutter Mirror Alignment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/C8QW/JFX0IDHN/F13C8QWJFX0IDHN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/C8QW/JFX0IDHN/F13C8QWJFX0IDHN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/C8QW/JFX0IDHN/F13C8QWJFX0IDHN.SMALL.jpg my wookie Above is a pictogram of what a co2 laser cutter would look like without the doors, It should be noted that one should never look into an open laser cutter with the laser on without laser grade safety glasses. I am not responsible for anyone's blindness or other injury/ damage for any reason, now tha...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 05:26:02 PDT
K40 Laser - How to Make Desk Name Plates http://www.instructables.com/id/K40-Laser-How-to-Make-Desk-Name-Plates/
K40 Laser - How to Make Desk Name Plates - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/BBG2/JFMTNHQA/FONBBG2JFMTNHQA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/BBG2/JFMTNHQA/FONBBG2JFMTNHQA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/BBG2/JFMTNHQA/FONBBG2JFMTNHQA.SMALL.jpg maken_it_so How to make wooden desk name plates with a K40 laser cutterI recently made desk name plates for everyone at work and thought i should share my process.Materials used... 3mm Birch wood ply Mahogany wood stain Epoxy glueLaserDRW plugin for inkscape can be found herehttp://www.scorchworks.com/LaserDRW_...
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Mon, 9 Apr 2018 04:51:13 PDT
Laser Ink for Metals http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Ink-for-Metals/
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Wed, 4 Apr 2018 11:30:53 PDT
JackCarter's Lasercut Tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/JackCarters-Lasercut-Tanks/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/V96F/JF8J271C/F0ZV96FJF8J271C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/V96F/JF8J271C/F0ZV96FJF8J271C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/V96F/JF8J271C/F0ZV96FJF8J271C.SMALL.jpg JackCarter My tanks. Others will come soon ! Carter's Lasercut Tank - Panzer IV G/H (motorized) Carter's Lasercut Tank - B1 Bis Carter's Lasercut Tank - Sherman Carter's Lasercut Tank - StuG III Ausf. F Carter's Lasercut Tank - KV-1 (motorizable)
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Wed, 28 Mar 2018 09:27:50 PDT
Turn Images Into DXF Files for Laser Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Images-Into-DXF-Files-for-Laser-Cutting/
Turn Images Into DXF Files for Laser Cutting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/N9G0/JF8J1J4Q/FB8N9G0JF8J1J4Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/N9G0/JF8J1J4Q/FB8N9G0JF8J1J4Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/N9G0/JF8J1J4Q/FB8N9G0JF8J1J4Q.SMALL.jpg kitronik This is a basic laser cutting guide to show you how to turn images into DXF laser files ready for your cutter. In addition, we used Inkscape to sketch out a little stand so that once cut we could show off our laser cut animals in the best possible light!This step by step guide shows you how you mig...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2018 02:38:32 PDT
Carter's Lasercut Tank - Panzer IV G/H (motorized) http://www.instructables.com/id/Carters-Lasercut-Tank-Panzer-IV-GH-motorized/
Carter's Lasercut Tank - Panzer IV G/H (motorized) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/NKF7/JF34HHSA/F7SNKF7JF34HHSA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/NKF7/JF34HHSA/F7SNKF7JF34HHSA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/NKF7/JF34HHSA/F7SNKF7JF34HHSA.SMALL.jpg JackCarter Hello everyone ! i wanted to share with you my last tank.This is the Panzer IV, or the PzKpfW IV Ausf. G / H (without / with the plates). It was the most used and the most emblematic german tank during the WWII.The scale is approximatively 1:18, with its 38cm length, 17cm width, and 16cm height.You ...
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Sun, 25 Mar 2018 11:49:22 PDT
Shelfomatic (Bookshelf With Adjustable, In-rail Bookends) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shelfomatic-Bookshelf-With-Adjustable-In-rail-Book/
Shelfomatic (Bookshelf With Adjustable, In-rail Bookends) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/ZY1L/JEYJ1W6A/F9HZY1LJEYJ1W6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/ZY1L/JEYJ1W6A/F9HZY1LJEYJ1W6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/ZY1L/JEYJ1W6A/F9HZY1LJEYJ1W6A.SMALL.jpg Canadiamerican This instructable is my first instuctable that I have ever done. It is a bookshelf that has adjustable bookends that follow a rail system in order to keep them straight and upright. My inspiration for this came from needing an idea for my school project and a question whether a bookshelf like this h...
By: Canadiamerican

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Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:11:36 PDT
Compact Microphone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Microphone-Stand/
Compact Microphone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/VQLC/JEYIYRSR/FXHVQLCJEYIYRSR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/VQLC/JEYIYRSR/FXHVQLCJEYIYRSR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/VQLC/JEYIYRSR/FXHVQLCJEYIYRSR.SMALL.jpg jsoverberg01 I built this mini microphone stand out of tools and materials lying around hopefully you guys enjoyIt is meant for people who have the shock proof mount for the microphone but need something to hold the microphone. Set Up and Materials you'll need.... laser cutter or band saw drill 7" by 12" by 1...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:06:02 PDT
CountClock Protective Template Design http://www.instructables.com/id/CountClock-Protective-Template-Design/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:07:03 PDT
Laser Etched Lyric Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Lyric-Guitar/
Laser Etched Lyric Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/6MNZ/JEYIOM1A/F4W6MNZJEYIOM1A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/6MNZ/JEYIOM1A/F4W6MNZJEYIOM1A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/6MNZ/JEYIOM1A/F4W6MNZJEYIOM1A.SMALL.jpg ddobson5 Hi all, this is my first attempt at documenting anything I have built. it's been a bit tedious and fun at the same time. Hopefully you find this project interesting and you end up with a sweet piece for the cave. This came about with friends of mine asking to put together this rustic guitar shaped h...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:50:41 PDT
Laser Cut Stormsword http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Stormsword/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:45:46 PDT
Lasercut Skateboard Deck Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Skateboard-Deck-Press/
Lasercut Skateboard Deck Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/O7UD/JEUKOF07/FREO7UDJEUKOF07.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/O7UD/JEUKOF07/FREO7UDJEUKOF07.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/O7UD/JEUKOF07/FREO7UDJEUKOF07.SMALL.jpg a2vries Hi,this instructable will show you how to use a lasercut machine to make a press for serial making skateboard decks. But this technique could also be used to make a press for something else.When I started the project I first tried to build myself a press out of wood and the use of common tools (see ...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 11:39:33 PDT
Designing a Finger Jointed Box for Laser Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-a-Finger-Jointed-Box-for-Laser-Cutting/
Designing a Finger Jointed Box for Laser Cutting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/H86N/JEOIO5C6/FELH86NJEOIO5C6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/H86N/JEOIO5C6/FELH86NJEOIO5C6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/H86N/JEOIO5C6/FELH86NJEOIO5C6.SMALL.jpg kitronik This is a basic step by step laser cutting guide detailing how to make a simple Perspex Box and is meant to serve as an introduction to using a Laser Cutter.Sometimes, the best way to house a project is a simple box. There are some great online tools to help you design your box, but for the sake of ...
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Wed, 14 Mar 2018 08:58:28 PDT
Plastic Smoothie - DIY Plastic Recycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Smoothie-DIY-Plastic-Recycling/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2018 20:34:37 PDT
Exporting a .dxf File From Fusion 360 (for Laser, Waterjet) http://www.instructables.com/id/Exporting-a-dxf-File-From-Fusion-360-for-Laser-Wat/
Exporting a .dxf File From Fusion 360 (for Laser, Waterjet) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FFP2/JEIV3QAP/FSGFFP2JEIV3QAP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FFP2/JEIV3QAP/FSGFFP2JEIV3QAP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FFP2/JEIV3QAP/FSGFFP2JEIV3QAP.SMALL.jpg TaylorSharpe It doesn't seem like it should be too hard to export a high-quality DXF from Fusion 360 for use with laser cutters or waterjets. But depending on your part, sometimes it really can be difficult. You'll end up with files that represent some of your part's curves but not others; with curves broken up...
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Sat, 10 Mar 2018 20:46:20 PST
Import Lasercut/CNC Design to Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Import-LasercutCNC-Design-to-Blender/
Import Lasercut/CNC Design to Blender - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/HTE3/JEIV60OY/FEXHTE3JEIV60OY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/HTE3/JEIV60OY/FEXHTE3JEIV60OY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/HTE3/JEIV60OY/FEXHTE3JEIV60OY.SMALL.jpg JackCarter Hello everyone ! I made this instructable to show you how to import your future lasercut parts to Blender, so you can assemble them in 3D before cut them in real life. The process might be bizarre but i will explain why through these steps.I will use a simple box cut in 3mm as example.For the prereq...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2018 14:32:22 PST
Iron Man Led Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Led-Light/
Iron Man Led Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/JI6B/JE4KPCF7/FOHJI6BJE4KPCF7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/JI6B/JE4KPCF7/FOHJI6BJE4KPCF7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/JI6B/JE4KPCF7/FOHJI6BJE4KPCF7.SMALL.jpg awall99 I've done this project, to update my skills, on how to use a laser cutter.Link to the video ​Cad Design and Schematics To design the base I used QCadI used a picture of Iron Man and modified it with the edge detection tool in Gimp. I also added the contour with the cutting mask. I made small corr...
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Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:55:46 PST
Laser Cutting Machine Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutting-Machine-Basics/
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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 22:26:52 PST
how to make a laser-cut wooden guitar rosette http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Laser-cut-Wooden-Guitar-Rosette/
how to make a laser-cut wooden guitar rosette - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QR0I/JDUKM2V5/FLVQR0IJDUKM2V5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QR0I/JDUKM2V5/FLVQR0IJDUKM2V5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QR0I/JDUKM2V5/FLVQR0IJDUKM2V5.SMALL.jpg master_zebulon Are you looking to make a solid wood rosette for your guitar project that's different than the norm? That's what I wanted, so I decided to design one and cut it out the parts with a laser cutter and CNC router. If you have access to those tools, this is a very easy and fun way to do it!What's need...
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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:16:58 PST
MLAB | LASERCUT RINGBLADES INSPIRED BY NAKIA http://www.instructables.com/id/MLAB-LASERCUT-RINGBLADES-INSPIRED-BY-NAKIA/
MLAB | LASERCUT RINGBLADES INSPIRED BY NAKIA - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/TGFG/JDUKLLWF/FZSTGFGJDUKLLWF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/TGFG/JDUKLLWF/FZSTGFGJDUKLLWF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/TGFG/JDUKLLWF/FZSTGFGJDUKLLWF.SMALL.jpg Mbadika Did you know that Wakanda sends its undercover spies, called 'War Dogs', to monitor the outside World and inform T'Challa (the Black Panther). In our laboratory, we especially adore Nakia, our favorite War Dog.Follow these simple steps to create your own Ring Blades similar to the one branded by Nak...
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Wed, 21 Feb 2018 07:44:14 PST
How to take apart a Wasp Nest (and laser cut it) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-Apart-a-Wasp-Nest-and-Laser-Cut-It/
How to take apart a Wasp Nest (and laser cut it) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/8DU4/JDUKHZI3/F448DU4JDUKHZI3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/8DU4/JDUKHZI3/F448DU4JDUKHZI3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F44/8DU4/JDUKHZI3/F448DU4JDUKHZI3.SMALL.jpg jaydenr Hi Instructables. Long time listener, first-time caller.This is an odd and specific instructable, one that i really hadn't planned, but thought it would be worth sharing, just because its so odd and cool.The process is actually rather straightforward, so this may be more of a tour or demo than instr...
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Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:47:53 PST
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