Instructables: exploring - workshop - laser-cutting http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:44:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 Laser Cut Double Sided Wooden Doorknob Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Double-Sided-Wooden-Doorknob-Hanger/
Laser Cut Double Sided Wooden Doorknob Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/ZSYB/J0IEJ9AE/F9XZSYBJ0IEJ9AE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/ZSYB/J0IEJ9AE/F9XZSYBJ0IEJ9AE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/ZSYB/J0IEJ9AE/F9XZSYBJ0IEJ9AE.SMALL.jpg pamelafox The background: I want my roommates to know when I'm meditating, so that they know to give me some time to emerge from my room and to be more mindful with their own noise levels. At night, I also want them to know when I'm sleeping, as I tend to sleep earlier than most. My solution is this double-si...
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:15:03 PDT
How to Make a Solar Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Solar-Phone-Charger-2/
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 05:48:10 PDT
Assemble a Laser Cut Living Hinge Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Assemble-a-Laser-Cut-Living-Hinge-Box/
Assemble a Laser Cut Living Hinge Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/K8J8/J0COOPVJ/FD9K8J8J0COOPVJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/K8J8/J0COOPVJ/FD9K8J8J0COOPVJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/K8J8/J0COOPVJ/FD9K8J8J0COOPVJ.SMALL.jpg pamelafox In this tutorial, I'll step through how I assembled a laser cut living hinge box. My box stores 3x4" custom name badges from ProjectIcebreak, but yours can store all kinds of things! :-) You'll need these supplies: A laser cutter (like at TechShopSF) 1/8" plywood Sanding sponges Wood glue Elastic co...
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 21:48:13 PDT
How to Design and Laser Cut Lit Hills for Tabletop Terrain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Laser-Cut-Lit-Hills-for-Tabletop/
How to Design and Laser Cut Lit Hills for Tabletop Terrain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/Y8RE/J0COQQAJ/FRBY8REJ0COQQAJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/Y8RE/J0COQQAJ/FRBY8REJ0COQQAJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/Y8RE/J0COQQAJ/FRBY8REJ0COQQAJ.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this episode I show how to use Adobe Illustrator to design terraced hills for tabletop terrain. I give some laser cutting tips, and show different methods for finishing the hills. The hills are lit using the lights shown in the last video on creating a terrain building, and run off the same remot...
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 05:36:28 PDT
Using Autodesk Inventor and Autocad to Create Vector Files for Manufacturing http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Autodesk-Inventor-and-Autocad-to-Create-Vect/
Using Autodesk Inventor and Autocad to Create Vector Files for Manufacturing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/6YNM/J08ECEM3/FDQ6YNMJ08ECEM3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/6YNM/J08ECEM3/FDQ6YNMJ08ECEM3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/6YNM/J08ECEM3/FDQ6YNMJ08ECEM3.SMALL.jpg EvanS78 Introduction:This instructable will show you how to take a 3D part that you have in CAD (Autodesk Inventor) and show you how to create a file that can be used on a water or laser cutter. This manual assumes that you already have experience with 3D modeling so we will not be discussing how to model p...
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 20:30:57 PDT
Wooden Tissue Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Tissue-Box/
Wooden Tissue Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/7SEA/J04868QH/FLI7SEAJ04868QH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/7SEA/J04868QH/FLI7SEAJ04868QH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/7SEA/J04868QH/FLI7SEAJ04868QH.SMALL.jpg SteCla I made a wooden tissue box.The used sftware is inkscape since it has a lot of options and it is free. For this project I also used Solid Edge. Making parts in Solid Edge I used Solid edge for the different parts. I like the program since it is extremely easy to make cutouts.Its critical that the ...
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:15:10 PST
Wooden Marble Maze http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Marble-Maze/
Wooden Marble Maze - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QJHZ/J04868BW/FNQQJHZJ04868BW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QJHZ/J04868BW/FNQQJHZJ04868BW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QJHZ/J04868BW/FNQQJHZJ04868BW.SMALL.jpg SteCla I made a wooden marble mawe using a laser cutter and 3mm MDF.The software used is inkscape, which has a lot of options and it is free.You'll need 40x20cm 3mm MDF and some glue. Details Clue the two layers together.The carved-out path is one piece for easy storage.The holes go through the entire w...
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 13:47:12 PST
Wooden Pen Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pen-Collector/
Wooden Pen Collector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/W76V/J04867E6/FHVW76VJ04867E6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/W76V/J04867E6/FHVW76VJ04867E6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/W76V/J04867E6/FHVW76VJ04867E6.SMALL.jpg SteCla I build a wooden pen collector, using 3mm MDF and a lasercutter.The design is made using Inkscape: https://inkscape.org/nl/Lattice hinges are used to make the wood bendable. For this, there exist an inkscape pluggin: http://wiki.lvl1.org/Inkscape_Extension_to_Render_...Remember to use some sandpap...
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 12:22:51 PST
Wood-man Book Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-man-Book-Holder/
Wood-man Book Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/5QMW/IZYGN2OI/FTB5QMWIZYGN2OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/5QMW/IZYGN2OI/FTB5QMWIZYGN2OI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/5QMW/IZYGN2OI/FTB5QMWIZYGN2OI.SMALL.jpg BONEVET Library in our maker-space is our favorite spot to get inspired for creating new projects. By reading Makers Magazine, the book ends idea came out. Wood-man Book Holder is a project for all the book lovers that want their library to look creative, visually good and practical. Supplements and Mate...
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 08:58:10 PST
How to Laser Cut and Light an Illustration Based on a Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Laser-Cut-and-Light-an-Llustration-Based-on/
How to Laser Cut and Light an Illustration Based on a Photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/8MCD/IZYGBZH6/FB98MCDIZYGBZH6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/8MCD/IZYGBZH6/FB98MCDIZYGBZH6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/8MCD/IZYGBZH6/FB98MCDIZYGBZH6.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to use Adobe Illustrator to create a vector drawing from a photo and laser cut it in clear acrylic. I show how the acrylic can then be lit and displayed in a light bar.
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 06:59:40 PST
How to Laser Cut Custom Game Tokens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Laser-Cut-Custom-Game-Tokens/
How to Laser Cut Custom Game Tokens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/8B7Q/IZYGBZQ7/FH78B7QIZYGBZQ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/8B7Q/IZYGBZQ7/FH78B7QIZYGBZQ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/8B7Q/IZYGBZQ7/FH78B7QIZYGBZQ7.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to create illustrations of game tokens in Adobe Illustrator, and then cut those tokens on a laser cutter. I how some tips on different types of acrylic and what works best for me.
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 06:58:38 PST
Angle Adjustable Laptop PC Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Angle-Adjustable-Laptop-PC-Stand/
Angle Adjustable Laptop PC Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BFRN/IZYGA98L/FWIBFRNIZYGA98L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BFRN/IZYGA98L/FWIBFRNIZYGA98L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BFRN/IZYGA98L/FWIBFRNIZYGA98L.SMALL.jpg 橘健 This instructions shows how to develop an angle adjustable laptop PC stand made by MDF.If Laser cutting systems available, you can make this within 30 minutes. It is really easy.That can change laptop angle 3way (10degree,13degree,15degree)I intended to use Macbook 15inch to define its size. Step ...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 00:39:40 PST
How to Laser Cut Christmas Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Laser-Cut-Christmas-Ornaments/
How to Laser Cut Christmas Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/KVUD/IZYGC0D9/FI8KVUDIZYGC0D9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/KVUD/IZYGC0D9/FI8KVUDIZYGC0D9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/KVUD/IZYGC0D9/FI8KVUDIZYGC0D9.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to design Christmas ornaments using Adobe Illustrator, and how to laser cut and assemble them.
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 08:26:24 PST
How to Design and Laser Cut Display Shelves for Miniatures http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Laser-Cut-Display-Shelves-for-Mi/
How to Design and Laser Cut Display Shelves for Miniatures - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/E9AZ/IZYGC0W9/FZCE9AZIZYGC0W9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/E9AZ/IZYGC0W9/FZCE9AZIZYGC0W9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/E9AZ/IZYGC0W9/FZCE9AZIZYGC0W9.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to design display shelves in Adobe Illustrator and cut them on a laser cutter. I talk about how to fuse acrylic, and how to create a design for portable shelves that can be assembled without using glue.
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 08:26:17 PST
How to Design and Laser Cut Accurate Game Rulers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Laser-Cut-Accurate-Game-Rulers/
How to Design and Laser Cut Accurate Game Rulers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/KSTO/IZYGC1EN/F6YKSTOIZYGC1EN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/KSTO/IZYGC1EN/F6YKSTOIZYGC1EN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/KSTO/IZYGC1EN/F6YKSTOIZYGC1EN.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to use Adobe Illustrator to design accurate game rulers, and how to laser cut them. I talk about different finishing techniques and my preferred materials.
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 07:58:02 PST
How to Design and Laser Cut a Dice Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Laser-Cut-a-Dice-Tower/
How to Design and Laser Cut a Dice Tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/NF7W/IZYGC1RP/FZ8NF7WIZYGC1RP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/NF7W/IZYGC1RP/FZ8NF7WIZYGC1RP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/NF7W/IZYGC1RP/FZ8NF7WIZYGC1RP.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to design a dice tower in Adobe Illustrator, and how to laser cut and assemble it.
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 06:10:25 PST
How to Laser Cut a Token Box for Your Custom Game Tokens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Laser-Cut-a-Token-Box-for-Your-Custom-Game-/
How to Laser Cut a Token Box for Your Custom Game Tokens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/SHX7/IZYGBZS3/F0ISHX7IZYGBZS3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/SHX7/IZYGBZS3/F0ISHX7IZYGBZS3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/SHX7/IZYGBZS3/F0ISHX7IZYGBZS3.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to design a game token box using Adobe Illustrator, how to laser cut it and how to assemble it.
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 05:04:48 PST
How to Create a Light Box for Your Laser Cut Token Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Light-Box-for-Your-Laser-Cut-Token/
How to Create a Light Box for Your Laser Cut Token Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/QEKS/IZYGC14K/FVXQEKSIZYGC14K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/QEKS/IZYGC14K/FVXQEKSIZYGC14K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/QEKS/IZYGC14K/FVXQEKSIZYGC14K.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to use Adobe Illustrator to design a light box that fits under the token box created in a prior tutorial. I show how to laser cut the box and assemble it. I also show how to wire and solder the LED lighting.
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 05:04:46 PST
How to Design and Laser Cut a Scale Model Building for Tabletop Terrain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-Laser-Cut-a-Scale-Model-Building/
How to Design and Laser Cut a Scale Model Building for Tabletop Terrain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/4WDP/IZT6S8JS/F634WDPIZT6S8JS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/4WDP/IZT6S8JS/F634WDPIZT6S8JS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F63/4WDP/IZT6S8JS/F634WDPIZT6S8JS.SMALL.jpg greylightmay In this tutorial I show how to use Adobe Illustrator to design a scale model building for 28mm tabletop war-gaming and cut it on a laser cutter. I give painting and assembly tips as well.
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 08:09:13 PST
Make It Extreme's Logo From Metal Chips http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Extremes-Logo-From-Metal-Chips/
Make It Extreme's Logo From Metal Chips - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/SGVH/IZQA3SQD/FY6SGVHIZQA3SQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/SGVH/IZQA3SQD/FY6SGVHIZQA3SQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/SGVH/IZQA3SQD/FY6SGVHIZQA3SQD.SMALL.jpg Make it Extreme This time the video that we have prepared is different from all the others but it is equally interesting. What we have made up, now? Well, this time we decided to make the logo of our team the ‘make it extreme’ using the iron filings that we have collected from the various cuts that we used for all ...
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:26:00 PST
Eating Aid Fixperts http://www.instructables.com/id/Eating-Aid-Fixperts/
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:35:34 PST
Lion Makeup Compact http://www.instructables.com/id/Lion-Makeup-Compact/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:15:42 PST
Valentines Day Keychains and The Box of Love http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Keychains-and-the-Box-of-Love/
Valentines Day Keychains and The Box of Love - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/TPKK/IYV9BAXE/FS3TPKKIYV9BAXE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/TPKK/IYV9BAXE/FS3TPKKIYV9BAXE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/TPKK/IYV9BAXE/FS3TPKKIYV9BAXE.SMALL.jpg thaizeal Simple design. If you know the couple likes.I don’t speak English that well. But I Can Make You See. Make Valentine Keychains I design in CorelDRAW. And using a laser to cut.Then paint freestyle. Make The Box of Love I use the website design. By visiting the Web http://boxdesigner.connectionla...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 04:44:19 PST
Joinery: Joints for Laser Cut Assemblies http://www.instructables.com/id/Joinery-Joints-for-Laser-Cut-Assemblies/
Joinery: Joints for Laser Cut Assemblies - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/XGBF/IYOQPVPU/FELXGBFIYOQPVPU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/XGBF/IYOQPVPU/FELXGBFIYOQPVPU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/XGBF/IYOQPVPU/FELXGBFIYOQPVPU.SMALL.jpg clementzheng Laser cutting is widely used by industrial designers and mechanical engineers as a rapid modeling tool. However, designing and fabricating laser cut assemblies can be a complex and tedious process, especially for novice designers. Joinery, the system described in the Instructable, was developed to f...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 09:15:48 PST
Better Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Boxes/
Better Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/2MV6/IYUFZBY7/F3K2MV6IYUFZBY7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/2MV6/IYUFZBY7/F3K2MV6IYUFZBY7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/2MV6/IYUFZBY7/F3K2MV6IYUFZBY7.SMALL.jpg nedash71 This is a serious video about an unserious topic. It is my entry in the Epilog VIII contest, so please give it a vote if it made you laugh.Special thanks to Autodesk for their generous trial policy for Fusion 360. I used it for the design and for all of the animation in this video. Check out their...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 05:36:12 PST
Laser-engraved Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-engraved-Phone-Stand/
Laser-engraved Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/FGM6/IYOQE3ZH/FM7FGM6IYOQE3ZH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/FGM6/IYOQE3ZH/FM7FGM6IYOQE3ZH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/FGM6/IYOQE3ZH/FM7FGM6IYOQE3ZH.SMALL.jpg ctwalbridge Here’s a simple laser-cut acrylic phone stand with public domain art engraved on it - you can make one just like this with the attached files or you can find your own art to engrave.The pattern and the engraving should work just as well with 1/8" (3mm) plywood. Files and photos (1) This pattern i...
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 14:02:16 PST
Laser Cutting for Music Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutting-for-Music-Makers/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/2FXI/IYLZSC2H/FSC2FXIIYLZSC2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/2FXI/IYLZSC2H/FSC2FXIIYLZSC2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/2FXI/IYLZSC2H/FSC2FXIIYLZSC2H.SMALL.jpg AudioMáquinas null Make a Speaker by Wood Laser Cutting Laser Cut Tenor Ukulele Laser Cut Guitar Stand Laser-cut Speaker with Amplifier LushOne Modular Synth Laser Cut Case
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 00:09:28 PST
DIY Heng Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Heng-Lamp/
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 07:03:08 PST
Lasercut Modules http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Modules/
Lasercut Modules - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/8NY2/IYGFEWGS/FFA8NY2IYGFEWGS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/8NY2/IYGFEWGS/FFA8NY2IYGFEWGS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/8NY2/IYGFEWGS/FFA8NY2IYGFEWGS.SMALL.jpg HyejinP2 Modularity exists all around us in our daily life (see lecture). Developing a module (a brick) is fundamental to anydesign process to help focus the intention and solvability. A module can serve not only as a high fidelity finished product but also as a process model to further help iterate on desig...
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 06:06:05 PST
ToYeM - The turnable toy http://www.instructables.com/id/ToYeM/
ToYeM - The turnable toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/3DGR/IYAN0KAO/F8O3DGRIYAN0KAO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/3DGR/IYAN0KAO/F8O3DGRIYAN0KAO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/3DGR/IYAN0KAO/F8O3DGRIYAN0KAO.SMALL.jpg Marhek The idea:My idea is to make a totem like toy (ToYeM). You can rotate each block and it can emmit light. When the blocks are alligned the right way the light will turn on. Getting the tools and materials MoSCoWMust: Blocks turning. It must emmit light.Should: When you turned the ToYeM the right wa...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:47:17 PST
Big Ben http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Ben-1/
Big Ben - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/8N4R/IY4QP2BU/F9A8N4RIY4QP2BU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/8N4R/IY4QP2BU/F9A8N4RIY4QP2BU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/8N4R/IY4QP2BU/F9A8N4RIY4QP2BU.SMALL.jpg pielme In this instructable you'll see how I made this Big Ben out of wood, so that you can do it aswell.You'll: wood or another material suitable for a laser cutter, you can the wood in any hardware store. The thickness of the material is adjustable to needs.adobe illustrator. You can download illustrato...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 03:57:18 PST
The Ultimate Guide to Laser-cut Box Generators http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Guide-to-Laser-cut-Box-Generators/
The Ultimate Guide to Laser-cut Box Generators - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/TVCZ/IY4QQK0Z/F99TVCZIY4QQK0Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/TVCZ/IY4QQK0Z/F99TVCZIY4QQK0Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/TVCZ/IY4QQK0Z/F99TVCZIY4QQK0Z.SMALL.jpg SparkItUp Tabbed, or "finger-jointed" boxes are one of the most versatile things you can make with a laser cutter - the possibilities really are endless. However, getting the right box for your requirements is not always easy and often entails lots of post-generation modification, plus how do you choose which...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:44:46 PST
Laser Cut Periodic Table Name Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Periodic-Table-Name-Tag/
Laser Cut Periodic Table Name Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/NOV3/IY4QG74D/F01NOV3IY4QG74D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/NOV3/IY4QG74D/F01NOV3IY4QG74D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/NOV3/IY4QG74D/F01NOV3IY4QG74D.SMALL.jpg Fisherck This was a birthday present for a friend of mine. He's in Biochemistry, so I thought this gift was very fitting for him! Fortunately his name could be spelled using the elements from the periodic table, but this will not be true for every name or phrase because there are only so many one letter and ...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:15:04 PST
Seven Segment Based Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Seven-Segment-Based-Timer-Without-Microcontroller/
Seven Segment Based Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/FUOQ/IY3CWFSZ/FN2FUOQIY3CWFSZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/FUOQ/IY3CWFSZ/FN2FUOQIY3CWFSZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/FUOQ/IY3CWFSZ/FN2FUOQIY3CWFSZ.SMALL.jpg NakshN Objective in this design was to simply it as much as possible parts-wise--to minimize the number of discretes. The original design called for the use of MOSFET transistors exclusively to obviate the need for base resistors but I currently don't have any common cathode LED displays on hand and I need...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:56:38 PST
3D Eiffel Tower with Laser Cuter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Eiffel-Tower-With-Laser-Cuter/
3D Eiffel Tower with Laser Cuter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/ZQNP/IXUQH2CT/F8BZQNPIXUQH2CT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/ZQNP/IXUQH2CT/F8BZQNPIXUQH2CT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/ZQNP/IXUQH2CT/F8BZQNPIXUQH2CT.SMALL.jpg meowmeowxyz This is my first Instructablesohope you like it :) Find model First, we need to find a solid Eiffel Tower model. In picture, i use Thingiverse to get the model i want. You can use other site like GrabCAD or you can make one by yourself. "Slice" the model An easy and fast way to slice the model...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:31:39 PST
Patternmaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Patternmaker-1/
Patternmaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/F8H5/IXUS4Q1Y/FU1F8H5IXUS4Q1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/F8H5/IXUS4Q1Y/FU1F8H5IXUS4Q1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/F8H5/IXUS4Q1Y/FU1F8H5IXUS4Q1Y.SMALL.jpg BramV8 Hi We are a group of industrial design students from Belgium. For our product engineering course we had to make a tool that can embed a pattern in a sheet of PMMA. After looking for the best method we came up with a home brew thermoforming machine. So in this instructable we will show how we did it....
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:41:22 PST
Mini Cargador / Mini Loader http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Cargador-Mini-Loader/
Mini Cargador / Mini Loader - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/NIK5/IXGFPPZ3/F1SNIK5IXGFPPZ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/NIK5/IXGFPPZ3/F1SNIK5IXGFPPZ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/NIK5/IXGFPPZ3/F1SNIK5IXGFPPZ3.SMALL.jpg EduardoG30 Again sorry for the language it´s not my language and i only use here and for read manuals, feel free to make corrections for a better understanding and i change the words.I made this mini loader in corel and solid works (my first time using solid works, and it have some alignment details on solidwo...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 02:31:05 PST
Hibachi Tealight Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Hibachi-Tealight-Holder/
Hibachi Tealight Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/UE1A/IXAQ5D1T/FZCUE1AIXAQ5D1T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/UE1A/IXAQ5D1T/FZCUE1AIXAQ5D1T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/UE1A/IXAQ5D1T/FZCUE1AIXAQ5D1T.SMALL.jpg adeptdigital Originally designed by Yu Ito (yuito.org) for Flat Packables (flatpackables.com).The original item was for sale on Etsy, but is no longer available. I contacted the designer and received permission to publish this remastering of the original design.This flat-pack tea light holder is suitable for a ...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 09:52:48 PST
Wooden Locking Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Locking-Mechanism/
Wooden Locking Mechanism - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/4W3Y/IXAPZO7M/FA54W3YIXAPZO7M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/4W3Y/IXAPZO7M/FA54W3YIXAPZO7M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/4W3Y/IXAPZO7M/FA54W3YIXAPZO7M.SMALL.jpg TiSpace Creating a wooden locking mechanism is not hard in case you can make use of a laser cutter. This instructable describes my approach for locking a compartment Laser cut Using online tools for constructing the rack and pinion is very handy. I've used one for calculating the number of teeth and all...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 03:31:43 PST
An Intense Amount of Laser Cut Dominoes http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Intense-Amount-of-Laser-Cut-Dominoes/
An Intense Amount of Laser Cut Dominoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/BMH0/IXAPUFUA/FQYBMH0IXAPUFUA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/BMH0/IXAPUFUA/FQYBMH0IXAPUFUA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/BMH0/IXAPUFUA/FQYBMH0IXAPUFUA.SMALL.jpg aeliassen A laser cutting template for dominoes up to double 16. That's 153 dominoes. Your domino lines will be go on for miles and your arithmetic abilities will be put to the ultimate test (or you can put aside the largest pieces and play normal double 12 or double 6 games).-----Use a sheet of material (I u...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:18:29 PST
Assembling a Laser Cut Plywood Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-a-Laser-Cut-Plywood-Box/
Assembling a Laser Cut Plywood Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/UED1/IXAPW0L3/FQGUED1IXAPW0L3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/UED1/IXAPW0L3/FQGUED1IXAPW0L3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/UED1/IXAPW0L3/FQGUED1IXAPW0L3.SMALL.jpg KarenSmithDesigns This instructable on how to assemble and glue together a laser cut plywood box is written around the lasercut box craft kits I design and sell on Etsy. But the process is suitable for many wooden laser cut boxes with tabbed finger joint edges that are currently available on the web..The boxes, in th...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 04:33:40 PST
Make a Laser Cut Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Laser-Cut-Puzzle/
Make a Laser Cut Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/UNE2/IX0PU1S3/FOOUNE2IX0PU1S3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/UNE2/IX0PU1S3/FOOUNE2IX0PU1S3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/UNE2/IX0PU1S3/FOOUNE2IX0PU1S3.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade It is almost that time of the year, when you are getting rid of your old calendar and about to put up new ones. And if you have one of the calendar which has interesting pictures, why not follow this instructable and make an awesome laser cut puzzle. In my case, I have a Star Wars themed calendar, ...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:50:59 PST
Laser Cut Paper Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Paper-Lantern-1/
Laser Cut Paper Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SVDO/IX0PRMWB/FS2SVDOIX0PRMWB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SVDO/IX0PRMWB/FS2SVDOIX0PRMWB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SVDO/IX0PRMWB/FS2SVDOIX0PRMWB.SMALL.jpg DragonMike I designed this lantern to be laser cut from heavy paper, I use 160gsm which is twice the weight of office copier paper. The lantern is intended for use with an LED tea light and isn't safe for use with wax candles or other naked flame. To make this lantern you will need access to a laser cutter. Th...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 05:32:50 PST
Laser Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cutting-5/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/Z94G/IX0PN05F/F69Z94GIX0PN05F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/Z94G/IX0PN05F/F69Z94GIX0PN05F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/Z94G/IX0PN05F/F69Z94GIX0PN05F.SMALL.jpg drewberto Laser Cut Hooey Stick Enhance Your Image when Reverse Laser Engraving on Acrylic Sheet Dual Korg Volca Stand Laser Cut Mat Cutter How to make a record without prior acoustic information Laser Cut Record (version) Make a Playable Laser-Cut Gramophone Record from Bioshock In...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:45:34 PST
Laser-Cut Classic Literature Book Cover Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Classic-Literature-Book-Cover-Necklace/
Laser-Cut Classic Literature Book Cover Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/NBUW/IWWFJZCZ/FU2NBUWIWWFJZCZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/NBUW/IWWFJZCZ/FU2NBUWIWWFJZCZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/NBUW/IWWFJZCZ/FU2NBUWIWWFJZCZ.SMALL.jpg brightcolorfulflickers Have you always wanted to carry your favorite first edition around with you all the time? Okay, well, that's probably not really possible, but you can make a necklace using a book cover image! You can also use this as a starting point to make ornaments, keychains, or coasters.This tutorial assumes y...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:06:22 PST
Wooden Gear Trains http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Gear-Trains/
Wooden Gear Trains - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/1DW1/IWWFJIT2/FYS1DW1IWWFJIT2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/1DW1/IWWFJIT2/FYS1DW1IWWFJIT2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/1DW1/IWWFJIT2/FYS1DW1IWWFJIT2.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy I've been interested in gear transmission for a while, and decided to play around with the idea using laser cut wood. My original inspiration came from this project on thingiverse, which I adapted into what you see in the second gif above (and fifth + sixth images above). I found the spinning gears ...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:02:58 PST
How to Make a Mobile Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mobile-Holder/
How to Make a Mobile Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/2CJN/IWQUZF2X/FYI2CJNIWQUZF2X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/2CJN/IWQUZF2X/FYI2CJNIWQUZF2X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/2CJN/IWQUZF2X/FYI2CJNIWQUZF2X.SMALL.jpg peter asaad This a wooden Phone holder , designed to hold the phone in the landscape orientation to be used for watching videos playing etc , it can be redesigned to hold tablets or Ipads too . Designing on Soldworks the original design with English Dimensions was made by Arnoce .I took the original concept...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 08:32:07 PST
Wolf Marquetry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wolf-Marquetry-Box/
Wolf Marquetry Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/1V1J/IWQUXNPR/FIY1V1JIWQUXNPR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/1V1J/IWQUXNPR/FIY1V1JIWQUXNPR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/1V1J/IWQUXNPR/FIY1V1JIWQUXNPR.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic In this Instructable I want to share my process for making marquetry artwork with my laser cutter. It is based on a lasercut box I designed here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Hexagonal... and I'll show you how I covered the entire box in veneer, as well. I've attached my wolf veneer temp...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 17:25:02 PST
Lasercut DeepDream Marquetry http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-DeepDream-Marquetry/
Lasercut DeepDream Marquetry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/SVXA/IWQUTAU9/FXSSVXAIWQUTAU9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/SVXA/IWQUTAU9/FXSSVXAIWQUTAU9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/SVXA/IWQUTAU9/FXSSVXAIWQUTAU9.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic Psychedelic marquetry dreamed up by Google's AI brain..I used Google DeepDream to manipulate a photo of a rose until strange creatures emerged from the petals. Then I used GIMP (open source image software) and Easel to generate g-code from the image. I cut those patterns out of veneer with my modifi...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 05:34:53 PST
Lasercut Hexagonal Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Hexagonal-Box/
Lasercut Hexagonal Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/AMJ0/IWMR12A2/FU4AMJ0IWMR12A2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/AMJ0/IWMR12A2/FU4AMJ0IWMR12A2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/AMJ0/IWMR12A2/FU4AMJ0IWMR12A2.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic A plain hexagonal box that I designed in SketchUp, made from 2mm thick HDF and cut with a lasercutter. I'll use this as a base for marquetry and other decorations in later videos, but I've shared this first because I found it a really neat and satisfying design.The SketchUp files showing the assembl...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 12:07:07 PST