The Epilog Challenge is back again!

We've teamed up with Epilog Laser to give away a Zing laser cutter to the most awesome new Instructable posted between August 16th to November 14th.

The Epilog Zing laser cutter is an awesome machine: you can engrave and cut a wide variety of materials with pinpoint precision. It's a huge help to anyone starting a small business, or who just loves making fantastic things.

So how do you win the Epilog Challenge? Post an Instructable that shows off your amazing skills and creativity, and proves that you'll make good use of an Epilog Zing laser cutter. Document your project with lots of great photos, and provide clear instructions so others can learn from your work. And be sure to tell us what you'll do with the Zing if you win!


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Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to US, Canada (excluding Quebec), UK, and Australian entries. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PDT, Nov. 14.

The 4th Epilog Challenge is closed.

Grand Prize

14 PRIZES

Grand Prize (1 winner)

One grand prize winner will receive a Zing 16 laser cutter from Epilog.

Also included is an Instructables Prize Pack that includes a one-year Pro membership, t-shirt, and more!

First Prize (3 winners)

Three first prize winners will receive their choice of a Bench Drill Press, MIG Welder, or a Band Saw.

Also included is an Instructables Prize Pack that includes a one-year Pro membership, t-shirt, and more!

Second Prize (10 winners)

Ten second-prize winners will receive a custom laser-etched Leatherman Juice.

Also included is an Instructables Prize Pack that includes a one-year Pro membership, t-shirt, and more!
HOW IT WORKS

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Aug 15, 2011 and Nov 14, 2011 (11:59pm PT).

Enter

Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select 4th Epilog Challenge. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.

Accepting

Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.

Voting

Instructables members can vote for an entry during the contest plus 3 days after the contest closes.

Judging

A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.

Winners

When the winners are decided they will be announced here on the contest page. All entrants will be notified when this happens.