How to Make an Acrylic Smartphone Stand (CNC and Thermoforming)


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Introduction: How to Make an Acrylic Smartphone Stand (CNC and Thermoforming)

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This past weekend, I decided to make a basic smartphone stand for my desk at work. There are plenty of ways you can make a phone stand like that, but I wanted something simple with very little, if any, assembly required. I remembered a method of thermoforming acrylic that I thought might be useful, so I drew up a design for some 3/32” thick acrylic sheet I had lying around. This is the result

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