Here is a guide in how to make a weathered looking wooden crate on a laser cutter. The good thing about it, is that it has a more solid bottom, than most lasercut boxes that use box joints.
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Step 1: Cut and Glue
Using the lasercutter, cut the parts from the PDF or Illustrator file. Then glue it together.
Step 2: Clamp and Drye
Clamp it together and then let it set, afterwards it looks like the image om the right.
Step 3: Weather Using a Blowtorch
By burning it with a blowtorch it will get a weathered look, afterwards i lightly sanded away the charred bits.
Step 4: Coating It With Bees Wax
By coating it with bees wax, the natural colors of the wood really pops. It also makes it feel less drye.
Step 5: Clean
After coating it, i thoroughly cleaned it with a papertowel.