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Kits & Plans "Joe's CNC 4x4 Hybrid" (LeadScrew Version) Email for Price: The "Joe's CNC 4x4 Hybrid Kit" does not include Plans or access to the Support forum and contains only the MDF and HDPE items shown. Flux 3D: A cheap, modular 3D scanner, printer and laser engraver A Taiwanese team has developed the Flux 3D, a cheap all-in-one 3D printer, scanner and laser engraver that, thanks to its modularity, also leaves room for further expansion. The device also allows users to create, share and download designs directly from their mobile devices and connect to the printer via Bluetooth for more convenient operation. View all It wasn't too long ago that buying your own personal 3D printer would set you back a small fortune.

TechShop Laser Cutting Inspiring laser projects at TechShop! Hello! Before I get started, I should emphasize: this Instructable should be really, really easy, provided you have a laser cutter. Without one of those nifty devices, I would have labored hours to cr... The other day I learned how to use a sand blaster and you know how when you learn a new skill your mind explodes with possible uses.

Hardware Modding & Tuning Gallery The plans and Solidworks files are available for free @ Thingiverse! Original Aluminium upgrades The CAD planning took about 30 hours. So far I have used 2 days building and got the main table torsion box and base structure finished. 3D Printing Umbilical Cord Clamps in Haiti At first glance, Haiti might seem an odd destination for a 3D printer. 3D printers are cutting edge. They’re in the news. They’re printing amazing things, from custom prosthetics, to fully functional engines, to buildings.

CNC Panel Joinery Notebook I’ve been collecting clever ways of slotting flat stock together since I first read Nomadic Furniture back in 1999, well before the advent of the accessible hobby-class CNC tools that today make manufacturing parts like these pretty easy. Now, the world is full of people designing models, project enclosures, sculpture, furniture, and all kinds of other cool stuff to be assembled from parts made on laser cutters and CNC routers. I keep expecting a definitive book or website to emerge that covers the “bag of tricks” in an organized way, but so far, I haven’t found it.

DIY Filament Extruder Step #1: Check or make your parts PrevNext If you bought a kit, check the Bill of Materials to make sure all the necessary parts are provided, and contact Filabot if anything’s missing. Scratch builders, you’ve got some wood- and metalworking in your future. To get started, click on the above parts drawings.Using a laser cutter or a fine woodworking saw, cut the enclosure’s top control panel and back wall from the 6mm plywood. Building your own CNC router/milling machine Already at the age of 12 I was dreaming of making a machine which could make things! A machine which would give me the opportunity to create products for in and around the house. Two years later I stumbled ont the words 'Computer Numerical Control' or more specifically the CNC milling machine. After I found out people were able to build one themselves in their own shed, I knew it! I had to build one, I yearned to have it!! For three months I tried to find the proper parts (A dremeltool, drawer slides, pieces of wood, etc.), but I didn't really know how to build a CNC.

Homemade CNC Router The Builder's Guide (FREE!) This guide is still under construction! Sections Introduction My Experience About Kits and Plans About This Guide The Guide Starts Here IntroductionSo you've decided to build a homemade CNC router or maybe you’re just considering it, but where do you start? 3D Printing Andy Warhol Andy Warhol’s Signature, 2014Josh Ajima (American, Born 1972)3D Printed in PLA Plastic Campbell’s, 1985 by Andy Warhol found at was used as a visual reference for this piece.Campbell’s, 1985Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Digital image, from disk 1998.3.2129.3.22 The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; Founding Collection, Contribution The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. © 2014 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York A news article announces the discovery of lost works by Andy Warhol. The works are digital art created on an Amiga by Andy Warhol in 1985. A media archaeology team has restored the files from disk and published photos of 3 original works. The photos allow for a pixel perfect recreation of the original artwork.