Category Archives: CNC/3D-printing

Cool mini 3D printed CNC laser engraver

Nice build, I like the re-use of the CD-ROM motors, but I am not so sure about using lasers. Drill motors I can handle but lasers make me a bit nervous. Either way the STL files for the build are … Continue reading

Posted in Arduino, Cheap, CNC/3D-printing | Comments Off on Cool mini 3D printed CNC laser engraver

Interesting CNC build

Author uses 3D printer to make the ends for the frame. Nice build overall. Not sure if I would go with this over MP CNC. Bit pricey of a build with some of the parts he uses. https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printed-Dremel-CNC/

Posted in Arduino, Cheap, CNC/3D-printing | Comments Off on Interesting CNC build

Make your own 3D scanner

Interesting build, it moves the object around and you use your phone’s camera to scan in the images. Uses an ATiny to controll the thing. https://www.openscan.eu/?lang=en

Posted in Arduino, CNC/3D-printing | Comments Off on Make your own 3D scanner

3D Router, hand based tool

The author basically made a 3D CNC, but, its all hand controlled. Not a bad idea to get presision slots and cuts without having to go to CAD, then CAM, then setup a CNC. Just alot of work to make. … Continue reading

Posted in CNC/3D-printing, Tools | Comments Off on 3D Router, hand based tool

Interesting CNC build

could be a bit more complicated of a CNC to control, as you need to handle the table spinning. But it does save on number of motors and other parts a standard CNC would use. The write up is not … Continue reading

Posted in Arduino, Cheap, CNC/3D-printing, Misc-Life | Comments Off on Interesting CNC build

Another cool stool assembly

Seeing more and more of these lately. This is another simple stool assembly made from plywood and does not need nails. I may have to upgrade my CNC so I can cut a few of these out myself. https://www.instructables.com/id/Moth-Stool/

Posted in Cheap, CNC/3D-printing, woodworking | Comments Off on Another cool stool assembly

Make your own rubix cube solver

Basically its a CNC using an ardiuno for the controller. https://www.instructables.com/id/Q-Bot-the-Open-Source-Rubiks-Cube-Solver/

Posted in Arduino, CNC/3D-printing | Comments Off on Make your own rubix cube solver

CNC yourself a rocking stool

I have noticed more and more of these nice stool builds. Al l without the need for screws (you just need a big CNC). https://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Rocking-Stool/

Posted in Cheap, CNC/3D-printing, Misc-Life, woodworking | Comments Off on CNC yourself a rocking stool

No screw, CNC Stool

Nice stool build. Simple to put together (if you can find a CNC to cut it out on). https://www.instructables.com/id/Twist-Stool/

Posted in Cheap, CNC/3D-printing, Misc-Life, woodworking | Comments Off on No screw, CNC Stool

Cool CNC project ot make a stool

Its hard to tell, but I think the author makes 3 stools from 1 sheet of plywood with this design. Neat build overall. The write-up could use a little more detail thought https://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/0SIO/JSL37WIU/F1T0SIOJSL37WIU.LARGE.jpg?auto=webp

Posted in CNC/3D-printing, Misc-Life | Comments Off on Cool CNC project ot make a stool