CNC Router Like a Pro

CNC routers (also computer numerical control, and commonly called CNC) is the automated control of machining tools (such as drills, lathes, mills). In modern CNC systems, the design of a mechanical part and its manufacturing program is highly automated.

#CNCSign Project Post: 3

Today we measured our CNC machine. We carefully marked it out on a large piece of plywood and cut it out with an electric hand saw. It was difficult to cut in a straight line because we didn't have enough...

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#CNCSign Project Update:2

#CNCSign Project Update:2

Today we picked out the font for the sign: Mistral. We picked it because it is one of the better-looking scripts and the letters all stayed connected. We chose an Endmill .25" bit, which is a 90 degree...

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Project Update #CNCSign:1

Project Update #CNCSign:1

Today we accomplished quite a bit. First, we used the USB stick that came with the machine, and plugged it into a desktop to download the VCarve Pro software. In order to download this software,...

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#CNCSign

#CNCSign

We are creating a sign for the woodworking shop using a CNC machine. The sign will say Chop Shop. The CNC machine in our shop has never been used before, and we are in the process of setting it up. Our...

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Foodini - Machine to 3D print food

Foodini – Machine to 3D print food

Foodini, a machine that can 3D print food, it uses real food ingredients to 3D print food to perfection. The machine works by using ingredients that are loaded into a stainless steal canister that...

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