Posts Tagged ‘CNC’
Laser Cut Silhouettes, CNC’d FramesWednesday, May 11th, 2022
I finally put something in the oval frames. I very happy with the results.
Wooden CaddyFriday, March 25th, 2022
Vacuum Former/CNC MillSunday, December 6th, 2020
I’ve been working on combining a vacuum former and a CNC. The goal is that the machine can mill the buck, form the plastic shell, and then mill the shell — all in one. The hope is that some interesting parts can be created with the machine.
I’m still in early stages and the rig is basically a Frankenstein build of various kits, but I think it’s starting to go somewhere.
CNC Jig for SlotsSunday, December 6th, 2020
My latest tin can toy is based on Galactus. The main feature are the antennas on the side of the helmet. And the parts that connect the antenna fins to the head turned out to be the trickiest pieces. I made a jig for the mill so I could slot the aluminum. Then I turned them to the correct size on the lathe.
Milling LensesSaturday, February 15th, 2020
I CNC’d some acrylic on the 4 axis into lens like shapes. After a polish on the buffing wheel, they actually worked.
Walnut Caster CarTuesday, January 7th, 2020
Made a fun little walnut Caster Car. Everything was CNC’d on the Bantam mill then sandwiched together.
View this post on Instagram
A post shared by Ben Light (@blight_design) on Dec 6, 2019 at 2:32pm PST
Walnut Cheese BoardTuesday, January 7th, 2020
CNC’d another cheese board. This time in walnut.
Deceptively Difficult PartTuesday, January 7th, 2020
This walnut part was deceptively difficult to wrap my head around. Perfect part for the 4-axis though.
CNC’d Cheese BoardMonday, February 25th, 2019
I CNC’d a simple cheese board out of some mystery scrap, then routed the edges round. I don’t even like cheese all that much.