Saturday, March 31, 2012

CNC - Part 2

EDIT: Some new pictures of fresh PCBs can be found here. END EDIT

My last post talked about the CNC machine I built. This time, I have some pictures, and a little information I gained since last time. This will mostly be a gallery post.

This is the design mine was based off of

This is how it came out (pretty different)

Sunday, March 25, 2012

CNC Machine

I haven't posted anything very recently, mostly because I've been busy with a big project. I was building a CNC machine, and just finished it last night! It been quite a while working on it. It started at Christmas - my parents got me all the necessary parts I didn't have - basically some leadscrews and nuts. Just in case you're wondering, I mostly followed the Mantis 9 plans from (which I think was made by some MIT students). It looks like this - 

Mantis 9