Machines that Make

The Machine that make project at the MIT Center for Bits and Atoms seeks to develop low-cost machines that can be made using CNC equipment, like available in fab labs.

[m]MTM: modular machines that make

More modular machines out of prototyping materials for prototyping

Reconfigurable Stages

Reconfigurable one-axis stages for multi-purpose motion.

foldafab

A deployable medium-format CNC router.

DIY EDM

An entry level (under $500) EDM machine for making carbide/HSS tooling and/or lead screws

5 Axis Timing Belt MTM

Low cost 5 axis machining.

POP Fab

A suitcase milling machine, 3d printer, and vinyl cutter.

Multi-processes lathe

The additive lathe is a 3D printer that prints on rotation objects.

Virtual Machine Network

Modular control for the MTM project.

Timing Belt MTM

A design without lead screws, reducing cost.

Fab-In-A-Box

MtM Snap-Lock

MtM A-Z

DIY Vinyl Cutter

Mantis CNC Mill

MTM-LJ

Cast Cement CNC

FabMate

Foamcore CNC

PCBMill

Parametric XY

Spindle

Internet Zero

Simple Stepper

Modular Bipolar Stepper Driver