Machines That Make Machines
material, parts & tools:
ShopBot toolpath settings for 1/2" HDPE:
Learn the basics of toolpathing with Partworks.
A forum for Partworks (aka Vectric Aspire) is here.
DIY Snap-Together Desktop CNC Milling Machine
So you want to make your own MTM Snap:
First you will need to cut out the snap-together machine on a milling machine, you will need about 4 hours on a ShopBot. The DXF files are available on the left side of this page for the 12mm thick HDPE in our BOM. The type of cut and depth of cut is defined in the layers within the DXF file. The tool we use is included in the bill of materials.
Still coming... step by step assembly instructions.