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CNC Shield

CNC Shield for Arduino is an Arduino compatible board that turns your Arduino into a CNC controller. Using an opensource firmware it can control up to 4 Stepper motor using DRV8825 or A4988 stepper motor driver making it easy to get your CNC projects up and running in a few hours.

Laser Engraver Made With Repurposed CD/DVD Computer Drives

“Over half a year ago now, while trying to think up ideas for a project, I found a tutorial for a pen plotter that used the stepper motor mechanisms contained within DVD and or CD computer drives to create a …

Masking Tape Plotter

“Make Beautiful Big Labels Practically for Free This is an appliance that plots labels on ordinary masking tape. It uses Hershey Fonts and GRBL and the stepper assembly from a DVD drive. What makes it noteworthy (other that the fact …

Multicolor DrawBot

“I have seen many versions of the COREXY Drawbots and almost no one has enabled “Homing” function for them, even though the design already had space to fit limit switches. Today, I’d like to share how a CoreXY Drawbot …

CylinDraw! a Cup-Specific Plotter & Engraver

“This is the CylinDraw, a new tool that lets you easily create incredible art on any kind of cup! CylinDraw essentially does 2 things: It can engrave & it can paint. And it is highly adjustable so it can do those …

CoreXZ Puzzle Pipe Plotter

“Today, I’d like to share how to build at home a CoreXZ puzzle pipe plotter. It is called “puzzle pipe” CNC because I put pieces of pipe fittings together in a logical way, in order to arrive at the …

Arduino Powered Pattern Making Machine

“Mathematical relations and patterns are found all around us in our daily lives as well as in nature. These patterns can range from simple to complicated and harmonious to chaotic. No matter what type of pattern we encounter, these geometric …

DIY Pen Plotter with Automatic Tool Changer | CNC Drawing Machine

“In this tutorial I will show you how I built a CNC pen plotter or a drawing machine but with one cool feature and that’s automatic tool change. In other words, the machine will be able to automatically change …

PocketBeagle CNC Using BeagleG

“An implementation of Nikodem Bartnik’s 3D printed dremel CNC with a 500W spindle and a PocketBeagle. This semester I decided to pursue the idea of building a desktop CNC router using BeagleBoard’s PocketBeagle as the gcode processing unit …

DIY-CNC-machine

“How to build your own CNC machine from scratch This guide goes through all the steps to build your own CNC machine from scratch. It includes a complete bill of materials (BOM), STL/OBJ-files for all the 3d-printed parts …

Raspberry Pi Motorized Camera Tripod

“Raspberry Pi Camera V2.1 and Pi HQ Camera motorized holder, Laser pointer”