My buddy just moved into a new apartment and was forced to downsize his workspaces. As a result, he sold me his partially assembled Zenworks CNC for CHEAP. I immediately set out to get it up and running.
A buddy of mine runs a ring of food trucks, and told me his dream: a stylish lamp that could clearly tell his customers when the kitchen was about to close. Thus, the Last Call Lamp was born!
My goals for this device were twofold: to allow me to *see* the coolant circulating thru my Laser Cutter, and observe its temperature in real time.
A big goal of this project is to document the process and costs thoroughly. Eventually, I plan to share EVERYTHING associated with the project.
It was a bummer to discover that my retail air-assist nozzle didn’t fit, but in 30 minutes I made & installed something even better!
There are a ton of cool directions for the cabinet to go: windows to see the guts, modular cabinet to fit different environments and more.
This page is a general outline awaiting more detail. Learn more about these arcade posts here. Preliminary Program (v.1) JUST…
I have a few ideas for score displays, an they’re all over the place. As the project grows, I’ll keep track of my research & prototypes here.
As my first really practical laser cutting project, I created an acrylic enclosure for a voltage regulator.