Commercial lapidary equipment is expensive, but with a little resourcefulness and tinkering, I made a DIY slanted cabbing lap that turned out awesomely.
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.
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!
The K40 lasers are legendary for their shoddy quality and unreliable components, but as far as I can tell, those might be issues of the past! I’ve been getting excellent results—here’s what’s it took to get there.
Marble Machine built and composed by Martin Molin Video filmed and edited by Hannes Knutsson On a similar note, this…
Half Rube Goldberg, half Techno achievement—if you have six minutes to watch this, I implore you to.
Long before Inventables sold an all-in-one controller/power supply for the X-Carve, I was busy making my own better version.
THE WARNING SIGNS DEFINING & REPRODUCING THE ISSUE RESOLUTION PART I. — REPLACE SPINDLE RESOLUTION PART II. — SEEK REFUND