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#CNCSign Project Post: 3

Today we measured our CNC machine. We carefully marked it out on a large piece of plywood and cut it out with an electric hand saw. It was difficult to cut in a straight line because we didn't have enough...

#CNCSign Project Update:2

#CNCSign Project Update:2

Today we picked out the font for the sign: Mistral. We picked it because it is one of the better-looking scripts and the letters all stayed connected. We chose an Endmill .25" bit, which is a 90 degree...

Project Update #CNCSign:1

Project Update #CNCSign:1

Today we accomplished quite a bit. First, we used the USB stick that came with the machine, and plugged it into a desktop to download the VCarve Pro software. In order to download this software,...

#3DPrintedPhoneStand: Finished Product!

#3DPrintedPhoneStand: Finished Product!

We recently finished printing our phone stand. It was our first time using the Ultimaker 3 and Ultimaker 3 Extended. The print took about ten hours. My phone stand was different from my partner's. Mine...

#CNCSign

#CNCSign

We are creating a sign for the woodworking shop using a CNC machine. The sign will say Chop Shop. The CNC machine in our shop has never been used before, and we are in the process of setting it up. Our...

#3DPrintedPhoneStand: Finding 3D Print Files

#3DPrintedPhoneStand: Finding 3D Print Files

We just got our 3D printed phone charging stand plan approved. Now we just need to find .stl files for the phone charging stand. Many are available but we are looking for ones that can fit an iPhone X...

#BikeRack Planning and P.O. Order

#BikeRack Planning and P.O. Order

We were given the challenge to construct a multi bike pulley bike rack, and there was no such thing on Amazon. This is why we decided to make one of our own, out of many different materials. There were...

The Future of Space

The Future of Space

  Solar Sails are powered by light or energy photons . They are lightweight and save fuel. Scientists have already deployed them into space and tested them successfully. They can gradually accelerate...

Sky Scrapers: More Tech Than You Might Think

Sky Scrapers: More Tech Than You Might Think

      In California, residents liveĀ under the constant pressure of natural disasters, one of them being earthquakes. So, engineers came up with a way to keep skyscrapers in...

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