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(Added a page for the CNC area. Going to remove the g-code sites from the machine shop page as it is more apropreiate for them to be here instead.)
(Added links to the DIY CNC and the CNC Lathe)
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== Equipment ==
== Equipment ==
*[[Torquecut|Bridgeport CNC Mill]]
*[[Torquecut|Bridgeport CNC Mill]]
*[[diylittlecnc|DIY Little CNC]]
*[[rhinocnclathe|Rhino ST6 CNC Lathe]]
== Useful Sites ==
== Useful Sites ==

Revision as of 14:01, 28 November 2011


Useful Sites

Virtual Machine Shop

Information on a wide variety of machining operations.


G-Code Generators

CNC Halftone Wizard

Creates the g-code for creating a halftone interpretation of a PNG, JPG or GIF.



Written in python by Neil Gershenfeld of the MIT Center for Bits and Atoms. CAM.PY generates g-code tool paths for milling 2D and 3D objects. Useful in creating g-code for cutting PCB's.


Information on Gears

Timing Belts, Pulleys and Metric Gears

Info from Stock Drive Products/ Sterling Instrument (SDP/SI)



  • Please don't throw sheet metal, copper, or aluminum away. We recycle these.