Keep Building

Novelty is overrated

Jan 27, 2015

Back Porch Factory

After a month of tinkering, upgrading, and building my router is truly useful. In this picture, it has just finished carving a pattern for a stamp from linoleum. It will be interesting to see what distributed fabrication will do to the economy over the coming years.

Working Shapeoko

Among the essential upgrades are homing switches that let me resume a job even after an emergency stop, a dust collection system with a dust shoe to save my lungs and sanity, and an upgraded spindle because the generic one that came with it failed.