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Wooden card holder + player heads

I had designed a card game for the course Avant Garde Procedural Art this semester and I decided to design card holders and accessories for the game ….

4 Axis mill 3d Part

For this week we explored the 4 axis mill.  I have always been curious to work on Solid Works. Nitish helped me with this software and I decided…

Working on the Metal Lathe

The assignment was to make a “doo dad” on the metal lathe. The properties of the machined piece were given to us as follows – No shorter than…

4 axis mill!

For this week we explored the 4 axis mill. I had never used Vectorworks before so it took me a lot of time to figure out how to…

Turned Foosball Player

We were supposed to create a functional foosball player using the lathe. The concept sounded really fun and I was all pumped up and exited to make the…

First Encounter with Lathe

This week, we were introduced to the lathe, learnt the basics of spindle turning techniques, and became familiar with turning chisels. I was a bit apprehensive about working with…

Wooden Name Plate

For the CNC assignment I decided to design a nameplate for my parents for our apartment in India. I’ve wanted to do this since a while. I wanted…

Week 4! CNC joineries

I was pretty comfortable making parts with the CNC router, I thought of putting them together into assemblies and projects. I never thought that making one joinery would take…

Skill Builder – CNC

This weeks Skill Builder was to use the CNC router and get familiar with simple 2D drawings in VectorWorks (CAD), creating basic cutting operations in MasterCAM (contour cuts and…

Other mill

The task was to mill out something on cut up original ITP floorboards (which are possibly over 30 years old!) using Illustrator (or any vector program) for your design…