Most content here is from my personal old blog, previous to Automatic.
Learning the hard way
When I was a CNC girl, I thought things like “Once you make one, you can do thousands, easily!”, “AcetalRead more.
There’s a nasty thing in my nose
Have you ever checked your nose?. I did. Three ones. Here’s how it looks just after some retouch (saddly IRead more.
So here is how my CNC lathe looks right now. I did the same abominable things to my manual lathe.Read more.
i3lib – native gcode CAM subroutines
One of the things I’ve been working is a set of gcode subroutines meant to make easy to write gcode.Read more.
Currently I’m doing some modifications to my Sherline lathes in order to add a cover, very similar to the oneRead more.
Aluminum Sheet Cutting
My actual cutting parameters for aluminum sheet: Material: 1100 aluminum (I’ve cut 1mm and 2.5mm sheets) Feed: 600mm-min or 24IPMRead more.
The Perfect Paper
I’ve been building a leadscrew cover for the Sherline’s I’m going to sell. I think this is a must onRead more.
An Incredible Project
DARwIn-OP is a humanoid open source robot developed by some prestigious universities. It’s not just a toy, but an advancedRead more.
I will start a small (indeed very small) business soon; I mean, begin to create and sell some things. AsRead more.
My first cnc part
I should say the hardest step in making this part was to press the start button (I’m a chicken). ThisRead more.