Most content here is from my personal old blog, previous to Automatic.
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.
Preparing the first cnc cut
Up to this point I’ve worked in the lathe and the mill without worrying too much about speed and rpmRead more.
Today I’ve successfully tested the spindle controller box; the DigiSpeed board seems to work nicely, without any issue. I willRead more.
This thing is almost ready to cut. Now I’m working on the spindle controller; just a new plastic box andRead more.
Nut turning fixture
Making a nut from a button-shaped stock isn’t easy. So I’ve made this small fixture for the lathe. For everyRead more.
A bit of Agile
It seems an agile task board may be useful even if you don’t have a team. It allows to easilyRead more.
Homing switches for the mill
My cnc mill itsn’t ready yet, but I hope it will be soon so I’ve been starting to learn aRead more.