Last Thursday I picked up the laser cutter I had ordered last month. Jaap Vermaas and Bart Bakker went on a little expedition to the UK and brought back 6 of these machines. One with my name on it. Now, … Continue reading
The laser cutter is the true workhorse of any making set-up. And last week I have ordered one for our minFabLab at home. The machine is a Chinese machine provided by HPC in the UK. The mechanics are fine, but … Continue reading
Yesterday I took a first step in a new experiment: I bought a desk top milling machine (Roland MX-15, see pic). At 750 Euro (compared to 3000 new), this second hand machine is price competitive with anything else currently on … Continue reading
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