4-axis rd. 2

I’m thinking of making a lamp – and with the 4-axis, now I have the opportunity to make a custom base for it.  I had a piece of 1/2″ thick walnut that would make a great testing ground.  Ideally after getting the part just the way I want it, I’d…

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AOAC Final Concept

Rationale and concept I’ll be working with Dalit on a final app – and we’ve decided to take a critical look at how mobile technology inserts itself into our lives by making a satirical ‘conversation helper’ app.  It’s based on the assumption that as computers get better at decoding what…

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4 Axis Mill Skill Builder

I really had no idea what to make.  For whatever reason I felt stumped this week.  So I made a really simple letter ‘J’ using the 4-axis mill. I cut a piece of scrap plywood to size and used an 1/8″ flat bit.  The setup was smooth.  I added some…

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Can technology feed us?

Once wholly faithful in the ability of technology to solve all of what ails our society, today I’ve become more cynical, more skeptical.  If my teeth fall out because I didn’t take good enough care of them?  Technology can fix that.  If we spill oil in the ocean?  Let’s just…

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