Category Archives: Misc

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 on any cnc machine. I like the classical accordion-like cover, originally designed by ixen-cnc.com. So far, the main obstacle has been … Continue reading

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An Incredible Project

DARwIn-OP is a humanoid open source robot developed by some prestigious universities. It’s not just a toy, but an advanced research platform; commercial version cost USD $12,000.00. Some time ago I found a guy in my city that is building … Continue reading

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Meanwhile…

I will start a small (indeed very small) business soon; I mean, begin to create and sell some things. As I’ve said before, I used to work as software developer, and tough it’s not as bad, machines, tools, electronics and … Continue reading

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Woodworking

I have a high respect and admiration for woodworking, and tough I have the tools (chisels, saws, planners, etc), rarely find myself working with wood. More commonly I build particle board furniture, and tough it’s not easy, I wouln’t call … Continue reading

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Something about Delrin

Here is a design of a telescopic cover for the Sherline latheĀ  (please note this isn’t the full drawing). Why I need that? 1. Because I hate having to clean and lubricate the ways after every use. 2. Because all … Continue reading

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