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Offline Tweakie.CNC

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #50 on: October 22, 2009, 10:24:17 AM »
 ;D  ;D  ;D

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #51 on: October 23, 2009, 12:32:36 PM »
nice, love the signs.  For some reason I was expecting some jokes about the danger on them, not real danger;)

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #52 on: October 24, 2009, 02:43:22 AM »
I see my reputation precedes me Barry.  ;D

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #53 on: October 24, 2009, 12:11:13 PM »
Now that's more like it!

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #54 on: October 24, 2009, 12:42:57 PM »
 ;D

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;D If you could see the things I have in my head, you would be laughing too. ;D

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #55 on: November 02, 2009, 10:16:05 AM »
A friend of mine has just had some stainless fabrication work done by a company that cuts the material with lasers. He mentioned that I was constructing my own laser cutting head so they cut me this bicycle from stainless and said that if I could make one like this then I have truly constructed a machine to be proud of. (It is 1mm thick and 5mm long).

Don’t think I will ever be able to do it but it is one hell of a challenge.

I wonder - can anyone else cut one like this on a home built machine?.

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #56 on: November 02, 2009, 10:18:40 AM »
yours will be the first tweakie!

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #57 on: November 02, 2009, 03:56:58 PM »
Cut out some training wheels, attach them, and then send it back to them.
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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #58 on: November 02, 2009, 05:41:51 PM »
Hey all just found this thread , just a stupid question ,. But what materials and thicknesses are you going to be able to cut with this laser?
Gary

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Re: The Laser Project.
« Reply #59 on: November 02, 2009, 05:51:26 PM »
Good one Sam............ I say yes and a handel bar bell that rings.  ;D

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;D If you could see the things I have in my head, you would be laughing too. ;D

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