Category Archives: Laser cut project

La Calavera Catrina Plaques

I have been experimenting with making plaques for awards or some such using 9mm acrylic so I did some experiments with my “La Calavera Catrina” by José Guadalupe Posada vector drawings. Check it out: Wow, what went wrong with this … Continue reading

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Are you a Lebowski Achiever?

Don’t we wish we all were Lebowski Achievers.  Well, with a little mirrored acrylic we all can!  Check it: As with all my projects, I have (many) issues with Version 1: a) Mirror text “Are you a Lebowski Achiever?” is … Continue reading

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Revisit: The Vast Wasteland

Revisited the TV shaped photo frames I made earlier.  They turned out to have some stability issues, so I had the design re-cut using thicker acrylic materials.  Check out the results: Used 5.6mm on this design, the previous version used … Continue reading

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Boxes … now with CIRCLES!

More boxes, you ask?  Whats the deal with the boxes?  Even more boxes?  Yes, I say.  Yes, Yes, YES!  But these boxes are different, I swear!  (Laugh)  Updated to have circle hinges: The hinge worked better than I thought.  The … Continue reading

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I love it when a good design comes together

I’m sharpening my Autodesk Inventor skills and I made a pattern that allows me to adjust for size and material widths.  Behold!  BOXES: Of the three boxes, the white oak veneer looks amazing.  The milky white grain pattern is very … Continue reading

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Third times ahhhh … still not right!

So I was working on making a laser cut acrylic tabbed boxes with a hinged lid.   Made three versions and its still not what I wanted.   Material is 9mm clear acrylic, check out the pictures: Troubles, troubles, troubles!  Three … Continue reading

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Skulls in the margins

The more laser cut designs I make, the more I come to realize the missed opportunities I have to get designs made.  For example, the laser cut boxes (from the previous post) were made on P3 material, BUT the box … Continue reading

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