Monthly Archives: February 2012

FABulous.Week 5 : Electronics Production

   

FABulous.Week 4 : Computer Controlled Cutting

   

FABulous.Week 3 : CAD

 On the 3rd week we learned about Computer Aided Design(CAD), the very basis of every fabrication process in Fab Lab.  Neil introduced variety of free design tools. And I was busy with downloading and installing the software  The assignment was … Continue reading

FABulous.Week 2 : Mercurial

¡Hola a todos! For the rest of the first week,  pretty much nothing happened. I dropped by to the lab few times to check what’s going on but pretty much nothing was going on either. So instead I signed up … Continue reading

Laser Engraving : Gift Box

I engraved ‘¡Feliz Cumpleaños!(‘Happy Birthday!’ in Spanish)’ on the gift box for my father’s birthday present. Pretty cool, eh? I originally planned to make the whole box by myself with laser cutting but didn’t have enough time to do all … Continue reading

FABulous : First Week

¡Hola a todos! Hi everyone. My name is Hunmin Koh. I´m from South Korea but came to Barcelona to join Fab Academy  probably the only Asian guy participating this year.  From now on, i’m going to post weekly reports about … Continue reading

Design, make, and document a press-fit construction kit (10, Feb) – “Boner”

I originally planned to make something like this. Then Luciano(our lab assistant) show me some of people’s previous works. He suggested it would be better to make something that can make many different things with fewer parts. So I followed … Continue reading

Time Globe : 3D CAD model

  laser cut wood globe grid 3D printed continents spherical LED array

Time Globe – Progress (06 Feb)

  This is the first 3D model for my Time Globe. I’m going to laser cut wood panels into longitude and latitude pieces and assemble it together. There will be 13 of this (latitude) and 36 of this… (longitude) Assembling … Continue reading

[Solidworks Tutorial] Rugby Ball

SLDPRT file: http://pds21.egloos.com/pds/201202/04/97/rugby_ball.SLDPRT   The very first thing you have to do is to add toolbars.  To do this, you have to click on the right button on the existing toolbar. Then you’ll see something like this. Click on Dimensions/Relations, Features, … Continue reading