Bret Johnson's 3D Router

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Suso
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Bret Johnson's 3D Router

Post by Suso » Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:23 pm

3D Router project by the instagram user Bret Johnson:

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he wrote: Just about have everything now to complete 3D router.



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Start of my 3D router.



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Mockup of the router base.



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X-Axis done and installed.




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More progress on 3D router.




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Shopmade knob.




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X-axis stops.




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They templates make hole layout a breeze.


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Putting on the bearings.



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Z-Axis base plate made and mounted.




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Fits like a glove.




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Got this 1/2" drill at Harbor Freight. Works great.



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Love this cabinet ply. Jig for cutting circles.

Suso
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Bret Johnson's 3D Router

Post by Suso » Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:41 am

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Almost done...




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How about a perfect circle!


Vídeo demostration:

Papasombre
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Re: Bret Johnson's 3D Router

Post by Papasombre » Sun Jan 26, 2020 4:56 pm

Hi to everibody from Venezuela.
These 3D routers are amaizing. Hope to modify mine, which is 2D version, by following some of the thechniques shown here.

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