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  1. Solidworks v2013 parts files - Updated 4-27-2014
    Solidworks 2013 3D files for almost every part in the OpenBuilds Online Store - by mqbeers
    Updated: Jan 21, 2015
  2. Solidworks 2014 Parts Library
    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts - by Rob Stehlik
    Updated: Mar 4, 2017
  3. V-Slot CAD Models for Autodesk Inventor
    A set of CAD models for the V-Slot extrusions, plates, spacers, and other parts. - by JonHollander
    Updated: Apr 22, 2014
  4. STEP Parts Library
    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts in a generic 3D format. - by Rob Stehlik
    Updated: Feb 19, 2017
  5. V-Slot connector
    Printed part for connecting or bonding two lengths of V-Slot aluminum extrusion - by Sage
    Updated: Feb 22, 2014
  1. Anthony Bolgar

    How to splice wires...The NASA way 2017-08-03

    NASA document on the various approved wire splices. Some great info in here.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    32
    Updated:
    Aug 3, 2017
  2. jmolina

    C-Beam 2017-07-29

    C-beam
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    12
    Updated:
    Jul 29, 2017
  3. jmolina

    8 MM Threaded Screw - Autodesk Inventor part file 2017-07-23

    ANSI 8x1.25 mm metric 6g class screw
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    4
    Updated:
    Jul 23, 2017
  4. Anthony Bolgar

    6" hold down clamp 2017-07-21

    CNC hold down clamp
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    14
    Updated:
    Jul 21, 2017
  5. crispin

    Fusion 360 - DXF Spline To Polyline 2017-07-20

    free plug-in "some laser cutters do not work with splines" now they do.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    5
    Updated:
    Jul 20, 2017
  6. Anthony Bolgar

    K40 Laser - Open source software that still uses the stock controller!

    No need to upgrade the controller - just use the new K40 Whisperer software from Scorchworks
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Jul 17, 2017
  7. Hisha

    Plywood Clamp 2017-06-30

    1/2in plywood clamp with threaded insert
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    24
    Updated:
    Jun 30, 2017
  8. Anthony Bolgar

    "How to Solder" 2017-06-30

    A 9 part video series from the 1990's
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    8
    Updated:
    Jun 30, 2017
  9. Hisha
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Jun 28, 2017
  10. Anthony Bolgar

    The Engineering Toolbox 2017-06-28

    Just about any engineering calculator and chart that you could ever need.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    51
    Updated:
    Jun 28, 2017
  11. Peter Van Der Walt

    NCThumbNail 2017-06-12

    View GCODE Thumbnails in Windows Explorer with NCThumbNail
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    7
    Updated:
    Jun 12, 2017
  12. Anthony Bolgar

    OpenBuilds Fidget Spinner 2017-06-08

    Simple Openbuilds Fidget Spnner
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    14
    Updated:
    Jun 8, 2017
  13. hairyMug

    settings for 400w spindle and TinyG

    hi & Low phase and RPM settings to get desired result for m3sxxx settings
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    May 29, 2017
  14. FranciK

    Simple 3D-printed V-slot insert for screw-on accessories 2017-05-25

    Insert for the V-slot that accepts a 4 mm plastic/wood screw
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    22
    Updated:
    May 26, 2017
  15. Giarc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    May 19, 2017
  16. Peter Eastwell

    Nema 23 cover 2017-05-08

    pimpin nema23 with gx16-4 conector and back cover
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    33
    Updated:
    May 8, 2017
  17. Peter Eastwell
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    7
    Updated:
    May 2, 2017
  18. Anthony Bolgar

    Estlcam V10

    Intuitive CAM software
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    79
    Updated:
    Mar 9, 2017
  19. John Kossik

    OpenSCAD V-Slot Models 2017-03-08

    OpenSCAD V-Slot Models all sizes
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    151
    Updated:
    Mar 8, 2017
  20. FranciK

    C-beam machine holder for diode laser 1.0

    3D-printed holder for laser on the C-beam machine
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    18
    Updated:
    Mar 8, 2017
  21. FranciK

    Holder for a microswitch on any V-slot 1.0

    3D-printed limit microswitch holder, snap fit, pushed by the gantry wheel
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    37
    Updated:
    Mar 8, 2017
  22. Kyo

    DQ542MA Wiring Methods 2017-03-04

    Arduino Uno DQ542MA Wiring Refence Video.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    30
    Updated:
    Mar 4, 2017
  23. jamesdjadams
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    22
    Updated:
    Mar 3, 2017
  24. MaryD

    Gear Generator SVG 2017-02-22

    Involute Spur Gear SVG Generator
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    138
    Updated:
    Feb 22, 2017
  25. GinoTheCop

    X-Pro V3 Fusion 360 Model 2017-02-10

    This is a downloadable Fusion 360 Model of CNC X-Pro V3
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    61
    Updated:
    Feb 10, 2017
  26. DazTheGas

    Ox Upgrade Kit 06-05-2017

    Beef Up The Ox
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    242
    Updated:
    May 6, 2017
  27. MaryD

    Turn Phone Pics into dxf 2017-01-09

    Mobile App turns pics on your phone into dxf
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    68
    Updated:
    Jan 9, 2017
  28. Kyo

    Stepper Calculator 2016-12-08

    Excel sheet to work out steps.
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Downloads:
    301
    Updated:
    Dec 8, 2016
  29. Martin.Barfoed

    43 mm Spindle Holder - Mount a Kress on your OX CNC 2016-12-07

    Aluminum Spindle Holder for mounting Kress on the OX
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    54
    Updated:
    Dec 7, 2016
  30. Sven Yonson

    Gantry Plate Reducer Bushing 2016-11-23

    3D printable bushing to reduce 7.12mm hole to 5mm hole
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    21
    Updated:
    Nov 23, 2016
  31. Rick 2.0

    CNC class at instructables.com

    Free online course discussing aspects of CNC operation
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 22, 2016
  32. Mark Carew

    Bellows Maker 2016-11-19

    A great bellows making tutorial
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    56
    Updated:
    Nov 19, 2016
  33. Moag

    Chinese Spindle & VFD Setup 2016-11-16

    Making sense of setting up a Chinese Spindle & VFD without the grief.
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Downloads:
    313
    Updated:
    Nov 16, 2016
  34. Anthony Bolgar

    CNC router bit feeds and speeds wall chart 2016-11-12

    Recommended speeds for various router bits
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Downloads:
    398
    Updated:
    Nov 12, 2016
  35. hughqelliott

    X-Pro Controller Box 2016-11-05

    Simple project box designed for the X-Pro Controller board
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    35
    Updated:
    Nov 5, 2016
  36. David the swarfer
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    32
    Updated:
    Nov 4, 2016
  37. Joe Santarsiero

    50 digital Wood Joints 2016-10-23

    50 cnc joint reference chart. 3d files found at link.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    112
    Updated:
    Oct 23, 2016
  38. Julius

    Lead/Ballscrew Max Speed Calculations 2016-10-16

    figure out how fast you can spin it before you risk whip
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    186
    Updated:
    Oct 16, 2016
  39. Giarc

    Pecious Plastics: Open source machines for molding and extruding recycled plastics 2016-09-25

    Open source machines for molding and extruding recycled plastics
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    26
    Updated:
    Sep 25, 2016
  40. thinkcnc

    Shapes Plus 2016-09-03

    CAD CAM
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    162
    Updated:
    Sep 3, 2016
  41. Bob K

    SketchuCam to Marlin gcode postprocessor 1.1 (no longer needed) 2016-08-21

    converts SketchUcam gcode to a format that the Marlin firmware can use (with updated macro)
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    99
    Updated:
    Aug 21, 2016
  42. Mark Carew

    SketchUp Parts Library 1.1

    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts in a SketchUp format
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    1,179
    Updated:
    Aug 18, 2016
  43. mytechno3d

    Joining plates for 8020 and 6020 vslot rails 2016-08-16

    Joining plates for 8020 and 6020 vslot rails
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    62
    Updated:
    Aug 16, 2016
  44. Mark Carew

    What is V-Slot?

    V-Slot® is a complete solution for the construction of modular motion systems
    5/5, 1 rating
    Updated:
    Aug 4, 2016
  45. Rob Stehlik

    OpenBuilds Actuator Test Rig

    Actuator Testing for real world results
    5/5, 3 ratings
    Updated:
    Jul 29, 2016
  46. eddyg

    Speeds and feeds 2016-07-28

    A great article describing speeds, feeds, climb and other required knowledge for new machinists
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    237
    Updated:
    Jul 28, 2016
  47. Hans Christian Thisen

    80mm Spindle Mount - HC design 2.0

    3 way mix - Spindle Mount for 1.5 kW watercooled Chinese spindle
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    68
    Updated:
    Aug 21, 2016
  48. Deon Engelmann

    Fusion 360 20x40 Profile 2016-07-06

    Fusion 360 2040 component to be used in CAD models
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    287
    Updated:
    Jul 6, 2016
  49. MaryD

    Inexpensive Wood Blocks 2016-06-06

    3/4" x 5" Hardwood Samples - good for routing etc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    11
    Updated:
    Jun 6, 2016
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