Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby StuartH » Tue Nov 13, 2012 4:06 pm

The FREE Project of the Month for October, created by Michael Tyler for Vectric is
a customizable lift top cube that comes complete with three ready to cut designs.

http://www.vectric.com/WebSite/Vectric/ ... cubes.html

Each cube measures 4" x 4" x 4" and can be modified in a variety of ways such as changing
the lid to a hinge top, or by incorporating different designs on each cube panel.

The project is available to all VCarve Pro 6.5 and Aspire 3.5 users.

The Vectric Team :D

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Re: Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby dond52 » Wed Nov 14, 2012 3:33 pm

Thank you Vectric Team and Michael Tyler for another GREAT project.
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Re: Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby mtylerfl » Wed Nov 14, 2012 6:44 pm

Thank you! I hope 'everyone' will do this one. It's a simple two-sided project that should help boost confidence that two-sided machining is nothing to be shy about. I must admit...there is a method to my madness...I am planning some future projects that do require two-sided machining and hope folks will feel at-ease with the process!
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Re: Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby Paul_n » Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:07 am

Vectric & Michael....

Here is my version of the Cool Cube project... Thanks for all you do.

I did a few modifications, (1) was to use Corian, (2) was to add a
bottom make from 1/2" material, and (3) use of own art files.

These were fun to do, and enjoyed the Corian results. The tan cubes
is for the wife, and the green for our daughter.

Thanks & Merry Christmas !!

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Re: Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby StuartH » Fri Nov 30, 2012 10:11 am

They look fantastic Paul, thank you for sharing your version of the project with us :)
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Re: Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby mtylerfl » Sat Dec 08, 2012 2:32 am

Wow, those look great! Excellent job and I really like your customization!
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Re: Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby IronBeagle » Sat Dec 22, 2012 4:58 pm

I also made some changes to the basic project. I wanted a bottom and the top to be one pice not needing to have a piece glued to it. I also wanted the carving to be on all six faces. I used 1/2" MDF for now.

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Re: Free Project - 'Cool Cubes'

Postby phil62 » Thu Jul 03, 2014 4:12 pm

Pretty new to cnc machine. I like the cube project but want to know how to change the graphics on it. I want to put my own desigh on it.
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