Graybeards Dealing with the Robot

OK, I made the plunge.  A Black Friday deal in November 2017 on free shipping (big deal to Canada), and a small discount, enticed me to order an Inventables X-Carve CNC  router.  It’s an assemble-it-yourself kit, and bits and pieces arrived via Canada Post from December 2017 to March 2018.   I spent April putting it together ( an hour or so a day – good on-line instructions), and May figuring out how to use it.  Here are my graybeard buddies from the Gabriola Woodworkers Guild watching the CNC in action and thinking about what it means for woodworkers…

Actually, I think it will be quite useful for me.  I have lots of ideas for projects that require multiple identical pieces to be cut out.  Ideal for a robot!

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