Welcome to Our Community

Unlock hidden features. Sign Up for Free Today!

Projects & Resources

Top Resources

  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: Dec 5, 2016
  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. V-Slot connector
    Printed part for connecting or bonding two lengths of V-Slot aluminum extrusion - by Sage
    Updated: Feb 22, 2014
  5. OXcalculator - Bill of Material and Cost calculator
    OXcalculator - Your computer figures out the parts you need to build your OX by giving it X, Y & Z - by Serge E.
    Updated: Apr 20, 2015

View All Featured Project Resources

  1. SolveSpace

    A parametric 3D CAD program, distributed under the GPL
  2. Share A Part

    Have an idea for a part that would make a great addition to the OpenBuilds line up?
  3. Openbuilds / Open Hardware Keychain

    Keychain so you can represent the openbuilds and open source hardware logo next to your keys.
  4. OXcalculator - Bill of Material and Cost calculator

    OXcalculator - Your computer figures out the parts you need to build your OX by giving it X, Y & Z
  5. C-Beam Machine Hold Down Clamps

    Simple Clamps to secure 1/4" Plate to your CNC Router. Simple design can be printed or milled.
  6. MakerCase

    Laser-Cut Case Design Tool
  1. MaryD

    Turn Phone Pics into dxf 2017-01-09

    Mobile App turns pics on your phone into dxf
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    23
    Updated:
    Jan 9, 2017
  2. OpenbuildsRyan

    Child's table 2016-12-15

    Small table that can be made on a smaller cnc router
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    12
    Updated:
    Dec 16, 2016
  3. Kyo

    Stepper Calculator 2016-12-08

    Excel sheet to work out steps.
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    77
    Updated:
    Dec 8, 2016
  4. 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:
    15
    Updated:
    Dec 7, 2016
  5. Rob Stehlik
    4.72222/5, 18 ratings
    Downloads:
    3,476
    Updated:
    Dec 5, 2016
  6. Rob Stehlik

    IGES Parts Library 1.4

    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts in a generic 3D format
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    1,468
    Updated:
    Dec 5, 2016
  7. 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:
    8
    Updated:
    Nov 23, 2016
  8. Rick 2.0

    CNC class at instructables.com

    Free online course discussing aspects of CNC operation
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 22, 2016
  9. Rob Stehlik

    STEP Parts Library 1.4

    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts in a generic 3D format.
    4.55556/5, 9 ratings
    Downloads:
    3,058
    Updated:
    Nov 21, 2016
  10. Mark Carew

    Bellows Maker 2016-11-19

    A great bellows making tutorial
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    16
    Updated:
    Nov 19, 2016
  11. 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:
    163
    Updated:
    Nov 16, 2016
  12. Anthony Bolgar

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

    Recommended speeds for various router bits
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    155
    Updated:
    Nov 12, 2016
  13. Mark Carew

    OpenBuilds Logos 2016-01-21

    OpenBuilds® logos in vector format to use in your designs
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    104
    Updated:
    Nov 11, 2016
  14. hughqelliott

    X-Pro Controller Box 2016-11-05

    Simple project box designed for the X-Pro Controller board
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    13
    Updated:
    Nov 5, 2016
  15. David the swarfer
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    8
    Updated:
    Nov 4, 2016
  16. Joe Santarsiero

    50 digital Wood Joints 2016-10-23

    50 cnc joint reference chart. 3d files found at link.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    46
    Updated:
    Oct 23, 2016
  17. 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:
    81
    Updated:
    Oct 16, 2016
  18. 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:
    13
    Updated:
    Sep 25, 2016
  19. thinkcnc

    Shapes Plus 2016-09-03

    CAD CAM
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    93
    Updated:
    Sep 3, 2016
  20. Bob K

    SketchuCam to Marlin gcode postprocessor 1.1 2016-08-21

    converts SketchUcam gcode to a format that the Marlin firmware can use (with updated macro)
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    77
    Updated:
    Aug 21, 2016
  21. 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:
    42
    Updated:
    Aug 21, 2016
  22. Mark Carew

    SketchUp Parts Library 1.1

    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts in a SketchUp format
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    540
    Updated:
    Aug 18, 2016
  23. 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:
    40
    Updated:
    Aug 16, 2016
  24. 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
  25. Iwan Müller

    43mm Spindlemotor mount e.g. Kress 1050 Current Version Aug 2016

    Z-Axis Spindlemotor Fitting
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Downloads:
    99
    Updated:
    Aug 1, 2016
  26. Rob Stehlik

    OpenBuilds Actuator Test Rig

    Actuator Testing for real world results
    5/5, 3 ratings
    Updated:
    Jul 29, 2016
  27. 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:
    151
    Updated:
    Jul 28, 2016
  28. Deon Engelmann

    Fusion 360 20x40 Profile 2016-07-06

    Fusion 360 2040 component to be used in CAD models
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    177
    Updated:
    Jul 6, 2016
  29. MaryD

    Inexpensive Wood Blocks 2016-06-06

    3/4" x 5" Hardwood Samples - good for routing etc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    5
    Updated:
    Jun 6, 2016
  30. TechGirl
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    138
    Updated:
    Apr 6, 2016
  31. Kyo

    Table Top Hotwire Cutter 2016-04-01

    Table top hot wire foam cutter with fence for accurate cuts designed in sketchup..
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    55
    Updated:
    Apr 2, 2016
  32. Serge E.

    F-Engrave : converts TTF and other fonts/files to G-code 2016-03-30

    Converts TTF and other fonts, as well as DXF and bitmap images to G-code for engraving
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    88
    Updated:
    Mar 30, 2016
  33. Serge E.

    DMAP2GCode : Convert greyscale images to G-code 2016-03-30

    Tool to convert grey scale images to depth of cut G-code - no thrills, just conversion
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    114
    Updated:
    Mar 30, 2016
  34. Serge E.

    G-code Ripper : scales, rotates, splits and wraps G-code 2016-03-30

    Transform a G-code job without returning to the CAD file. Now with "auto probe" for uneven surfaces
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    61
    Updated:
    Mar 30, 2016
  35. alex_b

    Ultra-Rigid G10 X-Gantry Plate for C-Beam 1.0

    1/4" thick gantry plate with 12 wheels and a wider base.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    172
    Updated:
    Mar 30, 2016
  36. AlexLee
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    54
    Updated:
    Mar 23, 2016
  37. Giarc

    Steps per unit calculator 2016-03-20

    Steps per unit calculator
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    134
    Updated:
    Mar 20, 2016
  38. Giarc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    31
    Updated:
    Mar 16, 2016
  39. Giarc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    37
    Updated:
    Mar 15, 2016
  40. Giarc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    35
    Updated:
    Mar 15, 2016
  41. ArtB

    Inventor V-Slot 20x80 2016-02-26

    ready for extrusion
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    156
    Updated:
    Feb 26, 2016
  42. Mark Carew

    ANIMATED MECHANICAL MECHANISMS 2016-02-20

    Awesome resource of inspiration for anyone who has a love for mechanisms and linkages!
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    48
    Updated:
    Feb 20, 2016
  43. Videblu
    3/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    129
    Updated:
    Feb 17, 2016
  44. Belgath

    Horizontal mount brackets. 2016-02-16

    Mounting bracket for Mean Well LRS-350-24
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    33
    Updated:
    Feb 16, 2016
  • About Us

    The OpenBuilds Team is dedicated helping you to Dream it - Build it - Share it! Collaborate on our forums and be sure to visit the Part Store for all your Building needs!
  • Like us on Facebook

  • Support Open Source FairShare Program!

    OpenBuilds FairShare Give Back Program provide resources to Open Source projects, developers and schools around the world. Invest in your future by helping others develop theirs!

    Donate to FairShare!