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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

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  1. SolveSpace

    A parametric 3D CAD program, distributed under the GPL
  2. CNC Workstation Cart

    Opensource CNC Workstation Cart Inkscape and PDF
  3. Spanner for KRESS

    spanner, kress, kress 530, kress 800, kress 1050, fme
  4. SketchUp Make (Free)

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  5. Openbuilds / Open Hardware Keychain

    Keychain so you can represent the openbuilds and open source hardware logo next to your keys.
  1. crispin

    CNC HANDBOOK

    Strategies, tutorial and tips from the Autodesk Fusion 360 CAM community
    0/5, 0 ratings
  2. Giarc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    4
    Updated:
    Nov 5, 2017
  3. Justinwt
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    30
    Updated:
    Oct 27, 2017
  4. Scotty Orr

    Wayne Goldman Model 534 Hacksaw Mitre Box

    Excellent mitre box for cutting V-Slot and C-Beam!
    5/5, 1 rating
    Updated:
    Oct 26, 2017
  5. Kevin p

    8mm eccentric spacer 2017-10-25

    Larger eccentric nut/spacer for more rigid builds
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    9
    Updated:
    Oct 25, 2017
  6. Steven Sampson
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    6
    Updated:
    Oct 12, 2017
  7. Scotty Orr

    Makita RT0701C Dust Shoe 2017-10-07

    3D-printed dust shoe for Makita RT0700/RT0701C routers.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    13
    Updated:
    Oct 7, 2017
  8. Ariel Yahni

    Halftoner

    Create Halftones with your CNC router
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Updated:
    Sep 26, 2017
  9. Jason Harding

    Ridgid trimmer R2400, Adapter sleeve to Openbuilds Spindle Mount 2017-09-24

    A simple adaptor sleeve 57 mm I.D.to 68 mm with a brim on top
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    1
    Updated:
    Sep 24, 2017
  10. Ariel Yahni

    LaserWeb 4 Basics - Working with vectors

    Learn how to process vectors with LaserWeb 4
    5/5, 1 rating
    Updated:
    Sep 9, 2017
  11. Ariel Yahni

    LaserWeb 4 Basics - Creating Operations 2017-09-09

    Learn the basics for running LaserWeb4
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    7
    Updated:
    Sep 9, 2017
  12. Scotty Orr

    Gradus M1 Pro - Information

    Extra documentation for this poorly documented controller.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Sep 8, 2017
  13. Scotty Orr

    Spindle Mount Adapter for Makita RT0701C Version 2 (9-5-2017

    3D Printed 71mm to 65mm reducer for Makita router
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    31
    Updated:
    Sep 5, 2017
  14. Anthony Bolgar

    Material Properties Database 2017-08-28

    The data is sourced from published standards, academic literature, and supplier documentation.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    26
    Updated:
    Aug 28, 2017
  15. 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:
    101
    Updated:
    Aug 3, 2017
  16. jmolina

    C-Beam 2017-07-29

    C-beam
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    71
    Updated:
    Jul 29, 2017
  17. 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:
    18
    Updated:
    Jul 23, 2017
  18. Anthony Bolgar

    6" hold down clamp 2017-07-21

    CNC hold down clamp
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    27
    Updated:
    Jul 21, 2017
  19. 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:
    12
    Updated:
    Jul 20, 2017
  20. 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
  21. Hisha

    Plywood Clamp 2017-06-30

    1/2in plywood clamp with threaded insert
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    33
    Updated:
    Jun 30, 2017
  22. Anthony Bolgar

    "How to Solder" 2017-06-30

    A 9 part video series from the 1990's
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    17
    Updated:
    Jun 30, 2017
  23. Hisha
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Jun 28, 2017
  24. 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:
    92
    Updated:
    Jun 28, 2017
  25. Peter Van Der Walt

    NCThumbNail 2017-06-12

    View GCODE Thumbnails in Windows Explorer with NCThumbNail
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    11
    Updated:
    Jun 12, 2017
  26. 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
  27. 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:
    36
    Updated:
    May 26, 2017
  28. Giarc
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    May 19, 2017
  29. Peter Eastwell

    Nema 23 cover 2017-05-08

    pimpin nema23 with gx16-4 conector and back cover
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    49
    Updated:
    May 8, 2017
  30. DazTheGas

    Ox Upgrade Kit 06-05-2017

    Beef Up The Ox
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    332
    Updated:
    May 6, 2017
  31. Peter Eastwell
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    8
    Updated:
    May 2, 2017
  32. Anthony Bolgar

    Estlcam V10

    Intuitive CAM software
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    89
    Updated:
    Mar 9, 2017
  33. John Kossik

    OpenSCAD V-Slot Models 2017-03-08

    OpenSCAD V-Slot Models all sizes
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    191
    Updated:
    Mar 8, 2017
  34. 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:
    26
    Updated:
    Mar 8, 2017
  35. 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:
    55
    Updated:
    Mar 8, 2017
  36. Rob Stehlik
    4.72727/5, 22 ratings
    Downloads:
    5,925
    Updated:
    Mar 4, 2017
  37. Kyo

    DQ542MA Wiring Methods 2017-03-04

    Arduino Uno DQ542MA Wiring Refence Video.
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    35
    Updated:
    Mar 4, 2017
  38. jamesdjadams
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    27
    Updated:
    Mar 3, 2017
  39. MaryD

    Gear Generator SVG 2017-02-22

    Involute Spur Gear SVG Generator
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    155
    Updated:
    Feb 22, 2017
  40. Rob Stehlik

    STEP Parts Library 1.5

    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts in a generic 3D format.
    4.66667/5, 12 ratings
    Downloads:
    5,134
    Updated:
    Feb 19, 2017
  41. Rob Stehlik

    IGES Parts Library 1.5

    Complete set of OpenBuilds parts in a generic 3D format
    5/5, 1 rating
    Downloads:
    2,194
    Updated:
    Feb 19, 2017
  42. 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:
    76
    Updated:
    Feb 10, 2017
  43. MaryD

    Turn Phone Pics into dxf 2017-01-09

    Mobile App turns pics on your phone into dxf
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    77
    Updated:
    Jan 9, 2017
  44. Kyo

    Stepper Calculator 2016-12-08

    Excel sheet to work out steps.
    5/5, 3 ratings
    Downloads:
    357
    Updated:
    Dec 8, 2016
  45. 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:
    62
    Updated:
    Dec 7, 2016
  46. 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:
    25
    Updated:
    Nov 23, 2016
  47. Rick 2.0

    CNC class at instructables.com

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

    Bellows Maker 2016-11-19

    A great bellows making tutorial
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    64
    Updated:
    Nov 19, 2016
  49. 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:
    384
    Updated:
    Nov 16, 2016