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Globe - Lasercut

by RickLaser, published

Globe - Lasercut by RickLaser Oct 14, 2010

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Description

I drew this globe in Corel Draw , the globe have 250mm diameter and consists of seven rings and twenty four stringers to fitting. I did the drawing to be cut in 4mm material. Remember, if you think about increase or decrease the drawing so you must use a material as thick as the rabbet is.
The result is a solid structure, it don´t need be glued.

Tube link : youtube.com/watch?v=zzGxyOua6mQ

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Great job. I'd really like to be able to cut this on my scroll saw. How can I go about getting the design plans sir?
please repost downloadable file!
Hello thank you very much for this project.

But i'm really need the files for create this globe for a big project,

Somebody could help me please ?

Thank you again !

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Instructions

To original scale you need to use 3mm thickness material like plywood or acrylic.
IMPORTANT! , before cut all pieces make a test, cut only one part where have a rabbet and check if your material fit on it, if not , scale the drawing according to thickness of the material that you will use.
Great job. I'd really like to be able to cut this on my scroll saw. How can I go about getting the design plans sir?
please repost downloadable file!
Hello thank you very much for this project.

But i'm really need the files for create this globe for a big project,

Somebody could help me please ?

Thank you again !
is it me or have the download links disappeared? I really want to make this! Can you please repost the files?!
Really cool part! I scaled the whole thing down and printed it in 3mm MDF. Also by scaling it to 3mm I could cut all the parts out of a single piece of 900mm X 600mm MDF. :)
Nice ! you did a good job, i cutted mine in my 600x400mm machine in 2 or 3 parts.

i saw u used right speed cut cause cutting look light brown. ( some guy use small laser to cut thick wood , it led cutline black and carbonized)
Yeah it came off the machine pretty nice. I have a 120W laser that's 1200 X 900 and I cut it out at 35% Laser Power and 25mm/sec Feed Rate. If the sheet is sitting flat 3mm often cuts well at 30% power and 30mm/sec Speed.

I have cut 12mm MDF on my laser but I have to go slow and the edge does look burnt. See sharemake.com/groups/laser-cutters/forum/topic/what-have-you-been-laser-cutting-lately/
J'aime beaucoup.

Bois ou PMMA, Extra ...

Mais une question, pourquoi effectuer des encoches suppl
émentaires dans les rainures ?
I really like.
Wood or PMMA, Extra ...
But one question, why make extra notches in the grooves?
:)
Hi Souriceau,

you refer to those round holes? well, in mechanics it serves to relieve the tension of the material in the contact area, and it help in design look , actually the stringers should also have it in the same place that the rings, so the two circles form a small globe :)
hello can you post it in dxf format plz
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