Modular Mind Magazine Page 16 DIY Testimonials

I wasn't limited to finding a piece and making it fit. I didn't really need a lot of big tools to make 80/20 work for me. D avid used 80/20 parts and profiles to build this custom CNC machine for his home workshop. David turned to 80/20 specifically because of how easy it is to use. He didn't have steel and welding resources or large machining tools; with 80/20 products he can cut on my chop saw which opened up another door for me. I wasn't limited to finding a piece and making it fit. I didn't really need a lot of big tools to make 80/20 work for me. F or building the CNC machine David knew he needed something that was better and more stablesomething industrial but adjustable which didn't require nails or shooting screws. T his CNC router is comprised mainly of 10 series extrusions; even the legs are made of 80/20 profiles! The legs are 15 series and cut to about 2 to 3 inches and connected with a corner bracket that David cus- tom drilled. Another benefit he enjoys by building with 80/20; the choic- es and options in fasteners and connecting methods. David notes that by utilizing 80/20 to build a CNC machine for his home he has added the capacity to cut aluminum which has opened up a whole new world. DO-IT-YOURSELF: CNC ROUTERS TESTIMONIAL Visit neo7cnc.com to see other DIY creations David made out of 80/20 products. 16

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