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3D Milling Machine Made From Lego
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This Lego Mindstorms NXT powered milling machine is able to “print” three dimensional objects in foam.

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August 23rd, 2011 at 3:46 am RJ says:

*edit, sort of*
I see. The Mindstorms NXT system is what the milling machine is based on. That is a very cool toy.

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August 23rd, 2011 at 3:41 am RJ says:

That's incredible as a proof of concept, but is it available for sale? Some young aspiring engineers would be over the moon if they had a LEGO CNC router.

Speaking of CNC, check out this industrial 5-axis CNC mill made by Daishin Seiki.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RnIvhlKT7SY

Anything CNC is amazing stuff. There's endless manufacturing potential with those machines.

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August 22nd, 2011 at 8:27 pm wileib says:

lol me to nebonit! Also i saw that block of foam after it was done and i was like... what the EFF!

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August 22nd, 2011 at 4:13 pm Havok Lurch says:

At first I read "Lego 3d Killing Machine" so now I'm a tad disappointed. Either way, cool video.

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August 22nd, 2011 at 2:15 pm PervParrot39 says:

Wow! I wonder what other thing you could make! *looks over at playboy magazine*
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*smiles* lol

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August 22nd, 2011 at 12:18 pm Nebonit says:

Im pretty sure there is a lego made drill bit somewhere out there... Otherwise very cool!

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