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Making a Custom Lego Brick Storage Container

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Making a Custom Lego Brick Storage Container
I have a lot of small tools and supplies that don't have a great storage solution. I decided to make my own storage container that looks like a Lego brick. I wanted to make my own so that I could have the size box that I wanted and be able to customize it.

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How to Make Your Own Custom Magnets

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How to Make Your Own Custom Magnets
Custom magnets are a great way to show off your brand and your designs. Typically, creating custom magnets is limited to printed versions or store bought items. With this method, you can create custom die cut magnets with virtually any material that is safe for CO2 lasers. 

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Making Custom Woodworking Squares | Woodpeckers 1281 Square Replica

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Making Custom Woodworking Squares | Woodpeckers 1281 Square Replica

A couple of years ago, I made Woodpecker's 1281 square replicas out of MDF using laser engraving and painting techniques. I spoke with Woodpeckers about redoing the project out of acrylic and they agreed that it would make a great video. I designed this project using just pictures from the Woodpeckers website, as well as ruler generators to get the lines. The benefit of the acrylic model is that I am able to customize the colors for the square and engrave my own logo onto it as well. Keep in mind that these will not be as accurate as the...

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Find the Perfect Laser Settings

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Find the Perfect Laser Settings
One of the best things about the laser is the versatility. A lot of different materials can be engraved and even cut, which gives us the opportunity to make a variety of products. The downside to having so many material options, is that each material has it's own optimal or perfect laser settings to achieve the best results.

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How to Make a Custom Hat Rack By Heat Bending Acrylic

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How to Make a Custom Hat Rack By Heat Bending Acrylic
For a while, I've wanted to successfully make a project that involved heat bending acrylic. In past heat bending projects, I usually became impatient and tried to rush the bending process which led to breaking the final product. I decided that this time I would make it a point to be more patient and be more careful.

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