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Servo Claw

By niekwoo10 on Wed 21 Aug 2013 16:04:49
Authors: 

Niek

For a school project, I laser-cut a single servo robotic claw from Instructables.
Machines: 

lasercutter

Difficulty: 

Beginner

Construction time: 
3.00Hours
Cost estimation : 
€10.00
Parts: 
  • MDF 4mm
  • Populieren triplex 6mm
  • 1 Standard servo motor
  • threaded end (M3)
  • nuts
  • bolts
  • elastic (thread)
  • (fishing) wire
Step by step instructions: 

Step 1 Download the .dxf file from http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Claw-1/

Step 2 Cut the design out of wood (The settings I used for the laser cutter are already published)

Step 3 Put everything together as described at the instructables page

Step 4 Enjoy!

 

Machine settings used

  • Cutting mdf (with speed set to 7)
  • Cutting triplex berken

Please add the machine settings you used to the machine settings page of the machine you used. 

Failures: 

Make sure you check your plywood for missing padding, the wood I cut the claws with had a hole through it.

I ended up using some spare wood from a broken axe to plug the holes.