The gang learns CNC

Lots of action in the front lines of the Unicorn Liberation Front lately! Last night our team got a brief introduction (for those of us that are not masters already) to the CNC machine at coLab. This is where the unicorn magic happens during the first phase of our build.

photo credit Martin Iwanowicz

CNC stands for Computer Numerical Control, this machine uses pre programmed software to do custom cutting. Here is a very satisfying video of a CNC router doin’ it’s thang for all you ASMR folks:

Our project will use this machine to cut the custom wood pieces we need to build Toxic Unicorns sturdy skeleton. You can get a better idea of what this will look like by checking out last week’s update:

We’ll be diving into this process head first next week. As in we will be assembling the head, first. Tune in next week to see that process!

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