These designs would be laser-cut from 20ga sheet steel, & powder-coated (foreground pc: black, background pc: silver).
A fuel pump mount is modeled in SolidWorks and shortened by 5/8″, so it can be produced in a CNC machine.
This Time They’re Round! A very nice person contacted me and asked me to design a round vent cover for her kitchen.
I don’t think we’ll use or improve this design, so I figured I’d post it on here for the great benefit of humanity.
Presentation of 100 amazing monograph plates from book “Artforms of Nature” (1904), by German Biologist, Artist, Professor; Ernst Haeckel.
A person building a new house while living in an older house asked to have new vent covers designed that are appropriately sized for modern HVAC ducting, but keep the ornate beauty and charm of the cold air return grates from their current home.
Prototyping & Reverse Engineering examples from my 3D CAD employment and real-world experience. Includes a Flat Panel TV & DVR Multimedia Stand modeled from a hand drawn note (prototype), and a part from a pair of Livestock Tagging Pliers that I had to model for a CNC Machine Operator (reverse engineering).
A fun project designed in SolidWorks, the detailed plans for this Fire Pit Table are available for free download (PDF format). If you have access to a metal fabrication shop, you can get this made.
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