Category Archives: ShopBot

New Materials MDF

I wanted to explore some thicker materials to use in my next-layer scene diorama. With

Background Fabrication

The process I’m using to convert my drawings into toolpaths for the ShopBot are as

Cutting Trials & Errors

Realizing I wanted a thinner engraved line on my diorama, I took about a week

Nibble Cutting Result

This is how the final cut turned out. I decided to try just lightly engraving

Nibbles Tool Paths

After drawing Nibbles on my iPad with Procreate, I exported the line drawing as a


The ShopBot has arrived, and it’s been exhilarating getting up to speed on how to