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News, June 2014

Sent to: John Smith, Delft Spline Systems, NL
via <dummy@spline.nl>

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Dear John Smith,

We are happy to send you this next issue of the DeskProto newsletter,
about "CNC machining for non-machinists".  We hope that you will enjoy reading.

Jewelry wax ring creation on a Magic-7 machine New video: Jewelry wax ring on a Magic-7 machine
The most basic way to CNC machine a wax ring is rotation axis milling a wax tube. DeskProto features a special wizard for this aim: custom wizard 4 axis Wax Ring. A new video shows how to use this wizard and how to create the wax model on the popular RedT Magic-7 machine. It also compares CNC with 3D printing wax models.
Watch the Magic-7 Basic Ring video >>

Toothbrush holder as Maker project CNC beats 3D printing for bathroom use (nice Maker project)
The Maker movement boosts a do-it-yourself (DIY) producer society that uses modern technologies. CNC machining is a perfect tool for Makers, as illustrated by this useful part: a custom toothbrush holder. It is a simple design, still it will earn you a lot of credit in the family by ending 'bathroom wars'.
See the DeskProto Gallery project Toothbrush holder >>

New free bugfix updates New Service Release available for DeskProto V6.1
Since the latest DeskProto Newsletter two buxfix builds have been released already. In DeskProto you can use Help > Check for update... to see if you are using the latest build.
Find an Updater Setup and a list of fixed problems and improvements on website page Build history >>

Student team with their racing car Gallery: Zero emission racing car to beat Nürburgring record
The latest Gallery project shows an impressive accomplishment by a group of Dutch students: they are working on a zero emission racing car. The Forze racing team of Delft University of Technology aims to beat the Nürburgring Nordschleife lap record for hydrogen electric cars.
The students machined their own scale model for windtunnel tests, using DeskProto. Read their story on Forze H2 Racing car >>

Try for yourself and download the DeskProto trial version from our website.
To get started you can use the tutorials (both video and PDF) and the sample geometries.
This is all possible completely free of charge !

Best Regards,

Lex Lennings.

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Delft Spline Systems, The Netherlands.
We offer DeskProto: CNC machining for non-machinists.
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