An Introduction to Mechanisms

1 Introduction

Learn It

  • To introduce you to some of the products and tools you are going to use over the next term, we are going to make an introduction project.
  • In this project your will learn to:
  • Design a part using 3D software (SolidWorks)
  • Convert the part to a .dxf file.
  • Import the part to 2D software for use on the laser cutter.
  • Set up and prepare the laser cutter.
  • Cut out your product using the laser cutter.
  • Wath the video tutorial below, this will guide you through all of the steps.

Badge It

  • Upload a picture of you final product to