Glowforge External Venting with Inline Duct Fan

I had some issues with venting my Glowforge Basic. It stunk! The smoke wasn’t reliably venting outside and my office smelled like a campfire.

After some investigation, the built-in fan in the Glowforge couldn’t reliably overcome the pressure of the wind blowing on the west side of my house. Adding an inline duct fan overcame that issue.

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Single Line Art Electroluminescent Light Tutorial

Turn your own doodles into eye catching glowing wall decor! Full tutorial, tips, and materials list.

Files for blank box and pictured designs available at the end of this post under extremely permissive copyright terms. Please go and make your own design!

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Hanging Diamond Planter – Laser Cut SVG File Optimized for Glowforge

SVG Files optimized for Glowforge Laser. NOT A PHYSICAL PRODUCT.
The planter works well as a single piece, or as a set of 3 with the included hanger shelf. Includes full color PDF instructions as well as link to video instructions.

https://www.etsy.com/listing/1086447874/hanging-diamond-planter-laser-cut-svg

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Glowforge / ESPHome / Home-Assistant Light Color Controller

With another baby on the way, it’s time to clear out the nursery. That means we need to turn the guest bedroom into my daughter’s new bedroom. She loves bright colors and color changing lights are super cool. She’s 3, so no Google/Alexa/smartphone… That makes big tough physical buttons important. As far as I can tell, there is literally nothing like this on the market and that makes me sad.

Designed in Autodesk Fusion360, cut on a Glowforge Basic, using 3mm Acrylic. Decorated with Cricut cut vinyl. Uses 30mm arcade push buttons, connected to an ESP32-s, programmed with ESPHome, controlling Home-Assistant connected lights.

Full materials list (with links) and SVG files (Free Download) are available at the end of this post.

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Glowforge Cut Jewelry Holder (Free Download)

Designed in Fusion 360, modified in Adobe Illustrator, cut from 1/8in white acrylic using a Glowforge Basic

My wife wanted a place for the jewelry she wears regularly. Our house has been invaded by geometric shapes recently, so she wanted something more organic this time. I had recently found the Voronoi Sketch Generator for Fusion 360, which is perfect for this. My wife loves succulents, so I hot glued a couple on to complete the look.

Dimensions: 10 inches wide, 12.2 inches tall, just under 0.5 in thick

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