Bantam Tools Blog

Can You Mill a Pumpkin? We Had to Find Out.

Posted by Zach Dunham on Oct 25, 2018 12:48:36 PM

I’ll admit that Halloween crafting has never been much of a thing for me, but I can appreciate a good pumpkin carving when I see one. Recently, however, I came across John Saunders video of an attempt to carve a pumpkin and I got inspired.

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Topics: Materials, Tips & Tricks

Noah Coleman's Tutorials: CNC Milled Glass Stamp and Motorcycle Cruise Control

Posted by Goli Mohammadi on Apr 6, 2018 11:00:49 AM

It's no secret that the Bantam Tools Desktop PCB Milling Machine is an absolute champ at precisely milling PCBs, but with the wealth of materials it's capable of handling, the buck certainly doesn't stop there. Enter educator Noah Coleman. We first met Noah in 2017 when he was the Technology Coordinator in the Art & Technology Studies Department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). He was in charge of running the department's digital fabrication lab and helping students realize their digifab projects.

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Topics: Materials, Tutorials, Projects, CNC, Stamps

Materials Monday: Our Logo

Posted by Mike Estee on Dec 22, 2014 1:30:00 PM

When we’re out on the road talking about milling machines, inevitably the comparison to 3D printers comes up. If you’ve got a 3D printer, why would you need a mill?

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Topics: Othermill Projects, Materials, Design