Display Box – Laser Cut Style

Thu, 6 Mar 2014

There are a number of websites out there that help you design boxes on laser cutters. I picked one pretty much at random and was fairly quickly able to put together this box. Not bad, I thought, but I do think that the stripy edge is a bit distracting.

I dropped the file into Illustrator and took out most of the castellations leaving these simpler parts. The piece, top left is a rectangle of 1mm thick clear acrylic. I cut out the parts on my laser cutter then the whole thing then just snaps together.

…and makes this rather attractive display case. I much prefer the design with just the corners dark.

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  • Shelley March 7, 2014 at 3:02 am

    I’m sooo glad you have a
    I’m sooo glad you have a laser cutter, Rob! Let the games begin!

    You are proving the point of having such power in your hands when you modified the box file to suit.

    Hoo ray!

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