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    Support AtFAB on Kickstarter!

    We just launched our first ever campaign on Kickstarter to begin manufacturing AtFAB through a distributed CNC fabrication network. Make your own furniture from AtFAB cut files, or have a finished piece delivered flatpack to your door…

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    • AtFAB CNC Furniture DIY Open Design
    • AtFAB CNC Furniture Storage Unit

    Send Us YourFAB – Modification Edition

    The number of AtFAB file downloads keeps growing, and we’ve received some amazing images from makers around the globe who have modified the designs in ways we couldn’t imagine…

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    Renderings to Reality at MIT

    After weeks of design, simulation, and analysis through many methods of digital visualization, the exhibition becomes reality. And, though we know we anticipated and tested every detail, we were definitely taken aback at how much the realization felt like…

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    Incremental Change

    We are finalizing details for Incremental Change – an exhibition that opens at MIT’s Keller Gallery next week. We’ve designed the exhibition as a status report of the increasing global reach of AtFAB CNC Furniture downloads, and to make…

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  • Fabricating AtFAB

    We created Fabricating AtFAB with the series of BotCam images that Bill Young recorded in his shop last fall. With the help of his pair of ShopBot CNC Routers, Bill fabricated the 21 AtFAB furniture pieces that we designed for MakerBot...

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    Send us YourFAB!

    The number of AtFAB file downloads continues to grow, and we’ve been thrilled to receive more images from makers who downloaded and made AtFAB around the world. We’ve also been pleased to see the interpretations of the pieces. Modifications...

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    Just in Time Marquetry

    Bill Young of ShopBot just took this video of his CNC router milling recessed pockets into the tabletop of our AtFAB side table. Soon, our MakerBot Replicator will be using the same digital files that drove Bill’s machine to...

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  • Maker Faire Details

    2012 World Maker Faire New York

    We brought AtFAB prototypes and models back to the World Maker Faire in New York. We shared the story of design, parametric customization, and distributed CNC manufacturing, and also had the chance to field test the 90 Minute Lounge...

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    Bay Area Maker Faire 2012

    We returned from an incredible weekend in San Mateo where we exhibited AtFAB at the Bay Area Maker Faire that drew over 65,000 visitors…

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