More Glowforge on Tested: LED Star Map

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#1

Simone Giertz laser cuts her secret santa gift… https://youtu.be/DzQJ-h2UJDc


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#2

Very cool, and great example of the wisdom in"measure twice, cut once." :wink:


#3

I like how she left the protective backing on the inside to better reflect the LEDs. Very nice demo.


#4

Oh…and Neil would have noticed it was the wrong star map: http://www.seeker.com/titanic-accuracy-tightened-by-neil-degrasse-tyson-1765726131.html


#5

Cool tip to cut 1/2 circles and save materials.

Here is a star map that is accurate above me right now. Just can’t see it because that sun is just so bright!

Here’s a useful link to make your own. Just tweak what will display on the chart in regards to layers and luminosity.

Here is one with only magnitude 2 and lower stars, no planets.


#6

Very cool! Thanks for spotting this.


#7

Those are awesome! how did you get the NSEW output? Mine looks like this.


#8

mine looked like @marmak3261 s with all check boxes unchecked.
click to expand the image to see the settings at the bottom.


#9

Love this! thanks!