Wood That Bends: Laser Cut Living Hinge Wood Products on Kickstarter!

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#1

Came across this on youtube. Is there any files of this type of cuts or any other way we can make it. What’s mathematics behind it.

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#2

You’ll see many, many examples of living hinges within this forum. A quick search should yield you plenty of results. Several have provided some good math to work with as well.

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#3

ok. thanks

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#4

Four ways bendable

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#5

If you’re really curious on the mathematics behind it. This is the best site - Deferred Procrastination Blog.

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#6

Awesome. Thanks.

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#7

Thats really fantastic. Thanks you shared it. Now my concern is can it be used on 1mm material thickness as well.

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#8

Space filling curves like the Hilbert curve perhaps?

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#9

Hmmm, they’ve missed the boat a bit, haven’t they!?

#10

Inkscape has several extensions but you can do it yourself. As mentioned search the forum for living hinge and you will find loads of stuff

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#11

here a couple of links to good / free patterns:

http://www.gedankensuppe.de/kerf-bending-patterns

and

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