Foam Board Tools
The foam board tools are used to cut straight, v-grooves, bevel, rabbet joints, and circles in foam board. In the Maker Lab we a FoamWerks deluxe cutting kit.
Training Required: Basic Training
- Rabbet Cutter
- Freestyle Cutter
- Straight/Bevel Cutter
- Channel Rail/Straight edge guide
- Circle Cutter
- V-Groove Cutter
- Straight Cutter
- Hole Drills
Materials: Foam board
Material Fees: We have limited foam board in the scrap bins. It is best to bring your own materials in with you.
Common Terminology: Rabbet- a cut on the edge of the material creating a step-shaped recess typically matching another piece of material for joining them together. V-groove- a v-shaped recession cut into the face of the material allowing for the material to be bent
Test of Foam Board Tools
Testing out the capabilities of the foam board tools.
3D Printer Enclosure
Foam board enclosure to maintain temperature when printing with ABS to limit warping. We also laser cut acrylic windows to see the print and filament spools.