My machine is a Shapeoko http://www.shapeoko.com/

Workflow Tutorial (this is how I learned and what I showed you roughly) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P__6HAEeiIk

I store things that I am working on online in a wiki. Wikiwiki means fast in Hawaiian. It is a web editable web page. It came before most blog software. For me it is a convenient way to keep track of things online.

Software: https://inkscape.org/en/ http://makercam.com

Universal Gcode Sender: http://www.shapeoko.com/wiki/index.php/Universal-G-Code-Sender https://github.com/winder/Universal-G-Code-Sender

Misc Hardware: Makerslide: https://www.inventables.com/technologies/makerslide Arduino: http://www.arduino.cc/

grbl (say "garble" I often call it "gerble") http://grbl.tumblr.com/ Development blog http://bengler.no/grbl About grbl http://bengler.no/grbl