Metal Die Cut

By Dan Chen, August 9, 2015

You will need

CNC  (I used a Desktop ShopBot)
Hydraulic Press – 2000 to 3000 PSI with rubber padding
3″x3″ Acrylic Sheet. 0.25″ thick
3M Double Sided Tape
3″x3″ copper 18 to 16 gage sheet
3″x3″  Brass 18 to 16 gage sheet
Hot Glue
0.5″ to 0.75″ Plywood (for making the square jig)
Textured Paper or laser cut pattens: To give the metal some textures (Optional)

 

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