Welcome to the Labs sessions! I’m Beki, a Senior Application Engineer for Vectric. I love to make and I am here to provide you with a FREE monthly project that you can download and cut for yourself!
Each project comes with its own video for you to watch that tells the story of what I am making from start to finish. Including technical software footage, machining the parts in the Labs, finishing the projects and I’ll throw a few tips in based on my experience! Each project comes with the file(s) for you to download from your V&CO account, along with a PDF document that highlights some of the key important steps to help you get through your project. Share what you’ve made on the Vectric Forum.
This charming two-sided bird project was designed by Hannah at Vectric. Hannah is a Software Engineer and has been with Vectric for 2 years developing web systems. The Bird File is a two-sided model intended for two-sided machining. In the project we use the asymmetrical dowel hole method to create correct alignment in X and Y when the part is flipped over, it's the same method that is taught in the two-sided tutorials.
which Vectric software do i need to be able to open the free project files?
Versions 9.0+ of the software
We’ve recently updated your V&CO portal account to include all of the free content available to you in one place. To download the free project files and the full instructions for this project or to take a look at all of the other free content available to you simply login to your V&CO account below: