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Design for CNC by Anne Filson, Anna Kaziunas France, Gary Rohrbacher

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Appendix A. Design Resources

While the joinery we employ in our designs and demonstrate in our projects is intentionally elemental, we would be remiss to not mention the many designers and makers, who are exploring other kinds of joinery in their CNC furniture designs. Though the details differ from AtFAB, the thinking is similar. These designers use a language of joinery as a starting point, aggregating it into a larger system of connections, assemblies, and ultimately furniture objects.

A nice example of this is the Box-o-rama series for Droog, a parametric cabinet designed by EventArchitectuur, which employs box joints that interlock with a pressure fit. Another design developed around joinery technique is the living hinge used by Alex Zehn ...

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