28 Feb '15, 9pm

Laser Cut Settlers of Catan Board = Best Christmas Gift Ever

Laser Cut Settlers of Catan Board = Best Christmas Gift Ever

[JoshBaker] wanted to make something special for his brother this past Christmas. He decided on making a wooden game board version of the Settlers of Catan game . [Josh] used CorelDraw to construct the vector images needed for the board. Then, he set out cutting the base, engraving and cutting out the many wooden pieces with a laser cutter. All the pieces were stained and then sealed with polyurethane. He assembled the base so that the removable hex tiles, ports, and resource numbers sit nicely in the recessed parts and don’t shift during gameplay. He complemented the board with tokens and game pieces that he hand-painted. [Josh] also created a new set of cards to fit with the board’s aesthetic. The board is done incredibly well, not to mention beautiful to look at. The hex tiles’ designs are very detailed. The stained and engraved wood really adds to the atmosphere of the...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2015/02/28/laser-cut-settlers-of-cata...

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Asics Gel Lyte 3 EVO “Laser Cut” – Burgundy -

Asics Gel Lyte 3 EVO “Laser Cut” – Burgundy -

kicksonfire.com 28 Feb '15, 9pm

strays from its usual layered construction and undergoes an overhaul with this new EVO rendition. Inheriting a synthetic s...