Metal cube "Cubit" which was cut out with perfect precision and no longer the level of the viewing target

Tungsten, titanium, copper, and aluminum, which are used in various places in everyday life, are cubed close to perfect "Cubit"is.

Cubit: Perfect cubes of Tungsten, Titanium and More! By Joel Ifill - Kickstarter

You can see how the cube that "Cubit" is made in a single shot by looking at the following movie.

This is a cube "Cubit" made with only one type of metal. Three kinds of Cubit size are prepared: 0.5 inch (12.7 mm), 1 inch (25.4 mm), and 1.5 inch (38.1 mm) on one side. The error of processing falls within 0.005 inch (about 0.127 mm).

Cubit has four types of aluminum (upper left), copper (upper right), tungsten (lower left), and titanium (lower right). By the way, tungsten is a very heavy metal, Cubit of 1.5 inch (38.1 mm) on one side weighs as much as 1 kg. Titanium is sturdy like a nail, and while its mass is half that of steel, it has tensile strength over steel. There are few metals with properties similar to titanium. Aluminum is very light and the main metal used in modern life. It goes without saying that copper is a useful metal.

To beautifully decorate Cubit, use a special stand of aluminum or Nara wood and place Cubit side by side and support it with one vertex. There are two kinds of this special stand, Cubit of one side 1 inch (25.4 mm) and Cubit of one side 1.5 inches (38.1 mm) are prepared. You can put an accent on the desk or the like and make it a story of the conversation.

Cubit with 1 side 1 inch (25.4 mm) and 1.5 inch (38.1 mm) on one side is metal-processed, atomic number · elemental symbol · atomic weight is engraved.

To increase the quality and reduce shipping costs Cubit said it will manufacture in 100% America. Tungsten and aluminum processing is "NadcapIt is done by a certified aerospace vendor.

This Cubit is a cloud funding siteKickstarterWe are looking for investment in. We have succeeded in collecting more than about 20,000 dollars (about 2.4 million yen) in just a few days against the target price of 4,999 dollars (about 600,000 yen).

At the time of the article creation, one piece of tungsten 0.5 inch (12.7 mm) made of tungsten, one piece of tungsten 1 inch (25.4 mm) 1 piece, 60 dollars (about 7200 yen), 155 It is one dollar (about 19,000 yen) of tungsten 1.5 inch (38.1 mm) on one side, one piece 1.5 inch (38.1 mm) made of titanium at $ 65 (about 7800 yen).

In addition, the set plan is also set, only 0.5 inch mini pack containing all four metals of 0.5 inches (12.7 mm) on one side at $ 65 (about 7800 yen). 1 inch mega pack containing all 4 types of metal of 1 inch (25.4 mm) on a side by 125 dollars (about 15,000 yen), 250 dollars (about 30,000 yen) 1 inch 1.5 inch (38.1 mm) metal A 1.5-inch megapack with 4 types, 400 dollars (about 48,000 yen), full size and all kinds of full grid, 240 dollars (about 29,000 yen), tungsten of all sizes, 100 dollars (about 10,000 It is titanium of all sizes at 2000 yen).

In addition, shipping to Japan requires a shipping fee of $ 15 to $ 95 (about 1800 yen to 11,000 yen) depending on the plan. The deadline for investment is Japan time on May 6, Wednesday, 7:59 am Wednesday, the shipping time is scheduled around July 2015.

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