Caviar Czar: a Crazy Caviar Dish (That's Always Empty)
Goal: design and build an elegant, functional caviar dish that can be CNC machined. Fun fact: the surfaces in contact with the caviar are coated with a non-reactive surface (24k gold) to avoid affecting the flavor of the caviar.
- Giant block of aluminum (6061)
- Tapered shank extended reach 1/2" square endmill
- Various other square end mills
- 3/8" ball nose endmill for surfacing
- CAD work (SolidWorks)
- CAM work (GIBBSCAM)
- CNC machining and fixture design
- Gold plating -- thank you Hy-Tec Plating!