Bas Hesselink was trained as a fine mechanical instrument maker at the Leiden instrument maker school. He then studied industrial design at the Design Academy in Eindhoven. He successfully completed this study in 1992 and has been working from his own studio workshop in Arnhem since 1996. The first CNC milling machine was launched in 2001 and since then he has further specialized in Computer Aided Manufacturing via CNC milling, 3D printing and CNC laser cutting.
Bas Hesselink Industrial Design and Prototypes