Introduction: 3D Printed Google Cardboard Kit

Google Cardboard a device that allows you to discover the world of Virtual Reality.

And you went to the 3D movies? Wore special glasses? We shy away from flying into your face arrows, stones, sharp-toothed sharks and cute squirrels? Liked? Yes, for me!

I bought 2 lenses and assembled Google cardboard glasses of paper.
It turned out badly!

I decided to draw and print my version of Google cardboard glasses. It has been developed and improved several versions.

Instructions for the latest version can be found here.
Other versions, see the

Step 1:

1. Print all the parts on the 3D printer.

You can use the services of

Step 2:

2. Attach lenses to a middle part by glue.

Lens 25 mm in diameter.
Focus 45 mm.

Step 3:

1. Apply sidewalls to the lower detail.

2. Insert a middle part into special openings.

3. Cover a box of the top.

4. Insert the separation part.

Step 4:

5. Assemble together a back cover.

Glue all parts of an attachment.

6. Stick foam rubber for mitigation.

7. Attach a wide elastic band for the head.

Step 5:

We have created several versions 3D glasses printed on 3D printer.

We are currently working on a new model with improved characteristics:

- improved fixation smartphone

- lens 37 mm wide viewing angle

- universal case for smart phones with diagonals of 4 to 6 inches

- short time printing

- low cost


TanyaAkinora made it! (author)2016-05-05

Here I bought a lenses.

Elastic band can be purchased in the usual manufactory.

The width of 3 cm, length 50 - 60 cm.

arpitman made it! (author)arpitman2016-12-20

Can you tell me exactly which size and focal length lenses you used please? The link doesn't go directly to a single lens.

26varjad made it! (author)26varjad2016-05-26

i dont understand, because im 12 lol

26varjad made it! (author)26varjad2016-05-26

i dont understand, because im 12 lol

roberts481 made it! (author)2016-08-15

can you use a digiland 10.1 inch tablet for something like that

26varjad made it! (author)2016-05-26


Wcyeng made it! (author)2016-05-10

Looks Nice, let me try printing it and see how it turns out.

TanyaAkinora made it! (author)TanyaAkinora2016-05-10

Thank you!

I gave the STL files.
You can print Google cardboard.
Ask any questions.
I am pleased to answer!

leadzeplin made it! (author)2016-05-09

Will this work with an iphone 5s?

TanyaAkinora made it! (author)TanyaAkinora2016-05-09

Yes of course.

TanyaAkinora made it! (author)2016-05-07

Thank you!
I bought a pair of lenses for $ 2.
The cost of printing depends on the material and the artist.


supernoodle2014 made it! (author)2016-05-07

Vary cool. How much did it cost total?

genuse made it! (author)2016-05-05


TanyaAkinora made it! (author)TanyaAkinora2016-05-05

Hi :)

gravityisweak made it! (author)2016-05-05

Excellent! Thanks for sharing this! Do you have any links for where to buy the lenses or elastic strap?

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Bio: Hello! My name is Tetiana. One of my hobbies is 3D printing. My work covers various areas of engineering to the decorative. You can see ... More »
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