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These pendants make great gifts and are 3d printer friendly.

I have numerous letter combinations available for download at http://www.thingiverse.com/Ugly/designs

Step 1:

In your favorite 3d modeling tool create a 2 character text; your initials are a great start.

Text height 25 mm

Text only needs to be a curve (outline).

Note: Use a font that has the same height for each letter and not to curvy.

Step 2: Rotate

Rotate one of the letters 90 degrees to the other letter

Step 3: Align

Center the letters. Make sure that the bottoms are also aligned.

Step 4: Extrude

Extrude each letter separately the same width of the other letter.

Step 5: Intersection

Do a boolean intersection of the two extruded letters.

Step 6: Cylinder

Add a cylinder 3mm in diameter thru the center of the monogram.

Step 7: Boolean Difference

Subtract the cylinder from the monogram.

Step 8: Done

Upload to you 3d printer, print, and enjoy!

<p>Nice article. It is really useful. Actually I am trying to achieve this with programmatically with the help of three.js library. But not able to it. can u have any idea about that how can I achieve it ?</p><p>Thanks in advance.</p><br>
<p>I Made it using just hand tools and a fallen branch collected in my garden! <strong>Thanks for the great idea!!</strong></p><p>I gave it to my mother, and I used your same letters because her name is Antonella, my father's name is Michele, my brother's one is Matteo, and lastly mine is Manuel.</p><p>P.S. Yeah I broke it doing the &quot;A&quot; hole, but then I decided to glue it (and trust me that the crack line it's not as visible as in the pictures).</p>
<p>I Made it using just hand tools and a fallen branch collected in my garden! <strong>Thanks for the great idea!!</strong></p><p>I gave it to my mother, and I used your same letters because her name is Antonella, my father's name is Michele, my brother's one is Matteo, and lastly mine is Manuel.</p><p>P.S. Yeah I broke it doing the &quot;A&quot; hole, but then I decided to glue it (and trust me that the crack line it's not as visible as in the pictures).</p>
<p>very nice! :)</p>
Clever and simple idea!
<p>very clever, I love this idea! This would make a great gift, too! </p>

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