Introduction: Glow in the Dark Pumpkin Ring

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This instructable takes a real carved pumpkin and turns it into a glow in the dark ring.

Step 1:

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Take a small pumpkin and carve it to suit your taste.

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Scan the pumpkin into a 3d file.

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Create a ring using 123D or other software and export to TinkerCad. Import the carved pumpkin file into TinkerCad and join the two files.

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Scale to 40% (for small fingers) or a larger percentage for larger fingers.

Print on a 3d printer using glow in the dark filament.

The ring file is available at:

http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:161699

Comments

audreyobscura (author)2013-10-07

Awesome! You should link to a copy of your tinkercad file! That way people can remix it and play with it.

Good idea . . . it's now available as "Glow in the dark pumpkin ring" on TinkerCad

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