Instructables: exploring - - 3d - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:35:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Serotonin Necklace: How to Make Happiness From Scratch Using Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Serotonin-Necklace-How-to-Make-Happiness-From-Scra/
Serotonin Necklace: How to Make Happiness From Scratch Using Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/A8ZH/HU1RUSNK/F67A8ZHHU1RUSNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/A8ZH/HU1RUSNK/F67A8ZHHU1RUSNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/A8ZH/HU1RUSNK/F67A8ZHHU1RUSNK.SMALL.jpg radames ajna I got inspired by a friend who told me about a serotonin molecule metal necklace. You can find some that cost between $7.50 and $70 on google shop, or from a company that specializes in jewelry inspired by chemical molecules. This neurotransmitter molecule has many functionalities on the body, b...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:47:59 PDT
Make An Ultimate Helping Hand Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-An-Ultimate-Helping-Hand-Jig/
Make An Ultimate Helping Hand Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/B4C5/HU1JUW0Q/FUWB4C5HU1JUW0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/B4C5/HU1JUW0Q/FUWB4C5HU1JUW0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/B4C5/HU1JUW0Q/FUWB4C5HU1JUW0Q.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Here is a helping hand jig that is useful for soldering, gluing, painting and macro photography. It is highly configurable to hold various small objects in many positions. While this version is 3d printed, it could also be made using traditional hand methods. How It Works While this may not be t...
By: mikey77

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:56:52 PDT
Raspberry Pi Water Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Water-Cooler/
Raspberry Pi Water Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/BPXB/HTQN5OX6/F56BPXBHTQN5OX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/BPXB/HTQN5OX6/F56BPXBHTQN5OX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/BPXB/HTQN5OX6/F56BPXBHTQN5OX6.SMALL.jpg Unprecedented Hello, this is a step-by-step guide to building a water cooling system for the Raspberry Pi's ARM processor. It all started when I say this project. I was instantly captivated, the thought of water cooling a pi had never occurred to me but once I saw it I immediately knew I wanted to build one. ...
By: Unprecedented

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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 21:37:22 PDT
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data http://www.instructables.com/id/Data-Crystals-3D-Data-Visualizations-from-Open-Dat/
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SMALL.jpg scottkildall One of my projects while a resident artist at Autodesk has been to create "Data Crystals" —  3D prints that I algorithmically generate using data as input. I design these 3D data visualizations for aesthetics over legibility and they show off what can be done with code and 3D printing. I've finishe...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:18:05 PDT
Build your own 3d printer filament factory (Filament Extruder) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-3d-printing-filament-factory-Filame/
Build your own 3d printer filament factory (Filament Extruder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HROL/HTPUO3LY/F3AHROLHTPUO3LY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HROL/HTPUO3LY/F3AHROLHTPUO3LY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HROL/HTPUO3LY/F3AHROLHTPUO3LY.SMALL.jpg ianmcmill Too long, didn't read: Make your own 3D printer filament ! Cheap and high quality at a decent speed of 150-190 IPM ! (4-5 meters per minute) Long read: 3D printers are cool and they finally start to drop in price. Kickstarter campaigns like the one from QB-UP or M3D are popping up and they ...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 13:29:41 PDT
3d printed puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-puzzle/
3d printed puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KMYI/HTLE9VRX/F2AKMYIHTLE9VRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KMYI/HTLE9VRX/F2AKMYIHTLE9VRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KMYI/HTLE9VRX/F2AKMYIHTLE9VRX.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi With last generation 3D printers you can now easily create a very detailed product. In this trend, every 3D software acquires an enhanced importance. You can indeed turn your own design in reality, and whether it is a toy, a tool, or a prototype scale-model, you will see that it will come out an awe...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:51:13 PDT
NFC Computer Unlocker http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Computer-Unlocker/
NFC Computer Unlocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/IUVY/HTDDVY2T/FSQIUVYHTDDVY2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/IUVY/HTDDVY2T/FSQIUVYHTDDVY2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/IUVY/HTDDVY2T/FSQIUVYHTDDVY2T.SMALL.jpg The Electrodog Show   Quit pulling your hair out over incorrect passwords. Using an Arduino Leonardo and Adafruit's NFC shield, you can unlock your computer with an NFC card. The Arduino reads the NFC card's unique identifier and once it receives the correct one, it uses the Arduino Leonardo's keyboard emulation fea...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 17:14:00 PDT
Arduino Model Rocket Launcher for 3D Printed Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Model-Rocket-Launcher-for-3D-Printed-Rocke/
Arduino Model Rocket Launcher for 3D Printed Rockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/ZUTL/HTD7R12Y/FEIZUTLHTD7R12Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/ZUTL/HTD7R12Y/FEIZUTLHTD7R12Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/ZUTL/HTD7R12Y/FEIZUTLHTD7R12Y.SMALL.jpg chall2009 When I was a kid, I loved playing with Estes Rockets, so I decided to get back into the hobby but using all of my maker skizzls. So here's a really cool Arduino Rocket Launcher launching 3D Printed rockets from my MakerBot Rep2! Enjoy! Fully Open Source for anyone to make! Arduino Code on GitH...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:55:12 PDT
Bonus: The Moose http://www.instructables.com/id/Bonus-The-Moose/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 08:36:11 PDT
3D Printed Panning Time-lapse Mount (from an egg timer!) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Panning-Time-lapse-Mount-from-and-egg-t/
3D Printed Panning Time-lapse Mount (from an egg timer!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SMALL.jpg Major Peel Here is my time-lapse panning device/mount built from an egg timer! With this you'll be able to create time-lapse videos where the camera pans throughout the duration of the video. First of all, I'm aware this isn't a new idea and that there are a few instructables which already show how to buil...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:14:31 PDT
Future Stair Repair: 3D Scanning/ 3D Printing. http://www.instructables.com/id/Future-Stair-Repair-3D-Scanning-3D-Printing/
Future Stair Repair: 3D Scanning/ 3D Printing. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/VH33/HSHEGVA0/FIWVH33HSHEGVA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/VH33/HSHEGVA0/FIWVH33HSHEGVA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/VH33/HSHEGVA0/FIWVH33HSHEGVA0.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft It can be quite frustrating when you finish remodeling a kitchen counter or building a stair case and only a couple weeks later a giant chip appears. This very thing happened at our Pier 9 workshop, when a very noticeable chip appeared on our staircase.  Traditionally, people might fill in the chip...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 15:58:20 PST
Secret Message Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Message-Light-Box/
Secret Message Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SMALL.jpg enauman1 My 7th graders love to make things and we just got a 3D printer, so I came up with this light project. It's a small box with a design cut out from the inside, almost all the way through. When you shine a light from inside you see the design. When you turn it off, it's hidden! Cool! What You Need ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 16:27:41 PST
Pillowcase "3D" http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillowcase-3D/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 07:27:52 PST
Create faceted paper-objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-faceted-paper-objects/
Create faceted paper-objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SMALL.jpg krummrey Faceted sculptures and objects are all the rage these days. And they are ideal to make from paper or cardstock. You don't need fancy 3D-programs or design skills. But it takes time and patience to make them. There's a lot of paper to be printed, cut and glued. If you want to skip the next st...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 09:18:43 PST
3D Clips For Prescription Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Clips-For-Prescription-Glasses/
3D Clips For Prescription Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/4EC7/HS18IDL9/FPL4EC7HS18IDL9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/4EC7/HS18IDL9/FPL4EC7HS18IDL9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/4EC7/HS18IDL9/FPL4EC7HS18IDL9.SMALL.jpg technosapien Good Day! Do you wear prescription glasses?  Do you like 3D movies?  Do you hate having to wear TWO pairs of glasses to watch these movies?  DIY to the rescue! Create a pair of polarized Real3D clips so you can comfortably watch 3D movies with prescription glasses. You need: A pair of clip...
By: technosapien

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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:35:05 PST
Penrose triangle (modified) http://www.instructables.com/id/Penrose-triangle-modified/
Penrose triangle (modified) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/ISEL/HS0D00JI/F2IISELHS0D00JI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/ISEL/HS0D00JI/F2IISELHS0D00JI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/ISEL/HS0D00JI/F2IISELHS0D00JI.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the Penrose “Impossible” Triangle which is an interesting example of how the brain can be fooled. The main difference in this version is the use of hardware to simulate the triangle side connections. Watching the video is the easiest way to see how it works. Note th...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 12:32:30 PST
Zombie Apocalypse - A Simple Board Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Apocalypse-A-Simple-Board-Game/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 14:50:27 PST
3D Miniature Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-3D-Card/
3D Miniature Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/VIKO/HRI8SF7C/F6IVIKOHRI8SF7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/VIKO/HRI8SF7C/F6IVIKOHRI8SF7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/VIKO/HRI8SF7C/F6IVIKOHRI8SF7C.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 A few weeks ago it was my friend's daughter's birthday, she was going to be 2 years old. Even though children can't read and don't even care about birthday cards, I couldn't give her a present without a card, right? So in this case I had 2 options: writing happy birthday on a simple piece of paper, ...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:15:41 PST
Wall Art 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Art-3D/
Wall Art 3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/8KKP/HR4SWI2N/F1E8KKPHR4SWI2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/8KKP/HR4SWI2N/F1E8KKPHR4SWI2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/8KKP/HR4SWI2N/F1E8KKPHR4SWI2N.SMALL.jpg deepta Double Tetrahedron OrigamiInspired from the origami videos and 3d art, this wall art was made. I just used a color card stock paper, cut in square. White lines mark the creases. folding this paper was not easy as they crease easily rather than origami papers, but they felt lot sturdier. thi...
By: deepta

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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 16:47:27 PST
3 D Paper Snow Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/3-D-Paper-Snow-Decoration/
3 D Paper Snow Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/7D8R/HR4SU41B/F3F7D8RHR4SU41B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/7D8R/HR4SU41B/F3F7D8RHR4SU41B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/7D8R/HR4SU41B/F3F7D8RHR4SU41B.SMALL.jpg wrenv 20 matching shapes are cut out and glued together to create a decorative SnowBall. Step 1 supplies Supplies: Template printed on photocopy weight paper. File named spokes-5.png.  (Originally in .svg but couldn't get it to upload) Four sheets of card stock paper (110lb is best) Scissors Hole punch...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 12:12:25 PST
3D Geometric Art http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Geometric-Art/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 07:58:50 PST
How to transform a 2D logo into a 3D one http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-transform-a-2D-logo-into-an-3D-one/
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 01:53:53 PST
Introduction to 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-1/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 08:48:05 PDT
DIY 3D Head-Mounted-Display using your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Head-Mounted-Display-using-your-smartphone/
DIY 3D Head-Mounted-Display using your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/C3JO/HPJOJ7AS/FBXC3JOHPJOJ7AS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/C3JO/HPJOJ7AS/FBXC3JOHPJOJ7AS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/C3JO/HPJOJ7AS/FBXC3JOHPJOJ7AS.SMALL.jpg ianmcmill I recently stumbled over the OpenDive 3D glasses from Durovis. Stefan Welker designed this nice little toy and made the plan open source. It is a Head-mounted display like the Oculus Rift but instead of using a dedicated display you can use your smartphone as a display. The plan he released is a 3d...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 13:13:41 PST
Add 3D Effects To Your Printed Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-3D-Effects-To-Your-Printed-Photos/
Add 3D Effects To Your Printed Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/RH0W/HPG4LQNC/F13RH0WHPG4LQNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/RH0W/HPG4LQNC/F13RH0WHPG4LQNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/RH0W/HPG4LQNC/F13RH0WHPG4LQNC.SMALL.jpg potterboy In this project I'll show you how to add 3D effects to your framed photos. There are a number of websites available that explain this technique but I hope to provide you with a more detailed approach, making the job easy. In short what you'll be doing is cutting portions out of multiple images of th...
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 21:27:36 PST
3D Printing: 3D Print A Solderless Circuit Board http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-3D-Print-A-Solderless-Circuit-Board/
3D Printing: 3D Print A Solderless Circuit Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/WT8G/HP0CQRPH/FLSWT8GHP0CQRPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/WT8G/HP0CQRPH/FLSWT8GHP0CQRPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/WT8G/HP0CQRPH/FLSWT8GHP0CQRPH.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Experimental circuit boards can be easily made with a 3D printer. They can be made at the same size and thickness as a standard 1/16" thick, through-hole soldered, perfboard. The components can be fairly easily connected together without using solder. This technique is somewhat faster than standar...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:27:38 PST
Hacking an old laptop into a 3D projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-an-old-laptop-into-a-3D-projector/
Hacking an old laptop into a 3D projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/QS29/HOUG89PP/FX3QS29HOUG89PP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/QS29/HOUG89PP/FX3QS29HOUG89PP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/QS29/HOUG89PP/FX3QS29HOUG89PP.SMALL.jpg naimo If you have an old laptop lying around, and are looking for a DIY adventure, this might be the place for you. I'm going to describe how you can go about building your very own 3D projector ! It's not for the faint of heart, and I can't possibly get into every bit of detail, but I'll try to link all ...
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 15:57:17 PST
Nut And Bolt Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Nut-And-Bolt-Puzzle/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 14:33:12 PST
GoPro RC Car Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-RC-Car-Mount/
GoPro RC Car Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/XV1Q/HIGF4IN8/F5GXV1QHIGF4IN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/XV1Q/HIGF4IN8/F5GXV1QHIGF4IN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/XV1Q/HIGF4IN8/F5GXV1QHIGF4IN8.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus It's fun to race RC cars around outside or terrorize your coworkers, but what's there to show for it afterwards? That just means that it's time to strap a video camera onto them and record all the action from the car's point of view. This is a job that's perfect for the lovely GoPro camera. Moun...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 15:58:56 PST
How to make 3D models with iPhone and Pla-rails http://www.instructables.com/id/プラレールとiPhoneで3Dモデルを作成する方法/
How to make 3D models with iPhone and Pla-rails - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/5F3C/HO23A0GY/FR75F3CHO23A0GY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/5F3C/HO23A0GY/FR75F3CHO23A0GY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/5F3C/HO23A0GY/FR75F3CHO23A0GY.SMALL.jpg Satoe プラレールに乗ったiPhoneムービーで360度撮影し、3Dモデルを作成 Let's make 3D models with iPhone and Pla-rails. Pla-rail is a Japanese train's toy. This toy is famous in Japan. http://www.takaratomy.co.jp/english/index.html Get sets 用意するもの1. プラレール車両(先頭車両と台車) × 1セット2. レール カーブレール × 8本(2倍カーブレールの場合 × 4本)3. iPhone × 1台4. 段ボール...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 09:06:42 PST
Horse Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Horse-Cake/
Horse Cake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/3VJ6/HNM4GDUM/FPM3VJ6HNM4GDUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/3VJ6/HNM4GDUM/FPM3VJ6HNM4GDUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/3VJ6/HNM4GDUM/FPM3VJ6HNM4GDUM.SMALL.jpg AgeingoftheSkin I made this cake for my Paw-hen, it could be handy to just know what stages to do when and how the cake looks underneath so it won't be quite as intimidating. Don't be afraid of carving! Bake Cake and Prepare Fillings Bake two sheet cakes and six small cakes. I used a basic Victoria sponge but ...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:21:57 PST
Cheap Way To Make A 3D Ring: Use Shrink Plastic! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Way-To-Make-A-3D-Ring-Use-Shrink-Plastic/
Cheap Way To Make A 3D Ring: Use Shrink Plastic! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/YKYF/HN81YTAN/F76YKYFHN81YTAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/YKYF/HN81YTAN/F76YKYFHN81YTAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/YKYF/HN81YTAN/F76YKYFHN81YTAN.SMALL.jpg lanaredstudio Also want to create those fun 3d rings, but don't have the funds or materials? Just use shrink plastic and use your own design. 1. Print the free printable stencil. And cut out the ring out of cardboard like in image 1. 2. Design a shape that you want on top of your ring and cut that out of card...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:40:42 PDT
Jack O' Lantern (automatically) changes mug [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/Jack-O-Lantern-automatically-changes-mug/
Jack O' Lantern (automatically) changes mug [UPDATED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/68M7/HMVJHJ8F/FP168M7HMVJHJ8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/68M7/HMVJHJ8F/FP168M7HMVJHJ8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/68M7/HMVJHJ8F/FP168M7HMVJHJ8F.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi 3D printing lets you create many personalized and detailed objects. In this case I modeled a little pumpkin shell containing a cylindrical silhouette to project Jack faces on the pumpkin surface. Printing the shell with a material which lets light pass through, the shape would be seen from the outsi...
By: andrea biffi

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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 03:14:38 PDT
3D Printed Jack O' Lantern USB Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Jack-O-Lantern-USB-Stick/
3D Printed Jack O' Lantern USB Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/WCHQ/HMVJAZ2U/FEGWCHQHMVJAZ2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/WCHQ/HMVJAZ2U/FEGWCHQHMVJAZ2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/WCHQ/HMVJAZ2U/FEGWCHQHMVJAZ2U.SMALL.jpg Htz Here's my idea for a really cool festive 3D printed Jack O' Lantern with an LED light source that can be plugged into any USB and, can be made at home, with any suitable USB and bulb. I used Solidworks 2012 for this project. Starting You start off by making an egg shaped sphere. Give it a colour ...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 06:22:37 PDT
3D printed Jack O’Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Jack-OLantern/
3D printed Jack O’Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/PKXM/HMVJGSOQ/FRMPKXMHMVJGSOQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/PKXM/HMVJGSOQ/FRMPKXMHMVJGSOQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/PKXM/HMVJGSOQ/FRMPKXMHMVJGSOQ.SMALL.jpg SebastianKerner Hello diy'er in this instructable i´m gonna show you how to build this 3d printable pumpkin scene from scratch. In order to follow along you´ll need cinema4D basic fundamentals a copy of cinema4D, any Version starting from R10 will do. And a few 3D Printing guidelines, which i´ll address as we pro...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 06:32:34 PDT
Making a Slide Whistle in 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Slide-Whistle-in-123D-Design/
Making a Slide Whistle in 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/N2C6/HMVJCLR4/F4JN2C6HMVJCLR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/N2C6/HMVJCLR4/F4JN2C6HMVJCLR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/N2C6/HMVJCLR4/F4JN2C6HMVJCLR4.SMALL.jpg RGriebenow      This Instructable will teach you how to model a functioning slide whistle, as well as how to use a number of tools in AutoCad's 123D Design software as you go. Create a Cylinder      From the primitives menu, select cylinder. Enter the desired radius and height into the indicated spaces. Th...
By: RGriebenow

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 10:46:25 PDT
10 Minute Mini 3D Projection http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minute-Mini-3D-Projection/
10 Minute Mini 3D Projection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/9U6T/HMMFAYZ5/FTT9U6THMMFAYZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/9U6T/HMMFAYZ5/FTT9U6THMMFAYZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/9U6T/HMMFAYZ5/FTT9U6THMMFAYZ5.SMALL.jpg kamibox.de If you have ever been to a trade fair that was bigger than your backyard, you may have seen some magic 3D projections floating in space, wondering how on earth this might be possible and why it is so dark there. I saw this in many variations, on the International Automobile Exhibition as a mapping ...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 02:56:28 PDT
Engineering a 2D Printed Logo into a 3D Object http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Printed-Logo-Engineered-from-2D-into-a-3D-Object/
Engineering a 2D Printed Logo into a 3D Object - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2MS6/HMFQKTLB/FGM2MS6HMFQKTLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2MS6/HMFQKTLB/FGM2MS6HMFQKTLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2MS6/HMFQKTLB/FGM2MS6HMFQKTLB.SMALL.jpg cpbinstructables This project describes how to turn an image of a logo into a printable 3D object Tools: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Autodesk 123D Design No drawing required! Instructions Courtesy of Rick Valdez Open Original Image in Adobe Photoshop Open image of logo in Adobe Photoshop Adjust Levels A....
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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 07:47:50 PDT
How to Make 3D Logo Browser from Clay http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Logo-Browser-from-Clay/
How to Make 3D Logo Browser from Clay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/HBOW/HLY73BEG/F6EHBOWHLY73BEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/HBOW/HLY73BEG/F6EHBOWHLY73BEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/HBOW/HLY73BEG/F6EHBOWHLY73BEG.SMALL.jpg faziefazie What if your favorite browser appears in the form of 3D? Well, now you can make it pop out from your monitor screen. Play with clay is so easy and fun. Even your kids can make it. Well I don't have a kid, even I'm still a kid. LOL Ok, let's get started!! Materials and tools So, here is all yo...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 06:26:23 PDT
DIY Skee Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Skee-Ball-Machine/
DIY Skee Ball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XJ8H/HKM90W53/F5FXJ8HHKM90W53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XJ8H/HKM90W53/F5FXJ8HHKM90W53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/XJ8H/HKM90W53/F5FXJ8HHKM90W53.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus The skee ball machine is a wonderful thing. The simple experience of rolling a ball into a target is so freakishly satisfying that I used to play as much as I could as a kid at the local amusement park/mini-golf course. The sound of the rolling ball on the ramp, the pop as it launched in the air, an...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 10:11:49 PDT
How to Restore, Improve, and Digitize an old microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-Improve-and-Digitize-an-old-microsc/
How to Restore, Improve, and Digitize an old microscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/P813/HLSGSCFV/F4OP813HLSGSCFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/P813/HLSGSCFV/F4OP813HLSGSCFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/P813/HLSGSCFV/F4OP813HLSGSCFV.SMALL.jpg Branebot This microscope was discarded because the lighting mechanism it came with had stopped working entirely.  Changing the light bulb did not fix the problem, and because the whole electrical mechanism had been epoxied into a solid slab during the manufacturing process, it was impossible to see which ind...
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 20:30:34 PDT
the LockClip (the money clip with lock, aka the FlatSafe) http://www.instructables.com/id/the-LockClip-the-money-clip-with-lock-aka-the-Flat/
the LockClip (the money clip with lock, aka the FlatSafe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/PQEF/HLJV238F/FCXPQEFHLJV238F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/PQEF/HLJV238F/FCXPQEFHLJV238F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/PQEF/HLJV238F/FCXPQEFHLJV238F.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi This project means extra funny work for the more daring of you readers ;-) indeed it's only a 3d model, and it has to be built. I'm not very familiar with 3D printing, so I'm not sure about tolerance between moving parts. Anyway there is a fast explanation of my design and how to model it in 3DS Max...
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 14:41:10 PDT
3D Printed Digital Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Digital-Camera/
3D Printed Digital Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/VPNN/HKVLM8QL/FMWVPNNHKVLM8QL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/VPNN/HKVLM8QL/FMWVPNNHKVLM8QL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/VPNN/HKVLM8QL/FMWVPNNHKVLM8QL.SMALL.jpg randofo This is a 3D printed digital camera that you can build yourself. By making your own digital camera, it takes away some of the mystery around how such devices work, and are fabricated. Also, it allows you to fully customize the camera to your liking. You can expand the circuit to have new functiona...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 08:51:10 PDT
EASY Kinect 3D Scanner! http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Kinect-3D-Scanner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/E2HE/HD4VPD1K/FUXE2HEHD4VPD1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/E2HE/HD4VPD1K/FUXE2HEHD4VPD1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/E2HE/HD4VPD1K/FUXE2HEHD4VPD1K.SMALL.jpg toddie123 Hey Instructables community!  In this instructable I will instruct you how to make a DIY 3d scanner using an XBOX-360 Kinect! This instructable is very easy as long as you are patient and follow my instructions in the video. Also, I explain how to correct and fix your image for a nice clean print o...
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 15:25:59 PST
Marble Money / Paper Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Money-Paper-Clip/
Marble Money / Paper Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/O17T/HL5FJDUZ/FN6O17THL5FJDUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/O17T/HL5FJDUZ/FN6O17THL5FJDUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/O17T/HL5FJDUZ/FN6O17THL5FJDUZ.SMALL.jpg Mr_o_uk I wasn't intending on entering the money clip contest, but as I was looking through all the current entries I found that all (bar a couple) seemed to be of a traditional design - using pressure from the 'bend' to hold the money in place. That inspired me to try and enter with a different method... ...
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 13:29:37 PDT
Easy Chocolate Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Chocolate-Sculptures/
Easy Chocolate Sculptures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/L84F/HKF5CZHG/FK7L84FHKF5CZHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/L84F/HKF5CZHG/FK7L84FHKF5CZHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/L84F/HKF5CZHG/FK7L84FHKF5CZHG.SMALL.jpg mygibzone I stumbled apon the art of paper crafting last year & have been hooked ever since . It is an amazingly fun hobby & there are thousands of free templates to choose from online. Seeing how food is my FAVORITE art medium, I decided to experiment to see if I could make the same adorable characters out o...
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:03:13 PDT
How to Build a Fort Using 3d Printed Fort Loops http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Fort-Using-3d-Printed-Fort-Loops/
How to Build a Fort Using 3d Printed Fort Loops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/LF0G/HKPXBDK0/FUALF0GHKPXBDK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/LF0G/HKPXBDK0/FUALF0GHKPXBDK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/LF0G/HKPXBDK0/FUALF0GHKPXBDK0.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack Simply ask, and there are not many people that did not enjoy constructing forts during their childhood. I have a 6 year old nephew who asks almost every time I see him, "Can we build a fort?" I shamefully admit that I have occasionally neglected his requests. You see.... I was one of those kids tha...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 08:48:23 PDT
123D fashionable page markers http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-fashionable-page-markers/
123D fashionable page markers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/361Y/HK6XBAIR/F3T361YHK6XBAIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/361Y/HK6XBAIR/F3T361YHK6XBAIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/361Y/HK6XBAIR/F3T361YHK6XBAIR.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I've been working on this idea for a while. First, I was trying to make it out of wire, but the final product looked almost the same as my twisted ring. Since I already have a spin-off on that one, I didn't wan't to post a third ring with the same technique. So, it was forgotten. Until yesterday. I ...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 14:04:14 PDT
123D secret chamber knitting needles http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-secret-chamber-knitting-needles/
123D secret chamber knitting needles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8COW/HK6XNC3Z/FM68COWHK6XNC3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8COW/HK6XNC3Z/FM68COWHK6XNC3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8COW/HK6XNC3Z/FM68COWHK6XNC3Z.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This instructable shows how I made this 3D model of my own invention made with 123D design. The following text explains what it is and what you can use it for. I hope you like it! (This is the first time I used 123D design, so it is possible this instructable doesn't show the fastest way to create t...
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:25:26 PDT
3D LEGO Card http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-LEGO-Card/
3D LEGO Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/KWK3/HJKBMX0Y/FJ2KWK3HJKBMX0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/KWK3/HJKBMX0Y/FJ2KWK3HJKBMX0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/KWK3/HJKBMX0Y/FJ2KWK3HJKBMX0Y.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick LEGO is so cool!  I loved playing with them and thought it would be fun to make a LEGO themed card.  And to take it a step further, I gave it a little bit of a 3D effect!  Check it out!  I made this using the Silhouette Cameo but you can make it using a paper cutter and hole punch too! Supplies ...
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 17:42:32 PDT