Instructables: exploring - - autodesk - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:43:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Design and 3D Print a Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-3D-Print-a-Phone-Case/
Design and 3D Print a Phone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/SGSG/ISAURN79/FNPSGSGISAURN79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/SGSG/ISAURN79/FNPSGSGISAURN79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/SGSG/ISAURN79/FNPSGSGISAURN79.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop These step-by-step instructions will guide you through the basics of creating a custom phone case using Tinkercad and preparing it for 3D printing. Attached is the file for an iPhone 6 case. Tinkercad is a free web based CAD program: www.tinkercad.com Import or Find Template File The introduction...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:52:55 PDT
Design and 3D Print a Cupcake Topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-3D-Print-a-Cupcake-Topper/
Design and 3D Print a Cupcake Topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/8UPA/IRXTI38V/FP18UPAIRXTI38V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/8UPA/IRXTI38V/FP18UPAIRXTI38V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/8UPA/IRXTI38V/FP18UPAIRXTI38V.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop These step-by-step instructions will guide you through the basics of creating a cupcake topper using Tinkercad and preparing it for 3D printing. It can be a topper for any sweet treat, including but not limited to: pies, cakes, cupcakes, etc. Tinkercad is a free web based CAD program: www.tinkercad....
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:35:26 PDT
Design and 3D Print a Bag Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-3D-Print-a-Bag-Tag/
Design and 3D Print a Bag Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/I3X9/IRXSTKVN/FQCI3X9IRXSTKVN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/I3X9/IRXSTKVN/FQCI3X9IRXSTKVN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/I3X9/IRXSTKVN/FQCI3X9IRXSTKVN.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop These step-by-step instructions will guide you through the basics of creating a bag tag using Tinkercad and preparing it for 3D printing. It can be a tag for your purse, backpack, or luggage!Tinkercad is a free web based CAD program: www.tinkercad.com Create Base 1. Drag and drop a shape ont...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:59:46 PDT
Design and 3D Print a Signal Lamp with Fusion http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-3D-Print-a-Custom-Signal-Lamp-With-Fusi/
Design and 3D Print a Signal Lamp with Fusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/CJ19/IRWEX6N8/FHJCJ19IRWEX6N8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/CJ19/IRWEX6N8/FHJCJ19IRWEX6N8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/CJ19/IRWEX6N8/FHJCJ19IRWEX6N8.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop Design a custom signal lamp using these easy to follow step-by-step instructions.We will guide you through designing a signal lamp shade in Fusion 360 and preparing it for 3D printing. Fusion is available for download at www.autodesk.com/workshopThe Signal Lamp has two pieces: a signal lamp cone(fi...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:24:45 PDT
Design and 3D Print a Pencil Topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-3D-Print-a-Pencil-Topper/
Design and 3D Print a Pencil Topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/4JOA/IRO1IWOL/FUM4JOAIRO1IWOL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/4JOA/IRO1IWOL/FUM4JOAIRO1IWOL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/4JOA/IRO1IWOL/FUM4JOAIRO1IWOL.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop These step-by-step instructions will guide you through the basics of creating a pencil topper using Tinkercad and preparing it for 3D printing.Tinkercad is a free web based CAD program: www.tinkercad.com Create Pencil Topper Base 1. Drag and drop a shape onto the workplanea. Explore the...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:43:28 PDT
Design a Keychain with Fusion in 3 Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Keychain-With-Fusion-in-3-Steps/
Design a Keychain with Fusion in 3 Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/PJAB/IRNSO1KK/FOZPJABIRNSO1KK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/PJAB/IRNSO1KK/FOZPJABIRNSO1KK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/PJAB/IRNSO1KK/FOZPJABIRNSO1KK.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop Design a custom keychain using these easy to follow step-by-step instructions .We will guide you through designing a keychain in Fusion 360 and preparing it for 3D printing. Fusion is available for download atwww.autodesk.com/workshop Upload Template To ease the process of designing a key chain ...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 14:54:10 PDT
Design and 3D Print a Cookie Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-3D-Print-a-Cookie-Cutter/
Design and 3D Print a Cookie Cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/7M8V/IRHULST0/F1M7M8VIRHULST0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/7M8V/IRHULST0/F1M7M8VIRHULST0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/7M8V/IRHULST0/F1M7M8VIRHULST0.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop These step-by-step instructions will guide you through the basics of creating a cookie cutter using Tinkercad and preparing it for 3D printing.Tinkercad is a free web based CAD program: www.tinkercad.com Cookie Cutter Base 1. Drag and drop a shape onto the workplane. This will be a heart cook...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 17:21:32 PDT
3D Printed Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Bookmark-2/
3D Printed Bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/Q380/IR3ZTDQK/FVIQ380IR3ZTDQK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/Q380/IR3ZTDQK/FVIQ380IR3ZTDQK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/Q380/IR3ZTDQK/FVIQ380IR3ZTDQK.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop This content module will guide you through designing a bookmark in Tinkercad and preparing it for 3D printing. Tinkercad is a free web based CAD program: www.tinkercad.com Create Bookmark Base 1. Drag and drop a box onto workplane2. Scale the box to bookmark size, which is about 25mm X 100mm3. ...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:07:37 PDT
123D Catch Photos Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Catch-Photos-Made-Easy/
123D Catch Photos Made Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/2DJB/IPQMG2RA/FOT2DJBIPQMG2RA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/2DJB/IPQMG2RA/FOT2DJBIPQMG2RA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/2DJB/IPQMG2RA/FOT2DJBIPQMG2RA.SMALL.jpg Drillbit You can spend a hundred bucks buying a specialty stand to take 3D capture photos, or make one for yourself with inexpensive household items. For under $20 you can have a setup designed to make taking 360 degree photos of practically anything easy as pie. Using this instructable with a camera on a st...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:55:52 PDT
Campbell Planter - Fully 3D Printed Self-Watering Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Campbell-Planter-Fully-3D-Printed-Self-Watering-Pl/
Campbell Planter - Fully 3D Printed Self-Watering Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/GFRD/IPET0XG0/F3NGFRDIPET0XG0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/GFRD/IPET0XG0/F3NGFRDIPET0XG0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/GFRD/IPET0XG0/F3NGFRDIPET0XG0.SMALL.jpg flowalistik Every day we generate tons of waste, we throw away things that can be really useful in the right context. Starting from that point, I've tried to combine the potential of 3D printing with one of the most common types of waste: food and beverage cans. The result of this idea is available for everyone...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 05:56:09 PDT
Dual axis solar tracker with online energy monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Axis-300W-IOT-Solar-Tracker/
Dual axis solar tracker with online energy monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/5QCA/IP76SBOV/FY25QCAIP76SBOV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/5QCA/IP76SBOV/FY25QCAIP76SBOV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/5QCA/IP76SBOV/FY25QCAIP76SBOV.SMALL.jpg geo bruce This project was one of my final projects I did on my exchange studies in Finland.For this project I worked together with Fatbardh.This is a much larger and more advanced version of one of my first projects ever.Also a solar tracker: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Solar-Tracker/ .The featur...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 15:21:08 PDT
Pride Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Pride-Hat/
Pride Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/SX5O/IOYPYP6G/FG4SX5OIOYPYP6G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/SX5O/IOYPYP6G/FG4SX5OIOYPYP6G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/SX5O/IOYPYP6G/FG4SX5OIOYPYP6G.SMALL.jpg zachary.kron For the Boston 2016 Pride event, folks at work wanted to make a splash with some kind of costume appropriate for the event. We’re a software company (Autodesk) that makes design tools, so naturally we ought to use our stuff, and we ought to have some feature that is appropriate to the event. For t...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 15:48:03 PDT
Otto - build you own robot in two hours! http://www.instructables.com/id/Otto-Build-You-Own-Robot-in-Two-Hours/
Otto - build you own robot in two hours! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/ZC2B/IT685698/F0UZC2BIT685698.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/ZC2B/IT685698/F0UZC2BIT685698.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/ZC2B/IT685698/F0UZC2BIT685698.SMALL.jpg Nestworks Who is Otto?An interactive robot that anyone can make!What can Otto do?Otto walks, dances, makes sounds and avoids obstacles. Why Is Otto special?Otto is completely open source, Arduino compatible, 3D printable, and with a social impact mission to create an inclusive environment for all kids.Otto wa...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 08:43:27 PDT
3D Printed Remote Controlled BB8 Droid - Make Course http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Remote-Controlled-BB8-Droid/
3D Printed Remote Controlled BB8 Droid - Make Course - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KEV6/INUUZBHL/FM8KEV6INUUZBHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KEV6/INUUZBHL/FM8KEV6INUUZBHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KEV6/INUUZBHL/FM8KEV6INUUZBHL.SMALL.jpg jdl92990 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)Hello Guys, This is my final project for the Make Course at USF. We were able to build anything we wanted, as long as it operated with the Arduino platform...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 20:37:36 PDT
Turtle Flashlight Deodorizer in Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle-Flashlight-Deodorizer-in-Fusion-360/
Turtle Flashlight Deodorizer in Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/RD6G/IMM98I45/F2ORD6GIMM98I45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/RD6G/IMM98I45/F2ORD6GIMM98I45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/RD6G/IMM98I45/F2ORD6GIMM98I45.SMALL.jpg flyingpuppy Thanks to the good folks at The High Desert Maker Mill, I recently learned how to use Fusion 360 to make this tiny turtle flashlight that doubles as a car deodorizer. In this Instructable, you will get a free file download for 3D-printing this turtle, and I will show how to design the shell in Fusio...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 09:24:40 PDT
Pier 9 Guide: How to use the panel saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-Guide-How-to-Use-the-Panel-Saw/
Pier 9 Guide: How to use the panel saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/GDAV/IL260NYN/FNAGDAVIL260NYN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/GDAV/IL260NYN/FNAGDAVIL260NYN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/GDAV/IL260NYN/FNAGDAVIL260NYN.SMALL.jpg Stilltrent This Instructable is for Workshop Users at Pier 9.Requirements for using the panel saw at Pier 9: Read through this InstructableTake General Workshop SafetyAsk Shop Staff for help getting materialClean up after yourselfI'm sure everyone has sauntered into a local hardware store or big box lumber ya...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 00:33:23 PST
3D-printed Pull/Pull Door Koozie - AutoDesk Pier 9 AiRs 2016 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-PullPull-Door-Koozie-AutoDesk-Pier-9-Ai/
3D-printed Pull/Pull Door Koozie - AutoDesk Pier 9 AiRs 2016 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/1V9O/IKPSAD8A/F5M1V9OIKPSAD8A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/1V9O/IKPSAD8A/F5M1V9OIKPSAD8A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/1V9O/IKPSAD8A/F5M1V9OIKPSAD8A.SMALL.jpg jimmychion Also known as a push/pull sign, for indicating whether to push or pull a door. To give it some room for creative play in the future, the sign is made of letters that can be removed, rearranged, and replaced. Like keys on a keychain, they slot into the ring and can spin freely.Design Team – Jimmy Chi...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 10:04:08 PST
Ember 3D Printer Build Arm Teardown http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-3D-Printer-Build-Arm-Teardown/
Ember 3D Printer Build Arm Teardown - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/ESLM/IKJ87FOU/FQSESLMIKJ87FOU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/ESLM/IKJ87FOU/FQSESLMIKJ87FOU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/ESLM/IKJ87FOU/FQSESLMIKJ87FOU.SMALL.jpg Steve Crayons The Ember 3D printer is open-hardware. You can download the CAD files for free! Today we’ll take apart the build arm on the printer and examine how it was engineered. This is not a necessary procedure for the operation of the print, just a demonstration of how the components work. Remove build arm...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:35:42 PST
How to Send Art Into Outer Space http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Send-Art-Into-Outer-Space/
How to Send Art Into Outer Space - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/4TWU/IJYUL6EU/FAZ4TWUIJYUL6EU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/4TWU/IJYUL6EU/FAZ4TWUIJYUL6EU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/4TWU/IJYUL6EU/FAZ4TWUIJYUL6EU.SMALL.jpg noahw In February of 2014, a small team of employees from Planet Labs came to Autodesk's Pier 9 to tour our workshop and offices. As we walked and talked, we communed over common values, similar interests, and shared our desire to learn from our respective creative communities. What followed from that d...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 23:08:48 PST
Render Models In Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Render-Models-In-Fusion-360/
Render Models In Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/V2GE/IFGNQRL1/F9QV2GEIFGNQRL1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/V2GE/IFGNQRL1/F9QV2GEIFGNQRL1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/V2GE/IFGNQRL1/F9QV2GEIFGNQRL1.SMALL.jpg tanner.reid1 Rendering Models in Fusion 360 is pretty straight-forward. I'll take you through the steps of cranking out a basic, solid render and then let you play with all the fun tools that make them sweet!This will be a render of an example project for First Build's "Roast Coffee in Your Home Oven" design ch...
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 07:22:23 PDT
Designing a Roasting Tray in Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-a-Roasting-Tray-in-Fusion-360/
Designing a Roasting Tray in Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/DDWG/IFGNSPAV/F4JDDWGIFGNSPAV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/DDWG/IFGNSPAV/F4JDDWGIFGNSPAV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/DDWG/IFGNSPAV/F4JDDWGIFGNSPAV.SMALL.jpg tanner.reid1 Let's make a coffee bean roaster!FirstBuild is a pretty sweet community of designers and engineers where anyone can contribute to the design and production of GE Appliances, and this month they're running a design challenge for a coffee bean roaster that you can use with any common kitchen oven - yo...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 01:38:10 PDT
Mini filament spool and earring carousel stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-filament-spool-and-earring-carousel-stand/
Mini filament spool and earring carousel stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/ZC6S/IF9TC2E6/FQOZC6SIF9TC2E6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/ZC6S/IF9TC2E6/FQOZC6SIF9TC2E6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/ZC6S/IF9TC2E6/FQOZC6SIF9TC2E6.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools This 3D-printable design combines a decorative miniature 3D printer filament spool, and a turning carousel stand for hanging earrings.Tools used for this project: - The CAD software: Autodesk Fusion 360 - The 3D-printing slicer: Simplify3D - The 3D-printer: Flashforge DreamerDOWNLOADSSee the STL fi...
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 13:57:02 PDT
Wedding Cake Toppers, Seat Saver Name Plates, & Photo Booth Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Cake-Toppers-Seat-Saver-Name-Plates-Photo-/
Wedding Cake Toppers, Seat Saver Name Plates, & Photo Booth Fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/V6CE/IDUQS9JP/FW2V6CEIDUQS9JP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/V6CE/IDUQS9JP/FW2V6CEIDUQS9JP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/V6CE/IDUQS9JP/FW2V6CEIDUQS9JP.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Objective: Create a 3D model from an image. This is also how you can easily create a Cake Topper, Photo Booth Goodies Such as mustaches, signs, glasses etc. Skip to the last step (Step 7) to see the easiest method, however it may not be sufficient for more complicated models.Also search Thingiverse ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:23:45 PDT
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Rubber-Bands/
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SMALL.jpg icecats Often when working on projects, I am forced to use a close match of a part instead of the right sized part for the job. The beautiful thing about 3D printing is the ability to customize an object to exactly how you need it. With some basic 3D modeling skills, you can create a part to your desired sp...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 12:15:52 PDT
3D Modeling Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-3D-Modeling/
3D Modeling Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/GYLD/IBTET1KA/F9VGYLDIBTET1KA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/GYLD/IBTET1KA/F9VGYLDIBTET1KA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/GYLD/IBTET1KA/F9VGYLDIBTET1KA.SMALL.jpg printeraction 3D Modeling is used in a variety of applications to make representations of physical objects on the computer. 3D modeling is a subset of Computer Aided Design (CAD), in which you use a computer to assist in the design process for any type of design work. It is used in a variety of applications, most...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 09:33:08 PDT
Make Your Own Custom Coin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Custom-Coin/
Make Your Own Custom Coin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/LPWE/ICRXPKA0/FO3LPWEICRXPKA0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/LPWE/ICRXPKA0/FO3LPWEICRXPKA0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/LPWE/ICRXPKA0/FO3LPWEICRXPKA0.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever Link for the video in case it doesn't show up: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jhASjoxSpkEHave you ever wondered if you would look good on a coin? This is your chance to find out!In the past making your own coin was an ordeal and a half, having to carve out a die and strike malleable metal under seve...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 01:01:33 PDT
3D Printed Sugar-Filled Paperweights http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Sugar-Filled-Paperweights/
3D Printed Sugar-Filled Paperweights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/EGTG/ICHHONCK/FE1EGTGICHHONCK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/EGTG/ICHHONCK/FE1EGTGICHHONCK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/EGTG/ICHHONCK/FE1EGTGICHHONCK.SMALL.jpg icecats Tired of chasing after your loose papers? Don't want to use that eyesore of a paperweight that your coworkers gave you? Maybe it's time to create a custom 3D printed paperweight that will suit you. This Instructable will hopefully give you insight on some basic 3D modeling skills and offer a ne...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:49:24 PDT
4" Seven Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Seven-Segment-Display/
4" Seven Segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SMALL.jpg IamTeknik A seven segment display is a basic display which is made up of LED's arranged in a particular order to display numerical values. They are also able to display a lot of the alphabet but not with very good clarity. As the name implies, this display has 7 segments labelled A through G and labeling is d...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:17:56 PDT
Photo(s) to 3D model http://www.instructables.com/id/Photos-to-3D-model/
Photo(s) to 3D model - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/TJRC/IBYX21P8/FGWTJRCIBYX21P8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/TJRC/IBYX21P8/FGWTJRCIBYX21P8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/TJRC/IBYX21P8/FGWTJRCIBYX21P8.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is a simple way to make a 3D model for you to print.The project includes a (optional) handy tool that you can print to help on the photo shoot.There is 70 pins on the wheel. Clockwise turn steps one pin and counter clockwise jumps 2 pins at a time.Program used to smash up the photos together is...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:50:26 PDT
Rotating 3D Model Capture Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-3D-Model-Capture-Stand/
Rotating 3D Model Capture Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls Autodesk's app 123D Catch let's you upload a series of pictures of objects to create a 3D Model of the object from those pictures. If you read through, the suggestions are to take a series of pictures around the object from a few different heights making sure to encircle the entire object. I figur...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:43:49 PDT
Modeling Props for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Modeling-Props-for-3D-Printing/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:38:52 PDT
Beginners Guide to Maya: Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-Maya-Robots/
Beginners Guide to Maya: Robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/S50V/IA3VBTBH/FOXS50VIA3VBTBH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/S50V/IA3VBTBH/FOXS50VIA3VBTBH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/S50V/IA3VBTBH/FOXS50VIA3VBTBH.SMALL.jpg droidDexter Autodesk Maya is a great tool for creating complex models. If you know what you are doing, you can pretty much design anything with Maya. In this instructable, I will be your guide to simple polygon modelling in Maya. Even with basic tools you can create appealing models, as i will do so in this ins...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 10:00:34 PDT
CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-it-however-it-lays-adjusting-CAM-toolpaths-for/
CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood note: this instructable presumes familiarity with CNC machines and terminology, especially work coordinate systems. If you're not familiar, I suggest reading the extremely comprehensive "learning CNC the hard way" instructable.Wouldn't it be nice if you could just clamp down a part on the CNC mil...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 03:11:56 PDT
Design Your Home with Autodesk Homestyler http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Your-Home-with-Autodesk-Homestyler/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 12:29:50 PDT
Turn a $3 childs toy into a work of art http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-3-childs-toy-into-a-work-of-art/
Turn a $3 childs toy into a work of art - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/EDX5/I9JR4RG3/FV6EDX5I9JR4RG3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/EDX5/I9JR4RG3/FV6EDX5I9JR4RG3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/EDX5/I9JR4RG3/FV6EDX5I9JR4RG3.SMALL.jpg Dust City Designs Introduction:I've always been fascinated by 3D modeling. It is such a new and fascinating area of new age art. One of the most fascinating things about 3d modeling is switching to, and working in a wire frame model. This view shows all the little facets that make up our models. It is such a fascinat...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 14:57:49 PDT
MANIKIN HEAD http://www.instructables.com/id/MANIKIN-HEAD/
MANIKIN HEAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/6VNA/I9FGU6L0/F946VNAI9FGU6L0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/6VNA/I9FGU6L0/F946VNAI9FGU6L0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/6VNA/I9FGU6L0/F946VNAI9FGU6L0.SMALL.jpg pensa When was the last time you needed a manikin head? Probably yesterday. Here's your fix! We used Autodesk's 123D Make to turn a solid CAD model into cross-sectional lines for the DIWire to bend. For our joinery, we used some 3D printed clips to assemble the sections into a functional volume. Scroll...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 13:42:51 PDT
Make 3D printable Voronoi Patterns with Autodesk® Meshmixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Voronoi-Pattern-with-Autodesk-Meshmixer/
Make 3D printable Voronoi Patterns with Autodesk® Meshmixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/WGC4/I941BC0C/FOVWGC4I941BC0C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/WGC4/I941BC0C/FOVWGC4I941BC0C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/WGC4/I941BC0C/FOVWGC4I941BC0C.SMALL.jpg marshallpeck Voronoi patterns make interesting, organic looking models. Add a Voronoi pattern to any .STL or 3D model that will import into Autodesk Meshmixer by reducing polygons and applying the [Dual Edges] pattern. Read more about Voronoi diagrams on Wikipedia. Download Meshmixer for free here.*View All Step...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 06:33:04 PDT
How to make a 3D model from an image http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-model-from-an-image/
How to make a 3D model from an image - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/ZMET/I8PQWHCM/FRTZMETI8PQWHCM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/ZMET/I8PQWHCM/FRTZMETI8PQWHCM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/ZMET/I8PQWHCM/FRTZMETI8PQWHCM.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Objective: Create a model from an image. This is also how you can easily create a cookie cutter, cake topper,etc. Skip to the last step to see the easiest way to create a cookie cutter.To learn how to master 3D Printing see more posts at:http://3dprintingninja.blogspot.comPlease leave your comments....
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:40:51 PDT
Download, edit and print your own parts from McMaster-Carr http://www.instructables.com/id/Download-Edit-And-Print-Your-Own-Parts-From-McMast/
Download, edit and print your own parts from McMaster-Carr - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist McMaster Carr is an amazing resource. It's well laid out, informative, comprehensive..but even better, they provide free 3D models for most of their parts. Not all, but many. If you have access to a 3D printer, you can print these parts yourself. Pretty cool, eh? Find your parts First, point you...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:41:06 PST
Liminal Mass: 3D Printed Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Liminal-Mass-3D-Printed-Ceiling/
Liminal Mass: 3D Printed Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio Liminal MassLiminal Mass is a graft within ceiling architecture in a coastal house: a long, narrow piece suspended within the a ceiling annex. Responsive to the environment, the surface’s reflective properties will change throughout the day, alternating between opacity and translucency. Lighting com...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:48:48 PST
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Brain-on-Pier-9-CNC-Milled-Corian/
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SMALL.jpg syedrezaali Towards the end of my residency at Autodesk / Instructables @ Pier 9 I got inspired to create a piece about the residency at the pier and how it affected me. If you haven't heard of the Artist-Rn-Residency Program at Pier 9, check out this video that summarizes what it's all about! When I started th...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:06:49 PST
Generative 3D Voronoi Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/Generative-3D-Voronoi-Puzzle/
Generative 3D Voronoi Puzzles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BC3W/I4J7DR0V/FD3BC3WI4J7DR0V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BC3W/I4J7DR0V/FD3BC3WI4J7DR0V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BC3W/I4J7DR0V/FD3BC3WI4J7DR0V.SMALL.jpg syedrezaali Last year, I became interested in voronoi patterns. These patterns are found in nature (ex., soap bubbles, butterfly wings, giraffe spots, etc). In addition, these patterns are applied in economics, math, and computational geometry as well. They are referred to as a "Voronoi Diagram". Other Machi...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:04:18 PST
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Pincer-from-Software-installation-printing/
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome So you want to get into making cool stuff with 3D printing but you don’t know how to start? Then hopefully this little tutorial will help you get going. If you just came for the STL files feel free, the link is below. Although I have used "TinkerCAD" in the past, I wanted something that had a bit ...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:08:27 PST
Bent Plywood Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Plywood-Chair/
Bent Plywood Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/CZRS/I2P3P4CG/FEUCZRSI2P3P4CG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/CZRS/I2P3P4CG/FEUCZRSI2P3P4CG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/CZRS/I2P3P4CG/FEUCZRSI2P3P4CG.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON The Bent Plywood Chair is part of a broader study I'm up to experimenting with ergonomics- trying different materials and construction methods using the dimensions and posture of Mies van der Rohe's Barcelona Pavillion Chair (1929). This one is made using 3/4" plywood and kerf bending for smooth c...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:23:45 PST
Hang Art on a Staircase! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-Art-on-a-Staircase/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:48:14 PST
Pier 9 Guide: 5-Axis DMS - How to Use the DMS Dust Collector http://www.instructables.com/id/DMS-Dust-Collector/
Pier 9 Guide: 5-Axis DMS - How to Use the DMS Dust Collector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/C7LK/I2GJ2RY1/F80C7LKI2GJ2RY1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/C7LK/I2GJ2RY1/F80C7LKI2GJ2RY1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/C7LK/I2GJ2RY1/F80C7LKI2GJ2RY1.SMALL.jpg p9shopstaff This Instructable is for Workshop Users at Pier 9.Requirements for using the CNC machines at Pier 9Take General Workshop Safety Class. Take relevant CNC Basic Use and Safety Class(es).Use the installed spindle dust collector whenever possible. This system prevents, and enthusiastically inhales, sm...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:19:46 PST
GNK-USB Power Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/GNK-USB-Power-Droid/
GNK-USB Power Droid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/T7JG/I1TQIVMI/FFBT7JGI1TQIVMI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/T7JG/I1TQIVMI/FFBT7JGI1TQIVMI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/T7JG/I1TQIVMI/FFBT7JGI1TQIVMI.SMALL.jpg dace.campbell Earlier in the year, I asked "the Internet" for a USB charger in the form of a "GNK Power Droid" from Star Wars. For those who may not know, GNK (pronounced "gonk") droids are secondary characters spotted in background scenes throughout the Star Wars universe, walking around as mobile power generat...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:36:50 PDT
From Model to Mill (using HSM to get your design from the computer to the machine bed) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Model-to-Mill-using-HSM-to-get-your-design-fr/
From Model to Mill (using HSM to get your design from the computer to the machine bed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SMALL.jpg PATHfab Many of you reading this probably have access to and experience with some sort of 3D design software whether it’s professional or free. Out of those people, there are probably fewer who happen to have access to some sort of CNC machine (a ShopBot or other CNC router or mill). Of those, I’d be willi...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:17:06 PDT
Digital Fabrication : Bent Lamination Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Fabrication-Bent-Lamination-Mold/
Digital Fabrication : Bent Lamination Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OVQF/I1C42C3I/FXKOVQFI1C42C3I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OVQF/I1C42C3I/FXKOVQFI1C42C3I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OVQF/I1C42C3I/FXKOVQFI1C42C3I.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft Creating the Mold for Bent Lamination on a Laser CutterThis Instructable will teach you the Digital Fabrication workflow I used to take a 3D Model and create a laser cut, Cardboard Bent Lamination Mold.We will be creating a skateboard design and it's camber (The curvature in the deck created from th...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:44:31 PDT
Pier 9 Guide: Beginner and Advanced CAM Programming http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-CNC-The-Hard-Way/
Pier 9 Guide: Beginner and Advanced CAM Programming - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/YIVI/IK1HP5HV/FRPYIVIIK1HP5HV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/YIVI/IK1HP5HV/FRPYIVIIK1HP5HV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/YIVI/IK1HP5HV/FRPYIVIIK1HP5HV.SMALL.jpg p9shopstaff This Instructable is for Workshop Users at Pier 9. It was originally written by Dan Vidakovich.This Instructable is a detailed, step-by-step set of instructions to show you how to program a part using CAM (Computer Aided Manufacturing). Using Autodesk's Inventor Pro HSM 2016, you will learn how to p...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:12:58 PDT