Instructables: exploring - - printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:29:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Darth Vader Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Darth-Vader-Lamp/
Darth Vader Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/OQ32/IPTJGROB/FU0OQ32IPTJGROB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/OQ32/IPTJGROB/FU0OQ32IPTJGROB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/OQ32/IPTJGROB/FU0OQ32IPTJGROB.SMALL.jpg mickeal_alex Welcome to the making of my Darth Vader lamp statue, as a quick intro i started working on this project a couple of years ago while i was studying how to sculpt cloth and remembered i had a Darth Vader i started and decided to use him since he has a lot of clothing elements.Eventually i remodeled ev...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:11:40 PDT
Make Your Prints Stick to Your Build Surface! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Prints-Stick-to-Your-Build-Surface/
Make Your Prints Stick to Your Build Surface! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/I3LN/IPOEK3AA/FOJI3LNIPOEK3AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/I3LN/IPOEK3AA/FOJI3LNIPOEK3AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/I3LN/IPOEK3AA/FOJI3LNIPOEK3AA.SMALL.jpg ash_doge When I built my printer, I was so excited to get printing! I knew that 99 times out of 100, the filament doesn't stick well to the glass that you put on your heated bed. There are a lot of ways around this, including (but not limited to) blue painters tape, kapton tape, hairspray, and even a ABS/A...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 19:24:07 PDT
3D Printed Camera Grip: From Concept to Product http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Camera-Grip-From-Concept-to-Product/
3D Printed Camera Grip: From Concept to Product - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Y93J/IPOA43B2/FJ1Y93JIPOA43B2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Y93J/IPOA43B2/FJ1Y93JIPOA43B2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Y93J/IPOA43B2/FJ1Y93JIPOA43B2.SMALL.jpg umami_tsunami My Olympus E-PL6 shipped with a hand grip that proved to be quite disappointing. Its odd shape and small form factor made it difficult to grasp my camera comfortably with two hands, and wielding the camera with only one hand was out of the question. Clearly, the ergonomics of the PL6 desperately nee...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 21:25:39 PDT
RS-LM 2014 Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro 3d printed RC car http://www.instructables.com/id/RS-LM-2014-Audi-R18-E-Tron-Quattro-3d-Printed-RC-C/
RS-LM 2014 Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro 3d printed RC car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/JE7X/IPOA2OYT/F4NJE7XIPOA2OYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/JE7X/IPOA2OYT/F4NJE7XIPOA2OYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/JE7X/IPOA2OYT/F4NJE7XIPOA2OYT.SMALL.jpg brettt3 By: Brett Turnagewww.bti3dlabs.comtwitter: @3dprintracetechARTICLES3ders.comhttp://www.3ders.org/articles/20160622-3d-print-your-very-own-rs-lm-2014-audi-r18-e-tron-quattro-rc-racecar.html3printr.com https://www.3printr.com/40501-4740501/Competitionx.comhttp://www.competitionx.com/news-feed/3d-prin...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:46:28 PDT
3D Printed USB Articulated Lamp (internal cable routing) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-USB-Articulated-Lamp-internal-Cable-Rou/
3D Printed USB Articulated Lamp (internal cable routing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/EPJW/IPH4TUY2/FS5EPJWIPH4TUY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/EPJW/IPH4TUY2/FS5EPJWIPH4TUY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/EPJW/IPH4TUY2/FS5EPJWIPH4TUY2.SMALL.jpg RyanLench99 In this project i will show you how to create a 3D printed articulated lamp. This is a reasonably advanced project as it take on average around 6 hours to model out completely checking all the details. The product has internal cable routing to create the crisp clean look whilst following the classic...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:17:50 PDT
3D Printed Smartphone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Smartphone-Holder/
3D Printed Smartphone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/6JU1/IPH4T3DA/FPD6JU1IPH4T3DA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/6JU1/IPH4T3DA/FPD6JU1IPH4T3DA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/6JU1/IPH4T3DA/FPD6JU1IPH4T3DA.SMALL.jpg Nikus I'm amazed of capabilities of 3D printing. Everyday I'm discovering new features of it. And up to week ago was thinking that, 3D printing it's just amazing technology for makers, artists and so on. But that week ago I started to ride on my bike because in Poland now temperature is getting better eve...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 05:36:45 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/5QCA/IP76SBOV/FY25QCAIP76SBOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/5QCA/IP76SBOV/FY25QCAIP76SBOV.SQUARE.jpg http://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
5 Amazing Science Tricks to Make With Your Friends!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Amazing-Science-Tricks-to-Make-With-Your-Friends/
5 Amazing Science Tricks to Make With Your Friends!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/9L0V/IP5VWZRD/FK49L0VIP5VWZRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/9L0V/IP5VWZRD/FK49L0VIP5VWZRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/9L0V/IP5VWZRD/FK49L0VIP5VWZRD.SMALL.jpg MORENA DIY These are 5 amazing simple tricks that you can perform at home and you need to know. Are so easy and funny this Life hacks!!!https://youtu.be/3O38qaBUIC0 No-leak magic bag You need is a zip baggy, bamboo skewers and water. Fill the bag almost to the top. Zip it shut, and start sticking bamboo ske...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 05:54:25 PDT
Easily Print an Unusual Shape http://www.instructables.com/id/Easily-Print-an-Unusual-Shape/
Easily Print an Unusual Shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SAMS/IOYDE3BG/FB0SAMSIOYDE3BG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SAMS/IOYDE3BG/FB0SAMSIOYDE3BG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SAMS/IOYDE3BG/FB0SAMSIOYDE3BG.SMALL.jpg JmsDwh I lost the end cap from my barbecue during a move last year and I kept hoping the piece would turn up somewhere. In the meantime, I covered the end with duct tape, but it had a very unfinished feel and looked even worse. Unfortunately, the end cap never did turn up but I have gotten better at modeli...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 09:34:45 PDT
Bluetooth Fan Speed Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Fan-Speed-Controller/
Bluetooth Fan Speed Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Have you ever got all nice and comfy in your seat, wrapped in blankets ready to watch Netflix, only to realise you left the fan on? Turn the fan on a warm night only to be awoken by freezing wind circulating your bedroom? If you're like me and have these problems a lot, then maybe you should make th...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 04:42:51 PDT
100W LED Torch Flash Light - Designing/3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/100W-LED-Torch-Flash-Light-Designing3D-Printing/
100W LED Torch Flash Light - Designing/3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/9B2Y/IO34EHUP/FJD9B2YIO34EHUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/9B2Y/IO34EHUP/FJD9B2YIO34EHUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/9B2Y/IO34EHUP/FJD9B2YIO34EHUP.SMALL.jpg Nickolae I first came across the concept of making a very powerful torch (or flash light to our American cousins) from a YouTuber Matt aka DIY Perks. He re-purposed a CPU heat sink and a custom aluminium frame to make an insanely powerful hand held light. With the release of Instructables' 3D Printing contes...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 06:58:56 PDT
DIY Gold Foil Printing for Invitations and Envelope Liners http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gold-Foil-Printing-for-Invitations-and-Envelop/
DIY Gold Foil Printing for Invitations and Envelope Liners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/20BB/INYS37IA/FLS20BBINYS37IA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/20BB/INYS37IA/FLS20BBINYS37IA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/20BB/INYS37IA/FLS20BBINYS37IA.SMALL.jpg angelabchua As I begin the daunting task of planning my wedding, I realize how expensive wedding related items are. In an effort to save money where I can, I decided to make my own Save the Dates from scratch. After seeing some of the prices for gold foil invitations, I realized that I didn't want to spend $3+ ...
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Sun, 8 May 2016 12:56:37 PDT
Machine Senses: Ear Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-Senses-Ear-Microphone/
Machine Senses: Ear Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/UXTK/INQBK4KC/FGGUXTKINQBK4KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/UXTK/INQBK4KC/FGGUXTKINQBK4KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/UXTK/INQBK4KC/FGGUXTKINQBK4KC.SMALL.gif purincess If you think about it, machines and computers are like us in many ways — they have brains (processors), eyes (cameras), ears (microphones), etc. Machine Senses is a series of artifacts that aim to reverse the perspective on how we perceive technology. How do machines see and sense us? How do we huma...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 01:16:02 PDT
Prototyping Toolkit for Prosthetic Arm Extensions http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-Toolkit-for-Low-Tech-Extensions-of-a-P/
Prototyping Toolkit for Prosthetic Arm Extensions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/23HH/IP9RB6V2/FPN23HHIP9RB6V2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/23HH/IP9RB6V2/FPN23HHIP9RB6V2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/23HH/IP9RB6V2/FPN23HHIP9RB6V2.SMALL.jpg TerrynRobbe As shown in the pictures, this Toolkit can be attached to a Prosthetic Work-Arm to allow persons with an arm amputation to attach 'low-tech' tools to their prosthesis. Its goal is to give these persons the ability to test and prototype prosthetic arm extensions and search for the right dimensions an...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 02:16:14 PDT
The D-Bot, my self made reprap. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-D-Bot-My-Self-Made-Reprap/
The D-Bot, my self made reprap. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/RLTN/IN4P9ESO/FAORLTNIN4P9ESO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/RLTN/IN4P9ESO/FAORLTNIN4P9ESO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/RLTN/IN4P9ESO/FAORLTNIN4P9ESO.SMALL.jpg AndreasDesmedt After I bought my first printer and began printing for friends, I felt I could use a 2nd printer. Instead of just buying a 2nd one, I came up with the idea to build a reprap. I had a printer, so I could print the parts. You could buy the other parts everywhere on the internet, so that wasn't a probl...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 10:13:23 PDT
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. http://www.instructables.com/id/GotMesh-the-Most-Cheap-and-Simplistic-3D-Scanner/
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SMALL.jpg yenfre got mesh? is the most cheap and simplistic open source 3D scanner.If you liked this instructable, please vote for it in the 3D Printing Contest 2016.got mesh? allows owners of 3D printers to easily recreate detailed difficult to model objects to later 3D print. The goals for this project was to make...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 08:35:07 PDT
Minecraft Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Watch/
Minecraft Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/X69S/IMRYQIVJ/FJBX69SIMRYQIVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/X69S/IMRYQIVJ/FJBX69SIMRYQIVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/X69S/IMRYQIVJ/FJBX69SIMRYQIVJ.SMALL.jpg gigafide This is a functional watch that I made for my nephew based on the Minecraft clock. If you or someone you know is really into Minecraft, this watch is sure to be a welcomed novelty! The idea is based on the clock item in Minecraft. Essentially it just shows day and night so that if the player is unde...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 20:23:55 PDT
DIY Miniature Batsignal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Miniature-Batsignal/
DIY Miniature Batsignal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/U1Z5/IMTGJFEO/FGPU1Z5IMTGJFEO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/U1Z5/IMTGJFEO/FGPU1Z5IMTGJFEO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/U1Z5/IMTGJFEO/FGPU1Z5IMTGJFEO.SMALL.jpg Cybersynchro. Hello guys and welcome to my DIY miniature bat-signal instructable, for when to call the batman when you need help! Or you can just use it for decoration :pAnd sorry for my English if you don't understand some parts, English is not my primary language.This build will work by putting a plug into a so...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 14:10:26 PDT
DIY LED Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Bar/
DIY LED Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/D16P/IMQLHN5G/FX3D16PIMQLHN5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/D16P/IMQLHN5G/FX3D16PIMQLHN5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/D16P/IMQLHN5G/FX3D16PIMQLHN5G.SMALL.jpg oisrjf Purpose and Description:The purpose of this project was to improve Richard's aquarium. He is planning to have a new fish aquarium and wants a nice light design in the aquarium. The project consists of a box that was 3D printed giving it a slick and stealthy look and electronics (arduino and a breadb...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 17:52:03 PDT
3D printed snake robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Snake-Robot/
3D printed snake robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/IRKM/IMF3YQ9E/FVJIRKMIMF3YQ9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/IRKM/IMF3YQ9E/FVJIRKMIMF3YQ9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/IRKM/IMF3YQ9E/FVJIRKMIMF3YQ9E.SMALL.jpg Nikus When I got my 3D printer I started to think what can I make with it. I printed a lot of things but I wanted to make a whole construction using 3D printing. Then I thought about making robot animal. My first idea was to make a dog or spider, but a lot of people already made dogs and spiders. I was th...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 06:06:56 PDT
Make a Brass Hot-End Nozzle for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Brass-Hot-End-Nozzle-for-3D-Printing/
Make a Brass Hot-End Nozzle for 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/M6GS/ILID4K71/FUYM6GSILID4K71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/M6GS/ILID4K71/FUYM6GSILID4K71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/M6GS/ILID4K71/FUYM6GSILID4K71.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop Low quality 3d printing nozzles are often the ones that prevents your model from being printed as perfectly as they should. In this video I am gonna show you how to machine your own hot-end nozzle on a budged. Designing a Nozzle (3d software) - let start this project by drawing it in a solidwork...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 09:08:07 PST
TETRIX 3D-Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetrix-3D-Printer/
TETRIX 3D-Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X2M2/IKMV7KJI/FL7X2M2IKMV7KJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X2M2/IKMV7KJI/FL7X2M2IKMV7KJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X2M2/IKMV7KJI/FL7X2M2IKMV7KJI.SMALL.jpg k2tech The TETRIX 3D-Printer was designed as an educational tool for middle and high school technology students, robotics teams, and adults. The purpose of constructing the printer is to train people's building, tool usage, electronics, CAD, and programming skills with a single project. You also get a 3D-p...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 23:32:26 PST
Make a Stamp From Metal Type (Sort) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Stamp-From-Metal-Type-Sort/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:05:13 PST
Ember 3D Printer Build Arm Teardown http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-3D-Printer-Build-Arm-Teardown/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:35:42 PST
Fading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fading-Lamp/
Fading Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/QV4Q/IK5PYVJK/FPYQV4QIK5PYVJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/QV4Q/IK5PYVJK/FPYQV4QIK5PYVJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/QV4Q/IK5PYVJK/FPYQV4QIK5PYVJK.SMALL.jpg pascal0312 Hey everybody,This will be a tutorial to make a lamp that gives a pulsating light. There are leds inside the lamp and when you turn it on it gives a nice fading effect.I decided to create a hexagon shape since I'm not an expert in AutoCAD and I tried to create another shape but this was too big and ...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 20:06:04 PST
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-Quadcopter/
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SMALL.jpg Jan H It has been a dream for me to own a quadcopter for a few years now nevertheless, I did not want a very cheap one, which would break really easily, but at the same time I did not want to buy a really expensive one. At my school, I had to choose a year long project, and I was wondering if it was possi...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:50:26 PST
3D Printer RGB LED Feedback http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-RGB-LED-Feedback/
3D Printer RGB LED Feedback - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/NASC/IJAACCZM/FRANASCIJAACCZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/NASC/IJAACCZM/FRANASCIJAACCZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/NASC/IJAACCZM/FRANASCIJAACCZM.SMALL.jpg LVMJohnson1996 When I was in high school I was a tad jealous that the Makerbot we owned, had RGB temperature feedback. After I learned enough, I decided to replicate the design and add more feedback capabilities. With this you can turn the lights off and on; change colors for pauses, temperature, prep, cleaning; o...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 08:39:10 PST
Printing Conductive Patterns on Flexible Material TfCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-Conductive-Patterns-on-Flexible-Material-/
Printing Conductive Patterns on Flexible Material TfCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/NE04/II7RHFVH/FFANE04II7RHFVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/NE04/II7RHFVH/FFANE04II7RHFVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/NE04/II7RHFVH/FFANE04II7RHFVH.SMALL.jpg erikandnadieh In this instructable, we will give a basic tutorial on how to print conductive patterns on flexible materials. What is ‘printing conductive patterns’?A conductive pattern is a network of conductive material that conducts energy from one point to another. This is common in for example circuit boards....
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 08:00:37 PST
3D Print A Micro-Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Micro-Light/
3D Print A Micro-Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/GH3S/IHZ4T511/FQWGH3SIHZ4T511.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/GH3S/IHZ4T511/FQWGH3SIHZ4T511.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/GH3S/IHZ4T511/FQWGH3SIHZ4T511.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Here is a simple 3d printed, 3 part LED micro light, small enough to hang on a key-chain. How It works A micro flashlight that can be attached to a key-chain can be easily 3d printed.The LED slides in and out of channels in the case to act as a slide switch to turn it on. A square hole on the sid...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:36:33 PST
Arduino Controlled Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Helicopter/
Arduino Controlled Helicopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/M6YF/IHXP92RJ/F96M6YFIHXP92RJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/M6YF/IHXP92RJ/F96M6YFIHXP92RJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/M6YF/IHXP92RJ/F96M6YFIHXP92RJ.SMALL.jpg mikillaa This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com). The aim of this course was to teach us creativity, ingenuity, and practical application of skills such as 3D modeling, circuitry, etc.. My project was a ...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 14:30:52 PST
How to make a 3D printed key(FULL TUTORIAL) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-printed-keyFULL-TUTORIAL/
How to make a 3D printed key(FULL TUTORIAL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YSFS/IEQY4ZDK/FDOYSFSIEQY4ZDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YSFS/IEQY4ZDK/FDOYSFSIEQY4ZDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YSFS/IEQY4ZDK/FDOYSFSIEQY4ZDK.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop Hi everybody,It is very clever to have a spare key hidden somewhere around your house. In this project I am gonna show you how to duplicate a steel key and 3d print a plastic one which can lock and unlock the door as easy as a steel one.Video: How is a key structured - Let's start this project wi...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 11:02:24 PDT
Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Pencil-Holder-8/
Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QYBP/IEKIZEPE/FQSQYBPIEKIZEPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QYBP/IEKIZEPE/FQSQYBPIEKIZEPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QYBP/IEKIZEPE/FQSQYBPIEKIZEPE.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran We’ll be learning how to use TinkerCAD in this project to make a pencil holder that looks like a simple cartoonish mole. Once modeling is finished the model will be 3D printed. Fire Up TinkerCAD! Let's start by going to www.TinkerCAD.com and signing up with a free account. If you don't have an ...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 00:49:48 PDT
3D printed monogram cake topper http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-monogram-cake-topper/
3D printed monogram cake topper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/VVUG/IEID8WVT/FDBVVUGIEID8WVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/VVUG/IEID8WVT/FDBVVUGIEID8WVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/VVUG/IEID8WVT/FDBVVUGIEID8WVT.SMALL.jpg Flecks In this Instructable, i will go over the process of making a 3D printed monogram cake topper. I will be using Solidworks, but i assume similar features will be present in most other CAD programs. One major step that I learned along the way, was to "dissasemble" text vectors, that are otherwise impos...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 10:25:04 PDT
Save (a Little) Water with a 3D Printed Toilet Sink! http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-a-Little-Water-with-a-3D-Printed-Toilet-Sink/
Save (a Little) Water with a 3D Printed Toilet Sink! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/PWBH/IECNFQ7V/FGVPWBHIECNFQ7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/PWBH/IECNFQ7V/FGVPWBHIECNFQ7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/PWBH/IECNFQ7V/FGVPWBHIECNFQ7V.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike Not long ago I saw an instructable on hacking a toilet for free water and I wanted to see if I could make my own version using my 3D printer. In summary, a 'toilet sink' is just a simple plumbing hack that lets you wash your hands with the fresh water a toilet uses to flush. In this way it can reduc...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 15:29:32 PDT
Stylized Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Stylized-Pen-Holder-Using-Blender/
Stylized Pen Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/9MPJ/IE42R1FW/FMJ9MPJIE42R1FW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/9MPJ/IE42R1FW/FMJ9MPJIE42R1FW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/9MPJ/IE42R1FW/FMJ9MPJIE42R1FW.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran In this instructable you will learn how to make a simple but gorgeous looking stylized Pen Holder This project was made by Abdullah Al-Dar Requirements To make this project you will need: Basic Blender skills. No idea what Blender is? No worries, visit www.blender.org to download the package. ...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 07:56:10 PDT
DIY 3D Printed Electric Skateboard with 1500W of power! http://www.instructables.com/id/1500W-3d-printed-electric-skateboard/
DIY 3D Printed Electric Skateboard with 1500W of power! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/1E23/IE2FZ38K/FPD1E23IE2FZ38K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/1E23/IE2FZ38K/FPD1E23IE2FZ38K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/1E23/IE2FZ38K/FPD1E23IE2FZ38K.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal I saw these videos on the internet with people riding electric skateboard and going really fast. Well, I wanted to do the same thing, but those boards were 1500 USD, too expensive for me. My diy version only cost me 150$ that is 10% of the cost of the commercial ones! Granted mine is not perfect, it...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:54:43 PDT
Delta Bot: DIY 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Delta-Bot-Perfect-DIY-3D-Printer/
Delta Bot: DIY 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/F286/IFZQSDJ0/F3IF286IFZQSDJ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/F286/IFZQSDJ0/F3IF286IFZQSDJ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/F286/IFZQSDJ0/F3IF286IFZQSDJ0.SMALL.jpg Danny Lu Build the efficient and reliable all metal structure 3D Printer with top notch parts. Improved significantly with new concepts for printers. Great quality and up to 400 mm/s print speed (very fast). Built with heated bed, hybrid bowden suspended extruder, and counterweight (tested printing 21 hours ...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:31:14 PDT
DIY Piranha Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Piranha-Plant/
DIY Piranha Plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OV4G/IDA2GR5E/FTHOV4GIDA2GR5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OV4G/IDA2GR5E/FTHOV4GIDA2GR5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OV4G/IDA2GR5E/FTHOV4GIDA2GR5E.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is a simple DIY project for making your own Piranha Plant.The "pipe" is printed with 3D printer.This is a really simple and quick project to do! Desing I made the Pipe with Tinkercad.Just attach a tube on a larger tube and make a hole inside. Id you are interested in 3D design this is a mus...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 04:22:20 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Arc Reactor 2.0 (3d printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arc-Reactor-20-3d-printed/
Arc Reactor 2.0 (3d printed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3BUJ/ICWFY82Z/FEG3BUJICWFY82Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3BUJ/ICWFY82Z/FEG3BUJICWFY82Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3BUJ/ICWFY82Z/FEG3BUJICWFY82Z.SMALL.jpg Sentient Meat In this instructables, I will be showing you how to make an arc reactor. **The arc reactor I created was my own unique build.**The materials you will need for this instructables are as follows:-18 3d printed parts (7 different parts with multiples)-3 RGB LED's-Multiple wires wires-An Arduino Uno-A 9...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 01:52:11 PDT
Print Conductive Circuits With An Inkjet Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-Conductive-Circuits-With-An-Inkjet-Printer/
Print Conductive Circuits With An Inkjet Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/GVLL/IC8X2AD7/FWCGVLLIC8X2AD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/GVLL/IC8X2AD7/FWCGVLLIC8X2AD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/GVLL/IC8X2AD7/FWCGVLLIC8X2AD7.SMALL.jpg Maximous This tutorial will teach you how to modify your average inkjet printer to be able to print electrically conductive circuits. This technology is fairly new but can provide a faster and safer prototyping option for DIY printed circuit boards. This project also acts as an introduction to the larger fie...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 06:20:40 PDT
easy t-shirt printing without silk screen http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-t-shirt-printing-without-silk-screen/
easy t-shirt printing without silk screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/X1LB/IC5C6JG2/FFKX1LBIC5C6JG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/X1LB/IC5C6JG2/FFKX1LBIC5C6JG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/X1LB/IC5C6JG2/FFKX1LBIC5C6JG2.SMALL.jpg buck2217 Sometimes you just want to say something without actually saying it. As a naturalised kiwi, I occasionally need to put cheeky Aussies in their place. This is my solution !!! ;-)I had a bunch of free T-shirts and the paint was NZ$13 and I have enough for about 50 shirts.Materials/ToolsA blank T-shirt...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 23:32:55 PDT
Geometer's Triangle Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometers-Triangle-Pen/
Geometer's Triangle Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/YBLJ/IB8PS1T7/FI0YBLJIB8PS1T7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/YBLJ/IB8PS1T7/FI0YBLJIB8PS1T7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/YBLJ/IB8PS1T7/FI0YBLJIB8PS1T7.SMALL.jpg lopuz3 I found myself with an assignment to build whatever I wanted out of metal, with full access to Stanford's Product Realization Lab, a fairly extensive shop.With the opportunity, I wanted to make something I could use and admire every day. As a student, I decided to make a pen, something that would b...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:53:59 PDT
Edible chess set http://www.instructables.com/id/Eatable-chess-set/
Edible chess set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/SW8Y/IB7RQ2IW/FC6SW8YIB7RQ2IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/SW8Y/IB7RQ2IW/FC6SW8YIB7RQ2IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/SW8Y/IB7RQ2IW/FC6SW8YIB7RQ2IW.SMALL.jpg Make it BIG In this Instructable, I will show you, how to create an edible chess set.You will need: The 3D-printed cookie cutters (the files are included in this Instructable)The 3D-printed stands (the files are included in this Instructable) Flour Baking powder Sugar Vanilla sugar Eggs Butter Cocoa...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:09:48 PDT
3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Mini-USB-Vacuum-Cleaner/
3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SMALL.jpg loboat 3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleanerby Loann BOUDIN | 2015My purpose to design a mini USB vacuum cleaner was the consequence of the mess I was confronted to, after making stuff for hours with plastic, wood, and electronic parts on my desk.I needed a small and efficient device to clean the mess, so I d...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:40:38 PDT
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Chimera-60-DLP-resin-3d-printer/
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SMALL.jpg matstermind I have been on a hunt for the past several years to find a cheap and simple, yet moderately high resolution 3D printer. I had 3 different 3D printers partially constructed when I heard about the amazing technology of DLP Stereo lithography (SLA) printers. I have finally found enough parts at the...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 18:28:48 PDT
3D Printed BATON - 100% 3D Printed - Prints in ONE PRINT - ALREADY ASSEMBLED - SINGLE EXTRUDER - NO SUPPORTS http://www.instructables.com/id/100-3D-Printed-Baton-LIGHTSABER-Prints-in-ONE-PRIN/
3D Printed BATON - 100% 3D Printed - Prints in ONE PRINT - ALREADY ASSEMBLED - SINGLE EXTRUDER - NO SUPPORTS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/7N1S/IAG0FR2O/FAS7N1SIAG0FR2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/7N1S/IAG0FR2O/FAS7N1SIAG0FR2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/7N1S/IAG0FR2O/FAS7N1SIAG0FR2O.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly THIS BATON WILL PRINT IN ONE PRINT, WITH A SINGLE EXTRUDER, AND WITH NO SUPPORTS OR RAFT... MOST PRINTERS WILL BE ABLE TO PRINT IT PRETTY EASILYHere is a video of me explaining the Baton: OVERVIEW:This is a baton that I designed after gaining inspiration from a previous part that I designed for my...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 03:57:25 PDT
Guy-Manuel Daft Punk Helmet with Programmable LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Guy-Manuel-Daft-Punk-Helmet-with-Programmable-LED-/
Guy-Manuel Daft Punk Helmet with Programmable LED Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/F5IQ/IAG0EDND/FZLF5IQIAG0EDND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/F5IQ/IAG0EDND/FZLF5IQIAG0EDND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/F5IQ/IAG0EDND/FZLF5IQIAG0EDND.SMALL.jpg Helpsey In this Instructable, you will be building a Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo Daft Punk Helmet with programmable LED lighting. It's a long project that will take several tens of hours of work. Areas of expertise which will help with this build include: 3D printing, prop work, laser cutting, soldering, ci...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 08:55:36 PDT
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Spirograph/
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls After my nephew got a spirograph I was inspired to build upon the idea and be able to create something more permanent with it. This is only the beginning of the project as I discovered when I thought I was done, so this may simply be a Part 1, but here is the first part.Please vote for me in the 3D ...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:52:01 PDT
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-Maker-Space/
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly Here's a video describing my enclosure and all the designs and prints that went into it... Watch this first so you can get an idea of the overall concept, design and features before I go into a step-by-step Instructable on how to build it. (Sorry in advance, but I kinda get off track in the video wi...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:34:05 PDT