Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 Mar 2015 04:58:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 desk partition panel http://www.instructables.com/id/desk-partition-panel/
desk partition panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/0NB4/I7KB9GN4/FZ60NB4I7KB9GN4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/0NB4/I7KB9GN4/FZ60NB4I7KB9GN4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/0NB4/I7KB9GN4/FZ60NB4I7KB9GN4.SMALL.jpg mobilow We moved the office and now sitting in front of each others LCD screen, so we needed a solution to make the desk a bit nicer. Nothing on the market found so I had to do it by my own using the 3D printer and some other tools. Print the parts after designing the parts in 123D Design, 6 sets were ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:50:21 PDT
A.M.E.E. Animation http://www.instructables.com/id/AMEE-Animation/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:38:38 PDT
Spider Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-creature/
Spider Rover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/YRMS/I1C40JNF/FFFYRMSI1C40JNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/YRMS/I1C40JNF/FFFYRMSI1C40JNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/YRMS/I1C40JNF/FFFYRMSI1C40JNF.SMALL.jpg joehan This 3D printed creature can be simply clicked together with one and the same printed lock washer type. Just in case you want to convert it into a 4D version, you can add a motor (pulley is in the files)Check also Shae Andersons Dual Worm Gear Drive Spider Rover Remixcan be found here http://www.thi...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:17:55 PDT
Ember Build Head Display Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Build-Head-Display-Case/
Ember Build Head Display Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/M3JM/I7ELCCHD/FEEM3JMI7ELCCHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/M3JM/I7ELCCHD/FEEM3JMI7ELCCHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/M3JM/I7ELCCHD/FEEM3JMI7ELCCHD.SMALL.jpg Porda Do you need a way to safely transport your unprocessed Ember prints or simply need a snazzy way of displaying said prints? Have we got a product for you!In preparation for a trade show in New York, I designed these cases to protect the unprocessed prints during transportation but also to work as imp...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 15:20:26 PDT
Autonomous / Voice Controlled - 3D Scanning Rig For 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Voice-Controlled-3D-Scanning-Rig/
Autonomous / Voice Controlled - 3D Scanning Rig For 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/28CR/I7CCAXBX/FFB28CRI7CCAXBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/28CR/I7CCAXBX/FFB28CRI7CCAXBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/28CR/I7CCAXBX/FFB28CRI7CCAXBX.SMALL.jpg aldricnegrier The idea behind the voice controlled / autonomous 3D scanning rig is to allow for a 3D scanning capture to work as smooth as possible with the minimum effort for the person how is scanning as for the person how is being scanned.The main goals of the project are: 1 - Create a portable/compact 3D sca...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:23:38 PDT
Make Candles With a 3D-Printer and Recycled Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Candles-With-a-3D-Printer-and-Recycled-Crayon/
Make Candles With a 3D-Printer and Recycled Crayons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/SHW8/I7CCDAQ9/FL6SHW8I7CCDAQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/SHW8/I7CCDAQ9/FL6SHW8I7CCDAQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/SHW8/I7CCDAQ9/FL6SHW8I7CCDAQ9.SMALL.jpg MITinventorbot The possibilities of what you can do with a 3D-Printer are limitless, and in this project you will further learn that the sky is the limit by making recycled crayon candles with a 3D-Printer. These are great for emergency situations, as they do not require any special materials, and take less than a...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:01:20 PDT
3D Pixel Collider (3D Print) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Pixel-Collider-3D-Print/
3D Pixel Collider (3D Print) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/CRJC/I7C829M9/FRRCRJCI7C829M9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/CRJC/I7C829M9/FRRCRJCI7C829M9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/CRJC/I7C829M9/FRRCRJCI7C829M9.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales The idea of perceiving things in ways that they are not has always fascinated me. This project was inspired by thinking about how we could visualize this distorted reality.How to create something that is something else? Simplified theory Images are composed by pixels in two dimensions, by adjusti...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:59:11 PDT
3D Printed Ikea Hack Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ikea-Hack-Lamp/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:41:50 PDT
3D printed hat graphics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-hat-graphics/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:30:13 PDT
"Little Dipper" SLA/DLP 3D printer for under $500 (projector included) http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Dipper-SLADLP-3D-printer-for-under-500-proj/
"Little Dipper" SLA/DLP 3D printer for under $500 (projector included) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/74UQ/I7BQEGXJ/FRN74UQI7BQEGXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/74UQ/I7BQEGXJ/FRN74UQI7BQEGXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/74UQ/I7BQEGXJ/FRN74UQI7BQEGXJ.SMALL.jpg marshallpeck A brief overview:This Instructable is about building a simple yet versatile resin (SLA) 3D printer that uses a cheap DLP projector to build the part from the "top down". This orientation of the light source is similar to other large scale industrial SLA machines. It has some advantages in simplicity...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 04:20:54 PDT
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Letterpress-Adana3D/
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SMALL.jpg fsanzeni This manual letterpress, as the name can suggest, was inspired by UK’s famous manufacturer Adana. I wanted to link the tradition of manual printing with current technologies. The machine is built with concrete, nuts and bolts. Furthermore, the cliché is designed on a computer and printed with modern...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:18:47 PDT
Mr. Spock Earmuffs - Leonard Nimoy Tribute http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-Spock-Earmuffs-Leonard-Nimoy-Tribute/
Mr. Spock Earmuffs - Leonard Nimoy Tribute - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BF7O/I74LAO63/FO3BF7OI74LAO63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BF7O/I74LAO63/FO3BF7OI74LAO63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BF7O/I74LAO63/FO3BF7OI74LAO63.SMALL.jpg vknt If you plan to live long and prosper, it's good practice to protect your ears in loud environments. In this tribute to Leonard Nimoy I customized earmuffs with the famous Mr. Spock ears. Step 1: Document and measure I modeled after this particular set. It might work with other 3M Peltors too.http...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:32:03 PDT
3D Printed Nested Dolls http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Nested-Dolls/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:07:16 PDT
Reading Wing Ring Thing http://www.instructables.com/id/Reading-Wing-Ring-Thing/
Reading Wing Ring Thing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/FXX1/I6YY29CK/FX7FXX1I6YY29CK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/FXX1/I6YY29CK/FX7FXX1I6YY29CK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/FXX1/I6YY29CK/FX7FXX1I6YY29CK.SMALL.jpg mandyee (My first Instructable!)So, I kind of stole the idea for this from http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Reading-Ring/ But anyway, I made my own design using Tinkercad. Added dragon wings and all that. Okay, so you can't really tell they're dragon wings, but that's not the point.I got the 3D print of...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 17:43:38 PDT
Easy Cleaning - Clogged 3D Printer Nozzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cleaning-Clogged-3D-Printer-Nozzle/
Easy Cleaning - Clogged 3D Printer Nozzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/WH5C/I6ZTLR4M/F20WH5CI6ZTLR4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/WH5C/I6ZTLR4M/F20WH5CI6ZTLR4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/WH5C/I6ZTLR4M/F20WH5CI6ZTLR4M.SMALL.jpg MRDC Cleaning a clogged nozzle is very hard at times. This is an easy and cheap method to clean clogged nozzle. Things you need 1. Acetone (Nail polish remover)2. Candle or Lighter3. Needle4. Aluminium foil Dip the nozzle in Acetone The higher the concentration of acetone lesser the time required.I...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:24:27 PDT
Window clouding in the Ember printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-clouding-in-the-Ember-printer/
Window clouding in the Ember printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/4KK7/I6WDOK78/FZS4KK7I6WDOK78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/4KK7/I6WDOK78/FZS4KK7I6WDOK78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/4KK7/I6WDOK78/FZS4KK7I6WDOK78.SMALL.jpg bad-zima One of the major pain points to using both SLA and DLP printers is that the optical transmission of the PDMS windows change over time. This "clouding" or "fogging" is very clear to the naked eye, as the two photos of a used windows beside a new one show. There are two causes for the clouding. First,...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 11:14:29 PST
3d Printer for Less Than $100 USD!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printer-for-Less-Than-100-USD/
3d Printer for Less Than $100 USD!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V0O9/I6RST5LL/F72V0O9I6RST5LL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V0O9/I6RST5LL/F72V0O9I6RST5LL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V0O9/I6RST5LL/F72V0O9I6RST5LL.SMALL.jpg noober62 The future is now!!!! You can know build your own 3D-Printer for Less Than $100 USD!!!In this instructable I will show you how I built my 3d printer, The RepStrap.You build a repstrap in order to build a reprap! Plan Your Design. If you're planning on building a 3d Printer you've come to the righ...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:22:47 PST
Ember Printer Swatchbook: Textures and Finishing for SLA DLP Printers http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Printer-Swatchbook-Textures-and-Finishing/
Ember Printer Swatchbook: Textures and Finishing for SLA DLP Printers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Y0O6/I6NIFA8E/FEAY0O6I6NIFA8E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Y0O6/I6NIFA8E/FEAY0O6I6NIFA8E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Y0O6/I6NIFA8E/FEAY0O6I6NIFA8E.SMALL.jpg MaddyMaxey Understanding what's possible is a crucial component of creation. When exploring uncharted territory, occasionally it helps to have glimpses of what you may discover along the way. With this in mind, I had the pleasure of working on a swatchbook of possible textures, finishes and materials that can ...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:33:01 PST
Build a Syringe Extruder for your MendelMax 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Syringe-Extruder-for-your-MendelMax-20/
Build a Syringe Extruder for your MendelMax 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/V553/I6QD3I5T/FSXV553I6QD3I5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/V553/I6QD3I5T/FSXV553I6QD3I5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/V553/I6QD3I5T/FSXV553I6QD3I5T.SMALL.jpg LiamGilbertson This is a guide for assembling my syringe extruder for the MendelMax 2.0. They can be mounted either on the X carriage of the MendelMax 2.0, or on the frame of the MendelMax 2.0, 1.5, or any 3D printer constructed from 2020 extrusion.Some parts for this extruder may require the use of specialized to...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:22:31 PST
Make a 3D Printed Light-up Marquee Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-Printed-Light-up-Marquee-Sign/
Make a 3D Printed Light-up Marquee Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/AXRL/I6J7SR4F/F41AXRLI6J7SR4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/AXRL/I6J7SR4F/F41AXRLI6J7SR4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/AXRL/I6J7SR4F/F41AXRLI6J7SR4F.SMALL.jpg colleenjordan Vintage signage is without a doubt, incredibly neat. The colors, and the forms, and the bright lights are really spectacular. You can still see remnants of these signs today, and these windows into the past can be really interesting.In the days before smartphones and the internet, this was one of th...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:58:40 PST
Secured MacBook Air with Portable External Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Secured-MacBook-Air-with-Portable-External-Monitor/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 07:49:24 PST
How to make an ear ring (a ring that is an ear) 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-ear-ring-a-ring-that-is-an-ear-3D-P/
How to make an ear ring (a ring that is an ear) 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/5B8F/I6DZ0EQO/FFI5B8FI6DZ0EQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/5B8F/I6DZ0EQO/FFI5B8FI6DZ0EQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/5B8F/I6DZ0EQO/FFI5B8FI6DZ0EQO.SMALL.jpg melarky I am an Audioprosthologist (test hearing and fit hearing aids) and am working towards a doctorate in Audiology. I thought it would be fun to make an "ear ring" that didn't make a man look like an effeminate pirate when wearing it :)All parts of the ring are 3D printed with a Printrbot Simple Metal ...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:25:02 PST
Lego EV3 3D Printer 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-EV3-3D-Printer-20/
Lego EV3 3D Printer 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/96U7/I6DYWLPH/FH196U7I6DYWLPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/96U7/I6DYWLPH/FH196U7I6DYWLPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/96U7/I6DYWLPH/FH196U7I6DYWLPH.SMALL.jpg W1ll14m Hi! My name's William and this is my first time on instructable.comMy first project is this Lego Mindstorms 3D printer. I've already built a prototype before this version, but the results were well...mediocre. This is the 2.0 version. It's more precise, more efficient and the printed objects are bet...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 08:25:56 PST
McMeshmixer Master: Open Source Prototyping http://www.instructables.com/id/McMeshmixer-Master-Hybrid-Prototypes/
McMeshmixer Master: Open Source Prototyping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/2VZ8/I6B1S1X6/FAM2VZ8I6B1S1X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/2VZ8/I6B1S1X6/FAM2VZ8I6B1S1X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/2VZ8/I6B1S1X6/FAM2VZ8I6B1S1X6.SMALL.jpg 000jeremy It was a recent revelation to me that McMaster Carr - supplier of over half a million industrial bits and pieces, of massive yellow catalogue fame, and secret weapon of inventor, maker, and craftsman - now offers many of its products as downloadable 3d models. What an incredible resource! Engineer...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 22:48:48 PST
Continue a failed 3d print http://www.instructables.com/id/continue-failed-3d-print/
Continue a failed 3d print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/3M4B/I697QN6R/FA43M4BI697QN6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/3M4B/I697QN6R/FA43M4BI697QN6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/3M4B/I697QN6R/FA43M4BI697QN6R.SMALL.jpg nakcam This is how i resume my prints that don't make it all the way. this instructable only works if :A: the print has failed cleanly meaning still stuck on print bed and no spaghetti monster.B: your printer has not skipped steps* C: you have the g-code (you don't want to re-slice.* you can fix skipped st...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:16:14 PST
Javalele http://www.instructables.com/id/Javalele/
Javalele - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/QDCY/I697QMJW/FJQQDCYI697QMJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/QDCY/I697QMJW/FJQQDCYI697QMJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/QDCY/I697QMJW/FJQQDCYI697QMJW.SMALL.jpg johngranzow 3D printing is used here to transform an abandoned portafilter into a small stringed instrument. The electroacoustic mini-instrument can be plugged into an amplifier for control of gain or added effects. In this tutorial you can see how to make the most simple version. The first step is to find a a...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:30:56 PST
3D Printed Year Of The Goat Chopstick Helper http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Year-Of-The-Goat-Chopstick-Helper/
3D Printed Year Of The Goat Chopstick Helper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/PQO0/I66CWDHC/F63PQO0I66CWDHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/PQO0/I66CWDHC/F63PQO0I66CWDHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/PQO0/I66CWDHC/F63PQO0I66CWDHC.SMALL.jpg paulsiew31 Since Chinese New Year is around the corner, and most Chinese are already starting to eat 'Yee Sang' during this festive season.Eating Yee Sang during Chinese New Year is a cultural activity for Chinese living in Singapore and Malaysia. For those who face difficulties in handling chopsticks (especia...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 18:23:30 PST
Super Light Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Light-Quadcopter/
Super Light Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SMALL.jpg Joohansson The aim of this project is to maximize the flight time/ battery life of the very famous Hubsan X4 quad-copter. This will show how you build your own for very low cost, simple to build and fun to play with. The 3D print is 100% designed by me for use with spare parts from the Hubsan H107L model. It c...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:52:27 PST
How to build a Galileo Hand. Author: +Ali Lemus http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Galileo-Hand/
How to build a Galileo Hand. Author: +Ali Lemus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/5EU7/I600ACXU/FDY5EU7I600ACXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/5EU7/I600ACXU/FDY5EU7I600ACXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/5EU7/I600ACXU/FDY5EU7I600ACXU.SMALL.jpg JaimeHdzRuiz VERY IMPORTANT!!!Author : +Ali LemusThis is a english version of a Spanish version found here:http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-construir-la-...any mistakes in the translation, please collaborate to make this document better.------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10:38:03 PST
3D Printed Skates http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Skates/
3D Printed Skates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/QSNI/I5WCVB0P/F51QSNII5WCVB0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/QSNI/I5WCVB0P/F51QSNII5WCVB0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/QSNI/I5WCVB0P/F51QSNII5WCVB0P.SMALL.jpg enelson8 After watching the movie Big Hero 6 I felt inspired to make some of the sweet skates shown in the movie. I was wondering how to make them, What material is easy to work with but is sturdy? Than I thought about 3d printing, I haven't seen very much 3D printed means of transportation except for t...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 19:47:09 PST
3D Printed Chinese Oriental Folding Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Chinese-Oriental-Folding-Fan/
3D Printed Chinese Oriental Folding Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/G1EH/I5WCS5TW/F2IG1EHI5WCS5TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/G1EH/I5WCS5TW/F2IG1EHI5WCS5TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/G1EH/I5WCS5TW/F2IG1EHI5WCS5TW.SMALL.jpg paulsiew31 Hi,I would like to share my recent 3D printed designs on Instructables.As Chinese New Year is nearing soon, furthermore in regards to this year as its the Lunar Year Of The Goat, I've designed an oriental Chinese folding fan collection for decorative and practical usage. The Chinese calligraphy on t...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 23:57:19 PST
Tiny 3D Printed Models http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-3D-Printed-Toys/
Tiny 3D Printed Models - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/ADX4/I5P7HZP9/F43ADX4I5P7HZP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/ADX4/I5P7HZP9/F43ADX4I5P7HZP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/ADX4/I5P7HZP9/F43ADX4I5P7HZP9.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm My 5-year-old daughter and I have been having fun designing and 3D printing her creations from Modio. She's able to design something and feel ownership over it. This gives the printed toy more of a story for her, and thus a much longer half-life in her attention. The Modio parts are really well desi...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 16:45:18 PST
Thomas Jefferson Wheel Cypher http://www.instructables.com/id/Thomas-Jefferson-Wheel-Cypher/
Thomas Jefferson Wheel Cypher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/C367/I5MD7HPI/FK7C367I5MD7HPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/C367/I5MD7HPI/FK7C367I5MD7HPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/C367/I5MD7HPI/FK7C367I5MD7HPI.SMALL.jpg JABA 3D In this Instructable, I will build a Wheel Cypher that was invented by Thomas Jefferson in the early 1790’s. His was made from wood. For this one, I will be using modern technology – a 3D Printer. Hopefully by reading this Instructable, you will learn a little history, learn how to use Google Sket...
By: JABA 3D

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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 21:45:26 PST
Ember Printer: Achieving Layered Geometries with PNG Stacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Printer-Achieving-Layered-Geometries-with-Pn/
Ember Printer: Achieving Layered Geometries with PNG Stacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/33PN/I5J557SO/FSY33PNI5J557SO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/33PN/I5J557SO/FSY33PNI5J557SO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/33PN/I5J557SO/FSY33PNI5J557SO.SMALL.jpg MaddyMaxey The Ember printer from Autodesk is a desktop SLA DLP printer that's entering the market with a few early adopters. While it can print standard .STL files beautifully, Ember also accepts stacks of rasterized images and can print them layer by layer. This means that complex or layered geometries that ...
By: MaddyMaxey

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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 14:13:17 PST
beer shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/beer-shooter/
beer shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus What ever happened to the hubbub around 3D printed weapons? Get ready to bust a cap and shotgun a beer with the 3D printed beer shooter. Before you jump the gun and shoot from the hip, this concept can't shoot anything and is nothing more than a holder for your beer.Perpetuating the concept of 3D pr...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:56:41 PST
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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://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
3D Printer Heated Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Heated-Bed-1/
3D Printer Heated Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NTQ9/I5DS2YD4/FP1NTQ9I5DS2YD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NTQ9/I5DS2YD4/FP1NTQ9I5DS2YD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NTQ9/I5DS2YD4/FP1NTQ9I5DS2YD4.SMALL.jpg RobertKuhlmann I've tried several kinds of heated beds over the last months. But I was wondering, if there wasn't a far simpler, more efficient and even cheaper way to build one. So I've developed a heated bed, based on an aluminum plate, heated by isolated copper-wire. No etching is required, no exotic machine...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:33:00 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE.jpg http://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...
By: smithallen_studio

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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:48:48 PST
3D Print Ball Bearing in one shot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Ball-Bearing-in-one-shot/
3D Print Ball Bearing in one shot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/917H/I3TI0J36/F09917HI3TI0J36.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/917H/I3TI0J36/F09917HI3TI0J36.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/917H/I3TI0J36/F09917HI3TI0J36.SMALL.jpg Ally Zhao This instructable will show you how to make a 3D printing looking ball bearing in one shot. This bearing consists of 3 parts, the inner race, the outer race, and the balls. Most ball bearings have cage that is pressed in to hold the balls in, in order to print with high success rate, I could not mak...
By: Ally Zhao

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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 22:15:53 PST
From IDEA to PRODUCTION - Cryptex http://www.instructables.com/id/From-IDEA-to-PRODUCTION-Cryptex/
From IDEA to PRODUCTION - Cryptex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SMALL.jpg JABA 3D This Instructable is to illustrate the process of taking a concept through design and prototyping all the way to small scale home production. We have chosen a Cryptex to illustrate this process. There are several Cryptex designs on this site already, but we want to take the idea past just the design...
By: JABA 3D

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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:55:48 PST
Embedding hardware into 3d Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Embedding-hardware-into-3d-Print/
Embedding hardware into 3d Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/BPQB/I4SCOV0H/F1LBPQBI4SCOV0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/BPQB/I4SCOV0H/F1LBPQBI4SCOV0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/BPQB/I4SCOV0H/F1LBPQBI4SCOV0H.SMALL.jpg BryantM I have been using my solidoodle 4 on little projects at home for about half a year now. And occasionally I need to mount my printed parts to something. Superglue takes to both ABS and PLA pretty well, but nothing beats the strength and durability of metal nuts and bolts. This is my little trick o...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 15:05:53 PST
Extremely Low Cost 3D Printable 3D Printer / Plotter / CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Extremely-Low-Cost-3D-Printable-3D-Printer-Plotter/
Extremely Low Cost 3D Printable 3D Printer / Plotter / CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SMALL.jpg wootin24 In this Instructable I will talk about how to build a basic three axis CNC machine. the machine itself relies on easy to find parts and the mechanical parts are all 3D printed. all of the 3D printed parts are designed by me and the files are provided, though they may need to be slightly modified de...
By: wootin24

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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 18:38:08 PST
3D Printing Pen Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Pen-Tutorial/
3D Printing Pen Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/W1B4/I4TFCELL/FCBW1B4I4TFCELL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/W1B4/I4TFCELL/FCBW1B4I4TFCELL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/W1B4/I4TFCELL/FCBW1B4I4TFCELL.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos In this project, I am going to give you a basic introduction to 3D printing pens and how to use them.What is a "3D Printing Pen?"A 3D printing pen is like a handheld 3D printer. It uses the same kind of heating element and extruder that you would find on a desktop 3D printer. But instead of being co...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 08:57:24 PST
Adjustable Face Jack-O-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Configurable-Jack-O-Lantern-With-Moving/
Adjustable Face Jack-O-Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/VGFN/I4UGH0FK/FHEVGFNI4UGH0FK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/VGFN/I4UGH0FK/FHEVGFNI4UGH0FK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/VGFN/I4UGH0FK/FHEVGFNI4UGH0FK.SMALL.jpg VickyTGAW One of the great things about 3D printing is you can print multiple parts that are printed interlocked in their proper spots so they come off the printer already assembled! This past October, I tried my hand at "moving parts" to make a “Dial-O-Lantern” toy for my kids. The concept was a 3D printed...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:44:10 PST
Social Topographies of San Francisco http://www.instructables.com/id/Social-Topographies-of-San-Francisco/
Social Topographies of San Francisco - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/3QDQ/I4SCNQCC/F0E3QDQI4SCNQCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/3QDQ/I4SCNQCC/F0E3QDQI4SCNQCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/3QDQ/I4SCNQCC/F0E3QDQI4SCNQCC.SMALL.jpg gkapriel The social fabric of San Francisco can be read through many lens, each making up its own topography. I believe that through data visualization and mapping we can learn much about our surroundings. For this project, I was interested in creating thematic maps from publicly accessible data, which descr...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:08:45 PST
Copy a Car Key with a 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Copy-a-Car-Key-with-a-3D-Printer/
Copy a Car Key with a 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1ZC4/I4SCGOVQ/F871ZC4I4SCGOVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1ZC4/I4SCGOVQ/F871ZC4I4SCGOVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1ZC4/I4SCGOVQ/F871ZC4I4SCGOVQ.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio Disaster! My only copy of the my car key broke, I park on the street and have to move my car by Saturday 9AM today is Friday and I have to go to work. What to do? I could call an auto locksmith or take it in to the dealer but that would be expensive and take time. There has to be a better way, I...
By: smithallen_studio

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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 14:41:06 PST
DIY Portable Counterfeit Money detector and Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Counterfeit-Money-detector-and-Torch/
DIY Portable Counterfeit Money detector and Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/67NF/I4PHKRN9/FOO67NFI4PHKRN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/67NF/I4PHKRN9/FOO67NFI4PHKRN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/67NF/I4PHKRN9/FOO67NFI4PHKRN9.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Instead of buying one of those expensive Counterfeit Money detectors ,make your own using a couple of Ultraviolet LED’s a coin cell battery and 3D print the parts attached in Step 2, which fits nice and snug in your Wallet/Purse.The two 3D printed the parts are about 4 credit cards thick and doubl...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 16:02:24 PST
3D Printed Walking Robot (Klann Linkage) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Walking-Robot-Klann-Linkage/
3D Printed Walking Robot (Klann Linkage) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KC1J/I4PHN4DN/FLAKC1JI4PHN4DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KC1J/I4PHN4DN/FLAKC1JI4PHN4DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KC1J/I4PHN4DN/FLAKC1JI4PHN4DN.SMALL.jpg Bit-Boy This walking robot has been a project that I have been wanting to have a go at for a while now and I finally got around to finishing it, so now I am sharing it with the world! This project is fairly simple to construct and does not require any difficult skills or large tools (other than a 3D printer...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 21:46:29 PST
3D Printed Workbench Power Supply Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Workbench-Power-Supply-Converter/
3D Printed Workbench Power Supply Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/VAY9/I4J7KF9C/FYKVAY9I4J7KF9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/VAY9/I4J7KF9C/FYKVAY9I4J7KF9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/VAY9/I4J7KF9C/FYKVAY9I4J7KF9C.SMALL.jpg Weaverdev After being stuck with only battery and USB power for a while, the time finally came that I needed something with more juice. As workbench power supplies are generally not very cheap, I decided to convert a regular old computer PSU. However, as modifying a power supply directly renders the power sup...
By: Weaverdev

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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 08:18:07 PST
Workflow: Basics of 3D Design and 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Into-to-3D-Design-and-3D-Printing/
Workflow: Basics of 3D Design and 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/YJAQ/I4J6RQ3V/FTSYJAQI4J6RQ3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/YJAQ/I4J6RQ3V/FTSYJAQI4J6RQ3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/YJAQ/I4J6RQ3V/FTSYJAQI4J6RQ3V.SMALL.jpg nedash Can you spot the one I made at TechShop?A missing game piece is the worst! Waiting for a replacement to be delivered or finding where your pet hid it can be time-consuming. Wouldn't you rather get back to playing? Missing game pieces are a great use for 3D printers and a good way to learn 3D desi...
By: nedash

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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 22:25:30 PST