Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 14 Feb 2016 15:30:07 PST BLOX v1.01 Make Minecraft heart cookies with help from a 3d printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Minecraft-Heart-Cookies-With-Help-From-a-3d-P/
Make Minecraft heart cookies with help from a 3d printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/ACY7/IKLFQ52N/FW3ACY7IKLFQ52N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/ACY7/IKLFQ52N/FW3ACY7IKLFQ52N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/ACY7/IKLFQ52N/FW3ACY7IKLFQ52N.SMALL.jpg shapespeare 3d printing has become so common at my house that my kids are actually bored of it. "Oh great, Dad 3d printed something. . .again." So when my 9 year old daughter wanted to make Minecraft heart cookies for the school bake sale the next day I saw an opportunity for redemption. We don't often have e...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:42:36 PST
3d scan anything using just a camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Scan-Anything-Using-Just-a-Camera/
3d scan anything using just a camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/9H8O/IKK2ELUG/FPE9H8OIKK2ELUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/9H8O/IKK2ELUG/FPE9H8OIKK2ELUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/9H8O/IKK2ELUG/FPE9H8OIKK2ELUG.SMALL.jpg shapespeare If you haven't been living under a rock for the last few years you have probably heard all the cool stuff that is going on with 3d printing. We are now capable of printing almost anything provided we have a 3d model to work from. There are many ways to make a 3d model, but one of the coolest is to...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:21:19 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/ESLM/IKJ87FOU/FQSESLMIKJ87FOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/ESLM/IKJ87FOU/FQSESLMIKJ87FOU.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Lier http://www.instructables.com/id/Lier/
Lier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/WM1V/IKFRY5NB/FFHWM1VIKFRY5NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/WM1V/IKFRY5NB/FFHWM1VIKFRY5NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/WM1V/IKFRY5NB/FFHWM1VIKFRY5NB.SMALL.jpg rickver Opdracht 1&2: Ontwerp LierVoor dit het keuzevak Fablab wil ik een lier ontwerpen. Tijdens mijn opleiding hebben we al een lier ontworpen, maar deze moest met de hand worden aangedreven. Nu wil ik een lier maken, die door middel van een arduino aangedreven wordt. De lier werkt door middel van 2 tandw...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:57:45 PST
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-3D-30-a-200-3D-Printer/
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 Let me just start by saying that this isn't like most "budget" 3D printers. This has all features that a normal one should have; 2 Z axis motors, LCD, and a reliable extruder (Stepstruder MK7). As the title suggests, this project costs $200 to make, with no reused parts. This project took several mo...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:41:44 PST
3D Printed electric Longboard V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electric-Longboard-V2/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 02:26:10 PST
The Lum 3D Printer: Lower Frame and Conveyor Module for Infiniprinting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Loom-Printer-Infini-Printing-Assembly/
The Lum 3D Printer: Lower Frame and Conveyor Module for Infiniprinting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3J8E/IKBHSWEM/FCL3J8EIKBHSWEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3J8E/IKBHSWEM/FCL3J8EIKBHSWEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3J8E/IKBHSWEM/FCL3J8EIKBHSWEM.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian This is Part 2 of the Loom Printer assembly documentation. It will cover the fabrication and assembly of the machine frame and the conveyor module that allows for "infini-printing" objects of arbitrary length. Full CAD for the project can be downloaded here. Print the Build Belt The Loom Print...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:55:21 PST
How to Design a 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-a-3D-Printer/
How to Design a 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/4IGM/IKA2DMXU/F5N4IGMIKA2DMXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/4IGM/IKA2DMXU/F5N4IGMIKA2DMXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/4IGM/IKA2DMXU/F5N4IGMIKA2DMXU.SMALL.jpg 3DHotpants I recently built my own 3D printer with a friend. The process was both challenging and rewarding, and it's awesome to have a 3D printer of my own design. However, I found very little information out there on how to make a 3D printer from scratch on my own. The goal of this instructable is to help th...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 06:56:11 PST
Create a custom 3D printable prosthetic device using data from a CT scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Custom-3D-Printable-Prosthetic-Device-Usi/
Create a custom 3D printable prosthetic device using data from a CT scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/KH1M/IKA2DK29/F85KH1MIKA2DK29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/KH1M/IKA2DK29/F85KH1MIKA2DK29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/KH1M/IKA2DK29/F85KH1MIKA2DK29.SMALL.jpg Cosninety This Instructable illustrates how to create a custom 3D printable prosthetic device using data from a CT scanner. In this case, I will illustrate the process for creating a custom trachea stent. This Instructable does not include information relating to the use of CT scanner or a 3D printer.First, h...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 05:14:54 PST
Repair Broken Glasses with 3D printer - HowTo http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Broken-Glasses-With-3D-Printer-HowTo/
Repair Broken Glasses with 3D printer - HowTo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/PU8E/IKA070VR/FWJPU8EIKA070VR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/PU8E/IKA070VR/FWJPU8EIKA070VR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/PU8E/IKA070VR/FWJPU8EIKA070VR.SMALL.jpg NespLab Hi! I have not great knowledge or big machines, but I have problems. Yeah.So, this time my little brother broke his glasses, again. Since this is the third time in one year, I decided to try repairing them, so I'll show you how I did. As you can see, the problem was not only a fracture in the frame,...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 17:01:29 PST
How to 3D print an animation inspired by Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-3D-Print-an-Animation-Inspired-by-Kurt-Vonn/
How to 3D print an animation inspired by Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/W0K1/IK7N8D3A/FXUW0K1IK7N8D3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/W0K1/IK7N8D3A/FXUW0K1IK7N8D3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/W0K1/IK7N8D3A/FXUW0K1IK7N8D3A.SMALL.jpg Steve Crayons Most 3D printers work by taking a 3D file (like an STL), and slicing it into a stack of 2D files. The 2D files are then printed one on top of the other to create the final 3D form. Here we'll start with a 2D animation and use the individual frames as slices to create a 3D object.Our animation is goi...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 08:22:15 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
Portable Mini-Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Mini-Fan/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 07:31:48 PST
3D Printer Home Brew - Kaliope MK1 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Home-Brew-Kaliope-MK1/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:43:09 PST
Better Makerbot Replicator 2 Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Makerbot-Replicator-2-Buttons/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 16:52:38 PST
Use 3d Printing to Cast Climbing Holds (or Anything Else) http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-3d-Printing-to-Cast-Climbing-Holds-or-Anything/
Use 3d Printing to Cast Climbing Holds (or Anything Else) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/041D/IJYUUVQC/FDD041DIJYUUVQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/041D/IJYUUVQC/FDD041DIJYUUVQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/041D/IJYUUVQC/FDD041DIJYUUVQC.SMALL.jpg shapespeare When my kids got interested in rock climbing my natural first thought was to build them a climbing wall. Okay, I like climbing as much as they do, probably more, but the kids always make a good excuse. "But sweetie, I bought the cnc vertical mill for the kids." As an avid 3d printer I thought why...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 22:07:54 PST
Build a DIY Desktop 3d Scanner with infinite resolution. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-DIY-Desktop-3d-Scanner-With-Infinite-Resol/
Build a DIY Desktop 3d Scanner with infinite resolution. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EV1E/IJVRYRNN/F6PEV1EIJVRYRNN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EV1E/IJVRYRNN/F6PEV1EIJVRYRNN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EV1E/IJVRYRNN/F6PEV1EIJVRYRNN.SMALL.jpg shapespeare If you already have a camera then this project will cost less than $50 to complete. If you like to shop on AliExpress you can probably build it for around $30. If you like to support your local middleman, more power too you, but it will cost a little more. The giant screw shown above was made fro...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:31:28 PST
Ada Robotic Hand - Open Bionics http://www.instructables.com/id/Ada-Robotic-Hand-Open-Bionics/
Ada Robotic Hand - Open Bionics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/E1LD/IJVRXXUP/FSJE1LDIJVRXXUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/E1LD/IJVRXXUP/FSJE1LDIJVRXXUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/E1LD/IJVRXXUP/FSJE1LDIJVRXXUP.SMALL.jpg Open Bionics This is a step by step guide on how to make an Open Bionics Ada robotic hand. This is derived from the Dextrus robotic hand, by the Open Hand Project. It assumes you have either ordered the Ada robotic hand kit or have access to a 3D printer are planning to print 3D parts from YouMagine or thingiver...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 08:54:32 PST
Travel Protector for Books http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Protector-for-Books/
Travel Protector for Books - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/LHDO/IJUAFBEJ/FZ0LHDOIJUAFBEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/LHDO/IJUAFBEJ/FZ0LHDOIJUAFBEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/LHDO/IJUAFBEJ/FZ0LHDOIJUAFBEJ.SMALL.jpg enelson8 Hello! This will be my last instructable for 2 years, due to me serving a mission for my church. So this instructable is how to protect your book(s) from travel damage using 3d printed parts. When you travel your books are susceptible to being dropped, which causes the corners to fray, and the cover...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:20:43 PST
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL R144 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Upgrade-for-MXL-R144-Re-ribbon-N/
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL R144 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/3KZU/IJRHPLA5/FB33KZUIJRHPLA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/3KZU/IJRHPLA5/FB33KZUIJRHPLA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/3KZU/IJRHPLA5/FB33KZUIJRHPLA5.SMALL.jpg guitartoys 2nd in a SeriesHello, this is my second in a series of DIY ribbon mic upgrades. In this instructable, we will re-ribbon an MXL R144 mic, and replace the stock transformer with and upgraded transformer. Again, I’m relying on my friend Rick at www.diyribbonmic.com/parts for his OTA-1 transformer in...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:38:13 PST
Dual or multi color 3D Printing with single extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-or-Multi-color-Printing-With-Single-Extruder/
Dual or multi color 3D Printing with single extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/WCW6/IJOMUF2P/FAJWCW6IJOMUF2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/WCW6/IJOMUF2P/FAJWCW6IJOMUF2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/WCW6/IJOMUF2P/FAJWCW6IJOMUF2P.SMALL.jpg ldabague After using RepRap 3d printers for while, I thought that single color printing is getting a bit boring.Of course you can hand print or do airbrush painting, but it takes longer and requires more equipments.So I figured that there are several methods to print with multicolor plastics with a single ex...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:59:39 PST
3D Printed Earth Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Earth-Lamp/
3D Printed Earth Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/72YE/IJM02B7K/FUT72YEIJM02B7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/72YE/IJM02B7K/FUT72YEIJM02B7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/72YE/IJM02B7K/FUT72YEIJM02B7K.SMALL.jpg KetchupMustard For this project I used created a cool decoration. With a 3D printer and some filament this is a cheap, simple accessory to add to their work desk, as an addition to your home, or you can even hang it up as a nice lamp with a couple more materials. Materials For this ornament I bought an LED ligh...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 15:19:01 PST
How to Use Replicator 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Replicator-2/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 02:37:34 PST
3d Print an Mf Doom Pendant! http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Print-an-Mf-Doom-Pendant/
3d Print an Mf Doom Pendant! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CL3N/IJKCFVPP/FATCL3NIJKCFVPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CL3N/IJKCFVPP/FATCL3NIJKCFVPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CL3N/IJKCFVPP/FATCL3NIJKCFVPP.SMALL.jpg ethan.wittenberg Hey hip hop heads! As a massive MF Doom lover, I wanted to create a little piece of memorabilia to wear about. A pendant seemed about right as rings have already been done. Here is my process!This print was actually easier than I expected, so best of luck!What you will need:- a 3d printer you are fa...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:22:49 PST
3D printed StormTrooper Action figure! (Realistic articulation) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-StormTrooper-Action-Figure-Realistic-Ar/
3D printed StormTrooper Action figure! (Realistic articulation) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XO3T/IJHFFR4Z/F3WXO3TIJHFFR4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XO3T/IJHFFR4Z/F3WXO3TIJHFFR4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XO3T/IJHFFR4Z/F3WXO3TIJHFFR4Z.SMALL.jpg mchau2 Report in position! Captain Phasma is leading a wave of attack on the resistance!The resistance is no piece of cake! First Order needs to get some more troopers to join our fight!Inspired by Autodesk's tinkerplay and my background of legos the bionicles(leave a comment if you had one), this instruct...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 04:47:14 PST
3D printing errors ( just hack it ) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Hack-em-All/
3D printing errors ( just hack it ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/0V8H/IJHJQNJZ/FMP0V8HIJHJQNJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/0V8H/IJHJQNJZ/FMP0V8HIJHJQNJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/0V8H/IJHJQNJZ/FMP0V8HIJHJQNJZ.SMALL.jpg Cloudfantasy 3D printers are awesome and it made my life easier, instead of buying Things why not make Them. That way I can customize it to my needs, and possible personalize gifts for friends and fam. Since I was a teen I started learning about How to create 3D models using various 3D Softwares. I was so excite...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 05:05:46 PST
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL 990 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Upgrade-for-MXL-990/
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL 990 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/IGCJ/IJG26A6C/FRGIGCJIJG26A6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/IGCJ/IJG26A6C/FRGIGCJIJG26A6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/IGCJ/IJG26A6C/FRGIGCJIJG26A6C.SMALL.jpg guitartoys TL;DR – 3D printed ribbon bracket, 3D printed transformer bracket for MXL 990 Mic, along with a Ribbon alignment jig for a www.diyribbonmic.com/parts ribbon element.BTW, this is the condenser version of this MXL mic. Apparently they have a ribbon version too in the same body. Update 20160123: I ...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:25:02 PST
Acetone Vapor Bathing ABS Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Acetone-Vapor-Bathing-ABS-Parts/
Acetone Vapor Bathing ABS Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/PRZH/IJD79ZAU/FMBPRZHIJD79ZAU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/PRZH/IJD79ZAU/FMBPRZHIJD79ZAU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/PRZH/IJD79ZAU/FMBPRZHIJD79ZAU.SMALL.jpg 24Eng Scientific methodQuestion What is the best way to use acetone to process ABS printed parts?Research Acetone is a solvent for ABS and makes it pliable. Bathing parts in acetone vapor will soften them.Hypothesis The more acetone in a chamber will produce faster results but in small amounts there wi...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 06:11:54 PST
How to assemble very cheap 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Assemble-Very-Cheap-3D-Printer/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 06:57:39 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
Replace Makerbot Replicator 2 Heater Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-Makerbot-Replicator-2-Heater-Block/
Replace Makerbot Replicator 2 Heater Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/FZDZ/IJAA8GXA/FCYFZDZIJAA8GXA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/FZDZ/IJAA8GXA/FCYFZDZIJAA8GXA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/FZDZ/IJAA8GXA/FCYFZDZIJAA8GXA.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward If you're print head looks like a plastic caked on mess then this tutorial is for you! Grab some allen keys, a philips head screw driver and lets get started! Gather Tools and Replacement Parts Required Tools2.5 mm Hex Requires PartsFargo 3D Heater Box Replacement Kit Remove Filament and Turn O...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 16:19:39 PST
Metal Casting – 3D printed ABS molds to be eliminate with acetone http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Casting-3D-Printed-ABS-Molds-to-Be-Eliminate/
Metal Casting – 3D printed ABS molds to be eliminate with acetone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/6PGC/IJACEX6F/F7D6PGCIJACEX6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/6PGC/IJACEX6F/F7D6PGCIJACEX6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/6PGC/IJACEX6F/F7D6PGCIJACEX6F.SMALL.jpg joelfrax Hi everyone. My name is Joel Frax and I have been designing 3D printers since 2013. You can check mi most recent model on my web.And for some time, I have been working for a way of creating metallic parts from my 3D printer. I wanted to find an easy, fast and simple way of getting metallic parts wit...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:43:11 PST
Manage 3D Printer Filament Spools With Zip Ties http://www.instructables.com/id/Manage-3D-Printer-Filament-Spools-With-Zip-Ties/
Manage 3D Printer Filament Spools With Zip Ties - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/XQSD/IJAA6ICR/FIFXQSDIJAA6ICR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/XQSD/IJAA6ICR/FIFXQSDIJAA6ICR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/XQSD/IJAA6ICR/FIFXQSDIJAA6ICR.SMALL.jpg TheCoffeeDude As I am sure many people are, I am short on maker space in my condo. This Instructable came out of the necessity of hanging my 3D printer and spools out of the way when I wasn't using them. My work area is almost entirely populated by wire shelving, so unless yours is too, this idea might not be too...
By: TheCoffeeDude

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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:27:17 PST
3D Print Intermatic Timer Trippers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Intermatic-Timer-Trippers/
3D Print Intermatic Timer Trippers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/H6NQ/IJAA6ILG/FBTH6NQIJAA6ILG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/H6NQ/IJAA6ILG/FBTH6NQIJAA6ILG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/H6NQ/IJAA6ILG/FBTH6NQIJAA6ILG.SMALL.jpg TheCoffeeDude If you have ever used an Intermatic TN-series Timer, particularly for hydroponic gardening, you soon learn the frustration caused by the little plastic timer trippers that are necessary to turn the current on and off according to schedule. The most frustrating thing perhaps, is that there never seem...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 13:04:48 PST
Glow In The Dark UFO Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-UFO-Lamp/
Glow In The Dark UFO Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/W4SG/IJ8Z7IAC/FE6W4SGIJ8Z7IAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/W4SG/IJ8Z7IAC/FE6W4SGIJ8Z7IAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/W4SG/IJ8Z7IAC/FE6W4SGIJ8Z7IAC.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak Inspired by the various alien abduction style lamps out there, I made an attempt to design and create a simplified mini version that was entirely 3d printed except for the LED lights. Not only does it light up, but it also glows in the dark after you turn off the lamp! It's designed in such a way, ...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 09:27:04 PST
3D home printer with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Home-Printer-With-Arduino/
3D home printer with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/L859/IJ7FANX9/FAWL859IJ7FANX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/L859/IJ7FANX9/FAWL859IJ7FANX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/L859/IJ7FANX9/FAWL859IJ7FANX9.SMALL.jpg Mariano Conde Caballero I wanted to make a 3D printer for a long time. When I decided to make it, I bought necessary materials and I started with my 3D printer dreamed. I was looking for information on many websites and I saw different models, Prusa , Delta, etc. In the end, I decide to make the Delta model since it was th...
By: Mariano Conde Caballero

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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 13:17:32 PST
WireBeings beta: a 3D Printed and Expandable Robot for Arduino with Android Control http://www.instructables.com/id/WireBeings-an-Expandable-Robot-Chassis-for-Arduino/
WireBeings beta: a 3D Printed and Expandable Robot for Arduino with Android Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IJGK/IJ5ZVO9I/FJ1IJGKIJ5ZVO9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IJGK/IJ5ZVO9I/FJ1IJGKIJ5ZVO9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IJGK/IJ5ZVO9I/FJ1IJGKIJ5ZVO9I.SMALL.jpg matthewh8 http://wirebeings.com/ Check out video here: This is a nice project that you can continue to work on and modify as you learn more Arduino projects. This Instructable goes through the complete build for the bluetooth enabled robot in the first half of the video. As long as you have a 3D printer ...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 12:49:27 PST
Real Life Minecraft Torch! 3D Printed and Painted http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Life-Minecraft-Torch-3D-Printed-and-Painted/
Real Life Minecraft Torch! 3D Printed and Painted - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/A7MT/IJ61ZD53/FZEA7MTIJ61ZD53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/A7MT/IJ61ZD53/FZEA7MTIJ61ZD53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/A7MT/IJ61ZD53/FZEA7MTIJ61ZD53.SMALL.jpg NespLab Hi everybody! I'm back with an easy and good looking project!In case you lived outside this planet during the past few years, "Minecraft is a game about breaking and placing blocks. At first, people built structures to protect against nocturnal monsters, but as the game grew players worked together ...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 11:13:57 PST
Pancake Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Pancake-Printer/
Pancake Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/94NH/IJ0M98DN/FHN94NHIJ0M98DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/94NH/IJ0M98DN/FHN94NHIJ0M98DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/94NH/IJ0M98DN/FHN94NHIJ0M98DN.SMALL.jpg umuterkal Pancake Printer is a fun way to print (and eat) your very own pancakes!It's basicly works like a CNC machine. X and Y axes are controlled with a small computer, and the pancake mixture is poured to the grill, passing throughout a valve mechanism. Then, you cook the pancake within 2 minutes. It's tha...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 07:32:59 PST
3D Printer Filament Desiccator Chamber for Hygroscopic Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Filament-Desiccator-Chamber-for-Hygrosc/
3D Printer Filament Desiccator Chamber for Hygroscopic Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/7WQL/IIYWSSYW/FIW7WQLIIYWSSYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/7WQL/IIYWSSYW/FIW7WQLIIYWSSYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/7WQL/IIYWSSYW/FIW7WQLIIYWSSYW.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian As more and more experimental materials become available for low cost FDM machines, the need for optimized parameters and process control is becoming more strongly apparent. Many of the flexible and water-soluble materials are quite hygroscopic and incidence of jamming, print defects, and print fai...
By: andreasbastian

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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 15:30:41 PST
Custom Pocket Slim Gadget Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Pocket-Slim-Gadget-Stand/
Custom Pocket Slim Gadget Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/XBJK/IIT4Y92K/FYGXBJKIIT4Y92K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/XBJK/IIT4Y92K/FYGXBJKIIT4Y92K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/XBJK/IIT4Y92K/FYGXBJKIIT4Y92K.SMALL.jpg cfishy First generation gadgets are exciting, but waiting for available accessories is very frustrating. In this instructable, I'll show you how I create custom fitted stands for my new gadgets. They are pockatable, adjustable, and best of all you can customize it to give it your personal touch! A great co...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 17:52:39 PST
A Solution to Loose Change http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Solution-to-Loose-Change/
A Solution to Loose Change - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/AQUH/IIOYVZNB/FBVAQUHIIOYVZNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/AQUH/IIOYVZNB/FBVAQUHIIOYVZNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/AQUH/IIOYVZNB/FBVAQUHIIOYVZNB.SMALL.jpg Jackofalltrades_ I hate having change jingling around in my pocket. Unfortunately, I always buy everything with cash, and I have an equal dislike for not having change when I need it. I've found it is not enough to have change in my backpack or car, since I can never remember to grab it when I need it. I needs to be...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 16:59:08 PST
Bird's Nest Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Birds-Nest-Ornament/
Bird's Nest Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/OYSB/IIHTPR3H/FT2OYSBIIHTPR3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/OYSB/IIHTPR3H/FT2OYSBIIHTPR3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/OYSB/IIHTPR3H/FT2OYSBIIHTPR3H.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker A bird's nest should bring luck and fortune to your holiday tree. With this smart phone controlled ornament, you can "candle" the egg and see the bird inside or you can lift the shell and see the bird.Bill of materials 3d printed parts Spark Photon White LED (3) NiMh batteries Paint Annelle, my ...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 11:07:43 PST
Build Doodle3D into your ultimaker + http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Doodle3D-Into-Your-Ultimaker-/
Build Doodle3D into your ultimaker + - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/3580/IIHTP5KN/F7Z3580IIHTP5KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/3580/IIHTP5KN/F7Z3580IIHTP5KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/3580/IIHTP5KN/F7Z3580IIHTP5KN.SMALL.jpg tinkerinq Doodle3D is a little box you connect to your Ultimaker (or other 3Dprinter) that you can use to instantly print 'doodles' drawn on your tablet, laptop or phone.It is a bit cumbersome to connect: you need the doodle3D wifi box, a 5V poweradapter, a USB A to mini-B cable to power the box and a USB AB ...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 04:08:42 PST
Plastic Selfies http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Selfies/
Plastic Selfies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/J7L3/IIHPD6E9/FG7J7L3IIHPD6E9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/J7L3/IIHPD6E9/FG7J7L3IIHPD6E9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/J7L3/IIHPD6E9/FG7J7L3IIHPD6E9.SMALL.jpg eric.krohn.92 What is more Sci-Fi than creating your own head that you can place onto other things or give as a gift!?!Start by taking approx. 30 photo's of your face using 123d from autodeskWhen you have a good photo,...like the above blue one send it meshmixer for clean up.In meshmixer you must remove backgroun...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 11:30:08 PST
3D Printed Self-Watering Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Self-Watering-Planter/
3D Printed Self-Watering Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Avoid the danger of over or under-watering your plants with this self-watering planter. With a 3D printer, you can quickly make an attractive water-tight planter pot that will keep your plants healthy and fit in with your modernist aesthetic. Design I looked around online at self-watering planter...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 10:18:33 PST
A Set of 3D printed Windshield Wire clips http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Set-of-3D-Printed-Windshield-Wire-Clips/
A Set of 3D printed Windshield Wire clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/J2SZ/IIGC6A5D/FZ3J2SZIIGC6A5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/J2SZ/IIGC6A5D/FZ3J2SZIIGC6A5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/J2SZ/IIGC6A5D/FZ3J2SZIIGC6A5D.SMALL.jpg andymenon This project is one of my first experiences with a 3D printer. Two winters ago, I got myself a Printrbot Simple Metal Christmas bundle kit that came with a knocked down 3D printer along with a whole lot of free accessories and ended up being a pretty good deal at the time!Having put together the pri...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:33:56 PST
3D Print Chemical Structures http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Chemical-Structures/
3D Print Chemical Structures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/VB7F/IIGE7MXI/FNBVB7FIIGE7MXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/VB7F/IIGE7MXI/FNBVB7FIIGE7MXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/VB7F/IIGE7MXI/FNBVB7FIIGE7MXI.SMALL.jpg entomophile Remember making those ball and stick models in chemistry class? Well I do and it brings back bad memories of long study hours, mind numbing equations, and stressful exams. But as an aging nerd, I've developed an appreciation for what those models represent. Imagine the geek cred you can earn by ...
By: entomophile

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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 13:44:33 PST
Heated Nozzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Nozzle/
Heated Nozzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/5ZFQ/IIEWO5UK/F155ZFQIIEWO5UK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/5ZFQ/IIEWO5UK/F155ZFQIIEWO5UK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/5ZFQ/IIEWO5UK/F155ZFQIIEWO5UK.SMALL.jpg 3DigitalCooks. This instructable is about building a heated nozzle that is made with a food safe material that is compatible with cartridges extruders. I wanted to explore the difference between working with aluminum and stainless steel. There is a lot of internet talk about the good and the bad about aluminum coo...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 17:38:57 PST
AC heated bed Sunhokey Prusa I3 http://www.instructables.com/id/AC-Heated-Bed-Sunhokey-Prusa-I3/
AC heated bed Sunhokey Prusa I3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/HPK1/IIEYSHNZ/FCDHPK1IIEYSHNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/HPK1/IIEYSHNZ/FCDHPK1IIEYSHNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/HPK1/IIEYSHNZ/FCDHPK1IIEYSHNZ.SMALL.jpg minionan The following instructable describes how in a very easy way you can add an AC heated bed for your Prusa I3.The particular printer which I have is Sunhokey but any type of Prusa I3 machine with aluminium heated bed will do. If you have glass bed, this mod is doable but I would advice to buy an alumin...
By: minionan

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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 13:49:28 PST