Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:00:52 PST BLOX v1.01 3D Printing a Curved Shell for a Teapot Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-a-Wraparound-Shell-for-a-Teapot-Handle/
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Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:59:38 PST
Tinkercad Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkercad-Tips-and-Tricks/
Tinkercad Tips and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/PV0E/JA36KUE0/FIHPV0EJA36KUE0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/PV0E/JA36KUE0/FIHPV0EJA36KUE0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/PV0E/JA36KUE0/FIHPV0EJA36KUE0.SMALL.jpg Jayden17 This a collection of my favorite tinkercad features and a couple tricks I use.I may add more soon The View Cube In tinkercad 2.0 and up there is a view cube you can rotate it to change view or click one of views on it to go there.This is also in other autodesk software Saving a Photo This is v...
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Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:12:27 PST
How to Render Tinkercad Design http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Render-Tinkercad-Design/
How to Render Tinkercad Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/N8HB/JA36KK5A/FAKN8HBJA36KK5A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/N8HB/JA36KK5A/FAKN8HBJA36KK5A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/N8HB/JA36KK5A/FAKN8HBJA36KK5A.SMALL.jpg Jayden17 I recently have been rendering my designs with Fusion 360. This is very easy. In this instructable I will render my wagon design Download Fusion 360 Go to this Website Hit download Free Trial I believe its free if your not making more then 100,000 dollars off of it or something like tha...
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Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:57:13 PST
Neva 3D Printer Maintenance V1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Neva-3D-Printer-Maintenance-V10/
Neva 3D Printer Maintenance V1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/6BCA/JA36KVAY/F546BCAJA36KVAY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/6BCA/JA36KVAY/F546BCAJA36KVAY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/6BCA/JA36KVAY/F546BCAJA36KVAY.SMALL.jpg marshallpeck This guide was written for the Neva 1.0 3D printer by Dagoma I've been taking a deep-dive look at the Neva 3D printer as part of my week-long journey to Santa Barbara, so I wrote a little maintenance manual for this unique piece of hardware.Even if you don’t have a Neva, this information applies to...
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Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:49:56 PST
3D Printing-Creating a Printable 3D Keychain using SelfCAD's Drawing Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-SelfCADs-Drwaing-Tool-to-Create-a-Printable-/
3D Printing-Creating a Printable 3D Keychain using SelfCAD's Drawing Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/G67X/JA36HF0F/FFQG67XJA36HF0F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/G67X/JA36HF0F/FFQG67XJA36HF0F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/G67X/JA36HF0F/FFQG67XJA36HF0F.SMALL.jpg Sammy50 In this instructable, we are going to make the above 3D Keychain for printing in SelfCAD using the Drawing tool and the Boolean Union. To begin, you need to launch SelfCAD software at www.selfcad.com. You can register for a one-month free trial and later pay only $4.99/m but if you are a student or ...
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Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:35:20 PST
TinkerCAD Ideas to Try. http://www.instructables.com/id/TinkerCAD-Ideas-to-Try/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/QXT4/J9YJEB6Y/FNAQXT4J9YJEB6Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/QXT4/J9YJEB6Y/FNAQXT4J9YJEB6Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/QXT4/J9YJEB6Y/FNAQXT4J9YJEB6Y.SMALL.jpg BensonTechTeach These are a few ideas that Mr. Benson found on the 'Instructables' site. Most of these projects are possible using the resources that we have here in room 200. null 3D Printed Spiral Earrings Here's one for the future fashion designers! Koala Camera Mount Pencil Puzzler Revisited S...
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Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:21:48 PST
Truncated Cylinder Connections to Graphing Sine/Cosine Functions http://www.instructables.com/id/Truncated-Cylinder-Connections-to-Graphing-SineCos/
Truncated Cylinder Connections to Graphing Sine/Cosine Functions - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/4BBM/J9YJGGXO/FT84BBMJ9YJGGXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/4BBM/J9YJGGXO/FT84BBMJ9YJGGXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/4BBM/J9YJGGXO/FT84BBMJ9YJGGXO.SMALL.jpg DrWan This is the start of a lesson for precalculus. Will update with more pictures and materials soon! Create the Truncated Cylinder in Tinkercad Create a truncated cylinder in Tinkercad or find mine to use: Wan - Truncated Cylinder Lab Print the Truncated Cylinder Print enough for each student o...
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Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:47:12 PST
3D Printed Bevel Gears http://www.instructables.com/id/Bevel-Gears/
3D Printed Bevel Gears - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/6CKH/J9YJA7VJ/F4O6CKHJ9YJA7VJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/6CKH/J9YJA7VJ/F4O6CKHJ9YJA7VJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/6CKH/J9YJA7VJ/F4O6CKHJ9YJA7VJ.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Bevel gears change the angle of any rotary motion. They're basically spur gears that interface at a specified angle (usually 90º) so that the power source doesn't have to be in line with the output of the motion. They're used in everything from hand drills to automotive differentials.This instructab...
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:02:54 PST
Larger Holder for 3D Printer Wanhao I3 and Clones http://www.instructables.com/id/Larger-Holder-for-3D-Printer-Wanhao-I3-and-Clones/
Larger Holder for 3D Printer Wanhao I3 and Clones - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/DNV1/J9SVRE16/FDYDNV1J9SVRE16.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/DNV1/J9SVRE16/FDYDNV1J9SVRE16.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/DNV1/J9SVRE16/FDYDNV1J9SVRE16.SMALL.jpg nuggles58 If you have a Wanhao I3, Balco printer, Cocoon or any of the clones that are the same for these machines, you will know that the filament holder they give you is only good for small 250gm or 1/4 size filaments. I buy my filaments in 1kg rolls, and they are wider than the holder, so this is how I mad...
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Sat, 11 Nov 2017 04:25:25 PST
Dual Color 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Color-Printing/
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Fri, 10 Nov 2017 13:41:22 PST
How to Store 3D Printing Filament http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Store-3D-Printing-Filament/
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Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:29:35 PST
3D Printing-Modeling a Lego Batman in SelfCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Modeling-a-Lego-Batman-in-SelfCAD/
3D Printing-Modeling a Lego Batman in SelfCAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/IEM1/J9SVOKDD/FQZIEM1J9SVOKDD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/IEM1/J9SVOKDD/FQZIEM1J9SVOKDD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/IEM1/J9SVOKDD/FQZIEM1J9SVOKDD.SMALL.jpg Sammy50 Personally I love Lego Characters and generally Lego Movies and films and that's why I decided to create my own printable Lego Batman. Many people have made these characters before but I wanted to take a different approach in creating mine. That is, through the use of new 3D software called SelfCAD....
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Fri, 10 Nov 2017 05:18:32 PST
Magnetic Hideaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Hideaway/
Magnetic Hideaway - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/B8H3/J9SVO1KL/FDBB8H3J9SVO1KL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/B8H3/J9SVO1KL/FDBB8H3J9SVO1KL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/B8H3/J9SVO1KL/FDBB8H3J9SVO1KL.SMALL.jpg emily87480 This product is a small box, that can be placed anywhere you want that is magnetic. It's simple and can hold anything you want, from money to phones. Designing the Product The first step is to take the measurements. The measurements you should should take are length, width and height of where you...
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Tue, 7 Nov 2017 12:15:53 PST
3D Printed "Wobbler" Style Air Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wobbler-Style-Air-Engine/
3D Printed "Wobbler" Style Air Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/X21K/J9OWEXBI/FCXX21KJ9OWEXBI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/X21K/J9OWEXBI/FCXX21KJ9OWEXBI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/X21K/J9OWEXBI/FCXX21KJ9OWEXBI.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt '3D Printed "Wobbler" Style Air Engine' is yet another of my 3D printed air engine designs. You can find hundreds, if not thousands of wobbler style engines in various forms all over the internet. I machined my first wobbler many years ago on my cnc mill and lathe, and as I've read, but not confir...
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Tue, 7 Nov 2017 10:56:46 PST
Designing 3D Print Cookie Cutter in TinkerCad http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-3D-Print-Cookie-Cutter-in-TinkerCad/
Designing 3D Print Cookie Cutter in TinkerCad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/YVMG/J9OWE351/FCCYVMGJ9OWE351.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/YVMG/J9OWE351/FCCYVMGJ9OWE351.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/YVMG/J9OWE351/FCCYVMGJ9OWE351.SMALL.jpg coffeechug This tutorial will help anyone looking to get started with making a cookie cutter design in Tinkercad. Super easy and super awesome. Please share any new designs you create and give a thumbs up if you found this helpful.Reach out to me at @coffeechugbooks and my website www.coffeeforthebrain.com as ...
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Tue, 7 Nov 2017 03:01:58 PST
How to Create a Remotely Controlled 3D Printed Self-Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Remotely-Controlled-3D-Printed-Sel/
How to Create a Remotely Controlled 3D Printed Self-Balancing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/ICMD/J9JFMIPC/FVWICMDJ9JFMIPC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/ICMD/J9JFMIPC/FVWICMDJ9JFMIPC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/ICMD/J9JFMIPC/FVWICMDJ9JFMIPC.SMALL.jpg jjrobots This is an evolution of the previous version of B-robot. 100% OPEN SOURCE / Arduino robot. The CODE, 3D parts and electronics are open so feel free to modify it or create a huge version of the robot. If you have doubts, ideas or need assistance make the most of the B-robot community The new version ...
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Fri, 3 Nov 2017 03:22:55 PDT
Cleaning a Ultimaker 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-a-Ultimaker-2/
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Thu, 2 Nov 2017 09:59:15 PDT
How to Connect PET Bottles for TrussFab Structures http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Connect-PET-Bottles-for-TrussFab-Structures/
How to Connect PET Bottles for TrussFab Structures - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/TXQH/J9EH5JP1/FWATXQHJ9EH5JP1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/TXQH/J9EH5JP1/FWATXQHJ9EH5JP1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/TXQH/J9EH5JP1/FWATXQHJ9EH5JP1.SMALL.jpg HCIHPI Hi, this is guide for preparing bottle pairs for constructing TrussFab structures. TrussFab is a plugin for SketchUp that allows you to fabricate large scale structures that are sturdy enough to carry human weight. TrussFab achieves the large scale by complementing 3D print with plastic bottles. Tru...
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 11:36:16 PDT
Spin Circuit Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-Circuit-Assembly/
Spin Circuit Assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/PWHJ/J9EH8KSC/FZGPWHJJ9EH8KSC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/PWHJ/J9EH8KSC/FZGPWHJJ9EH8KSC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/PWHJ/J9EH8KSC/FZGPWHJJ9EH8KSC.SMALL.jpg tinkercad-support In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make a monkey with spinning arms using the Spin Circuit Assembly, which combines a spinning hobby gearmotor with 2xAAA batteries.Let's get started! Introducing Mister Monkey Our model, Mister Monkey is actually made of three parts: a body, a left arm, and a r...
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 11:27:38 PDT
Design a 3D Printable Fidget Spinner With Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-3D-Printable-Fidget-Spinner-With-Fusion-3/
Design a 3D Printable Fidget Spinner With Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/OV9J/J9EH775H/FBXOV9JJ9EH775H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/OV9J/J9EH775H/FBXOV9JJ9EH775H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/OV9J/J9EH775H/FBXOV9JJ9EH775H.SMALL.jpg vladimira.novotna Use Fusion 360 to make a Fidget Spinner that can be 3D printed. This Instructable is suitable for beginners. No basic knowledge of Fusion 360 needed.Download Fusion 360 here: https://www.autodesk.com/products/fusion-360/overv...If you like Fusion 360 as much as I do, but need more help, go to Fusion...
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 06:13:12 PDT
3D Printed Concrete Molds Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Concrete-Molds-Part-2-1/
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 02:35:04 PDT
3D Printed Concrete Molds Part 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Concrete-Molds-Part-2/
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 00:37:15 PDT
RepRap Snappy V1.1 Chassis Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/RepRap-Snappy-V11-Chassis-Assembly/
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:31:50 PDT
Solar Stirling Engine Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Stirling-Engine-Stand/
Solar Stirling Engine Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/R02I/J98RG86P/FLSR02IJ98RG86P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/R02I/J98RG86P/FLSR02IJ98RG86P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/R02I/J98RG86P/FLSR02IJ98RG86P.SMALL.jpg Fischerman14 I built this printed solar stirling engine from a construction manual from www.reprap-windturbine.comThe engine works really nice, only the stand is very weak. When I run the engine outside in the garden and there is wind it shakes and sometimes it tilts with the original stand.All pictures and STL....
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Mon, 30 Oct 2017 09:35:39 PDT
How to Create a Printable Vase in SelfCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Vase-for-3D-Printing-in-SelfCAD/
How to Create a Printable Vase in SelfCAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/KOGC/J98RLC6O/FD3KOGCJ98RLC6O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/KOGC/J98RLC6O/FD3KOGCJ98RLC6O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/KOGC/J98RLC6O/FD3KOGCJ98RLC6O.SMALL.jpg Sammy50 Have you been longing to create a Vase of any type or generally any container using CAD software?. Well, in this simple instructable am going to show you how you can easily create a Vase, like the one above, using the SelfCAD software (An easy to use online software in which sculpting, modeling an...
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Mon, 30 Oct 2017 03:44:59 PDT
Remix the Thingiverse in Virtual Reality http://www.instructables.com/id/Remix-the-Thingiverse-in-Virtual-Reality/
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Sun, 29 Oct 2017 20:39:53 PDT
3D Printed NASA Chess Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-NASA-Chess-Piece/
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Sat, 28 Oct 2017 19:36:29 PDT
Solar Mendocino Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Mendocino-Motor/
Solar Mendocino Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/H7GR/J98R6WPN/F5HH7GRJ98R6WPN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/H7GR/J98R6WPN/F5HH7GRJ98R6WPN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/H7GR/J98R6WPN/F5HH7GRJ98R6WPN.SMALL.jpg How-ToDo Hello! How do you do? This is project HowToDo, my name is Konstantin and today I want to show you how I made a solar Mendocino motor. For those of you who do not know what a Mendocino motor is, it's the simplest brushless motor powered by solar panels attached to the rotor itself. Rotor is floating ...
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 12:15:22 PDT
How to Design 3D Population Maps Using Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-3D-Population-Maps-Using-Tinkercad/
How to Design 3D Population Maps Using Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/AMCS/J98RBV5N/FWUAMCSJ98RBV5N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/AMCS/J98RBV5N/FWUAMCSJ98RBV5N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/AMCS/J98RBV5N/FWUAMCSJ98RBV5N.SMALL.jpg Tinkercad for Education Ever wondered which state has the most amusement parks? Or what about something more serious, like which provinces have the highest percentage of people suffering from poverty? Whether you are teaching about the Electoral College, energy consumption, or immigration, one way to "make it real" for stu...
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 12:58:29 PDT
2D to 3D Tealight Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/2D-to-3D-Tealight-Holder/
2D to 3D Tealight Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/GXV7/J98RD3ZJ/FMAGXV7J98RD3ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/GXV7/J98RD3ZJ/FMAGXV7J98RD3ZJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/GXV7/J98RD3ZJ/FMAGXV7J98RD3ZJ.SMALL.jpg DrWan This instructable details how you can make tea light candle holders with your own 2D images on the side panels. These are perfect for any time of the year. I made one for my mother for Mother's Day. Halloween is coming up, I provided a few examples. What will you make? If you're not a teacher and yo...
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 08:59:54 PDT
Convert Any 3D Printer to Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Any-3D-Printer-to-Laser-Engraver/
Convert Any 3D Printer to Laser Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/D4SJ/J97LCZJ2/FTTD4SJJ97LCZJ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/D4SJ/J97LCZJ2/FTTD4SJJ97LCZJ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/D4SJ/J97LCZJ2/FTTD4SJJ97LCZJ2.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop What is up guys, In this instructable I am gonna show you how to conver any 3d printer into a powerful 2.5 w laser engraver capable of cutting wood and engraving into almost every material(except metals). Laser and Equipment So, We are gonna start this project by firstly choosing the right laser ...
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Thu, 26 Oct 2017 07:57:22 PDT
DIY 3D Printer: How to Make a 3D Printer That Anyone Can Do http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printer-How-to-Make-a-3D-Printer-That-Anyon/
DIY 3D Printer: How to Make a 3D Printer That Anyone Can Do - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/1NRY/J9645QNO/F8Y1NRYJ9645QNO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/1NRY/J9645QNO/F8Y1NRYJ9645QNO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/1NRY/J9645QNO/F8Y1NRYJ9645QNO.SMALL.jpg Dylan91 Hello everyone! Every time I start a new project, I try to make something bigger or more difficult than the previous one. So this time I made a 3D printer from some waste/residual wood, some "recycled" electronic parts and about 120$. In this instructable I will show you how I made it with only hand...
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Wed, 25 Oct 2017 02:34:11 PDT
Particle / Active Carbon Air Filter Using a 120mm Delta High Static Pressure 12V Fan, Arduino Pro Mini 3.3V As PWM Control, and 3D Printed Cases http://www.instructables.com/id/Particle-Active-Carbon-Air-Filter-Using-a-120mm-De/
Particle / Active Carbon Air Filter Using a 120mm Delta High Static Pressure 12V Fan, Arduino Pro Mini 3.3V As PWM Control, and 3D Printed Cases - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/98RC/J9OWBLQH/FCX98RCJ9OWBLQH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/98RC/J9OWBLQH/FCX98RCJ9OWBLQH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/98RC/J9OWBLQH/FCX98RCJ9OWBLQH.SMALL.jpg GSink I am usually running one or two 3D printers in my workshop, and although I don't print ABS, I do print carbon fiber and other materials that have been identified as giving off ultrafine particle emissions and fumes.After noticing that the air did occasionally have some odor and reading about some of...
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Wed, 25 Oct 2017 01:23:43 PDT
Halloween Silhouette Projecting Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Silhouette-Projecting-Light/
Halloween Silhouette Projecting Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/X18K/J960NDA2/FOOX18KJ960NDA2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/X18K/J960NDA2/FOOX18KJ960NDA2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/X18K/J960NDA2/FOOX18KJ960NDA2.SMALL.jpg camynjes000 This projecting light can be made to fit any time of year, but is especially fitting around halloween. Basically, a light that casts a shadow of whatever you’d like it to. It is flashlight shaped with changeable lenses, made easily with access to a 3D printer, laser cutter, and Little bits. It can b...
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Tue, 24 Oct 2017 14:04:49 PDT
Useful 3D Prints: Bathroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Useful-3D-Prints-Bathroom/
Useful 3D Prints: Bathroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/F04C/J95OUU9D/FDYF04CJ95OUU9D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/F04C/J95OUU9D/FDYF04CJ95OUU9D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/F04C/J95OUU9D/FDYF04CJ95OUU9D.SMALL.jpg Nikus Hi! Nice to see you there. I want to introduce you to my new series of Instructables, videos, thingiverse things and so on about 3D printing. But I want to show you different side of 3D printing. Right there we wouldn't print benchys (that's this small boat for testing 3D printers) Yoda's head and s...
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Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:58:46 PDT
Make a 3D Printable Cookie Cutter With Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-Printable-Cookie-Cutter-With-Fusion-360/
Make a 3D Printable Cookie Cutter With Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/TRIO/J94GTP4I/FEPTRIOJ94GTP4I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/TRIO/J94GTP4I/FEPTRIOJ94GTP4I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/TRIO/J94GTP4I/FEPTRIOJ94GTP4I.SMALL.jpg vladimira.novotna Start with a new design, make your own Halloween cookie cutters, 3D print them and bake some spooky cookies.This Instructable shows how to make one of the cookie cutters, but you can follow this workflow to make all of them and more - your own designs for example. Just be careful with the Mirror com...
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Tue, 24 Oct 2017 05:51:16 PDT
An Unconventional 3D Printed Retropie Arcade - Part 2 of 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Unconventional-3D-Printed-Retropie-Arcade-Part--1/
An Unconventional 3D Printed Retropie Arcade - Part 2 of 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/8GF3/J9YJILS5/FIG8GF3J9YJILS5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/8GF3/J9YJILS5/FIG8GF3J9YJILS5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/8GF3/J9YJILS5/FIG8GF3J9YJILS5.SMALL.jpg andymenon A few weeks ago, I had published an IBLE titled An Unconventional 3D Printed Retropie Arcade - Part 1 of 2This IBLE is continuation of that article published as a two-part series. If you haven't already, please read the Part 1 before proceeding with this IBLE.Here, I will show you how I designed, pr...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 22:30:40 PDT
Guitar Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Keychain/
Guitar Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/7U92/J94H1O8R/FLQ7U92J94H1O8R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/7U92/J94H1O8R/FLQ7U92J94H1O8R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/7U92/J94H1O8R/FLQ7U92J94H1O8R.SMALL.jpg CelesteH19 The images above is the final product after designing and printing the guitar Keychain. Design your object in Fusion 360 I used the program Fusion 360 to design a guitar keychain. To be able to make the figure of the guitar I used several circles and an elipse. Then I trimmed the extra lines and ...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:06:25 PDT
3D Printer Cantilever http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Cantilever/
3D Printer Cantilever - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/VMEZ/J94GXCGF/FCZVMEZJ94GXCGF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/VMEZ/J94GXCGF/FCZVMEZJ94GXCGF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/VMEZ/J94GXCGF/FCZVMEZJ94GXCGF.SMALL.jpg Core3D The idea of this build was to build a low budget, no frills printer that can print PLA (no heated bed). The printer is a cantilever printer build on 3030 extrusion and a recycled Netgear router case to contain all electronics.All axis move over Linear guide rails which provide the accuracy of this p...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:19:41 PDT
Custom Bubble Wands http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Bubble-Wands/
Custom Bubble Wands - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/Q0DJ/J94GVJH7/FUPQ0DJJ94GVJH7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/Q0DJ/J94GVJH7/FUPQ0DJJ94GVJH7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/Q0DJ/J94GVJH7/FUPQ0DJJ94GVJH7.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell 3D printed custom bubble wands are a great way to make any occasion extra special – AND teach your kids about cool science things like surface tension and how different air temperatures interact. Both the handle and the bubble 'head' can be customized and made into birthday numbers, names, lette...
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:29:36 PDT
3D Printed Customizable Jack O'Lantern W/ Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Customizable-Jack-OLantern-W-Tinkercad/
3D Printed Customizable Jack O'Lantern W/ Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/KXLY/J8YRLC4Q/F32KXLYJ8YRLC4Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/KXLY/J8YRLC4Q/F32KXLYJ8YRLC4Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/KXLY/J8YRLC4Q/F32KXLYJ8YRLC4Q.SMALL.jpg makeandfake Looking for a fun print to add to your Halloween decor? Want to try your hand at some simple modeling? I got you covered. This tutorial will show you how to customize a 3D model in Tinkercad so you can have your very own face on Jack O'Lantern.You can also watch this video which covers them same con...
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Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:31:00 PDT
3D Printed Halloween Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Pencil-Holder-in-Tinkercad/
3D Printed Halloween Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/HDB9/J9JFVI0E/FI4HDB9J9JFVI0E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/HDB9/J9JFVI0E/FI4HDB9J9JFVI0E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/HDB9/J9JFVI0E/FI4HDB9J9JFVI0E.SMALL.jpg Jayden17 Using tinkercad I created a dual color Jack-o-Lantern pencil, pen, or marker holder. These instructions are for single and dual color printing. Design For Single ColorNot recommended for dual color In Tinkercad editor start by creating a pumpkin I made mine by making a low-quality 3D o...
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Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:55:23 PDT
Customize Boon With Doll Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Boon-With-Doll-Eyes/
Customize Boon With Doll Eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/CNRU/J8YR8HD0/F36CNRUJ8YR8HD0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/CNRU/J8YR8HD0/F36CNRUJ8YR8HD0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/CNRU/J8YR8HD0/F36CNRUJ8YR8HD0.SMALL.jpg FishK At the first Maker Faire in Lille, my wife saw a tiny dinosaur very cute, and it was Boon from 3dkitBash.She wanted to have this toy and add it to the todo list for our first 3d Printer. (you can get the model from here : https://3dkitbash.com/products/boon-the-tiny-t-rex... ).Another model on the 3...
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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:36:16 PDT
How to Create a Printable 3D Designed Keychain Using SelfCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Printable-3D-Designed-Keychain-Usi/
How to Create a Printable 3D Designed Keychain Using SelfCAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/FDMG/J8YR8BF9/F5TFDMGJ8YR8BF9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/FDMG/J8YR8BF9/F5TFDMGJ8YR8BF9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/FDMG/J8YR8BF9/F5TFDMGJ8YR8BF9.SMALL.jpg Sammy50 This instructable is meant for the beginners in 3D modeling and also to the experts who want to create complex models using SelfCAD software. There are many 3D printing tutorials online, but they move fast and skip the basics. This instructable will walk you step-by-step on how to make a 3D model ...
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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 06:55:43 PDT
3D Picture Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Picture-Phone-Case/
3D Picture Phone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/B5BK/J8UN2Q6X/FQAB5BKJ8UN2Q6X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/B5BK/J8UN2Q6X/FQAB5BKJ8UN2Q6X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/B5BK/J8UN2Q6X/FQAB5BKJ8UN2Q6X.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON In this instructable I'll show you how to take a 2d image, turn it into a 3D surface, then use it to make a custom phone case. I'm using an iPhone 7 here, but I'll tell you where you might look to find a case for a different phone. Tools + Materials Fusion 3603D Printer I use a Creality CR-10. ...
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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:45:01 PDT
3D Printing: How to Print a Toy Car From Myminifactory Using SelfCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-How-to-Print-a-Toy-Car-From-Myminifact/
3D Printing: How to Print a Toy Car From Myminifactory Using SelfCAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/ZGDI/J8YR8KM5/FYCZGDIJ8YR8KM5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/ZGDI/J8YR8KM5/FYCZGDIJ8YR8KM5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/ZGDI/J8YR8KM5/FYCZGDIJ8YR8KM5.SMALL.jpg Sammy50 In this instructable I want to show you how you can print a Toy Car or any other model from MyMinifactory using SelfCAD. MyMinifactory is a website where designers can upload their ready to print 3D models and users can download them for free. SelfCAD has already partnered with MyMinifactory, ...
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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:40:20 PDT
Polyurethane Foam Soft Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Polyurethane-Foam-Soft-Robot/
Polyurethane Foam Soft Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/0T96/J8UN04GZ/FY80T96J8UN04GZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/0T96/J8UN04GZ/FY80T96J8UN04GZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/0T96/J8UN04GZ/FY80T96J8UN04GZ.SMALL.jpg John Choi Short DescriptionLearn how to build a soft, pillow-like robot using polyurethane RTV molding! [Difficulty: Easy to Medium]Long DescriptionSoft robotics is an exciting new sub-field in the broader category of robotics. According to Wikipedia: "Soft Robotics is the specific subfield of robotics dealin...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:30:05 PDT
Engineering the Image of a Cat Into a 3D Printable Shape http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineering-the-Image-of-a-Cat-Into-a-3D-Printable/
Engineering the Image of a Cat Into a 3D Printable Shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/EXGK/J8UN1GXA/F12EXGKJ8UN1GXA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/EXGK/J8UN1GXA/F12EXGKJ8UN1GXA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/EXGK/J8UN1GXA/F12EXGKJ8UN1GXA.SMALL.jpg Sammy50 Objective: Create a Printable 3D shape from an image. This is a quick tutorial on converting any image into a printable 3D model, like the above image of a cat.3D printing has always been an amazing technology ever. But despite that, CAD software have been challenging and confusing to many people, e...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:50:52 PDT
Tape Measuring Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Tape-Measuring-Tool/
Tape Measuring Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/PMRK/J8UGYQE5/F4JPMRKJ8UGYQE5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/PMRK/J8UGYQE5/F4JPMRKJ8UGYQE5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/PMRK/J8UGYQE5/F4JPMRKJ8UGYQE5.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus This handy tape measure add-on allows you to measure and mark with one hand. A 3D printed pencil holder attaches right to the tape measure body, and an arrow aligned with the pencil easily shows where the mark will a land. I made this with Tinkercad, a free and easy to use 3D modeling tool that run...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:32:39 PDT
IoT Enabled Smart Filament Runout Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Enabled-Smart-Filament-Runout-Switch/
IoT Enabled Smart Filament Runout Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPMJ/J8UMXR68/FX1NPMJJ8UMXR68.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPMJ/J8UMXR68/FX1NPMJJ8UMXR68.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/NPMJ/J8UMXR68/FX1NPMJJ8UMXR68.SMALL.jpg ArtSuzhou Many 3D printer firmware such as Marlin support filament runout sensor and can pause the print for filament change when the filament ran out or broke. However, the user has to be nearby to monitor the printer. Watching the filament running out so you can switch to a new roll is like watching the pai...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:44:26 PDT