Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - 3d printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 23:02:52 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:35:42 PST
3D Printed electric Longboard V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electric-Longboard-V2/
3D Printed electric Longboard V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/KWLO/IKBHV4AT/FXTKWLOIKBHV4AT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/KWLO/IKBHV4AT/FXTKWLOIKBHV4AT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/KWLO/IKBHV4AT/FXTKWLOIKBHV4AT.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal This is my second version of my 3d printed electric long board. You can find the first version here.I saw these videos on the internet with people riding electric skateboard and going really fast. The practical applications of these boards as a means of transport caught my attention. Not to mention,...
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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
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
Better Makerbot Replicator 2 Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Makerbot-Replicator-2-Buttons/
Better Makerbot Replicator 2 Buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/2MO0/IK2X5GBA/F782MO0IK2X5GBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/2MO0/IK2X5GBA/F782MO0IK2X5GBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/2MO0/IK2X5GBA/F782MO0IK2X5GBA.SMALL.jpg sweeezn A more permanent solution to crappy soft buttons for your 3D printer.I've tried the remote button repair kits and other techniques, and they always eventually fail. Adding momentary switches adds a satisfying click to moving through the menu.At this point you're probably so frustrated with fixing th...
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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
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
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 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
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...
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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
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
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...
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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
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 ...
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 13:44:33 PST
Customizable 3D Printed Laser Cut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-3D-Printed-Laser-Cut-Lamp/
Customizable 3D Printed Laser Cut Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/KF9F/II96YWJJ/FQ2KF9FII96YWJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/KF9F/II96YWJJ/FQ2KF9FII96YWJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/KF9F/II96YWJJ/FQ2KF9FII96YWJJ.SMALL.jpg fozzy13 I love 3D printing. It can be used in nearly any application, and can create complicated, easily customizable, precise objects.I wanted to make some interesting accent lighting for my room, so I decided to use 3D printing, laser cutting, and inexpensive LED light bulbs to get there. This is a super ...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 08:59:15 PST
How to Make a 3D Printed Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3D-Printed-Ornament/
How to Make a 3D Printed Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/6LK0/II7RGT4H/FV16LK0II7RGT4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/6LK0/II7RGT4H/FV16LK0II7RGT4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/6LK0/II7RGT4H/FV16LK0II7RGT4H.SMALL.jpg MakeItYoutube Create your own 3D printed LED ornament!Print the parts and add a simple circuit to spice up your tree! Video Watch this video instead of the written tutorial, or use it to see the steps performed while following along! Supplies Parts:WireElectrical TapeCoin Cell BatteryWhite LEDsSwitchThingiv...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 09:10:48 PST
Smooth finishing of 3D printed objects (TfCD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Smooth-Finishing-of-3D-Printed-Objects/
Smooth finishing of 3D printed objects (TfCD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/8YOU/II94PN7G/FV28YOUII94PN7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/8YOU/II94PN7G/FV28YOUII94PN7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/8YOU/II94PN7G/FV28YOUII94PN7G.SMALL.jpg irischung The use of 3D printing for quick prototyping or producing small batches is popular nowadays. For the master course Advanced Concept Design (subcourse TFCD) at the Technical University of Delft, a learning tool is created for medical students to draw on 3D printed body parts, to improve their spatial...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 08:21:02 PST
From a 3D scan to a 3D fitted model (TfCD) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-a-3D-Scan-to-a-3D-Fitted-Model/
From a 3D scan to a 3D fitted model (TfCD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/5UQ9/II96YEEX/F9R5UQ9II96YEEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/5UQ9/II96YEEX/F9R5UQ9II96YEEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/5UQ9/II96YEEX/F9R5UQ9II96YEEX.SMALL.jpg NinoRandy This instructable is created on behalf of the Technology for Concept Design course at Delft University of Technology regarding to emerging technologies. This instruction is to guide you through a process of making a 3D fitted model of a product. Generate a 3D scan Contact an organization/univers...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:53:39 PST
Print A Bone on the Ember Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-a-Bone-on-the-Ember-Printer/
Print A Bone on the Ember Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/MRXQ/II94PLLF/FN4MRXQII94PLLF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/MRXQ/II94PLLF/FN4MRXQII94PLLF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/MRXQ/II94PLLF/FN4MRXQII94PLLF.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix This Instructable documentations the project led by Chris Venter at Genspace's workshop "Bioengineering, Biomaterials, and Bioaesthetics" on December 18, 2015. You will learn how to take a simple pen drawing and transform it into a tangible 3D printed, biocompatible bone scaffold, which may be seede...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 10:37:19 PST
Magnetic Hinge for Anatomical Models - TfCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Hinge-With-3D-Printing/
Magnetic Hinge for Anatomical Models - TfCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/A139/II96YASY/FSXA139II96YASY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/A139/II96YASY/FSXA139II96YASY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/A139/II96YASY/FSXA139II96YASY.SMALL.jpg Stefanv10 This small project shows the steps that I took to investigate the use of magnetic hinges with 3D printing. One of the inspirations of this project was the Customizable Magnetic Hinge Box by Walter. See: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:59332.The goal of this experiment is to experience the feel and ...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 06:58:29 PST
3D Printed Caffeine Killer Coffee Mug http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Caffeine-Killer-Coffee-Mug/
3D Printed Caffeine Killer Coffee Mug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/FIVM/II1ZKT2C/F0MFIVMII1ZKT2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/FIVM/II1ZKT2C/F0MFIVMII1ZKT2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/FIVM/II1ZKT2C/F0MFIVMII1ZKT2C.SMALL.jpg CoffeeMug In order to curb the high coffee consumption, especially for college students who are rushing to their classes, we decided to build this new and improved coffee mug. Hypothetically, this coffee mug includes a button so that when drink is almost done, pressing the button will send a signal to the co...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 20:04:42 PST
Customize your Ember resin color palette http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Your-Ember-Resin-Color-Palette/
Customize your Ember resin color palette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/Q54Q/II1LJ79J/F0TQ54QII1LJ79J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/Q54Q/II1LJ79J/F0TQ54QII1LJ79J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/Q54Q/II1LJ79J/F0TQ54QII1LJ79J.SMALL.jpg javelincholer In this instructable I'm going to go through the process of mixing different colors of resin for the Ember printer. I'll go over what you’ll need to have before you begin, and I'll detail the steps in metering out and blending the resin. We recently came out with a line of CMYKW resins for the Ember...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 12:20:56 PST
Scaled Wood & 3D Printed Motorcycle Model http://www.instructables.com/id/110-Scaled-Wood-3D-Printed-Motorcycle-Model/
Scaled Wood & 3D Printed Motorcycle Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/FV28/IHZ6T25L/FMYFV28IHZ6T25L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/FV28/IHZ6T25L/FMYFV28IHZ6T25L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/FV28/IHZ6T25L/FMYFV28IHZ6T25L.SMALL.jpg irvandytan These are the instructions to make your very own 1:10 scale motorcycle model out of wood and 3D printing. To make this, you must at least be able to use 3D modelling software such as AutoCAD, Maya, or in my case, Rhinoceros Sketch The Motorcycle Model You Prefer Sketch the model of motorcycle tha...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 12:24:29 PST
3D-Printed Purdue Boilermaker Express Commemorative Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Purdue-Boilermaker-Express-Commemorativ/
3D-Printed Purdue Boilermaker Express Commemorative Water Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/I9CH/IHXTMH3I/FHHI9CHIHXTMH3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/I9CH/IHXTMH3I/FHHI9CHIHXTMH3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/I9CH/IHXTMH3I/FHHI9CHIHXTMH3I.SMALL.jpg Patriot1997 This instructable will walk you through how to create your very own 3D-Printed Purdue Boilermaker Express Commemorative Water Bottle similar to the one you see pictured above. Boilermaker Express History / Instructable Introduction The Boilermaker Express has been the symbol/mascot of Purdue Univ...
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 12:56:35 PST
Leash Lock: An Innovative Dog Walking Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Leash-Lock-an-Innovative-Dog-Walking-Tool/
Leash Lock: An Innovative Dog Walking Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9OBX/IHWISEBC/FB49OBXIHWISEBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9OBX/IHWISEBC/FB49OBXIHWISEBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/9OBX/IHWISEBC/FB49OBXIHWISEBC.SMALL.jpg AndyBratton Hi Everyone!Welcome to my Instructable detailing Leash Lock, a product that I've designed in my Senior Industrial Design studio course at Appalachian State University. Leash Lock is a product aimed a making dog walking easier for everyone, pets and owners alike. It uses a 3D printed handle to enclos...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:26:05 PST
3d Printed Canadarm Model http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Canadarm-Model/
3d Printed Canadarm Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/B297/IHQ5YN3B/FBKB297IHQ5YN3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/B297/IHQ5YN3B/FBKB297IHQ5YN3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/B297/IHQ5YN3B/FBKB297IHQ5YN3B.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Inspired by the Canadarm, this Robot arm is articulated, multifunctional, and moves along a gantry. The real thing is used for retrieving satellites, knocking ice off the MIR Space Station, and a wide variety of other things. I chose to go with the astronaut platform with this model, but since it's...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 09:57:55 PST
Strengthening a 3D Printed Part http://www.instructables.com/id/Strengthening-a-3D-Printed-Part/
Strengthening a 3D Printed Part - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/DV8W/IH87943Q/FIBDV8WIH87943Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/DV8W/IH87943Q/FIBDV8WIH87943Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/DV8W/IH87943Q/FIBDV8WIH87943Q.SMALL.jpg hobbyman As we all know, 3D printed parts produced by our ordinary home type printers are not so strong and when used in place of actual parts, they don't last long. I thought it would be great If it is possible to somehow strengthen the 3d printed parts and worked on the subject a bit. Strengthening a 3d pa...
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 01:49:14 PST
6 Flask Coffee Cold Brewer http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Flask-Coffee-Cold-Brewer/
6 Flask Coffee Cold Brewer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/83KN/IHAYHRYH/F6F83KNIHAYHRYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/83KN/IHAYHRYH/F6F83KNIHAYHRYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/83KN/IHAYHRYH/F6F83KNIHAYHRYH.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Based on my Cold Coffee Brewer, this version brews six cups at once. Try six different kinds of beans for a tasting, or just make enough for your friends.Check out Audreyobscura's Scotch Affogato Recipe instructable made with cold brewed coffee from this contraption and Glen Grant Single Malt Scotch...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 07:46:11 PST
Lego 3D Printer 3.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-3D-Printer-30/
Lego 3D Printer 3.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/UW1G/IH0WCVEM/FU1UW1GIH0WCVEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/UW1G/IH0WCVEM/FU1UW1GIH0WCVEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/UW1G/IH0WCVEM/FU1UW1GIH0WCVEM.SMALL.jpg W1ll14m Hi there!A few months ago I've built the 2nd version of my Lego 3D Printer, and today I'm going to show how to build the 3rd version. Watch the demonstration video (optional) What you'll need (for the x and y axis) Don't forget the Lego doors for equilibrium W...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 09:43:26 PST
3D Printer - PLA sticking issues resolved! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-PLA-sticking-issues-resolved/
3D Printer - PLA sticking issues resolved! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VZBC/IH0G0II8/FD9VZBCIH0G0II8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VZBC/IH0G0II8/FD9VZBCIH0G0II8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/VZBC/IH0G0II8/FD9VZBCIH0G0II8.SMALL.jpg c0ffeepowder I have finally received my Buccaneer Pirate 3D printer and just started playing around with it. Got off a shaky start of broken filaments and poor adhesion of the layers, but all is resolved through the easy to understand re-calibration instructions and various youtube videos from the homepage. One ...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 06:50:46 PST
3D Print En Plein Air http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-En-Plein-Air/
3D Print En Plein Air - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/BWE4/IGV4F0KS/F8ZBWE4IGV4F0KS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/BWE4/IGV4F0KS/F8ZBWE4IGV4F0KS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/BWE4/IGV4F0KS/F8ZBWE4IGV4F0KS.SMALL.jpg ldevendorf Mix 3D printing, plein air painting, site-specific art, and instruction-based art together and this is what you get--a portable system that lets you generate 3D models from the environment and print those models by following the commands typically given to 3D printers. Essentially, you 3D print by h...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 21:12:11 PST
E-NABLE: How to assemble the Isabella Arm by FATHOM http://www.instructables.com/id/E-NABLE-How-to-assemble-the-Isabella-Arm-by-FATHOM/
E-NABLE: How to assemble the Isabella Arm by FATHOM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/KPVW/IGV6GXKM/F7LKPVWIGV6GXKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/KPVW/IGV6GXKM/F7LKPVWIGV6GXKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/KPVW/IGV6GXKM/F7LKPVWIGV6GXKM.SMALL.jpg BethanyLC The Isabella Arm by FATHOM was designed for five-year-old Isabella, who was born with agenesis of the right arm. The FATHOM team partnered with the e-NABLE organization (EnablingtheFuture.org) and the Enable Community Foundation (EnableCommunityFoundation.org) to design an elbow-actuated prosthetic ...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:07:36 PST
Concrete 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-3D-Printer/
Concrete 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/LI5T/IGWJVSAU/FDSLI5TIGWJVSAU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/LI5T/IGWJVSAU/FDSLI5TIGWJVSAU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/LI5T/IGWJVSAU/FDSLI5TIGWJVSAU.SMALL.jpg cmuhleman Structurally robust 3D printed concrete would be a formidable tool for designers and architects. In fall of 2014, my colleague Alan Cation and I created a mobile 3D printer that can print large objects in sawdust as part of our Master of Architecture studies at CCA. We decided that while sawdust was...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 11:08:37 PST
Caress the Gaze: 3D Printed Structures Using SMA Actuators http://www.instructables.com/id/Caress-the-Gaze-3D-Printed-Structures-Using-SMA-Ac/
Caress the Gaze: 3D Printed Structures Using SMA Actuators - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/838C/IGTO4N8Q/F4Y838CIGTO4N8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/838C/IGTO4N8Q/F4Y838CIGTO4N8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/838C/IGTO4N8Q/F4Y838CIGTO4N8Q.SMALL.jpg Behnaz Farahi This intractable is an attempt to provide a framework for design of a dynamic, shape changing object using SMA actuators. The final intention for me was to design an interactive wearable called "Caress of the Gaze" (for the final result see: www.behnazfarahi.com )Information provided here aims to ...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 10:11:58 PST
How to Make a 3D-Printable CAD Model from MR Scans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3D-Printable-CAD-Model-from-MR-Scans/
How to Make a 3D-Printable CAD Model from MR Scans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/D24R/IGSF0GEX/FYOD24RIGSF0GEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/D24R/IGSF0GEX/FYOD24RIGSF0GEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/D24R/IGSF0GEX/FYOD24RIGSF0GEX.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam I'm doing research with Professor Chris Lee at Olin College on turning medical scans into 3D-printable models for use in cancer treatment. The basic concept is to take a stack of 2D medical scans, in this case of prostates with cancerous tumors, and extrapolate a 3D model from them. The model can t...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 16:14:38 PST
Curiosity 120$ eWaste Educational 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Curiosity-120-eWaste-Educational-3D-Printer/
Curiosity 120$ eWaste Educational 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UP2P/IHDUO383/F7TUP2PIHDUO383.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UP2P/IHDUO383/F7TUP2PIHDUO383.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/UP2P/IHDUO383/F7TUP2PIHDUO383.SMALL.jpg mrogivue Please join our Facebook group in order to enable more and more people into the world of 3D prototyping: http://www.facebook.com/groups/infinity3dIntroduction & VisionCo-developed with the Poly University of Hong Kong, the Curiosity is an easy-to-assemble educational 3D printer which offers a super ...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 21:55:18 PST
3D Printed Automatic Walking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Automatic-Walking-Robot/
3D Printed Automatic Walking Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SMALL.jpg Kingz18 When I was looking around instructables I came across this walking robot made by crashbot and was fascinated by it. It was so simple yet very functional. I knew from that moment that I had to make one for myself. When a school engineering project came along I knew this was the perfect opportunity ...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 17:10:46 PST
Super Simple Spool Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Spool-Storage-Rack/
Super Simple Spool Storage Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/JR0U/IGGW7HTI/FK8JR0UIGGW7HTI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/JR0U/IGGW7HTI/FK8JR0UIGGW7HTI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/JR0U/IGGW7HTI/FK8JR0UIGGW7HTI.SMALL.jpg AddictiveMfg This simple to build spool rack can be used to store many rolls of 3D printing filament, or other similarly shaped spools (there is some copper wiring also in the pic). You could even use it as a funky bookshelf if you want!It can hold about 28 3" wide spools as shown. Materials and Tools To bu...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 23:54:54 PST
Smartphone Photo Studio for #3DBenchy and tiny stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Photo-Studio-for-3DBenchy-and-tiny-stuf/
Smartphone Photo Studio for #3DBenchy and tiny stuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools DESCRIPTIONThis 3D-printable camera rig for smartphones is designed to create a repeatable way to photograph #3DBenchy models at fixed angle positions. An included turntable attachment makes it is also possible to record 360° videos.The base frame and phone shelf are easily adjustable to fit most co...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:42:56 PDT
3D Printing Intro to Makerbot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Intro-to-Makerbot/
3D Printing Intro to Makerbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/9OFW/IG169N3Y/FRW9OFWIG169N3Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/9OFW/IG169N3Y/FRW9OFWIG169N3Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/9OFW/IG169N3Y/FRW9OFWIG169N3Y.SMALL.jpg fablabtacoma Here is and Intro to using Makerbot Desktop to print a 3D Object on the Makerbot Desktop Replicator 5! Very basic instructions, feel free to mess around with the software a bit more. (: Choose your file. Either make your own 3D model saved as an .stl or .obj, or you can pick a 3D object already m...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 21:46:19 PDT
Super Cool 3D printed test tube vase! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cool-3D-printed-test-tube-vase/
Super Cool 3D printed test tube vase! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/CL57/IFY75IJ4/FGUCL57IFY75IJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/CL57/IFY75IJ4/FGUCL57IFY75IJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/CL57/IFY75IJ4/FGUCL57IFY75IJ4.SMALL.jpg alexeisamimi 3D printing is cool. And with FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling) 3D printers becoming cheaper and cheaper, the houses of nerds around the world are filling up with lots of cool little plastic trinkets. However, people trying to make useful things sometimes get hung up on the limitations of the technol...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 17:15:37 PDT
Open Source 3D Printed Water Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Source-3D-Printed-Water-Filter/
Open Source 3D Printed Water Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/RMO1/IFMVVOKX/F11RMO1IFMVVOKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/RMO1/IFMVVOKX/F11RMO1IFMVVOKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/RMO1/IFMVVOKX/F11RMO1IFMVVOKX.SMALL.jpg makerboat Faircap's goal is to provide clean water for everyone, in that vein we are making filtration tools that remove bacteria and viruses. Our aim is to make a $1 water filter, we're hoping to run a crowdfunding campaign to bring the cost down and create a single unit that can filter both chemicals and ba...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 06:44:21 PDT