Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - 3d printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:00:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 3C-H0, the Astromech Echo http://www.instructables.com/id/3C-H0-the-Astromech-Echo/
3C-H0, the Astromech Echo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/ARHE/IPY0PFPF/FU6ARHEIPY0PFPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/ARHE/IPY0PFPF/FU6ARHEIPY0PFPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/ARHE/IPY0PFPF/FU6ARHEIPY0PFPF.SMALL.jpg johms This is the droid you're looking for.I've had my Amazon Echo for over a year now and Alexa has become a part of my daily life. Sitting there one day looking at that simple black cylinder I realized that I could do something to make it a little fancier. With the release of the latest Star-Wars movie...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:48:13 PDT
Electroplating 3D Printed Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Electroplating-3D-Printed-Jewelry/
Electroplating 3D Printed Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/5QDE/IPTJF63A/FPJ5QDEIPTJF63A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/5QDE/IPTJF63A/FPJ5QDEIPTJF63A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/5QDE/IPTJF63A/FPJ5QDEIPTJF63A.SMALL.jpg kg1422 This Instructable will show you how to plate a 3D printed (ABS) object with nickel! The process takes about 6 hours, not including print time for the 3D print. You will need:-A 3D print (ABS plastic) -Acetone-Graphite powder-Paint brushes-Nickel rod-Nickel acetate-Vinegar -Power supply + alligator c...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 21:06:52 PDT
3D Printed Motion Replicator & Recorder Robot Arm for Hot Summer Days http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Motion-Replicator-Recorder-Robot-Arm-fo/
3D Printed Motion Replicator & Recorder Robot Arm for Hot Summer Days - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/OQD4/IPVF6Y9D/FX6OQD4IPVF6Y9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/OQD4/IPVF6Y9D/FX6OQD4IPVF6Y9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/OQD4/IPVF6Y9D/FX6OQD4IPVF6Y9D.SMALL.jpg osdoyi I always wanted to build a 3 DOF arm that can be controlled with its copy. With the Arduino & 3D printing it was pretty easy. I hope you can easily built this robot by following these 8 steps. Please don't forget the watch and share demo video that I record for you guys. This robot has 3 functions:1...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 07:03:26 PDT
3d Printing: Zizzy-A Robot Assistant http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printing-Zizzy-A-Robot-Assistant/
3d Printing: Zizzy-A Robot Assistant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/Y6NG/IPTJE1E5/FW5Y6NGIPTJE1E5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/Y6NG/IPTJE1E5/FW5Y6NGIPTJE1E5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/Y6NG/IPTJE1E5/FW5Y6NGIPTJE1E5.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Zizzy is a personal robot prototype for people with limited mobility. The head, body, arms, mounting brackets, air valves, and the artificial muscles that actuate it, are all 3d printed. While no one is likely to try and duplicate this robot exactly, the body and arms, muscles and muscle control sys...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:23:38 PDT
3D Printed Stained Glass Light Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Stained-Glass-Light-Decoration/
3D Printed Stained Glass Light Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/VM5H/IPTJCO10/FAIVM5HIPTJCO10.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/VM5H/IPTJCO10/FAIVM5HIPTJCO10.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/VM5H/IPTJCO10/FAIVM5HIPTJCO10.SMALL.jpg yueshi I am always intrigued by beautiful stained glass in museum and churches. The type of glass art has exist for thousand years, traditionally colored glass are created with the additive of mineral powders. the whole process takes long time to make with skilled craftsman. My idea is to create similar fo...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:02:24 PDT
123D Catch Photos Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Catch-Photos-Made-Easy/
123D Catch Photos Made Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/2DJB/IPQMG2RA/FOT2DJBIPQMG2RA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/2DJB/IPQMG2RA/FOT2DJBIPQMG2RA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/2DJB/IPQMG2RA/FOT2DJBIPQMG2RA.SMALL.jpg Drillbit You can spend a hundred bucks buying a specialty stand to take 3D capture photos, or make one for yourself with inexpensive household items. For under $20 you can have a setup designed to make taking 360 degree photos of practically anything easy as pie. Using this instructable with a camera on a st...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:55:52 PDT
The Arcus - Fully 3D Printed Rubber Band Gatling Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arcus-Fully-3D-Printed-Rubber-Band-Gatling-Gun/
The Arcus - Fully 3D Printed Rubber Band Gatling Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/30LT/IPR6YHIS/FLQ30LTIPR6YHIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/30LT/IPR6YHIS/FLQ30LTIPR6YHIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/30LT/IPR6YHIS/FLQ30LTIPR6YHIS.SMALL.jpg mdavisgtm The Arcus is a fully 3D printable rubber band Gatling gun that is capable of delivering 48 rubber bands downrange in mere seconds. Unlike almost all of the other rubber band Gatling guns out there The Arcus uses the energy from the rubber bands that it is shooting to spin the barrels. The ...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:36:05 PDT
SAVE Your PRINT When the Power Goes Out! Longterm Battery Backup http://www.instructables.com/id/SAVE-Your-PRINT-When-the-Power-Goes-Out-Longterm-B/
SAVE Your PRINT When the Power Goes Out! Longterm Battery Backup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/L4YW/IPQLUHI3/F0PL4YWIPQLUHI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/L4YW/IPQLUHI3/F0PL4YWIPQLUHI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/L4YW/IPQLUHI3/F0PL4YWIPQLUHI3.SMALL.jpg ManufacturedArtists Have you ever been 18 hours into a 20 hour print and had your power go off? Frustrating and wasteful, isn't it? What if I told you I had a way to keep your printer up and running for a couple hours, or longer? One of the drawbacks to conventional battery backups is they simply do not have the stora...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 07:26:11 PDT
Make Your Prints Stick to Your Build Surface! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Prints-Stick-to-Your-Build-Surface/
Make Your Prints Stick to Your Build Surface! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/I3LN/IPOEK3AA/FOJI3LNIPOEK3AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/I3LN/IPOEK3AA/FOJI3LNIPOEK3AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/I3LN/IPOEK3AA/FOJI3LNIPOEK3AA.SMALL.jpg ash_doge When I built my printer, I was so excited to get printing! I knew that 99 times out of 100, the filament doesn't stick well to the glass that you put on your heated bed. There are a lot of ways around this, including (but not limited to) blue painters tape, kapton tape, hairspray, and even a ABS/A...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 19:24:07 PDT
3D Printed Electronic Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electronic-Puzzle-Box/
3D Printed Electronic Puzzle Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/J75W/IPMPFSPY/FD9J75WIPMPFSPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/J75W/IPMPFSPY/FD9J75WIPMPFSPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/J75W/IPMPFSPY/FD9J75WIPMPFSPY.SMALL.jpg esseff3d Over the last few years, my family has been wrapping Christmas presents in more elaborate and difficult to open ways. Last year, I 3D printed a gift card inside a clear PLA box. This year I decided to step it up and make it a lot more difficult (and hopefully more fun).This puzzle box has 3 compartm...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 20:10:57 PDT
"Spock" Prosthetic Basketball Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Spock-Prosthetic-Basketball-Hand-by-UCLA-3D4E/
"Spock" Prosthetic Basketball Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/TGEM/IPOC2PA3/FPCTGEMIPOC2PA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/TGEM/IPOC2PA3/FPCTGEMIPOC2PA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/TGEM/IPOC2PA3/FPCTGEMIPOC2PA3.SMALL.jpg UCLA3D4E Overview:The Spock is a 3D printable prosthetic hand that was designed by 3D4E at UCLA with input from the UCLA Women’s Basketball Team. We were inspired by Raptor Reloaded from e-NABLING the Future and decided to contribute to the growing open source prosthetic hand movement.This prosthetic hand w...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:16:42 PDT
3D Printed 2x2 Solar Cell Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-2x2-Solar-Cell-Panel/
3D Printed 2x2 Solar Cell Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/KSEV/IPLF1IAM/FZRKSEVIPLF1IAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/KSEV/IPLF1IAM/FZRKSEVIPLF1IAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/KSEV/IPLF1IAM/FZRKSEVIPLF1IAM.SMALL.jpg sbizarro Had some solar cell's from old solar LED garden lamps, and decided to build a solar battery charger panel. Gather your components and test the cells Solar cells, Solder machine, solder, Wire and a Multimeter.optional: Diode, heat shrink tube and a Hot glue gun.Test the cells with a Multimeter and...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 13:13:58 PDT
WW1 1/3 Flying museum quality 1/3 scale Sopwith Pup http://www.instructables.com/id/WW1-13-Flying-Museums-Quality-13-Scale-Sopwith-Pup/
WW1 1/3 Flying museum quality 1/3 scale Sopwith Pup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/99ZX/IPK966XT/FP999ZXIPK966XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/99ZX/IPK966XT/FP999ZXIPK966XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/99ZX/IPK966XT/FP999ZXIPK966XT.SMALL.jpg geebeer3 This is a fully functional flying remote control 1/3 scale replica of a WW1 Sopwith pup.It is powered by a 60cc twin cylinder four stroke petrol engine the wing span is over 100 inches.This model showcases how 3D printers can be used to manufacture high quality 3D printed parts.Many innovative 3D t...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 07:15:35 PDT
Do Nothing Box EZ 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-Nothing-Box-EZ-3D-Print/
Do Nothing Box EZ 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/35VI/IPJZLDY1/FXW35VIIPJZLDY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/35VI/IPJZLDY1/FXW35VIIPJZLDY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/35VI/IPJZLDY1/FXW35VIIPJZLDY1.SMALL.jpg hayseedcollective Some don't get it. Others laugh hysterically when they see this machine in action. It is a simple project to build, and watching others enjoy the absurdity of this box is as pleasurable as it was to build. Enjoy. Vote. Share.I saw one of these "Useless Box" years ago. I thought it was one of the fun...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:21:22 PDT
3D Printed USB Articulated Lamp (internal cable routing) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-USB-Articulated-Lamp-internal-Cable-Rou/
3D Printed USB Articulated Lamp (internal cable routing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/EPJW/IPH4TUY2/FS5EPJWIPH4TUY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/EPJW/IPH4TUY2/FS5EPJWIPH4TUY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/EPJW/IPH4TUY2/FS5EPJWIPH4TUY2.SMALL.jpg RyanLench99 In this project i will show you how to create a 3D printed articulated lamp. This is a reasonably advanced project as it take on average around 6 hours to model out completely checking all the details. The product has internal cable routing to create the crisp clean look whilst following the classic...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:17:50 PDT
3D Printing Health: Custom DIY Orthotics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Health-Custom-DIY-Orthotics/
3D Printing Health: Custom DIY Orthotics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/SSHL/IPWUK4ID/FUKSSHLIPWUK4ID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/SSHL/IPWUK4ID/FUKSSHLIPWUK4ID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/SSHL/IPWUK4ID/FUKSSHLIPWUK4ID.SMALL.jpg Matter921 *Update:* We are thrilled to announce that our project and story has recently been featured by several DIY websites across the web. Thanks for your support and helping share our project! 3DPrint.com: "With self-sustainability available at the 3D printer, designers like Matter921 are showing us exact...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 06:40:50 PDT
Personalized 3D Printed Game Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-3D-Printed-Game-Piece/
Personalized 3D Printed Game Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/515Z/IPH0ERQS/F55515ZIPH0ERQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/515Z/IPH0ERQS/F55515ZIPH0ERQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/515Z/IPH0ERQS/F55515ZIPH0ERQS.SMALL.jpg jocomakerspace Ever lost a piece to your favorite board game and had to use a button or a paperclip as a replacement. Now, replace your lost pieces in style, with a 3D printed bust of yourself! This instructable is going to show you how easy it is to scan and print a bust of yourself.And remember, our MakerSpace a...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:22:14 PDT
Soy sauce container and chopsticks holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Soy-Sauce-Container-and-Chopsticks-Holder/
Soy sauce container and chopsticks holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/ZD9K/IPET2LWG/FCVZD9KIPET2LWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/ZD9K/IPET2LWG/FCVZD9KIPET2LWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/ZD9K/IPET2LWG/FCVZD9KIPET2LWG.SMALL.jpg Mariana Ortega My project seeks to be a practical assistant when serving and eating oriental food. It is a cup with octopus shape, which contains soy sauce in its head and holds up to four pairs of chopsticks in its tentacles. It makes it easy and confortable to get ready the table, as you can serve the sauce at t...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 21:04:30 PDT
3D Printed Sewable Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Sewable-Battery-Holder/
3D Printed Sewable Battery Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RGFK/IPEIIA0H/FYQRGFKIPEIIA0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RGFK/IPEIIA0H/FYQRGFKIPEIIA0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RGFK/IPEIIA0H/FYQRGFKIPEIIA0H.SMALL.jpg Fabriko We like etextiles a lot - they make soft materials projects way more interesting and you can learn about electronic circuits in the process. The lilypad and sewable holders you can buy are really good but we are in New Zealand and thanks to being miles from anywhere and the rubbish exchange rate at ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:58:25 PDT
3D Printing a Portable Desktop Trash Bin for the Pregnant Teacher http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-a-Portable-Desktop-Trash-Bin-for-the-P/
3D Printing a Portable Desktop Trash Bin for the Pregnant Teacher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/C09E/IPE6J76K/F3JC09EIPE6J76K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/C09E/IPE6J76K/F3JC09EIPE6J76K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/C09E/IPE6J76K/F3JC09EIPE6J76K.SMALL.jpg pinghe Now we are going to present our group project about the portable trash bin. Concept Design As we know, a large percent of the purpose of creating is to make some part of life more comfortable and efficient. We found that people throwing rubbish on the floor mess up the environment. But there are...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 06:18:42 PDT
3D Printing Campus Souvenirs-Pens http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Campus-Souvenirs-Pens/
3D Printing Campus Souvenirs-Pens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/9Q75/IPEIICMR/FNI9Q75IPEIICMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/9Q75/IPEIICMR/FNI9Q75IPEIICMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/9Q75/IPEIICMR/FNI9Q75IPEIICMR.SMALL.jpg pinghe These pens are created for celebrating the ceremony of 20th anniversaries of Shanghai Pinghe School. The souvenir pens are designed from the school motto and school culture. The school motto is Charitable and Courteous, Amiable and Creative. And the school culture is Modest but High-achieving, Harm...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 05:12:36 PDT
Upgrading your RAMPS With High Power Components http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-Your-RAMPS-With-High-Power-Components/
Upgrading your RAMPS With High Power Components - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/RD9I/IPE9UT63/FX0RD9IIPE9UT63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/RD9I/IPE9UT63/FX0RD9IIPE9UT63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/RD9I/IPE9UT63/FX0RD9IIPE9UT63.SMALL.jpg AndJoeG A RAMPS board is one of the most common boards used to control RepRap and other hobbyist 3D printers. RAMPS is essentially an Arduino shield that is capable of controlling stepper motor drivers, taking temperature readings, powering heating elements, and other tasks necessary for 3D printing.Unfortu...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 14:23:40 PDT
Nasal spray device for toddlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Nasal-Spray-Toy-for-Kids/
Nasal spray device for toddlers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/596V/IPY0LBEW/FCU596VIPY0LBEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/596V/IPY0LBEW/FCU596VIPY0LBEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/596V/IPY0LBEW/FCU596VIPY0LBEW.SMALL.jpg mermo In this instructable I want to show you how to create your own medical helping toy that will hopefully make it more pleasant (or at least slightly less traumatic) for your kids to take their nasal spray.My son recently started to develop an allergy to pollen, resulting in swollen eyes and a clogged ...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 07:15:48 PDT
Easily Print an Unusual Shape http://www.instructables.com/id/Easily-Print-an-Unusual-Shape/
Easily Print an Unusual Shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SAMS/IOYDE3BG/FB0SAMSIOYDE3BG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SAMS/IOYDE3BG/FB0SAMSIOYDE3BG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/SAMS/IOYDE3BG/FB0SAMSIOYDE3BG.SMALL.jpg JmsDwh I lost the end cap from my barbecue during a move last year and I kept hoping the piece would turn up somewhere. In the meantime, I covered the end with duct tape, but it had a very unfinished feel and looked even worse. Unfortunately, the end cap never did turn up but I have gotten better at modeli...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 09:34:45 PDT
3D Printed Orthosis Prototype (Not For Medical Use!) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Orthosis-Prototype-Not-for-Medical-Use/
3D Printed Orthosis Prototype (Not For Medical Use!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/175D/IOSPEE2Y/F45175DIOSPEE2Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/175D/IOSPEE2Y/F45175DIOSPEE2Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/175D/IOSPEE2Y/F45175DIOSPEE2Y.SMALL.jpg ZMorph This 3D printed rehabilitation orthosis was developed and fitted to a specific person’s hand and probably won’t fit other people unless the source files are properly adjusted in 3D modeling software. ZMorph and Eliza Wrobel who designed this device are releasing these source files only for education...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 04:34:53 PDT
How to Quickly Design a 3D Model using Basic Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Quickly-Design-a-3D-Model-Using-Basic-Shape/
How to Quickly Design a 3D Model using Basic Shapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/JHGM/IOOM3949/F8PJHGMIOOM3949.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/JHGM/IOOM3949/F8PJHGMIOOM3949.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/JHGM/IOOM3949/F8PJHGMIOOM3949.SMALL.jpg andymenon I have been designing my own parts, printing and putting them to use for some time now.In all of these projects, I've created all of my designs with a very simple approach. However, this wasn't always the case.Overcoming my limitations When I first got started with 3D printing, I began experimentin...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 21:46:28 PDT
How to finish 3D printed PLA objects http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Finish-3D-Printed-PLA-Objects/
How to finish 3D printed PLA objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/T437/IOOK0X1U/FFLT437IOOK0X1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/T437/IOOK0X1U/FFLT437IOOK0X1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/T437/IOOK0X1U/FFLT437IOOK0X1U.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Here are a some methods I use to put together 3D printed PLA parts and a couple of ways to finish 3D printed parts. The best way to put 3D printed parts together, if you have a 3D printer that has a small build platform, is to break the STL file into smaller parts using a software like netfabb and ...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 21:11:23 PDT
Twisted Prism Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Twisted-Prism-Lanterns/
Twisted Prism Lanterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LNTN/IOOM27N2/FLMLNTNIOOM27N2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LNTN/IOOM27N2/FLMLNTNIOOM27N2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LNTN/IOOM27N2/FLMLNTNIOOM27N2.SMALL.jpg BarbMakesThings I've been playing with the idea of panels that are 3d printed in PLA, but that flex in only specific directions (I intend to make a Halloween costume using this). There are plenty of instances of plywood that's laser cut to accomplish this (like this from kofaktorlab), so I modified the patterns and...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 12:32:22 PDT
Acrylic 3D Printer Filament Spool Holder - Laser cut with aluminum mandrel http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-3D-Printer-Filament-Spool-Holder-Laser-Cut/
Acrylic 3D Printer Filament Spool Holder - Laser cut with aluminum mandrel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/HWQR/IOMP3A8B/FRJHWQRIOMP3A8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/HWQR/IOMP3A8B/FRJHWQRIOMP3A8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/HWQR/IOMP3A8B/FRJHWQRIOMP3A8B.SMALL.jpg als_liahona My first 3D printer kit came with a laser cut Acrylic filament spool holder that sported at threaded rod with nuts on the ends to hold the spool of filament. At first I didn't like it -- it didn't work all that well. Then I decided to replace the threaded rod with an aluminum bar that better fit t...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 23:05:52 PDT
3D Printed Bowl "Rainbow" http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Bowl-Rainbow/
3D Printed Bowl "Rainbow" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/MPLE/IOLRAG30/FATMPLEIOLRAG30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/MPLE/IOLRAG30/FATMPLEIOLRAG30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/MPLE/IOLRAG30/FATMPLEIOLRAG30.SMALL.jpg TanyaAkinora This bowl of sweets is easy to make and easy to assemble.Rainbow color will add a little joy into your home!Sketch for 3D printing, I drew in the 123D Design.Also this model can draw a 3D pen.We need:- 3d printer or 3d pen - glue Draw a sketch. In 123D Design draw the shape of the bowl and legs.T...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 09:36:07 PDT
DIY 3D Printable headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printable-Modular-Headphones/
DIY 3D Printable headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/UOLS/IOEKFOD2/FBHUOLSIOEKFOD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/UOLS/IOEKFOD2/FBHUOLSIOEKFOD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/UOLS/IOEKFOD2/FBHUOLSIOEKFOD2.SMALL.jpg Paulbacca This Instructable is based on a workshop that I do for primary schools. Students would create a DIY cardboard speaker. I've modified that a little to 3D printable headphones of my own design, but still using a simple copper coil and magnet system to create sound output. It's a great project for anyo...
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Wed, 11 May 2016 10:01:11 PDT
​3D Printed Scaffolds for Cell Culture http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Scaffolds-for-Cell-Culture/
​3D Printed Scaffolds for Cell Culture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/EJZY/IOECL807/F91EJZYIOECL807.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/EJZY/IOECL807/F91EJZYIOECL807.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/EJZY/IOECL807/F91EJZYIOECL807.SMALL.jpg AmyKarle Culture Cells on 3D Prints How to Make 3D Prints for Cell and Tissue Culture Culture Cells on 3D Printed Scaffolds Art x Technology x BiologyI am an Artist who uses the body, biology and technology to create artwork. www.amykarle.comAs Artist in Residence at Autodesk, I embarked on creating artw...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 09:17:58 PDT
Designing, Modelling and 3D Printing a Cellphone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-Modelling-and-3D-Printing-a-Cellphone-St/
Designing, Modelling and 3D Printing a Cellphone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/N3VI/IOAAY46V/FG9N3VIIOAAY46V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/N3VI/IOAAY46V/FG9N3VIIOAAY46V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/N3VI/IOAAY46V/FG9N3VIIOAAY46V.SMALL.jpg Aliasmk Hello! Today we will be designing, modelling and 3D printing a custom cell phone stand from scratch!For one of my first year university courses, we were challenged to design a cell phone stand on paper and then to solid model it using Solidworks. Finally, it would be 3D printed for us to keep. This ...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 23:59:48 PDT
Improving 3D Prints with Hairspray http://www.instructables.com/id/Improving-Prints-With-Hairspray/
Improving 3D Prints with Hairspray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/4GZJ/IOB3Q5CY/F1S4GZJIOB3Q5CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/4GZJ/IOB3Q5CY/F1S4GZJIOB3Q5CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/4GZJ/IOB3Q5CY/F1S4GZJIOB3Q5CY.SMALL.jpg Ystem One of the easiest ways for a print to fail is if the material separates from the bed. There are expensive sticky sprays you can buy, but cheap hairspray can be easily used to improve adhesion. Choosing the hairspray Get hairspray. Find the strongest available, usually level 10, or "extreme hold...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:46:58 PDT
CupBot - 3D Printed Robotics platform http://www.instructables.com/id/CupBot-3D-Printed-Robotics-Platform/
CupBot - 3D Printed Robotics platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/249Q/IO8LB0Y2/FFV249QIO8LB0Y2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/249Q/IO8LB0Y2/FFV249QIO8LB0Y2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/249Q/IO8LB0Y2/FFV249QIO8LB0Y2.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Here is a great weekend robotics projects that you can undertake called CupBots based on the Raspberry Pi and the BeagleBone Black which are credit card sized computers and also includes 3D Printing .. Most of the 3D printed parts are common for both the version of the CupBot and are based on earlie...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 15:27:49 PDT
3D Printed Town : Lac-Mégantic http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Town-Lac-Mégantic/
3D Printed Town : Lac-Mégantic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/DIZK/IO8WFEMR/FUYDIZKIO8WFEMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/DIZK/IO8WFEMR/FUYDIZKIO8WFEMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/DIZK/IO8WFEMR/FUYDIZKIO8WFEMR.SMALL.jpg jrbedard I've 3D Printed my grandmother's hometown as a mother's day gift.The town is Lac-Mégantic located in Québec, Canada. You may have heard of it because of the rail disaster in July 2013 which claimed 47 lives and destroyed more than 40 buildings downtown.My grandmother and most of my extended family s...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 09:01:10 PDT
Screw on bottle Citrus Juicer (3D printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Screw-on-Bottle-Citrus-Juicer-3D-Printed/
Screw on bottle Citrus Juicer (3D printed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/G2GT/IO7EPZ5D/FD9G2GTIO7EPZ5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/G2GT/IO7EPZ5D/FD9G2GTIO7EPZ5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/G2GT/IO7EPZ5D/FD9G2GTIO7EPZ5D.SMALL.jpg tammo66 Being healthy begins with eating and drinking healthyI personally love drinking orange juice but a lot of people think it is to much of an hassle to juice the oranges themselves. Therefore they just buy it in a supermarket. But often there are a lot of added sugars in these drinks. So not so healthy...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 14:38:08 PDT
3d printed medical vein finder http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Medical-Vein-Finder/
3d printed medical vein finder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2MJT/IO6DTS9T/FE82MJTIO6DTS9T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2MJT/IO6DTS9T/FE82MJTIO6DTS9T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/2MJT/IO6DTS9T/FE82MJTIO6DTS9T.SMALL.jpg AlexS154 Hello there.My name is Alex , I am a military automotive engineer and my girlfriend is a registered nurse . Her job task is to take blood samples for further analyses from patients of all ages ( especially young ) . Her first day at her new job wasn't that great because she wasn't that experienced i...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:00:57 PDT
3d printed Nightlight "Funny kitten" http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Nightlight-Funny-Kitten/
3d printed Nightlight "Funny kitten" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/LQMI/IO6DT26J/FONLQMIIO6DT26J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/LQMI/IO6DT26J/FONLQMIIO6DT26J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/LQMI/IO6DT26J/FONLQMIIO6DT26J.SMALL.jpg TanyaAkinora Nightlight "Funny kitten" for our favorite kids.It is simple to make and safe for children.In this, it was chosen powered by batteries and completely closed case.LEDs arranged in a circle form a beautiful pattern.And in the daytime, it's just a happy kitten on the wall.I use the DC-DC Converter 0.9...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 05:07:43 PDT
3D Printed 250 Racing Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-250-Racing-Quadcopter/
3D Printed 250 Racing Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/7EHN/IO4JMQTE/F9D7EHNIO4JMQTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/7EHN/IO4JMQTE/F9D7EHNIO4JMQTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/7EHN/IO4JMQTE/F9D7EHNIO4JMQTE.SMALL.jpg IQsWorkshop This is my first instructable and it's on how to assemble the Hovership MHQ2 3D Printed QuadcopterWarning: Serious fun will be had once this project is complete OK, before we get into the build, your going to need a few things. Don't be scared by the list. as long as you take your time and stay ...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:18:51 PDT
A 3D printed Automotive Switch Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/A-3D-Printed-Automotive-Switch-Panel/
A 3D printed Automotive Switch Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/5N8Q/IO1R12G1/FVY5N8QIO1R12G1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/5N8Q/IO1R12G1/FVY5N8QIO1R12G1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/5N8Q/IO1R12G1/FVY5N8QIO1R12G1.SMALL.jpg andymenon In this IBLE I'll be demonstrating the design and construction of an Automotive Switch Panel.I was planning on doing this for a long time in order to replace the existing switch panel on my 1923 Model T Street Rod as it was put together as an interim arrangement.The design went through a few iterati...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 20:00:50 PDT
Modular Robotic Hand & Arm (With Extended Range of Motion) (3D Printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Prosthetic-Hand-Arm-With-Extended-Range-of/
Modular Robotic Hand & Arm (With Extended Range of Motion) (3D Printed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/RLOW/IO0GBB0F/FD5RLOWIO0GBB0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/RLOW/IO0GBB0F/FD5RLOWIO0GBB0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/RLOW/IO0GBB0F/FD5RLOWIO0GBB0F.SMALL.jpg Baybren Hello everyone! This is my prototype hand and arm prosthesis that I have been designing for several months now. It is still a bit of a work in progress, and [[since I'm finishing up with college classes for the semester]] I haven't yet had time to develop its full functionality. Aside from being ess...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 18:00:46 PDT
How to Repair Broken Glasses Sidepieces With 3d Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Broken-Glasses-Sidepieces-With-3d-Pr/
How to Repair Broken Glasses Sidepieces With 3d Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/9RVF/INXEJGV6/FZQ9RVFINXEJGV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/9RVF/INXEJGV6/FZQ9RVFINXEJGV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/9RVF/INXEJGV6/FZQ9RVFINXEJGV6.SMALL.jpg sacha88 Hi people !A friend of mine asked me if it was possible to repair his sailing glasses. He really likes this model and was not able to find some new glasses like these ones. I never tried so detailed / complicated 3D printing but the challenge was interesting. So let's do it ! :) Drawing the piece...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 12:30:51 PDT
3D printed "Heart" box. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Heart-Box/
3D printed "Heart" box. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/6MZJ/INUV2OHT/FDB6MZJINUV2OHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/6MZJ/INUV2OHT/FDB6MZJINUV2OHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/6MZJ/INUV2OHT/FDB6MZJINUV2OHT.SMALL.jpg TanyaAkinora 3D printed "Heart" box.This box can be a good gift.This box is simple. Draw a heart. :)The drawing inside more complex.Let us examine it point by point. 1. Draw a heart.Draw a rose inside a heart.2. Use a tool ekstrud.Lift each color on a different height.3. Combine all.This is the middle part. ...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 00:59:57 PDT
3D printed Quilling . http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Quilling-/
3D printed Quilling . - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/HMBB/INQBK67H/F0GHMBBINQBK67H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/HMBB/INQBK67H/F0GHMBBINQBK67H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/HMBB/INQBK67H/F0GHMBBINQBK67H.SMALL.jpg TanyaAkinora One of my hobbies is 3D printing. My work covers various areas of engineering to the decorative.The most interesting finding in my simulation is 3d printing style "quilling".The idea came before Christmas. I wanted to make souvenirs for friends. Quilling is a simple technique for creating volume, ...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 02:25:29 PDT
From an Ikea Footstool to (Poang) 3D printer! http://www.instructables.com/id/From-an-Ikea-Footstool-to-Poang-3D-Printer/
From an Ikea Footstool to (Poang) 3D printer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/ZFQP/INQ9H1EQ/F9KZFQPINQ9H1EQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/ZFQP/INQ9H1EQ/F9KZFQPINQ9H1EQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/ZFQP/INQ9H1EQ/F9KZFQPINQ9H1EQ.SMALL.jpg StefanoG Hello All, This is my first Instructable and I wish to share with you the build process of my first 3D printer...Yes, another one, but this one made from an Ikea footstool find in the trash can of my district, so I though: Why not retrieve the frame and try to adapt it for the purpose?From the garba...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 03:42:42 PDT
RMS - Fortus 450mc Ultem 9085 Material 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/RMS-Fortus-450mc-Ultem-9085-Material-3D-Printing/
RMS - Fortus 450mc Ultem 9085 Material 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/Z5HB/INPE8L20/FCKZ5HBINPE8L20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/Z5HB/INPE8L20/FCKZ5HBINPE8L20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/Z5HB/INPE8L20/FCKZ5HBINPE8L20.SMALL.jpg ResilientModularSystems This tutorial is to ensure a better experience printing on the Fortus 450mc, with the Ultem material. Ultem is the newest material that we have experimented with at the Autodesk Pier 9 3D printing lab this past week. The material is also known as the Ultem 9085, which is the strongest material that ...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 21:50:03 PDT
3D printed fan Rainbow. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Fan-Rainbow/
3D printed fan Rainbow. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/7NFY/INPVZDYA/F9L7NFYINPVZDYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/7NFY/INPVZDYA/F9L7NFYINPVZDYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/7NFY/INPVZDYA/F9L7NFYINPVZDYA.SMALL.jpg TanyaAkinora Fan Rainbow.A very simple model.This model is easy to print and assemble.How to achieve this effect?Consider the process of the points. 1. Drawing the body and button fans.You can create designs in the program 123D Design, SketchUp or other.I created this model in the program 123D Design. 2...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 09:41:47 PDT
3D printed vase with unusual pattern. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Vase-With-Unusual-Pattern/
3D printed vase with unusual pattern. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/2YGO/INNGOK67/FZ82YGOINNGOK67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/2YGO/INNGOK67/FZ82YGOINNGOK67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/2YGO/INNGOK67/FZ82YGOINNGOK67.SMALL.jpg TanyaAkinora I like to create beautiful things using the 3D printer.Presenting your attention the decorative vase with an unusual pattern.How to achieve this effect? Consider the process of the points. All my models are painted in program 123D Design.Printed on a Prusa i3. 1. Draw a simple vase.You can crea...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 14:12:55 PDT
JGAurora Z 605S (Prusa i3) Modification for Flexible Filament Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/JGAurora-Z-605S-Prusa-I3-Modification-for-Flexible/
JGAurora Z 605S (Prusa i3) Modification for Flexible Filament Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/TJFU/INC15GGP/FBBTJFUINC15GGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/TJFU/INC15GGP/FBBTJFUINC15GGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/TJFU/INC15GGP/FBBTJFUINC15GGP.SMALL.jpg als_liahona The JGAurora Z 605S is a Prusa i3 clone kit, that includes a Bowden extruder which can not print flexible filament, like Ninjaflex, Ninjaflex Semiflex, generic TPU/TPE, and other flexibile filaments. The filament ends up wrapping itself around the motor shaft in the extruder.To solve this problem I...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 00:34:16 PDT