Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - abs http://www.instructables.com Wed, 2 Sep 2015 11:59:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Delta Bot: Perfect DIY 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Delta-Bot-Perfect-DIY-3D-Printer/
Delta Bot: Perfect DIY 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/9D2A/IE0UXS18/F8Q9D2AIE0UXS18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/9D2A/IE0UXS18/F8Q9D2AIE0UXS18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/9D2A/IE0UXS18/F8Q9D2AIE0UXS18.SMALL.jpg Danny Lu Build the efficient and reliable all metal structure 3D Printer. Improved significantly with new concepts for printers. Great quality and up to 400 mm/s print speed (very fast). Built with heated bed, hybrid bowden suspended extruder, and counterweight (tested printing 21 hours straight with no moto...
By: Danny Lu

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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:31:14 PDT
3D Printed Ball and Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ball-and-Stand/
3D Printed Ball and Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/NCJU/ICN7HIQH/F9RNCJUICN7HIQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/NCJU/ICN7HIQH/F9RNCJUICN7HIQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/NCJU/ICN7HIQH/F9RNCJUICN7HIQH.SMALL.jpg me-cheng This instructable shows how to make a 3D printed ball that is similar to a soccer ball. The parts making up the ball requires 20 hexagons and 12 pentagons. These pieces 'snap' together to eventually make the final shape. Each pentagon and hexagon has a relief area where you can place most any rig...
By: me-cheng

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:29:19 PDT
Multi-Material 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Material-3D-Printing/
Multi-Material 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/BSDZ/ICEMUTC1/FM8BSDZICEMUTC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/BSDZ/ICEMUTC1/FM8BSDZICEMUTC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/BSDZ/ICEMUTC1/FM8BSDZICEMUTC1.SMALL.jpg icecats 3D printing is great. You can create just about anything imaginable with the power of a 3D printer. New 3D printable materials are being developed daily to further advance your options when using a 3D printer. And up until now, many people limit their 3D printed creations to one material. It would b...
By: icecats

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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 14:58:15 PDT
Como identificar si un filamento es PLA o ABS http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-identificar-si-un-filamento-es-PLA-o-ABS/
Como identificar si un filamento es PLA o ABS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/597V/ICBRXGQ8/F25597VICBRXGQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/597V/ICBRXGQ8/F25597VICBRXGQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/597V/ICBRXGQ8/F25597VICBRXGQ8.SMALL.jpg Hub MakerSpace En este instructable aprenderemos a identificar si un filamento es PLA o ABS. Ya que algunas veces a la hora hacer una impresion no sabemos identificarlos por que se nos olvida cual es o la bobina no tiene etiquetaIn this instructable we learn to identify when the filament is PLA or ABS . Because w...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:49:48 PDT
Extrusion 3d printer with 300mmx300mm heat bed with Pre-configured Marlin http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Extrution-3d-printer-with-12x12-inch-heat/
Extrusion 3d printer with 300mmx300mm heat bed with Pre-configured Marlin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/6CIO/IC6IGN0F/FH56CIOIC6IGN0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/6CIO/IC6IGN0F/FH56CIOIC6IGN0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/6CIO/IC6IGN0F/FH56CIOIC6IGN0F.SMALL.jpg stefanied I had a Reprap printer with the standard 8 inch bed but it became to small as many projects just got bigger and bigger, I needed something bigger but was not going to pay the rip off prices so decided to build my own which was not cheap but still better than paying the full price, I used most of my ...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:12:11 PDT
3D Printed Two Peg Spool Knitting - The Beginning http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Two-Peg-Spool-Knitting-The-Beginning/
3D Printed Two Peg Spool Knitting - The Beginning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/VC7D/IBYX8HPN/FPSVC7DIBYX8HPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/VC7D/IBYX8HPN/FPSVC7DIBYX8HPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/VC7D/IBYX8HPN/FPSVC7DIBYX8HPN.SMALL.jpg sircaptaintigerotter My wife has recently taken up knitting and crocheting, and after watching her make socks I became interested in the process. So off to the computers to do my research to see what others before me have done. In my digging I ended up finding information on spool knitting and lucets. Inspired and armed...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 02:36:04 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
3D Print captured nuts without pausing your print. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-captured-nuts-without-pausing-your-print/
3D Print captured nuts without pausing your print. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JZAI/IB0MHYQ2/FB4JZAIIB0MHYQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JZAI/IB0MHYQ2/FB4JZAIIB0MHYQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JZAI/IB0MHYQ2/FB4JZAIIB0MHYQ2.SMALL.jpg BrutalEngineer I am often responsible for rapid prototyping parts on the job as a mechanical engineer. Regularly my designs require the use of captured nuts to joint parts together. It is possible to add a pause in your 3D print and embed nuts, but often my prints last days and run when I am not around to pla...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:29:43 PDT
3D printed fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-fountain/
3D printed fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/QY3K/IAWCCKSH/FS1QY3KIAWCCKSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/QY3K/IAWCCKSH/FS1QY3KIAWCCKSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/QY3K/IAWCCKSH/FS1QY3KIAWCCKSH.SMALL.jpg Lukas_m5 Do you want a new fountain in your room? This one is perfect! Components For this project, you need only a few parts:A flowerpothttp://www.bellaflora.at/de/543/blumentoepfe_rankhilfen.htmla small pumphttp://www.amazon.de/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1/276-6307488-7512951?__mk_de_DE=%C3%85M%C3%85%C5%BD%C3%95...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 09:37:57 PDT
3D print ABS on a cold bed and onto any material http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-print-ABS-on-a-cold-bed-and-onto-any-material/
3D print ABS on a cold bed and onto any material - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/QBS8/IARFKGL1/FLCQBS8IARFKGL1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/QBS8/IARFKGL1/FLCQBS8IARFKGL1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/QBS8/IARFKGL1/FLCQBS8IARFKGL1.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m This a two part Instructable.The first part is about BuildTak and the second about using plastic primer to print on any surface you like.BuildTak? Never heard of it....No wonder as the product is quite new and most manufacturers of 3D printers won't include it when you buy one.Some don't even list i...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 04:56:02 PDT
3D Printing Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Hacks/
3D Printing Hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BGTM/IAS232A6/FGZBGTMIAS232A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BGTM/IAS232A6/FGZBGTMIAS232A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BGTM/IAS232A6/FGZBGTMIAS232A6.SMALL.jpg Jubal117 Entering the world of 3d printing can be a little intimidating for a non-engineer or young gun trying to earn his salt. This instructable will give you some tips and tricks from an engineer who has used an Ultimaker original for a little over 6 months. My goal is to take the issues I faced in 3d pri...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 19:10:51 PDT
How To 3d Print Key Copy From Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-3d-Print-Key-Copy-From-Photos/
How To 3d Print Key Copy From Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/4IGO/IAS1VV0G/FJX4IGOIAS1VV0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/4IGO/IAS1VV0G/FJX4IGOIAS1VV0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/4IGO/IAS1VV0G/FJX4IGOIAS1VV0G.SMALL.jpg conk_b So Im Going to show you how to d print yourself a new key, either for fun or practical reasons.Can be used to print off a snapped key (Looking at All the Motorbikers out there with half a key in their petrol tank)You will Need:A decent camera with macro or good up close qualityA CAD Program, I show ...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 08:38:51 PDT
ABS Juice and Slurry - Getting your Prints to Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/ABS-Juice-and-Slurry-Getting-your-Prints-to-Stick/
ABS Juice and Slurry - Getting your Prints to Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/LLB2/IAGMTK3S/F0KLLB2IAGMTK3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/LLB2/IAGMTK3S/F0KLLB2IAGMTK3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/LLB2/IAGMTK3S/F0KLLB2IAGMTK3S.SMALL.jpg Drillbit Do your prints end up looking like this? Would you like to make them look like the second picture? With this Instructable I'll show you how to get your prints to adhere to your print bed firmly with ABS Juice.When I first started printing, I struggled a lot with warped prints, which on a shared prin...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 07:54:41 PDT
GoPro Quick Release Buckle [3D Printed Replacement Parts] http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Quick-Release-Buckle-3D-Printed-Replacement-/
GoPro Quick Release Buckle [3D Printed Replacement Parts] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/RYFX/I9SOARIS/FEZRYFXI9SOARIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/RYFX/I9SOARIS/FEZRYFXI9SOARIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/RYFX/I9SOARIS/FEZRYFXI9SOARIS.SMALL.jpg -Gerni If you don't want to buy this spare part for $20, you will like my self designed model! Print it. Print it with ABS and 100% infill. I never tried it with PLA and I don't think it would work. Insert the nut You will need one M4 nut. Just insert it like in the picture above. If you don't want i...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 10:33:38 PDT
Flexible Abs 3D Prints! http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Abs-3D-Prints/
Flexible Abs 3D Prints! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/2SH8/I9OSPP44/FAC2SH8I9OSPP44.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/2SH8/I9OSPP44/FAC2SH8I9OSPP44.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/2SH8/I9OSPP44/FAC2SH8I9OSPP44.SMALL.jpg Akinventor While I have never done any research on the subject, I will be showing you how to make a flexible abs plastic 3d print. This is much harder than pla, or some flexible filament because no chemical (to my knowledge) changes the structure of the plastic, thus always making abs plastic rigid. That is, u...
By: Akinventor

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Thu, 14 May 2015 17:40:14 PDT
Welding tool for plastic filaments on Kickstarter now http://www.instructables.com/id/Welding-tool-for-plastic-filaments/
Welding tool for plastic filaments on Kickstarter now - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/BSZE/IC66YR6R/FQJBSZEIC66YR6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/BSZE/IC66YR6R/FQJBSZEIC66YR6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/BSZE/IC66YR6R/FQJBSZEIC66YR6R.SMALL.jpg I3D_inno I needed an O-ring for sealing a box.But could not find the right gasket size.I had the idea of using the filament NinjaFlex.Is is a flexible plastic filament as silicon.It can weld.But how do the O-ring ?I looked for a welding technique for weeks.I then modified a heating clamp and developed a plat...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 13:36:08 PDT
3d printed Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-Mixer/
3d printed Mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/34AU/I9GW6S7W/F9Q34AUI9GW6S7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/34AU/I9GW6S7W/F9Q34AUI9GW6S7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/34AU/I9GW6S7W/F9Q34AUI9GW6S7W.SMALL.jpg Make it BIG This Instructables shows you how to 3D-print a mixer. Print the parts Get the file and convert it into G-Code with your favorite Slicer (for example Cura or Slic3r). If you don't have a powder printer you should split up the Mixer into it's parts. Simply do that in Cura or Slic3r by rightclicking...
By: Make it BIG

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Sat, 9 May 2015 06:29:01 PDT
Heated 3d Printer Enlosure , Reprap, Prusa,I3, Makerbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-3d-Printer-Enlosure/
Heated 3d Printer Enlosure , Reprap, Prusa,I3, Makerbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GY6/I99R3ETS/FK08GY6I99R3ETS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GY6/I99R3ETS/FK08GY6I99R3ETS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GY6/I99R3ETS/FK08GY6I99R3ETS.SMALL.jpg stefanied I tried ABS printing which was part failure as when it cooled some layers split and some warp-age, after research i learnt that i needed a heated enclosure so the filament cooled gradually and also needed to prevent draft, so all parts cooled evenly, I can now get this box up to around 50c which is ...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 17:15:46 PDT
Ultrasonic Misting 3D Print Vapor Polisher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Misting-3D-Printing-Vapor-Polisher/
Ultrasonic Misting 3D Print Vapor Polisher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/YZOE/I98BL5T7/FISYZOEI98BL5T7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/YZOE/I98BL5T7/FISYZOEI98BL5T7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/YZOE/I98BL5T7/FISYZOEI98BL5T7.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike Vapor polishing is nothing new. Experienced 3D printing enthusiasts are well aware that you can smooth the surface of 3D printed objects by exposing them to the right solvents. There are a few existing methods for doing this, but each of them comes with unique drawbacks. What's needed is a better s...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 08:55:01 PDT
3D printed Spool Holder Smooth as butter! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Spool-Holder-Smooth-as-butter/
3D printed Spool Holder Smooth as butter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/PLQ8/I8ZQYAMD/FSPPLQ8I8ZQYAMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/PLQ8/I8ZQYAMD/FSPPLQ8I8ZQYAMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/PLQ8/I8ZQYAMD/FSPPLQ8I8ZQYAMD.SMALL.jpg focamonca 3d printed spool holder to attach to a vertical support What do you need? 3Dprinter.177 (4.5 mm) air gun bbPLA or ABS It's print time! Download the part here: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:796033Print the part with 0,13mm resolution and 70% or more infill Attach it ! Use appropriate scre...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:39:32 PDT
How to make a car with the 3doodler! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-car-with-the-3doodler/
How to make a car with the 3doodler! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/I0YI/I8UV2Y1W/FNZI0YII8UV2Y1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/I0YI/I8UV2Y1W/FNZI0YII8UV2Y1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/I0YI/I8UV2Y1W/FNZI0YII8UV2Y1W.SMALL.jpg Official Rainbow Girl Check out this tutorial where I use the 3doodler (3d printing pen) to make a car!Also, find me on Youtube or on my website for weekly videos about: Spray Paint Art – Rainbow Hair – 3D printing pens – ChalkBoard Cars – How To guides – DIY Art and more!
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:40:35 PDT
3Doodler 2.0 Intro http://www.instructables.com/id/3Doodler-20-Intro/
3Doodler 2.0 Intro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/I0J0/I8R6EDEZ/FJUI0J0I8R6EDEZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/I0J0/I8R6EDEZ/FJUI0J0I8R6EDEZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/I0J0/I8R6EDEZ/FJUI0J0I8R6EDEZ.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha This Instructable is about WobblyWork's newest edition of their 3Doodler: 3D Printing Pen, the 2Doodler 2.0.When I backed the original 3Doodler, all I could think of was the uses my students could find and the things they could create. They never ended up making anything with the original 3Doodler b...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:47:57 PDT
3Doodler Mongoose Mountain Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/3Doodler-Mongoose-Mountain-Bike/
3Doodler Mongoose Mountain Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/ZCX4/I8PQX4K7/FXMZCX4I8PQX4K7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/ZCX4/I8PQX4K7/FXMZCX4I8PQX4K7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/ZCX4/I8PQX4K7/FXMZCX4I8PQX4K7.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha Today I was talking with my husband about doing an Instructable with my new 3Doodler 2.0 when it arrived. Literally 2 minutes later, there's a knock at the door and it's DHL with my pen. Talk about coincidence.I backed the first 3Doodler on Kickstarter a couple years ago and by the time it had arriv...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:28:51 PDT
Picture to Prop - Creating a 3d printed prop from an image http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-to-Prop-Creating-a-3d-printed-prop-from-an/
Picture to Prop - Creating a 3d printed prop from an image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CF8C/I84BE6WA/FWZCF8CI84BE6WA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CF8C/I84BE6WA/FWZCF8CI84BE6WA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/CF8C/I84BE6WA/FWZCF8CI84BE6WA.SMALL.jpg Darkblast47 Please do not skip this section.SafetyEverything has a beginning, and any project you start should have the same beginning, safety. We're going to be 3D Printing a few items, maybe priming and sanding if you're willing, maybe even painting - printing deals with fumes emitted form burning plastics a...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 16:25:37 PDT
Aerodynamic FPV Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Aerodynamic-FPV-Case/
Aerodynamic FPV Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/U76G/I81GFSHM/F3JU76GI81GFSHM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/U76G/I81GFSHM/F3JU76GI81GFSHM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/U76G/I81GFSHM/F3JU76GI81GFSHM.SMALL.jpg Adrenaflo Hello and welcome to this instructable about my Aerodynamic FPV case for RC planes, drones and more!I will be explaining to you how I had the idea of this type of case, how I designed it and how I 3D printed it with my UP! Mini!Enjoy! The Idea and the design. I wanted an aerodynamic case for my F...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 03:13:14 PDT
Super Light Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Light-Quadcopter/
Super Light Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SMALL.jpg Joohansson The aim of this project is to maximize the flight time/ battery life of the very famous Hubsan X4 quad-copter. This will show how you build your own for very low cost, simple to build and fun to play with. The 3D print is 100% designed by me for use with spare parts from the Hubsan H107L model. It c...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:52:27 PST
Assembly of e-NABLE's Raptor Reloaded Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembly-of-e-NABLEs-Raptor-Reloaded-Hand/
Assembly of e-NABLE's Raptor Reloaded Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/PCME/I50XC7ZT/FCHPCMEI50XC7ZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/PCME/I50XC7ZT/FCHPCMEI50XC7ZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/PCME/I50XC7ZT/FCHPCMEI50XC7ZT.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian The Raptor Reloaded is an updated release of the original that incorporates feedback from the e-NABLE community and has CAD design source files available in STEP, IGES, IPT, and F3D formats. Updates in the 12-17-14 release include: Improved print-ability due to custom modeled supports Cyborg Beast...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:42:19 PST
Cardboard: Alternative 3D Printer Bed Adhesion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Alternative-3D-Printer-Bed-Adhesion/
Cardboard: Alternative 3D Printer Bed Adhesion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/DNAF/I36LFI1B/FXPDNAFI36LFI1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/DNAF/I36LFI1B/FXPDNAFI36LFI1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/DNAF/I36LFI1B/FXPDNAFI36LFI1B.SMALL.jpg jordanfung Hi everyone!Recently, I bought a china-made "come3D" 3d printer, based on the outdated makerbot thing-o-matic. It can only print in a size of 12*12*12 cm! ...But its still ok for me:)Yesterday, I accidentally lowered the extruder and causing it to tear out the kapton tape from the heatbed. I didnt g...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:14:26 PST
3D printed cryptex (with files!) http://www.instructables.com/id/cryptext/
3D printed cryptex (with files!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SMALL.jpg stephensdrake I have seen many creative ways to make your flash drive stand out, but I wanted to do something original so I designed a cryptext using Solid Works to house a flash drive. Design a cryptext Use your preferred cad package to design a cryptext that fits together with the desired clearance between...
By: stephensdrake

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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:33:40 PST
Christmas Tree Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Tree-Ornament-1/
Christmas Tree Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/JSB9/I236V58J/F2UJSB9I236V58J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/JSB9/I236V58J/F2UJSB9I236V58J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/JSB9/I236V58J/F2UJSB9I236V58J.SMALL.jpg tschulok589 This christmas ornament is completely 3D printed out of ABS on a Makerbot Replicator 2x. The ornament has several important winter time ideas, as well as one political idea. This ornament contains: Bells, a Snowman, a Train (for around the tree), Santa's hat, The Washington Monument, a Present, Skis...
By: tschulok589

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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 15:41:20 PST
Box for business cards and photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-for-business-cards-and-photos/
Box for business cards and photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/UZQ7/I1IQ89WN/FJEUZQ7I1IQ89WN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/UZQ7/I1IQ89WN/FJEUZQ7I1IQ89WN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/UZQ7/I1IQ89WN/FJEUZQ7I1IQ89WN.SMALL.jpg МаксимМ Коробка для визиток и фотографий в осеннюю тему(материал ABS, PrintBoks One Printer)
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:05:40 PDT
Building a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-3D-printer/
Building a 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/DG8J/I1C43NFH/FVCDG8JI1C43NFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/DG8J/I1C43NFH/FVCDG8JI1C43NFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/DG8J/I1C43NFH/FVCDG8JI1C43NFH.SMALL.jpg Switch and Lever Hello and welcome back to another instructable from Switch & Lever!We recently acquired a 3d printer kit, the Velleman K8200, a fairly low cost 3d printer with a high DIY factor, in that you have to assemble the printer yourself, complete with wiring and soldering.In the following steps we chronicle...
By: Switch and Lever

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:11:31 PDT
Universal 3D-print Filament Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-3D-print-Filament-Filter/
Universal 3D-print Filament Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/E2EH/I10JEO2G/FOIE2EHI10JEO2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/E2EH/I10JEO2G/FOIE2EHI10JEO2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/E2EH/I10JEO2G/FOIE2EHI10JEO2G.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools This small accessory can protect your FFF 3D printer filament from two common issues - cleaning and lubrication.A sponge wipes the filament clean from any dust particles and prevents them clogging the extruder. By dropping a few drops of common mineral oil on the sponge the filament passing through ...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:51:28 PDT
How to convert a 2D Image / Photo into a 3D printed image! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-3D-maps-from-Imagespictures/
How to convert a 2D Image / Photo into a 3D printed image! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/X2VD/I0A57PX4/FSDX2VDI0A57PX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/X2VD/I0A57PX4/FSDX2VDI0A57PX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/X2VD/I0A57PX4/FSDX2VDI0A57PX4.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik As we recently wanted to make some 3D printed photographs, we created proessing code, which allows us to create 3D maps from images.What do we need?Processing 2.x.x Blender (or similar)The Processing code: https://github.com/Jan--Henrik/Image-to-3D-map ​ What do we want to do? What does the code ...
By: Jan_Henrik

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:06:46 PDT
100% Solved - Clean blocked extruder nozzle in 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Solved-Clean-blocked-nozzle-in-3D-printing/
100% Solved - Clean blocked extruder nozzle in 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/SIGW/HXYA49O5/FYPSIGWHXYA49O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/SIGW/HXYA49O5/FYPSIGWHXYA49O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/SIGW/HXYA49O5/FYPSIGWHXYA49O5.SMALL.jpg danleow Signs of blocked nozzle when filament are not extruding uniformly, extrude very thin filament than usual or not coming out from nozzle. What you need: (It will cost you less than $15)1. Acetone ($7 for small bottle)2. Torch (Available on eBay at around $5) 3. Very thin wireImportant note: Please rea...
By: danleow

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:30:08 PDT
MM2X Makerbot Replicator 2X alternative extruder installation http://www.instructables.com/id/MM2X-Makerbot-Nozzle-Installation-Instructions/
MM2X Makerbot Replicator 2X alternative extruder installation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/1G9E/HWIMUUAI/FR71G9EHWIMUUAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/1G9E/HWIMUUAI/FR71G9EHWIMUUAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/1G9E/HWIMUUAI/FR71G9EHWIMUUAI.SMALL.jpg robosavvy The ultimate solution for reliable multi-material and dual extrusion on the Makerbot Replicator 2XThe MM2X (Multi-Material Dual Extruder) is a replacement dual extruder system for the Makerbot Replicator 2X.It guarantees reliable printing with PLA, ABS and other materials. We have experience and exp...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 04:06:25 PDT
Finish up your ABS 3D printed model with Pen Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Finish-up-your-ABS-3D-printed-model-with-Pen-Torch/
Finish up your ABS 3D printed model with Pen Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/KTAX/HWIMUX5M/F4FKTAXHWIMUX5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/KTAX/HWIMUX5M/F4FKTAXHWIMUX5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/KTAX/HWIMUX5M/F4FKTAXHWIMUX5M.SMALL.jpg danleow https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0T2pX9SHomIProblem statement:Most of the time after you remove the support printing materials there will be some white marks in some places.Solution:You can use flame / fire to restore back the ABS color to its original. You can use a lighter but I prefer to use a tor...
By: danleow

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Fri, 30 May 2014 22:46:33 PDT
3D Printed Underwater Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Underwater-Camera/
3D Printed Underwater Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SMALL.jpg MoonLanding Selecting an underwater camera is not easy: there is no one best or right underwater camera to buy, but rather the best or right camera for your specific needs and most unfortunately: your budget restrictions.To shoot underwater photography you will need a digital camera and a waterproof housing des...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 19:17:11 PDT
Cupcake Box (3D Printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cupcake-Box-3D-Printed/
Cupcake Box (3D Printed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/O44A/HUMRW7O5/FRSO44AHUMRW7O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/O44A/HUMRW7O5/FRSO44AHUMRW7O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/O44A/HUMRW7O5/FRSO44AHUMRW7O5.SMALL.jpg notforfooduse This is an old project, but I thought it might be nice to share. I designed and made this box for a school project back in 2012, when 3D printing was a new and mystical technology. I was quite lucky in that my school's IT department bought a MakerBot Thing-O-Matic for us all to use. This cupcake...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:19:14 PDT
Model Making - From ABS to Ceramic and Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Making-From-ABS-to-Ceramic-and-Wood/
Model Making - From ABS to Ceramic and Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/G4DZ/HSM51YFQ/F66G4DZHSM51YFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/G4DZ/HSM51YFQ/F66G4DZHSM51YFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/G4DZ/HSM51YFQ/F66G4DZHSM51YFQ.SMALL.jpg sitnova 3D printed ABS objects can be transformed using some basic materials to look like various realistic surfaces. This cup and base were first printed in blue ABS and were transformed to look like a wood base and a ceramic cup. Materials: (Access to) 3D printer Acetone Sandpaper (dry or wet) ...
By: sitnova

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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 19:50:31 PST
3D CAD Modeler, ABS material separation fix http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-CAD-Modeler-ABS-material-separation-fix/
3D CAD Modeler, ABS material separation fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/IQ1V/HPCLK6QH/FLEIQ1VHPCLK6QH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/IQ1V/HPCLK6QH/FLEIQ1VHPCLK6QH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/IQ1V/HPCLK6QH/FLEIQ1VHPCLK6QH.SMALL.jpg nneylan So here is a neat trick that I found out about that I wanted to share. The Setup Needed:100% Acetone, ie: nail polish ABS scrap, ie: raft or small pieces of ABS off the spoolDisposable Gloves, tweezers, and plastic silverware (for application)Disposable container for making the slurry Make Slur...
By: nneylan

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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 17:37:32 PST
Iphone "Backpack" 3d money clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Iphone-Backpack-3d-money-clip/
Iphone "Backpack" 3d money clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/W2P2/HKPWLLFK/FLZW2P2HKPWLLFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/W2P2/HKPWLLFK/FLZW2P2HKPWLLFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/W2P2/HKPWLLFK/FLZW2P2HKPWLLFK.SMALL.jpg shotgunshane      As the Apple Iphone has grown in popularity, so have the accessories made for it. There is a very wide variety of cases, so of these are wallets. They can hold credit cards, receipts, money, and in some cases coins. These wallet cases can be very hard to remove though. That is why I designed cl...
By: shotgunshane

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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 09:17:41 PDT
3D Printed Twisty Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Twisty-Bracelet/
3D Printed Twisty Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/X4D9/HINOELA8/FTGX4D9HINOELA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/X4D9/HINOELA8/FTGX4D9HINOELA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/X4D9/HINOELA8/FTGX4D9HINOELA8.SMALL.jpg LucasOchoa This was inspired by http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Spiral-Earrings/ the design closely follows a similar principle. The design provided easily slides onto most sizes of hands, but anyone can manipulate its dimensions easily in Makerware or GCode. It has a slight stretch to it, and fits ...
By: LucasOchoa

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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 00:50:14 PDT
Experimenting with Small Parts On Your 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Your-3D-Printer-As-An-Injection-Molder/
Experimenting with Small Parts On Your 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/HD5H/HFWSUJWT/FWHHD5HHFWSUJWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/HD5H/HFWSUJWT/FWHHD5HHFWSUJWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/HD5H/HFWSUJWT/FWHHD5HHFWSUJWT.SMALL.jpg bfk                           THIS IS A "LIVING INSTRUCTABLE" ABOUT A NEW DISCOVERY. IT WILL GROW, MATURE AND IMPROVE DRAMATICALLY OVER TIME.    AS EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE  IS GAINED, I'LL UPDATE MY FINDINGS HERE FIRST, PROVIDING A CONVENIENT WAY FOR THOSE INTERESTED, TO FOLLOW ALONG WITH THE...
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Thu, 2 May 2013 15:30:15 PDT
UP 3d Printer - 1kg Spool Holder and Filament Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/UP-3d-printer-1kg-Spool-Holder-and-Filament-Guid/
UP 3d Printer - 1kg Spool Holder and Filament Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GKGF/HFD1JKQQ/FYPGKGFHFD1JKQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GKGF/HFD1JKQQ/FYPGKGFHFD1JKQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GKGF/HFD1JKQQ/FYPGKGFHFD1JKQQ.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack I was really excited to try black ABS plastic on our UP 3d printer. When the spool arrived in the mail I realized that the 1 Kg spool would not fit the holder on the printer. Dilemma?? I think not. All I had to do was design and print a new holder. Jury-Rig a Temporary Holder  Before I could pri...
By: Mr. Noack

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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 10:18:37 PDT
Gear Set for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Gear-Set-for-3D-Printing/
Gear Set for 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/UBX9/HD2RKC8H/FGIUBX9HD2RKC8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/UBX9/HD2RKC8H/FGIUBX9HD2RKC8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/UBX9/HD2RKC8H/FGIUBX9HD2RKC8H.SMALL.jpg Tomdf What it is A set of small, matching gears intended for 3D ABS extrusion printing, along with instructions on how to make your gears and gear boxes. After printed gears for my own projects I eventually wound up with this set, that I'm calling "Gear Set 1", and created a reference chart to aid in the ...
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Fri, 15 Feb 2013 14:43:14 PST
Replicator Stabilized ABS Cooling http://www.instructables.com/id/Replicator-Stabilized-ABS-Cooling/
Replicator Stabilized ABS Cooling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LONM/HCJO5F8O/FLYLONMHCJO5F8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LONM/HCJO5F8O/FLYLONMHCJO5F8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LONM/HCJO5F8O/FLYLONMHCJO5F8O.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker When I saw the MakerBot Replicator 2X with the "six sided enclosure for stabilized abs cooling," I knew I needed that for my machine. I've closed off the sides with paper and duct tape before, but never the top.  Using cardboard and duct tape, I've created a "lid" that lets me test "extruding" wit...
By: MikeTheMaker

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Mon, 4 Feb 2013 17:16:44 PST
100% Warp-Free MakerBot 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Warp-Free-MakerBot-3D-Printing/
100% Warp-Free MakerBot 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/0A6U/H3Z3GUCW/FB40A6UH3Z3GUCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/0A6U/H3Z3GUCW/FB40A6UH3Z3GUCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/0A6U/H3Z3GUCW/FB40A6UH3Z3GUCW.SMALL.jpg TechShopJim I love MakerBot and I love Bre, and I think he and his team have done an amazing service to the world. Recently, I purchased five MakerBots (actually Thing-O-Matics, factory-assembled and tested), which was one for each our current TechShop locations (Menlo Park CA, Raleigh Durham NC, San Francisco...
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 01:09:48 PDT
How to make a high resolution NYLON, ABS and PLA nozzle for a 3D Printer. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-high-resolution-NYLON-ABS-and-PLA-n/
How to make a high resolution NYLON, ABS and PLA nozzle for a 3D Printer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MEY4/H2ULR5MR/FXAMEY4H2ULR5MR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MEY4/H2ULR5MR/FXAMEY4H2ULR5MR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MEY4/H2ULR5MR/FXAMEY4H2ULR5MR.SMALL.jpg taulman This instructable will detail how to make a high resolution NYLON, ABS and PLA nozzle for a 3D Printer. For a complete description as to building the new 3D Printer that can print in NYLON, just visit the main instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-CNC-Machine-and-3D-Printer/ Th...
By: taulman

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Thu, 31 May 2012 18:23:52 PDT
Make a Permanent NYLON 3D Printed Coffee Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Permanent-NYLON-3D-Printed-Coffee-Filter/
Make a Permanent NYLON 3D Printed Coffee Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/763S/H2WESAPU/F8H763SH2WESAPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/763S/H2WESAPU/F8H763SH2WESAPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/763S/H2WESAPU/F8H763SH2WESAPU.SMALL.jpg taulman This is a permanent coffee filter equivalent to most standard 12 cup filter sizes. The NYLON coffee filter was printed on a 2BEIGH3 3D Printer as this printer is capable of printing with NYLON. Details of the printer can be seen at: http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-CNC-Machine-and-3D-Prin...
By: taulman

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Tue, 29 May 2012 23:10:50 PDT