Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - abs http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Jul 2016 07:08:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Automated Ultrasonic Misting 3D Print Polisher PRO http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Ultrasonic-Misting-3D-Print-Polisher-PRO/
Automated Ultrasonic Misting 3D Print Polisher PRO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/1412/IPQMCIZW/FH81412IPQMCIZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/1412/IPQMCIZW/FH81412IPQMCIZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/1412/IPQMCIZW/FH81412IPQMCIZW.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike It's been over a year since I published a popular Instructable about ultrasonic misting ABS 3D printed parts with acetone vapor. A couple months ago I was inspired to revisit this project by the professional 3D printing "Polysher" machine on Kickstarter. In this instructable I've redeveloped my orig...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:25:03 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
Honeycomb Plug (lobe jewelry) http://www.instructables.com/id/Honeycomb-Plug-lobe-Jewelry/
Honeycomb Plug (lobe jewelry) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/THBG/IP9RAML5/FNETHBGIP9RAML5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/THBG/IP9RAML5/FNETHBGIP9RAML5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/THBG/IP9RAML5/FNETHBGIP9RAML5.SMALL.jpg Dylan Larsen Figured it was a good time to stretch one of my lobes. So I built a new plug on my 3D printer for my left lobe. Machine on the job On CAD I designed the wearable to be 9/16" wide and the diameter to be 1" 7/8" diameter. Set it all over to the 3D printer. 1 hour and 23 minutes later it was done. ...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 23:27:33 PDT
3D Printed Lawn Mower Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Lawn-Mower-Handle/
3D Printed Lawn Mower Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/1T1N/IOZ58KS2/FV01T1NIOZ58KS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/1T1N/IOZ58KS2/FV01T1NIOZ58KS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/1T1N/IOZ58KS2/FV01T1NIOZ58KS2.SMALL.jpg rickdod3 The following is the design, build, and application process of my newest project "3D Printed Lawn Mower Handle", Enjoy! Finding a solution to a problem... The key to any good project is finding a solution for a problem that you are having.In my case, that problem was that my new lawn mower weigh...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 08:31:14 PDT
Building a Cheap 3d Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Cheap-3d-Printer/
Building a Cheap 3d Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Y58G/IOXJ2C4C/F4XY58GIOXJ2C4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Y58G/IOXJ2C4C/F4XY58GIOXJ2C4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/Y58G/IOXJ2C4C/F4XY58GIOXJ2C4C.SMALL.jpg Constructed 3d printing, it sounds so futuristic...Having the ability to turn a virtual object into something you can physically holdI have to admit the thought of building a 3d printer sounded so complex when I began this project, I thought of 3d printers like something only the smartest engineer could create....
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 09:18:27 PDT
1.5$ Filament Dryer/PreHeater - For 3D printers http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Filament-PreHeat-er-for-3D-Printers/
1.5$ Filament Dryer/PreHeater - For 3D printers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/RL0T/INT6ESER/FA3RL0TINT6ESER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/RL0T/INT6ESER/FA3RL0TINT6ESER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/RL0T/INT6ESER/FA3RL0TINT6ESER.SMALL.jpg _Boltz_ *************************************************************************************************************+First Of All , This Instructables had been written By an 16 years old guy...... Not A English Professor , So Please Inform any grammatical Mistake Before Making Fun Of me. :p+Any Of The impr...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 04:40:55 PDT
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. http://www.instructables.com/id/GotMesh-the-Most-Cheap-and-Simplistic-3D-Scanner/
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SMALL.jpg yenfre got mesh? is the most cheap and simplistic open source 3D scanner.If you liked this instructable, please vote for it in the 3D Printing Contest 2016.got mesh? allows owners of 3D printers to easily recreate detailed difficult to model objects to later 3D print. The goals for this project was to make...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 08:35:07 PDT
Life hack: 30 Second 3D Printer Filament Spool Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Hack-30-Second-3D-Printer-Filament-Spool/
Life hack: 30 Second 3D Printer Filament Spool Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/CXOD/IMP4MFL3/F85CXODIMP4MFL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/CXOD/IMP4MFL3/F85CXODIMP4MFL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/CXOD/IMP4MFL3/F85CXODIMP4MFL3.SMALL.jpg tobemas Make a 3D printer filament spool holder in 30 seconds...for realsies.There's like a million ways to make a spool holder, but this is the way that I do it. It's cheap, easy, and has all the information about the filament you're using on the side. No need to make something complicated. Just follow the...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 14:37:54 PDT
RECYCLED 3d Print Crusher http://www.instructables.com/id/RECYCLED-3d-Print-Crusher/
RECYCLED 3d Print Crusher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/QMDD/IMNOJI88/FY3QMDDIMNOJI88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/QMDD/IMNOJI88/FY3QMDDIMNOJI88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/QMDD/IMNOJI88/FY3QMDDIMNOJI88.SMALL.jpg stefanied We had printed and built the compost shredder we’d seen on Thingiverse which had been put up by THYMARKIt worked reasonably well, but there just wasn’t enough “beef” to it for our “wants”. Casting around a few ideas and we came up with a design that has wooden grinding gears. To be sure that the tee...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 22:21:01 PDT
3D Printed Wire Frame Cube Spinner Desk Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wire-Frame-Cube-Spinner-Desk-Toy/
3D Printed Wire Frame Cube Spinner Desk Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/OJRH/IMDZ92OU/FUUOJRHIMDZ92OU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/OJRH/IMDZ92OU/FUUOJRHIMDZ92OU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/OJRH/IMDZ92OU/FUUOJRHIMDZ92OU.SMALL.jpg fozzy13 While looking at a wire frame cube at an angle, I was inspired by the way in which the sides of the shape interact and create interesting shapes with the light. I modeled this desktop toy to spin a wire frame cube at an angle for some interesting effects.http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1434240https...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 11:45:54 PDT
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
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
3D Printing - experiment with structures at various angles measured from printbed http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-experiment-with-structures-at-various-/
3D Printing - experiment with structures at various angles measured from printbed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/F5MH/IHKG6FMH/F1OF5MHIHKG6FMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/F5MH/IHKG6FMH/F1OF5MHIHKG6FMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/F5MH/IHKG6FMH/F1OF5MHIHKG6FMH.SMALL.jpg c0ffeepowder This project tries to find out capability of my Buccaneer Pirate3D printer handling models with slanted structures.The 3D test model is first created in Solidworks, showing columns of same dimension but angled at different slants with the print bed as reference. I have also attached my excel workshe...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 05:52:19 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
Camera mount plate that doesn't block battery door (Arca Swiss) http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-mounting-plate-that-doesnt-block-battery-do/
Camera mount plate that doesn't block battery door (Arca Swiss) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/93DY/IGTYDPT5/FAO93DYIGTYDPT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/93DY/IGTYDPT5/FAO93DYIGTYDPT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/93DY/IGTYDPT5/FAO93DYIGTYDPT5.SMALL.jpg f1racer A couple of my cameras have battery/memory card doors that are way too close to the tripod screw. Because of this, whenever I attach an Arca Swiss mounting plate the camera and put it on the tripod, I can't open the battery door anymore. The only way to take out the battery or SD card is to tripod...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 13:26:57 PST
Stands for 1/12 model Motorcycles http://www.instructables.com/id/Stands-for-112-model-Motorcycles/
Stands for 1/12 model Motorcycles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/Y5EC/IGTYDOR0/FC4Y5ECIGTYDOR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/Y5EC/IGTYDOR0/FC4Y5ECIGTYDOR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/Y5EC/IGTYDOR0/FC4Y5ECIGTYDOR0.SMALL.jpg f1racer Motorcycle stands for 1/12 scale motorcycles by Maisto. 3D printed on an XYZPrinting Da Vinci 1.0 with Repetier 0.92 firmware. It's sliced in Repetier host using Slic3r and then sent to Octoprint.Thingiversehttp://www.thingiverse.com/thing:755158Youtube:
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 13:26:57 PST
3D Printed RC Car Body Shell for Turnigy 1/16 Buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-RC-Car-Body-Shell-for-Turnigy-116-Buggy/
3D Printed RC Car Body Shell for Turnigy 1/16 Buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/R6BW/IGTYDR7N/FYNR6BWIGTYDR7N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/R6BW/IGTYDR7N/FYNR6BWIGTYDR7N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/R6BW/IGTYDR7N/FYNR6BWIGTYDR7N.SMALL.jpg f1racer A custom 3D printed shell for the Turnigy 1/16 brushless buggy from Hobby King. Thingiverse: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1043067Where I bought it:1/16 Brushless 4WD Racing Buggy w/25A System (Buggy only) http://bit.ly/hk4wdbuggyatrTurnigy 1/16 Brushless 4WD Racing Buggy (RTR) http://bit.ly/hk...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 13:18:14 PST
How to gloss your ABS printed object http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-gloss-your-ABS-printed-object/
How to gloss your ABS printed object - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Y5LY/IGIBNXIF/FO8Y5LYIGIBNXIF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Y5LY/IGIBNXIF/FO8Y5LYIGIBNXIF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Y5LY/IGIBNXIF/FO8Y5LYIGIBNXIF.SMALL.jpg mackderin This Instructable will show you how to take your boring, 3D printed object, into a fabulous piece of artwork that you can display on your project, shelf, or even coffee table!What you will need: 3D printed objectAcetoneMetal container (NOT PLASTIC) Cloth or paper towelMagnets Printing your object ...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 10:26:09 PST
3D Printer Heated Bed Isolation (using Aerogel Blanket) http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Bed-Isolation-using-Aerogel-Blanket/
3D Printer Heated Bed Isolation (using Aerogel Blanket) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/1XFH/IE7JAFZ6/F4R1XFHIE7JAFZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/1XFH/IE7JAFZ6/F4R1XFHIE7JAFZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/1XFH/IE7JAFZ6/F4R1XFHIE7JAFZ6.SMALL.jpg blockfish Overview:Need a solution to keep your bed temperature stable or even want to reach higher temperatures to print ABS? Most 3D printer heated beds waste heat by radiating uselessly through the uninsulated bottom of the bed. This modification uses the new Aerogel Blanket Insulation (from Aerogel Techno...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 07:25:04 PDT
Delta Bot: DIY 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Delta-Bot-Perfect-DIY-3D-Printer/
Delta Bot: DIY 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/F286/IFZQSDJ0/F3IF286IFZQSDJ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/F286/IFZQSDJ0/F3IF286IFZQSDJ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/F286/IFZQSDJ0/F3IF286IFZQSDJ0.SMALL.jpg Danny Lu Build the efficient and reliable all metal structure 3D Printer with top notch parts. 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 ...
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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...
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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...
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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 and controlled via wifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Extrution-3d-printer-with-12x12-inch-heat/
Extrusion 3d printer with 300mmx300mm heat bed with Pre-configured Marlin and controlled via wifi - 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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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