Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - printing http://www.instructables.com Tue, 9 Feb 2016 14:40:38 PST BLOX v1.01 Fading Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fading-Lamp/
Fading Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/QV4Q/IK5PYVJK/FPYQV4QIK5PYVJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/QV4Q/IK5PYVJK/FPYQV4QIK5PYVJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/QV4Q/IK5PYVJK/FPYQV4QIK5PYVJK.SMALL.jpg pascal0312 Hey everybody,This will be a tutorial to make a lamp that gives a pulsating light. There are leds inside the lamp and when you turn it on it gives a nice fading effect.I decided to create a hexagon shape since I'm not an expert in AutoCAD and I tried to create another shape but this was too big and ...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 20:06:04 PST
3D Printer RGB LED Feedback http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-RGB-LED-Feedback/
3D Printer RGB LED Feedback - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/NASC/IJAACCZM/FRANASCIJAACCZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/NASC/IJAACCZM/FRANASCIJAACCZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/NASC/IJAACCZM/FRANASCIJAACCZM.SMALL.jpg LVMJohnson1996 When I was in high school I was a tad jealous that the Makerbot we owned, had RGB temperature feedback. After I learned enough, I decided to replicate the design and add more feedback capabilities. With this you can turn the lights off and on; change colors for pauses, temperature, prep, cleaning; o...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 08:39:10 PST
MKS Base Reverse Polarity Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/MKS-Base-Reverse-Polarity-Repair/
MKS Base Reverse Polarity Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/87TO/IIYZ2ZGC/FNI87TOIIYZ2ZGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/87TO/IIYZ2ZGC/FNI87TOIIYZ2ZGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/87TO/IIYZ2ZGC/FNI87TOIIYZ2ZGC.SMALL.jpg atanasovgoran I was up all night, and decided at 5 am to fix my Printers input, because it had broken a few days ago. So I replaced the connector, but confused the polarity, yes I know, clever me, and I broke the board.It wouldn't work from the power input, but it still would work from a USB, the motors wouldn't ...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 10:09:25 PST
3D Print A Micro-Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Micro-Light/
3D Print A Micro-Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/GH3S/IHZ4T511/FQWGH3SIHZ4T511.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/GH3S/IHZ4T511/FQWGH3SIHZ4T511.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/GH3S/IHZ4T511/FQWGH3SIHZ4T511.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Here is a simple 3d printed, 3 part LED micro light, small enough to hang on a key-chain. How It works A micro flashlight that can be attached to a key-chain can be easily 3d printed.The LED slides in and out of channels in the case to act as a slide switch to turn it on. A square hole on the sid...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:36:33 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
The PrintrBot Simple and CURA/Flash and Get the Software/Then Go, Go, GO! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-PrintrBot-Simple-and-CURAFlash-and-Get-the-Sof/
The PrintrBot Simple and CURA/Flash and Get the Software/Then Go, Go, GO! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/GO18/IH6O68TH/FDKGO18IH6O68TH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/GO18/IH6O68TH/FDKGO18IH6O68TH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/GO18/IH6O68TH/FDKGO18IH6O68TH.SMALL.jpg dfunct Hello...Okay! Turn on your computer...Plug in your PrintrBot Simple.Make sure all your settings and options are the way you choose them to be.Remember to use Pronterface UI under preferences before printing in 3D using CURA (latest version).If you need to flash your board to the latest firmware, ple...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 06:45:20 PST
3 Piramides = 1 Kubus (3D Print) http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Piramides-1-Kubus-3D-Print/
3 Piramides = 1 Kubus (3D Print) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/TLFW/IGZGW11L/FMGTLFWIGZGW11L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/TLFW/IGZGW11L/FMGTLFWIGZGW11L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/TLFW/IGZGW11L/FMGTLFWIGZGW11L.SMALL.jpg JosK5 In de wiskunde hebben we allemaal verschillende ruimtelijke figuren. Kubus, balk, bol, piramide, noem ze maar, ontelbaar veel. Al deze figuren hebben een inhoud. Bij een kubus kan je dat berekenen met de formule: lengte x breedte x hoogte en bij een piramide met de formule: (oppervlakte basis x hoog...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 19:00:13 PST
Pencil Grip (concept) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pencil-Grip-concept/
Pencil Grip (concept) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/919I/IGZEOON3/F6T919IIGZEOON3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/919I/IGZEOON3/F6T919IIGZEOON3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/919I/IGZEOON3/F6T919IIGZEOON3.SMALL.jpg Draadspaan This instructable is designed for the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades of grammar school, but is also suitable for anyone who sees the future in 3D printing. (hyperlinks are coloured text)Step 1: OrientationStep 2: BrainstormStep 3: Design toolsStep 4: DesignStep 5: 3D printersStep 6: MaterialStep 7: Protot...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 08:37:34 PST
3D Printed Headphone Holder (with FREE model!) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Headphone-Holder-with-FREE-model/
3D Printed Headphone Holder (with FREE model!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/DZC1/IGTY4TLG/F27DZC1IGTY4TLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/DZC1/IGTY4TLG/F27DZC1IGTY4TLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/DZC1/IGTY4TLG/F27DZC1IGTY4TLG.SMALL.jpg gabgra11 Hello! Today I will be showing you how you can make your own inexpensive headphone hook that can be customized to fit your needs! If you enjoy this Instructable, then please be kind and vote for it in any (or all) of the contests I have entered it in. It would make me very happy! If you REALLY liked...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:46:50 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
How to make a 3D printed key(FULL TUTORIAL) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-printed-keyFULL-TUTORIAL/
How to make a 3D printed key(FULL TUTORIAL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YSFS/IEQY4ZDK/FDOYSFSIEQY4ZDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YSFS/IEQY4ZDK/FDOYSFSIEQY4ZDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YSFS/IEQY4ZDK/FDOYSFSIEQY4ZDK.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop Hi everybody,It is very clever to have a spare key hidden somewhere around your house. In this project I am gonna show you how to duplicate a steel key and 3d print a plastic one which can lock and unlock the door as easy as a steel one.Video: How is a key structured - Let's start this project wi...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 11:02:24 PDT
Pencil Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Pencil-Holder-8/
Pencil Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QYBP/IEKIZEPE/FQSQYBPIEKIZEPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QYBP/IEKIZEPE/FQSQYBPIEKIZEPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/QYBP/IEKIZEPE/FQSQYBPIEKIZEPE.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran We’ll be learning how to use TinkerCAD in this project to make a pencil holder that looks like a simple cartoonish mole. Once modeling is finished the model will be 3D printed. Fire Up TinkerCAD! Let's start by going to www.TinkerCAD.com and signing up with a free account. If you don't have an ...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 00:49:48 PDT
3D printed monogram cake topper http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-monogram-cake-topper/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 10:25:04 PDT
Stylized Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Stylized-Pen-Holder-Using-Blender/
Stylized Pen Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/9MPJ/IE42R1FW/FMJ9MPJIE42R1FW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/9MPJ/IE42R1FW/FMJ9MPJIE42R1FW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/9MPJ/IE42R1FW/FMJ9MPJIE42R1FW.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran In this instructable you will learn how to make a simple but gorgeous looking stylized Pen Holder Requirements To make this project you will need: Basic Blender skills. No idea what Blender is? No worries, visit www.blender.org to download the package. Also to gain the basic needed knowledge ...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 07:56:10 PDT
DIY 3D Printed Electric Skateboard with 1500W of power! http://www.instructables.com/id/1500W-3d-printed-electric-skateboard/
DIY 3D Printed Electric Skateboard with 1500W of power! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/1E23/IE2FZ38K/FPD1E23IE2FZ38K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/1E23/IE2FZ38K/FPD1E23IE2FZ38K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/1E23/IE2FZ38K/FPD1E23IE2FZ38K.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal I saw these videos on the internet with people riding electric skateboard and going really fast. Well, I wanted to do the same thing, but those boards were 1500 USD, too expensive for me. My diy version only cost me 150$ that is 10% of the cost of the commercial ones! Granted mine is not perfect, it...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:54:43 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
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Rubber-Bands/
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SMALL.jpg icecats Often when working on projects, I am forced to use a close match of a part instead of the right sized part for the job. The beautiful thing about 3D printing is the ability to customize an object to exactly how you need it. With some basic 3D modeling skills, you can create a part to your desired sp...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 12:15:52 PDT
Arc Reactor 2.0 (3d printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arc-Reactor-20-3d-printed/
Arc Reactor 2.0 (3d printed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3BUJ/ICWFY82Z/FEG3BUJICWFY82Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3BUJ/ICWFY82Z/FEG3BUJICWFY82Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/3BUJ/ICWFY82Z/FEG3BUJICWFY82Z.SMALL.jpg Sentient Meat In this instructables, I will be showing you how to make an arc reactor. **The arc reactor I created was my own unique build.**The materials you will need for this instructables are as follows:-18 3d printed parts (7 different parts with multiples)-3 RGB LED's-Multiple wires wires-An Arduino Uno-A 9...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 01:52:11 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
T-REX 3D printedpaper head http://www.instructables.com/id/T-REX-3D-printedpaper-head/
T-REX 3D printedpaper head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SMALL.jpg Makeroni Labs We want to revolutionize the world of 3D printing teaching a new way to print three-dimensional objects with only paper.Do you want to build your own dinosaur head and put in your living as hunting trophy? Printing and cutting the 3D T-Rex head The first thing is to print the 3D model that we hav...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:56:06 PDT
Rubber band boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-band-boat/
Rubber band boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/N9VU/IB7ROB85/FYHN9VUIB7ROB85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/N9VU/IB7ROB85/FYHN9VUIB7ROB85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/N9VU/IB7ROB85/FYHN9VUIB7ROB85.SMALL.jpg 4dee The fossil fuels are running out of power. What could be nicer than creating a vehicle that needs no energy but works on stored muscle strength! In this instructable we make a 3d printed boat, that works on muscle strength.This is my first 3d model and instructable. Tests and comments are welcome! ...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:16:50 PDT
3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Mini-USB-Vacuum-Cleaner/
3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SMALL.jpg loboat 3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleanerby Loann BOUDIN | 2015My purpose to design a mini USB vacuum cleaner was the consequence of the mess I was confronted to, after making stuff for hours with plastic, wood, and electronic parts on my desk.I needed a small and efficient device to clean the mess, so I d...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:40:38 PDT
3D Printed Abacus http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Abacus/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:45:39 PDT
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Chimera-60-DLP-resin-3d-printer/
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SMALL.jpg matstermind I have been on a hunt for the past several years to find a cheap and simple, yet moderately high resolution 3D printer. I had 3 different 3D printers partially constructed when I heard about the amazing technology of DLP Stereo lithography (SLA) printers. I have finally found enough parts at the...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 18:28:48 PDT
3D Printed Glencairn Whiskey Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Glencairn-Whiskey-Glass/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 20:16:41 PDT
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Spirograph/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:52:01 PDT
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-Maker-Space/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:34:05 PDT
My Very First 3D Printing Project http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Very-First-3D-Printing-Project/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 09:01:14 PDT
Changing 3D printer filament on the fly/ multicolor prints! http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-3D-RoBo-3D-printer-filament-on-the-fly/
Changing 3D printer filament on the fly/ multicolor prints! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/CAX9/I9YR8D62/FE0CAX9I9YR8D62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/CAX9/I9YR8D62/FE0CAX9I9YR8D62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/CAX9/I9YR8D62/FE0CAX9I9YR8D62.SMALL.jpg bman46 Have you ever got a knot in your 3D printer filament, or want to make a object multicolored without having 2 extruders? If so this is the instructable for you! Now you can make multicolor prints without a dual extruder!For this instructables you will need a 3D printer (I'm using the Robo 3D printer)...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:23:58 PDT
OpenSAM 3D Printed Camera Stabilizer Steadicam Gimbal http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenSAM-3D-Printed-Camera-Stabilizer/
OpenSAM 3D Printed Camera Stabilizer Steadicam Gimbal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/QAAP/I9QWHCPE/FZGQAAPI9QWHCPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/QAAP/I9QWHCPE/FZGQAAPI9QWHCPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/QAAP/I9QWHCPE/FZGQAAPI9QWHCPE.SMALL.jpg OpenSAM The OpenSAM by OHM is developed for filmmaking amateurs and professionals. The design allows a broad spectrum of cameras of varying sizes and weights to be stabilized. The use of 3D printing technology for the mechanical construction means that it can easily be reproduced and any design changes are ...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 08:57:34 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
How to choose, use and improve a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-choose-use-and-improve-a-3D-printer/
How to choose, use and improve a 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/R1JN/I9JR2S82/FRBR1JNI9JR2S82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/R1JN/I9JR2S82/FRBR1JNI9JR2S82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/R1JN/I9JR2S82/FRBR1JNI9JR2S82.SMALL.jpg bboyArthur This instructable contains a lot of information I have gathered on 3D printers and their use. Some of this information is only relevant for the Prusa Mendel I2, because I only have a Prusa Mendel I2 and thus I know a lot about this type of 3D printer, but I do have experience with other 3D printers ...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 05:54:35 PDT
Tact: Low-cost, Advanced Prosthetic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tact-Low-cost-Advanced-Prosthetic-Hand/
Tact: Low-cost, Advanced Prosthetic Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HWYO/I9GWFJ05/FDGHWYOI9GWFJ05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HWYO/I9GWFJ05/FDGHWYOI9GWFJ05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HWYO/I9GWFJ05/FDGHWYOI9GWFJ05.SMALL.jpg Patrick S In this instructable I'll show you how to make Tact, a low-cost, open-source prosthetic hand. Tact exceeds other open-source prosthetic hand models in several ways: it costs only $100 for all components ($250 to also add myoelectric control), can be assembled using only one hand and a clamp, achieve...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 11:34:06 PDT
3D Print a Multimeter stand http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Multimeter-stand/
3D Print a Multimeter stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/2ZES/I9GW88S7/F7L2ZESI9GW88S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/2ZES/I9GW88S7/F7L2ZESI9GW88S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/2ZES/I9GW88S7/F7L2ZESI9GW88S7.SMALL.jpg tecNerd Almost every Maker has used a multimeter, if it was testing batteries or continuity. I know that whenever I do this, I can never seem to get a good test because I’m trying to test with one hand and read with the other. In other words it gets cumbersome.I have created a project that solves all of tha...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 11:53:57 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
POD-1 the Ultimate 3in1 Photo accesory! http://www.instructables.com/id/POD-1-the-Ultimate-3in1-Photo-accesory/
POD-1 the Ultimate 3in1 Photo accesory! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/TWKC/I92LUUXI/F9YTWKCI92LUUXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/TWKC/I92LUUXI/F9YTWKCI92LUUXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/TWKC/I92LUUXI/F9YTWKCI92LUUXI.SMALL.jpg kondzio29 I'm lately so Creative that I Am suprising myself... Last time I was in bed I thought about something that would replace my old tripod. But I don't want to buy another one. So I came up with ultimate idea to make something that would replace me three things at once! I came up with an idea of maki...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:20:14 PDT
3D printable filament filter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printable-filament-filter/
3D printable filament filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/QMZ4/I916K8CC/FRNQMZ4I916K8CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/QMZ4/I916K8CC/FRNQMZ4I916K8CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/QMZ4/I916K8CC/FRNQMZ4I916K8CC.SMALL.jpg Lasplaner Have you ever got a nozzle clog? Or maybe a dirty print? The most likely cause is in fact dirty filament. This may be surprising but it surprised me too. This instructable will show you various files and will have advice on which one to use. Please note that I do not own the files except for thing 7...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 03:15:01 PDT
GOpro Suction CUP to DSLR! http://www.instructables.com/id/GOpro-Suction-CUP-to-DSLR/
GOpro Suction CUP to DSLR! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/K4LY/I92LSF9J/FGXK4LYI92LSF9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/K4LY/I92LSF9J/FGXK4LYI92LSF9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/K4LY/I92LSF9J/FGXK4LYI92LSF9J.SMALL.jpg focamonca Yeah guys The GOPRO suction cup TO DSLR adapter is here ! 3D PRINTING TIME! Just download the model from my Thingiverse: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:795735And print it!!! Insert the plastic side grip from the gopro holder into the new DSLR plate! Make a silicone layer to grip better t...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:31:47 PDT
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DSLR-SLider-For-less-than-20/
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SMALL.jpg focamonca Let's create something useful for videomaker and timelapse maker 3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ This is a tutorial on how to build a 3D printed dslr SLIDER!Remember to vote me in the 3d printing contest :D thanksSorry for my English, probably I'll make some mistake so please tell me whe...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:56:53 PDT
3D Printing Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Pen/
3D Printing Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/QO8X/I8PQVNUO/FW5QO8XI8PQVNUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/QO8X/I8PQVNUO/FW5QO8XI8PQVNUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/QO8X/I8PQVNUO/FW5QO8XI8PQVNUO.SMALL.jpg cartercar__ Have you ever wanted to have a 3d printer? With its amazing DIY project usefulness, but it's just too expensive. Well, here's a nice, cheap, and easy way to make a 3d printing pen, which will get you started on your journey into the 3d printing world. This is a very cool hack that will give you the ...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:05:19 PDT
Guide to Slic3r http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-to-Slic3r/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:42:10 PDT
Exact replica Winchester .308 secret bullet storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Exact-replica-Winchester-308-secret-bullet-storage/
Exact replica Winchester .308 secret bullet storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/58X2/I8K13BU3/FEJ58X2I8K13BU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/58X2/I8K13BU3/FEJ58X2I8K13BU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/58X2/I8K13BU3/FEJ58X2I8K13BU3.SMALL.jpg oolala170 I have designed a full scale replica Winchester .308 bullet that integrates a secret storage compartment, to keep all of your 'private' items safe;) Description I used Solidworks to design this for the 3D printing contest. It uses the exact same measurements as a .308 Winchester bullet, + or - 0....
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:39:52 PDT
How I made the "Alien" Movie Egg Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-the-Alien-Movie-Egg-Prop/
How I made the "Alien" Movie Egg Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/S992/I84BCE4N/FE3S992I84BCE4N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/S992/I84BCE4N/FE3S992I84BCE4N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/S992/I84BCE4N/FE3S992I84BCE4N.SMALL.jpg Andydimarzio I had this how-to story posted over at the good folks of 3DHubs but I thought I'd share it with you as well, never hurts to share now does it? ;-)This friend of mine is a big "Aliens"-movie fan. He's a skillful airbrush-artist and really wanted to have this movie prop, this particular "Egg" (that ha...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 10:37:36 PDT
3D printed magnetic connector! *UPDATED* http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-magnetic-connector/
3D printed magnetic connector! *UPDATED* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/2VN2/I8763DPW/FID2VN2I8763DPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/2VN2/I8763DPW/FID2VN2I8763DPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/2VN2/I8763DPW/FID2VN2I8763DPW.SMALL.jpg kondzio29 ****UPDATE****With kind help of Gravityisweak we 3D printed the early version of my design so be sure to check out his awesome Intructables! He also earn a 3 month Pro membership for helping me. All photos of 3D printed models are made by Gravityisweak.Be sure to check Q&A in the last step!Behind ev...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 03:17:47 PDT
3D printed bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-bookmark/
3D printed bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9MO7/I7D5YLU6/FT69MO7I7D5YLU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9MO7/I7D5YLU6/FT69MO7I7D5YLU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9MO7/I7D5YLU6/FT69MO7I7D5YLU6.SMALL.jpg madasudesign This collectable is to work through how I 3D printed my 'BOOK' bookmark. This is a simple bookmark made out of the word 'BOOK' although I have done the same bookmark with names and multiple lines of text. The cylinder at the top of the bookmark keeps the bookmark in place while it is in the book, ...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:15:49 PDT
3D printed hat graphics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-hat-graphics/
3D printed hat graphics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/Y3BJ/I78VSLUC/FS6Y3BJI78VSLUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/Y3BJ/I78VSLUC/FS6Y3BJI78VSLUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/Y3BJ/I78VSLUC/FS6Y3BJI78VSLUC.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus I recently saw Becky and Noe, creators over at Adafruit, do a video where they 3D printed custom hat graphics on their 3D Printing Thursday show. As a fan of customizing things to suit my needs this custom had graphic was something I was excited to try. At the end of their video they mention ways to...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:30:13 PDT
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Letterpress-Adana3D/
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SMALL.jpg fsanzeni This manual letterpress, as the name can suggest, was inspired by UK’s famous manufacturer Adana. I wanted to link the tradition of manual printing with current technologies. The machine is built with concrete, nuts and bolts. Furthermore, the cliché is designed on a computer and printed with modern...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:18:47 PDT
Da Vinci 1.0 Filament Reset http://www.instructables.com/id/Da-Vinci-10-Filament-Reset/
Da Vinci 1.0 Filament Reset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/Y6DZ/I60051UZ/F5WY6DZI60051UZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/Y6DZ/I60051UZ/F5WY6DZI60051UZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/Y6DZ/I60051UZ/F5WY6DZI60051UZ.SMALL.jpg scottrevoman333 Hello all here is an update to a recent issue encountered with the latest Da Vinci 1.0 3D printer, as many have seen you MUST buy their pricy "filament cartridges" in order to be able to print, but an "unforeseen" issue arrived a product marketed towards home makers and, eh hmm, "hackers" hacked the...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:46:45 PST
beer shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/beer-shooter/
beer shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/TNAR/I5DS3JUR/FS5TNARI5DS3JUR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus What ever happened to the hubbub around 3D printed weapons? Get ready to bust a cap and shotgun a beer with the 3D printed beer shooter. Before you jump the gun and shoot from the hip, this concept can't shoot anything and is nothing more than a holder for your beer.Perpetuating the concept of 3D pr...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:56:41 PST