Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - printing http://www.instructables.com Tue, 4 Aug 2015 01:02:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 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 My 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 decided to design and make my own.This mini vacuum cleane...
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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/
3D Printed Glencairn Whiskey Glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/OVSL/IAG0MM25/FTIOVSLIAG0MM25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/OVSL/IAG0MM25/FTIOVSLIAG0MM25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/OVSL/IAG0MM25/FTIOVSLIAG0MM25.SMALL.jpg Laserbird In collaboration with Urban Farmer Steakhouse in Portland, OR, our makerspace was given the opportunity to test out a new HD Glass filament that is advertised as transparent, "food and drink contact approved," and could print like PLA. Our first project was a Glencairn style whiskey glass to see how...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 20:16:41 PDT
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Spirograph/
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls After my nephew got a spirograph I was inspired to build upon the idea and be able to create something more permanent with it. This is only the beginning of the project as I discovered when I thought I was done, so this may simply be a Part 1, but here is the first part.Please vote for me in the 3D ...
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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/
My Very First 3D Printing Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XEVT/IA0WEBX9/FJGXEVTIA0WEBX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XEVT/IA0WEBX9/FJGXEVTIA0WEBX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/XEVT/IA0WEBX9/FJGXEVTIA0WEBX9.SMALL.jpg Cheapdiyproject Want to learn how to do 3D projects? Me, too! I have been fascinated by the prospect of doing 3D printing. I also have absolutely no project for which I need a 3D printer. But, I WANT to do a 3D project. I feel like the world is moving along without me being a part of it. Since I do not have an entr...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 03:17:47 PDT
3D printed bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-bookmark/
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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/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:30:13 PDT
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Letterpress-Adana3D/
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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
Download, edit and print your own parts from McMaster-Carr http://www.instructables.com/id/Download-Edit-And-Print-Your-Own-Parts-From-McMast/
Download, edit and print your own parts from McMaster-Carr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/6C19/I59VYNZ5/FMM6C19I59VYNZ5.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist McMaster Carr is an amazing resource. It's well laid out, informative, comprehensive..but even better, they provide free 3D models for most of their parts. Not all, but many. If you have access to a 3D printer, you can print these parts yourself. Pretty cool, eh? Find your parts First, point you...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:41:06 PST
Wireless 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-3D-Printing/
Wireless 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/HCK0/I4UNGDGK/F33HCK0I4UNGDGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/HCK0/I4UNGDGK/F33HCK0I4UNGDGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/HCK0/I4UNGDGK/F33HCK0I4UNGDGK.SMALL.jpg jradler Have you ever wanted to wirelessly 3d print, lively watch your prints. You can even stop start and upload new prints. A software called Octoprint allows this.About-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:08:59 PST
Custom Sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Sunglasses/
Custom Sunglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/0QF6/I4UNHRYQ/FF20QF6I4UNHRYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/0QF6/I4UNHRYQ/FF20QF6I4UNHRYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/0QF6/I4UNHRYQ/FF20QF6I4UNHRYQ.SMALL.jpg tlp801 When it comes to Sunglasses, one size doesn't fit all. How many times have you sifted through the glasses rack trying on several different pairs that "look cool" but don't fit or look funny because they don't sit right on your face..??Custom 3D printed sunglasses are a game changer! With this tech...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:00:44 PST
From IDEA to PRODUCTION - Cryptex http://www.instructables.com/id/From-IDEA-to-PRODUCTION-Cryptex/
From IDEA to PRODUCTION - Cryptex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SMALL.jpg JABA 3D This Instructable is to illustrate the process of taking a concept through design and prototyping all the way to small scale home production. We have chosen a Cryptex to illustrate this process. There are several Cryptex designs on this site already, but we want to take the idea past just the design...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:55:48 PST
Solids of a constant width with AutoCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/Solids-of-a-constant-width-with-AutoCAD/
Solids of a constant width with AutoCAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/Y7HA/I48C752J/FZ1Y7HAI48C752J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/Y7HA/I48C752J/FZ1Y7HAI48C752J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/Y7HA/I48C752J/FZ1Y7HAI48C752J.SMALL.jpg ollie242 If you were to take a hard covered book and to roll it on top of three unknown objects and you felt the book rolling smoothly, not ever bumping up and down or changing the distance of it and the table, you would expect the three solids under the book were spheres. In fact the three solids don't nece...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 04:23:27 PST
Rainbow Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Printing/
Rainbow Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/M2H6/I441Y4QX/F3BM2H6I441Y4QX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/M2H6/I441Y4QX/F3BM2H6I441Y4QX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/M2H6/I441Y4QX/F3BM2H6I441Y4QX.SMALL.jpg enelson8 3d printing is becoming more widely used now, and I wanted to show a tip that i have picked up along the way while 3d printing. Printing in different colors is fun, but it takes a lot of time to switch the colors in and out and multi-color spool is expensive. This instructable shows how to "rainbow ...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 09:39:59 PST
Modify Velleman K8200 3d printer to laser cutting. http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-Velleman-K8200-3d-printer-to-laser-cutting/
Modify Velleman K8200 3d printer to laser cutting. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/G6QE/I3VI1FSE/F1DG6QEI3VI1FSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/G6QE/I3VI1FSE/F1DG6QEI3VI1FSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/G6QE/I3VI1FSE/F1DG6QEI3VI1FSE.SMALL.jpg Kjetil Egeland I am the lucky owner of the Velleman K8200 3d printer, and is very pleased with the use of it so far. Ordered this kit from JTech Photonics. They have a pretty straight forward kit, to use the printer and software as a Laser cutter as well as a printer. The Laser diode is a 2,8 W 445nm , but you c...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 03:11:22 PST
3D Modeling a Spark Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Modeling-a-Spark-Diffuser/
3D Modeling a Spark Diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9X04/I3TH9EX5/FOC9X04I3TH9EX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9X04/I3TH9EX5/FOC9X04I3TH9EX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9X04/I3TH9EX5/FOC9X04I3TH9EX5.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead You can find a lot of cool cases and diffusers for different devices, but what if you want something custom? Or what if it's a new device without a ton of existing material? Wait no longer! Make your own.For the November Instructables Build Night, Crashspace received a bunch of Spark Cores and Inter...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:05:13 PST
Soft Robots: 3D Printing Artificial Muscles http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Robots-3D-Printing-Artificial-Muscles/
Soft Robots: 3D Printing Artificial Muscles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/8L8N/I3KCC86S/FPD8L8NI3KCC86S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/8L8N/I3KCC86S/FPD8L8NI3KCC86S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/8L8N/I3KCC86S/FPD8L8NI3KCC86S.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Using a standard filament 3D printer, artificial robot muscles can be directly printed. These air powered muscles can be used in all kinds of robots or powered prostheses.Intro pic shows a six muscle flower robot activated. Such a simple robot could be used to indicate air pressure, temperature or a...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:21:06 PST
Turtle iPad Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle-iPad-Stand/
Turtle iPad Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/Y74Q/I3KC3A93/FX1Y74QI3KC3A93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/Y74Q/I3KC3A93/FX1Y74QI3KC3A93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/Y74Q/I3KC3A93/FX1Y74QI3KC3A93.SMALL.jpg sophiej1990 This Instructable shows how to 3D sculpt a little character for an iPad stand. Using a 3D printer you can then print out the sculpt and attach it to your iPad. In this tutorial I will be making a turtle using Zbrush and some Cinema 4D to display the final image. Zspheres Firstly create a Zsphere...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 04:19:50 PST
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Pincer-from-Software-installation-printing/
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome So you want to get into making cool stuff with 3D printing but you don’t know how to start? Then hopefully this little tutorial will help you get going. If you just came for the STL files feel free, the link is below. Although I have used "TinkerCAD" in the past, I wanted something that had a bit ...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:08:27 PST
Two-Tone Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Tone-Printing/
Two-Tone Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/Y093/I2XTSG9J/FFDY093I2XTSG9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/Y093/I2XTSG9J/FFDY093I2XTSG9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/Y093/I2XTSG9J/FFDY093I2XTSG9J.SMALL.jpg Porda Wanting to make a snazzy coin of my university logo, I started playing with printing in multiple colors on a single-head printer.This Instructable is a quick and dirty guide to get you going and not damage your printer while switching colors. Find Your Layer Height Depending on your printer, you'...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:34:47 PST
3D Printer Basics and Troubleshooting: FDM Printers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Basics-and-Troubleshooting-FDM-Printers/
3D Printer Basics and Troubleshooting: FDM Printers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/A1Q0/I2TR0B4J/F81A1Q0I2TR0B4J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/A1Q0/I2TR0B4J/F81A1Q0I2TR0B4J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/A1Q0/I2TR0B4J/F81A1Q0I2TR0B4J.SMALL.jpg Laserbird This Instructable is to help with understanding the basics of 3D Printing and how to troubleshoot the most common problems with FDM 3D printers. These images were taken from a slideshow that I created to help people with 3D printing.What is a 3D Printer?• A robot that can make 3D objects from electr...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:10:45 PST
Flexible Glowing Snowman Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Snowman-Ornament/
Flexible Glowing Snowman Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/Q8G7/I2HGX2XR/F0BQ8G7I2HGX2XR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/Q8G7/I2HGX2XR/F0BQ8G7I2HGX2XR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/Q8G7/I2HGX2XR/F0BQ8G7I2HGX2XR.SMALL.jpg mparker07 In this instructable I'll teach you how to model a snowman ornament for 3D printing in flexible filament that can be lit up with Christmas lights for the holidays. This ornament can also double as a squishy toy or as a chew toy for your pet! Here's what you'll need 3D modeling program. I'm using ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:50:14 PST
Countdown to Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Countdown-to-Christmas-Ornament/
Countdown to Christmas Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/64PG/I2F21FFN/FF364PGI2F21FFN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/64PG/I2F21FFN/FF364PGI2F21FFN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/64PG/I2F21FFN/FF364PGI2F21FFN.SMALL.jpg edwardbcVT Countdown the last 25 days before Christmas with this ornament. Turn Santa's sleigh to spin the planetary gear system, in turn spinning the snowflakes.This ornament is meant to be printed on a high end FDM printer with soluble support or an SLS printer. Our prototype was printed with a Stratasys Dim...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:41:20 PST
1960s Camaro Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/1960s-Camaro-Ornament/
1960s Camaro Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/VSRH/I2BYGYO0/FBPVSRHI2BYGYO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/VSRH/I2BYGYO0/FBPVSRHI2BYGYO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/VSRH/I2BYGYO0/FBPVSRHI2BYGYO0.SMALL.gif notanimposter (The second image is an animation. Give it a few seconds to load in and then click it to play.)This is my entry for the 3D printed ornament contest. I'm a high school engineering student with a bit of prior experience in 3D modeling.I wanted to make something American, but I couldn't think of anythi...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:51:11 PST
Idaho, first chair lift ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Idaho-first-chair-lift-ornament/
Idaho, first chair lift ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/6IO2/I26MYFJV/FUV6IO2I26MYFJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/6IO2/I26MYFJV/FUV6IO2I26MYFJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/6IO2/I26MYFJV/FUV6IO2I26MYFJV.SMALL.jpg BSUlibrarian Albertsons Library at Boise State University (ID) is supporting a maker movement on campus. We recently acquired a RepRap 3D printer, and saw the 2014 3D Printed Ornament Challenge as a good reason to jump into learning 3D design. Being new to 3D design, the team decided to use Tinkercad, as it is f...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 13:48:46 PST
Create a 3D Printed QR Code (using Blender) http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-3D-Printed-QR-Code-in-Blender/
Create a 3D Printed QR Code (using Blender) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/PL1X/I1TQ82FM/FPNPL1XI1TQ82FM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/PL1X/I1TQ82FM/FPNPL1XI1TQ82FM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/PL1X/I1TQ82FM/FPNPL1XI1TQ82FM.SMALL.jpg danleow Showing you how to 3D print QR Code from an image. The most important part is converting the QR code image (SVG) to 3D print format (STL) in Blender. If you have other ways please share with me.I made a video version (above) same as the following instructions.There are 3 steps:1. Generate your QR co...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:35:20 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...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:11:31 PDT