Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 24 Feb 2018 16:37:27 PST BLOX v1.01 Single Cylinder Air Engine, Experimental http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Cylinder-Air-Engine-Experimental/
Single Cylinder Air Engine, Experimental - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/H247/J7S1M117/FTQH247J7S1M117.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/H247/J7S1M117/FTQH247J7S1M117.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/H247/J7S1M117/FTQH247J7S1M117.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt A few months ago (June, 2017) I posted a video on my YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/popzct0214/videos) of Single Cylinder Air Engine, Experimental. After experiencing more than a few propeller strikes on my fingers, I put in on the shelf and decided not to publish it. Since then, I've...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:27:30 PDT
3D Printed Smart Phone Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Phone-Amplifier/
3D Printed Smart Phone Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/1P3T/IXUQ1QA4/F661P3TIXUQ1QA4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/1P3T/IXUQ1QA4/F661P3TIXUQ1QA4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/1P3T/IXUQ1QA4/F661P3TIXUQ1QA4.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This project is a great way to learn Tinkercad. I'll show you how to scale, rotate, move, create holes, group, and prepare a model for 3D printing.You'll make a stand with a tube that will make the sound coming from your phone's speaker bounce off of it and direct it outward, all without any electro...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:24:21 PST
Building a Cheap 3d Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Cheap-3d-Printer/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 09:18:27 PDT
3D Printed Ultimate Biplane 10-300S (RC Plane) http://www.instructables.com/id/Biplane-10-300S/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 08:37:47 PDT
BB8 Droid - Arduino | Remote Controlled | 3D Printed http://www.instructables.com/id/BB8-Droid-Arduino-Remote-Controlled-3D-Printed/
BB8 Droid - Arduino | Remote Controlled | 3D Printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ER3G/JDKKDTGC/FU9ER3GJDKKDTGC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ER3G/JDKKDTGC/FU9ER3GJDKKDTGC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/ER3G/JDKKDTGC/FU9ER3GJDKKDTGC.SMALL.jpg DIY Machines I was long impressed by BB8 and how it moves. When I then learnt that they made various working models for the film I set about figuring out how to build my own. After a lot of trial and error, misprints and expletives I settled on this design.This is an easy to build Disney Star Wars BB8 inspired r...
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:51:48 PST
Froggy: The 3D printed ball-jointed frog doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Froggy-The-3D-printed-ball-jointed-frog-doll/
Froggy: The 3D printed ball-jointed frog doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/AKA1/ICM6YLIO/FINAKA1ICM6YLIO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/AKA1/ICM6YLIO/FINAKA1ICM6YLIO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/AKA1/ICM6YLIO/FINAKA1ICM6YLIO.SMALL.jpg Loubie3D This is Froggy - my first ball-jointed doll!Unlike my other models, some parts of this frog doll require the use of supports and a brim. He is strung together with two types of elasticated cord and some parts require gluing. Stringing allows him to hold a wide range of poses.Froggy can be downloaded...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:10:32 PDT
How to Make a Metal Key With a 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Metal-Key-With-a-3D-Printer/
How to Make a Metal Key With a 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/WII5/IXUQ5RA4/FLQWII5IXUQ5RA4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/WII5/IXUQ5RA4/FLQWII5IXUQ5RA4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/WII5/IXUQ5RA4/FLQWII5IXUQ5RA4.SMALL.jpg Proto G Have you ever wondered if it was possible to 3D Print a functional key? Well, it is and I can assure you that it works just fine. I would not use it as a main key, but it is great to print a few spare keys to your room, office or house. Save your key on a usb stick or cloud drive and print it anywhe...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:44:06 PST
Add a Cooling Fan to your Rep-Rap (Sanguinololu) http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-Cooling-Fan-to-your-Rep-Rap-Sanguinololu/
Add a Cooling Fan to your Rep-Rap (Sanguinololu) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/GFPA/HC9MG0UB/F62GFPAHC9MG0UB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/GFPA/HC9MG0UB/F62GFPAHC9MG0UB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/GFPA/HC9MG0UB/F62GFPAHC9MG0UB.SMALL.jpg jackricci For my first instructable, I thought I would share how I added a fan to the Prusa Mendel we built at my school, since I had trouble finding precise instructions on how to do so. The main reason for mounting a fan on your X-Carriage is to assist in Rep-Rap bridging functions by cooling the extruded p...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 18:23:17 PST
QR Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/QR-Coasters/
QR Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6X6L/JDAK9LWR/F5V6X6LJDAK9LWR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6X6L/JDAK9LWR/F5V6X6LJDAK9LWR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6X6L/JDAK9LWR/F5V6X6LJDAK9LWR.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus These clever QR code coasters give out my home WiFi information for an automatic login, perfect for any party I have an giving people access without them having to ask. All they have to do is scan the code with their phones and they are automatically logged into my WiFi.QR codes (quick-read codes) a...
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Mon, 5 Feb 2018 11:37:07 PST
Make your own 3D Printing Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-3D-Printing-Pen/
Make your own 3D Printing Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/IQQE/IMWBEBQH/FY8IQQEIMWBEBQH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/IQQE/IMWBEBQH/FY8IQQEIMWBEBQH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/IQQE/IMWBEBQH/FY8IQQEIMWBEBQH.SMALL.jpg aru12295 You may have seen 3D Printing Pens (such as the 3doodler), and always wanted one. But those pens come with a hefty price tag. So, why not make ourselves one for cheap!This project is very simple and all it requires are some household tools and items. It provides hours of entertainment, and produces ...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 09:31:05 PDT
3D Printing Guide - Surface Finishes and Print Accuracy http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Guide-Surface-Finishes-and-Print-Accur/
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Fri, 2 Feb 2018 07:37:49 PST
2016 Suzuki GSX-RR 1:8 Racing RC MotoGP http://www.instructables.com/id/2016-Suzuki-GSX-RR-18-Racing-RC-MotoGP/
2016 Suzuki GSX-RR 1:8 Racing RC MotoGP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/JIFD/J2AWT7EE/FFAJIFDJ2AWT7EE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/JIFD/J2AWT7EE/FFAJIFDJ2AWT7EE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/JIFD/J2AWT7EE/FFAJIFDJ2AWT7EE.SMALL.jpg brettt3 This is a brand new motorcycle. It builds upon the knowledge gained with my previous bikes, but where those were a proof of concept, this is the final product. This 1/8 size Racing Motorcycle is far more advanced and has been completely redesigned with knowledge gained from actual RC motorcycle desi...
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Sun, 7 May 2017 23:40:16 PDT
Thread ID Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Thread-ID-Tool/
Thread ID Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/8LNH/JDAKD869/FYX8LNHJDAKD869.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/8LNH/JDAKD869/FYX8LNHJDAKD869.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/8LNH/JDAKD869/FYX8LNHJDAKD869.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON I know, I know, you can buy these. I wanted to make my own thread ID tool with all the nuts and screws I most commonly use for projects. This one has metric and imperial with rulers on each side so I can measure length as well. Tools + Materials Fusion 3603D PrinterI use a Creality CR-10. It's th...
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Tue, 6 Feb 2018 11:43:31 PST
Magnetic Apron Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Apron-Tie/
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:00:27 PST
Turn your 3D printer into a plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-3D-Printer-Into-a-Plotter/
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 09:16:05 PST
Design, Model, and 3D Print an Optical Illusion Name Plate Using AUTODESK Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Model-and-3D-Print-an-Optical-Illusion-Name/
Design, Model, and 3D Print an Optical Illusion Name Plate Using AUTODESK Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/8QSJ/IP45GDB5/FQD8QSJIP45GDB5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/8QSJ/IP45GDB5/FQD8QSJIP45GDB5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/8QSJ/IP45GDB5/FQD8QSJIP45GDB5.SMALL.jpg BrutalEngineer Welcome! In this Instructable I will show you how to model and 3D print an optical illusion name plate! The name plate shows a single phrase when you look at it head on, but when you view the plate from the side a new phrase appears while the other disappears!In this Instructable I provide step by ...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 16:43:13 PDT
Perfect (3d Printed) Hinge http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-3d-Printed-Hinge/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 15:37:43 PDT
Wanhao I3 Plus Bed Auto Leveling w/ Inductive Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Wanhao-I3-Plus-Bed-Auto-Leveling-W-Inductive-Senso/
Wanhao I3 Plus Bed Auto Leveling w/ Inductive Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/Z6CI/IVO4RQBW/FRZZ6CIIVO4RQBW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/Z6CI/IVO4RQBW/FRZZ6CIIVO4RQBW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/Z6CI/IVO4RQBW/FRZZ6CIIVO4RQBW.SMALL.jpg intr3ou * Disclaimer: This mod has you working with a high wattage power supply. If you damage yourself or your printer I am not responsible! *V1.0 Nov 29 2016Description: This mod will enable auto-bed leveling / tramming on your printer. The leveling only does single-plane best-fit offsets. It might not be...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 04:19:12 PST
Create Google Sketchup files that can be printed on a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Google-Sketchup-files-that-can-be-printed-o/
Create Google Sketchup files that can be printed on a 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/CTXS/H7S4RNDS/FZDCTXSH7S4RNDS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/CTXS/H7S4RNDS/FZDCTXSH7S4RNDS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/CTXS/H7S4RNDS/FZDCTXSH7S4RNDS.SMALL.jpg Hammock Boy Before I ever had access to, or knew what a 3D printer was I used sketchup for various reasons to build things, and while I know there are better programs to use to build 3D designs its simplicity mixed with my experience covered all of my possible 3D needs. Once I found out about 3D printers, thoug...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 13:36:37 PDT
Print Your Own Moon http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-Your-Own-Moon/
Print Your Own Moon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/XHYT/JCUULS1R/F0JXHYTJCUULS1R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/XHYT/JCUULS1R/F0JXHYTJCUULS1R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/XHYT/JCUULS1R/F0JXHYTJCUULS1R.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 This instructables show how to made a fully customizable 3D moon model from scratch. Why Self Make It? There are various 3D Moon you can found on the web. You can directly buy some on the web or you can download and 3D print the others.The finished products can break into 2 categories: Good Moo...
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Sat, 27 Jan 2018 07:20:10 PST
Adding more extruders to any 3d printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-More-Extruders-to-Any-3d-Printer/
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:07:01 PDT
Peppers holographic watch built in minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Peppers-Holographic-Watch-Built-in-Minutes/
Peppers holographic watch built in minutes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/MTZC/IO4JHMYJ/FXZMTZCIO4JHMYJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/MTZC/IO4JHMYJ/FXZMTZCIO4JHMYJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/MTZC/IO4JHMYJ/FXZMTZCIO4JHMYJ.SMALL.jpg MechanicalMashup Watching all the hologram smart phone builds like this one:http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-3D-Project...Had me thinking about making something similar but for my smart watch. This will only take you a few minutes with a 3D printer and a old CD case. I call it the P.E.P.P.E.R. watch attachmen...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 15:17:51 PDT
Build a Custom 3d Printed, Light-up Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Custom-3d-Printed-Light-up-Figure/
Build a Custom 3d Printed, Light-up Figure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/ZKW5/IESTTSPO/FEOZKW5IESTTSPO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/ZKW5/IESTTSPO/FEOZKW5IESTTSPO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/ZKW5/IESTTSPO/FEOZKW5IESTTSPO.SMALL.jpg jason.cuenco Tinkerplay is an awesome mobile app that lets you design articulated creatures and make them on a 3D printer. It's a lot of fun to use on iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile and pretty much guarantees excellent results. The special thing about Tinkerplay parts is that they are carefully designed to pri...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 14:41:14 PDT
RCServo Extruder - 96 Grams Direct Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/RCServo-Extruder-96-Grams-Direct-Drive/
RCServo Extruder - 96 Grams Direct Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/R511/J70QUH0N/FZAR511J70QUH0N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/R511/J70QUH0N/FZAR511J70QUH0N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/R511/J70QUH0N/FZAR511J70QUH0N.SMALL.jpg fkirita Update 10.25.2017I used this extruder every day since its installation. It worked smoothly. The longest print has been around for about 6 hours. I'm curious how long the brush engine will go. I noticed that a vibration at certain speeds appeared on the X axis. If I change the servomotor with a Nema ...
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Mon, 4 Sep 2017 06:09:05 PDT
Powerful Venturi Nozzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerful-Venturi-Nozzle/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 02:15:39 PDT
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/A1Q0/I2TR0B4J/F81A1Q0I2TR0B4J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/A1Q0/I2TR0B4J/F81A1Q0I2TR0B4J.SQUARE.jpg https://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
The Lum 3D Printer: Lower Frame and Conveyor Module for Infiniprinting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Loom-Printer-Infini-Printing-Assembly/
The Lum 3D Printer: Lower Frame and Conveyor Module for Infiniprinting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3J8E/IKBHSWEM/FCL3J8EIKBHSWEM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3J8E/IKBHSWEM/FCL3J8EIKBHSWEM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3J8E/IKBHSWEM/FCL3J8EIKBHSWEM.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian This is Part 2 of the Loom Printer assembly documentation. It will cover the fabrication and assembly of the machine frame and the conveyor module that allows for "infini-printing" objects of arbitrary length. Full CAD for the project can be downloaded here. Print the Build Belt The Loom Print...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:55:21 PST
Four Whistles Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-Whistles-Version-2/
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Sun, 16 Apr 2017 15:17:13 PDT
Clean 3d printer bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-3d-printer-bed/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:49:38 PDT
Dual 3D OctoPrint Server With Powerswitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-3D-OctoPrint-Server-With-Powerswitch/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:36:24 PST
Budget 3D Printer Fixes and Enhancements http://www.instructables.com/id/Budget-3D-Printer-Fixes-and-Enhancements/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 16:09:35 PDT
Mini Floodlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Floodlight/
Mini Floodlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/KO97/JC0U76AL/FZAKO97JC0U76AL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/KO97/JC0U76AL/FZAKO97JC0U76AL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/KO97/JC0U76AL/FZAKO97JC0U76AL.SMALL.jpg EammonL I bring you the Mini Floodlight, named after a friend who was half blinded by it. This project was inspired by the youtuber, DIY Perks, who made this insane version of the floodlight. Mine was done on the cheaper side with 3d printed parts holding everything together. Put together, the light looks l...
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Thu, 4 Jan 2018 19:52:09 PST
Augmented Reality Eyeglass With Thermal Vision: Build Your Own Low-cost Raspberry Pi EyeTap http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-Eyeglass-With-Thermal-Vision-Bui/
Augmented Reality Eyeglass With Thermal Vision: Build Your Own Low-cost Raspberry Pi EyeTap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/I75P/JC0UAG1Z/F2HI75PJC0UAG1Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/I75P/JC0UAG1Z/F2HI75PJC0UAG1Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/I75P/JC0UAG1Z/F2HI75PJC0UAG1Z.SMALL.gif SteveMann (The above metavision photograph accurately records the sightfield of the EyeTap Digital Eye Glass).Build your own low-cost open-source EyeTap eyeglass: the OpenEyeTap project. Recognize faces, overlay augmented reality content, etc., using the visible light camera, and, optionally, add also a therm...
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Fri, 5 Jan 2018 14:24:15 PST
Meshmixer: Scaling Models http://www.instructables.com/id/Meshmixer-Scaling-Models/
Meshmixer: Scaling Models - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/HW82/I5O9223S/F2AHW82I5O9223S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/HW82/I5O9223S/F2AHW82I5O9223S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/HW82/I5O9223S/F2AHW82I5O9223S.SMALL.jpg ppalin In this section of the user manual we'll walk you through scaling 3D models in Meshmixer.Meshmixer for Ember User ManualHow to Install Meshmixer for EmberHow to Import Models How to Scale ModelsHow to Layout modelsHow to Combine ModelsHow to Generate SupportsHow to Export for Ember Scale models: T...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:38:18 PST
Money Maker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Money-Maker-1/
Money Maker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/XSR9/JC6JZX0M/FHRXSR9JC6JZX0M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/XSR9/JC6JZX0M/FHRXSR9JC6JZX0M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/XSR9/JC6JZX0M/FHRXSR9JC6JZX0M.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt Money Maker is not really a money maker, it's a simple illusion that appears to convert a lower denomination bill (or blank paper) into a higher denomination bill. My first Money Maker came in a Magic Kit I received when I was young, and by using it I was able to impress my friends and family with ...
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Wed, 10 Jan 2018 09:32:24 PST
3D Printed Radio That Works!! Easy to Make http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Radio-That-Works-Easy-to-Make/
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Wed, 10 Jan 2018 06:15:15 PST
The Easy Way to Design Gears in Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Easy-Way-to-Design-Gears-in-Fusion-360/
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Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:03:05 PDT
3D Printer Home Brew - Kaliope MK1 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Home-Brew-Kaliope-MK1/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:43:09 PST
Cheap 3D Delta Printer Improvements http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-3D-Delta-Printer-Improvements/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 09:28:12 PDT
Arduino Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Box/
Arduino Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/IBDD/IPTJL9XB/FSOIBDDIPTJL9XB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/IBDD/IPTJL9XB/FSOIBDDIPTJL9XB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/IBDD/IPTJL9XB/FSOIBDDIPTJL9XB.SMALL.jpg Gugalu Objective:The objective of this project was to make a case for an Arduino (MEGA).This box need to open and close with a button and the other objective of this project was my developing 3D design. Design For the design of this arduino box I used the trinkerCAD The box Problems I went thro...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 06:26:44 PDT
CNC to 3D Printer Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-to-3D-Printer-Conversion/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:15:24 PDT
3D Scanning with Microsoft Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Scanning-with-Microsoft-Kinect/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:10:05 PDT
3D Printed Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Drone/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 05:20:50 PST
Under $50 Monoprice Select Mini to "Mega" http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-50-Monoprice-Select-Mini-to-Mega/
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 07:32:28 PDT
Materialize your favorite Wow/Lol character http://www.instructables.com/id/Materialize-your-favorite-WowLol-character/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:27:36 PDT
3D Printer "Filament Out" Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Filament-Out-Detector/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 20:32:50 PST
Cheap 3D scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-3D-Scanner/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 07:11:13 PST
101hero $99 3D Printer - an Upgrade Story http://www.instructables.com/id/101hero-a-99-3D-Printer-an-Upgrade-Story-to-Make-I/
101hero $99 3D Printer - an Upgrade Story - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/B2YW/J1QOWL0R/FOEB2YWJ1QOWL0R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/B2YW/J1QOWL0R/FOEB2YWJ1QOWL0R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/B2YW/J1QOWL0R/FOEB2YWJ1QOWL0R.SMALL.jpg tswaehn UPDATEIf you think this is a useful project, please vote for it. Thanks!IntroThe 101hero is a cheap 3D printer that sells for $99 over here. Most likely the cheapest 3D printer on the internet. Thats actually why and how I got my first 3D printer :)The official words101Hero PYLON 3D printer- Your Fi...
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Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:13:17 PDT
How to make a 3d Printed Cordless Drill Battery Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3d-Printed-Cordless-Drill-Battery-Ad/
How to make a 3d Printed Cordless Drill Battery Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/RO9R/H1AH6UAL/FSBRO9RH1AH6UAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/RO9R/H1AH6UAL/FSBRO9RH1AH6UAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/RO9R/H1AH6UAL/FSBRO9RH1AH6UAL.SMALL.jpg _mage_ One Sunday, as I was perusing the local trash and treasure market, I came across a box of old cordless tools. The guy mentioned the batteries "didn't hold much of a charge", an understatement if there ever was one as they were absolutely ratted.  It didn't worry me much as I figured I had 3 motors ...
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 06:25:42 PDT
Super Bright RGB LED Bike Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bright-RGB-LED-Bike-Wheels/
Super Bright RGB LED Bike Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/M76L/J1V7XVVU/F7DM76LJ1V7XVVU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/M76L/J1V7XVVU/F7DM76LJ1V7XVVU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/M76L/J1V7XVVU/F7DM76LJ1V7XVVU.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus Why settle for just a few lights on your bike when you can load up your wheels with over 200 RGB LED lights! This is LED oversaturation and ridiculously impractical, but it sure is bright and colorful so why not?For this project you'll need access to a 3D printer, but the pieces are tiny and any pri...
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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:40:17 PDT