Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:35:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 + Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/-Shelf/
+ Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/KWNQ/IDFW85FB/FMBKWNQIDFW85FB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/KWNQ/IDFW85FB/FMBKWNQIDFW85FB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/KWNQ/IDFW85FB/FMBKWNQIDFW85FB.SMALL.jpg shurly This project is a prototype for a modular shelving system that uses simple boxes and connectors to create infinite sizes and configurations.The primary goal was to design a system that anyone could adapt to suit their own space and stuff. The secondary goal was to test whether minimal 3d-printed joi...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 10:46:31 PDT
Pencil Puzzler Revisited http://www.instructables.com/id/Pencil-Puzzler-Revisited/
Pencil Puzzler Revisited - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RXEU/J0COQPU1/F8KRXEUJ0COQPU1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RXEU/J0COQPU1/F8KRXEUJ0COQPU1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/RXEU/J0COQPU1/F8KRXEUJ0COQPU1.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt Spoiler Alert! If you do not wish to know how this "magic trick" works, do not proceed (but I hope you do)!I designed Pencil Puzzler a few years back as a 3D printable version of an old magic trick. I've seen this style of magic trick using rope, pencils and even nails, but they all operate in the...
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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:31:26 PDT
3D-Printed Electric Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electric-Longboard/
3D-Printed Electric Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/HSDT/J0IEAOZ3/FHNHSDTJ0IEAOZ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/HSDT/J0IEAOZ3/FHNHSDTJ0IEAOZ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/HSDT/J0IEAOZ3/FHNHSDTJ0IEAOZ3.SMALL.jpg YL5 This is an Instructable on how to build an electric longboard/skateboard out of 3D-printed components as well as off-the-shelf RC components & open source software/hardware.The drivetrain (motor mount and idler system) is fully 3D-printed and uses various screws, bearings, nuts and bolts to ensure t...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 18:32:01 PDT
DIY 3D Printer Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printer-Enclosure/
DIY 3D Printer Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UX6L/IPMUK022/FHVUX6LIPMUK022.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UX6L/IPMUK022/FHVUX6LIPMUK022.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UX6L/IPMUK022/FHVUX6LIPMUK022.SMALL.jpg arron_mollet22 I have been the proud owner of a RepRap 3D printer for a few years now, and while its been extremely handy for rapid prototyping I figured it was about time for some upgrades. First thing on my mind was to build an enclosure for the Velleman K8200 model I had been using. There are definitely a numbe...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:56:49 PDT
Make a Pocket Hole Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pocket-Hole-Jig/
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 09:56:00 PDT
3d printing pen http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-3d-printer-pen/
3d printing pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7XQW/I66CVV47/F6X7XQWI66CVV47.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7XQW/I66CVV47/F6X7XQWI66CVV47.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7XQW/I66CVV47/F6X7XQWI66CVV47.SMALL.jpg zepherocity hello I'm 14 and ever since I saw the 3 d printer pen i thought "i need to find a way to make this work but everyone can do" WARNING: only use ABS Thermoplastic 3d printing film any size worksanother note, this is just the piece to the puzzle my family cant afford to buy abs thermoplastic so this is...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 18:01:44 PST
Giant Knob Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Knob-Lamp/
Giant Knob Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/YXGL/J08EEHBZ/FK1YXGLJ08EEHBZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/YXGL/J08EEHBZ/FK1YXGLJ08EEHBZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/YXGL/J08EEHBZ/FK1YXGLJ08EEHBZ.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This is a 3D printed LED lamp project that looks like a giant knob. Turn it, and watch it glow from the inside. This instructable is meant to be a companion to the webinar series I'll be hosting starting March 15. Design Now: Hour of Making in Motion will focus on mechanical assemblies and integrat...
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:39:39 PDT
Using the Ruler Tool in Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-Ruler-Tool-in-Tinkercad/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:36:47 PDT
Upgrading your RAMPS With High Power Components http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-Your-RAMPS-With-High-Power-Components/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 14:23:40 PDT
3D Printer Enclosure with Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-With-Lights/
3D Printer Enclosure with Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/9KLJ/IYOQL0V8/FHR9KLJIYOQL0V8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/9KLJ/IYOQL0V8/FHR9KLJIYOQL0V8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/9KLJ/IYOQL0V8/FHR9KLJIYOQL0V8.SMALL.jpg TheCarmichaelWorkshop I made an enclosure for my Prusa i3 RepRap 3D Printer to protect it from sawdust in my woodworking shop. Watch my video of the project and follow these steps to make one for your 3D printer. The overall size is 19.5" wide x 22" tall x 23" deep; however, you may need to adjust the size to fit your ...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 13:28:09 PST
Streamlined 3D Printed Prosthetic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Streamlined-3D-Printed-Prosthetic-Hand/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 04:30:51 PST
Improving a MakerBot Clone (Wanhao Duplicator 4S) http://www.instructables.com/id/Improving-a-MakerBot-Clone-Wanhao-Duplicator-4S/
Improving a MakerBot Clone (Wanhao Duplicator 4S) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ALKX/I8PQYRIX/FO1ALKXI8PQYRIX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ALKX/I8PQYRIX/FO1ALKXI8PQYRIX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ALKX/I8PQYRIX/FO1ALKXI8PQYRIX.SMALL.jpg WisarUK My first 3D printer was a Prusa I3 that I built from a kit at the beginning of last year. It got a lot of use but ultimately I wanted something that would be able to print ABS easily, would be more rigid and therefore more accurate than the Prusa I3, and maybe even a little quieter. Oh yeah, and ...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 07:56:36 PDT
Single Cylinder Air Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Cylinder-Air-Engine/
Single Cylinder Air Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/W675/IZYGA9W3/FIWW675IZYGA9W3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/W675/IZYGA9W3/FIWW675IZYGA9W3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/W675/IZYGA9W3/FIWW675IZYGA9W3.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt Before starting with this Instructable, I would like to express my sincere thanks to Instructables for featuring Single Cylinder Air Engine. I am indeed honored and humbled, again, many thanks.Single Cylinder Air Engine runs on compressed air, a vacuum cleaner, a balloon, or even lung power. I've i...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 13:27:30 PST
Syringe Extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Syringe-Extruder/
Syringe Extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/YTTT/IGZGVHMY/FSSYTTTIGZGVHMY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/YTTT/IGZGVHMY/FSSYTTTIGZGVHMY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/YTTT/IGZGVHMY/FSSYTTTIGZGVHMY.SMALL.jpg Ofer Levinger 3D print your own syringe paste extruder.parts are modeled for FDM printing without supports.I checked it with chocolate, clay, metal clay, and white glue. Parts BOM:1x Syringe 20ml1x Stepper motor NEMA172x Linear bearing LM8UU2x 8mm stainless steel rod, length: 173mm 1x Thread rod M8, length: le...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 09:05:09 PST
Anet A8 (Prusa I3) Auto Leveling Using NPN NC Proximity Sensor and Skynet3D V2 Firmware http://www.instructables.com/id/Anet-A8-Prusa-I3-Auto-Leveling-Using-NPN-NC-Proxim/
Anet A8 (Prusa I3) Auto Leveling Using NPN NC Proximity Sensor and Skynet3D V2 Firmware - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/PZKA/IXLA53VR/FREPZKAIXLA53VR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/PZKA/IXLA53VR/FREPZKAIXLA53VR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/PZKA/IXLA53VR/FREPZKAIXLA53VR.SMALL.jpg Kev_MTL Manually leveling the bed is getting annoying after some time. Most people will want to add auto leveling for this reason and also to gain more precision when printing larger parts. The surface of the bed can change when heated... You will need very few material for this :the proximity sensor: 4mm ...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 06:36:23 PST
Dragon knocker 3d printed - Iron Imitacion http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Knocker-3d-Printed-Iron-Imitacion/
Dragon knocker 3d printed - Iron Imitacion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/4JRG/IMQJFQQD/FV24JRGIMQJFQQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/4JRG/IMQJFQQD/FV24JRGIMQJFQQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/4JRG/IMQJFQQD/FV24JRGIMQJFQQD.SMALL.jpg SoniaVerdu Build a dragon knocker with a metallic finish. Everyone will want to knock on your door! 3d printing - Dragon Knocker- Imitation iron / Materials Materials: 3d model DragonPliers Sandpapers Protective gloves and mask Resin XTC - 3D Iron powder (and you can use a sieve to help) 3 gla...
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 03:59:43 PDT
Make Your 3D Printer Draw Things http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-3D-Printer-Draw-Things/
Make Your 3D Printer Draw Things - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/2VQ5/I8766DX2/F3M2VQ5I8766DX2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/2VQ5/I8766DX2/F3M2VQ5I8766DX2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/2VQ5/I8766DX2/F3M2VQ5I8766DX2.SMALL.jpg Luke Rodley Hey, my name is Luke Rodley and I'm 13 years old.In this Instructable, I will show you how to make your 3D printer draw nearly any image you want it to just by downloading some free, easy to use software. Once your 3D printer finally has the ability to draw any image you want it to, the possibilitie...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 18:17:57 PDT
How to Design a Fidget Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-a-Fidget-Spinner/
How to Design a Fidget Spinner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VFGD/IZQA539W/FUMVFGDIZQA539W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VFGD/IZQA539W/FUMVFGDIZQA539W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/VFGD/IZQA539W/FUMVFGDIZQA539W.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON There's no shortage of fidget spinners on the internet, but here's an instructable to show you how to design your own in Fusion 360. I'll be leading 3 new webinar classes related to this, and two new projects that I'll be posting soon. In these webinars, you will learn more Fusion 360 features like ...
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 07:31:53 PST
A Practical Guide to FDM 3D Printing Gears http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Practical-Guide-to-FDM-3D-Printing-Gears/
A Practical Guide to FDM 3D Printing Gears - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/EAH7/IY4QKTJ4/FQFEAH7IY4QKTJ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/EAH7/IY4QKTJ4/FQFEAH7IY4QKTJ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/EAH7/IY4QKTJ4/FQFEAH7IY4QKTJ4.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike This past Christmas season I put my printer to good use making unique presents for my family. Everyone with a workshop or a garage got a custom geared light switch cover.Designing this toy definitely took a few tries to get the desired effect. While doing so I researched and collected notes on perfe...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:14:38 PST
Improved Optical End-Stop http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Optical-End-Stop/
Improved Optical End-Stop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/M8PQ/H742FCSO/FW7M8PQH742FCSO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/M8PQ/H742FCSO/FW7M8PQH742FCSO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/M8PQ/H742FCSO/FW7M8PQH742FCSO.SMALL.jpg Jason-B I am in the process of building a Rep Rap Prusa 3D printer, and I have this habit of trying to re-invent the wheel. I started researching electronics and really disliked everything I found, I had originally ordered some gen 2.1 Opto boards, which I decided were too large for the printed clamps. Af...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:07:12 PDT
Spring heel shoes - 3D print http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-Heel-Shoes-3d-Print/
Spring heel shoes - 3D print - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/X0N6/IZ6CNWJR/F9GX0N6IZ6CNWJR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/X0N6/IZ6CNWJR/F9GX0N6IZ6CNWJR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/X0N6/IZ6CNWJR/F9GX0N6IZ6CNWJR.SMALL.jpg neta soreq These shoes are called ‘Energetic pass', they are designed with a spring heel which has a mechanism which acts as a shock absorber, and gives the wearer a new walking experience (you can see it in the video in the end). Actually, the only way to make this structure is by 3D printing.In this instruct...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:36:08 PST
How to finish 3D printed PLA objects http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Finish-3D-Printed-PLA-Objects/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 21:11:23 PDT
Tinkercad Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkercad-Tutorial/
Tinkercad Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/1JHH/HV64DBRV/FIH1JHHHV64DBRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/1JHH/HV64DBRV/FIH1JHHHV64DBRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/1JHH/HV64DBRV/FIH1JHHHV64DBRV.SMALL.jpg eyashnyk This quick tutorial will show you how to design a 3D-printable house using Tinkercad in just 9 easy steps! Step 1: Create Account Tinkercad is a simple, intuitive, and FREE website available to easily design models for 3D printing. The first thing you will want to do on Tinkercad is create a user...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 23:41:20 PDT
Getting Started with Autodesk Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-Autodesk-Fusion-360-361/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 23:00:24 PST
Wiring your Z stepper Motors in Series http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-Your-Z-Stepper-Motors-in-Series/
Wiring your Z stepper Motors in Series - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/JL9B/IKRNG2YJ/FFEJL9BIKRNG2YJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/JL9B/IKRNG2YJ/FFEJL9BIKRNG2YJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/JL9B/IKRNG2YJ/FFEJL9BIKRNG2YJ.SMALL.jpg AddictiveMfg This instructable is meant for owners of RepRap and other 3d Printers which use 2 stepper motors for the Z axis, as commonly seen in the Prusa or Mendel styles of printers, among many others.The default configuration for most controller electronics such as RAMPS is to have the motors connected in pa...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 18:46:29 PST
3D Printed Digital Night Vision (The OpenScope) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Digital-Night-Vision-The-OpenScope/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:41:28 PST
how to printer with dual extruders http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-printer-with-dual-extruders/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 00:20:47 PDT
Quick Start Guide: Printing with a Makerbot Rep 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Start-Guide-Printing-with-a-Makerbot/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:00:30 PDT
Building a Prusa i3 3D Printer - revisited http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Prusa-I3-3D-Printer-Revisited/
Building a Prusa i3 3D Printer - revisited - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/W1N9/IX0PS84A/F1IW1N9IX0PS84A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/W1N9/IX0PS84A/F1IW1N9IX0PS84A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/W1N9/IX0PS84A/F1IW1N9IX0PS84A.SMALL.jpg SteveRoy It's been nearly 2 years since I first published my Instructable "Building a Prusa i3 3D Printer" so I thought it was time to do an updated version. Since that first build my friend Kevin and myself have built a printer each and also one for our local Hackspace.After we finished the original i3 bui...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 15:02:30 PST
Universal stand-alone filament spool holder (Fully 3D-printable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-stand-alone-filament-spool-holder-Fully-/
Universal stand-alone filament spool holder (Fully 3D-printable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/YVYD/I1K3RWV5/FOIYVYDI1K3RWV5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/YVYD/I1K3RWV5/FOIYVYDI1K3RWV5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/YVYD/I1K3RWV5/FOIYVYDI1K3RWV5.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools This holder for 3D-print filament spools is designed to be fully 3D-printed with no need for extra fasteners or glue. All parts can be 3D-printed on most 3D printers with build volume of 150 x 150 x 113 mm or larger. The spindle rotates on its own small roller wheels which fit into a circular track ...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:51:01 PDT
How To Control a 3D Printer with a Phone via DIY AstroBox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Control-a-3D-Printer-with-a-Phone-via-DIY-A/
How To Control a 3D Printer with a Phone via DIY AstroBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/V6O4/IEA9FK8L/FFNV6O4IEA9FK8L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/V6O4/IEA9FK8L/FFNV6O4IEA9FK8L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/V6O4/IEA9FK8L/FFNV6O4IEA9FK8L.SMALL.jpg Toglefritz This Instructable will show you how to set up a Raspberry Pi-based print server so you can control and monitor your 3D printer remotely (including remote slicing) from a phone, tablet, or computer. Wireless PrintingOf course, the main purpose of this Instructable is to show you how to build a print...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 16:01:40 PDT
Articulated Figure 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulated-Figure-3D-Print/
Articulated Figure 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/1QG9/HV3FI4ZL/FMO1QG9HV3FI4ZL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/1QG9/HV3FI4ZL/FMO1QG9HV3FI4ZL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/1QG9/HV3FI4ZL/FMO1QG9HV3FI4ZL.SMALL.jpg BLOCKULAR This tutorial will show you how to make an articulated figure for 3D printing using a combination of Blender and Tinkercad.The first step in making an articulated figure for 3D printing is to figure out what range of motion you are trying to get out of the figure. For the figure in this tutorial, y...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 03:29:51 PDT
Bokeh kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bokeh-Kit/
Bokeh kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/ZB9M/IY4QLN1Z/F1XZB9MIY4QLN1Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/ZB9M/IY4QLN1Z/F1XZB9MIY4QLN1Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/ZB9M/IY4QLN1Z/F1XZB9MIY4QLN1Z.SMALL.jpg thexadow "In photography, bokeh is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in the out-of-focus parts of an image produced by a lens. Bokeh has been defined as "the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light". Differences in lens aberrations and aperture shape cause some lens designs to blur the ima...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:16:22 PST
A 3D Printed Quadruped Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/A-3D-Printed-Quadruped-Robot/
A 3D Printed Quadruped Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AOIG/IYAFYK2G/FCMAOIGIYAFYK2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AOIG/IYAFYK2G/FCMAOIGIYAFYK2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AOIG/IYAFYK2G/FCMAOIGIYAFYK2G.SMALL.jpg Toglefritz This Instructable will show you how to build a quadruped robot from scratch using 3D printed parts and off-the-shelf electronic components.Robot DesignA quadruped robot is a robot with four legs. There are any number of ways a four-legged robot can be designed. The robot we will be building in this ...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:49:22 PST
3D models of gears for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-models-of-gears-for-3D-printing/
3D models of gears for 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/4H4Y/I1NVBAZP/F7B4H4YI1NVBAZP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/4H4Y/I1NVBAZP/F7B4H4YI1NVBAZP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/4H4Y/I1NVBAZP/F7B4H4YI1NVBAZP.SMALL.jpg revrekad 3D models for gears can be created different ways - each way has pros and cons Calculate parameters for gears manually - diameters of gear wheels, angles of teeth, etc. Create a 3D model in CAD software. Print models, test, correct, repeat... Measure existing gears and use these parameters to c...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:24:25 PDT
DICE - a tiny, rigid and superfast 3D-printer http://www.instructables.com/id/DICE-a-Tiny-Rigid-and-Superfast-3D-printer/
DICE - a tiny, rigid and superfast 3D-printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/4U1V/INKJLPO6/FPM4U1VINKJLPO6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/4U1V/INKJLPO6/FPM4U1VINKJLPO6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/4U1V/INKJLPO6/FPM4U1VINKJLPO6.SMALL.jpg purehektik Hello! My name is René, I am a 34 year old german electrical engineer and this is my very first instructable. In my spare time, I love to tinker with 3D-printers. In the last years I did build 3 different 3D-printer on my own, each (subjectively :D ) better than it's predecessor. Now, for my fourth ...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:59:39 PDT
E-drum with small 3D printer and thick paper http://www.instructables.com/id/E-drum-With-Small-3D-Printer-and-Thick-Paper/
E-drum with small 3D printer and thick paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/9DCA/IXQG0RGL/FPY9DCAIXQG0RGL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/9DCA/IXQG0RGL/FPY9DCAIXQG0RGL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/9DCA/IXQG0RGL/FPY9DCAIXQG0RGL.SMALL.jpg Ryo Kosaka This is prototype of 8 inch pad for e-drum.It is made from multiple parts. I did not want to make drums with conspicuous bolts to connect the parts. Therefore, as much as possible, the joint part was made inconspicuous and designed to look like one part. Why? That's because it is cool.I do not know ...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:37:57 PST
Printable Foldable Quadcopter, DJI Mavic Clone Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Printable-Foldable-Quadcopter-DJI-Mavic-Clone-Fram/
Printable Foldable Quadcopter, DJI Mavic Clone Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/TFR9/IY0FX86F/FZ8TFR9IY0FX86F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/TFR9/IY0FX86F/FZ8TFR9IY0FX86F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/TFR9/IY0FX86F/FZ8TFR9IY0FX86F.SMALL.jpg MusaW Inspired by DJI Mavic, i create printable fordable quadcopter 3D model...using spring mechanism for locking front and back arm into the place...feel free to download, mix it or add anything on it to make it better...PS: for the gimbal is still beta testing.... (instructables for gimbal will follow s...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:55:34 PST
What in the World is 3D Printing? http://www.instructables.com/id/What-in-the-World-is-3D-Printing/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:48:19 PDT
Da Vinci Junior (Jr) Firmware Downgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Da-Vinci-Junior-Jr-Firmware-Downgrade/
Da Vinci Junior (Jr) Firmware Downgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/KA9E/IOIQNMYE/FDUKA9EIOIQNMYE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/KA9E/IOIQNMYE/FDUKA9EIOIQNMYE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/KA9E/IOIQNMYE/FDUKA9EIOIQNMYE.SMALL.jpg greatone76 This process will let you load firmware on the XYZ Da Vinci Jr Printer. The Step are for Windows. Step 13 has a method for changing firmware on a Mac. Checking Your Printer Firmware Version On the printer display at the home screen. Scroll down to the "INFO" options and press the OK button. ...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:02:03 PDT
Easy 3D Scanning for 3D Printing Mac & PC At Techshop or Online with Xbox Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-3D-Scanning-for-3D-Printing-Mac-PC-At-Techsho/
Easy 3D Scanning for 3D Printing Mac & PC At Techshop or Online with Xbox Kinect - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/D0WI/HMEXX046/FH7D0WIHMEXX046.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/D0WI/HMEXX046/FH7D0WIHMEXX046.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/D0WI/HMEXX046/FH7D0WIHMEXX046.SMALL.jpg cornelius3 Made At TechShop. Do you have an Xbox kinect laying around?  Well get ready because today's your lucky 3D printing Day! Goal: To Make a 3D scan of a person for easy printing at Techshop.   I am going to demonstrate using a free version of Skanect and the Pro Version.  With the pro version you will...
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 17:15:01 PDT
EV3Dprinter: LEGO MINDSTORMS 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/EV3Dprinter/
EV3Dprinter: LEGO MINDSTORMS 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OWUT/IFISGIHG/F4SOWUTIFISGIHG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OWUT/IFISGIHG/F4SOWUTIFISGIHG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OWUT/IFISGIHG/F4SOWUTIFISGIHG.SMALL.jpg bazmarc A simple 3D printer made from LEGO Technic parts and MINDSTORMS EV3 motors and touch sensors combined with a low cost 3D pen. Follow me as I share many pictures, EV3 program and videos in hope to inspire you to make or recreate a similar MINDSTORMS 3D printer. A bit of history:Ever since i backed up...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 22:56:49 PDT
DIY Electric Skateboard (high power version) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Electric-Skateboard/
DIY Electric Skateboard (high power version) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/5SBR/IPY0U1QZ/FQI5SBRIPY0U1QZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/5SBR/IPY0U1QZ/FQI5SBRIPY0U1QZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/5SBR/IPY0U1QZ/FQI5SBRIPY0U1QZ.SMALL.jpg AlmusYang NOTE: SAFETY IS OUR NUMBER ONE PRIORITY.A lot of people have caught on to the concept of an electric skateboard.Electric skateboard is great transportation, it's light weight and you can pick it up and carry it (weighs only 10 pound), you can charge the battery and ride more than 10 miles.This elect...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 03:20:38 PDT
3D Print a Programmable Musical Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Programmable-Musical-Instrument/
3D Print a Programmable Musical Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/69K9/IX6G2DNJ/F0069K9IX6G2DNJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/69K9/IX6G2DNJ/F0069K9IX6G2DNJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/69K9/IX6G2DNJ/F0069K9IX6G2DNJ.SMALL.jpg TINGYU QU This Instructable is for you to build a 3D-printed programmable musical instrument. I was inspired by the beautiful sound from a real music box so I designed, printed and assembled a 1:1 model.This is an interesting project for us to apply mechanical engineering ideas to create a music box. I design...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:36:41 PST
3D Printing from MRI data in 5 steps http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-from-MRI-data-in-5-steps/
3D Printing from MRI data in 5 steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/QSP0/I8PQX0BF/FURQSP0I8PQX0BF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/QSP0/I8PQX0BF/FURQSP0I8PQX0BF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/QSP0/I8PQX0BF/FURQSP0I8PQX0BF.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Objective: Take MRI data (brain, heart, bone, etc.) and 3D print it.Software Needed (free): OsiriX (Mac only), Invesalius, 3D Slicer, Seg3D, or ImageVis3D - To get the MRI data into a modeMeshlab, Netfabb, or MeshMixer- To fix the Model so that it can printTo learn how to master 3D Printing see more...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:16:58 PDT
DIY Full Color Mixing 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Color-Mixing-3D-Printer/
DIY Full Color Mixing 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DM43/IKH5ELUC/FP4DM43IKH5ELUC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DM43/IKH5ELUC/FP4DM43IKH5ELUC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DM43/IKH5ELUC/FP4DM43IKH5ELUC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This Instructables is going to be a work in progress... It's not going to be completed yet, but I wanted to get it started now and I'll work on it over the next couple of weeks to make it a comprehensive Instructable... Here's a video I made explaining the set-up and how it all works. I'll make a be...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 18:56:58 PST
RooBee One - SLA DLP Aluminum Frame 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/RooBee-One-SLA-DLP-Aluminum-Frame-3D-Printer/
RooBee One - SLA DLP Aluminum Frame 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/UDWJ/IWE4LDAP/FP6UDWJIWE4LDAP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/UDWJ/IWE4LDAP/FP6UDWJIWE4LDAP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/UDWJ/IWE4LDAP/FP6UDWJIWE4LDAP.SMALL.jpg aldricnegrier Roobee One is an SLA DLP 3D printer inspired on the Cristelia - SLA/LCD 3d printer and the Vulcanus MAX 3D printer. It is built out of 20x20 mm aluminum profile chassis, It has an adjustable print area of 80x60x200 mm up to 150x105x200mm build volume using a ACER DLP projector.The open-source machi...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 10:03:19 PST
Cleaning-up lo-res plastic 3D printer parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-up-lo-res-plastic-3D-printer-parts/
Cleaning-up lo-res plastic 3D printer parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/OI7R/7TUEP27R9BF/FQEOI7R7TUEP27R9BF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/OI7R/7TUEP27R9BF/FQEOI7R7TUEP27R9BF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/OI7R/7TUEP27R9BF/FQEOI7R7TUEP27R9BF.SMALL.jpg powderly The following is step-by-step instructions for cleaning-up (i.e. sanding, filling, priming and painting) a low resolution plastic part. FDM machines are great, but the affordable ones create parts with a rough surface finish. These instructions, courtesy of FX artist, sculptor and toy maker Brett Kl...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2005 10:09:44 PDT
3D Printer Lead Screw Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Lead-Screw-Upgrade/
3D Printer Lead Screw Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/WDZ1/IKYCXLTL/FJIWDZ1IKYCXLTL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/WDZ1/IKYCXLTL/FJIWDZ1IKYCXLTL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/WDZ1/IKYCXLTL/FJIWDZ1IKYCXLTL.SMALL.jpg harari I built my Prusa i3 3D printer more than a year ago and I think it’s time for an upgrade.This upgrade will concentrate on the Z axis movement only, and the replacement of the threaded rods with proper lead screws.This is more of a structural upgrade that will improve reliability. I do not expect gre...
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 01:32:33 PST
Fusion360 : Snapping a T-spline Form to 3D Mesh http://www.instructables.com/id/Fusion360-Snapping-a-T-spline-Form-to-3D-Mesh/
Fusion360 : Snapping a T-spline Form to 3D Mesh - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/JCAL/I12KGFRL/FQXJCALI12KGFRL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/JCAL/I12KGFRL/FQXJCALI12KGFRL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/JCAL/I12KGFRL/FQXJCALI12KGFRL.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft Trying to edit meshes in solid modeling software has been the bane of my 3D Modeling experiences. Luckily, these days there are a few options to make our lives easier! Like this sweet Instructable on how to edit them in Inventor! This Instructable will teach you how to import meshes into Fusion 360 ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 22:30:16 PDT