Instructables: exploring - technology - 123d catch http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:27:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a 3D Scanner From a Cell Phone and Bicycle Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-Scanner-From-a-Cell-Phone-and-Bicycle-Wh/
Make a 3D Scanner From a Cell Phone and Bicycle Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/N1NJ/HVY5JP57/FKBN1NJHVY5JP57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/N1NJ/HVY5JP57/FKBN1NJHVY5JP57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/N1NJ/HVY5JP57/FKBN1NJHVY5JP57.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox How to make a functioning 3D scanner rig from a cell phone and a bicycle wheel. That probably sounds a little preposterous, how can you make something as complicated and advanced as a 3D-scanner from something as common as a cell phone and as archaic as a wheel?This is how: most 3D scanners utilize ...
By: Zaphod Beetlebrox

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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 21:21:35 PDT
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform http://www.instructables.com/id/360-Rotating-Platform-with-fixed-central-platform/
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SMALL.jpg pigsfoot Hopefully the instruction below along with the photos will allow anyone with some basic DIY skills to create their own version of this platform and hopefully improve on the design somewhat. Reading around on the interweb looks like the DIY shops in the US are much better equipped than in the UK so m...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 03:19:21 PDT
3D Printing a full color bobblehead of yourself http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-your-own-full-color-bobblehead-using-1/
3D Printing a full color bobblehead of yourself - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/MU1A/HLIDBUCU/F0CMU1AHLIDBUCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/MU1A/HLIDBUCU/F0CMU1AHLIDBUCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/MU1A/HLIDBUCU/F0CMU1AHLIDBUCU.SMALL.jpg cpramuk In this Instructable, I will show you how to create your own 3D printed bobblehead. Very much like the one you see aboveI made of myself. I just attached it to the body of SF Giant Hunter Pence's bobblehead (you can see his head ripped off in the background). First we use 123D Catch to capture a ni...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 14:24:19 PDT
3D scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-scanner/
3D scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/4PO5/HFSHTGQD/F5Y4PO5HFSHTGQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/4PO5/HFSHTGQD/F5Y4PO5HFSHTGQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/4PO5/HFSHTGQD/F5Y4PO5HFSHTGQD.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs I was doing some research on making 3d models out of many many pictures and i came across a good many software and 2 of my favorite are  - 123d catch by autodesk  ( http://www.123dapp.com/catch )  - 3dsom ( http://www.3dsom.com ) 123d catch is more powerful and user friendly in my opinion, you just...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 04:29:25 PDT
Wood Headphones using 123D Catch + SolidWorks + ShopBot. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Headphones-using-123D-Catch-SolidWorks-Sh/
Wood Headphones using 123D Catch + SolidWorks + ShopBot. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UV2A/HAQ37CPE/FH5UV2AHAQ37CPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UV2A/HAQ37CPE/FH5UV2AHAQ37CPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UV2A/HAQ37CPE/FH5UV2AHAQ37CPE.SMALL.jpg damonite Wood has been know to have a great warm tonal quality for music. It only makes sense then to craft a pair of headphones from wood. This tutorial illustrates how to create a pair of functioning headphones from wood. I used: Software: -an iPad with Autodesk 123D Catch software to capture my head pr...
By: damonite

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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 21:04:08 PST
Mr. Indecision - a small felt version of yourself that turns its head and looks at you. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-Indecision-a-small-felt-version-of-yourself-/
Mr. Indecision - a small felt version of yourself that turns its head and looks at you. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2AJ2/HAOPV2KL/F6N2AJ2HAOPV2KL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2AJ2/HAOPV2KL/F6N2AJ2HAOPV2KL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/2AJ2/HAOPV2KL/F6N2AJ2HAOPV2KL.SMALL.jpg Plarky This is a tutorial on how to use 123D Catch to get a 3D scan of your whole body. Once you have the scan or "catch" the tutorial will take you through a technique to clean it up and manipulate it ready for 123D Make. The tutorial will go through how to slice the model in Make and prep it for Laser cu...
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Mon, 17 Dec 2012 07:45:31 PST
Soap Wall Tile - Prototyping http://www.instructables.com/id/Soap-Wall-Tile-Prototyping/
Soap Wall Tile - Prototyping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/DA7B/HA4M8H8H/FOSDA7BHA4M8H8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/DA7B/HA4M8H8H/FOSDA7BHA4M8H8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/DA7B/HA4M8H8H/FOSDA7BHA4M8H8H.SMALL.jpg hellichius This is my tutorial to show you how I made the prototype to my soap-tile concept.  To make this tutorial you will need; a pillow the 123d catch app Meshmixer 123d make Illustrator lasercutter cardboard glue wax heatgun metalbowl mdf pieces (mine are 4x4 in) Doing the Catch I had an initial shape...
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Fri, 7 Dec 2012 11:04:00 PST
Turn Your Head into Cardboard Speakers Using 123D Catch + MeshMixer + 123D Make + Laser Cutter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Head-into-Cardboard-Speakers-Using-123D-/
Turn Your Head into Cardboard Speakers Using 123D Catch + MeshMixer + 123D Make + Laser Cutter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/B5XS/HA4LG10Y/FWNB5XSHA4LG10Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/B5XS/HA4LG10Y/FWNB5XSHA4LG10Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/B5XS/HA4LG10Y/FWNB5XSHA4LG10Y.SMALL.jpg damonite Just in time for the holiday season! Speakers of your head are the perfect gift for mom. This tutorial illustrates how to create cardboard speakers of your head. I used: -an iPad with Autodesk 123D Catch software to scan the image into CAD (free download)      *you may use a digital camera & Autod...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 09:00:40 PST
SpeakerHead 123D http://www.instructables.com/id/SpeakerHead-123D/
SpeakerHead 123D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/JWIM/H994NCQS/F6UJWIMH994NCQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/JWIM/H994NCQS/F6UJWIMH994NCQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/JWIM/H994NCQS/F6UJWIMH994NCQS.SMALL.jpg Plarky This is a super quick & dirty tutorial how to use 123D Catch to get a super quick and super easy 3D scan of your whole body. Once you have the scan or "catch" the tutorial will take you through a technique to clean it up and manipulate it ready for 3D rendering of a Speakerhead. The benefits of the...
By: Plarky

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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 22:04:06 PST
How to CNC machine a pumpkin (or a random object) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CNC-machine-a-pumpkin-or-a-random-object/
How to CNC machine a pumpkin (or a random object) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/OMGQ/H94ZAOJK/FILOMGQH94ZAOJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/OMGQ/H94ZAOJK/FILOMGQH94ZAOJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/OMGQ/H94ZAOJK/FILOMGQH94ZAOJK.SMALL.jpg RTegelbeckers This year (2012) I decided to carve a pumpkin for the first time in my life. I did want to use my big CNC machine (see http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-machine-for-shaping-large-pieces-of-polystyren/) for doing the actual cutting. I also did want to design the shapes for cutting, by using a 3D de...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 19:58:34 PST
Crumpled paper 123D Catch & MeshMixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Crumpled-paper-123D-Catch-MeshMixer/
Crumpled paper 123D Catch & MeshMixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/0LP0/H8OJEZ1S/FEA0LP0H8OJEZ1S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/0LP0/H8OJEZ1S/FEA0LP0H8OJEZ1S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/0LP0/H8OJEZ1S/FEA0LP0H8OJEZ1S.SMALL.jpg damonite This is a fun step-by-step tutorial showing you how to create a CAD database from a crumpled piece of paper. I rendered my crumpled paper using KeyShot software, though I am skipping those steps in this tutorial.  You need: -an iPad with Autodesk 123D Catch to scan the image into CAD (free download...
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 12:55:15 PDT
The 123D Catched Pineapple http://www.instructables.com/id/The-123D-Catched-Pineapple/
The 123D Catched Pineapple - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/FM4K/H8QEWV9J/FOOFM4KH8QEWV9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/FM4K/H8QEWV9J/FOOFM4KH8QEWV9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/FM4K/H8QEWV9J/FOOFM4KH8QEWV9J.SMALL.jpg hellichius I know you are all wondering how you catch, clean, print and assemble a 3d cardboard pineapple, and there is no need to fret. This is a quick tutorial showing you exactly that.  I will be using: 123D Catch, which is software made by Autodesk that you can download as an app.  Meshmixer, another Auto...
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 10:25:54 PDT
Perfume Bottle - 123D Catch & Mesh Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfume-Bottle-123D-Catch-Mesh-Mixer/
Perfume Bottle - 123D Catch & Mesh Mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/XL1W/H8CVFWMH/F6QXL1WH8CVFWMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/XL1W/H8CVFWMH/F6QXL1WH8CVFWMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/XL1W/H8CVFWMH/F6QXL1WH8CVFWMH.SMALL.jpg Plarky This tutorial explains a technique for using 123D Catch to get an easy 3D scan of your your favorite ceramic Vase then 'grow' twigs out of it to create a 3D model and render. Once you have the scan or "catch" the tutorial will take you through a technique to clean it up and manipulate it ready for r...
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Thu, 25 Oct 2012 23:00:28 PDT
Spoonhead - 123D Catch to 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Spoonhead-123D-Catch-to-3D-Print/
Spoonhead - 123D Catch to 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/CZ0Q/H82UNF3L/FYUCZ0QH82UNF3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/CZ0Q/H82UNF3L/FYUCZ0QH82UNF3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/CZ0Q/H82UNF3L/FYUCZ0QH82UNF3L.SMALL.jpg Plarky This is a super quick & dirty tutorial how to use 123D Catch to get a super quick and super easy 3D scan of your head. Once you have the scan or "catch" the tutorial will take you through a technique to clean it up and manipulate it ready for 3D printing. Please note that the 3D print is not food-s...
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Tue, 9 Oct 2012 19:03:12 PDT
How to Create a "ridiculously.awesome" Casted Glass Reproduction of your Favorite Movie Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-ridiculouslyawesome-Casted-Glas/
How to Create a "ridiculously.awesome" Casted Glass Reproduction of your Favorite Movie Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/TAYP/H742YQNX/FIDTAYPH742YQNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/TAYP/H742YQNX/FIDTAYPH742YQNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/TAYP/H742YQNX/FIDTAYPH742YQNX.SMALL.jpg ridiculously.awesome I would like to start by saying that I loved the process of inventing and documenting the last major instructable that I wrote entitled How to Build an Equatorial Mount for Long Exposure Astrophotography.  I wrote this for the "Make it Real Challenge" and by getting involved I met some new friends w...
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Fri, 14 Sep 2012 14:08:20 PDT
How to create a Catch using the 123D Catch web app http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Catch-using-the-123D-Catch-web-app/
How to create a Catch using the 123D Catch web app - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/U06F/H5035JJH/F7QU06FH5035JJH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/U06F/H5035JJH/F7QU06FH5035JJH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/U06F/H5035JJH/F7QU06FH5035JJH.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink In this instructable I'm going to walk you through creating a Catch using the 123D Catch web app. 123D Catch is a totally free piece of the software that turns photos into 3D models. It's available (as of right now) for PC, on iPad and also as a web app, which is what I use! To see what other peop...
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Wed, 25 Jul 2012 14:42:39 PDT
Remixing physical objects using 123D Catch, Meshmixer and other tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Remixing-physical-objects-using-123D-Catch-Meshmi/
Remixing physical objects using 123D Catch, Meshmixer and other tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/OTJS/H1AH767P/FA1OTJSH1AH767P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/OTJS/H1AH767P/FA1OTJSH1AH767P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/OTJS/H1AH767P/FA1OTJSH1AH767P.SMALL.jpg gpvillamil In this instructable, I'll show you to scan a physical object using 123D Catch, remix and modify it using Meshmixer, and then print it using a 3D printer. In this case, I'm going to scan a rock, and add a human face to it. In a previous instructable, I described the process by which you can make a ...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 16:38:43 PDT
Making a 3D print of a real object using 123D Catch and Meshmixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-3D-print-of-a-real-object-using-123D-Catc/
Making a 3D print of a real object using 123D Catch and Meshmixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/QIU0/H1DRXS8Q/FWZQIU0H1DRXS8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/QIU0/H1DRXS8Q/FWZQIU0H1DRXS8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/QIU0/H1DRXS8Q/FWZQIU0H1DRXS8Q.SMALL.jpg gpvillamil Hi everyone! In this instructable, I'll be showing you (in some detail) how to a make a 3D printed copy of a real object, starting with capturing it with 123D Catch, refining it using Meshmixer, and then printing using a Makerbot (or any other 3D printer). You'll need: A camera (even a smartp...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 14:04:09 PDT
Camera rig for 123D Catch http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-rig-for-123D-Catch/
Camera rig for 123D Catch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/W8VQ/H006AGOP/F6SW8VQH006AGOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/W8VQ/H006AGOP/F6SW8VQH006AGOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/W8VQ/H006AGOP/F6SW8VQH006AGOP.SMALL.jpg gpvillamil 123D Catch is a new application and service from Autodesk that turns a series of photographs into a 3D model of an object or space. The rig described here helps you structure the photos for best results. It lets you spin the camera around the object at a constant height and distance, while the obje...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2012 10:47:33 PDT