Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d print http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:06:06 PST BLOX v1.01 How To: 3D Print with a Stratasys UPrint FDM 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-3D-Print-with-a-Stratasys-UPrint-FDM-3D-Pri/
How To: 3D Print with a Stratasys UPrint FDM 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/UW47/I6M2S9ZA/F9GUW47I6M2S9ZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/UW47/I6M2S9ZA/F9GUW47I6M2S9ZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/UW47/I6M2S9ZA/F9GUW47I6M2S9ZA.SMALL.jpg somenobody0 The purpose of this instructable is to demonstrate basic FDM 3D printing methods using a Stratasys UPrint 3D printer. The following instructions include how to load and unload material from the machine, how to acquire a correct model to print, how to use the UPrint software "Catalyst", and post proc...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:37:36 PST
Portable Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Charger-4/
Portable Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/HZGE/I6J7W5VG/FWDHZGEI6J7W5VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/HZGE/I6J7W5VG/FWDHZGEI6J7W5VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/HZGE/I6J7W5VG/FWDHZGEI6J7W5VG.SMALL.jpg BinksBrew For a long time I've had old back up cell phones taking up space in my desk drawer. I was curious if I could put any of these old phones to some use. I can't just throw them away so I decided to try and re-purpose one of them as a portable charger for my current smart phone. Materials Mp1405 5v...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:43:18 PST
Super Light Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Light-Quadcopter/
Super Light Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/7Q2H/I63EZAZE/FR17Q2HI63EZAZE.SMALL.jpg Joohansson The aim of this project is to maximize the flight time/ battery life of the very famous Hubsan X4 quad-copter. This will show how you build your own for very low cost, simple to build and fun to play with. The 3D print is 100% designed by me for use with spare parts from the Hubsan H107L model. It c...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:52:27 PST
3D Printed Chinese Oriental Folding Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Chinese-Oriental-Folding-Fan/
3D Printed Chinese Oriental Folding Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/G1EH/I5WCS5TW/F2IG1EHI5WCS5TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/G1EH/I5WCS5TW/F2IG1EHI5WCS5TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/G1EH/I5WCS5TW/F2IG1EHI5WCS5TW.SMALL.jpg paulsiew31 Hi,I would like to share my recent 3D printed designs on Instructables.As Chinese New Year is nearing soon, furthermore in regards to this year as its the Lunar Year Of The Goat, I've designed an oriental Chinese folding fan collection for decorative and practical usage. The Chinese calligraphy on t...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 23:57:19 PST
Tiny 3D Printed Models http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-3D-Printed-Toys/
Tiny 3D Printed Models - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/ADX4/I5P7HZP9/F43ADX4I5P7HZP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/ADX4/I5P7HZP9/F43ADX4I5P7HZP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/ADX4/I5P7HZP9/F43ADX4I5P7HZP9.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm My 5-year-old daughter and I have been having fun designing and 3D printing her creations from Modio. She's able to design something and feel ownership over it. This gives the printed toy more of a story for her, and thus a much longer half-life in her attention. The Modio parts are really well desi...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 16:45:18 PST
Philo, the 7" 3D printed retro TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Philo-the-7-3D-printed-retro-TV/
Philo, the 7" 3D printed retro TV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/FXM9/I5MZ14RI/FAXFXM9I5MZ14RI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/FXM9/I5MZ14RI/FAXFXM9I5MZ14RI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/FXM9/I5MZ14RI/FAXFXM9I5MZ14RI.SMALL.jpg piratetv1 I have always wanted a Philco Predicta. they are not easy to find so i decided to make an HD LED version of my own. I designed the look of my tv on www.tinkercad.com it went through a few different looks by the time i was finished. Printing the top half of the tv I printed the case for the top...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 19:27:13 PST
3D Design: Autodesk Software Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Design-Autodesk-Software-Overview/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:04:47 PST
Lucid Dreaming: Dream To Reality http://www.instructables.com/id/Lucid-Dreaming-Dream-To-Reality/
Lucid Dreaming: Dream To Reality - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/M9AN/I5DS5OO3/FQXM9ANI5DS5OO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/M9AN/I5DS5OO3/FQXM9ANI5DS5OO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/M9AN/I5DS5OO3/FQXM9ANI5DS5OO3.SMALL.jpg enelson8 One day I was thinking what would it be like to control my dreams? Lucid dreaming, but how to achieve it? I quickly pulled lucid dreaming onto the computer. To lucid dream you have to notice your dreaming, "how am I supposed to do that??!!" I thought. the first suggestion was reality tests, but I di...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:36:25 PST
Shaft Buffing Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaft-Buffing-Tool/
Shaft Buffing Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/DLP8/I5BS2JRU/FK5DLP8I5BS2JRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/DLP8/I5BS2JRU/FK5DLP8I5BS2JRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/DLP8/I5BS2JRU/FK5DLP8I5BS2JRU.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker When I print a shaft parallel to the print bed (sometimes that is just the best overall orientation), the shaft is not very round. This particular instance involves a 6 mm diameter, 10 mm long shaft to hold a bearing. I need at least ten of these, so using a small file and finger held sandpaper f...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:19:27 PST
3D Printed Wizard Bust http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wizard-Bust/
3D Printed Wizard Bust - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/VY9N/I5BS199Y/FT7VY9NI5BS199Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/VY9N/I5BS199Y/FT7VY9NI5BS199Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/VY9N/I5BS199Y/FT7VY9NI5BS199Y.SMALL.jpg ultralame Warning!!! ABS and PLA do not mix well with open flames! Note the melted fingers in this picture! If you plan to use candles in your sculpture, be extremely cautious and don't come crying to me when you burn down the entire world because of your silly art project!So we've all seen busts made from 3D...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:36:39 PST
Build a Gear Time Quad Gear Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Gear-Time-Quad-Gear-Frame/
Build a Gear Time Quad Gear Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/9NY4/I50XLSQ4/F6N9NY4I50XLSQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/9NY4/I50XLSQ4/F6N9NY4I50XLSQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/9NY4/I50XLSQ4/F6N9NY4I50XLSQ4.SMALL.jpg GoTimeUS The Gear Time 3D print series was created by GoTime.us as a free-to-download 3D printable product that gave users a modular gear system which they could build, disassemble and rebuild. One of the simplest configurations was the Quad Gear Frame. This configuration involved 4 gears that were held to...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 19:13:08 PST
Super Spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Spoon/
Super Spoon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DYR6/I52CTFCB/F3XDYR6I52CTFCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DYR6/I52CTFCB/F3XDYR6I52CTFCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DYR6/I52CTFCB/F3XDYR6I52CTFCB.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker Have you ever tried to pump and shake "stuff" (that you paid for) out of the bottom of a container? Don't throw that "stuff" away, dig it out with the "Super Spoon." The "Super Spoon" can be 3d printed using the .stl file in this instructable (or go to 3dhubs.com to find someone locally who will p...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:28:23 PST
Prosody Flora http://www.instructables.com/id/Prosody-Flora/
Prosody Flora - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/NX59/I4UNP7I8/F3CNX59I4UNP7I8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/NX59/I4UNP7I8/F3CNX59I4UNP7I8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/NX59/I4UNP7I8/F3CNX59I4UNP7I8.SMALL.jpg gkapriel Our life depends on the energy from the sun. We are only one step removed from the photosynthetic process of the plants that we consume. The solar energy harnessed by flora lives on inside our body, distributed through veins like roots in the earth.This was the inspiration for my Prosody Flora, or F...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:43:13 PST
A Custom 3D Printed Adjustable Tripod Adapter for your Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Custom-3D-Printed-Adjustable-Tripod-Adapter-for-/
A Custom 3D Printed Adjustable Tripod Adapter for your Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/FT32/I4SCRGLU/FWYFT32I4SCRGLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/FT32/I4SCRGLU/FWYFT32I4SCRGLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/FT32/I4SCRGLU/FWYFT32I4SCRGLU.SMALL.jpg Lab290A I’ve been wanting an adapter that lets me use my phone camera for cool things like stop motion photography and timelapses, so I decided to design and 3D print one. I'm really happy with what I ended up with- it's really small and light, but it works just as well as a commercial tripod adapter. If yo...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 19:31:50 PST
3D Printed Back Scratcher http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Back-Scratcher/
3D Printed Back Scratcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/6AD8/I4J75D41/FJB6AD8I4J75D41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/6AD8/I4J75D41/FJB6AD8I4J75D41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/6AD8/I4J75D41/FJB6AD8I4J75D41.SMALL.jpg plaroach I need to scratch my back, but I don't have a tool to do that. I do have a 3D printer. Light bulb!What you'll need: 3D printer (or a print provider you like) 1/2" x 15" Wooden Dowel Some glue (something that will stick to both the 3D printed material and wood)I have not built this so the type glu...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 14:38:36 PST
Race Track Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Race-Track-Magnets/
Race Track Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/X23X/I4J6TJUX/FTEX23XI4J6TJUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/X23X/I4J6TJUX/FTEX23XI4J6TJUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/X23X/I4J6TJUX/FTEX23XI4J6TJUX.SMALL.jpg CoryH Using a 3D printer and some simple conversion of image files, I was able to create 3D printed layouts of race car tracks. As a fan of the Indy Racing League, I choose to make one for all the tracks on the 2015 circuit. Each track is made approximately the same size, and when the magnets are stagge...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 08:35:13 PST
Tony: a Connected, Voice-Enabled Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Tony-a-Connected-Voice-Enabled-Light-Bulb/
Tony: a Connected, Voice-Enabled Light Bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CPDG/I49RTU2X/FCBCPDGI49RTU2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CPDG/I49RTU2X/FCBCPDGI49RTU2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CPDG/I49RTU2X/FCBCPDGI49RTU2X.SMALL.jpg emily_wyc13 Tony is a connected, voice-enabled light bulb of the future. Current devices, wearables, and appliances that connect via BLE must be controlled through a smartphone app, and are not "smart" or "connected" without a phone nearby. Tony only requires your voice to control its color, luminance, and po...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 01:34:59 PST
3D Print Ball Bearing in one shot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Ball-Bearing-in-one-shot/
3D Print Ball Bearing in one shot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/917H/I3TI0J36/F09917HI3TI0J36.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/917H/I3TI0J36/F09917HI3TI0J36.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/917H/I3TI0J36/F09917HI3TI0J36.SMALL.jpg Ally Zhao This instructable will show you how to make a 3D printing looking ball bearing in one shot. This bearing consists of 3 parts, the inner race, the outer race, and the balls. Most ball bearings have cage that is pressed in to hold the balls in, in order to print with high success rate, I could not mak...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 22:15:53 PST
3D RC car http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-RC-car/
3D RC car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/9TJA/I3PJNZV3/F989TJAI3PJNZV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/9TJA/I3PJNZV3/F989TJAI3PJNZV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/9TJA/I3PJNZV3/F989TJAI3PJNZV3.SMALL.jpg jones0714 How to 3D print your own car that runs off of an Arduino microcontroller! Planning I was required to use a stock black container as part of my MAKE engineering course and decided to utilize it as the cabin of my RC car. I planned on using the stock screw holes that were already in the container a...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:27:17 PST
3D Modeling a Printable Shri Yantra Pendant From an Image (Zbrush) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Pendant-From-An-Image-Zbrush/
3D Modeling a Printable Shri Yantra Pendant From an Image (Zbrush) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/0ZYZ/I3KCFU5S/FF70ZYZI3KCFU5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/0ZYZ/I3KCFU5S/FF70ZYZI3KCFU5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/0ZYZ/I3KCFU5S/FF70ZYZI3KCFU5S.SMALL.jpg teijasi Hi everyone! This is my 2nd instructable here and I hope it will help you learn how to 3D model things on your own. The journey of learning this stuff has been long and challenging for me and only once I found the right kind of guidance, I was able to finally create the things I had in my head. I do...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:57:52 PST
Creating a 3D Printable Torus Pendant with Cinema4D and Zbrush http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-3D-Printable-Torus-Pendant-with-Cinema4/
Creating a 3D Printable Torus Pendant with Cinema4D and Zbrush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/X47X/I3KCFSQH/F2EX47XI3KCFSQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/X47X/I3KCFSQH/F2EX47XI3KCFSQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/X47X/I3KCFSQH/F2EX47XI3KCFSQH.SMALL.jpg teijasi Hi everyone! This is my 1st ever Instructable and I'm excited to show you how to easily generate a complex geometrical shape in Cinema4D, edit and sculpt on it with Zbrush and have it ready to print out in a shape of a wearable pendant! I hope this will help you learn how to 3D model things on your ...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:42:13 PST
Cell Cup Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cell-Cup-Holder/
Cell Cup Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/VWKN/I3H7CH2M/FUHVWKNI3H7CH2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/VWKN/I3H7CH2M/FUHVWKNI3H7CH2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/VWKN/I3H7CH2M/FUHVWKNI3H7CH2M.SMALL.jpg ARCH_XI Cell Cup HolderThe idea behind the Cell Cup Holder design is to improve our daily life in a creative and beautiful way, with the help of a 3D printer.I found a disposable cup is usually hard to hold because it is soft and thin. So I decide to design a cup holder to solve the problem, at the same tim...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 02:33:09 PST
The 3D Printed Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-with-3D-Printed-Joints/
The 3D Printed Side Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/ZE60/I3BH8UXX/F8CZE60I3BH8UXX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/ZE60/I3BH8UXX/F8CZE60I3BH8UXX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/ZE60/I3BH8UXX/F8CZE60I3BH8UXX.SMALL.jpg shurly This is my first exploration into 3d-printed furniture components. The goal is to come up with a system of simple wood pieces and 3D connectors that can be easily assembled to make a variety of furniture types. Concept I first experimented with the idea of 3D-printed components by making a 3-axi...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 10:54:25 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
Red Barron 3D print (without the printer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Barron-3D-print-without-the-printer/
Red Barron 3D print (without the printer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/4RSX/I32WJAGM/FLT4RSXI32WJAGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/4RSX/I32WJAGM/FLT4RSXI32WJAGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/4RSX/I32WJAGM/FLT4RSXI32WJAGM.SMALL.jpg Madman146 Since the 3D printer first came out I have always wanted one but i haven't decided to buy one because of expense.But, I have found a way around this barrier. The way i have discovered uses the hot glue gun.hope you like it. What you will need A hot glue gun glue for the hot glue gun ...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 17:54:43 PST
Lithophanes: 3D Printing your photos! http://www.instructables.com/id/Litophanes-How-to-3D-Print-your-photos/
Lithophanes: 3D Printing your photos! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/W2OC/I327NHXT/FVDW2OCI327NHXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/W2OC/I327NHXT/FVDW2OCI327NHXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/W2OC/I327NHXT/FVDW2OCI327NHXT.SMALL.jpg snifikino Every time there's a birthday or an event of any kind where I need to buy a gift, I'm always faced with the same problem.. "What should I get him/her?" and I can rarely find an idea that's worth mentioning.Since I bought a 3D printer, I always think that the best gift would be something personalized...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 12:52:26 PST
Beer Bottle Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Bottle-Lock/
Beer Bottle Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/L82W/I2XTQ0G2/FI4L82WI2XTQ0G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/L82W/I2XTQ0G2/FI4L82WI2XTQ0G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/L82W/I2XTQ0G2/FI4L82WI2XTQ0G2.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON When you have guests over for the holidays, don't cast pearls before swine. Make a 3D-printed bottle lock for the craft beers, and let your friends and family drink the cheap ones. Bah Humbug! Design The first step in the design is to measure the bottle. The shapes of bottles vary pretty widely, ...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:15:07 PST
3D printed cryptex (with files!) http://www.instructables.com/id/cryptext/
3D printed cryptex (with files!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SMALL.jpg stephensdrake I have seen many creative ways to make your flash drive stand out, but I wanted to do something original so I designed a cryptext using Solid Works to house a flash drive. Design a cryptext Use your preferred cad package to design a cryptext that fits together with the desired clearance between...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:33:40 PST
Smot Blox: 3d Printed Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Smot-Blox-3d-Printed-Toys/
Smot Blox: 3d Printed Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/1JJ4/I34E5CDW/FCN1JJ4I34E5CDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/1JJ4/I34E5CDW/FCN1JJ4I34E5CDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/1JJ4/I34E5CDW/FCN1JJ4I34E5CDW.SMALL.jpg Fission Chips In September of 2014, my baby cousin was born with severe asphyxia. He was hooked up to many IVs for many weeks, until, miraculously, he was able to be taken off the drugs and taken home with absolutely no brain damage or possibility of a physical disorder. Coming home the day he was born from schoo...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:02:28 PST
3D Print Skeleton Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Skeleton-Robot/
3D Print Skeleton Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/250N/I2P3PY5J/F19250NI2P3PY5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/250N/I2P3PY5J/F19250NI2P3PY5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/250N/I2P3PY5J/F19250NI2P3PY5J.SMALL.jpg Ally Zhao Skeleton robot is a very simple toy. Maybe you have already bought one, but do you want to customize a suit of it by yourself? You can add some icon only for you, or design your favorite charactors. It will be awesome!! 3D Printing will help you to make it real. So, let's start!! Choose Software&3...
By: Ally Zhao

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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 01:18:52 PST
Turn-Taking Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Taking-Device/
Turn-Taking Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/R7BB/I2N6RLF0/FETR7BBI2N6RLF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/R7BB/I2N6RLF0/FETR7BBI2N6RLF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/R7BB/I2N6RLF0/FETR7BBI2N6RLF0.SMALL.jpg rachel_yalisove Conversation analysts consider turns to be the most basic unit of conversation. As you would imagine, the intricacies of turn-taking have been well documented by researchers, and this process always involves the careful transcription of pre-recorded conversation.I am no expert but wanted to develop ...
By: rachel_yalisove

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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:55:18 PST
3D printed LED casing http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-LED-casing/
3D printed LED casing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/TY4O/I2I3ZA1T/F35TY4OI2I3ZA1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/TY4O/I2I3ZA1T/F35TY4OI2I3ZA1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/TY4O/I2I3ZA1T/F35TY4OI2I3ZA1T.SMALL.jpg futurenavyseal With a watch battery, an LED, and a 3D printer. Do it. See the pictures above to design your case. All you have to do is design one like this or you can make it different. We made a spaceship one with two holes for LED leads, an a normal one. For a button, I use my finger to push down the extra l...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 05:28:02 PST
86 Shooting Stars | A 3D Printed Gun Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/86-Shooting-Stars-A-3D-Printed-Gun-Ornament/
86 Shooting Stars | A 3D Printed Gun Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/ADD8/I2BYNANE/FEBADD8I2BYNANE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/ADD8/I2BYNANE/FEBADD8I2BYNANE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/ADD8/I2BYNANE/FEBADD8I2BYNANE.SMALL.jpg theantonius My 3D printed ornament for the first ever White House 3D Printed Ornament challenge is named 86 Shooting Stars and is dedicated to every American life lost to gun violence.On July 5th 2013, a Friday after independence day, at around 2 in the afternoon, I was walking down the street when a man starte...
By: theantonius

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 08:09:26 PST
usa peace ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/usa-ornament-1/
usa peace ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/8Q35/I2D6QKWT/F9B8Q35I2D6QKWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/8Q35/I2D6QKWT/F9B8Q35I2D6QKWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/8Q35/I2D6QKWT/F9B8Q35I2D6QKWT.SMALL.jpg bryanc3 Collect images used in your design Model in 3d software Model your design to the desired look. I used a jewelry software name firestorm cad. Any 3d modeling software works if you adhere to 3d printing standards for your models. Slice It I use Cura to create the Gcode to to print my file. M...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 23:14:11 PST
Printed Snowball http://www.instructables.com/id/Printed-Snowball/
Printed Snowball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/3HMK/I2BYN4AN/F9D3HMKI2BYN4AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/3HMK/I2BYN4AN/F9D3HMKI2BYN4AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/3HMK/I2BYN4AN/F9D3HMKI2BYN4AN.SMALL.jpg czawaski This is a 3D printed snowball for the 2014 "3D PRINTED ORNAMENT DESIGN CHALLENGE". The idea is that it is a "snowball" made out of a bunch of snowflakes like a real snowball!The Ornament needs to be scaled up to a 3" cube for a full print. The ornament can be hung by looping string through any hole ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:32:30 PST
3D Print Peace Angel http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Peace-Angel/
3D Print Peace Angel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/WOVN/I2P3MW1Z/F96WOVNI2P3MW1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/WOVN/I2P3MW1Z/F96WOVNI2P3MW1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/WOVN/I2P3MW1Z/F96WOVNI2P3MW1Z.SMALL.jpg HazzDesign Designing from Z to A is as complex as it can be beautiful - our Peace Angel highlights the capabilities of 3D printing in a stylish holiday-appropriate way. We also wanted a collaborative design that expressed our backgrounds in Textiles and Industrial Design.We experimented with spiral interlockin...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:48:17 PST
Raising the Flag http://www.instructables.com/id/Raising-the-Flag/
Raising the Flag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/QFXD/I2BR4UBH/FFTQFXDI2BR4UBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/QFXD/I2BR4UBH/FFTQFXDI2BR4UBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/QFXD/I2BR4UBH/FFTQFXDI2BR4UBH.SMALL.jpg arledge When held up to a light, "Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima" overlaid on a U.S. map is visible. Under normal lighting, the image is not visible.This is done by converting an image from grayscale to a 3D contour map. Thicker sections of the print are less transparent and darker when held up to a light, wh...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:59:37 PST
White House Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/White-House-Ornament-2015/
White House Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/DZDS/I2AR33E6/FBBDZDSI2AR33E6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/DZDS/I2AR33E6/FBBDZDSI2AR33E6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/DZDS/I2AR33E6/FBBDZDSI2AR33E6.SMALL.jpg Pascal_ A 3D printable ornament that embeds The White House, snowflakes, and some themed text within a transparent globe. Printing This ornament requires a high accuracy, multi-material printer - an Objet Connex3 machine is ideal but any of the similar platforms can be used. The various stl's should be ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 05:06:51 PST
Custom Glowing 3D Printed Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Glowing-3D-Printed-Ornaments/
Custom Glowing 3D Printed Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/Z5OM/I2AQZ3I6/F9UZ5OMI2AQZ3I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/Z5OM/I2AQZ3I6/F9UZ5OMI2AQZ3I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/Z5OM/I2AQZ3I6/F9UZ5OMI2AQZ3I6.SMALL.jpg peetersm Make the perfect gift for Grandma or a great special decoration of your own! Upload any image and make your one-of-a-kind ornament for use with standard holiday light sets! How cool is that? This is my 1st instructable and an entry into the "3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge 2015". The design I a...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 19:21:23 PST
Peace Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Peace-Ornament/
Peace Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/BJQM/I2AQXVX6/FGJBJQMI2AQXVX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/BJQM/I2AQXVX6/FGJBJQMI2AQXVX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/BJQM/I2AQXVX6/FGJBJQMI2AQXVX6.SMALL.jpg ruby.rieke Hi here is an Ornament I created in Zbrush. I saw a cool illustration online and then created a black and white jpg of it in Photoshop. In Zbrush you can then load your black and white image and under Alpha use the make 3d button. I saw a cool illustration online and then created a black a...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 16:58:31 PST
Three Wise Men Holiday Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Wise-Men-Holiday-Ornament/
Three Wise Men Holiday Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/H7A3/I2AIKOJ8/F2MH7A3I2AIKOJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/H7A3/I2AIKOJ8/F2MH7A3I2AIKOJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/H7A3/I2AIKOJ8/F2MH7A3I2AIKOJ8.SMALL.jpg QB1 The iconic story of the Three Wise Men following the North Star across the desert to bring gifts to baby Jesus is captured in this decorative holiday ornament. Simply download the .STL file, print in a 3D printer, and hang on your Christmas tree or display in your home! Download .STL file Pri...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 09:31:13 PST
Dancing Snowmen Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-Snowmen-Ornament/
Dancing Snowmen Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/BD5G/I28WC6Q9/F3LBD5GI28WC6Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/BD5G/I28WC6Q9/F3LBD5GI28WC6Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/BD5G/I28WC6Q9/F3LBD5GI28WC6Q9.SMALL.jpg JulianaMade Modeled in Solidworks as an assembly (with small gaps between moving parts). Saved as a single part. Part should be printed as one piece. STL file attached. Each snowman rotates and the ornament halves open & close.
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 23:03:52 PST
American Made Since 1776 Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Made-Since-1776-Ornament/
American Made Since 1776 Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/UCLK/I26N453D/FF7UCLKI26N453D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/UCLK/I26N453D/FF7UCLKI26N453D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/UCLK/I26N453D/FF7UCLKI26N453D.SMALL.jpg cunado This is a prototype Ornament I drew up in SketchUp. It is a free 3D design program. Using a star as my base design, I put together this with the White House 3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge in mind. I think I provided the link to the .stl should you want to make your own. I used our trusty Airwo...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 09:44:17 PST
Making Tactile 3D Prints Talk http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Tactile-3D-Prints-Talk/
Making Tactile 3D Prints Talk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/JHCX/I26MY56B/FU9JHCXI26MY56B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/JHCX/I26MY56B/FU9JHCXI26MY56B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/JHCX/I26MY56B/FU9JHCXI26MY56B.SMALL.jpg mkolitsky The Arduino Duemilanove microcontroller was used in the instructables named “Capacitive-Touch Arduino Keyboard Piano” to demonstrate how capacitance sensing can be used to simulate playing a piano by touching the aluminum foil “keys” (Nicholas Jones and Tyler Crumpton, http://www.instructables.com/i...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 15:30:36 PST
3D Print a Map Ornament for Your Holiday Tree #NationOfMakers (Other line drawings can work too :) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Map-Ornament-for-Your-Holiday-Tree-Nati/
3D Print a Map Ornament for Your Holiday Tree #NationOfMakers (Other line drawings can work too :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/IQJJ/I24LYCE3/FDLIQJJI24LYCE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/IQJJ/I24LYCE3/FDLIQJJI24LYCE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/IQJJ/I24LYCE3/FDLIQJJI24LYCE3.SMALL.jpg savannah.peterson Happy Holidays, #NationofMakers! I designed a holiday ornament based upon the US highways that connect our great nation. I started with a line drawing, to scale (aside from road width) of every highway in the United States. I then used apps and the 3D printing service Shapeways to make my design com...
By: savannah.peterson

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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:26:16 PST
XMAS Penguin Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/XMAS-Penguin-Ornament/
XMAS Penguin Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/FQF4/I24LYA3G/FQBFQF4I24LYA3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/FQF4/I24LYA3G/FQBFQF4I24LYA3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/FQF4/I24LYA3G/FQBFQF4I24LYA3G.SMALL.jpg christinachun Here's a XMAS Penguin ornament that I whipped up in ZBrush. I kept it simple since I don't have much time to devote to this but here he is! Hope someone prints him for their tree this year!
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 12:06:27 PST
EWaste 60$ 3DPrinter http://www.instructables.com/id/eWaste-60-3DPrinter/
EWaste 60$ 3DPrinter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/UWH5/I236HBS6/FPUUWH5I236HBS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/UWH5/I236HBS6/FPUUWH5I236HBS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/UWH5/I236HBS6/FPUUWH5I236HBS6.SMALL.jpg mikelllc This project describes the design of a very low budget 3D Printer that is mainly built out of recycled electronic components. The result is a small format printer for less than 100$.First of all, we learn how a generic CNC system works (by assembling and calibrating bearings, guides and threads) and...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 09:56:57 PST
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/IcosaLEDron-A-Multi-LED-Smart-Ball/
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SMALL.jpg Afritlabs What is an IcosaLEDron? It's a programmable, rechargeable 20 sided "ball" with a RGB LED on each face. Inside is a custom PCB equipped with the Atmega328p that is Arduino compatible allowing for easy programming of different effects. With twenty WS2812B LEDs (also known as Neopixels) positioned equa...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 20:09:42 PST
3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ornament-Design-Challange/
3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/RPHS/I1YUD95U/FWWRPHSI1YUD95U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/RPHS/I1YUD95U/FWWRPHSI1YUD95U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/RPHS/I1YUD95U/FWWRPHSI1YUD95U.SMALL.jpg mscharch Thank you for considering my submission.This was a fun project and I really hope this helps children and young adults get excited about science and technology.I got an email telling me about this challenge around noon, and within a few hours I was holding the 1st print in my hand. Of course I had t...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 21:24:06 PST
Assassins Creen Hidden Blade/DAGGER http://www.instructables.com/id/Assassins-Creen-Hidden-BladeDAGGER/
Assassins Creen Hidden Blade/DAGGER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/7RJ3/I1YUDWGI/F4L7RJ3I1YUDWGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/7RJ3/I1YUDWGI/F4L7RJ3I1YUDWGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/7RJ3/I1YUDWGI/F4L7RJ3I1YUDWGI.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Get ready cosplay enthusiast and makers alike we are going to make something you all know about Its called the Assassins Creed Hidden blade.Its designed by me based from all the videos I've watched in youtube with out having an exact blueprint that has dimensions on it. All I really did was i kept o...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:16:13 PDT