Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d print http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:34:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector http://www.instructables.com/id/iTorch-raspberry-pi-flashlight-projector/
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SMALL.jpg MrTravisHiggins   Post by ITorch Media Sharing. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=292394047593097 iTorch Media Sharing Created By: Travis Higgins This Instructable is for a prototype homemade projector that can be illuminated by any decent LED flashlight/floodlight. This is my first published inst...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:19:17 PDT
Create a printable 3d mockingjay pendant in 5 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-printable-3d-mockingjay-pendant-in-5-minu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/MSXH/HTT5QYZ9/F8XMSXHHTT5QYZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/MSXH/HTT5QYZ9/F8XMSXHHTT5QYZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/MSXH/HTT5QYZ9/F8XMSXHHTT5QYZ9.SMALL.jpg eXtrudy This tutorial shows how to create your own mockingjay pendant. You just need one image (e.g. from google image search) and the free software "eXtrudy". The pendant took less than 5 minutes and is ready for 3d printing. Steps: 1. Get eXtrudy from thingiverse or www.extrudy.net - it's really free - n...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 15:15:12 PDT
3D-printing buildings from REVIT - FabLab Innovation http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printing-buildings-from-REVIT-FabLab-Innovation/
3D-printing buildings from REVIT - FabLab Innovation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/XQR0/HTIWJBXV/F9RXQR0HTIWJBXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/XQR0/HTIWJBXV/F9RXQR0HTIWJBXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/XQR0/HTIWJBXV/F9RXQR0HTIWJBXV.SMALL.jpg JeppeMikkelsen Problem The problem when one wants to 3D-print from revit is the following:   The model is downscaled, so thin places are very fragile. Transparent objects will still be printed, and thereby be white. The model can not be opened, so one can not see inside the building.   In t...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 01:55:57 PDT
3D Printed Dual-Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Dual-Fan/
3D Printed Dual-Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/1IH1/HTHKFLZ2/FEM1IH1HTHKFLZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/1IH1/HTHKFLZ2/FEM1IH1HTHKFLZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/1IH1/HTHKFLZ2/FEM1IH1HTHKFLZ2.SMALL.jpg enelson8 This is a 3d printable dual fan I printed in my spare time. it is useful for many things such as camping (beating the heat),and it could be easily rigged to do other things. Materials The materials are simple, and can be bought online or at any electronic store. 1- 3d printer, if you have a 3d ...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 19:55:44 PDT
Laser Cut Helical Springs http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Helical-Springs/
Laser Cut Helical Springs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/192J/HTVIEVSR/F8A192JHTVIEVSR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/192J/HTVIEVSR/F8A192JHTVIEVSR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/192J/HTVIEVSR/F8A192JHTVIEVSR.SMALL.gif adamwatters I created the helical spring GIFified1 above by using the Trotec rotary attachment in a Speedy 300 to laser cut a 3D printed PLA plastic tube. It is one of many helical springs I've laser cut over the past three months2. The springs vary in design and material - so far, I have used 3D printed ...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 18:37:24 PDT
Sound Fruit - How to Make a Sculptural Audio Visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Fruit-How-to-Make-a-Sculptural-Audio-Visuali/
Sound Fruit - How to Make a Sculptural Audio Visualizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/LF6Q/HTIWIPR7/F8FLF6QHTIWIPR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/LF6Q/HTIWIPR7/F8FLF6QHTIWIPR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/LF6Q/HTIWIPR7/F8FLF6QHTIWIPR7.SMALL.jpg flesh_dog Sound Fruit is a project I did to study a free graphic scripting software called Processing. It consists of a little program that translates a mp3-file into a 3-dimensional object in .dxf format. The exported object is essentially an expression of sound, frozen in time. Depending on what sound you f...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:16:08 PDT
3D Printed Reaction Diffusion Patterns http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Reaction-Diffusion-Patterns/
3D Printed Reaction Diffusion Patterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/ZISO/HT9B1CMX/F1SZISOHT9B1CMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/ZISO/HT9B1CMX/F1SZISOHT9B1CMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/ZISO/HT9B1CMX/F1SZISOHT9B1CMX.SMALL.jpg syedrezaali I'm inspired by the visual and sculptural works of: Nervous System: http://n-e-r-v-o-u-s.com/ Karsten Schmidt: http://postspectacular.com/ Jonathan McCabe: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jonathanmccabe/sets/ Peter Jellitsch: http://www.peterjellitsch.com Daniel Widrig: http://w...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:07:48 PDT
CAD to 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/CAD-to-3D/
CAD to 3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/G2TL/HSE91PA2/FAFG2TLHSE91PA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/G2TL/HSE91PA2/FAFG2TLHSE91PA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/G2TL/HSE91PA2/FAFG2TLHSE91PA2.SMALL.jpg sharkdanger This was a uni task that i had to do. The task was to select an existing object and recreate it in a CAD program (solidworks) and then to 3D print it so that it can be functional and to look as close as possible to the original. CAD All of the pieces were modelled separately and then assembled ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 06:54:25 PST
Make your own 3D printed Chinese space ship and station http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-3D-printed-Chinese-space-ship-and-st/
Make your own 3D printed Chinese space ship and station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/8AH4/HSBWQTEY/FEO8AH4HSBWQTEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/8AH4/HSBWQTEY/FEO8AH4HSBWQTEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/8AH4/HSBWQTEY/FEO8AH4HSBWQTEY.SMALL.jpg gpvillamil The Chinese space program has been very active recently, with a remote controlled Moon landing mission (Chang'e and Yutu) in December, and the launch of a manned space capsule (Shenzhou) and space station (Tiangong 1) last year. This Instructable will show you to 3D print and assemble your very ...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 14:51:20 PST
Tiny Planet: A 3D Printed Mechanical Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Planet-A-3D-Printed-Mechanical-Sculpture/
Tiny Planet: A 3D Printed Mechanical Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/H2OY/HS18ELV4/FRPH2OYHS18ELV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/H2OY/HS18ELV4/FRPH2OYHS18ELV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/H2OY/HS18ELV4/FRPH2OYHS18ELV4.SMALL.jpg tinkertinker I created this small mechanical sculpture using almost entirely 3D printed parts. The axles are steel, and there is some metal hardware as well: shaft collars to hold the axles/gears in place, a couple bronze flanged bearings and some ball bearings to make the central axle and planetary gear parts m...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:22:42 PST
Easily scan your self using a Kinect to print a 3d figurine http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-yourself-with-a-Kinect/
Easily scan your self using a Kinect to print a 3d figurine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/T5C1/HRWNC3MK/FUAT5C1HRWNC3MK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/T5C1/HRWNC3MK/FUAT5C1HRWNC3MK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/T5C1/HRWNC3MK/FUAT5C1HRWNC3MK.SMALL.jpg #5000 Using only a Kinect, a decent computer running on windows and free software, you can create an stl file of yourself, and it is surprisingly easy. Materials: Kinect (try a local  pawn shop or ebay) Kinect power/USB adapter- http://www.amazon.com/Power-Supply-Cable-Kinect-Xbox-360/dp/B004S7GA46 somet...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:47:28 PST
How to assemble your universal spool holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-assemble-your-double-filament-reel-supporte/
How to assemble your universal spool holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/RTQR/HRBE2FQ6/FO8RTQRHRBE2FQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/RTQR/HRBE2FQ6/FO8RTQRHRBE2FQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/RTQR/HRBE2FQ6/FO8RTQRHRBE2FQ6.SMALL.jpg robosavvy Lay out all hardware Press the bearings on to the printed parts On both longer rods: - Thread a wing nut to somewhere in the middle of each rod - Slide the circular printed parts with two bearings until they meet the nut in the middle - Thread another wing nut so that the circular pi...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 01:44:01 PST
3D-printed scale model of EUR pallet (made of wood-based filament) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-scale-model-of-EUR-pallet-made-of-wood-/
3D-printed scale model of EUR pallet (made of wood-based filament) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/3YMS/HRPSXTCZ/FFJ3YMSHRPSXTCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/3YMS/HRPSXTCZ/FFJ3YMSHRPSXTCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/3YMS/HRPSXTCZ/FFJ3YMSHRPSXTCZ.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools There is a certain fascination we have regarding miniatures and caricatures of real-life objects. Seeing and holding a scale model always creates smiles. Therefore we wanted to honour an unsung object which does a great donkey-work carrying goods all over the world - The pallet! To further give t...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 13:11:26 PST
Customizable 3D Printed Charms for Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-3D-Printed-Charms-for-Valentines-Day/
Customizable 3D Printed Charms for Valentine's Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/UAKZ/HRBNAHUB/FMIUAKZHRBNAHUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/UAKZ/HRBNAHUB/FMIUAKZHRBNAHUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/UAKZ/HRBNAHUB/FMIUAKZHRBNAHUB.SMALL.jpg awunderman Here's your chance to turn lovable Doge into a fashion accessory for all the world to see, or gift it to your sweetheart because nothing says "I love you" more than that shibe face. If you're looking for Valentine's Day ideas, look no further. Charmr is a customizer on the 123D website that allo...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 08:14:46 PST
Heisenberg Blue Meth Iphone 5 case made with silicone mold and clear blue plastic http://www.instructables.com/id/Heisenberg-Blue-Meth-Iphone-5-case-made-with-silic/
Heisenberg Blue Meth Iphone 5 case made with silicone mold and clear blue plastic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/VL35/HR9V9J22/FI8VL35HR9V9J22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/VL35/HR9V9J22/FI8VL35HR9V9J22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/VL35/HR9V9J22/FI8VL35HR9V9J22.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 you can now order one of these hand made case here http://nuproto.com/blueicecase.html I been Designing cases for a long time. You can see my cases and my slim wallets here https://www.shapeways.com/shops/amznfx I always wanted to make a silicone mold so i can make my own cases using pourable pl...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 08:59:03 PST
How to decorate a 3D printed unicorn http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-decorate-a-3D-printed-unicorn/
How to decorate a 3D printed unicorn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/2VY7/HRBE290W/FT92VY7HRBE290W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/2VY7/HRBE290W/FT92VY7HRBE290W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/2VY7/HRBE290W/FT92VY7HRBE290W.SMALL.jpg Angie.Jieli The 3D prints from the most offordable and popular FDM printers usually comes in one color. I decide to decorate a 3D printed unicorn and make it look more interesting . The original model I created with TinkerCAD https://tinkercad.com/things/1raTkXShJZu-my-unicorn/edit The STL is attached Pr...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 05:00:31 PST
Image to printable stl file http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-to-printable-stl-file/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/NPUP/HR0AWFX4/FZRNPUPHR0AWFX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/NPUP/HR0AWFX4/FZRNPUPHR0AWFX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/NPUP/HR0AWFX4/FZRNPUPHR0AWFX4.SMALL.jpg eXtrudy This tutorial shows how to create a printable 3d object (as stl file) from one ore more 2d images ("The Birth of Venus" by Botticelli and a "Venus of Milo" depth image). It took less than 10 minutes in eXtrudy and is ready for 3d printing. Steps: 1. Get eXtrudy from thingiverse or www.extrudy.net -...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 15:45:19 PST
The best way to remove 3D prints from build platform http://www.instructables.com/id/The-best-way-to-remove-3D-prints-from-build-platfo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/XKFW/HQSV2P2F/FS9XKFWHQSV2P2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/XKFW/HQSV2P2F/FS9XKFWHQSV2P2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/XKFW/HQSV2P2F/FS9XKFWHQSV2P2F.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools Removing 3D-prints from a 3D printer's build plate can be a bit tricky - specially if the bottom surface area is large. In this video we show a very easy way to remove such 3D prints from the build plate without damaging the model or the build plate. This example shows a 3D printed model of a table...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 08:25:50 PST
How to build a Printrbot Simple ! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Printrbot-Simple-/
How to build a Printrbot Simple ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/I1M3/HQ1E9BEZ/F5JI1M3HQ1E9BEZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/I1M3/HQ1E9BEZ/F5JI1M3HQ1E9BEZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/I1M3/HQ1E9BEZ/F5JI1M3HQ1E9BEZ.SMALL.jpg robosavvy Excited to get your Printrbot Simple assembled and printing? Let us take you through the steps! Firstly these are the tools you will need for the build: Screw driver 2.5mm hex wrench 1.5mm hex wrench Electric screw driver Rubber mallet Super glue Threadlock blue glue Scissors Permanent marker pen ...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 02:49:28 PST
2D Image to printable 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/2D-Image-to-printable-3D/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/MQNO/HPXOVV6K/F8BMQNOHPXOVV6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/MQNO/HPXOVV6K/F8BMQNOHPXOVV6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/MQNO/HPXOVV6K/F8BMQNOHPXOVV6K.SMALL.jpg eXtrudy This tutorial shows how to create a printable 3d object (e.g. a keychain) from a 2d image (chat noir poster). It took less than 10 minutes in eXtrudy and is ready for 3d printing. Steps: 1. Get eXtrudy from thingiverse or www.extrudy.net - it's really free - no demo, no registration, no spyware 2. ...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 09:20:37 PST
3D printable grip and lens cover for ASUS XTION handheld 3D scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printable-grip-and-lens-cover-for-ASUS-XTION-ha/
3D printable grip and lens cover for ASUS XTION handheld 3D scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/C85K/HPWBZ0KX/FVPC85KHPWBZ0KX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/C85K/HPWBZ0KX/FVPC85KHPWBZ0KX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/C85K/HPWBZ0KX/FVPC85KHPWBZ0KX.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools A 3D printable grip and lens cover for the ASUS XTION motion sensing hardware which is very affordable and popularly used as a hand-held 3D scanner. The XTION normally stands on a base for table-top use which is not aimed to be hand-held. This 3D printable file was designed to fit the ASUS XTION ma...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 09:42:12 PST
Endangered Flying Shark Desk Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Endangered-Flying-Shark-Desk-Sculpture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/Y206/HOHYGGDJ/FVHY206HOHYGGDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/Y206/HOHYGGDJ/FVHY206HOHYGGDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/Y206/HOHYGGDJ/FVHY206HOHYGGDJ.SMALL.jpg xyzworkshop This piece is our entry into the MyMiniFactory endangered species competition. If you like the design please go to http://www.myminifactory.com/object/view/595/Pen-Eating-Great-White-Shark to download the free STL files. Every download counts as a vote. Thank You for your Support This sculpture wa...
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 19:07:05 PST
Accelerometer Dice with 123D Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Accelerometer-Dice-with-123D-Circuits/
Accelerometer Dice with 123D Circuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/JNTI/HNRLLWXK/FZ7JNTIHNRLLWXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/JNTI/HNRLLWXK/FZ7JNTIHNRLLWXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/JNTI/HNRLLWXK/FZ7JNTIHNRLLWXK.SMALL.jpg AutoRob This is the project that got Autodesk's CEO Carl Bass a little extra attention from the TSA on his way to MakerFaire Tokyo.  Here's an article about that... We made this as way to demo a few things you can do with our apps, 123D Circuits and 123D Design :  Design circuits.  Simulate the circuits on...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 16:52:08 PST
3D Printed T-Rex Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-T-Rex-Pen-Holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/7YM4/HNM4ALQY/FWW7YM4HNM4ALQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/7YM4/HNM4ALQY/FWW7YM4HNM4ALQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/7YM4/HNM4ALQY/FWW7YM4HNM4ALQY.SMALL.jpg xyzworkshop This cool little 3D print depicts a Low Polygon T-rex at the moments of its last breath struggling against a thick sludge of tar. Made up of three different parts, this little sculpture serves also as a cool pen holder. Or a business card Holder. If you like this and our other works, please like a...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 04:21:07 PST
3D print | VW ring http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-print-VW-ring/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/D56X/HN82HEGD/FFVD56XHN82HEGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/D56X/HN82HEGD/FFVD56XHN82HEGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/D56X/HN82HEGD/FFVD56XHN82HEGD.SMALL.jpg RubyHorstman Images: 1.   Model in Maya 2.   Model exported to NetFab 3.   Screenshot of the 3D-printer program. Here you could see an profile of the print. The green color is the printed model. The blue         color is the dragmaterial to suport the 3D print. 4.   Same as the picture number 3. You could see ho...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 07:24:15 PDT
How to convert medical scan data into a 3D printable model (also, dinosaurs!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-medical-scan-data-into-a-3D-printab/
How to convert medical scan data into a 3D printable model (also, dinosaurs!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/VUPI/HN2CPXXC/FAVVUPIHN2CPXXC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/VUPI/HN2CPXXC/FAVVUPIHN2CPXXC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/VUPI/HN2CPXXC/FAVVUPIHN2CPXXC.SMALL.jpg gpvillamil In this instructable I'll walk you through how to turn data from CT or MRI scans into a 3D printable model. While I will use a dinosaur skull as an example, you can use any data in DICOM format to do the same thing. Get the software I'll be using a software package called Osirix, which is designe...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 12:18:13 PDT
Make Unique Custom Stamps from your 3D Printer & Moldable Foam Stamps! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Unique-Custom-Stamps-from-your-3D-Printer-Mol/
Make Unique Custom Stamps from your 3D Printer & Moldable Foam Stamps! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/PWSE/HN2BK4NV/FBQPWSEHN2BK4NV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/PWSE/HN2BK4NV/FBQPWSEHN2BK4NV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/PWSE/HN2BK4NV/FBQPWSEHN2BK4NV.SMALL.jpg christinachun I've wanted to create some custom stamps for a while using 3d printing (somehow) and this is as easy as it gets! This tutorial is already assuming that you have your 3d printed object ready to be used to make a stamp from i.e. coin, logo etc. BUT you can really use any objects you have to make stamp...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 02:12:05 PDT
3D Print A Chess Set http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-A-Chess-Set/
3D Print A Chess Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ALC7/HMVJP03H/FK2ALC7HMVJP03H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ALC7/HMVJP03H/FK2ALC7HMVJP03H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ALC7/HMVJP03H/FK2ALC7HMVJP03H.SMALL.jpg LearnByDoing Just imagine you’re playing a Saturday game of chess in the park.  While contemplating the next move, your opponent casually asks where you bought such a unique chess set.  You’ll respond that you made it.  Surprised, your opponent will further question you until…BAM!  The next thing you know you’ll...
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 03:08:37 PDT
Mincraft Mini-figure v2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mincraft-Mini-figure-v2/
Mincraft Mini-figure v2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/KCHL/HMVJCSMK/FWRKCHLHMVJCSMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/KCHL/HMVJCSMK/FWRKCHLHMVJCSMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/KCHL/HMVJCSMK/FWRKCHLHMVJCSMK.SMALL.jpg moldypizza In this Instructable I'll show you how to design a articulated  Minecraft mini-figure. Everyone loves Minecraft and Legos so why not combine them.             My first mini-figure was okay but I like this one better(here's the link for the first one) . The first one would have been a pain to optim...
By: moldypizza

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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 09:54:53 PDT
DIY Hi-Fi: Class A Hybrid Headphone Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Class-A-Hybrid-Headphone-Amp/
DIY Hi-Fi: Class A Hybrid Headphone Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/HM4W/HMMF8OJ2/FDKHM4WHMMF8OJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/HM4W/HMMF8OJ2/FDKHM4WHMMF8OJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/HM4W/HMMF8OJ2/FDKHM4WHMMF8OJ2.SMALL.jpg JoeBeau FORWARD::::::: This project was born out of a couple things. One was a need for an amp to drive some higher impedance headphones I had just bought. (The Grado SR125i headphone is great, by the way.) Also, since I have began my freshman year at Boston University, and could not resist using the Singh ...
By: JoeBeau

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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 12:11:52 PDT
Ghostapus!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghostapus/
Ghostapus!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/BEVB/HMMFDP0K/FDQBEVBHMMFDP0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/BEVB/HMMFDP0K/FDQBEVBHMMFDP0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/BEVB/HMMFDP0K/FDQBEVBHMMFDP0K.SMALL.jpg JesseHarringtonAu This horrifying Instructable comes with 8 times the screams!!! I will creep you through the process of stealing files from Thingiverse and taking them into Meshmixer for a quick meshup and then out to your MakerBot!! or other machine.  Getting the models from Thingiverse! Since they are posted th...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 12:06:13 PDT
Raspberry Pi Pumpkin Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Pumpkin-Case-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/SJS3/HMNNEWAC/F38SJS3HMNNEWAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/SJS3/HMNNEWAC/F38SJS3HMNNEWAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/SJS3/HMNNEWAC/F38SJS3HMNNEWAC.SMALL.jpg Spartan H45                                  Tutorial                                                                                                      Description                                                                         Software used:                                      ...
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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 13:32:32 PDT
How to use TinkerCAD to make a pen holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-TinkerCAD-to-make-a-pen-holder/
How to use TinkerCAD to make a pen holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ISE4/HMMFB708/F1WISE4HMMFB708.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ISE4/HMMFB708/F1WISE4HMMFB708.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/ISE4/HMMFB708/F1WISE4HMMFB708.SMALL.jpg WindWang This article tells you how to use TinkerCAD(https://tinkercad.com/) with Makerbot to make a "REAL" pen holder, you can see the amazing 3d printed pen holder as the attached picture. You can also see the video from here. http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XNjIwNTIyMTky/v.swf    Open Tinkerc...
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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 03:09:07 PDT
3D Printable Balisong Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printable-Balisong-Pen/
3D Printable Balisong Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/0KT3/HLSH80UL/F7V0KT3HLSH80UL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/0KT3/HLSH80UL/F7V0KT3HLSH80UL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/0KT3/HLSH80UL/F7V0KT3HLSH80UL.SMALL.jpg liberpull This is a Balisong/Butterfly pen that is fully functional and that can be used as many times as you want, you just need to change the ink cartridge when it is empty. It's about the same size as a regular pen and the balisong handles are smaller so the pen can be used even if it is folded. If you li...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 15:39:23 PDT
The Blue Meth Throne Charging dock for iphone / Android http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Blue-Meth-Throne-Charging-dock-for-iphone-Andr/
The Blue Meth Throne Charging dock for iphone / Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 We are in the process of creating a line of very unique charging stations that will allow you to show off your true nerd inside. This one is the 1st of our line that we created that we think any true fan will like and no lawyer will destroy. This idea came from watching two of our favorite shows.. ...
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:01:07 PDT
3D PRINT 4 Fork robot arm ( FULL TUTORIAL ) http://www.instructables.com/id/3-PRINT-4-Fork-robot-arm-FULL-TUTORIAL-/
3D PRINT 4 Fork robot arm ( FULL TUTORIAL ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/XIEK/HKIT8MQC/FHOXIEKHKIT8MQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/XIEK/HKIT8MQC/FHOXIEKHKIT8MQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/XIEK/HKIT8MQC/FHOXIEKHKIT8MQC.SMALL.jpg Cworkshop this instructable will show you how to make 3d print robot arm with 4 forks to design it you need Autodesk 123D Desgin it is free app here link http://www.123dapp.com/design.  you can use Autodesk inventor or Auto CAD too but this instructable is for 123 design if you want to know how to use it here...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:51:09 PDT
Upcycling parts from a Laser Printers Fuser unit. http://www.instructables.com/id/That-heat-shrinking-feeling/
Upcycling parts from a Laser Printers Fuser unit. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/80I5/HCV99SFF/FDX80I5HCV99SFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/80I5/HCV99SFF/FDX80I5HCV99SFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/80I5/HCV99SFF/FDX80I5HCV99SFF.SMALL.gif SilverJimny I stripped down an Epsom C1100 Laser Printer not so long ago, and one of the parts I reclaimed was a 220v 650w heating element. I knew there must be a use for it outside of the printer's Fuser Unit. So I got to thinking. I use heatshrink a lot when making cables or joining wires together, a great e...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 08:30:22 PDT
DIY (Drone It Yourself) Kit v1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drone-It-Yourself-Kit-v10/
DIY (Drone It Yourself) Kit v1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/H2C1/HIUX5GLS/F2LH2C1HIUX5GLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/H2C1/HIUX5GLS/F2LH2C1HIUX5GLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/H2C1/HIUX5GLS/F2LH2C1HIUX5GLS.SMALL.jpg javl The DIY (Drone It Yourself) v1.0 kit offers you the opportunity to turn any object into a drone (or technically, an UAV). The kit consists of multiple parts that are easy to assemble and can be attached to a wide range of different objects. For more advanced uses, you can take the original designs ...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 14:30:38 PDT
3D Printed Custom Rollerblades http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Custom-Rollerblades/
3D Printed Custom Rollerblades - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/FZUD/HINO2GF0/FC8FZUDHINO2GF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/FZUD/HINO2GF0/FC8FZUDHINO2GF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/FZUD/HINO2GF0/FC8FZUDHINO2GF0.SMALL.jpg Mizchief100 This instructable will walk you through creating custom skates made just for you! Through the magic of 3D printing you can make ones shaped perfectly for your feet. Not only that, but they are lighter than normal rollerblades (The pair of printed skates is lighter than my one normal skate which weig...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 17:30:34 PDT
3d printed model rockets & stand http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-model-rockets-stand/
3d printed model rockets & stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/BTSE/HINNZBOD/FHOBTSEHINNZBOD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/BTSE/HINNZBOD/FHOBTSEHINNZBOD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/BTSE/HINNZBOD/FHOBTSEHINNZBOD.SMALL.jpg The Cartographer In this instructable we'll be creating a 3d printed model rocket launching stand, and a 3d printed model rocket. I've made this instructable as simple as I can and it will focus on assembling the 3d printed parts and not on how to create them.  I hope that you enjoy this pastime has much as I do, a...
By: The Cartographer

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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 17:49:44 PDT
Mechanical Pocket Watch for 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Pocket-Watch-for-3D-Print/
Mechanical Pocket Watch for 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/OR5Y/HINNZA9M/FI7OR5YHINNZA9M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/OR5Y/HINNZA9M/FI7OR5YHINNZA9M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/OR5Y/HINNZA9M/FI7OR5YHINNZA9M.SMALL.jpg MattRickS A quick note to say that these are only preliminary images! I will be uploading a video of the watch in action, as well as better renders and more descriptions next week but unfortunately I'm out of time this week. Watch this space to see how it all works! In this instructable I'm going to show yo...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 08:12:32 PDT
Sketchup 3D modelling, file conversion and advice for 3d printing, a short guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketchup-3D-modelling-file-conversion-and-advice-/
Sketchup 3D modelling, file conversion and advice for 3d printing, a short guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/MGJX/HH2VJYKC/F28MGJXHH2VJYKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/MGJX/HH2VJYKC/F28MGJXHH2VJYKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/MGJX/HH2VJYKC/F28MGJXHH2VJYKC.SMALL.jpg resistanceisfutileiflessthan1ohm i noticed this competition relating to 3d printing and thought i should enter partly beacuse i would really like some of the prizes and also because i think that this instructable may help you to improve your 3d modelling and hence animation or 3d printing ability. i shall start with a guide to usin...
By: resistanceisfutileiflessthan1ohm

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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 14:06:52 PDT
3D Printed Personal QR Code Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Personal-QR-Code-Necklace/
3D Printed Personal QR Code Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/HUES/HIGFAXCA/FRGHUESHIGFAXCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/HUES/HIGFAXCA/FRGHUESHIGFAXCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/HUES/HIGFAXCA/FRGHUESHIGFAXCA.SMALL.jpg GeneticCuckoo Want to make a personal item of jewellery? Something unique? Why not make a 3D printed QR code for your favorite website, which can be scanned to allow people you meet on the street to find your blog or desired site, for a very expressive and individual item of jewellery. This can be made in to a k...
By: GeneticCuckoo

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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 00:05:12 PDT
3D Printed Sumo Robot with High Traction Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Sumo-Robot-with-High-Traction-Wheels/
3D Printed Sumo Robot with High Traction Wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/WIV8/HIGFGIR6/F7MWIV8HIGFGIR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/WIV8/HIGFGIR6/F7MWIV8HIGFGIR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/WIV8/HIGFGIR6/F7MWIV8HIGFGIR6.SMALL.jpg kmmarlow The aim was to design and build a lightweight fully autonomous sumo fighting robot for an in University Sumo Bot competition. The robot was required to push, lift opponent’s robot out of the arena. Restrictions: Less than 1000g Fit within a 200mm x 200mm x 300mm (WxLxH) Has to be compl...
By: kmmarlow

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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 04:09:09 PDT
Mini Test Production Run (3 Rings) On Type A Machines Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Test-Production-Run-3-Rings-On-Type-A-Machi/
Mini Test Production Run (3 Rings) On Type A Machines Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KP3D/HI3TSLTO/FLPKP3DHI3TSLTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KP3D/HI3TSLTO/FLPKP3DHI3TSLTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KP3D/HI3TSLTO/FLPKP3DHI3TSLTO.SMALL.jpg sflettering This instructable discusses how to do a production run on a 3D Printer. A Production run or in this case a 50% production run is used to determine what it will take to print multiple objects with a consistent quality.  The steps in this instructable will review  1) how to use KiSSlicer to duplicat...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 12:14:22 PDT
Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing with the Objet Connex 500: How to Build a Missile Launcher Tank (and Clean the Mess you Made in the Process) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-3D-Printing-with-the-Objet-Con/
Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing with the Objet Connex 500: How to Build a Missile Launcher Tank (and Clean the Mess you Made in the Process) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer The Objet Connex 500 3D Printer... an arcane, magic and amazing Hi-Tech masterpiece, capable of 3D printing high detailed prototypes. Knowing how to operate this marvelous device is a secret only known by a few chosen ones. And now you, my fellow reader, have this mystic guide in your hands... Yes,...
By: M.C. Langer

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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:38:28 PDT
Gyrobot for 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Gyrobot-for-3D-Print/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/RTXT/HI3TYUR7/FAKRTXTHI3TYUR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/RTXT/HI3TYUR7/FAKRTXTHI3TYUR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/RTXT/HI3TYUR7/FAKRTXTHI3TYUR7.SMALL.jpg polkijain PLEASE VOTE UP THERE ^ Made In Autodesk Maya A stunning robot with an attitude hair-look Wheels can be printed separately and pinned up for locomotion (if innovated, can be made alive using few electronic components) FIND ATTACHMENT BELOW CONTAINING .RAR FILE COMPRESSED(containing .obj file for dir...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 06:55:19 PDT
3D Printing Can Be Fragile And Break in thin areas http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Can-Be-Fragile-And-Break-in-thin-areas/
3D Printing Can Be Fragile And Break in thin areas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3JP9/HI3TKFJI/FCL3JP9HI3TKFJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3JP9/HI3TKFJI/FCL3JP9HI3TKFJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3JP9/HI3TKFJI/FCL3JP9HI3TKFJI.SMALL.jpg sflettering This instructable shows off the accuracy of a 2 part print and also a reminder that when printing parts that are spirals you are likely to break them with very little pressure. Here the entire piece is solid but the sides of the bottom part were very brittle and ended up breaking. When I tested out...
By: sflettering

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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 11:07:56 PDT
Lessons Learned 3D Printing A Customized Iphone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Lessons-Learned-3D-Printing-A-Customized-Iphone-Ca/
Lessons Learned 3D Printing A Customized Iphone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/5LXN/HI3TYMI5/F8R5LXNHI3TYMI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/5LXN/HI3TYMI5/F8R5LXNHI3TYMI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/5LXN/HI3TYMI5/F8R5LXNHI3TYMI5.SMALL.jpg sflettering This instructable will review the steps necessary to use thingiverse.com customizer app to customize a 3D printable iphone case from your browser. The features in the model and the customizer app guides you in your customization with 3 options. 1) what model of iphone 4 / 4S / 5 2) normal or sturdy...
By: sflettering

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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 10:27:52 PDT
3D Print and Animate Yourself http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-and-Animate-Yourself/
3D Print and Animate Yourself - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/GSAG/HH2VO59K/FX1GSAGHH2VO59K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/GSAG/HH2VO59K/FX1GSAGHH2VO59K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/GSAG/HH2VO59K/FX1GSAGHH2VO59K.SMALL.jpg Spartan H45 This instructable aims to show you the step-by-step process of takin a full-body scan and manipulating into any different position for a 3D print. I made the steps as short as possible, so anyone would be able to perform their own 3D scan easily. Also, I thought some people would be interested in a...
By: Spartan H45

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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 09:26:27 PDT