Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d print http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:03:05 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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...
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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 ...
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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...
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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/
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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/
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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...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:26:16 PST
XMAS Penguin Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/XMAS-Penguin-Ornament/
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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...
By: Afritlabs

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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/
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By: mscharch

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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...
By: treyes4

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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:16:13 PDT
Make a 3D Printed Mask from Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-Printed-Mask-from-Photos/
Make a 3D Printed Mask from Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/KDPT/I1XEKXZ7/F55KDPTI1XEKXZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/KDPT/I1XEKXZ7/F55KDPTI1XEKXZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/KDPT/I1XEKXZ7/F55KDPTI1XEKXZ7.SMALL.jpg susanprice This project began as an experiment with friends to create a 3D printed mask for Halloween. We did the photo shoot on Halloween afternoon and had a printed mask before dark. I uploaded about a dozen photos from the shoot to 123D Catch. Although the mesh was full of bumps and other weird protrusion...
By: susanprice

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:58:51 PDT
Make more of Modio with Meshmixer and 123D http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-more-of-Modio-with-Meshmixer-and-123D/
Make more of Modio with Meshmixer and 123D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/6AW0/I1TR3SX7/F136AW0I1TR3SX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/6AW0/I1TR3SX7/F136AW0I1TR3SX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/6AW0/I1TR3SX7/F136AW0I1TR3SX7.SMALL.jpg gpvillamil Modio is a great mobile app that lets you design articulated creatures and make them on a 3D printer. It's a lot of fun to use on iOS and Android, and pretty much guarantees excellent results.However, what if you want to make an extra-special creature, going beyond the parts in the app? Say you want...
By: gpvillamil

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:56:51 PDT
Quick Start Guide: Makerbot Digitizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Start-Guide-Makerbot-Digitizer/
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By: azelinskie

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:52:27 PDT
3D Printed Princess Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Princess-Tower/
3D Printed Princess Tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/2U3F/I1OTX7E0/FV32U3FI1OTX7E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/2U3F/I1OTX7E0/FV32U3FI1OTX7E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/2U3F/I1OTX7E0/FV32U3FI1OTX7E0.SMALL.jpg spencer.matthew.brady Don't you love it when science and fantasy meet? Learn how to get your own scale model of a favorite princess's tower (provided you have access to a 3D printer) Model the tower. This tower was modeled in Blender, which is a free open source modeling software, great for things that have a more o...
By: spencer.matthew.brady

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:17:16 PDT
A Multicolor LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Multicolor-LED-Lamp/
A Multicolor LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/VQ9A/I1NUJ015/FW7VQ9AI1NUJ015.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/VQ9A/I1NUJ015/FW7VQ9AI1NUJ015.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/VQ9A/I1NUJ015/FW7VQ9AI1NUJ015.SMALL.jpg evilADevil This project, my first one documented here at Instructables, will allow to create a fancy programmable Multicolor LED Lamp, using a 3D printed case, some plexiglass bars, a microcontroller based circuit and a ring of leds.I came up with the idea to create this lamp after having bought a few componen...
By: evilADevil

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:53:28 PDT
DIY ARDUINO FLIGHT CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ARDUINO-FLIGHT-CONTROLLER/
DIY ARDUINO FLIGHT CONTROLLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/6PBS/I1U37E4G/FYM6PBSI1U37E4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/6PBS/I1U37E4G/FYM6PBSI1U37E4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/6PBS/I1U37E4G/FYM6PBSI1U37E4G.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Lets build an Arduino based flight controller that can do wireless PID tuning, Orientation lock and altitude hold and position lock with the help of A GPS. Ok So this DIY flight controller is an educational Arduino based module. It's simple to make, easy to program and is a great project for experie...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:44:26 PDT
ADD routes to your 3D print to make it light up http://www.instructables.com/id/ADD-routes-to-your-3D-print-to-make-it-light-up/
ADD routes to your 3D print to make it light up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/6E8J/I1FQ8AZS/F2T6E8JI1FQ8AZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/6E8J/I1FQ8AZS/F2T6E8JI1FQ8AZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/6E8J/I1FQ8AZS/F2T6E8JI1FQ8AZS.SMALL.jpg SebastianKerner What we want to achieve:Hello DYI'ers in this instructable i´m gonna show you how to add routes and compartments to your 3D prints.With this you´ll be able to add LED / electronics to make it the perfect accessory right in time before Halloween.For this tutorial and as example i´ll use a 3D model o...
By: SebastianKerner

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:56:49 PDT
3D Printed Microcontroller Dice Roller http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Microcontroller-Dice-Roller/
3D Printed Microcontroller Dice Roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/48U4/I11YUGH5/F4148U4I11YUGH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/48U4/I11YUGH5/F4148U4I11YUGH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/48U4/I11YUGH5/F4148U4I11YUGH5.SMALL.jpg Will_W_76 This is a just-for-fun project I did in the Digilent MakerSpace. Usually whenever I play board games I use a dice-rolling smartphone app since dice are so easy to lose. I thought I would try making my own hardware version though. It turned out really well and was a lot of fun. In this Instructable I...
By: Will_W_76

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:37:54 PDT
How to Dye Your Nylon 3D Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dye-Your-Nylon-3D-Prints/
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By: colleenjordan

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:25:44 PDT
12 Inch Mazinger Z aka Tranzor Z http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Inch-Mazinger-Z-aka-Tranzor-Z/
12 Inch Mazinger Z aka Tranzor Z - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/EA1X/I155VOHZ/FPPEA1XI155VOHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/EA1X/I155VOHZ/FPPEA1XI155VOHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/EA1X/I155VOHZ/FPPEA1XI155VOHZ.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 This is a special project for me.. I grew up in Mexico till i was 11 years old so this Cartoon was actually known as Mazinger Z. However, i found that here in the states was known as Tranzor and was pretty famous here too. Anyways when i was little these kinda toys were not cheap and were not common...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 12:01:00 PDT
3D Printed Quadcopter with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Quadcopter-with-Arduino/
3D Printed Quadcopter with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/T3TO/I1941GSS/FGMT3TOI1941GSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/T3TO/I1941GSS/FGMT3TOI1941GSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/T3TO/I1941GSS/FGMT3TOI1941GSS.SMALL.jpg Nolan5454 Lately the news has been buzzing with stories of drone technology. Be it for delivery, recreation, or military purposes, unmanned flight is the future of aviation. Beginning in December 2013, I began working on a drone with several of my friends. We have created a drone that is 100% our own design. ...
By: Nolan5454

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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 05:50:08 PDT
Universal 3D-print Filament Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-3D-print-Filament-Filter/
Universal 3D-print Filament Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/E2EH/I10JEO2G/FOIE2EHI10JEO2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/E2EH/I10JEO2G/FOIE2EHI10JEO2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/E2EH/I10JEO2G/FOIE2EHI10JEO2G.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools This small accessory can protect your FFF 3D printer filament from two common issues - cleaning and lubrication.A sponge wipes the filament clean from any dust particles and prevents them clogging the extruder. By dropping a few drops of common mineral oil on the sponge the filament passing through ...
By: CreativeTools

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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:51:28 PDT
Ultimate Graffiti Reaper Designer toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Graffiti-Reaper-Designer-toys/
Ultimate Graffiti Reaper Designer toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/2ZWE/I0R0VI9X/FO62ZWEI0R0VI9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/2ZWE/I0R0VI9X/FO62ZWEI0R0VI9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/2ZWE/I0R0VI9X/FO62ZWEI0R0VI9X.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 I been Designing Toys for a little while Some of my earliest work has been a 3D Printed Spray Can character that like to spray graffiti work with it's own tiny spray can. I made numerous variations of this guy in Many different sizes.. This time i wanted to try something with skulls and graffiti.. A...
By: mstyle183

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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 07:51:18 PDT
prepare 3d model for 3d print http://www.instructables.com/id/prepare-3d-model-for-3d-print/
prepare 3d model for 3d print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/KM85/I0R0UQBU/FL2KM85I0R0UQBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/KM85/I0R0UQBU/FL2KM85I0R0UQBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/KM85/I0R0UQBU/FL2KM85I0R0UQBU.SMALL.jpg morphonaut Hey there,In this instructable. I'm going to show you how to prepare your 3d models in zbrush so you can print them without any errors. Sculpting your character Choose your favorite character and sculpt it in zbrush. I'm not going to show you how to sculpt in zbrush in this instructbale because...
By: morphonaut

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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 20:36:49 PDT
Water Works: 3D prints of the San Francisco Water System with Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Works-3D-prints-of-the-San-Francisco-Water-S/
Water Works: 3D prints of the San Francisco Water System with Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/R6QG/I0DOIWFB/FM3R6QGI0DOIWFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/R6QG/I0DOIWFB/FM3R6QGI0DOIWFB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/R6QG/I0DOIWFB/FM3R6QGI0DOIWFB.SMALL.jpg scottkildall Water Works is a data-visualization and mapping of the San Francisco water infrastructure: the pipes, hydrants and treatment plants that comprise the circulatory network of the city.For this project, I've created three 3D prints mounted on a wood-etched map based on infrastructure data. They are the...
By: scottkildall

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:47:56 PDT
Slipcast Mold Creation: 3D Model, 3D Print, Plaster Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Slipcast-Mold-Creation-3D-Model-3D-Print-Plaster-M/
Slipcast Mold Creation: 3D Model, 3D Print, Plaster Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/J5W1/I0A56HEY/FZ9J5W1I0A56HEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/J5W1/I0A56HEY/FZ9J5W1I0A56HEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/J5W1/I0A56HEY/FZ9J5W1I0A56HEY.SMALL.jpg crumbtrail This is the first phase in a long (ongoing) process that will allow me to produce many copies of a ceramic lamp prototype. I started the prototyping process thinking I was simply going to prove out the feasibility and structural integrity of a much larger model. But I liked the smaller version so mu...
By: crumbtrail

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:27:37 PDT
How to do recursive-like modeling in Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-recursive-like-modeling-in-Tinkercad/
How to do recursive-like modeling in Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/IDRA/HZZRJPA1/FCNIDRAHZZRJPA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/IDRA/HZZRJPA1/FCNIDRAHZZRJPA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/IDRA/HZZRJPA1/FCNIDRAHZZRJPA1.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist I really love the look of recursive math-y things, but as of now I can't program (or math) nearly well enough. But I still want to make cool, fractally-weird stuff. Duuuuude. Fractals. So you think recursive models are neat but can't code worth a lick I really love the look of recursive math-y th...
By: Ladycartoonist

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:54:00 PDT
3D-printable coffee table (coaster) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printable-coffee-table-coaster/
3D-printable coffee table (coaster) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/YI4J/HZDYF5RE/FNRYI4JHZDYF5RE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/YI4J/HZDYF5RE/FNRYI4JHZDYF5RE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/YI4J/HZDYF5RE/FNRYI4JHZDYF5RE.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools This miniature model of a coffee table is made to be used in dollhouses or as a unique coffee cup coaster for your desktop.The tabletop, frame and legs are designed to be 3D-printed and assembled with glue-less snap-fit joints. Download the 3D-files and 3D-print them Download the STL files in thi...
By: CreativeTools

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:44:12 PDT