Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d printing http://www.instructables.com Fri, 3 Jul 2015 05:38:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Printing in 3D with sandstone using Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-in-3D-with-sandstone-using-Blender/
Printing in 3D with sandstone using Blender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/LJP0/IBKMKTCV/F3CLJP0IBKMKTCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/LJP0/IBKMKTCV/F3CLJP0IBKMKTCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/LJP0/IBKMKTCV/F3CLJP0IBKMKTCV.SMALL.jpg Londonleistone Today I am going to show how to use Blender to color a 3D model and print it in color using the sandstone material.This video is not going to be about building the model just about hot to paint it and get it ready to print. I am going to give you a blender file with skull I am working on however it...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 04:57:11 PDT
Installing a spill guard over Ember's ring bearing http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-spill-guard-over-Embers-ring-bearing/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:30:00 PDT
DIY Security Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Security-Camera/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:04:25 PDT
Adjusting for changes in light intensity with the Ember printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjusting-for-changes-in-light-intensity-with-the-/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 16:10:50 PDT
Making 3d Gears for Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-3d-Gears-for-Printing/
Making 3d Gears for Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/P5KC/IBDI4SMI/FOKP5KCIBDI4SMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/P5KC/IBDI4SMI/FOKP5KCIBDI4SMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/P5KC/IBDI4SMI/FOKP5KCIBDI4SMI.SMALL.jpg blanius If you have ever need to create a gear to 3d print you may have been frustrated as I was. Turns out you can with only free tools.Inkscape is a Vector Image creation and editor tool that is free and it happens to have a GEAR extension built in. But it's only 2d so how do we create a printable 3d gear...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 09:32:44 PDT
3D Print Salvage http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Salvage/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 05:00:15 PDT
3D Printing Puzzle Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Puzzle-Pen/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 02:09:15 PDT
Clear Surface Finish for Ember Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Clear-Surface-Finish-for-Ember-Prints/
Clear Surface Finish for Ember Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/RY1G/IBAAO0US/F62RY1GIBAAO0US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/RY1G/IBAAO0US/F62RY1GIBAAO0US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/RY1G/IBAAO0US/F62RY1GIBAAO0US.SMALL.jpg rg62 Have you ever noticed how shiny and clear your Ember 3D prints look when they've just been printed? And how dull and cloudy they can look after they've been cleaned? Well here's a way you can restore that "just printed" look. Clear Sailing The attached model of a pair of lenses looks like this ...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:25:51 PDT
Get off the couch, with Arduino, 3d printed enclosure and programmed with Embrio http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-off-the-couch-with-Arduino-3dprinted-enclosure/
Get off the couch, with Arduino, 3d printed enclosure and programmed with Embrio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/JRW1/IB8Q2F5H/FELJRW1IB8Q2F5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/JRW1/IB8Q2F5H/FELJRW1IB8Q2F5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/JRW1/IB8Q2F5H/FELJRW1IB8Q2F5H.SMALL.jpg blanius The basic Idea is to create something that can detect when my dogs get on the couch when I'm not there and "encourage them to get off". This is accomplished with A Passive Ifrared sensor, and making noises that the dogs don't like.I saw another similar project that used a child's toy but I wanted to...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:18:30 PDT
Sketchup tricks for 3D printed parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketchup-tricks-for-3D-printed-parts/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 01:33:11 PDT
3D Printed Drive Wheel Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Drive-Wheel-Adapter/
3D Printed Drive Wheel Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/CQJN/IB8IEO04/FUXCQJNIB8IEO04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/CQJN/IB8IEO04/FUXCQJNIB8IEO04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/CQJN/IB8IEO04/FUXCQJNIB8IEO04.SMALL.jpg dellinger This project came about to fill a need for an entry into the Power Racing Series from my local makerspace, The Maker Station. In the process of hacking a child-size ride-on vehicle into a vehicle capable of being raced around by adults, you come across numerous problems you have to solve. In this ca...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:59:43 PDT
3D-Printed Glasses Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Glasses-Holder/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:55:55 PDT
3D Printed Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Pen/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:59:42 PDT
How to 3D Print Stylish Parametric Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-3D-Print-Stylish-Parametric-Shoes/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:13:29 PDT
Personalized 3D Printed PEZ Dispensers http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-3D-Printed-PEZ-Dispensers/
Personalized 3D Printed PEZ Dispensers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/EX5D/IB8I61KW/FGQEX5DIB8I61KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/EX5D/IB8I61KW/FGQEX5DIB8I61KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/EX5D/IB8I61KW/FGQEX5DIB8I61KW.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer In case you haven't been getting your daily dose of nostalgia lately, I present to you Personalized 3D Printed PEZ Dispensers! We all remember PEZ. As a child of the 90's, these candy dispensers were gifted to me quite frequently growing up. While I've always had a bit of a sweet tooth, the PEZ disp...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:10:17 PDT
Better 3D Printing: A Gaelic Box with All In One Twist Latch Using Minimal Support http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-3D-Printing-A-Gaelic-Box-with-All-In-One-Tw/
Better 3D Printing: A Gaelic Box with All In One Twist Latch Using Minimal Support - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/QRSG/IB86G9Y5/FKGQRSGIB86G9Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/QRSG/IB86G9Y5/FKGQRSGIB86G9Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/QRSG/IB86G9Y5/FKGQRSGIB86G9Y5.SMALL.jpg walshlg The goal of this Instructable is to help you make better 3d prints in-spite of specific limitations of your printer and general limitations of fused deposition filament printing.To get the most from our printing we need to:1) Know Our Software. Learn it, especially your modeling software, its diff...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:33:07 PDT
3D Printing Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Basics/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:12:15 PDT
Customizable Marble Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Marble-Machine/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:50:14 PDT
3D Printed Business Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Business-Cards/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:19:24 PDT
Floor to Ceiling Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Floor-to-Ceiling-Clamp/
Floor to Ceiling Clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/TOQA/IB7BCQ7O/F1JTOQAIB7BCQ7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/TOQA/IB7BCQ7O/F1JTOQAIB7BCQ7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/TOQA/IB7BCQ7O/F1JTOQAIB7BCQ7O.SMALL.jpg Robglacier This is an Instructable about how to make your own lightweight Floor to Ceiling Clamp.A Floor to Ceiling Clamp is basically two poles which are being pushed apart by the force of a mechanism. This pushing force locks the upright poles between the floor and ceiling allowing you to easily mount almost...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 01:34:52 PDT
3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Mini-USB-Vacuum-Cleaner/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:40:38 PDT
UNPLUGGED: Security & Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Unplugged/
UNPLUGGED: Security & Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/KFHZ/IB7RP6JY/FDZKFHZIB7RP6JY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/KFHZ/IB7RP6JY/FDZKFHZIB7RP6JY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/KFHZ/IB7RP6JY/FDZKFHZIB7RP6JY.SMALL.jpg Armadilo3 This cover plug it´s a project that was created with security in mind, as well as home decor, and of course the revolution of 3D printing that lets you to customize. Take measurements of the wall outlet To begin with, make sure you get the interior as well as the exterior measurements for the wa...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:10:14 PDT
How to Model and Print a Sneaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Model-and-Print-a-Sneaker/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 21:03:33 PDT
Battery Pack for Mobile 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Pack-for-Mobile-3D-Printing/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:36:29 PDT
Pneumatic Engine - 3D Print a V2 Air Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Pneumatic-Engine-3D-Print-a-V2-Air-Engine/
Pneumatic Engine - 3D Print a V2 Air Engine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9REJ/IB6CCAQV/FN09REJIB6CCAQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9REJ/IB6CCAQV/FN09REJIB6CCAQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9REJ/IB6CCAQV/FN09REJIB6CCAQV.SMALL.jpg DesktopWorkshop In this Instructable, we'll look at how to 3D print your own working V2 Pneumatic Engine. This type of engine relies on compressed air pushing down pistons connected to a crankshaft to produce rotational movement. The style of the engine is a 45 degree V2.I've been working on creating a 3D printable...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 15:08:00 PDT
Stick that 3D Print! http://www.instructables.com/id/Stick-that-3D-Print/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 14:18:35 PDT
Distance controller for height adjustable table http://www.instructables.com/id/Force-Table-Distance-controller-for-height-adjusta/
Distance controller for height adjustable table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/K7N2/IB6C5BH9/FSFK7N2IB6C5BH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/K7N2/IB6C5BH9/FSFK7N2IB6C5BH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/K7N2/IB6C5BH9/FSFK7N2IB6C5BH9.SMALL.jpg joakimc This simple Arduino driven mod makes it possible to control your height adjustable table by using "the force". Simply hold your hand close to the controller to lower the table and a bit higher to raise it. It's an awesome way to get some magic into your everyday office life and I hope you will enjo...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 07:02:54 PDT
Studded Cup Cozy : flexible 3d printed studded belt for my cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Studded-Cup-Cozy-flexible-3d-printed-studded-belt-/
Studded Cup Cozy : flexible 3d printed studded belt for my cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/4OPE/IB4A5VRV/FYS4OPEIB4A5VRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/4OPE/IB4A5VRV/FYS4OPEIB4A5VRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/4OPE/IB4A5VRV/FYS4OPEIB4A5VRV.SMALL.jpg mpinner i wanted to create a cozy for my favorite drinking cup. this personalizes it, creates nice insulation, and covers up unsightly company logos.i decided to start experimenting with flexible filament for our 3d printer. i wanted to create patterns that had nice flexible portions and cool textures like ...
By: mpinner

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 21:19:10 PDT
Versatile Flickering Love Lamp :) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Versatile-Flickering-Love-Lamp-/
Versatile Flickering Love Lamp :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/TASL/IB4A7MG8/FFXTASLIB4A7MG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/TASL/IB4A7MG8/FFXTASLIB4A7MG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/TASL/IB4A7MG8/FFXTASLIB4A7MG8.SMALL.jpg Keith Aquilina We are going to make an array of 20 LEDs which flicker and make your room seem like it is lit with a fire or candles! Perfect for that romantic night in :)To power it, we are going to use the increasingly popular 5V USB charger.You can decide to print out the whole lamp or just the part that holds t...
By: Keith Aquilina

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 20:58:34 PDT
Deskbot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Deskbot/
Deskbot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SMALL.jpg dstech Hey guys! My goal for this instructable is to document my first ever robot build! I hope that it will be easy, clear and well written enough for even a complete beginner and electronics novice to follow. The robot itself is simple and follows a general design of many arduino robots and first robots,...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 13:59:00 PDT
3D Printing a complex figurine http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-a-complex-figurine/
3D Printing a complex figurine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/7S2F/IB49YT58/F1W7S2FIB49YT58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/7S2F/IB49YT58/F1W7S2FIB49YT58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/7S2F/IB49YT58/F1W7S2FIB49YT58.SMALL.jpg 3dmaker91 We all know how fascinating 3D printing is.For product designers, it's a dream making machine. It literally is like taking your thoughts out of your head and holding it in your hands. Now that's an empowering feeling for an individual like you and me.In spite of 3D printing technology being so aweso...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 06:47:14 PDT
Locking Directional Hinge http://www.instructables.com/id/Locking-Directional-Hinge/
Locking Directional Hinge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/EV4O/IB6CDEAS/F01EV4OIB6CDEAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/EV4O/IB6CDEAS/F01EV4OIB6CDEAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/EV4O/IB6CDEAS/F01EV4OIB6CDEAS.SMALL.jpg Sjbaker2 This can be built on a FDM or SLS machine with materials such as ABS and iron. The hinge also has the ability to reverse the free moving direction and locking direction. The change in direction can be accomplished by the pushing the axis to the other side like a button. This design cannot be put ...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 21:52:34 PDT
Parametric VR headset http://www.instructables.com/id/Parametric-VR-headset/
Parametric VR headset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/BRVA/IB4AHV01/F9QBRVAIB4AHV01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/BRVA/IB4AHV01/F9QBRVAIB4AHV01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/BRVA/IB4AHV01/F9QBRVAIB4AHV01.SMALL.jpg BenjaminE4 This is a parametric VR headset, the idea comes from google cardboard, but this one is cool because you can make it fit your own face phone and lenses, so you have no need to go out and by anything. I have a video on youtube that will explain how it all works.VIDEO This is meant to be used with goog...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 21:17:45 PDT
Icing 3d printer project from scratch: "icearator" http://www.instructables.com/id/Icing-3d-printer-project-from-scratch-icearator/
Icing 3d printer project from scratch: "icearator" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/7O1F/IB22ECNC/FLG7O1FIB22ECNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/7O1F/IB22ECNC/FLG7O1FIB22ECNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/7O1F/IB22ECNC/FLG7O1FIB22ECNC.SMALL.jpg bravoechonovember1 This was one of the hardest projects I have built. Through out the project I broke 2 arduinos 2 stepper motors and lost the plunger for the eyedropper so if you see something different it probably is different.I know everyone is going to say that isn't a 3D printer it doesn't have a z axis! but ther...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:10:22 PDT
PANDA- THE ULTIMATE CLEANING ROBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/PANDA-THE-ULTIMATE-CLEANING-ROBOT/
PANDA- THE ULTIMATE CLEANING ROBOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 Hi, this project is dedicated to my son for whom will be born in the coming month, so I named it after my son's nickname "Panda". This is an improved version of cleaning robot with robust features of cleaning such as air suction, sweeper and roller brush. It randomly picks it direction to move, obst...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:12:53 PDT
Dollo 3D: Self replicating 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollo-3D/
Dollo 3D: Self replicating 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/M6CK/IB2267ZB/FKVM6CKIB2267ZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/M6CK/IB2267ZB/FKVM6CKIB2267ZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/M6CK/IB2267ZB/FKVM6CKIB2267ZB.SMALL.jpg BenjaminE4 INTROa fully printed 3D printermake sure you grab all of the files from https://github.com/benbeezy/dollo it includes all of the .scad and .stl files along with custom firmware for your electronics board. If you need the files in any other format just let me know and I will export them in whatever w...
By: BenjaminE4

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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:14:26 PDT
3D Printing a Transparent Sphericon http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-a-Transparent-Sphericon/
3D Printing a Transparent Sphericon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TDY6/IB0MMA0Z/FHQTDY6IB0MMA0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TDY6/IB0MMA0Z/FHQTDY6IB0MMA0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TDY6/IB0MMA0Z/FHQTDY6IB0MMA0Z.SMALL.jpg rotormind A "sphericon" is a pleasing 3-dimensional shape formed by joining four half-cones. It is a "developable" shape, meaning that all parts of it touch a flat surface it is rolled on, and it has an interesting wobbly motion when it rolls. We'll make the shape by halves, in Autodesk Inventor. Making th...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 15:39:22 PDT
Using 3D printers for Animal Rights Activism http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Hiden-Powers-Animal-Rights-Activism/
Using 3D printers for Animal Rights Activism - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/EKJT/IB0MSJG8/FZEEKJTIB0MSJG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/EKJT/IB0MSJG8/FZEEKJTIB0MSJG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/EKJT/IB0MSJG8/FZEEKJTIB0MSJG8.SMALL.jpg aldricnegrier The objective of this instructable is to help create awareness regarding the Animal Rights issue, help trigger change in consciousness, and by doing so, we can slowly help restore the respect and freedom non human animals deserve, and had before we arrived and started enslaving/exploiting them in...
By: aldricnegrier

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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:06:56 PDT
3D Scanning with Microsoft Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Scanning-with-Microsoft-Kinect/
3D Scanning with Microsoft Kinect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/XMAZ/IB226WSF/FL4XMAZIB226WSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/XMAZ/IB226WSF/FL4XMAZIB226WSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/XMAZ/IB226WSF/FL4XMAZIB226WSF.SMALL.jpg mathewpike So you have a 3D printer. You have run out of things to print from Thingiverse and are looking for something new.Why don't you 3D scan your own objects and print miniature versions?!?With a cheap 3D scanner you could recreate objects in your house to make a miniature doll house for your kids, or tin...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:10:05 PDT
3D Printed Kayak Paddle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Kayak-Paddle-Holder/
3D Printed Kayak Paddle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/B36N/IAY1L6IB/FL4B36NIAY1L6IB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/B36N/IAY1L6IB/FL4B36NIAY1L6IB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/B36N/IAY1L6IB/FL4B36NIAY1L6IB.SMALL.jpg AlysonM This Instructable outlines the process used to create a 3D printed kayak paddle holder for those times when you just want to float. Design The first step in creating anything is to design it. Here you lay out what you want the object to be able to accomplish and how you are going to make that ha...
By: AlysonM

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 13:39:35 PDT
Using Printcraft for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Printcraft-for-3D-Printing/
Using Printcraft for 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/OAJ3/IAZ70POC/F8OOAJ3IAZ70POC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/OAJ3/IAZ70POC/F8OOAJ3IAZ70POC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/OAJ3/IAZ70POC/F8OOAJ3IAZ70POC.SMALL.jpg Maker66 3D printing can be a lot of fun. There are so many free printables on sites like Thingiverse that you will never run out of things to print. But what if you would rather print your own original object? Sketchup and blender are great drawing programs that are available for free, but they can take a l...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:10:20 PDT
Material Speculation: ISIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Material-Speculation-ISIS/
Material Speculation: ISIS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SMALL.jpg morehshin (This is an in-progess research and project. As I continue the development of the project, I will be completing and editing this text. You can also look for more updates on my website.)“Material Speculation” is a digital fabrication and 3D printing project by Morehshin Allahyari that inspects Petrop...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 21:27:36 PDT
Using the Intel Edison on a Cold Gas Reaction Control System for a Sounding Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-Intel-Edison-on-a-Cold-Gas-Reaction-Cont/
Using the Intel Edison on a Cold Gas Reaction Control System for a Sounding Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/JYEL/IAXRUAKE/F53JYELIAXRUAKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/JYEL/IAXRUAKE/F53JYELIAXRUAKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/JYEL/IAXRUAKE/F53JYELIAXRUAKE.SMALL.jpg BrentleyW What's the purpose of making a reaction control system?Conventional attitude control systems for amateur rockets used attached fins, which offer passive stability control. To perform active stabilization and maneuvers, servo-motor controlled fins are used in lower atmosphere.Due to low air density ...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 11:18:57 PDT
3D Printed Enclosure for a 7" LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Enclosure-for-a-7/
3D Printed Enclosure for a 7" LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/A2QE/IAWCC1XW/FNTA2QEIAWCC1XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/A2QE/IAWCC1XW/FNTA2QEIAWCC1XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/A2QE/IAWCC1XW/FNTA2QEIAWCC1XW.SMALL.jpg JasonChang Hello my fellows from the internet, time ago I bought a 7" LCD screen that I wanted to use with my Raspberry Pi. It came just the LCD and its driver, so I was thinking to built it an enclosure to make it mobile. I designed on solidworks, and it was my first experience using a 3d printer. :)The STL f...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 22:16:58 PDT
3D printed DIY Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Mouse/
3D printed DIY Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/378C/IATHPE4D/FSG378CIATHPE4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/378C/IATHPE4D/FSG378CIATHPE4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/378C/IATHPE4D/FSG378CIATHPE4D.SMALL.jpg machinest Mouse is a commoditized product available for dirt cheap cost these days (Amazon Basics mouse $5). So why would you want a DO-IT-YOURSELF mouse. Well, I wanted to explore 3D printing and how it can be used for making something that is useful on an everyday basis. Mouse is a perfect object which let ...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:01:44 PDT
Hold Your Hot Drinks Using Your 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Hold-Your-Hot-Drinks-Using-Your-3D-Printer/
Hold Your Hot Drinks Using Your 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/W4UP/IAWC3E4E/FE9W4UPIAWC3E4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/W4UP/IAWC3E4E/FE9W4UPIAWC3E4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/W4UP/IAWC3E4E/FE9W4UPIAWC3E4E.SMALL.jpg PwrIn In this short instructable, we will use the might power of our 3D printer to make ourselves a hot cup colder.The filling for this cup holder doesn't really matter. The side that touches the cup itself will be coated with Silicon to prevent the cup from sliding away.The cup holder is made out of litt...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 09:31:41 PDT
How to save a warping 3D print (mid print!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-save-a-warping-3D-print-mid-print/
How to save a warping 3D print (mid print!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/J00W/IATHTBYV/F4QJ00WIATHTBYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/J00W/IATHTBYV/F4QJ00WIATHTBYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/J00W/IATHTBYV/F4QJ00WIATHTBYV.SMALL.jpg jabelone There is nothing worse then being halfway through a 4 hour print and realising the print has started warping off of the build plate. This has happened many times before with ABS so instead of frustratingly hitting the kill button and restarting, I started thinking of solutions. Then it to me, a ro...
By: jabelone

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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 03:25:45 PDT
Soldering Station for 3D Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Station-for-3D-Makers/
Soldering Station for 3D Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/1S9L/IATHOG4Q/FUX1S9LIATHOG4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/1S9L/IATHOG4Q/FUX1S9LIATHOG4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/1S9L/IATHOG4Q/FUX1S9LIATHOG4Q.SMALL.jpg andysus Hello :)This is my first very instructables, for this instructables you will need a 3D printer and this files and other objects. Light - Assembly and Soldering For the light you will print: Solder Station - Luce-1.stl Solder Station - Top Luce-1.STLthe materials: some screws wires switch a led o...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 14:13:06 PDT
Customizable Low-Poly Vase (With Grasshopper Walk-through!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Low-Poly-Vase-With-Grasshopper-Walk-t/
Customizable Low-Poly Vase (With Grasshopper Walk-through!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UPZ4/IAUWVCGV/FHWUPZ4IAUWVCGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UPZ4/IAUWVCGV/FHWUPZ4IAUWVCGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UPZ4/IAUWVCGV/FHWUPZ4IAUWVCGV.SMALL.jpg stephanie_ Hello World! Thanks for checking out my first ever instructable, created for the 3D Printing Contest. I'm going to show you the process used to create a parametric, low poly-count vase that you can not only download and 3D-print, but also completely customize through the use of eight adjustable se...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 13:26:32 PDT
3D print ABS on a cold bed and onto any material http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-print-ABS-on-a-cold-bed-and-onto-any-material/
3D print ABS on a cold bed and onto any material - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/QBS8/IARFKGL1/FLCQBS8IARFKGL1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/QBS8/IARFKGL1/FLCQBS8IARFKGL1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/QBS8/IARFKGL1/FLCQBS8IARFKGL1.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m This a two part Instructable.The first part is about BuildTak and the second about using plastic primer to print on any surface you like.BuildTak? Never heard of it....No wonder as the product is quite new and most manufacturers of 3D printers won't include it when you buy one.Some don't even list i...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 04:56:02 PDT