Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d printing http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:59:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Printing Hollow Delicate Objects Using an Objet500 Connex 3D Printers (or, how to export STL files from Fusion 360) http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-Hollow-Delicate-Objects-Using-the-Objet-3/
Printing Hollow Delicate Objects Using an Objet500 Connex 3D Printers (or, how to export STL files from Fusion 360) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/YGJ0/HTZ3F2D1/FLCYGJ0HTZ3F2D1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/YGJ0/HTZ3F2D1/FLCYGJ0HTZ3F2D1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/YGJ0/HTZ3F2D1/FLCYGJ0HTZ3F2D1.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan This is a short guide with a couple of tips and tricks to successfully print delicate hollow objects using the Objet500 Connex 3D Printers. Making a delicate shape Draw a shape. Any shape.I chose to draw a Quadball and elongate it along one of its axis. It kind of looks like an egg.Then, I tur...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:58:10 PDT
My Own Personal Chess Set (or, how to import and scale SVG files into Fusion 360, and use them to create solid bodies) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Own-Personal-Chess-Set-or-how-to-import-and-sca/
My Own Personal Chess Set (or, how to import and scale SVG files into Fusion 360, and use them to create solid bodies) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OQTZ/HTTMZJGG/F4SOQTZHTTMZJGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OQTZ/HTTMZJGG/F4SOQTZHTTMZJGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OQTZ/HTTMZJGG/F4SOQTZHTTMZJGG.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan I made some very personal chess pieces using my voice. Each piece is based on the shape of the sound I made while saying its name. It’s not a complete set, since the other side should be done the same way, but with the voice of my opponent. This is just a simple project to show how to import SVG...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 03:18:11 PDT
Cheap, Easy, Universal Filament holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Easy-Universal-Filament-holder/
Cheap, Easy, Universal Filament holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/5NK3/HTS5DB1S/FFD5NK3HTS5DB1S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/5NK3/HTS5DB1S/FFD5NK3HTS5DB1S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/5NK3/HTS5DB1S/FFD5NK3HTS5DB1S.SMALL.jpg drac5290 I recently bought myself a Printrbot jr v2 and I have loved how easy it is to use and tinker with. The only real problem I have found with it is the filament roll holders that come standard (image 3 and 4) can not hold all rolls of filament I own. As anyone who has bought filament online will ...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 18:04:27 PDT
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data http://www.instructables.com/id/Data-Crystals-3D-Data-Visualizations-from-Open-Dat/
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SMALL.jpg scottkildall One of my projects while a resident artist at Autodesk has been to create "Data Crystals" —  3D prints that I algorithmically generate using data as input. I design these 3D data visualizations for aesthetics over legibility and they show off what can be done with code and 3D printing. I've finishe...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:18:05 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
Magpi: The Micro Arduino Gaming Platform Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Magpi-The-Micro-Arduino-Gaming-Platform-Interface/
Magpi: The Micro Arduino Gaming Platform Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/3D6O/HT5CUP77/FES3D6OHT5CUP77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/3D6O/HT5CUP77/FES3D6OHT5CUP77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/3D6O/HT5CUP77/FES3D6OHT5CUP77.SMALL.jpg zippy314 Here's a retro hand-held gaming console I built with my son. It uses an Arduino micro-controller, a small LCD screen, push-buttons, a 3D printed case and home-grown "PC" board. It's really pretty easy to solder and put together. My son & I wrote two games and a drawing program for it. See the vide...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 11:50:36 PDT
Harley Davidson VROD 55mm custom signal mounts http://www.instructables.com/id/Harley-Davidson-VROD-55mm-custom-signal-mounts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/CSEI/HT5CTBIJ/F5BCSEIHT5CTBIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/CSEI/HT5CTBIJ/F5BCSEIHT5CTBIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/CSEI/HT5CTBIJ/F5BCSEIHT5CTBIJ.SMALL.jpg megaduty Intro: This setup should work for any bike with 55mm front forks; but I particularly own a 2012 Harley Davidson Night Rod Special (VROD) and have been hacking around with it a bit.  One future modification is to chop the handle bars or go with a low profile setup and delete the factory handle bar m...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:01:43 PDT
.iStab http://www.instructables.com/id/iStab/
.iStab - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/0DYO/HHS9R3BU/FTL0DYOHHS9R3BU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/0DYO/HHS9R3BU/FTL0DYOHHS9R3BU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/0DYO/HHS9R3BU/FTL0DYOHHS9R3BU.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The iStab is a 3D printed iPhone cover which has a folding knife along one edge, producing a blade whenever you might need one. This phone case is "cutting edge", and is designed as an exploration in conceptual 3D printed weapons. The models I based this idea from are free, and the programs needed e...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:53:54 PDT
DIY Magnetic Delta Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Magnetic-Delta-Joint/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/L4HU/HSPP7CCD/FQ5L4HUHSPP7CCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/L4HU/HSPP7CCD/FQ5L4HUHSPP7CCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/L4HU/HSPP7CCD/FQ5L4HUHSPP7CCD.SMALL.jpg rupin.chheda I made a Magnetic Delta joint capable of holding 250gms easily. This is a DIY solution, because you can create the joint very easily.  Here is what is required 1) A M6 Allen bolt 2) A M8 allen bolt 3) 1/2 inch Steel or MS sphere/ball. 4)  A neodymium ring magnet. I used a magnet with an ID of 6mm,...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 08:38:19 PDT
Apple TV Remote Dongle http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-TV-Remote-Dongle/
Apple TV Remote Dongle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/1I3L/HSE94MFV/FLA1I3LHSE94MFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/1I3L/HSE94MFV/FLA1I3LHSE94MFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/1I3L/HSE94MFV/FLA1I3LHSE94MFV.SMALL.jpg TSSJ-ryan Apple TV is a great device, but that super sleek remote always gets lost in the couch cushions. I designed this dongle to help give it some grip and prevent it from disappearing into the depths of the couch. Design I work at TechShop San Jose (find more info about us here) and have access to bot...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 11:36:24 PST
Make a Friend http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Friend/
Make a Friend - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/4NAH/HSE91U75/FV74NAHHSE91U75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/4NAH/HSE91U75/FV74NAHHSE91U75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/4NAH/HSE91U75/FV74NAHHSE91U75.SMALL.jpg dttamez Get started with 3D printing by making some friends. This is a great lesson for 3D printing noobs, kids, and people who love a good octopus. Download the file First, you need to download a file from Thingiverse: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:27053 Slice the file Next, you need to slice the...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 11:16:52 PST
Rockit: 3D-Printed Model Rocket Construction Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Rockit-Model-Rocket-Construction-Kit/
Rockit: 3D-Printed Model Rocket Construction Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/0BD1/HSE95CXM/F6S0BD1HSE95CXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/0BD1/HSE95CXM/F6S0BD1HSE95CXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/0BD1/HSE95CXM/F6S0BD1HSE95CXM.SMALL.jpg vishnubob I loved building model rockets growing up, but if I had to be honest, I was pretty terrible at it. I would use the tools that I knew and had off hand. I built a few with a hot glue gun, but the fins would always detach mid-flight. If they did hang on, they were usually poorly aligned, and this mad...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 00:37:08 PST
Custom hydrographic design for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-hydrographic-design-for-3D-printing/
Custom hydrographic design for 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SMALL.jpg le FabShop Last month, Bertier Luyt, (president of le FabShop) discovered the existence of the hydrographic technology, with this viral video on Youtube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP7BKHU4WUc This video showing a man dip coating his hand with a carbon pattern can be quite impressive for someone who neve...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 05:19:15 PST
3D Printed spectrometer, using Public Lab DIY kit. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-spectrometer-using-Public-Lab-DIY-kit/
3D Printed spectrometer, using Public Lab DIY kit. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/NFFT/HS18CYRG/FQVNFFTHS18CYRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/NFFT/HS18CYRG/FQVNFFTHS18CYRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/NFFT/HS18CYRG/FQVNFFTHS18CYRG.SMALL.jpg RTegelbeckers This Instructable shows how to improve on the standard Public Lab DIY Spectrometry Kit, by using a 3D Printed main body. One main improvement of the new design, is a robust provision for securing the USB cable. The current device can easily be carried around and used in conjuction with a netbook/la...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:42:15 PST
3d Printed Heart + Wireless Charging http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Charger-3d-Printed-Heart/
3d Printed Heart + Wireless Charging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/QPQI/HS9Y9P37/FNNQPQIHS9Y9P37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/QPQI/HS9Y9P37/FNNQPQIHS9Y9P37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/QPQI/HS9Y9P37/FNNQPQIHS9Y9P37.SMALL.jpg pwave I was looking for a nice valentine's day present something original, plus the Qi wireless charger looks so boring . update : new base !!! Things You Will Need 1) soldering iron 2) heat shrink 3) hot glue gun 4) drill 5) Qi wireless charger  + receiver 6) 3d printer or ask a friend that has one...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:38:03 PST
Clash Of Clans Hog Rider http://www.instructables.com/id/Clash-Of-Clans-Hog-Rider-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/BBBT/HS18BBXU/F1QBBBTHS18BBXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/BBBT/HS18BBXU/F1QBBBTHS18BBXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/BBBT/HS18BBXU/F1QBBBTHS18BBXU.SMALL.jpg TAKEDA88 Hello all ! I am sharing this model on behalf of my friend Lorna who has been helping me with this project. The model features movable joints so you can pose the model in different positions. When removing the support material, I find using wax sculpting tools or pliers helpful.   Click on the lin...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 05:25:07 PST
Clash Of Clans Barbarian King http://www.instructables.com/id/Clash-Of-Clans-Barbarian-King/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/WCPK/HRTKK2VX/FHPWCPKHRTKK2VX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/WCPK/HRTKK2VX/FHPWCPKHRTKK2VX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/WCPK/HRTKK2VX/FHPWCPKHRTKK2VX.SMALL.jpg TAKEDA88 Hello all ! Continuing my sculpting work on Zbrush I have designed the Barbarian King an iconic character from Clash of Clans and made it ready for printing. I seem to be on a roll lately with my modelling :) The file comes with movable joints so you can pose the model in different positions. The ....
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 10:06:27 PST
Clash Of Clans LV.1 Barbarian http://www.instructables.com/id/Clash-Of-Clans-LV1-Barbarian/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/QB2R/HRTKJMYZ/F3QQB2RHRTKJMYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/QB2R/HRTKJMYZ/F3QQB2RHRTKJMYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/QB2R/HRTKJMYZ/F3QQB2RHRTKJMYZ.SMALL.jpg TAKEDA88 Hello all ! Continuing my sculpting work on Zbrush I have designed the Barbarian character from Clash of Clans and made it ready for printing. Again this model took three days to finish as I had to make some amends. The file comes with movable joints so you can pose the model in different positions...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 02:15:22 PST
Design Ancient Coins using Autodesk 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Ancient-Coins-using-Autodesk-123D-Design/
Design Ancient Coins using Autodesk 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/09J4/HQ5K2VEN/FB409J4HQ5K2VEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/09J4/HQ5K2VEN/FB409J4HQ5K2VEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/09J4/HQ5K2VEN/FB409J4HQ5K2VEN.SMALL.jpg nicalbert If you’re a teacher, designing unique and meaningful artifacts is a great way to engage students in history and art, while putting more quantitative design skills to work. Teachers can help their students think and act like historians and social scientists using Autodesk software to create visual an...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:27:53 PST
Design an Ancient African Mask Using Autodesk 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-an-Ancient-African-Mask-Using-Autodesk-123D/
Design an Ancient African Mask Using Autodesk 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/VEDN/HQ6P0TCV/FIJVEDNHQ6P0TCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/VEDN/HQ6P0TCV/FIJVEDNHQ6P0TCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/VEDN/HQ6P0TCV/FIJVEDNHQ6P0TCV.SMALL.jpg nicalbert If you’re a teacher, designing unique and meaningful artifacts is a great way to engage students in history and art, while putting more quantitative design skills to work. Teachers can help their students think and act like historians and social scientists using Autodesk software to create visual an...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:26:18 PST
Design an Ear Bud Holder Using Autodesk 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-an-Ear-Bud-Holder-Using-Autodesk-123D-Desig/
Design an Ear Bud Holder Using Autodesk 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/A7O5/HQ6WF0N7/FVXA7O5HQ6WF0N7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/A7O5/HQ6WF0N7/FVXA7O5HQ6WF0N7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/A7O5/HQ6WF0N7/FVXA7O5HQ6WF0N7.SMALL.jpg nicalbert Ever lose time out of your day trying unravel tangled cables? You’re definitely not alone. In this tutorial, we’ll walk through the design for a simple tool that can be used to store your ear buds, and to prevent the frustration that comes along with knotty cords. If you’re a teacher, encouraging s...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:25:35 PST
Design a Viking Shield Using Autodesk 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Viking-Shield-Using-Autodesk-123D-Design/
Design a Viking Shield Using Autodesk 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OPX4/HQ6WF2LH/FH7OPX4HQ6WF2LH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OPX4/HQ6WF2LH/FH7OPX4HQ6WF2LH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/OPX4/HQ6WF2LH/FH7OPX4HQ6WF2LH.SMALL.jpg nicalbert If you’re a teacher, designing unique and meaningful artifacts is a great way to engage students in history and art, while putting more quantitative design skills to work. Teachers can help their students think and act like historians and social scientists using Autodesk software to create visual an...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:24:41 PST
Design Dramatic Props Using Autodesk 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Dramatic-Props-Using-Autodesk-123D-Design/
Design Dramatic Props Using Autodesk 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/E3HO/HQ72ZVMO/FBSE3HOHQ72ZVMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/E3HO/HQ72ZVMO/FBSE3HOHQ72ZVMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/E3HO/HQ72ZVMO/FBSE3HOHQ72ZVMO.SMALL.jpg nicalbert In this tutorial, we’ll walk through the steps of designing a crown for Macbeth. To give the prop a bit of symbolism, we’ll make it up of red and black daggers, to represent the violence and ambition it took Macbeth to ascend to the throne. If you’re a teacher, designing unique and meaningful stage...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:23:54 PST
Design an Egg Drop Container Using Autodesk 123D http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-an-Egg-Drop-Container-Using-Autodesk-123D/
Design an Egg Drop Container Using Autodesk 123D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/DYKY/HQ7T5T7G/FX7DYKYHQ7T5T7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/DYKY/HQ7T5T7G/FX7DYKYHQ7T5T7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/DYKY/HQ7T5T7G/FX7DYKYHQ7T5T7G.SMALL.jpg nicalbert There may be no more revered elementary school engineering project than the egg drop contest—the challenge that asks students to build a structure that will protect a delicate egg from breaking if dropped from a given height. But turn of the century egg drop contests require turn of the century meth...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:22:49 PST
Design a USB Pen using Autodesk Inventor http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-USB-Pen-using-Autodesk-Inventor/
Design a USB Pen using Autodesk Inventor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HNSX/HQ6SOJSV/F8VHNSXHQ6SOJSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HNSX/HQ6SOJSV/F8VHNSXHQ6SOJSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HNSX/HQ6SOJSV/F8VHNSXHQ6SOJSV.SMALL.jpg nicalbert In this tutorial, we’ll walk through how to design a custom USB pen drive fit for 3D printing. If you’re a teacher, encouraging students to design objects with real world application is a great way to engage their creativity, as well as push them to think critically and use design skills. Challenge...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:55:09 PST
Clash Of Clans P.E.K.K.A http://www.instructables.com/id/Clash-Of-Clans-PEKKA/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/JYU0/HRTKIOL5/F5DJYU0HRTKIOL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/JYU0/HRTKIOL5/F5DJYU0HRTKIOL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/JYU0/HRTKIOL5/F5DJYU0HRTKIOL5.SMALL.jpg TAKEDA88 Hello Everyone ! I have been wanting to build the characters from Clash of Clans for some time. I had some spare time and got to work on sculpting my favourite character P.E.K.K.A. It took me three days on and off to the model but it was well worth it. I have made the file .stl available for a fre...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:55:18 PST
Companion Cube Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Companion-Cube-Keychain/
Companion Cube Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/K1E2/HRTKIB3U/FQCK1E2HRTKIB3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/K1E2/HRTKIB3U/FQCK1E2HRTKIB3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/K1E2/HRTKIB3U/FQCK1E2HRTKIB3U.SMALL.jpg Hirntod Heres an Instruction to make your own Portal Companion Cube Keychain with a 3D Printer. First: Print. Ull need a 3D Printer and some Paint. Print this 3D Model: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:23899/#files (Thanks to CarryTheWhat for the Model itself) Paint the deepest first. Paint the deepe...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 00:03:53 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
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
MUSE, 3D printed corset from a 3D Scan (by Samuel N. Bernier) http://www.instructables.com/id/MUSE-3D-printed-corset-from-a-3D-Scan-by-Samuel-N-/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 05:40:18 PST
The Basics of 3D Printing on a Type A Series 1 Beta: Made at Techshop: San Francisco http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Basics-of-3D-Printing-on-a-Type-A-Series-1-Bet/
The Basics of 3D Printing on a Type A Series 1 Beta: Made at Techshop: San Francisco - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/9H2U/HRGNRF1N/FJQ9H2UHRGNRF1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/9H2U/HRGNRF1N/FJQ9H2UHRGNRF1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/9H2U/HRGNRF1N/FJQ9H2UHRGNRF1N.SMALL.jpg Social Transformation Hey There Folks, In this Instructable, Social Transformation brings you the basics on how to 3D print on a Type A Series 1 3D printer. This was made at Techshop San Francisco. For more information on Techshop and how to get involved in your Maker Community check out http://techshop.ws/index.ht...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 22:00:31 PST
8-Bit Arduino Valentine's Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Bit-Arduino-Valentines-Heart/
8-Bit Arduino Valentine's Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/02W0/HRI8RY1T/FEJ02W0HRI8RY1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/02W0/HRI8RY1T/FEJ02W0HRI8RY1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/02W0/HRI8RY1T/FEJ02W0HRI8RY1T.SMALL.jpg PuZZleDucK Show your 8-bit love this Valentine's day by printing and wiring up your own "8-bit Heart". I picked my resistors using this resistor calc: http://led.linear1.org/led.wiz I then divided the result by three for a few reasons: Firstly the LEDs I'm using (like my dearest) are cheap and dim....
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 03:11:19 PST
3D Printing MRI Compatible Tools for Apraxia Study http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-MRI-Compatible-Tools-for-Apraxia-Study/
3D Printing MRI Compatible Tools for Apraxia Study - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/75OQ/HRBE2UXN/FMY75OQHRBE2UXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/75OQ/HRBE2UXN/FMY75OQHRBE2UXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/75OQ/HRBE2UXN/FMY75OQHRBE2UXN.SMALL.jpg ewatanabe My housemate, Zarinah, who happens to be a neuroscientist, consulted me about how to make tools that no one would know the use of. My first thought was to hack together different things to create weird/random tools. Upon further investigation, it turned out she wanted two sets of MRI compatible to...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 15:19:24 PST
Silicone-like material prototyped on a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Silicone-like-material-prototyped-on-a-3D-printer/
Silicone-like material prototyped on a 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/WLYA/HRBE2UDD/F0EWLYAHRBE2UDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/WLYA/HRBE2UDD/F0EWLYAHRBE2UDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/WLYA/HRBE2UDD/F0EWLYAHRBE2UDD.SMALL.jpg ewatanabe This design for a folding container needed a 3D printed prototype because of its overlapping parts and its silicone-like qualities. The actual product is designed to be injection molded silicone. When the form is open flat the small petals overlap with the body, so the shape cannot be made from ...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 14:54:09 PST
3D Printed Mechanical Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Mechanical-Sculpture/
3D Printed Mechanical Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/YAU4/HRBE2U1O/FH7YAU4HRBE2U1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/YAU4/HRBE2U1O/FH7YAU4HRBE2U1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/YAU4/HRBE2U1O/FH7YAU4HRBE2U1O.SMALL.jpg ewatanabe This sculpture was inspired by a Radial Compressed Air Engine. I wanted to try to 3D print the whole sculpture in one piece. Sketching and Design First I started sketching artistic versions of the 5 cylinder radial engines I saw online. I wanted the cylinders to be angled to give the sculpture ...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 14:48:06 PST
3D Chess piece http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Chess-piece/
3D Chess piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/20LV/HR9V7U1M/FCU20LVHR9V7U1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/20LV/HR9V7U1M/FCU20LVHR9V7U1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/20LV/HR9V7U1M/FCU20LVHR9V7U1M.SMALL.jpg nchen5 The chess piece was made for a assignment for Open Design. I have to design my own chess piese. I chose for a bishop. Making mindmap I had to make a mindmap. keywords: family friends personality travel school   Blue print (Sketch...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 05:46:16 PST
3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 03:27:35 PST
3D Printable Airsoft Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printable-Airsoft-Gun/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 18:53:03 PST
3D-printed Chess Piece (Pawn) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Chess-Piece-Pawn/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 06:05:07 PST
Model Making - From ABS to Ceramic and Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Making-From-ABS-to-Ceramic-and-Wood/
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 19:50:31 PST
Choosing a 3D modeling software for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Which-3D-software-should-I-learn-for-3D-printing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/L6CD/HQS4WB9I/FC5L6CDHQS4WB9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/L6CD/HQS4WB9I/FC5L6CDHQS4WB9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/L6CD/HQS4WB9I/FC5L6CDHQS4WB9I.SMALL.jpg gillespinault At our MakerSpace, I am often asked for advice about what should someone use in order to create 3D objects for 3D printing. There is not just one single answer because it depends on a few parameters so I made a little decision chart: http://www.gliffy.com/go/publish/5271448 Here are some general co...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 08:59:18 PST
Controlling a 3D printer with hand gestures http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-3D-printer-with-hand-gestures/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 20:03:59 PST
Maintaining a small-scale 3D printing facility in Uganda http://www.instructables.com/id/Maintaining-a-small-scale-3D-printing-facility-in-/
Maintaining a small-scale 3D printing facility in Uganda - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/NGVJ/HQMN5XYB/FQXNGVJHQMN5XYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/NGVJ/HQMN5XYB/FQXNGVJHQMN5XYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/NGVJ/HQMN5XYB/FQXNGVJHQMN5XYB.SMALL.jpg ElectricSlim On December 23rd, Emi Watanabe and I went to Kampala, Uganda for about 3 weeks. The goal of this trip was to work with Paola de Cecco and Village Energy to help fix the three 3D printers they have (a Rapidbot and two Printrbots), teach solid modeling skills, and work on the designs of the solar prod...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 07:46:52 PST
How to build a Printrbot Simple ! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Printrbot-Simple-/
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 02:49:28 PST
How to configure Repetier settings for BEST Printrbot Simple print ! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-configure-Repetier-settings-for-BEST-Pintrb/
How to configure Repetier settings for BEST Printrbot Simple print ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/MD7B/HQ1E9DP4/FK1MD7BHQ1E9DP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/MD7B/HQ1E9DP4/FK1MD7BHQ1E9DP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/MD7B/HQ1E9DP4/FK1MD7BHQ1E9DP4.SMALL.jpg robosavvy Repetier Host 0.90C is a favourite among Pintrbot users - let us show you the best configurations for it's use and for GREAT QUALITY PRINTS ! Configuring Repetier printer settings Open Repetier and click on "Printer Setting" in the top right-hand corner of the window. Printer settings - "Print...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 10:07:38 PST
3D Printed Humanoid Robot for under 1000.00 USD http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Humanoid-Robot-for-under-100000-USD/
3D Printed Humanoid Robot for under 1000.00 USD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/LONM/HPTXEHB0/FU4LONMHPTXEHB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/LONM/HPTXEHB0/FU4LONMHPTXEHB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/LONM/HPTXEHB0/FU4LONMHPTXEHB0.SMALL.jpg moverstreet007 This idea was born from my first 3D printed Humanoid robot project. My 3D printed DARwIn-OP clone. I learned a lot when doing this project and I am still working on making this robot better. My project had one major flaw though. At 6000.00 to 7000.00 USD per robot few people could duplicate my proje...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 14:37:58 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
How to Cast a Life Size Bronze Bull from Digital Model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cast-a-Life-Size-Bronze-Bull-from-Digital-M/
How to Cast a Life Size Bronze Bull from Digital Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/5UHT/HPLSP7XE/F3G5UHTHPLSP7XE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/5UHT/HPLSP7XE/F3G5UHTHPLSP7XE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/5UHT/HPLSP7XE/F3G5UHTHPLSP7XE.SMALL.jpg Tany Foundry This is a life size bronze bull sculpture cast by Tany Foundry. Below is a short step by step documentation how we cast it in bronze. Sculpture Profile: Bull: life size. 13 feet long. Technique employed to create the sculpture: 3D Scanning; Digital model processing CNC Foam Milling...
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 18:59:49 PST
Adjustable constant current source 4mA to 3A http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-constant-current-source-4mA-to-3A/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 11:13:48 PST
Fluid In.Flux_3D Wax Printing In Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluid-InFlux3D-Wax-Printing-In-Water/
Fluid In.Flux_3D Wax Printing In Water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/ADI9/HPAOZ210/FHIADI9HPAOZ210.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/ADI9/HPAOZ210/FHIADI9HPAOZ210.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/ADI9/HPAOZ210/FHIADI9HPAOZ210.SMALL.jpg darshini Fluid In.Flux is a 3D printing experimental machine which prints wax in water. The Machine was a semester-wide exploration as part of the Advanced Architecture Studio called "Creative Architecture Machines" by Professor Jason Kelly Johnson and Michael Shiloh at the California College of the Arts, i...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 23:20:01 PST