Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d printing http://www.instructables.com Tue, 4 Aug 2015 01:00:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Glass Bottle Plate Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Bottle-Plate-Carrier/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 16:18:50 PDT
Openscad: Saving STLs http://www.instructables.com/id/Openscad-Saving-STLs/
Openscad: Saving STLs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/II3R/ICRXJ0VQ/FFRII3RICRXJ0VQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/II3R/ICRXJ0VQ/FFRII3RICRXJ0VQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/II3R/ICRXJ0VQ/FFRII3RICRXJ0VQ.SMALL.jpg steve.m.graves I am a big fan of OpenSCAD, I use it almost exclusively to create 3D models to print. But it is not very good at fixing bad STLs. In fact, it is very good at breaking good ones. If you import a good one and do some simple operations on it, chances are good it will be broken when exported. To fix ...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:35:09 PDT
Phantom 1.5 Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Phantom-15-Conversion-Overview/
Phantom 1.5 Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/5GXG/ICRXORVE/FS05GXGICRXORVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/5GXG/ICRXORVE/FS05GXGICRXORVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/5GXG/ICRXORVE/FS05GXGICRXORVE.SMALL.jpg brianself Converting your stock DJI Phantom 1 to a Phantom 1.5 is one of the best upgrades available for the DJI Phantom 1. This simple upgrade provides many benefits including more than doubling flight time, giving Phantom 1 flight times matching the DJI Phantom 2 and even the DJI Phantom 3.The Phantom 1.5 p...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:16:31 PDT
Olas Flotadoras http://www.instructables.com/id/Olas-Flotadoras/
Olas Flotadoras - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/CPNQ/ICPP7GB9/FMPCPNQICPP7GB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/CPNQ/ICPP7GB9/FMPCPNQICPP7GB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/CPNQ/ICPP7GB9/FMPCPNQICPP7GB9.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales Por los últimos seis meses he tenido la oportunidad de ser un Artista en Residencia en Pier 9. No es tarea sencilla describir la experiencia pero si alguna vez visitas el muelle, o si alguna vez visitas cierto lugar que nunca quieras dejar entenderás mis sentimientos. Durante la mayoría de mi tiempo...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:34:13 PDT
10 Everyday 3D Printer Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Everyday-3D-Printer-Tools/
10 Everyday 3D Printer Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/254O/ICP0WXE9/FZ3254OICP0WXE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/254O/ICP0WXE9/FZ3254OICP0WXE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/254O/ICP0WXE9/FZ3254OICP0WXE9.SMALL.jpg icecats 3D printers are great and 3D printed objects are even better. Many people think of 3D printers as a high-end industrial tool not accessible to the general public. This is entirely wrong. There is an abundance of low-cost, high quality hobby or "desktop" 3D printers available on the market. Thes...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:35:26 PDT
Vectorize Images for Laser Cutting and 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Vectorize-Images-for-Laser-Cutting-and-3D-Printing/
Vectorize Images for Laser Cutting and 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/XQKN/ICMHKDOJ/F4XXQKNICMHKDOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/XQKN/ICMHKDOJ/F4XXQKNICMHKDOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/XQKN/ICMHKDOJ/F4XXQKNICMHKDOJ.SMALL.jpg ThomasJ1 Just before Christmas, I decided to make tree ornaments for my family and friends. The idea was to CNC or laser cut them in a 1/8" plywood sheet. My first task was to find a nice model online. There was quite a few that I liked but I could not find a vector file that I could run directly on the lase...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:12:41 PDT
Froggy: The 3D printed ball-jointed frog doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Froggy-The-3D-printed-ball-jointed-frog-doll/
Froggy: The 3D printed ball-jointed frog doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/AKA1/ICM6YLIO/FINAKA1ICM6YLIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/AKA1/ICM6YLIO/FINAKA1ICM6YLIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/AKA1/ICM6YLIO/FINAKA1ICM6YLIO.SMALL.jpg Loubie3D This is Froggy - my first ball-jointed doll!Unlike my other models, some parts of this frog doll require the use of supports and a brim. He is strung together with two types of elasticated cord and some parts require gluing. Stringing allows him to hold a wide range of poses.Froggy can be downloaded...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:10:32 PDT
Multi-Material 3D Printing: Dental Floss Pick http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Material-3D-Printing-Dental-Floss-Pick/
Multi-Material 3D Printing: Dental Floss Pick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/VJ31/ICJM73N9/FAJVJ31ICJM73N9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/VJ31/ICJM73N9/FAJVJ31ICJM73N9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/VJ31/ICJM73N9/FAJVJ31ICJM73N9.SMALL.jpg icecats 3D printing is amazing in a wide variety of ways, but it does have some limits. What if you wanted to meld 3D printed plastic and an existing off-the-shelf material into one final object? This Instructable will attempt to stretch the limits of 3D printing by incorporating an everyday material i...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:27:04 PDT
Simple Dolly with 3dprinted parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dolly-with-3dprinted-parts/
Simple Dolly with 3dprinted parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SMALL.jpg ESOREL In this Instructable I will show you how I built a simple dolly that is quite stable but most important pretty cheap to build. For all the parts I payed less than 20€ and if you have some rollerblades wheels lying around at home the price to pay for this project becomes ridiculous. Of course you wil...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:37:22 PDT
Multi-Material 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Material-3D-Printing/
Multi-Material 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/BSDZ/ICEMUTC1/FM8BSDZICEMUTC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/BSDZ/ICEMUTC1/FM8BSDZICEMUTC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/BSDZ/ICEMUTC1/FM8BSDZICEMUTC1.SMALL.jpg icecats 3D printing is great. You can create just about anything imaginable with the power of a 3D printer. New 3D printable materials are being developed daily to further advance your options when using a 3D printer. And up until now, many people limit their 3D printed creations to one material. It would b...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 14:58:15 PDT
What in the World is 3D Printing? http://www.instructables.com/id/What-in-the-World-is-3D-Printing/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:48:19 PDT
4" Seven Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Seven-Segment-Display/
4" Seven Segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SMALL.jpg IamTeknik A seven segment display is a basic display which is made up of LED's arranged in a particular order to display numerical values. They are also able to display a lot of the alphabet but not with very good clarity. As the name implies, this display has 7 segments labelled A through G and labeling is d...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:17:56 PDT
Como identificar si un filamento es PLA o ABS http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-identificar-si-un-filamento-es-PLA-o-ABS/
Como identificar si un filamento es PLA o ABS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/597V/ICBRXGQ8/F25597VICBRXGQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/597V/ICBRXGQ8/F25597VICBRXGQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/597V/ICBRXGQ8/F25597VICBRXGQ8.SMALL.jpg Hub MakerSpace En este instructable aprenderemos a identificar si un filamento es PLA o ABS. Ya que algunas veces a la hora hacer una impresion no sabemos identificarlos por que se nos olvida cual es o la bobina no tiene etiquetaIn this instructable we learn to identify when the filament is PLA or ABS . Because w...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:49:48 PDT
3D Printed Batman Batarang http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Batman-Batarang/
3D Printed Batman Batarang - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/V56X/ICE1SD18/F6IV56XICE1SD18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/V56X/ICE1SD18/F6IV56XICE1SD18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/V56X/ICE1SD18/F6IV56XICE1SD18.SMALL.jpg donnovations Hi, This is a 3D printed batman batarang!! This awesome print opens up and functions like a real batarang (of course this is a novelty item), using magnets to hold in the open position. hope you enjoyed and thanks for watching!myminifactory: https://www.myminifactory.com/object/arkham-city-b...youtu...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:43:16 PDT
3d Printer Enclosure from Upcycled Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printer-Enclosure-from-Upcycled-Furniture/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 03:49:54 PDT
Make Your Own PDMS Window for Ember http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-PDMS-Window-for-Ember/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:55:01 PDT
Vertical Cross Section through Ember Slices (and Heat Maps) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Cross-Section-through-Ember-Slices/
Vertical Cross Section through Ember Slices (and Heat Maps) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/82QW/IC7HM8LB/FRQ82QWIC7HM8LB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/82QW/IC7HM8LB/FRQ82QWIC7HM8LB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/82QW/IC7HM8LB/FRQ82QWIC7HM8LB.SMALL.jpg greener1 If you've ever wondered what the stack of image slices you've prepared for the Ember 3D printer looks like in the Z dimension, this Instructable will let you solve that mystery. It may also help you to better understand details of the printing process that can affect the quality of your prints. I...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 13:41:50 PDT
Minimalist Polymer Clay Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Polymer-Clay-Pendant/
Minimalist Polymer Clay Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/HQG8/IC5C1H0I/F3YHQG8IC5C1H0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/HQG8/IC5C1H0I/F3YHQG8IC5C1H0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/HQG8/IC5C1H0I/F3YHQG8IC5C1H0I.SMALL.jpg Wanjun I possess neither the patience nor skill required for sculpting polymer clay. They never seem to cooperate with my shaky caffeinated fingers. So I came up with this simple fabrication technique of first giving the clay a sort of bare bones 3D-printed structure, then completing it with polymer clay. ...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 21:37:12 PDT
How to Print with OctoPi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Print-with-OctoPi/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 22:03:52 PDT
3D Printed Two Peg Spool Knitting - The Beginning http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Two-Peg-Spool-Knitting-The-Beginning/
3D Printed Two Peg Spool Knitting - The Beginning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/VC7D/IBYX8HPN/FPSVC7DIBYX8HPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/VC7D/IBYX8HPN/FPSVC7DIBYX8HPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/VC7D/IBYX8HPN/FPSVC7DIBYX8HPN.SMALL.jpg sircaptaintigerotter My wife has recently taken up knitting and crocheting, and after watching her make socks I became interested in the process. So off to the computers to do my research to see what others before me have done. In my digging I ended up finding information on spool knitting and lucets. Inspired and armed...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 02:36:04 PDT
2.5D Printing - Block Printing with a 3D-Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/25D-Printing-Block-Printing-with-a-3D-Printer/
2.5D Printing - Block Printing with a 3D-Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/0JD6/IBV0GN4Y/F5C0JD6IBV0GN4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/0JD6/IBV0GN4Y/F5C0JD6IBV0GN4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/0JD6/IBV0GN4Y/F5C0JD6IBV0GN4Y.SMALL.jpg Wanjun In traditional block-printing, a skilled printmaker carves a wooden or linoleum block by hand and runs it through a printing press. With 3D-Printing, we are able to bypass all the labor-intensive hand engraving and manufacture the printing block directly.I will go over designing a custom printing bl...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 16:40:32 PDT
3D Modeling and Printing Your Own Shadow Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Modeling-and-Printing-Your-Own-Shadow-Cube/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 09:36:23 PDT
3D Modeling Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-3D-Modeling/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 09:33:08 PDT
OpenSCAD, The Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenSCAD-The-Instructable/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 11:37:57 PDT
Controlling a Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-Stewart-Platform/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 08:10:26 PDT
Brains in jar: A macabre and beautifully grotesque theatrical prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Brains-in-jar-A-macabre-and-beautifully-grotesque-/
Brains in jar: A macabre and beautifully grotesque theatrical prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/4W8D/IBNZZCMJ/F5W4W8DIBNZZCMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/4W8D/IBNZZCMJ/F5W4W8DIBNZZCMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/4W8D/IBNZZCMJ/F5W4W8DIBNZZCMJ.SMALL.jpg PicoPixie This is a super little make for those with access to a 3D printing service. Materials A glass jar, the more "laboratory glassware" looking the better.These can be found in most "Bed & Bath" shops; I got this one from Wilkinson (UK) for a couple of pounds. Charity shops are a great source of glas...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 14:15:47 PDT
Printing in 3D with sandstone using Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-in-3D-with-sandstone-using-Blender/
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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-/
Adjusting for changes in light intensity with the Ember printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PRDJ/IBDIE7GS/FZ4PRDJIBDIE7GS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PRDJ/IBDIE7GS/FZ4PRDJIBDIE7GS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PRDJ/IBDIE7GS/FZ4PRDJIBDIE7GS.SMALL.jpg bad-zima The light intensity (or irradiance) of the Ember printer varies from day to day for a number of reasons. Ultimately, this variation can lead to failure in the printing process. Too much light, and the printed part will stick to the window, and jam the printer. Too little and no polymer forms. The ea...
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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/
Sketchup tricks for 3D printed parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/N9PH/IB8KJ7AY/F0ZN9PHIB8KJ7AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/N9PH/IB8KJ7AY/F0ZN9PHIB8KJ7AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/N9PH/IB8KJ7AY/F0ZN9PHIB8KJ7AY.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m Update 27/06/2015: New video for cutting holes and removing bits.Update 26/06/2015: Added some videos, one on the Align tool, the other for creating a mould from a 3D part.Update 24/06/2015: Due to the massive interest in this Instructable I will add more tipps in the future as I find them.For today...
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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 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/
How to 3D Print Stylish Parametric Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BLTE/IB8I6H84/F4UBLTEIB8I6H84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BLTE/IB8I6H84/F4UBLTEIB8I6H84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BLTE/IB8I6H84/F4UBLTEIB8I6H84.SMALL.jpg kg1422 Easily 3D print a pair of parametrically designed wedges with this instructable. The shoes were designed using Grasshopper, a parametric modeling plugin used with Rhinoceros modeling software (the definition is displayed in the bottom image). Download the STL file The shoes in this file fit sizes...
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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/
Customizable Marble Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/IEL6/IB4ARD03/FNNIEL6IB4ARD03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/IEL6/IB4ARD03/FNNIEL6IB4ARD03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/IEL6/IB4ARD03/FNNIEL6IB4ARD03.SMALL.jpg Jazzmyn Get the ball rolling with the newest maker design toy: your own custom marble machine. I created a set of 3d printed parts that allow you to build the marble machine(s) of your dreams as big or small as you want. With crossovers, loops, switches, and curves its a bottle of Instant Roller Coaster E...
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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/
3D Printed Business Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/YUFT/IB4AQSD1/FJ2YUFTIB4AQSD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/YUFT/IB4AQSD1/FJ2YUFTIB4AQSD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/YUFT/IB4AQSD1/FJ2YUFTIB4AQSD1.SMALL.jpg car3less1 A story of the business cards that will never fit inside your wallet, but they will surely stick in everyone’s minds. Or on their desks. Creativity is always remembered…The best part of entering 3D printing world is that you find yourself surrounded by new materials. And you always feel the need to ...
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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/
How to Model and Print a Sneaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/EH36/IB6CEQWU/FREEH36IB6CEQWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/EH36/IB6CEQWU/FREEH36IB6CEQWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/EH36/IB6CEQWU/FREEH36IB6CEQWU.SMALL.jpg iwillspy13 In this Instructable I will take you through the process I used to design, model, and print a sneaker. This was the final project for my Product Design class, and it took a long time and a lot of hard work. So this is not a weekend project, this will take you awhile. But the effort is totally worth ...
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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/
Battery Pack for Mobile 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/YWUB/IB4AKOTQ/FW4YWUBIB4AKOTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/YWUB/IB4AKOTQ/FW4YWUBIB4AKOTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/YWUB/IB4AKOTQ/FW4YWUBIB4AKOTQ.SMALL.jpg SwordSworn Parts You Need M3D or Other Low Voltage 3D Printer 5 Volt 5 AMP Universal Battery Elimination Circuit for M3D. For other printers see Step 1.Battery Monitor Alarm 3 Cell(Sound) or Digital Battery Display T Connectors ZIPPY Flightmax 5000mAh 3S1P 20C Li-Poly Battery for M3D. For other printers see S...
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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