Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d printing http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:04:09 PST BLOX v1.01 3D printed Portal Companion Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Portal-Companion-Cube/
3D printed Portal Companion Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/C6ZF/I3TH951C/FH9C6ZFI3TH951C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/C6ZF/I3TH951C/FH9C6ZFI3TH951C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/C6ZF/I3TH951C/FH9C6ZFI3TH951C.SMALL.jpg Numbuh1 I decided to make my Boyfriend a companion cube for x-mas, so I thought I'd share how I did it. Message me if you want .stl files. 3D modeling & printing I split the companion cube into two pieces for easy printing(picture 1), and connected them with 4 dowels on the bottom face. The holes for the...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:17:34 PST
iPad typing steampunk robot - ROBOLED http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-typing-steampunk-robot-ROBOLED/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:38:08 PST
3D Printed Smartphone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Smartphone-Case/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:30:29 PST
3D Printed Multitool/Pocket Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-MultitoolPocket-Knife/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 08:00:11 PST
DIY 40W CNC Laser cutter, from bad to better with 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-40W-CNC-Laser-cutter-from-bad-to-better-with-3/
DIY 40W CNC Laser cutter, from bad to better with 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H51R/I3TH93XC/F52H51RI3TH93XC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H51R/I3TH93XC/F52H51RI3TH93XC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/H51R/I3TH93XC/F52H51RI3TH93XC.SMALL.jpg Zilver This project turns a bad functioning Chinese K40III laser-cutter into a footprint to workspace ratio optimized DIY laser-cutter. I will try my best to cover what one could do differently to save money or optimize parts if you're building from scratch.These sites/lasers had great impact on my decisi...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 04:13:58 PST
Magic Wand TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Wand-TV-Remote/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 22:43:37 PST
Ultimaker Pen Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimaker-Pen-Plotter/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:17:13 PST
3D Printed Bearing with Driven Miter Gear http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Bearing-with-Driven-Miter-Gear/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:06:05 PST
My Solidworks Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Solidworks-Engine/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:33:48 PST
Spare Me: 3D Printed Flexible Piggy Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Spare-Me-3D-Printed-Flexible-Piggy-Bank/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:38:41 PST
Jansen Linkage Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Jansen-Linkage-Robot/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:00:47 PST
Piranha Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Piranha-Plant/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 09:47:57 PST
MAKE A QUADCOPTER WITH FORM1+ http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-A-QUADCOPTER-WITH-FORM1/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:58:59 PST
The BUBBLER http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BUBBLER/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:40:13 PST
Arduino Based Hula Dancer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Hula-Dancer/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 17:23:20 PST
3D design tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-design-tutorial/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:28:15 PST
3D Printed Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Word-Clock/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 15:46:42 PST
How to add LED's to your 3D printer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-your-3D-printer/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 07:54:27 PST
Blinds' Eye http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinds-Eye/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 16:35:06 PST
The 3D Printing Process http://www.instructables.com/id/The-3D-Printing-Process/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 18:26:02 PST
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle: Raphael http://www.instructables.com/id/Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtle-Ralfiel/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 10:30:47 PST
Tea-O-Tron 3000.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-O-Tron-30002/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 19:27:36 PST
Silver Leaf a 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Silver-Leaf-a-3D-Print/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 15:55:07 PST
TF2 Paintball Sentry Lv.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/TF2-Paintball-Sentry-Lv1/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:27:46 PST
Cardboard: Alternative 3D Printer Bed Adhesion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Alternative-3D-Printer-Bed-Adhesion/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:14:26 PST
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Pincer-from-Software-installation-printing/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:08:27 PST
Make you 3D models into a reality, without a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-you-3D-models-into-a-reality-without-a-3D-pri/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 16:07:39 PST
3D Printed Cell Phone Lanyard and Tripod Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Cell-Phone-Lanyard-and-Tripod-Mount/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 12:01:09 PST
Building the OpenKnit machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Open-Knit-machine/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:37:35 PST
Two-Tone Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Tone-Printing/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:34:47 PST
3Doodle a Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/3Doodle-a-Spider/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:05:48 PST
Add WiFi to your 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-WiFi-to-your-3D-Printer/
Add WiFi to your 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/E08V/I2RUJENU/F1TE08VI2RUJENU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/E08V/I2RUJENU/F1TE08VI2RUJENU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/E08V/I2RUJENU/F1TE08VI2RUJENU.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio 3D Printers have come a long way in the last 2 years. It used to be the norm to be tethered to your printer and dedicate a whole computer to running your print jobs or even worse use SD cards to sneaker-net your printers.When we are creating our large scale installations we need our printers to run...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:33:04 PST
3D Printed Head Light Motor Gear http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Head-Light-Motor-Gear/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:46:30 PST
Print To Product http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-To-Product/
Print To Product - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/SKH8/I2LMB8A3/FINSKH8I2LMB8A3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/SKH8/I2LMB8A3/FINSKH8I2LMB8A3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/SKH8/I2LMB8A3/FINSKH8I2LMB8A3.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio Its a great time to be a designer, with the ever increasing capability and accessibility of low cost design tools like Fusion360 and more powerful 3D Printers like the Type A Machines Series 1 the tools of creation are getting closer and closer to the designer. A designer can now design, print, and...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:10:39 PST
My 3D Printed Fiancée http://www.instructables.com/id/My-3D-Printed-Fiancé/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:30:32 PST
Make a 3D Model from Pictures http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-model-from-pictures/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:45:18 PST
Listening to G-Code and The PrintrBot Simple (1403) http://www.instructables.com/id/Listening-to-G-Code-and-The-PrintrBot-Simple-1403/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:10:10 PST
3D Printed Mustache Beer Tap Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Mustache-Beer-Tap-Handle/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:00:35 PST
How to Make 3d printable Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-3d-Art-Of-The-Eleventh-doctor-or-ANYTHING-Y/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:20:17 PST
simple, low cost, compact, open source extruder. ATOM 3D Printers http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-low-cost-compact-open-source-extruder-ATOM-/
simple, low cost, compact, open source extruder. ATOM 3D Printers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/ZGD2/I2HGWEYK/FTVZGD2I2HGWEYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/ZGD2/I2HGWEYK/FTVZGD2I2HGWEYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/ZGD2/I2HGWEYK/FTVZGD2I2HGWEYK.SMALL.jpg ATOM 3Dprinters with only three simple steps you can make your own new extruder.we are trying to make our tutorials simple and easy, so please if you found any information were missed kindly inform us.you can contact us on our facebook pagewww.facebook.com/Atom3d.egypt Prepare your bill of materials Cut your ...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:06:22 PST
Sundial Watch: The Original Smartwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Sundial-Watch-3D-Printing/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:49:18 PST
A "Simple" Multi-material 3D Printed Ornament using Proto-pasta, TinkerCAD, and the Printrbot Simple Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Multi-material-3D-Printed-Ornament-using-/
A "Simple" Multi-material 3D Printed Ornament using Proto-pasta, TinkerCAD, and the Printrbot Simple Metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/I41K/I2CV1FRA/FRYI41KI2CV1FRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/I41K/I2CV1FRA/FRYI41KI2CV1FRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/I41K/I2CV1FRA/FRYI41KI2CV1FRA.SMALL.jpg alex30 'Tis the season for making and 3D Printing is a great way to celebrate! Explore the intersection of art and craft with this straightforward but technique-critical method for making multi-material prints from a single hot end system. Design to finished print can take as little as 30 minutes! It's as ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:46:12 PST
For the Designated Driver 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/For-the-Designated-Driver-2014/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:32:30 PST
3D Snowflakes [From microscope pictures] http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Snowflakes-From-microscope-pictures/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:28:41 PST
Christmas Carolers Bell Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Carolers-Bell-Ornament/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:17:13 PST
USA Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/USA-Ornament/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:20:18 PST
Political Animals: White House Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Political-Animals-White-House-Ornament/
Political Animals: White House Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/BHEZ/I2BRD5O9/FV2BHEZI2BRD5O9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/BHEZ/I2BRD5O9/FV2BHEZI2BRD5O9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/BHEZ/I2BRD5O9/FV2BHEZI2BRD5O9.SMALL.jpg miodrag.micic This instructable contains the STL file and SolidWorks Part and Assembly file for the White House ornament. The STL File has been generated from SolidWorks assembly workbench, following with the STL boolean union in MeshMixer. The enclosed SolidWorks part and assembly files can be used to further m...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:08:50 PST
Christmas Ornament for Our President BHO 44 http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ornament-for-Our-President-BHO-44/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:32:40 PST
XOXO 3D Printed Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/XOXO-3D-Printed-Ornament/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:36:37 PST
The White House in Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/White-House-Ornament-2017/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:09:40 PST