Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d printing http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:28:46 PST BLOX v1.01 3Doodle a Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/3Doodle-a-Spider/
3Doodle a Spider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/CCMW/I2WL8DFA/F0SCCMWI2WL8DFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/CCMW/I2WL8DFA/F0SCCMWI2WL8DFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/CCMW/I2WL8DFA/F0SCCMWI2WL8DFA.SMALL.jpg Slime Eel The first thing I made when I got my 3Doodler (after a cube and some scribbles) was a spider. I thought it came out fairly good so I decided to post it on instructables. To make the spider you need some skills with a 3D printing pen but you needn't be an expert. How well the spider comes out depends...
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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/
Listening to G-Code and The PrintrBot Simple (1403) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/T5S7/I2KS9PX3/F8YT5S7I2KS9PX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/T5S7/I2KS9PX3/F8YT5S7I2KS9PX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/T5S7/I2KS9PX3/F8YT5S7I2KS9PX3.SMALL.jpg dfunct Hello,First off...We need a 3D Printer.We need software.We need a lesson in instruction or a remarkable way of performing actions.Sincerely,Seth RE: Repetier V1.0.6 and USB to PrintrBot Simple (1403)/Getting Things Started Hello,Please download Repetier-Host at www.repetier.com for whatever syste...
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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
Make a 3d 11th doctor, Pikachu, hylian shield, the 10th doctor, or ANYTHING YOU CAN IMAGINE!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-3d-Art-Of-The-Eleventh-doctor-or-ANYTHING-Y/
Make a 3d 11th doctor, Pikachu, hylian shield, the 10th doctor, or ANYTHING YOU CAN IMAGINE!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/FYO1/I2I4CNUG/FFXFYO1I2I4CNUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/FYO1/I2I4CNUG/FFXFYO1I2I4CNUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/FYO1/I2I4CNUG/FFXFYO1I2I4CNUG.SMALL.jpg little.g.ban Hello there and welcome to my first instructable! This instructable is intended to give you an understanding of creating 3d art based off of a 2d image in autodesk inventor fusion. If you are a student you can get the software and any other autodesk software here. Remember this is the educational ve...
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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/
Sundial Watch: The Original Smartwatch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/IZ27/I2D6MIRI/FM9IZ27I2D6MIRI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/IZ27/I2D6MIRI/FM9IZ27I2D6MIRI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/IZ27/I2D6MIRI/FM9IZ27I2D6MIRI.SMALL.jpg gkapriel With all these newfangled smartwatches coming out, perhaps it’s time to get back to the basics. The sundial watch is the original smartwatch, with location specific design that utilizes the power of the sun to tell time. No batteries, no apps, no accelerometer, just classic design. Used for millenni...
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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
One Nation http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Nation/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:03:01 PST
3D Christmas Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Christmas-Wreath/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:21:28 PST
3D model a one piece 3D printable Coloured Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-model-a-one-piece-3D-printable-Coloured-Christm/
3D model a one piece 3D printable Coloured Christmas Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/XVB1/I2CV5WH3/FQ3XVB1I2CV5WH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/XVB1/I2CV5WH3/FQ3XVB1I2CV5WH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/XVB1/I2CV5WH3/FQ3XVB1I2CV5WH3.SMALL.jpg RedwanaT Everything you need is attached. However, to print this ornament in full colour, you need to convert the inventor file into vrml format to preserve the colour. There are various different ways to go about doing this, but steps as to how to do this can be found online.Enjoy! -Redwana 3D model a one...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:21:07 PST
Woven Snowflake http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Snowflake/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:23:13 PST
Christmas Diamond http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Diamond/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:20:44 PST
Bear ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Bear-ornament/
Bear ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/06Y9/I2BYJBXD/FET06Y9I2BYJBXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/06Y9/I2BYJBXD/FET06Y9I2BYJBXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/06Y9/I2BYJBXD/FET06Y9I2BYJBXD.SMALL.jpg jules36912 I am a seventh grade student from Eagle Hill Middle School, I made this ornament in technology class. Drawn bear ornament design My scale was too large. The X and Y dimensions will need to be sized down.
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:42:28 PST
fireplace ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/fireplace-ornament/
fireplace ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/AYFI/I2BYJBED/FMTAYFII2BYJBED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/AYFI/I2BYJBED/FMTAYFII2BYJBED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/AYFI/I2BYJBED/FMTAYFII2BYJBED.SMALL.jpg 20cwalters I am a seventh grade student. Here is the ornament that I drew on paper and in Autodesk Inventor. The scale is too large so the x and y dimensions need to be reduced.
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:41:38 PST
Santa Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Santa-Ornament-1/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:52:09 PST
National Guard Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/National-Guard-Letters/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:27:42 PST
Betsy Ross American Flag http://www.instructables.com/id/Betsy-Ross-American-Flag/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:43:18 PST
ORU Christmas Tree Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/ORU-Christmas-Tree-Ornament/
ORU Christmas Tree Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/5ECO/I2AQZW6K/FB35ECOI2AQZW6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/5ECO/I2AQZW6K/FB35ECOI2AQZW6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/5ECO/I2AQZW6K/FB35ECOI2AQZW6K.SMALL.jpg JusticeB1 Here is a tutorial showing how to create one of Tulsa's iconic buildings located on the Oral Roberts University Campus, the Prayer Tower. I have assumed that those following my tutorial have at least a basic knowledge of the use of solidworks or other similar CAD software. Step 1: Creating the ba...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 22:47:23 PST
Infinity Heart 3D Printed Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Heart-3D-Printed-Ornament/
Infinity Heart 3D Printed Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/3JZH/I2AQXXHN/FHS3JZHI2AQXXHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/3JZH/I2AQXXHN/FHS3JZHI2AQXXHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/3JZH/I2AQXXHN/FHS3JZHI2AQXXHN.SMALL.jpg rose.thun The Infinity Heart Ornament is a heart when viewed from the front and an infinity when viewed from the top. When the lighting is right you can see both at once with the object and it's shadow. And there's a surprise in the design's third dimension Draw a heart Draw a heart on one planeThere are m...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 20:45:22 PST
Frosted Clear Snow Flake Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Frosted-Clear-Snow-Flake-Ornament/
Frosted Clear Snow Flake Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/AA02/I2AQYQDF/FW5AA02I2AQYQDF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/AA02/I2AQYQDF/FW5AA02I2AQYQDF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/AA02/I2AQYQDF/FW5AA02I2AQYQDF.SMALL.jpg TechHouseRP We drew this snow flake design in Corel Draw, and created the .stl file in Magics. The model was designed to be easily printed by anyone at any 3D printing skill level.We chose to 3D print a snow flake because it has naturally come to be associated with Christmas. We printed three snow flakes, and...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 19:40:57 PST
3D Snowflake Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Snowflake-Ornament/
3D Snowflake Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/1DGK/I2AQZ54O/FVH1DGKI2AQZ54O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/1DGK/I2AQZ54O/FVH1DGKI2AQZ54O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/1DGK/I2AQZ54O/FVH1DGKI2AQZ54O.SMALL.jpg trickdog1085 This elegant snowflake would make a great addition to the White House's collection of ornaments. It was designed to be simple enough so that it could be printed on a wide range of 3D printer technologies but complicated in its geometry to showcase the advantages of 3D printing. This design would b...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 19:26:48 PST
White House Ornament Challenge - White House Holiday Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/White-House-Ornament-Challenge/
White House Ornament Challenge - White House Holiday Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/9X78/I2BYHB3C/FNW9X78I2BYHB3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/9X78/I2BYHB3C/FNW9X78I2BYHB3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/9X78/I2BYHB3C/FNW9X78I2BYHB3C.SMALL.jpg matthewalbertmarcil The White House Holiday Tree! 3D modeling of ornament. Create rounded cone. Many ways to make this, but hollow it out. I did 0.10 in walls. Adding stars vertically Create a line of stars that taper in size. Then cut/extrude this feature and do a circular pattern of this feature. 3 instances e...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 19:25:16 PST
American Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Christmas-Tree/
American Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/3E4C/I2AQWFC5/FUZ3E4CI2AQWFC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/3E4C/I2AQWFC5/FUZ3E4CI2AQWFC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/3E4C/I2AQWFC5/FUZ3E4CI2AQWFC5.SMALL.jpg eherr3 This ornament represents our American holiday, when family and friends come together and participate in traditions such as decorating the tree.
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 17:53:18 PST
Essence of the Ice http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ice-Skate-Ornament/
Essence of the Ice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/JW4T/I2F217TE/FFLJW4TI2F217TE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/JW4T/I2F217TE/FFLJW4TI2F217TE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/JW4T/I2F217TE/FFLJW4TI2F217TE.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer Despite being raised Jewish, I came across the 3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge, and naturally was completely stoked! Through my experience with 3D modeling and printing, I have acquired a true appreciation for forms that are simple, yet elegant. For my ornament, I decided to create an ice skate...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 14:15:17 PST
Elegant Spinning Snowflake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CAD-a-snowflake/
Elegant Spinning Snowflake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/DRKZ/I2AQVEVT/FWUDRKZI2AQVEVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/DRKZ/I2AQVEVT/FWUDRKZI2AQVEVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/DRKZ/I2AQVEVT/FWUDRKZI2AQVEVT.SMALL.jpg Beaconsfield 'Tis the season for all things winter-y (despite it still being November), which means snowflakes, ornaments, and CAD. Here's a basic tutorial for how to CAD a symmetrical snowflake as well as some ways to personalize your snowflake for making 3D printed ornaments (you could also use the files to ma...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 13:15:17 PST
Three Wise Men Holiday Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Wise-Men-Holiday-Ornament/
Three Wise Men Holiday Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/H7A3/I2AIKOJ8/F2MH7A3I2AIKOJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/H7A3/I2AIKOJ8/F2MH7A3I2AIKOJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/H7A3/I2AIKOJ8/F2MH7A3I2AIKOJ8.SMALL.jpg QB1 The iconic story of the Three Wise Men following the North Star across the desert to bring gifts to baby Jesus is captured in this decorative holiday ornament. Simply download the .STL file, print in a 3D printer, and hang on your Christmas tree or display in your home! Download .STL file Pri...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 09:31:13 PST
Library of Congress Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Library-of-Congress-3D-Printed-Christmas-Ornament/
Library of Congress Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E7IU/I28OP1ZD/FKAE7IUI28OP1ZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E7IU/I28OP1ZD/FKAE7IUI28OP1ZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E7IU/I28OP1ZD/FKAE7IUI28OP1ZD.SMALL.jpg VickyTGAW For my entry for the 3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge, I decided I wanted to do something inspired by one of our family’s favorite DC destinations-- the Reading Room in the Library of Congress' Jefferson Building. The beauty of the building and knowledge within is a great testament to the best o...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 08:42:34 PST
An Architectural Model of a Futuristic Subterranean Building http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Architectural-Model-of-a-Futuristic-Subterranea/
An Architectural Model of a Futuristic Subterranean Building - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/C8LE/I28OOHQ6/FSNC8LEI28OOHQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/C8LE/I28OOHQ6/FSNC8LEI28OOHQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/C8LE/I28OOHQ6/FSNC8LEI28OOHQ6.SMALL.jpg pohhoushun This build is our (my colleague and I) entry to the architectural category of a past 3D printing challenge. The task for this category, rather generic I might add, is come up with a building structure that maximizes land or rather space usage in a densely built-up city. The premise is simple, to max...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 07:24:20 PST
Tux the Penguin on sleigh ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Tux-the-Penguin-on-sleigh-ornament/
Tux the Penguin on sleigh ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GV86/I2AQXPEB/F87GV86I2AQXPEB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GV86/I2AQXPEB/F87GV86I2AQXPEB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GV86/I2AQXPEB/F87GV86I2AQXPEB.SMALL.jpg chsin I created this primarily for the ornament design challenge and yes, I am American. Tools: I used SolidWorks to model everything. Pencil and paper were used for ideation. Images created using MS Paint. Logistics: The string or hook goes through that loop that connects the present's ribbon to the hat...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 03:11:13 PST
Sleigh on the White House http://www.instructables.com/id/White-House-Ornament-Design-Challenge/
Sleigh on the White House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/D0MX/I28WCEIM/FL1D0MXI28WCEIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/D0MX/I28WCEIM/FL1D0MXI28WCEIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/D0MX/I28WCEIM/FL1D0MXI28WCEIM.SMALL.jpg shanek21 This Instructable will detail how to print out an ornamental decoration for the holiday season! Model the Ornament in 3D To begin printing your own ornament you need to first have a 3D model of the design that you like. For this step you can either create a custom design of your own (for my desig...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 23:30:29 PST
Paul Revere's Lantern Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Paul-Reveres-Lantern-Ornament/
Paul Revere's Lantern Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/YQC8/I2BRAZQ8/FEAYQC8I2BRAZQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/YQC8/I2BRAZQ8/FEAYQC8I2BRAZQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/YQC8/I2BRAZQ8/FEAYQC8I2BRAZQ8.SMALL.jpg gschoppa Inspired by the history of Paul Revere, I decided to make Paul Revere's Lantern into an ornament. The real lantern is located in the Concord Museum in Concord, Mass. I found a couple of pictures online to use as my models. A lit lantern is utilitarian, but can also be ornamental. Paul Revere's Lante...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 18:53:32 PST
3D Printed Penguin Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Penguin-Ornament/
3D Printed Penguin Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/14HY/I28W7POW/FBJ14HYI28W7POW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/14HY/I28W7POW/FBJ14HYI28W7POW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/14HY/I28W7POW/FBJ14HYI28W7POW.SMALL.jpg courtney2 Here is my Christmas Penguin! Google Sketchup I'm still a newbie to Google Sketchup and self taught, I was able to make a simple penguin ornament. I designed the penguin body, the belly, the eyes, the nose, and the hat as separate beings. Then placed them all together to form the whole penguin (t...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 07:17:33 PST
Snowglobe Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowglobe-Ornament/
Snowglobe Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/STFF/I283JXQ4/FBSSTFFI283JXQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/STFF/I283JXQ4/FBSSTFFI283JXQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/STFF/I283JXQ4/FBSSTFFI283JXQ4.SMALL.jpg farkasdr Snowglobe Ornament design with snowman and tree inside. Clear Outside Build the outside of the snowglobe using stereolithography (SLA) and a polycarbonate clear type resin. Build Inside Build the inside using any type of machine, as this will be painted later. Paint Features Paint the featu...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 18:16:08 PST
3D Santa http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Santa/
3D Santa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/2WC0/I27GUVS4/FYU2WC0I27GUVS4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/2WC0/I27GUVS4/FYU2WC0I27GUVS4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/2WC0/I27GUVS4/FYU2WC0I27GUVS4.SMALL.jpg savannaht408 I made this 3D Santa using Google Sketchup. Google Sketchup 1) Go to https://openclipart.org/homepage . This clipart is all in the public domain and can be used even for commercial use. Search whatever you want, in this case search "Santa". Search until you find what you like!2) Save the image a...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 13:28:59 PST
Christmas 2014 Mug http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-2014-Mug/
Christmas 2014 Mug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/HKNJ/I27GW75N/FRUHKNJI27GW75N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/HKNJ/I27GW75N/FRUHKNJI27GW75N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/HKNJ/I27GW75N/FRUHKNJI27GW75N.SMALL.jpg jamesonm194 I created this 3 centimeter tall mug with AutoCAD 2015. Step 1: Draw the Mug I used a cylinder as my basic shape. With the dimensions of 2 inches tall and a 1 inch radius. Step 2: Creating the Inside of the Mug I cut out the inside of the mug leaving .5" of space between the inside wall and th...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:54:45 PST
Podeum http://www.instructables.com/id/Podeum/
Podeum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/BEBX/I27GUKQR/FEQBEBXI27GUKQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/BEBX/I27GUKQR/FEQBEBXI27GUKQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/BEBX/I27GUKQR/FEQBEBXI27GUKQR.SMALL.jpg RobertH14 Podeum
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:15:20 PST
3D Star Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Star-Ornament/
3D Star Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/7UA8/I27GVQS2/F3V7UA8I27GVQS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/7UA8/I27GVQS2/F3V7UA8I27GVQS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/7UA8/I27GVQS2/F3V7UA8I27GVQS2.SMALL.jpg daving870 I used www.Tinkercad.com to design this ornament. Tinkercad Tools I first opened used the shape tool. I then combined 4 pyramid shapes to make the star.Then i added a loop to hang the star. Print with Makerbot I printed this with a Makerbot 5th Generation Replicator in transparent PLA filame...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:14:39 PST