Instructables: exploring - 3D-Printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:51:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a 3D model from an image http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-model-from-an-image/
How to make a 3D model from an image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/F1WF/I8PQWPQX/F5MF1WFI8PQWPQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/F1WF/I8PQWPQX/F5MF1WFI8PQWPQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/F1WF/I8PQWPQX/F5MF1WFI8PQWPQX.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Objective: Create a model from an image. This is also how you can easily create a cookie cutter. Skip to the last step to see the easiest way to create a cookie cutter.To learn how to master 3D Printing see more posts at:http://3dprintingninja.blogspot.comPlease leave your comments.and as always tha...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:40:51 PDT
Building a 3D Printed Pan Tilt Case for a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-3D-Printed-Pan-Tilt-Case-for-a-Raspberr/
Building a 3D Printed Pan Tilt Case for a Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SMALL.jpg will.kostelecky This instructable describes the building of a case for a Raspberry Pi that incorporates a pan-tilt assembly for the Pi Camera.My goal was to design a 3D printable case that would neatly encompass the Raspberry Pi while also providing space for converting a single power source (12V) into two regulate...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:24:11 PDT
3D Design and make your own construction set http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Design-and-make-your-own-construction-set/
3D Design and make your own construction set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/0XR0/I8PQWQ4H/FO80XR0I8PQWQ4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/0XR0/I8PQWQ4H/FO80XR0I8PQWQ4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/0XR0/I8PQWQ4H/FO80XR0I8PQWQ4H.SMALL.jpg Paulbacca This instructable will show you how to design and make your own construction set using freely available opensource software like Google Sketchup or Tinkercad to design your 3D models. This project is ideal for children who want to make and learn about 3D design/printing as well as construction. This...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:40:16 PDT
Safe way to do Acetone bath http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-way-to-do-Acetone-bath/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:59:08 PDT
Braille rubik's cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Braille-rubiks-cube/
Braille rubik's cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/YYBO/I8OBG7MC/FJPYYBOI8OBG7MC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/YYBO/I8OBG7MC/FJPYYBOI8OBG7MC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/YYBO/I8OBG7MC/FJPYYBOI8OBG7MC.SMALL.jpg liquidhandwash I have a friend who lost his sight a few years ago, and it got me thinking about how much that must really suck. I use my eyes all the time, I don't know what I would do without them, he must miss out on so much. I sure would like to make his life easier some how..... We were taking and for what ev...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 02:42:26 PDT
3D printing of "The Wave" http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printing-of-The-Wave/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:57:29 PDT
How to 3D-Print multicolored obejcts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-3D-Print-multicolored-obejcts/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:12:38 PDT
Custom Fitted 3D Print Glasses: ✓ Vote http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Fitted-3D-Print-Glasses-Vote/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:55:48 PDT
3D Printer Thermal Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Thermal-Enclosure/
3D Printer Thermal Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/C8JU/I8BGRZ8K/FOUC8JUI8BGRZ8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/C8JU/I8BGRZ8K/FOUC8JUI8BGRZ8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/C8JU/I8BGRZ8K/FOUC8JUI8BGRZ8K.SMALL.jpg D-Cantrell 3D Printer Housing Anybody who has ever used a Desktop 3D Printer has likely encountered the issue of warping. In severe cases and large objects this can cause the extruder to hit the part causing it to peel off. The printer, not knowing the part is no longer there, continues resulting in a big bird...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 14:50:52 PDT
TestrBot: The $300 Universal Test Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/TestrBot-The-300-Universal-Test-Machine/
TestrBot: The $300 Universal Test Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/7D2C/I8EBI735/FKB7D2CI8EBI735.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/7D2C/I8EBI735/FKB7D2CI8EBI735.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/7D2C/I8EBI735/FKB7D2CI8EBI735.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike *What is TestrBot? (See Video in Final Step) TestrBot is a $300 Universal Test Machine (UTM) and can be used to perform any type of static or dynamic testing in tension or compression up to 200 lbs. It was designed to allow me to run a gamut of physical tests on 3D printed specimens. 3D printing is ...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 23:23:42 PDT
#3DBenchy - The tool to calibrate and test your 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/3DBenchy-The-tool-to-calibrate-and-test-your-3D-pr/
#3DBenchy - The tool to calibrate and test your 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/9R0W/I8EBBX2N/FWY9R0WI8EBBX2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/9R0W/I8EBBX2N/FWY9R0WI8EBBX2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/9R0W/I8EBBX2N/FWY9R0WI8EBBX2N.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools #3DBenchy is a 3D model specifically designed for testing and benchmarking 3D printers. It is a small recognizable object that you can download for free, make and share.By 3D-printing this STL file you will be able to benchmark your 3D printer and materials and compare the result to other users' pri...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 08:03:43 PDT
Edge 3D Printer V.2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-3D-Printer-V20/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 22:18:17 PDT
Steampunk Adjustable Tint Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Adjustable-Tint-Goggles/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 17:07:08 PDT
3D Printable Trumpet http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printable-Trumpet/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:18:58 PDT
Cast And Mold A 3D Printed Part http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-And-Mold-A-3D-Printed-Part/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 03:51:16 PDT
San Diego Model Railroad Museum Centennial Railway Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/San-Diego-Model-Railroad-Museum-Centennial-Railway/
San Diego Model Railroad Museum Centennial Railway Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/5XD1/I88LNE5T/FHZ5XD1I88LNE5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/5XD1/I88LNE5T/FHZ5XD1I88LNE5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/5XD1/I88LNE5T/FHZ5XD1I88LNE5T.SMALL.jpg Claydiz In this Instructable I will explain how I modeled the buttress for the California Tower which is home to the Museum of Man. That being said I will also include a lot of images that demonstrate how I used this method for modeling this entire project. This method can be adapted to any CAD that allo...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 23:15:49 PDT
Long Bed Printed 3d Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Bed-Printed-3d-Printer/
Long Bed Printed 3d Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/9QW9/I8766YZS/FWX9QW9I8766YZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/9QW9/I8766YZS/FWX9QW9I8766YZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/9QW9/I8766YZS/FWX9QW9I8766YZS.SMALL.jpg dmserve The RepRap Project was invented by Adrian Bowyer in 2004. More information can be found in these Links:http://www.reprap.org/wiki/About and http://www.reprap.org/wiki/RepRap_Family_TreeMany amazing printers have been designed over the years: Darwin, Mendels, Deltas, Simpsons, CoreXY, ......The ...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 21:38:36 PDT
Raspberry Ice Pie W 3DPrinting http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Ice-Pie-W-3DPrinting/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 14:53:47 PDT
3D Print Minecraft http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Minecraft/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 10:57:41 PDT
3d Print Your Minecraft World! http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Print-Youre-Minecraft-World/
3d Print Your Minecraft World! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/A09L/I85QQ03T/F93A09LI85QQ03T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/A09L/I85QQ03T/F93A09LI85QQ03T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/A09L/I85QQ03T/F93A09LI85QQ03T.SMALL.jpg printrbot932 This is a tutorial on how to export and print youre minecraft terrain or creation.I resently cam across a program called mineways that exports obj that you can turn in to files that can be used to print on a low end printer.I hope this helps someone bring there creation to life. Load World first...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 14:19:05 PDT
Plane with solar cells and micro motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Plane-with-solar-cells-and-micro-motor/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 14:26:47 PDT
SMD Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-Holder/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 15:48:56 PDT
DIY Filament Extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Filastruder/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 06:02:17 PDT
Creating 3D printed, wind-up, no assembly required gadgets http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-3D-printed-wind-up-no-assembly-required-g/
Creating 3D printed, wind-up, no assembly required gadgets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/O4GX/I81GHL4S/F19O4GXI81GHL4S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/O4GX/I81GHL4S/F19O4GXI81GHL4S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/O4GX/I81GHL4S/F19O4GXI81GHL4S.SMALL.jpg MrSirLRD I've recently been working on, no assembly required 3d printed wind-up cars and have been using Shapeways strong and flexible plastic (SLS printer) to print them (i don't have a 3d printer).In this Instructable I will go through how to design your own 3d printed wind-up gadget as well as giving you ...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 23:28:24 PDT
How to make your own Phone stand for huawei (or others) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Phone-stand-for-huawei-or-oth/
How to make your own Phone stand for huawei (or others) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/JX61/I81V3691/FAUJX61I81V3691.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/JX61/I81V3691/FAUJX61I81V3691.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/JX61/I81V3691/FAUJX61I81V3691.SMALL.jpg ajdejong I recently got a new phone wich is a pretty uncommon and unknown phone. This is the Huawei ascend G6 smartphone. I wanted to have a nice desktop charging stand for it but i couldn't find any nice ones on the internet. So I decided to make my own stand using my 3d printer. Designing your stand in ...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 02:36:50 PDT
Create A Unique Burial Urn http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-A-Unique-Burial-Urn/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 05:53:44 PDT
3D printed magnetic connector! *UPDATED* http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-magnetic-connector/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 03:17:47 PDT
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-3D-Printing-Alternatives-Guide/
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SMALL.jpg MAYER MAKES Hi it´s that Guy from MAYER MAKES3D Printing is one of the greatest achievements for Makers in recent times, but there are some issues with it.Not everybody (myself included) can afford a 3D printer. The price tags come down every year but it´s still a very big investment. Building a 3d Printer from...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 02:55:02 PDT
3D printed Tool WristBand w/ minimal assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Tool-WristBand-w-minimal-assembly/
3D printed Tool WristBand w/ minimal assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/MTD6/I800Y6JR/FO7MTD6I800Y6JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/MTD6/I800Y6JR/FO7MTD6I800Y6JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/MTD6/I800Y6JR/FO7MTD6I800Y6JR.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 If you like my work please visit my Shapeways.com/shops/amznfx or my etsy.com/shop/amznfx and check out my other work So i saw similar product on the market for 200 - 500 dollars on the internet. Not even sure is available for sale but i'm not sure if i want to drop that much money if i can make one...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 13:37:48 PDT
Build a 30$ laser Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-30-laser/
Build a 30$ laser Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SMALL.jpg Sardau IntroductionThis instructable will guide you to build a 3D scanner for less than $30, or even $12 if you already have a USB webcam.Seeing the price tag and limitations of commercial scanners I decided to challenge myself to build my own. It had to be cheaper and easy for anybody to build one using a...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 11:44:10 PDT
3D Printed USB Phone Charger Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-USB-Phone-Charger-Enclosure/
3D Printed USB Phone Charger Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/T0GH/I800XWUI/F0HT0GHI800XWUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/T0GH/I800XWUI/F0HT0GHI800XWUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/T0GH/I800XWUI/F0HT0GHI800XWUI.SMALL.jpg sbizarro After searching hundreds of models of USB charger, all of them looked like Altoids boxes.Decided to design my own enclosure! Choose your schematic and components. Instructables have a hide range of usb charger models and schematics.i used this one, just added a power jack for charging: http://www...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 12:19:08 PDT
3D Printed Dowelling Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Dowelling-Jig/
3D Printed Dowelling Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/9UYB/I7QPPJ9N/F489UYBI7QPPJ9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/9UYB/I7QPPJ9N/F489UYBI7QPPJ9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/9UYB/I7QPPJ9N/F489UYBI7QPPJ9N.SMALL.jpg Evan.Ganiaris I have been struggling with standard dowelling jigs for years so decided to design a 3D Printed Dowelling Jig which is easy to use and accurate. Here is my project. Step 1 - Sizing up the timber Pick the size timber you want to dowel together. I picked 42mm x 19mm (1 3/4 x 3/4 inch) Step 2 - M...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:12:52 PDT
desk partition panel http://www.instructables.com/id/desk-partition-panel/
desk partition panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/0NB4/I7KB9GN4/FZ60NB4I7KB9GN4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/0NB4/I7KB9GN4/FZ60NB4I7KB9GN4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/0NB4/I7KB9GN4/FZ60NB4I7KB9GN4.SMALL.jpg mobilow We moved the office and now sitting in front of each others LCD screen, so we needed a solution to make the desk a bit nicer. Nothing on the market found so I had to do it by my own using the 3D printer and some other tools. Print the parts after designing the parts in 123D Design, 6 sets were ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:50:21 PDT
A.M.E.E. Animation http://www.instructables.com/id/AMEE-Animation/
A.M.E.E. Animation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/AWGQ/I7GS8GOW/F56AWGQI7GS8GOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/AWGQ/I7GS8GOW/F56AWGQI7GS8GOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/AWGQ/I7GS8GOW/F56AWGQI7GS8GOW.SMALL.jpg joehan A.M.E.E. is a military robot from the science fiction thriller Red Planet where it guides a team landing on planet mars. To beam A.M.E.E. from the virtual pixel matrix into the real world it was necessary to modify all the parts e.g. add pins, replace the gears, etc. Followed by solving many troub...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:38:38 PDT
Spider Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-creature/
Spider Rover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/YRMS/I1C40JNF/FFFYRMSI1C40JNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/YRMS/I1C40JNF/FFFYRMSI1C40JNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/YRMS/I1C40JNF/FFFYRMSI1C40JNF.SMALL.jpg joehan This 3D printed creature can be simply clicked together with one and the same printed lock washer type. Just in case you want to convert it into a 4D version, you can add a motor (pulley is in the files)Check also Shae Andersons Dual Worm Gear Drive Spider Rover Remixcan be found here http://www.thi...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:17:55 PDT
Ember Build Head Display Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Build-Head-Display-Case/
Ember Build Head Display Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/M3JM/I7ELCCHD/FEEM3JMI7ELCCHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/M3JM/I7ELCCHD/FEEM3JMI7ELCCHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/M3JM/I7ELCCHD/FEEM3JMI7ELCCHD.SMALL.jpg Porda Do you need a way to safely transport your unprocessed Ember prints or simply need a snazzy way of displaying said prints? Have we got a product for you!In preparation for a trade show in New York, I designed these cases to protect the unprocessed prints during transportation but also to work as imp...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 15:20:26 PDT
Autonomous / Voice Controlled - 3D Scanning Rig For 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Voice-Controlled-3D-Scanning-Rig/
Autonomous / Voice Controlled - 3D Scanning Rig For 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/28CR/I7CCAXBX/FFB28CRI7CCAXBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/28CR/I7CCAXBX/FFB28CRI7CCAXBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/28CR/I7CCAXBX/FFB28CRI7CCAXBX.SMALL.jpg aldricnegrier The idea behind the voice controlled / autonomous 3D scanning rig is to allow for a 3D scanning capture to work as smooth as possible with the minimum effort for the person how is scanning as for the person how is being scanned.The main goals of the project are: 1 - Create a portable/compact 3D sca...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:23:38 PDT
Make Candles With a 3D-Printer and Recycled Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Candles-With-a-3D-Printer-and-Recycled-Crayon/
Make Candles With a 3D-Printer and Recycled Crayons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/SHW8/I7CCDAQ9/FL6SHW8I7CCDAQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/SHW8/I7CCDAQ9/FL6SHW8I7CCDAQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/SHW8/I7CCDAQ9/FL6SHW8I7CCDAQ9.SMALL.jpg MITinventorbot The possibilities of what you can do with a 3D-Printer are limitless, and in this project you will further learn that the sky is the limit by making recycled crayon candles with a 3D-Printer. These are great for emergency situations, as they do not require any special materials, and take less than a...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:01:20 PDT
3D Pixel Collider (3D Print) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Pixel-Collider-3D-Print/
3D Pixel Collider (3D Print) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/CRJC/I7C829M9/FRRCRJCI7C829M9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/CRJC/I7C829M9/FRRCRJCI7C829M9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/CRJC/I7C829M9/FRRCRJCI7C829M9.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales The idea of perceiving things in ways that they are not has always fascinated me. This project was inspired by thinking about how we could visualize this distorted reality.How to create something that is something else? Simplified theory Images are composed by pixels in two dimensions, by adjusti...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:59:11 PDT
3D Printed Ikea Hack Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ikea-Hack-Lamp/
3D Printed Ikea Hack Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/73C8/I78VSW52/F0N73C8I78VSW52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/73C8/I78VSW52/F0N73C8I78VSW52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/73C8/I78VSW52/F0N73C8I78VSW52.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Ikea is full of objects that are just begging to be repurposed. I made this lamp using their generic hanging socket fixture, drawer pulls, and a 3D printed universal bracket that connects them.I designed everything in Fusion 360 and printed the parts on a Makerbot Replicator 2. Tools + Materials ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:41:50 PDT
3D printed hat graphics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-hat-graphics/
3D printed hat graphics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/Y3BJ/I78VSLUC/FS6Y3BJI78VSLUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/Y3BJ/I78VSLUC/FS6Y3BJI78VSLUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/Y3BJ/I78VSLUC/FS6Y3BJI78VSLUC.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus I recently saw Becky and Noe, creators over at Adafruit, do a video where they 3D printed custom hat graphics on their 3D Printing Thursday show. As a fan of customizing things to suit my needs this custom had graphic was something I was excited to try. At the end of their video they mention ways to...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:30:13 PDT
"Little Dipper" SLA/DLP 3D printer for under $500 (projector included) http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Dipper-SLADLP-3D-printer-for-under-500-proj/
"Little Dipper" SLA/DLP 3D printer for under $500 (projector included) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/74UQ/I7BQEGXJ/FRN74UQI7BQEGXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/74UQ/I7BQEGXJ/FRN74UQI7BQEGXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/74UQ/I7BQEGXJ/FRN74UQI7BQEGXJ.SMALL.jpg marshallpeck A brief overview:This Instructable is about building a simple yet versatile resin (SLA) 3D printer that uses a cheap DLP projector to build the part from the "top down". This orientation of the light source is similar to other large scale industrial SLA machines. It has some advantages in simplicity...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 04:20:54 PDT
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Letterpress-Adana3D/
DIY Letterpress - Adana3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/7J70/I78VMEI3/FHG7J70I78VMEI3.SMALL.jpg fsanzeni This manual letterpress, as the name can suggest, was inspired by UK’s famous manufacturer Adana. I wanted to link the tradition of manual printing with current technologies. The machine is built with concrete, nuts and bolts. Furthermore, the cliché is designed on a computer and printed with modern...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:18:47 PDT
Mr. Spock Earmuffs - Leonard Nimoy Tribute http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-Spock-Earmuffs-Leonard-Nimoy-Tribute/
Mr. Spock Earmuffs - Leonard Nimoy Tribute - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BF7O/I74LAO63/FO3BF7OI74LAO63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BF7O/I74LAO63/FO3BF7OI74LAO63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BF7O/I74LAO63/FO3BF7OI74LAO63.SMALL.jpg vknt If you plan to live long and prosper, it's good practice to protect your ears in loud environments. In this tribute to Leonard Nimoy I customized earmuffs with the famous Mr. Spock ears. Step 1: Document and measure I modeled after this particular set. It might work with other 3M Peltors too.http...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:32:03 PDT
3D Printed Nested Dolls http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Nested-Dolls/
3D Printed Nested Dolls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/SLPE/I735W2UE/FYZSLPEI735W2UE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/SLPE/I735W2UE/FYZSLPEI735W2UE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/SLPE/I735W2UE/FYZSLPEI735W2UE.SMALL.jpg masynmachien In this Ible I show how I designed and 3D printed a set of nested dolls. It is a rather simple project, but there are some lessons to share, mainly on the best working order making the design.At the time I was just starting in designing in 3D and exploring the possibilities of Autodesk 123D Design. ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:07:16 PDT
Reading Wing Ring Thing http://www.instructables.com/id/Reading-Wing-Ring-Thing/
Reading Wing Ring Thing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/FXX1/I6YY29CK/FX7FXX1I6YY29CK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/FXX1/I6YY29CK/FX7FXX1I6YY29CK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/FXX1/I6YY29CK/FX7FXX1I6YY29CK.SMALL.jpg mandyee (My first Instructable!)So, I kind of stole the idea for this from http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Reading-Ring/ But anyway, I made my own design using Tinkercad. Added dragon wings and all that. Okay, so you can't really tell they're dragon wings, but that's not the point.I got the 3D print of...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 17:43:38 PDT
Easy Cleaning - Clogged 3D Printer Nozzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cleaning-Clogged-3D-Printer-Nozzle/
Easy Cleaning - Clogged 3D Printer Nozzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/WH5C/I6ZTLR4M/F20WH5CI6ZTLR4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/WH5C/I6ZTLR4M/F20WH5CI6ZTLR4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/WH5C/I6ZTLR4M/F20WH5CI6ZTLR4M.SMALL.jpg MRDC Cleaning a clogged nozzle is very hard at times. This is an easy and cheap method to clean clogged nozzle. Things you need 1. Acetone (Nail polish remover)2. Candle or Lighter3. Needle4. Aluminium foil Dip the nozzle in Acetone The higher the concentration of acetone lesser the time required.I...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:24:27 PDT
Window clouding in the Ember printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-clouding-in-the-Ember-printer/
Window clouding in the Ember printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/4KK7/I6WDOK78/FZS4KK7I6WDOK78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/4KK7/I6WDOK78/FZS4KK7I6WDOK78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/4KK7/I6WDOK78/FZS4KK7I6WDOK78.SMALL.jpg bad-zima One of the major pain points to using both SLA and DLP printers is that the optical transmission of the PDMS windows change over time. This "clouding" or "fogging" is very clear to the naked eye, as the two photos of a used windows beside a new one show. There are two causes for the clouding. First,...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 11:14:29 PST
3d Printer for Less Than $100 USD!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printer-for-Less-Than-100-USD/
3d Printer for Less Than $100 USD!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V0O9/I6RST5LL/F72V0O9I6RST5LL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V0O9/I6RST5LL/F72V0O9I6RST5LL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V0O9/I6RST5LL/F72V0O9I6RST5LL.SMALL.jpg noober62 The future is now!!!! You can know build your own 3D-Printer for Less Than $100 USD!!!In this instructable I will show you how I built my 3d printer, The RepStrap.You build a repstrap in order to build a reprap! Plan Your Design. If you're planning on building a 3d Printer you've come to the righ...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:22:47 PST
Ember Printer Swatchbook: Textures and Finishing for SLA DLP Printers http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Printer-Swatchbook-Textures-and-Finishing/
Ember Printer Swatchbook: Textures and Finishing for SLA DLP Printers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Y0O6/I6NIFA8E/FEAY0O6I6NIFA8E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Y0O6/I6NIFA8E/FEAY0O6I6NIFA8E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Y0O6/I6NIFA8E/FEAY0O6I6NIFA8E.SMALL.jpg MaddyMaxey Understanding what's possible is a crucial component of creation. When exploring uncharted territory, occasionally it helps to have glimpses of what you may discover along the way. With this in mind, I had the pleasure of working on a swatchbook of possible textures, finishes and materials that can ...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:33:01 PST