Instructables: exploring - 3D-Printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 20:28:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D Printing Puzzle Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Puzzle-Pen/
3D Printing Puzzle Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Y4KE/IBC289CF/F7TY4KEIBC289CF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Y4KE/IBC289CF/F7TY4KEIBC289CF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Y4KE/IBC289CF/F7TY4KEIBC289CF.SMALL.jpg Ally Zhao Here's a cool 3D printing project. In this instructables, I'll show you how I made an awesome puzzle pen using 3D printing.3D Printer: DremelFilament: PLAModeling Application: 123D Design Desktop ( get from: http://www.123dapp.com/design ) Draft the design Draw out the draft design and puzzle pie...
By: Ally Zhao

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 26 Jun 2015 02:09:15 PDT
3d Print from ANYWHERE http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Print-from-ANYWHERE/
3d Print from ANYWHERE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/RVYI/IBC2LS29/F4LRVYIIBC2LS29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/RVYI/IBC2LS29/F4LRVYIIBC2LS29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/RVYI/IBC2LS29/F4LRVYIIBC2LS29.SMALL.jpg Jubal117 This guide allows you to start your 3d printer from ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD... as long as you have internet access. This means while you are off on a work trip, or away for a weekend convention, your 3d printer can be working hard without you babysitting it! This Instructable will take you from start ...
By: Jubal117

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:59:59 PDT
Studded Cup Cozy : flexible 3d printed studded belt for my cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Studded-Cup-Cozy-flexible-3d-printed-studded-belt-/
Studded Cup Cozy : flexible 3d printed studded belt for my cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/4OPE/IB4A5VRV/FYS4OPEIB4A5VRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/4OPE/IB4A5VRV/FYS4OPEIB4A5VRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/4OPE/IB4A5VRV/FYS4OPEIB4A5VRV.SMALL.jpg mpinner i wanted to create a cozy for my favorite drinking cup. this personalizes it, creates nice insulation, and covers up unsightly company logos.i decided to start experimenting with flexible filament for our 3d printer. i wanted to create patterns that had nice flexible portions and cool textures like ...
By: mpinner

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 20 Jun 2015 21:19:10 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...
By: dellinger

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:59:43 PDT
3D Printed Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Pen/
3D Printed Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/08I1/IB8I711G/FD008I1IB8I711G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/08I1/IB8I711G/FD008I1IB8I711G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/08I1/IB8I711G/FD008I1IB8I711G.SMALL.jpg mso797 I had a BiC pen that cracked into two pieces. Fortunately the pen cartridge was left undamaged. If you have also having a BiC pen cartridge lying around, I thought that in this short Instructable we could 3D print a new pen! Materials Pen Cartridge (Standard cartridge found in any BiC Pen) Access...
By: mso797

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:59:42 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...
By: Downunder35m

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 23 Jun 2015 01:33:11 PDT
3D Printed Duct Tape Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Duct-Tape-Belt/
3D Printed Duct Tape Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/WESL/IB8I37J1/FUSWESLIB8I37J1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/WESL/IB8I37J1/FUSWESLIB8I37J1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/WESL/IB8I37J1/FUSWESLIB8I37J1.SMALL.jpg CoreyO I have always loved technology and appreciated fashion. With this belt project I wanted to help the technically minded to explore the world of fashion, and open the world of technology and engineering to the fashion forward folks. Required Materials Duct Tape Eyelet Pliers & Eyelets Scissors Tap...
By: CoreyO

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 21:03:08 PDT
3D Printed Adjustable Standing Desk For Under $50 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Adjustable-Standing-Desk-For-Under-50/
3D Printed Adjustable Standing Desk For Under $50 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/0K8I/IB8IDX66/FYX0K8IIB8IDX66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/0K8I/IB8IDX66/FYX0K8IIB8IDX66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/0K8I/IB8IDX66/FYX0K8IIB8IDX66.SMALL.jpg AlexK16 Sitting is the New Smoking. There has been lots of research showing that people who sit all day have higher incidents of cancer, diabetes, and heart disease. As a designer, I often am sitting 8 (or like 4) hours a day or more at the computer. While I am active as well, apparently sitting is so bad f...
By: AlexK16

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:56:55 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...
By: kg1422

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:13:29 PDT
Pythagoras Cylinder with Sketchup to STL http://www.instructables.com/id/Pythagoras-Cylinder-with-Sketchup-to-STL/
Pythagoras Cylinder with Sketchup to STL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/FMYE/IB8HY77E/FUOFMYEIB8HY77E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/FMYE/IB8HY77E/FUOFMYEIB8HY77E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/FMYE/IB8HY77E/FUOFMYEIB8HY77E.SMALL.jpg Zachariah My inspiration for this project came from a youtube video titled Pythagoras Cup filled with Mercury. As a physics teacher that teaches fluids, I wanted a measurable version of this. I know there are Pythagoras Cups out there, but I also wanted to Make It Myself!With some basic Geometry and a refer...
By: Zachariah

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:54:40 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...
By: allie.fauer

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:10:17 PDT
A low cost 3D printer with basic tools http://www.instructables.com/id/A-low-cost-3D-printer-with-basic-tools/
A low cost 3D printer with basic tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/IR4O/IB7RTPSV/F09IR4OIB7RTPSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/IR4O/IB7RTPSV/F09IR4OIB7RTPSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/IR4O/IB7RTPSV/F09IR4OIB7RTPSV.SMALL.jpg hschlech Introducing the 'Ad(str)apto'Welcome to our 1st attempt at doing an instructable. This is a cheap, quick and very 'hackable' bootstrap printer loosely based on the reprap 'Adapto' (http://reprap.org/wiki/Adapto) The print volume of this printer is approximately 8 litres (200x200x200mm), but could e...
By: hschlech

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:26:43 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...
By: Jazzmyn

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:50:14 PDT
3D Penny Board http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-PennyBoard/
3D Penny Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/S4RO/IB7RTS7B/FVTS4ROIB7RTS7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/S4RO/IB7RTS7B/FVTS4ROIB7RTS7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/S4RO/IB7RTS7B/FVTS4ROIB7RTS7B.SMALL.jpg cartercar__ Ever want to print something truly awesome? Well here is your chance. Print a skateboard. The skateboard specifically is a penny board. The board its self is 100 % plastic. The trucks are from an old skateboard just for testing purposes. In total the print took 22 hours and 130 meters of filament. I...
By: cartercar__

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:39:01 PDT
3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Mini-USB-Vacuum-Cleaner/
3D Print a Mini USB Vacuum Cleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5IYE/IB6CJLZF/FM85IYEIB6CJLZF.SMALL.jpg loboat My purpose to design a mini USB vacuum cleaner was the consequence of the mess I was confronted to, after making stuff for hours with plastic, wood, and electronic parts on my desk.I needed a small and efficient device to clean the mess, so I decided to design and make my own.This mini vacuum cleane...
By: loboat

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:40:38 PDT
Monkey Hunter - Blow Guns, 3D Printing and Programming, Oh My! http://www.instructables.com/id/Monkey-Hunter-Blow-Guns-3D-Printing-and-Programmin/
Monkey Hunter - Blow Guns, 3D Printing and Programming, Oh My! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/N87X/IB4A3JYV/FC6N87XIB4A3JYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/N87X/IB4A3JYV/FC6N87XIB4A3JYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/N87X/IB4A3JYV/FC6N87XIB4A3JYV.SMALL.jpg CMBSTEAMlab There's a hunter in the woods with a blow gun, taking aim at a monkey hanging from a branch in a tree. The monkey spots the hunter and releases the branch right as the hunter's dart leaves his gun. Does the hunter hit the monkey? Find out in this instructable.My name is John Allwine. I'm the STEAMla...
By: CMBSTEAMlab

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 20 Jun 2015 21:15:09 PDT
3D Printing Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Basics/
3D Printing Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/90JK/IB7RNRJE/FYB90JKIB7RNRJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/90JK/IB7RNRJE/FYB90JKIB7RNRJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/90JK/IB7RNRJE/FYB90JKIB7RNRJE.SMALL.jpg printeraction A 3D Printer is a manufacturing tool used to create three-dimensional artifacts that have been designed on a computer. 3D printers have a wide range of shapes, sizes, and types, but in essence they are all computer controlled additive manufacturing machines. Similar to how paper printers lay down in...
By: printeraction

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:12:15 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...
By: Robglacier

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 01:34:52 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 ...
By: iwillspy13

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Jun 2015 21:03:33 PDT
3d Printed WALLET http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-WALLET/
3d Printed WALLET - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/5UZX/IB8I76EN/FKZ5UZXIB8I76EN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/5UZX/IB8I76EN/FKZ5UZXIB8I76EN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/5UZX/IB8I76EN/FKZ5UZXIB8I76EN.SMALL.jpg jwa3d IF YOU ARE FED UP WITH YOUR OLD WALLET TRY ME!HANDY AND STYLISH WALLET FOR CASH, COINS, DOCUMENTS AND CARDS!JUST PRINT IT! What is it about? The idea is simple. Came to me when I started to be fed up with my older big wallet. It was to big to wear it in the pocket. I decided to create something ...
By: jwa3d

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Jun 2015 19:55:39 PDT
Artistic face mask by 2 photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Artistic-face-mask-by-2-photos/
Artistic face mask by 2 photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/09DN/IB4AAU2O/FRA09DNIB4AAU2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/09DN/IB4AAU2O/FRA09DNIB4AAU2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/09DN/IB4AAU2O/FRA09DNIB4AAU2O.SMALL.jpg Creathings Let the Artist inside you come out!Making a artistic mask/bust from 2 photos.Not realistic but surrealistic. The 3d face You need 2 photos, one front view, one side view.Load the photo's in the programm : FaceGen ( free for download )In FaceGen you can adjust the face expressions. The free versio...
By: Creathings

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Jun 2015 04:58:26 PDT
3D Printed Bobblehead - High Resolution Full Body Scanned and Hand Painted http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Bobblehead-High-Resolution-Full-Body-Sc/
3D Printed Bobblehead - High Resolution Full Body Scanned and Hand Painted - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/VUP3/IB2BP3RU/FOKVUP3IB2BP3RU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/VUP3/IB2BP3RU/FOKVUP3IB2BP3RU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/VUP3/IB2BP3RU/FOKVUP3IB2BP3RU.SMALL.jpg luiscarlosrsousa In this instructable, I will show you how you can create your own 3D printed bobblehead with a build time of one / two days. I will show you how to do a high resolution full body 3D scan, how to do 3D modeling software repair's of the 3D scan with simple but powerful tools, and finally printing and ...
By: luiscarlosrsousa

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:36:25 PDT
Material Speculation: ISIS http://www.instructables.com/id/Material-Speculation-ISIS/
Material Speculation: ISIS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/4M7D/IAWDQ2Q3/F434M7DIAWDQ2Q3.SMALL.jpg morehshin (This is an in-progess research and project. As I continue the development of the project, I will be completing and editing this text. You can also look for more updates on my website.)“Material Speculation” is a digital fabrication and 3D printing project by Morehshin Allahyari that inspects Petrop...
By: morehshin

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 15 Jun 2015 21:27:36 PDT
PANDA- THE ULTIMATE CLEANING ROBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/PANDA-THE-ULTIMATE-CLEANING-ROBOT/
PANDA- THE ULTIMATE CLEANING ROBOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 Hi, this project is dedicated to my son for whom will be born in the coming month, so I named it after my son's nickname "Panda". This is an improved version of cleaning robot with robust features of cleaning such as air suction, sweeper and roller brush. It randomly picks it direction to move, obst...
By: jake_lee_1105

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:12:53 PDT
Blue Buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-Buggy/
Blue Buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/XAC3/IB21T3X8/FCCXAC3IB21T3X8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/XAC3/IB21T3X8/FCCXAC3IB21T3X8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/XAC3/IB21T3X8/FCCXAC3IB21T3X8.SMALL.jpg rwinscot This instructable started many years ago... in the late 1970s to be exact. My older brothers had these amazing gas powered dune buggies, and I wanted one too. Alas, I was a little to young at the time to be handling such gas-powered awesomeness (sigh).Fast forward to modern day; I'm older and more r...
By: rwinscot

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 05:27:11 PDT
3D Bust for Blind Deaf Mother http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Bust-for-Blind-Mother/
3D Bust for Blind Deaf Mother - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U65E/IB0MTRB5/FUBU65EIB0MTRB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U65E/IB0MTRB5/FUBU65EIB0MTRB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/U65E/IB0MTRB5/FUBU65EIB0MTRB5.SMALL.jpg CoryH A local university reached out to us about a high school graduate who wanted to leave a photo of herself for her mother when she leaves for college. The one problem is the graduates mother is blind. The social worker inquired about 3D printing a replica of of the daughter's face to leave with her ...
By: CoryH

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:52:14 PDT
3D Printing a Transparent Sphericon http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-a-Transparent-Sphericon/
3D Printing a Transparent Sphericon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TDY6/IB0MMA0Z/FHQTDY6IB0MMA0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TDY6/IB0MMA0Z/FHQTDY6IB0MMA0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TDY6/IB0MMA0Z/FHQTDY6IB0MMA0Z.SMALL.jpg rotormind A "sphericon" is a pleasing 3-dimensional shape formed by joining four half-cones. It is a "developable" shape, meaning that all parts of it touch a flat surface it is rolled on, and it has an interesting wobbly motion when it rolls. We'll make the shape by halves, in Autodesk Inventor. Making th...
By: rotormind

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 15:39:22 PDT
3D Print captured nuts without pausing your print. http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-captured-nuts-without-pausing-your-print/
3D Print captured nuts without pausing your print. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JZAI/IB0MHYQ2/FB4JZAIIB0MHYQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JZAI/IB0MHYQ2/FB4JZAIIB0MHYQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JZAI/IB0MHYQ2/FB4JZAIIB0MHYQ2.SMALL.jpg BrutalEngineer I am often responsible for rapid prototyping parts on the job as a mechanical engineer. Regularly my designs require the use of captured nuts to joint parts together. It is possible to add a pause in your 3D print and embed nuts, but often my prints last days and run when I am not around to pla...
By: BrutalEngineer

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:29:43 PDT
How to Create a Large 3D Printer using a Smaller 3D Printer - "Project Locus" http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Large-3D-Printer-using-a-Smaller-3/
How to Create a Large 3D Printer using a Smaller 3D Printer - "Project Locus" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/KLJX/IB4AM6KO/FNHKLJXIB4AM6KO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/KLJX/IB4AM6KO/FNHKLJXIB4AM6KO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/KLJX/IB4AM6KO/FNHKLJXIB4AM6KO.SMALL.jpg redhatman From those that own 3D printers, to those who simply are just curious about their capabilities, one topic that comes up rather frequently is the idea of "Printing another 3D Printer". Now this may not be 100% possible when considering components such as the electronics, however, nearly every 3D prin...
By: redhatman

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:26:42 PDT
Customizable 3D Printable Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-3D-Printable-Boxes/
Customizable 3D Printable Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/XWG6/IAXRWIWK/FGGXWG6IAXRWIWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/XWG6/IAXRWIWK/FGGXWG6IAXRWIWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/XWG6/IAXRWIWK/FGGXWG6IAXRWIWK.SMALL.jpg bobnik When my son and I first got our Printrbot Simple Metal, after assembly and a tedious calibration process, we emerged beaten down and enthusiastic, armed with hard-fought knowledge and a seriously optimized printer. We visited Yeggi and Thingiverse and looked for ever cooler models to try. We printed...
By: bobnik

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 15 Jun 2015 17:04:37 PDT
3D Printed Enclosure for a 7" LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Enclosure-for-a-7/
3D Printed Enclosure for a 7" LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/A2QE/IAWCC1XW/FNTA2QEIAWCC1XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/A2QE/IAWCC1XW/FNTA2QEIAWCC1XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/A2QE/IAWCC1XW/FNTA2QEIAWCC1XW.SMALL.jpg JasonChang Hello my fellows from the internet, time ago I bought a 7" LCD screen that I wanted to use with my Raspberry Pi. It came just the LCD and its driver, so I was thinking to built it an enclosure to make it mobile. I designed on solidworks, and it was my first experience using a 3d printer. :)The STL f...
By: JasonChang

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 14 Jun 2015 22:16:58 PDT
3D Printed Earbuds http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Earbuds/
3D Printed Earbuds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/3RMX/IAWCB4EB/FKH3RMXIAWCB4EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/3RMX/IAWCB4EB/FKH3RMXIAWCB4EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/3RMX/IAWCB4EB/FKH3RMXIAWCB4EB.SMALL.jpg BinksBrew I've been looking for a pair of ear-buds that fit well in my ears for a long time, but most are either uncomfortable or fall out of my ears. Recently it occurred to me that my ears may not be symmetrical, so it may be really hard to find ear-buds that fit both of my ears. That’s why I decided to tak...
By: BinksBrew

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 14 Jun 2015 09:47:43 PDT
3D printed DIY Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Mouse/
3D printed DIY Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/378C/IATHPE4D/FSG378CIATHPE4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/378C/IATHPE4D/FSG378CIATHPE4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/378C/IATHPE4D/FSG378CIATHPE4D.SMALL.jpg machinest Mouse is a commoditized product available for dirt cheap cost these days (Amazon Basics mouse $5). So why would you want a DO-IT-YOURSELF mouse. Well, I wanted to explore 3D printing and how it can be used for making something that is useful on an everyday basis. Mouse is a perfect object which let ...
By: machinest

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:01:44 PDT
Plastic shredder for making 3D printer filament http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-shredder-for-making-3D-printer-filament/
Plastic shredder for making 3D printer filament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/FGII/IAHPBHYH/F1EFGIIIAHPBHYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/FGII/IAHPBHYH/F1EFGIIIAHPBHYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/FGII/IAHPBHYH/F1EFGIIIAHPBHYH.SMALL.jpg dmwatkins While 3D printing continues to decrease in cost, it is still a large investment. Even after the initial purchase of a printer, purchasing plastic filament still remains a costly affair. One of the best goals now in the printing community is to allow the user to lower the cost by producing their ...
By: dmwatkins

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 4 Jun 2015 03:47:36 PDT
3D printed fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-fountain/
3D printed fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/QY3K/IAWCCKSH/FS1QY3KIAWCCKSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/QY3K/IAWCCKSH/FS1QY3KIAWCCKSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/QY3K/IAWCCKSH/FS1QY3KIAWCCKSH.SMALL.jpg Lukas_m5 Do you want a new fountain in your room? This one is perfect! Components For this project, you need only a few parts:A flowerpothttp://www.bellaflora.at/de/543/blumentoepfe_rankhilfen.htmla small pumphttp://www.amazon.de/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1/276-6307488-7512951?__mk_de_DE=%C3%85M%C3%85%C5%BD%C3%95...
By: Lukas_m5

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 14 Jun 2015 09:37:57 PDT
3D Printed - Father's Day Gift Essentials http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Fathers-Day-Gift/
3D Printed - Father's Day Gift Essentials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/1XPP/IATHJZLV/FF41XPPIATHJZLV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/1XPP/IATHJZLV/FF41XPPIATHJZLV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/1XPP/IATHJZLV/FF41XPPIATHJZLV.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Father's day is almost here ! Make fathers day special this year by 3D printing one of the STL file attached in the steps below to go with your gift. Don't have a 3D printer then act fast ! and use the "Print with 3D Hubs!" button and get it printed by 3D Hubs service by some one in your town/city....
By: CarmelitoAndrade

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 13 Jun 2015 13:16:59 PDT
Customizable Low-Poly Vase (With Grasshopper Walk-through!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Low-Poly-Vase-With-Grasshopper-Walk-t/
Customizable Low-Poly Vase (With Grasshopper Walk-through!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UPZ4/IAUWVCGV/FHWUPZ4IAUWVCGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UPZ4/IAUWVCGV/FHWUPZ4IAUWVCGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UPZ4/IAUWVCGV/FHWUPZ4IAUWVCGV.SMALL.jpg stephanie_ Hello World! Thanks for checking out my first ever instructable, created for the 3D Printing Contest. I'm going to show you the process used to create a parametric, low poly-count vase that you can not only download and 3D-print, but also completely customize through the use of eight adjustable se...
By: stephanie_

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 13 Jun 2015 13:26:32 PDT
DIY Tablet 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tablet-20/
DIY Tablet 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/BRLK/IATHLVEJ/FEPBRLKIATHLVEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/BRLK/IATHLVEJ/FEPBRLKIATHLVEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/BRLK/IATHLVEJ/FEPBRLKIATHLVEJ.SMALL.jpg Spartan H45 Last December I posted an Instructable on how to build your own tablet (Spark Tablet 1.0). I knew that this was not going to be the only tablet that I would build, but I was not sure what people wanted to incorporate in their own builds so I tried to incorporate some of the features that I felt were...
By: Spartan H45

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 13 Jun 2015 11:05:23 PDT
3D Printing Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Hacks/
3D Printing Hacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BGTM/IAS232A6/FGZBGTMIAS232A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BGTM/IAS232A6/FGZBGTMIAS232A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/BGTM/IAS232A6/FGZBGTMIAS232A6.SMALL.jpg Jubal117 Entering the world of 3d printing can be a little intimidating for a non-engineer or young gun trying to earn his salt. This instructable will give you some tips and tricks from an engineer who has used an Ultimaker original for a little over 6 months. My goal is to take the issues I faced in 3d pri...
By: Jubal117

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 11 Jun 2015 19:10:51 PDT
Cherry- 60€ 3D-Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cherry-60-3D-Printer/
Cherry- 60€ 3D-Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/M6J6/IAQMJJME/FPBM6J6IAQMJJME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/M6J6/IAQMJJME/FPBM6J6IAQMJJME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/M6J6/IAQMJJME/FPBM6J6IAQMJJME.SMALL.jpg Vulcaman Hello, in this instruction, I will show you how to make a 3D-Printer for less than 60€ (maybe the cheapest in the world)I'm 16 Years old and I made everything by myself.This 3D-Printer, works with the cheapest motors on the market (28Byj-48), for the electronics I use the Ramps 1.4 . It also has an...
By: Vulcaman

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:26:56 PDT
Copper Plating Objet PolyJet 3d Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Plating-Objet-PolyJet-3d-Prints/
Copper Plating Objet PolyJet 3d Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SMALL.jpg pdelorey One of the most common complaints about 3d printed parts is with regard to their surface characteristics. Most are made from some type of plastic, and parts printed in other materials are expensive and rarely live up to the expectations people have of objects of the same material made using more tra...
By: pdelorey

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:57:13 PDT
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Chimera-60-DLP-resin-3d-printer/
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/LPFQ/IBGC9TJM/F07LPFQIBGC9TJM.SMALL.jpg matstermind I have been on a hunt for the past several years to find a cheap and simple, yet moderately high resolution 3D printer. I had 3 different 3D printers partially constructed when I heard about the amazing technology of DLP Stereo lithography (SLA) printers. I have finally found enough parts at the...
By: matstermind

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Jun 2015 18:28:48 PDT
3D Printed Penny Whistle http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Penny-Whistle/
3D Printed Penny Whistle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96WI/IAPALFCH/FB896WIIAPALFCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96WI/IAPALFCH/FB896WIIAPALFCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/96WI/IAPALFCH/FB896WIIAPALFCH.SMALL.jpg backbeats A penny whistle (or Irish whistle, etc.) uses a vibrating stream of air that resonates inside of a tube of a given length to produce sound waves at a given pitch. In this Instructable, we'll show you how to design and build your own penny whistle using a 3D printed mouthpiece and a PVC tubing body...
By: backbeats

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 8 Jun 2015 11:46:35 PDT
MultiColor 3D Prints With One Extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/MultiColor-3D-Prints-With-One-Extruder/
MultiColor 3D Prints With One Extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/IUK9/IAPAM5EM/FRUIUK9IAPAM5EM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/IUK9/IAPAM5EM/FRUIUK9IAPAM5EM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/IUK9/IAPAM5EM/FRUIUK9IAPAM5EM.SMALL.jpg cartercar__ You love 3D Printing don't you. But you hate being restricted to one extruder which can only print in one color. Well my friends today is your lucky day. This simple 'hack' to your 3d printer will allow you to have any color filament and time. You can even change the color of filament during the pri...
By: cartercar__

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 8 Jun 2015 17:26:32 PDT
S530 Hexacopter --The 3D-Printed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/S530-Hexacopter-The-Fully-3D-Printed-Frame/
S530 Hexacopter --The 3D-Printed Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/OCH4/IANS9Y95/FDVOCH4IANS9Y95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/OCH4/IANS9Y95/FDVOCH4IANS9Y95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/OCH4/IANS9Y95/FDVOCH4IANS9Y95.SMALL.jpg LoganJ3 The S530This is the Instructable for the fully 3D-printable hexacopter I designed and have named the S530. I named it that because the DJI S900 and S1000 fold downwards as well, and because the diameter from the center of one motor to the opposite is approximately 530mm. I really enjoyed creating, d...
By: LoganJ3

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Jun 2015 12:41:02 PDT
Making a Cookie Cutter in Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cookie-Cutter-in-Tinkercad/
Making a Cookie Cutter in Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/WBBJ/IANS6DSM/F3DWBBJIANS6DSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/WBBJ/IANS6DSM/F3DWBBJIANS6DSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/WBBJ/IANS6DSM/F3DWBBJIANS6DSM.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz I use Tinkercad primarily for making robot parts for the Digilent MRK and SRK, but when I first started I wanted something simple that would get me used to some of the basic functions of Tinkercad. So I decided to make a cookie cutter of our MakerSpace logo Turbo. What you will need In this Ins...
By: kaitlyn1franz

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Jun 2015 11:11:28 PDT
Desktop 3d printed hydroponics http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-3d-printed-hydroponics/
Desktop 3d printed hydroponics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/MTSM/IAXRLJJR/F6JMTSMIAXRLJJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/MTSM/IAXRLJJR/F6JMTSMIAXRLJJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/MTSM/IAXRLJJR/F6JMTSMIAXRLJJR.SMALL.jpg Dr3d I came up with this project after my cat started chewing on all of my house plants. I used to buy him cat grass from my local farmer's market, but they started to get really expensive. ($9 for a 3x3 pot) So I decided to put my 3d printer to use and make a cheaper alternative using some stuff I had a...
By: Dr3d

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Jun 2015 02:21:27 PDT
3D Printed DNA Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DNA-Lamp/
3D Printed DNA Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/RR74/IAPAA5CB/FOHRR74IAPAA5CB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/RR74/IAPAA5CB/FOHRR74IAPAA5CB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/RR74/IAPAA5CB/FOHRR74IAPAA5CB.SMALL.jpg eLab A few months ago I was browsing online through some 3D models for 3D printing and I had the idea of making a cool rotating DNA Helix lamp. I was inspired by the traditional lava lamps but I wanted to do something a little bit different.I thought about using glow in the dark filament to make the DNA ...
By: eLab

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 9 Jun 2015 06:32:18 PDT
Strandbeest Inspired 3D Printable Walking Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Strandbeest-Inspired-3D-Printable-Walking-Machine/
Strandbeest Inspired 3D Printable Walking Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/YGR8/IAQ0JOI5/FHHYGR8IAQ0JOI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/YGR8/IAQ0JOI5/FHHYGR8IAQ0JOI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/YGR8/IAQ0JOI5/FHHYGR8IAQ0JOI5.SMALL.jpg danowall1 This Instructable will guide you through the process of creating your very own walking machine. The design of this toy was inspired by Theo Jansen's Strandbeest creatures, and combines 3D printing with some standard hardware to put the beauty of Jansen's walking mechanism in your hands. Parts Lis...
By: danowall1

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 6 Jun 2015 20:33:25 PDT
Migbot Prusa I3 3D Printer - Assembly and Use http://www.instructables.com/id/Migbot-I3-3D-Printer-Assembly-and-Use/
Migbot Prusa I3 3D Printer - Assembly and Use - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VLW9/IALX69WX/FIFVLW9IALX69WX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VLW9/IALX69WX/FIFVLW9IALX69WX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/VLW9/IALX69WX/FIFVLW9IALX69WX.SMALL.jpg jgschmidt 3D printing is one of those cool technologies that, once you start using it, you wonder how you ever got along without it before. I’ve been designing and producing 3D-printed parts for several years, however, so far I’ve been using services such as Shapeways to actually produce the parts. Until rece...
By: jgschmidt

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 7 Jun 2015 06:47:05 PDT