Instructables: exploring - 3D-Printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:55:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a 3D Printed Mask from Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-Printed-Mask-from-Photos/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:58:51 PDT
3D Printed Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Speaker/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:37:19 PDT
Sugru Overmolding Using 3D Printed Molds http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Overmolding-Using-3D-Printed-Molds/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:10:27 PDT
Make more of Modio with Meshmixer and 123D http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-more-of-Modio-with-Meshmixer-and-123D/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:56:51 PDT
Creating A 3D Print from start to file using Zbrush for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-3D-Print-from-start-to-file-using-Zbrus/
Creating A 3D Print from start to file using Zbrush for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RVW9/I1U2NN8W/F8VRVW9I1U2NN8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RVW9/I1U2NN8W/F8VRVW9I1U2NN8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/RVW9/I1U2NN8W/F8VRVW9I1U2NN8W.SMALL.jpg tel.saunders You will need:A computer Zbrush 4R4 or equivalent Z plugin 3D Printer Exporter (free from Pixologic’s web page)Time taken: 2-3 hoursOk, this is my first instructable and I hope that you find it helpful. The aim is to show you guys how to create a digital sculpt from scratch using Zbrush 4R4 and then...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:05:23 PDT
GNK-USB Power Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/GNK-USB-Power-Droid/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:36:50 PDT
Cart Cup Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Cart-Cup-Clip/
Cart Cup Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/W8NJ/I1TNAIXT/FQ2W8NJI1TNAIXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/W8NJ/I1TNAIXT/FQ2W8NJI1TNAIXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/W8NJ/I1TNAIXT/FQ2W8NJI1TNAIXT.SMALL.jpg howellrl Have you ever tried to hold your drink in one hand and push a shopping cart with the other? Have you set a drink down in your cart and had it spill all over? The Cart Cup Clip can help. Just simply clip it anywhere on a shopping cart and you no longer have to worry! With its durable design formed on...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:31:10 PDT
Fixing the stuff around you with a 3D-printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-the-stuff-around-you-with-a-3D-printer/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 06:12:01 PDT
Glow-in-the-dark ghost fridge magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-ghost-fridge-magnets/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:37:34 PDT
3D Printed Princess Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Princess-Tower/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:17:16 PDT
Make a 3D printed Jack O' Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-printed-Jack-O-Lantern/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:47:57 PDT
3D Printing with metals at home! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-with-metals-at-home/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:19:54 PDT
Building a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-3D-printer/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:11:31 PDT
3D printed phone holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-phone-holder-1/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:11:50 PDT
How to Dye Your Nylon 3D Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Dye-Your-Nylon-3D-Prints/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:25:44 PDT
3D-Printed Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Speakers/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:14:12 PDT
3d design & print iphone 6 case http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-design-print-iphone-6-case/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:45:18 PDT
3D Printed Monster from 2D Drawing in 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Monster-from-2D-Drawing-in-123D-Design/
3D Printed Monster from 2D Drawing in 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AH17/I12KGYG7/F39AH17I12KGYG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AH17/I12KGYG7/F39AH17I12KGYG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AH17/I12KGYG7/F39AH17I12KGYG7.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead 3D printing is super fun. So is drawing. Want to translate a sketch into an articulated creature? Keep reading to find out how! Software and Materials For this Instructable, I'll be using Autodesk's (free) 123D Design for the 3d modeling, though you can use the software of your choice. For con...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 01:03:47 PDT
3D Printed Quadcopter with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Quadcopter-with-Arduino/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 05:50:08 PDT
Bulbasaur Succulent Planter w/ free file http://www.instructables.com/id/Bulbasaur-Succulent-Planter/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 20:12:41 PDT
Modular 3D Printed Mold Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-3D-Printed-Mold-Making/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 10:49:28 PDT
Honey Bee Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Honey-Bee-Box/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 10:35:07 PDT
Mechanical Art Bots: Four-Bar Linkage Mechanism http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Art-Bots-Four-Bar-Linkage-Mechanism/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:21:44 PDT
The 10 inch Iron Throne phone Dock aka Forbidden throne Revenge http://www.instructables.com/id/The-10-inch-Iron-Throne-phone-Dock-aka-Forbidden-t/
The 10 inch Iron Throne phone Dock aka Forbidden throne Revenge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/KLCO/I0R11UAV/FJFKLCOI0R11UAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/KLCO/I0R11UAV/FJFKLCOI0R11UAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/KLCO/I0R11UAV/FJFKLCOI0R11UAV.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 About Two Years ago I did my 1st Throne Prototype in this very website.http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Iron-Throne-Do... I was hoping to win a 3D printer or a laser cutter. I worked my butt off to get it done and enter it into the contest but unfortunately i did not win. My 1st prototype was tha...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:12:31 PDT
Volatile Mutation http://www.instructables.com/id/Volatile-Mutation/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:41:59 PDT
Minibuilders - How to 3d print big structures with small robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Minibuilders-How-to-3d-print-big-structures-with-s/
Minibuilders - How to 3d print big structures with small robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/QPCP/I0LDTO65/F4GQPCPI0LDTO65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/QPCP/I0LDTO65/F4GQPCPI0LDTO65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/QPCP/I0LDTO65/F4GQPCPI0LDTO65.SMALL.jpg Minibuilders There has always been a close relationship between architecture and technology. However, recently architecture has stagnated and the construction industry has been slow to adopt technologies that are already well established in other fields. Whilst we design digitally we still construct manually. Ro...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 07:52:19 PDT
Air Pressure Rocket Launcher System http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Pressure-Rocket-Launcher-System/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:19:06 PDT
Make an Armature for Sculpting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Armature-for-Sculpting/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:03:11 PDT
Water Works: 3D prints of the San Francisco Water System with Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Works-3D-prints-of-the-San-Francisco-Water-S/
Water Works: 3D prints of the San Francisco Water System with Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/R6QG/I0DOIWFB/FM3R6QGI0DOIWFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/R6QG/I0DOIWFB/FM3R6QGI0DOIWFB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/R6QG/I0DOIWFB/FM3R6QGI0DOIWFB.SMALL.jpg scottkildall Water Works is a data-visualization and mapping of the San Francisco water infrastructure: the pipes, hydrants and treatment plants that comprise the circulatory network of the city.For this project, I've created three 3D prints mounted on a wood-etched map based on infrastructure data. They are the...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:47:56 PDT
How to do recursive-like modeling in Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-recursive-like-modeling-in-Tinkercad/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:54:00 PDT
3D Printing Mash-up Sculptures using Maya + uPrint/Mojo Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Mash-up-Sculptures-using-Maya-uPrintMo/
3D Printing Mash-up Sculptures using Maya + uPrint/Mojo Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/V7PF/I08OVZIC/FRLV7PFI08OVZIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/V7PF/I08OVZIC/FRLV7PFI08OVZIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/V7PF/I08OVZIC/FRLV7PFI08OVZIC.SMALL.jpg morehshin This instructable will walk you through a basic step by step instruction for preparing a mash-up sculpture, created in Maya, Freeform (or other Open Source software) and 3D printed using UPrint and/or Mojo printer. This specific model (#buddha + #simpson) is part of a series of combined, sculptural ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:02:11 PDT
3D Printing the San Francisco Sewers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-the-San-Francisco-Sewers/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:51:27 PDT
How To Use And Optimize A 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-And-Optimize-A-3D-Printer/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:10:57 PDT
How to model an anthropomorphic skull in Meshmixer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-model-an-anthropomorphic-skull-in-Meshmixer/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:15:54 PDT
3D Print: Make Servo Controlled Valves http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Make-Servo-Controlled-Valves/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:21:17 PDT
Become Your Own 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Become-Your-Own-3D-Printer/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:13:27 PDT
3D-printable coffee table (coaster) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printable-coffee-table-coaster/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:44:12 PDT
3D Printed Audio Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Audio-Jewelry/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:02:27 PDT
Fiber Composite 3D Printing (The Bug) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Composite-3D-Printing-The-Bug/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:28:45 PDT
Belt Clip For Protecting Phone & Headphone Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-Clip-For-Protecting-Phone-Headphone-Cord/
Belt Clip For Protecting Phone & Headphone Cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/D74Y/HZ9O6EPT/F8ED74YHZ9O6EPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/D74Y/HZ9O6EPT/F8ED74YHZ9O6EPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/D74Y/HZ9O6EPT/F8ED74YHZ9O6EPT.SMALL.jpg aeastman26 This instructable will show you the design components necessary to create a belt clip to protect your phone and headphone clip.Necessary tools & materials:* 3D printer (higher resolution preferred but not necessary)* CAD software * calipers (or ruler)* headphones or earphones* phone or mp3 player ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:56:28 PDT
How to make a LANscape http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-LANscape/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:25:06 PDT
Plan B, an open source 3DP (powder and inkjet) 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Plan-B-an-open-source-3DP-powder-and-inkjet-3D-pri/
Plan B, an open source 3DP (powder and inkjet) 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/EZFB/HZ13EP8S/FLQEZFBHZ13EP8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/EZFB/HZ13EP8S/FLQEZFBHZ13EP8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/EZFB/HZ13EP8S/FLQEZFBHZ13EP8S.SMALL.jpg dragonator Plan B is an open source 3DP 3D printer. It uses binder and powder to create it´s parts. It can be built for €1000,- ($1300,-) if the parts are sourced right. It uses standard 3D printer parts and electronics, off the shelf inkjet components, 3D printed parts and a sturdy laser cut (or water cut) a...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:22:26 PDT
Recreating 17th century glassware from Delft http://www.instructables.com/id/Recreating-17th-century-glassware-from-Delft/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:18:26 PDT
Hanging Yarn Ball Planters (3dprint Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Yarn-Ball-Planters-3dprint-Version/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 04:00:49 PDT
littleBits Build Night (June 2014) http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Build-Night-June-2014/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/0E3G/HYE5VTKU/FPW0E3GHYE5VTKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/0E3G/HYE5VTKU/FPW0E3GHYE5VTKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/0E3G/HYE5VTKU/FPW0E3GHYE5VTKU.SMALL.jpg Carleyy June 2014 Build Night with littleBits (http://littlebits.cc/) Don’t Upset Kitty! (LittleBits Project) Combustion Engine (LittleBits Project) Spinning Tardis with blinking LED (Powered by littleBits) LittleBits + Lego Animated Head littleBits Buggy littleBits + Arduino Game Show...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 10:06:08 PDT
Make Flexible Circuit Boards Using A 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Flexible-Circuit-Boards-Using-A-3D-Printer/
Make Flexible Circuit Boards Using A 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/U7P9/HYJ0TZ3R/FI4U7P9HYJ0TZ3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/U7P9/HYJ0TZ3R/FI4U7P9HYJ0TZ3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/U7P9/HYJ0TZ3R/FI4U7P9HYJ0TZ3R.SMALL.jpg mikey77 You can etch flexible circuit boards using a 3d printer. They can be made of very thin copper clad board material or even conductive fabric.Standard copper clad circuit board material (FR4) of any thickness, can also be etched using this method. How It Works PLA, Nylon, ABS and most common filame...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 08:25:06 PDT
3D Printed Golden Snitch http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Golden-Snitch/
3D Printed Golden Snitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/82PK/HYJ0VA32/FF582PKHYJ0VA32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/82PK/HYJ0VA32/FF582PKHYJ0VA32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/82PK/HYJ0VA32/FF582PKHYJ0VA32.SMALL.jpg Porda (Provided file does not have VT logo)Shortly after getting my 3D printer, I needed to get my older sister a birthday present. Knowing that she's a huge Harry Potter fan, I decided to replicate one of the most iconic, and smallest, items from the series. To make the snitch more unique, I added the Vi...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 13:10:14 PDT
GoPro Clamp Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Clamp-Mount/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:41:47 PDT
Shadow Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Sculpture/
Shadow Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/Y39C/HY7T3JN2/FC6Y39CHY7T3JN2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/Y39C/HY7T3JN2/FC6Y39CHY7T3JN2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/Y39C/HY7T3JN2/FC6Y39CHY7T3JN2.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales This is the first one of a short series that I am making. Often I believe we constantly go around our lives looking at the world with the wrong light, maybe just the wrong perspective. I don't mean that we see thing negatively, I just think we often miss the beauty around us. Modeling The first ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:16:53 PDT
3D Printed DC Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DC-Motor/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:00:27 PDT