Instructables: exploring - 3D-Printing - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 May 2016 14:28:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 The D-Bot, my self made reprap. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-D-Bot-My-Self-Made-Reprap/
The D-Bot, my self made reprap. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/RLTN/IN4P9ESO/FAORLTNIN4P9ESO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/RLTN/IN4P9ESO/FAORLTNIN4P9ESO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/RLTN/IN4P9ESO/FAORLTNIN4P9ESO.SMALL.jpg AndreasDesmedt After I bought my first printer and began printing for friends, I felt I could use a 2nd printer. Instead of just buying a 2nd one, I came up with the idea to build a reprap. I had a printer, so I could print the parts. You could buy the other parts everywhere on the internet, so that wasn't a probl...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 10:13:23 PDT
3D printer heated bed http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printer-heated-bed/
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Wed, 9 May 2012 03:15:15 PDT
Quick Start Guide: Printing with Ultimaker 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Start-Guide-Printing-with-Ultimaker-2/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:04:41 PDT
How to design and 3D Print your very own quadcopter !! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-and-3D-Print-Your-Very-Own-Quadcopte/
How to design and 3D Print your very own quadcopter !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/MCN2/IN236N2H/F0GMCN2IN236N2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/MCN2/IN236N2H/F0GMCN2IN236N2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/MCN2/IN236N2H/F0GMCN2IN236N2H.SMALL.jpg tahitianrider Drones (quadcopters) are big fun, especially FPV ones ! I have a lot of them and always have fun flying. However they can easily cost a lot of $$ and break easily, plus they all look the same. I wanted to have a quadcopter that does not look like others, something unique ! something that I designed ...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 13:41:37 PDT
Cheapest Portable 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-Portable-3D-Printer/
Cheapest Portable 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/D1SX/IN4W345B/FUCD1SXIN4W345B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/D1SX/IN4W345B/FUCD1SXIN4W345B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/D1SX/IN4W345B/FUCD1SXIN4W345B.SMALL.jpg Joseph Joshy Hi this is my second instructables, so kindly accept me as a minor.OK so this is the 3D printer I made which so simple, portable and cheap. The making of 3D printer itself may be a hard job for some. But I can say that it is simple but time consuming if you have a basic understanding of the principl...
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 05:12:24 PDT
How To 3D Print Text http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-3D-Print-Text/
How To 3D Print Text - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/2BBM/HGZO2BUX/FGU2BBMHGZO2BUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/2BBM/HGZO2BUX/FGU2BBMHGZO2BUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/2BBM/HGZO2BUX/FGU2BBMHGZO2BUX.SMALL.jpg tgascho Need a new name tag or a cool 3d logo? All out of magnetic alphabet letters, or play letters for your kid? You can now have all of these things and more with this tutorial. I will teach you how to print off all of the sentences you want, and any font that you have on your computer. In this tutorial,...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 23:46:29 PDT
how to create a dome in sketchup http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-create-a-dome-in-sketchup/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 10:35:55 PDT
Firefly - Printable racing drone http://www.instructables.com/id/Firefly-Printable-Racing-Drone/
Firefly - Printable racing drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZFFU/IN0FHLWG/FG8ZFFUIN0FHLWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZFFU/IN0FHLWG/FG8ZFFUIN0FHLWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZFFU/IN0FHLWG/FG8ZFFUIN0FHLWG.SMALL.jpg firefly1504 Ever wanted a cool looking 3d Printed racing drone? With this instructable you can build your own fully featured racing quad with folding arms and superb flight characteristics.You can download all the necessary STL files from thingiverse:http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:958541I hope you are having ...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 03:16:51 PDT
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. http://www.instructables.com/id/GotMesh-the-Most-Cheap-and-Simplistic-3D-Scanner/
GotMesh: The most cheap and simplistic 3D scanner. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/19N0/IMYUGYYL/FR119N0IMYUGYYL.SMALL.jpg yenfre got mesh? is the most cheap and simplistic open source 3D scanner.If you liked this instructable, please vote for it in the 3D Printing Contest 2016.got mesh? allows owners of 3D printers to easily recreate detailed difficult to model objects to later 3D print. The goals for this project was to make...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 08:35:07 PDT
Deadpool Knife Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadpool-Knife-Block/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 15:37:39 PDT
Pip-boy 3000 Mark II http://www.instructables.com/id/Pip-boy-3000-Mark-II/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 20:39:50 PDT
Quality Finish 3D Prints with Acetone http://www.instructables.com/id/Quality-Finish-3D-Prints-with-Acetone/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:27:32 PDT
UltiFaker²Go 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/UltiFakerGo-3D-Printer/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 10:03:08 PDT
3D Printed Self-Watering Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Self-Watering-Planter/
3D Printed Self-Watering Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/2F6X/IIGEDL2M/FGW2F6XIIGEDL2M.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Avoid the danger of over or under-watering your plants with this self-watering planter. With a 3D printer, you can quickly make an attractive water-tight planter pot that will keep your plants healthy and fit in with your modernist aesthetic. Design I looked around online at self-watering planter...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 10:18:33 PST
How to setup the RAMBo for your 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-setup-the-RAMBo-for-your-3D-printer/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 21:00:51 PST
Installing and Configuring DRV8825 Stepper Drivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-and-Configuring-DRV8825-Stepper-Drivers/
Installing and Configuring DRV8825 Stepper Drivers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/R9IW/IANS0EO9/F5ZR9IWIANS0EO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/R9IW/IANS0EO9/F5ZR9IWIANS0EO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/R9IW/IANS0EO9/F5ZR9IWIANS0EO9.SMALL.jpg dintid I recently bought 2 of the new Silent Step Sticks which I wrote an instructable about: Install and configure SilentStepStick in RAMPS - TMC2100 Schrittmotortreiber - They really impressed me, and wanted to trade up my last two A4988 drivers for a pair of DRV8825 Sticks.So, you might ask, why didn't ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 10:36:53 PDT
Handy Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Power-Supply/
Handy Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TGOQ/ILY0PR7Y/FCXTGOQILY0PR7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TGOQ/ILY0PR7Y/FCXTGOQILY0PR7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TGOQ/ILY0PR7Y/FCXTGOQILY0PR7Y.SMALL.jpg RegisHsu This is a small size power supply with low cost and easy to make that only taking about 5 more hours. I was very happy with it and would share with you.Power Supply SpecificationsInput: 5v-16v/3A DCOutput: 1.3V - 15.5V/2 Amps Materials and Tools Here is a list of materials and tools I used for th...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 23:27:29 PDT
Turn *any* Video into a 3D Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-Video-into-a-3D-Model/
Turn *any* Video into a 3D Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/TPR2/I0LCJDLO/FT4TPR2I0LCJDLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/TPR2/I0LCJDLO/FT4TPR2I0LCJDLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/TPR2/I0LCJDLO/FT4TPR2I0LCJDLO.SMALL.jpg jeffchuber Your iPhone, or any smartphone, or device capable of recording video, is actually a very powerful tool to create 3d representations of your world. It's really easy, and only requires a few free software packages. It is possible to do on a Mac, but the free software we are going to use today runs bes...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:25:40 PDT
3D Print with Paper! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-with-Paper/
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 09:52:47 PDT
3D Print replacement car parts http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-replacement-car-parts/
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Fri, 4 May 2012 06:44:15 PDT
Newbies guide to Installing and configuring Octoprint on a Raspberry pi for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Newbies-guide-to-Installing-configuring-Octoprint-/
Newbies guide to Installing and configuring Octoprint on a Raspberry pi for 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/NJ27/IAUWQ68A/FVSNJ27IAUWQ68A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/NJ27/IAUWQ68A/FVSNJ27IAUWQ68A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/NJ27/IAUWQ68A/FVSNJ27IAUWQ68A.SMALL.jpg dintid If you have read any of my other instructables, most noteable the Complete newbie step by step, 3D printer with all parts lists, you know that I remember my own frustrations at incomplete instruction and guides even after I finally figured out the process myself.This time I'll take the Octoprint mon...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 08:20:33 PDT
Add metal threads to your 3D prints - make them functional! http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Metal-Threads-to-Your-3D-Prints-Make-Them-Func/
Add metal threads to your 3D prints - make them functional! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6NI7/ILCN8CDB/FHO6NI7ILCN8CDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6NI7/ILCN8CDB/FHO6NI7ILCN8CDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/6NI7/ILCN8CDB/FHO6NI7ILCN8CDB.SMALL.jpg adamgw Connecting mechanical components can be a challenge with 3D printing. Tapping functional holes in plastic that can support a load is nearly impossible. I want to share an easy method I've found to add metal threads to a 3D print that you can do with just a soldering iron.This Instructable is entered...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 07:20:45 PST
Protopiper: physically sketching room-sized objects at actual scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Protopiper-Physically-Sketching-Room-sized-Objects/
Protopiper: physically sketching room-sized objects at actual scale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ZYZK/IKVFS4TS/F5GZYZKIKVFS4TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ZYZK/IKVFS4TS/F5GZYZKIKVFS4TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/ZYZK/IKVFS4TS/F5GZYZKIKVFS4TS.SMALL.jpg HCIHPI Protopiper is a computer aided, hand-held fabrication device that allows users to sketch room-sized objects at actual scale. The key idea behind protopiper is that it forms adhesive tape into tubes as its main building material, rather than extruded plastic or photopolymer lines. Since the resulting...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 16:01:38 PST
TETRIX 3D-Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetrix-3D-Printer/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 23:32:26 PST
Replacing extruder nozzle and thermal tape on MakerBot Replicator 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-nozzle-on-MakerBot-Replicator-2/
Replacing extruder nozzle and thermal tape on MakerBot Replicator 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/E4J0/I45HE2PY/FBFE4J0I45HE2PY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/E4J0/I45HE2PY/FBFE4J0I45HE2PY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/E4J0/I45HE2PY/FBFE4J0I45HE2PY.SMALL.jpg 3DPrinterOS Has your filament been curling up on the sides of your extruder? Did you come back to your 3D Printer and notice a giant glob of plastic taking over your build tray? Or has your filament been coming out at an angle instead of straight out? All of these signs might indicate a clogged nozzle. When yo...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 12:25:40 PST
Eclips3D - High Precision 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Eclips3D-High-Precision-3D-Printer/
Eclips3D - High Precision 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/DO4W/IFPMMO51/FEIDO4WIFPMMO51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/DO4W/IFPMMO51/FEIDO4WIFPMMO51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/DO4W/IFPMMO51/FEIDO4WIFPMMO51.SMALL.jpg 3DprintedLife This is it! The fully open-sourced printer to trump all others, and at a fraction of the cost. Let's not waste any time! For files, info, and parts to purchase, visit my website here!http://www.eclips3d.com/If you have any questions about the assembly or post assembly, try checking the forums for th...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 13:15:01 PDT
3d scan anything using just a camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Scan-Anything-Using-Just-a-Camera/
3d scan anything using just a camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/9H8O/IKK2ELUG/FPE9H8OIKK2ELUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/9H8O/IKK2ELUG/FPE9H8OIKK2ELUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/9H8O/IKK2ELUG/FPE9H8OIKK2ELUG.SMALL.jpg shapespeare If you haven't been living under a rock for the last few years you have probably heard all the cool stuff that is going on with 3d printing. We are now capable of printing almost anything provided we have a 3d model to work from. There are many ways to make a 3d model, but one of the coolest is to...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:21:19 PST
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-3D-30-a-200-3D-Printer/
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 Let me just start by saying that this isn't like most "budget" 3D printers. This has all features that a normal one should have; 2 Z axis motors, LCD, and a reliable extruder (Stepstruder MK7). As the title suggests, this project costs less than $200 (USD) to make, with no reused parts. This project...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:41:44 PST
How to Design a 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-a-3D-Printer/
How to Design a 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/4IGM/IKA2DMXU/F5N4IGMIKA2DMXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/4IGM/IKA2DMXU/F5N4IGMIKA2DMXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/4IGM/IKA2DMXU/F5N4IGMIKA2DMXU.SMALL.jpg 3DHotpants I recently built my own 3D printer with a friend. The process was both challenging and rewarding, and it's awesome to have a 3D printer of my own design. However, I found very little information out there on how to make a 3D printer from scratch on my own. The goal of this instructable is to help th...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 06:56:11 PST
Using Repetier Host to Set Up Your Auto-Leveling Probe and Create Your First Print with Delta rostock mini http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Repetier-Host-to-Set-Up-Your-Auto-Leveling-P/
Using Repetier Host to Set Up Your Auto-Leveling Probe and Create Your First Print with Delta rostock mini - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/K38Z/IA5933VP/FJYK38ZIA5933VP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/K38Z/IA5933VP/FJYK38ZIA5933VP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/K38Z/IA5933VP/FJYK38ZIA5933VP.SMALL.jpg KantZ1 Today we will share how to use Repetier Host to Set Up Your AutoLeveling Probe and Create Your First Print with Delta rostock mini Connect the USB to your Rostock mini G2 or G2s and power it up. You can see the LED lights and fan come to life, you may be able to hear the motors idling. Open ...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 01:25:19 PDT
Ada Robotic Hand - Open Bionics http://www.instructables.com/id/Ada-Robotic-Hand-Open-Bionics/
Ada Robotic Hand - Open Bionics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/FQCW/IKOCWEA0/F47FQCWIKOCWEA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/FQCW/IKOCWEA0/F47FQCWIKOCWEA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/FQCW/IKOCWEA0/F47FQCWIKOCWEA0.SMALL.jpg Open Bionics This is a step by step guide on how to make an Open Bionics Ada robotic hand. This is derived from the Dextrus robotic hand, by the Open Hand Project. It assumes you have either ordered the Ada robotic hand kit or have access to a 3D printer and are planning to print 3D parts from YouMagine or thing...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 08:54:32 PST
Build a DIY Desktop 3d Scanner with infinite resolution. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-DIY-Desktop-3d-Scanner-With-Infinite-Resol/
Build a DIY Desktop 3d Scanner with infinite resolution. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EV1E/IJVRYRNN/F6PEV1EIJVRYRNN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EV1E/IJVRYRNN/F6PEV1EIJVRYRNN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/EV1E/IJVRYRNN/F6PEV1EIJVRYRNN.SMALL.jpg shapespeare If you already have a camera then this project will cost less than $50 to complete. If you like to shop on AliExpress you can probably build it for around $30. If you like to support your local middleman, more power too you, but it will cost a little more. The giant screw shown above was made fro...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:31:28 PST
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 StormTrooper Action figure! (Realistic articulation) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-StormTrooper-Action-Figure-Realistic-Ar/
3D printed StormTrooper Action figure! (Realistic articulation) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XO3T/IJHFFR4Z/F3WXO3TIJHFFR4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XO3T/IJHFFR4Z/F3WXO3TIJHFFR4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XO3T/IJHFFR4Z/F3WXO3TIJHFFR4Z.SMALL.jpg mchau2 Report in position! Captain Phasma is leading a wave of attack on the resistance!The resistance is no piece of cake! First Order needs to get some more troopers to join our fight!Inspired by Autodesk's tinkerplay and my background of legos the bionicles(leave a comment if you had one), this instruct...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 04:47:14 PST
How to assemble very cheap 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Assemble-Very-Cheap-3D-Printer/
How to assemble very cheap 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/LKZ8/IJBPRJJV/FHVLKZ8IJBPRJJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/LKZ8/IJBPRJJV/FHVLKZ8IJBPRJJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/LKZ8/IJBPRJJV/FHVLKZ8IJBPRJJV.SMALL.jpg Nikus 3D printing is great tool, you can print almost everything that you need. For example my lamp was broken since few weeks but now I design part that I needed to fix it and it works!Cheap printer maybe mean for somebody bad printer. But I think that for this price ($235)it works great. It can print of...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 06:57:39 PST
3D home printer with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Home-Printer-With-Arduino/
3D home printer with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/L859/IJ7FANX9/FAWL859IJ7FANX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/L859/IJ7FANX9/FAWL859IJ7FANX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/L859/IJ7FANX9/FAWL859IJ7FANX9.SMALL.jpg Mariano Conde Caballero I wanted to make a 3D printer for a long time. When I decided to make it, I bought necessary materials and I started with my 3D printer dreamed. I was looking for information on many websites and I saw different models, Prusa , Delta, etc. In the end, I decide to make the Delta model since it was th...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 13:17:32 PST
Detaillierte Bauanleitung für Rostock Mini Kossel 3D Delta Drucker - HKBay.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Rostock-Mini-Kossel-3D-Delta-Drucker-HKBaycom/
Detaillierte Bauanleitung für Rostock Mini Kossel 3D Delta Drucker - HKBay.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/T8AH/I5DT8AWU/F5NT8AHI5DT8AWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/T8AH/I5DT8AWU/F5NT8AHI5DT8AWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/T8AH/I5DT8AWU/F5NT8AHI5DT8AWU.SMALL.jpg mrogivue Dieses Handbuch basiert auf den hervorragenden Instruktionen von www.think3dprint3d.com, welche übersetzt und auf dieses Mini Kossel Assembly-Kit angepasst wurde: http://www.hkbay.com/store/product_info.php?cPath=13&products_id=121There is also an English Version of this Instructables hereDanksa...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:13:38 PST
How to make your first 3D model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-first-3D-model/
How to make your first 3D model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/YY5W/H7UR7VQ4/FVTYY5WH7UR7VQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/YY5W/H7UR7VQ4/FVTYY5WH7UR7VQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/YY5W/H7UR7VQ4/FVTYY5WH7UR7VQ4.SMALL.jpg hats9994 If you're like me, then you have noticed everyone but you seems to make cool 3D models. I will show you how to make a simple house in google sketchup. You can download google sketchup at their website here: http://www.sketchup.com/intl/en/index.html it is a free, fast and easy 3D modeling software. ...
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Wed, 3 Oct 2012 08:43:45 PDT
How to 3D Print House keys (Easier) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-3D-Print-House-keys/
How to 3D Print House keys (Easier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/NJJ0/IG8BITSH/FBZNJJ0IG8BITSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/NJJ0/IG8BITSH/FBZNJJ0IG8BITSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/NJJ0/IG8BITSH/FBZNJJ0IG8BITSH.SMALL.jpg haycurt This instructables will explain how to 3D Print a working key for your house or some padlocks. This is in case you want a spare key. I've seen other people have instructsable doing the same thing but trust me, this is much easier. In other ones you have to have skill and knowledge on 3D modelling, n...
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:20:43 PDT
Basic 3D Print guide for Prusa i3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-3D-Print-guide-for-Prusa-i3/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:43:03 PDT
2D Image to 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/2D-Image-to-3D-Print/
2D Image to 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/7M7B/HIGILM7M/F2H7M7BHIGILM7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/7M7B/HIGILM7M/F2H7M7BHIGILM7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/7M7B/HIGILM7M/F2H7M7BHIGILM7M.SMALL.jpg vjdjchadisrad Have access to a 3D printer and an image you want to print but no way to get it into fruition? I'm going to show you how to take a 2D logo and make it into a 3D one using SketchUp. SketchUp and Plugins If you already haven't you need to download Sketchup from http://www.sketchup.com. From there ...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 18:56:44 PDT
Sunhokey 2015 Prusa i3 DIY Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunhokey-2015-Prusa-i3-DIY-Kit/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:10:51 PDT
Da Vinci 1.0 Filament Reset http://www.instructables.com/id/Da-Vinci-10-Filament-Reset/
Da Vinci 1.0 Filament Reset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/Y6DZ/I60051UZ/F5WY6DZI60051UZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/Y6DZ/I60051UZ/F5WY6DZI60051UZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/Y6DZ/I60051UZ/F5WY6DZI60051UZ.SMALL.jpg scottrevoman333 Hello all here is an update to a recent issue encountered with the latest Da Vinci 1.0 3D printer, as many have seen you MUST buy their pricy "filament cartridges" in order to be able to print, but an "unforeseen" issue arrived a product marketed towards home makers and, eh hmm, "hackers" hacked the...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:46:45 PST
Super Cheap 3D Printer from CD-Rom Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cheap-3D-Printer-From-CD-Rom-Drives/
Super Cheap 3D Printer from CD-Rom Drives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/INQ4/II1ZJTVO/FVFINQ4II1ZJTVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/INQ4/II1ZJTVO/FVFINQ4II1ZJTVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/INQ4/II1ZJTVO/FVFINQ4II1ZJTVO.SMALL.jpg gigafide This idea was inspired by all of the CD-Rom CNC machines that I've seen on Instructables. I've seen them used as drawbots, laser cutters, drill presses, but I haven't seen one yet used for a 3D printer...at least not a reasonably priced one. So the goal of this instructable is to show you how to mak...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 13:56:12 PST
Lithophanes: 3D Printing your photos! http://www.instructables.com/id/Litophanes-How-to-3D-Print-your-photos/
Lithophanes: 3D Printing your photos! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/W2OC/I327NHXT/FVDW2OCI327NHXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/W2OC/I327NHXT/FVDW2OCI327NHXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/W2OC/I327NHXT/FVDW2OCI327NHXT.SMALL.jpg snifikino Every time there's a birthday or an event of any kind where I need to buy a gift, I'm always faced with the same problem.. "What should I get him/her?" and I can rarely find an idea that's worth mentioning.Since I bought a 3D printer, I always think that the best gift would be something personalized...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 12:52:26 PST
Prevent 3D prints from warping - no mess! http://www.instructables.com/id/Prevent-3D-prints-from-warping-no-mess/
Prevent 3D prints from warping - no mess! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/ZLGO/HOHYP2RJ/FV9ZLGOHOHYP2RJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/ZLGO/HOHYP2RJ/FV9ZLGOHOHYP2RJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/ZLGO/HOHYP2RJ/FV9ZLGOHOHYP2RJ.SMALL.jpg loisaidagoods Ever since I started experimenting with my UP! 3D Printer, I have had issues with part warping. The warping is especially bad when the parts are made with solid fill and take up a lot of room on the build platform. I was getting pretty good results using Kapton tape alone, but when a new and difficu...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 17:01:05 PST
Build a Dual Extruder for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Dual-Extruder-for-3D-Printing/
Build a Dual Extruder for 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/DELX/H9K2FNQK/FBEDELXH9K2FNQK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/DELX/H9K2FNQK/FBEDELXH9K2FNQK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/DELX/H9K2FNQK/FBEDELXH9K2FNQK.SMALL.jpg doctek This Instructable will show you how to build Jim's Flying Motor Mount Dual Extruder. This extruder is a compact, light-weight, dual extruder which can be used on Mendel, Prusa, Wallace, and Printrbot 3D printers (and others) which currently use the single Greg's Wade's Extruder. This new design offe...
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 21:59:57 PST
Da Vinci XYZ 3D Printer Filament Counter Resetter http://www.instructables.com/id/Da-Vinci-XYZ-3D-Printer-Filament-Resetter/
Da Vinci XYZ 3D Printer Filament Counter Resetter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/NNVF/HV0KZ3MA/F0ENNVFHV0KZ3MA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/NNVF/HV0KZ3MA/F0ENNVFHV0KZ3MA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/NNVF/HV0KZ3MA/F0ENNVFHV0KZ3MA.SMALL.jpg fr333n3rgy One of my XYZ 3D printer cartridges died a couple of days ago :( (so sad) -- the printer was showing 0m left, where there was still filament in the cartridge ... ?!?, so I made this simple cartridge counter resetter that snaps at the bottom and resets the internal eeprom counter. It uses an Arduino ...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 23:26:11 PDT
Failed 3D Prints, And How To Fix Them http://www.instructables.com/id/Failed-3D-Prints-And-How-To-Fix-Them/
Failed 3D Prints, And How To Fix Them - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/DF98/IHF6NH2H/FW7DF98IHF6NH2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/DF98/IHF6NH2H/FW7DF98IHF6NH2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/DF98/IHF6NH2H/FW7DF98IHF6NH2H.SMALL.jpg BradBuilds 3D printers are seriously cool, but as of right now, they are new technology and pretty unreliable. I have a year of 3D printing experience, and I have tried and failed again and again trying to print various models on my printer. However, after failing that many times I have learn a thing or two ab...
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Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:19:21 PST
6 Flask Coffee Cold Brewer http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Flask-Coffee-Cold-Brewer/
6 Flask Coffee Cold Brewer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/83KN/IHAYHRYH/F6F83KNIHAYHRYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/83KN/IHAYHRYH/F6F83KNIHAYHRYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/83KN/IHAYHRYH/F6F83KNIHAYHRYH.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Based on my Cold Coffee Brewer, this version brews six cups at once. Try six different kinds of beans for a tasting, or just make enough for your friends.Check out Audreyobscura's Scotch Affogato Recipe instructable made with cold brewed coffee from this contraption and Glen Grant Single Malt Scotch...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 07:46:11 PST