Instructables: exploring - 3D-Printing - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:08:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 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 ...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:59:59 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...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:59:43 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...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:54:40 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...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:50:14 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...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:26:43 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...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:40:38 PDT
3D Printing Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Basics/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:12:15 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 ...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 19:55:39 PDT
3d Printing Musical Instruments http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printing-Musical-Instruments/
3d Printing Musical Instruments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/MNS8/IB6CF8J7/FROMNS8IB6CF8J7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/MNS8/IB6CF8J7/FROMNS8IB6CF8J7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/MNS8/IB6CF8J7/FROMNS8IB6CF8J7.SMALL.jpg ArvidJense I think 3d printing will change music. It allows to easily make parts on demand, we can make whole instruments without being an experienced craftsman and even go beyond what is possible with wood or metal!Three years ago, I did a practical research project on the 3d printing of musical instruments. ...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 17:24:33 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 ...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 21:03:33 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...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 04:58:26 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...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 21:27:36 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 ...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:36:25 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...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:12:53 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 ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:26:42 PDT
DIY Tablet 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tablet-20/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 11:05:23 PDT
3D Printing Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Hacks/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 19:10:51 PDT
A FREE super easy way to make a 3D Model of yourself using your Microsoft Kinect and 3D Print. http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-easy-way-to-make-a-3D-Model-of-yourself-usin/
A FREE super easy way to make a 3D Model of yourself using your Microsoft Kinect and 3D Print. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/WIL5/IASCR9K0/FYGWIL5IASCR9K0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/WIL5/IASCR9K0/FYGWIL5IASCR9K0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/WIL5/IASCR9K0/FYGWIL5IASCR9K0.SMALL.jpg gencodeinc With this 'able I want to show you how easy it is for you to make a scan of yourself or your family without having to buy any software as long as you have a Kinect or can borrow one. Also show those that do not own a 3d printer where they can Print it for FREE at a local Library, in fact if you have...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:37:59 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...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:26:56 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...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 18:28:48 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...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 12:41:02 PDT
3D Printed DNA Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DNA-Lamp/
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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...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 20:33:25 PDT
3D print and finish a light-up a Deadmau5 Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-print-and-finish-a-light-up-a-Deadmau5-Helmet/
3D print and finish a light-up a Deadmau5 Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/RN7H/IAKWSOR7/FNARN7HIAKWSOR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/RN7H/IAKWSOR7/FNARN7HIAKWSOR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/RN7H/IAKWSOR7/FNARN7HIAKWSOR7.SMALL.jpg mackelday Tools and supplies:white 3d printer filament for the eyes and mouthany other color of filament for the frame1 can sandable primerApoxie-Sculpt2 cans Rust-Oleum Ultra Cover 2x Gloss Apple Red spray paintvarious grits of sandpaper 100 - 6005-minute epoxyA Dremel Tool(Optional) PVC pipe and screw on ga...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 16:25:03 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...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 06:47:05 PDT
Making Metal Parts With Your 3d Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Metal-Parts-With-Your-3d-Printer/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 22:37:30 PDT
ABS Juice and Slurry - Getting your Prints to Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/ABS-Juice-and-Slurry-Getting-your-Prints-to-Stick/
ABS Juice and Slurry - Getting your Prints to Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/LLB2/IAGMTK3S/F0KLLB2IAGMTK3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/LLB2/IAGMTK3S/F0KLLB2IAGMTK3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/LLB2/IAGMTK3S/F0KLLB2IAGMTK3S.SMALL.jpg Drillbit Do your prints end up looking like this? Would you like to make them look like the second picture? With this Instructable I'll show you how to get your prints to adhere to your print bed firmly with ABS Juice.When I first started printing, I struggled a lot with warped prints, which on a shared prin...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 07:54:41 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 ...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 03:47:36 PDT
LEGO 3d Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-3d-Printer/
LEGO 3d Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/Z7LK/IAF6V46T/F1SZ7LKIAF6V46T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/Z7LK/IAF6V46T/F1SZ7LKIAF6V46T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/Z7LK/IAF6V46T/F1SZ7LKIAF6V46T.SMALL.jpg Gosse Adema This LEGO printer is based on the Prusa I3 rework printer. The printer started as a A4-plotter with stepper motors from an old HP printer. After upgrading the stepper motors to Nema 17 motors I decided to build a X, Y and Z axis machine. This evolved in this printer.LEGO and Nema 17 stepper motors a...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 12:52:07 PDT
Affordable Rock Tumbler http://www.instructables.com/id/Affordable-Rock-Tumbler/
Affordable Rock Tumbler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/H79X/IACEEUI6/F3WH79XIACEEUI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/H79X/IACEEUI6/F3WH79XIACEEUI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/H79X/IACEEUI6/F3WH79XIACEEUI6.SMALL.jpg onkelgeorg This is my affordable rock tumbler designed to tumble 3D printed parts, printed with ColorFabbs metal filled filaments (BronzeFill, BrassFill, CopperFill). It is also possible to add a 'golden' shine to regular PLA when the parts are tumbled with brass screws. It should be possible to build this tum...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 01:43:02 PDT
3D Print a sculpture from your DNA http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-sculpture-from-your-DNA/
3D Print a sculpture from your DNA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/XAEZ/IAAG9B9I/FREXAEZIAAG9B9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/XAEZ/IAAG9B9I/FREXAEZIAAG9B9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/XAEZ/IAAG9B9I/FREXAEZIAAG9B9I.SMALL.jpg jasongullickson Wouldn't it be cool to interact physically with a model of your genetic code?This Instructable will show you how to use free tools to download your raw genome data from 23andme and generate a 3D model that you can view on your computer. With access to a 3D printer or 3D printing service, you can ev...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 17:13:09 PDT
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremel-Spirograph/
3D Printed Dremel Spirograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/225L/IACFH3QM/FRI225LIACFH3QM.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls After my nephew got a spirograph I was inspired to build upon the idea and be able to create something more permanent with it. This is only the beginning of the project as I discovered when I thought I was done, so this may simply be a Part 1, but here is the first part.Please vote for me in the 3D ...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:52:01 PDT
Rubber Band Powered, 3D Printed Race Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Powered-3D-Printed-Race-Boat/
Rubber Band Powered, 3D Printed Race Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/C3QU/IAAG09GA/FE2C3QUIAAG09GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/C3QU/IAAG09GA/FE2C3QUIAAG09GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/C3QU/IAAG09GA/FE2C3QUIAAG09GA.SMALL.jpg cfishy Zippercraft is a 3D printed, rubber band powered boat. It won the open class Moat Boat Paddle Battle at Maker Faire Bay Area, 2015. It has a very simple design; you can make one, too!Here, you can see how it performs; It shot down the 12' course in about 2 seconds. That's roughly 4 miles/hour, or 3....
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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:15:27 PDT
Casting Silver Jewelry with the Ember Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-Silver-Jewelry-with-the-Ember-Printer/
Casting Silver Jewelry with the Ember Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/BIUT/IA8WWCVD/FHTBIUTIA8WWCVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/BIUT/IA8WWCVD/FHTBIUTIA8WWCVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/BIUT/IA8WWCVD/FHTBIUTIA8WWCVD.SMALL.jpg slicelab This Instructable will walk you through the core steps needed in taking a castable resin based Ember 3D print into a final piece of jewelry. Our Oakland based caster, Alexis Pavlantos, was kind enough to open her studio for us to capture the steps she takes to cast our jewelry design prints. Repa...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 15:11:12 PDT
3D Printed Stone Head http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Stone-Head/
3D Printed Stone Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/J4CP/IA8WXEFL/FTQJ4CPIA8WXEFL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/J4CP/IA8WXEFL/FTQJ4CPIA8WXEFL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/J4CP/IA8WXEFL/FTQJ4CPIA8WXEFL.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak 3D Printing is awesome. But after printing out lots of fun things with my 3D printer, I got sick of them all looking like they came from a 3D printer. Relatively inexpesive FDM printers always have layer lines that you can both see and feel. I wanted a final product that nobody would expect was 3D...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 16:39:52 PDT
Rotating 3D Model Capture Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-3D-Model-Capture-Stand/
Rotating 3D Model Capture Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls Autodesk's app 123D Catch let's you upload a series of pictures of objects to create a 3D Model of the object from those pictures. If you read through, the suggestions are to take a series of pictures around the object from a few different heights making sure to encircle the entire object. I figur...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:43:49 PDT
3D Printed & Carbon Fiber QuadCopter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Carbon-Fiber-QuadCopter/
3D Printed & Carbon Fiber QuadCopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/X5J0/IA3YMWZI/F61X5J0IA3YMWZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/X5J0/IA3YMWZI/F61X5J0IA3YMWZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/X5J0/IA3YMWZI/F61X5J0IA3YMWZI.SMALL.jpg jimustanguitar I've always loved aviation and flying machines, so when small RC helicopters and multicopters became affordable, I knew that I had to buy one. They're absolutely a blast, and it wasn't long before I owned multiple flying toys. Once you prop, you can't stop!Flying mini and micro quads quickly made me...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 05:27:18 PDT
An Almost Reliable, High Precision, 3D Printer: Son of MegaMax (SoM) http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Almost-Reliable-High-Precision-3D-Printer-Son-o/
An Almost Reliable, High Precision, 3D Printer: Son of MegaMax (SoM) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/CTG1/IA8N56KE/FUTCTG1IA8N56KE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/CTG1/IA8N56KE/FUTCTG1IA8N56KE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/CTG1/IA8N56KE/FUTCTG1IA8N56KE.SMALL.jpg Mark Rehorst If you're looking for a how-to article on building a 3D printer for $300, you can find all sorts of them with a quick web search. This Instructable is definitely NOT for you.If you're looking for a how-to on building a machine that prints at 1000 mm/sec, this Instructable is NOT for you. SoM, like...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 15:34:51 PDT
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-Maker-Space/
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly Here's a video describing my enclosure and all the designs and prints that went into it... Watch this first so you can get an idea of the overall concept, design and features before I go into a step-by-step Instructable on how to build it. (Sorry in advance, but I kinda get off track in the video wi...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:34:05 PDT
Pneumatic Multiplexer- 3d printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Pneumatic-Multiplexer/
Pneumatic Multiplexer- 3d printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/2Z7C/IA58OFLY/FTP2Z7CIA58OFLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/2Z7C/IA58OFLY/FTP2Z7CIA58OFLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/2Z7C/IA58OFLY/FTP2Z7CIA58OFLY.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales What if you could control hundreds of outputs with just a few inputs? I am not talking about Charlieplexing, or at least not in the traditional electronic way. I am talking of doing this in a mechanical manner where the outputs could be pistons, valves, bladders... in one word, actuators. With this ...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 16:14:55 PDT
DIY Printed Quadcopter Joystick and Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-quadcopter-joystick-and-frame/
DIY Printed Quadcopter Joystick and Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/1DE6/IA56Z0WH/FMZ1DE6IA56Z0WH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/1DE6/IA56Z0WH/FMZ1DE6IA56Z0WH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/1DE6/IA56Z0WH/FMZ1DE6IA56Z0WH.SMALL.jpg ivver Hi there,in this tutorial I'll show how I made quadcopter frame and joystick for controlling it. Currently I don't have software for it, jet, I'm developing this quadcopter in my free time so basically I'm taking baby steps.I'll be more oriented to hardware build rather then on software.Main goal o...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 11:51:53 PDT
Modeling Props for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Modeling-Props-for-3D-Printing/
Modeling Props for 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/IIE7/IA3RFXNI/FQDIIE7IA3RFXNI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/IIE7/IA3RFXNI/FQDIIE7IA3RFXNI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/IIE7/IA3RFXNI/FQDIIE7IA3RFXNI.SMALL.jpg The Irish Cowboy This is going to be a brief overview of how I concept, design, and model semi functional props such as firearms. This Instructable will mainly focus on my Halo firearms but this method can be applied to nearly anything you wish to make! In this tutorial, we will follow the creation of my first major...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:38:52 PDT
3D Printed Syringe Pump Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Syringe-Pump-Rack/
3D Printed Syringe Pump Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/JAHX/IA0WY7QN/FFOJAHXIA0WY7QN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/JAHX/IA0WY7QN/FFOJAHXIA0WY7QN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/JAHX/IA0WY7QN/FFOJAHXIA0WY7QN.SMALL.jpg aldricnegrier This instructable serves to document the build process of a 3D Printed Syringe Pump Rack. The rack is composed by 5 Syringe Pumps, with this set-up you can have 2 continuous flow systems and one remaining pump (if you have the proper tubing's and valves).A Syringe Pump is normally used to gradually ...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 15:59:31 PDT
Complete newbie step by step, 3D printer with all parts lists http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-newbie-step-by-step-3D-printer-with-all-p/
Complete newbie step by step, 3D printer with all parts lists - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/V4QX/IA3RA2A5/F9RV4QXIA3RA2A5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/V4QX/IA3RA2A5/F9RV4QXIA3RA2A5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/V4QX/IA3RA2A5/F9RV4QXIA3RA2A5.SMALL.jpg dintid Intro, prelude, or just: who is this meant for? I wanted the title to include cheap, but lets face it: it is not cheap to build a 3D printer unless you have some/most of the components on hand or if you find just shy of £100 as cheap to make a tiny, not very good quality printer. This tutorial is al...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 06:50:53 PDT
3D Printed Molds Casting Tutorial: Complex Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Molds-Casting-Tutorial-Complex-Shapes/
3D Printed Molds Casting Tutorial: Complex Shapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/QMUO/IA0WSTOL/F2JQMUOIA0WSTOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/QMUO/IA0WSTOL/F2JQMUOIA0WSTOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/QMUO/IA0WSTOL/F2JQMUOIA0WSTOL.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma Here is a very easy technique to cast complex shapes in 3D printed molds. By complex shapes I mean shapes that are hollow, have channels or thin walls etc. Standard techniques usually involve making a negative shape of your object in sand or other material and then pouring the casting resin inside. ...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 08:58:49 PDT
101 useful, practical, functional 3d prints! http://www.instructables.com/id/101-useful-practical-functional-3d-prints/
101 useful, practical, functional 3d prints! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SMALL.jpg JavaProgrammer This is a compilation of 101 useful things that can be 3D printed!If you like this instructable please vote for it in the "Mind for Design"(Theme:Digital Design) and/or the "3D printing"(Theme: Anything to do with 3D printing) contest(s). If you don't have an account, please take the time to make on...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 13:21:54 PDT
Cable Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-Carrier/
Cable Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/696G/I9YBTWXZ/FA2696GI9YBTWXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/696G/I9YBTWXZ/FA2696GI9YBTWXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/696G/I9YBTWXZ/FA2696GI9YBTWXZ.SMALL.jpg Axeman_5470 I have looked at many 3D printers and definitely want one. While looking at prices, I like the Prusa i3. Only down fall was, wires everywhere. Well, I got thinking and came up with a "cable carrier' designed to work with it. This would take some moderate modifications to the motor's bolts/screws and...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 19:50:46 PDT