Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - 3D-Printing - toy - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:33:27 PST BLOX v1.01 3D-printable coffee table (coaster) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printable-coffee-table-coaster/
3D-printable coffee table (coaster) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/YI4J/HZDYF5RE/FNRYI4JHZDYF5RE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/YI4J/HZDYF5RE/FNRYI4JHZDYF5RE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/YI4J/HZDYF5RE/FNRYI4JHZDYF5RE.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools This miniature model of a coffee table is made to be used in dollhouses or as a unique coffee cup coaster for your desktop.The tabletop, frame and legs are designed to be 3D-printed and assembled with glue-less snap-fit joints. Download the 3D-files and 3D-print them Download the STL files in thi...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:44:12 PDT
"12 Thumbs" R/C LEGO Dragster http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Thumbs-RC-LEGO-Dragster/
"12 Thumbs" R/C LEGO Dragster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J5NP/HIQ4NE8T/F39J5NPHIQ4NE8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J5NP/HIQ4NE8T/F39J5NPHIQ4NE8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J5NP/HIQ4NE8T/F39J5NPHIQ4NE8T.SMALL.jpg sath02 Impressed by these two LEGO® Dragster sets, a 250 pieces LEGO® TECHNIC Dragster 8847 (released in 1983) and a 391 pieces Top Fuel Racing 5533 (released in 1999). These two Dragsters inspired me to build my own LEGO® dragster, the "12 Thumbs". The name "12 Thumbs" came after I finished the design. W...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 13:25:32 PDT
Blooming Flower Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Blooming-Flower-Toy/
Blooming Flower Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FOEE/HIPIM0AN/F67FOEEHIPIM0AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FOEE/HIPIM0AN/F67FOEEHIPIM0AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FOEE/HIPIM0AN/F67FOEEHIPIM0AN.SMALL.jpg maroonolive In this instructable, I am going to show you how to 3D print your very own blooming flower toy complete with gears so that your toy is fully functional ! Exploded View of Bloom Flower Toy: The following picture is of an exploded view of the blooming flower toy. Beside them are numbers that corr...
By: maroonolive

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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 02:44:41 PDT
R/C replica WW1 tank http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-replica-WW1-tank/
R/C replica WW1 tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RS4O/HIGFAU1Y/FO1RS4OHIGFAU1Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RS4O/HIGFAU1Y/FO1RS4OHIGFAU1Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RS4O/HIGFAU1Y/FO1RS4OHIGFAU1Y.SMALL.jpg 8bitwood I wanted a remote control World War 1 tank.  So I made one. This instructable is going to be more of a general process than a step by step as a step by step would be 50 pages long.  I am going to cover the process by which I tackled this project in the following categories: -planning (super importa...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 13:45:51 PDT
R/C LEGO® "The Bull" Buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-LEGO-The-Bull-Buggy/
R/C LEGO┬« "The Bull" Buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/CHBO/HH2VMWTA/FWICHBOHH2VMWTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/CHBO/HH2VMWTA/FWICHBOHH2VMWTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/CHBO/HH2VMWTA/FWICHBOHH2VMWTA.SMALL.jpg sath02 There are more than 20 models of LEGO®'s Dune Buggy type car, even more than the models in LEGO® Race Car category. Dune Buggy is usually four wheels drive off road vehicle,  which would not be used on the road. Now that I got excited on the "dune buggy", and was also inspired by 1998 LEGO®'s Turbo...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:17:19 PDT
Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing with the Objet Connex 500: How to Build a Missile Launcher Tank (and Clean the Mess you Made in the Process) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-3D-Printing-with-the-Objet-Con/
Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing with the Objet Connex 500: How to Build a Missile Launcher Tank (and Clean the Mess you Made in the Process) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/U95K/HHS9HCF8/FHWU95KHHS9HCF8.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer The Objet Connex 500 3D Printer... an arcane, magic and amazing Hi-Tech masterpiece, capable of 3D printing high detailed prototypes. Knowing how to operate this marvelous device is a secret only known by a few chosen ones. And now you, my fellow reader, have this mystic guide in your hands... Yes,...
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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:38:28 PDT
How to build a 3D-printed robot reindeer toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-3D-printed-robot-reindeer-toy/
How to build a 3D-printed robot reindeer toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/TH1N/HGU2LJNY/F1HTH1NHGU2LJNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/TH1N/HGU2LJNY/F1HTH1NHGU2LJNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/TH1N/HGU2LJNY/F1HTH1NHGU2LJNY.SMALL.jpg damianzuch 3D Printing! Mold-making! Digital Rendering! Apoxie Sculpt!!! Woodshoppery! For this project Tina and I decided to try to learn about 3D printing and I'll show you what we learned and how we ended up making the toy. We were asked to make two robot reindeer toys as props for a Christmas film; one is ...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 08:41:30 PDT
Davincibots: Create a 3d printed modular robot toy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Davincibots-Create-a-3d-printed-modular-robot-toy/
Davincibots: Create a 3d printed modular robot toy. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/QQT9/H7QCTYVW/FR5QQT9H7QCTYVW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/QQT9/H7QCTYVW/FR5QQT9H7QCTYVW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/QQT9/H7QCTYVW/FR5QQT9H7QCTYVW.SMALL.jpg dealywhopper Click on the first image, to start a slideshow to introduce Davincibots. Tools and Materials: Tools used: 3d printer Hot glue gun Small saw Materials needed: Plastic #4 finishing washers 5mm diameter spherical magnets 4mm diameter hardwood dowels Print the parts. Download the files, found her...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 19:16:38 PDT
3D printing records for a Fisher Price toy record player http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printing-records-for-a-Fisher-Price-toy-record-/
3D printing records for a Fisher Price toy record player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/1NHQ/H5ED881K/FBH1NHQH5ED881K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/1NHQ/H5ED881K/FBH1NHQH5ED881K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/1NHQ/H5ED881K/FBH1NHQH5ED881K.SMALL.jpg fred27 A little while ago I stumbled across an old toy record player made by Fisher Price in the 1970s, and decided that what it really needed was some new tunes. I got thinking about it, reverse engineered the way it was encoded, got out my trusty CNC mill and created an Instructable all about it right ...
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 14:00:03 PDT
Poseable doll/Designer toy in Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Posable-dollDesigner-toy-in-Blender/
Poseable doll/Designer toy in Blender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/9QIT/H1JUJMAX/FQY9QITH1JUJMAX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/9QIT/H1JUJMAX/FQY9QITH1JUJMAX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/9QIT/H1JUJMAX/FQY9QITH1JUJMAX.SMALL.jpg thekendall You've all probably heard about Munny dolls and Dunnys. Designer toys are becoming extremely popular. During this Instructables. I will show you my process of creating my own DIY Doll similar to a Munny. I will be using Blender to box model the various parts of the character and Experiment with Bool...
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Sat, 5 May 2012 23:29:16 PDT
From atoms to bits to atoms: learning OpenSCAD by copying a cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/From-atoms-to-bits-to-atoms-learning-OpenSCAD-by-/
From atoms to bits to atoms: learning OpenSCAD by copying a cat toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/G1DW/H05NKQY6/FBRG1DWH05NKQY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/G1DW/H05NKQY6/FBRG1DWH05NKQY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/G1DW/H05NKQY6/FBRG1DWH05NKQY6.SMALL.jpg BrianEnigma There are some cat toys at the house that are particularly popular with the local residents.  They are simple hollow spheres with cut-out slots.  They are great for kitties to kick around — small and light.  After staring at one for a few minutes, piecing out the geometry, I realized that this would...
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Sat, 24 Mar 2012 19:36:35 PDT
How to manufacture your own designer toy or start a new small business http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-manufacture-your-own-designer-toy-or-start-/
How to manufacture your own designer toy or start a new small business - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/A413/GZUAFETE/FJ3A413GZUAFETE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/A413/GZUAFETE/FJ3A413GZUAFETE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/A413/GZUAFETE/FJ3A413GZUAFETE.SMALL.jpg bryanbrutherford       I want to start with full disclosure. I am a trained and practicing industrial designer. I have spent the last 15 years deeply immersed in both traditional and cutting edge visualization and prototyping tools. This particular project was possible because of all that i have learned and the tool...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 21:25:15 PDT
Mr. Pumpkinhead : make your own adorable figure with 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-Pumpkinhead-make-your-own-adorable-figure-wi/
Mr. Pumpkinhead : make your own adorable figure with 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/6OG0/GYGGJ68F/FSJ6OG0GYGGJ68F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/6OG0/GYGGJ68F/FSJ6OG0GYGGJ68F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/6OG0/GYGGJ68F/FSJ6OG0GYGGJ68F.SMALL.jpg heonyun A few years ago, I made a short computer animation with my friends for a class project. The animaiton was called "Garageband", which is composed of three band members playing musical instruments. As our theme was kinda monstrous band, we created a halloween pumplkinhead guitarist, a monster drummer,...
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Mon, 12 Mar 2012 19:13:49 PDT
How to 3D print a custom car model (1966 Chevy Bus) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-3D-print-a-custom-car-model-1966-Chevy-Bus/
How to 3D print a custom car model (1966 Chevy Bus) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/ESG0/GYEUBEXI/FOBESG0GYEUBEXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/ESG0/GYEUBEXI/FOBESG0GYEUBEXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/ESG0/GYEUBEXI/FOBESG0GYEUBEXI.SMALL.jpg nclowar HISTORY My grandfather bought a 1966 Chevy bus and converted it into an RV, that my family used to take trips in every summer. I wanted to give him a model of this bus for Christmas, but since he had made so many modifications to it....I would need to create my own version in 3D and have it printed...
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Wed, 29 Feb 2012 21:42:15 PST