Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - 3D-Printing http://www.instructables.com Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:09:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D Modeling and Printing Your Own Shadow Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Modeling-and-Printing-Your-Own-Shadow-Cube/
3D Modeling and Printing Your Own Shadow Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/NA6T/IBTET370/FLCNA6TIBTET370.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/NA6T/IBTET370/FLCNA6TIBTET370.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/NA6T/IBTET370/FLCNA6TIBTET370.SMALL.jpg printeraction An initials shadow cube is a cube in which each view of the cube (top, front, and side view) is the profile of a different letter. This comes from the book Gödel, Escher, Bach, by Douglas Hofstadter. A shadow cube is a really nice basic 3D design challenge, and will get you accustomed to some of the...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 09:36:23 PDT
how to printer with dual extruders http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-printer-with-dual-extruders/
how to printer with dual extruders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/OCR9/IBRRXCDA/F7ROCR9IBRRXCDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/OCR9/IBRRXCDA/F7ROCR9IBRRXCDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/OCR9/IBRRXCDA/F7ROCR9IBRRXCDA.SMALL.jpg KantZ1 Before reading this text,please make sure you have already read the set up guide of the version of 13B single extruder and you can use it to print 3D models. If not, please learn how to operate the single extruder. Of course, you can take this one as the single extruder version to start. Pen Repet...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 00:20:47 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
OpenSCAD, The Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenSCAD-The-Instructable/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 11:37:57 PDT
3d printed phone bracket for bike http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-phone-bracket-for-bike/
3d printed phone bracket for bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/UMMI/IBRRS6V9/FVOUMMIIBRRS6V9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/UMMI/IBRRS6V9/FVOUMMIIBRRS6V9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/UMMI/IBRRS6V9/FVOUMMIIBRRS6V9.SMALL.jpg RickHiele For a school project i have created a bracket for your phone for on a bike or motorcycle. Maybe not a very innovative idea, but for me it was good to work with and take my first steps with 3D printers. This bracket holds your phone and protects it while riding. I also added an wire for charging the ...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 03:50:49 PDT
Brains in jar: A macabre and beautifully grotesque theatrical prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Brains-in-jar-A-macabre-and-beautifully-grotesque-/
Brains in jar: A macabre and beautifully grotesque theatrical prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/4W8D/IBNZZCMJ/F5W4W8DIBNZZCMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/4W8D/IBNZZCMJ/F5W4W8DIBNZZCMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/4W8D/IBNZZCMJ/F5W4W8DIBNZZCMJ.SMALL.jpg PicoPixie This is a super little make for those with access to a 3D printing service. Materials A glass jar, the more "laboratory glassware" looking the better.These can be found in most "Bed & Bath" shops; I got this one from Wilkinson (UK) for a couple of pounds. Charity shops are a great source of glas...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 14:15:47 PDT
Assemble Instruction of Geeetech Acrylic Prusa I3 Pro C http://www.instructables.com/id/Assemble-Instruction-of-Geeetech-Acrylic-Prusa-I3-/
Assemble Instruction of Geeetech Acrylic Prusa I3 Pro C - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/V1K7/IBM276WK/F3FV1K7IBM276WK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/V1K7/IBM276WK/F3FV1K7IBM276WK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/V1K7/IBM276WK/F3FV1K7IBM276WK.SMALL.jpg KantZ1 Safety InstructionsBuilding the printer will require a certain amount of physical dexterity, common sense and a thorough understanding of what you are doing. We have provided this detailed instruction to help you assemble it easily.However ultimately we cannot be responsible for your health and safe...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 20:37:50 PDT
T-REX 3D printedpaper head http://www.instructables.com/id/T-REX-3D-printedpaper-head/
T-REX 3D printedpaper head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/8213/IBM25UMJ/FT58213IBM25UMJ.SMALL.jpg Makeroni Labs We want to revolutionize the world of 3D printing teaching a new way to print three-dimensional objects with only paper.Do you want to build your own dinosaur head and put in your living as hunting trophy? Printing and cutting the 3D T-Rex head The first thing is to print the 3D model that we hav...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:56:06 PDT
3D printing with the MatterControl Touch http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printing-with-the-MatterControl-Touch/
3D printing with the MatterControl Touch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/BZNV/IBNHIK1I/FTKBZNVIBNHIK1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/BZNV/IBNHIK1I/FTKBZNVIBNHIK1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/BZNV/IBNHIK1I/FTKBZNVIBNHIK1I.SMALL.jpg 802printer Welcome to my Instructables on "3D printing with the MatterControl Touch". This instructable will cover the basics of connecting the MatterControl Touch (MCT) to your 3D printer, and using the MCT with your 3D printer for computer-less slicing and printing.I recently purchased my MCT from Amazon (h...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 07:57:08 PDT
Printing in 3D with sandstone using Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-in-3D-with-sandstone-using-Blender/
Printing in 3D with sandstone using Blender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/LJP0/IBKMKTCV/F3CLJP0IBKMKTCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/LJP0/IBKMKTCV/F3CLJP0IBKMKTCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/LJP0/IBKMKTCV/F3CLJP0IBKMKTCV.SMALL.jpg Londonleistone Today I am going to show how to use Blender to color a 3D model and print it in color using the sandstone material.This video is not going to be about building the model just about hot to paint it and get it ready to print. I am going to give you a blender file with skull I am working on however it...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 04:57:11 PDT
Installing a spill guard over Ember's ring bearing http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-spill-guard-over-Embers-ring-bearing/
Installing a spill guard over Ember's ring bearing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/5C76/IBJTJCD2/FDD5C76IBJTJCD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/5C76/IBJTJCD2/FDD5C76IBJTJCD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/5C76/IBJTJCD2/FDD5C76IBJTJCD2.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian If not careful, resin can sometimes find its way into the ring bearing on which Ember's resin tray pivots. To prevent resin ingress, users can install a simple shield. Download and print the attached STL "FDM-resin-guard-v1.stl. ABS or PLA at a layer height between 0.15mm and 0.3mm will work well...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:30:00 PDT
My amazing paper prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Asbak/
My amazing paper prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/0R12/IBJTHRJC/F1D0R12IBJTHRJC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/0R12/IBJTHRJC/F1D0R12IBJTHRJC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/0R12/IBJTHRJC/F1D0R12IBJTHRJC.SMALL.jpg Bob van Veen Made with my own hands ;) Printing outer shell For the outer body I drew the bottom and the top. The blue cap I just scaled up to fit over the yellow top.So the are the same shape. Electronics As you can see, I have the battery and the little led light in the back of the container. I drilled t...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:00:15 PDT
Printrbot Fan Shroud Spacers/Washers http://www.instructables.com/id/Printrbot-Fan-Shroud-SpacersWashers/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:21:10 PDT
Sailing Yacht Trophy http://www.instructables.com/id/Sailing-Yacht-Trophy/
Sailing Yacht Trophy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2TXS/IBGD3COE/FGM2TXSIBGD3COE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2TXS/IBGD3COE/FGM2TXSIBGD3COE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/2TXS/IBGD3COE/FGM2TXSIBGD3COE.SMALL.jpg Thijsd Fablab MakingVoor het keuzevak Fablab Making dient een eindproduct gemaakt te worden dat bestaat uit drie verschillende materialen. Om dit product te maken moet er gebruik gemaakt worden van drie verschillende machines die in het Stadslab aanwezig zijn. De aanwezige machines zijn onder andere een 3D...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:02:43 PDT
Adjusting for changes in light intensity with the Ember printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjusting-for-changes-in-light-intensity-with-the-/
Adjusting for changes in light intensity with the Ember printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PRDJ/IBDIE7GS/FZ4PRDJIBDIE7GS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PRDJ/IBDIE7GS/FZ4PRDJIBDIE7GS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/PRDJ/IBDIE7GS/FZ4PRDJIBDIE7GS.SMALL.jpg bad-zima The light intensity (or irradiance) of the Ember printer varies from day to day for a number of reasons. Ultimately, this variation can lead to failure in the printing process. Too much light, and the printed part will stick to the window, and jam the printer. Too little and no polymer forms. The ea...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 16:10:50 PDT
Making 3d Gears for Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-3d-Gears-for-Printing/
Making 3d Gears for Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/P5KC/IBDI4SMI/FOKP5KCIBDI4SMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/P5KC/IBDI4SMI/FOKP5KCIBDI4SMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/P5KC/IBDI4SMI/FOKP5KCIBDI4SMI.SMALL.jpg blanius If you have ever need to create a gear to 3d print you may have been frustrated as I was. Turns out you can with only free tools.Inkscape is a Vector Image creation and editor tool that is free and it happens to have a GEAR extension built in. But it's only 2d so how do we create a printable 3d gear...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 09:32:44 PDT
3D Print Salvage http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Salvage/
3D Print Salvage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/X6DN/IBC2AZHJ/FK1X6DNIBC2AZHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/X6DN/IBC2AZHJ/FK1X6DNIBC2AZHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/X6DN/IBC2AZHJ/FK1X6DNIBC2AZHJ.SMALL.jpg ckeeling I recently made a rather large 3D printed project and was dismayed to come in after an 8 hour print to see one corner of the platform upturned. This very quick tutorial is how I fixed this problem and salvaged the piece.What you will need:The 3D Printed object to be re-shapedA surface that can take...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 05:00:15 PDT
How to cook an egg with a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cook-an-egg-with-a-3D-printer/
How to cook an egg with a 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/6B1G/IBDTOL4B/F7V6B1GIBDTOL4B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/6B1G/IBDTOL4B/F7V6B1GIBDTOL4B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/6B1G/IBDTOL4B/F7V6B1GIBDTOL4B.SMALL.jpg 3dms How can you cook a egg when your cooking stove is broken or when you get bored?Simple! Use your 3D printer!Preheat your heat bed at 110°C or more, place a stove on top, Wait a few minutes for your frying pan to get hot. at 100°C (i had to wait 10-15 minutes untill it gets to 100°C). The Heatbed was ...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:52:53 PDT
3D Printing Puzzle Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Puzzle-Pen/
3D Printing Puzzle Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Y4KE/IBC289CF/F7TY4KEIBC289CF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Y4KE/IBC289CF/F7TY4KEIBC289CF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Y4KE/IBC289CF/F7TY4KEIBC289CF.SMALL.jpg Ally Zhao Here's a cool 3D printing project. In this instructables, I'll show you how I made an awesome puzzle pen using 3D printing.3D Printer: DremelFilament: PLAModeling Application: 123D Design Desktop ( get from: http://www.123dapp.com/design ) Draft the design Draw out the draft design and puzzle pie...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 02:09:15 PDT
3d Print from ANYWHERE http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Print-from-ANYWHERE/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:59:59 PDT
Cheap DIY 3D Printed Mountable USB and SD Card holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-3D-Printed-Mountable-USB-and-SD-Card-hol/
Cheap DIY 3D Printed Mountable USB and SD Card holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/R4WZ/IBC2KV1M/FEFR4WZIBC2KV1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/R4WZ/IBC2KV1M/FEFR4WZIBC2KV1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/R4WZ/IBC2KV1M/FEFR4WZIBC2KV1M.SMALL.jpg benjifeet What the finished product will look like Materials Hot Glue GunGlue sticksLarge binder clipshttp://www.thingiverse.com/thing:46335 Gluing the pieces
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:15:20 PDT
Upgrading Ember's Motor Board and Front Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-Embers-Motor-Board-and-Front-Panel/
Upgrading Ember's Motor Board and Front Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/XQVD/IBC21HPR/FS8XQVDIBC21HPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/XQVD/IBC21HPR/FS8XQVDIBC21HPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/XQVD/IBC21HPR/FS8XQVDIBC21HPR.SMALL.jpg cappiep In addition to the microprocessor that's running the main system (the one you can upgrade by clicking upgrade firmware), there are two smaller chips called AVRs or ATmegas that control the motors and the front panel display. For early builds of the Ember these controllers haven't been configured to ...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:49:51 PDT
Clear Surface Finish for Ember Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Clear-Surface-Finish-for-Ember-Prints/
Clear Surface Finish for Ember Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/RY1G/IBAAO0US/F62RY1GIBAAO0US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/RY1G/IBAAO0US/F62RY1GIBAAO0US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/RY1G/IBAAO0US/F62RY1GIBAAO0US.SMALL.jpg rg62 Have you ever noticed how shiny and clear your Ember 3D prints look when they've just been printed? And how dull and cloudy they can look after they've been cleaned? Well here's a way you can restore that "just printed" look. Clear Sailing The attached model of a pair of lenses looks like this ...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:25:51 PDT
Continuous Top-Down DLP Experiments http://www.instructables.com/id/Continuous-Top-Down-DLP-Experiments/
Continuous Top-Down DLP Experiments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/KCCU/IBAAMA3K/FNRKCCUIBAAMA3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/KCCU/IBAAMA3K/FNRKCCUIBAAMA3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/KCCU/IBAAMA3K/FNRKCCUIBAAMA3K.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian In the weeks after Carbon3D's announcement, several other projects made claims about high speed (100mm/hr) stereolithography systems, some of them using top-down DLP. Given the magnitude of some of these claims (up to 500mm/hr), if true, it would appear that others had made substantial advances in ...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:03:09 PDT
Capacitor Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Capacitor-Car/
Capacitor Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/4YVK/IB8J0IP0/FZ04YVKIB8J0IP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/4YVK/IB8J0IP0/FZ04YVKIB8J0IP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/4YVK/IB8J0IP0/FZ04YVKIB8J0IP0.SMALL.jpg paigeguerra13 Our project was given to us by our engineering teacher in class, and was to build a capacitor powered car, which could travel down our school hallway with a minimum distance of 75 feet. With this project came several restrictions which included material availability and the type of materials. We wer...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 17:25:09 PDT
Tri-Shift Copter http://www.instructables.com/id/Tri-Shift-Copter/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 09:46:38 PDT
3D printed catapult http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-catapult/
3D printed catapult - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/0WQM/IB8PRXKZ/FS40WQMIB8PRXKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/0WQM/IB8PRXKZ/FS40WQMIB8PRXKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/0WQM/IB8PRXKZ/FS40WQMIB8PRXKZ.SMALL.jpg tdesmith The Catapult, AKA, Arial Kitten Treat Delivery System, is created 100% from 3D printed parts. I used PLA for the body and firing arm and NinjaFlex was used for the tentchen belt (If ninjaflex not available an elastic band with a little reworking could work). My favorite ammo (beside kitten treats...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 08:20:37 PDT
Sketchup tricks for 3D printed parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketchup-tricks-for-3D-printed-parts/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 01:33:11 PDT
3D Printed Duct Tape Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Duct-Tape-Belt/
3D Printed Duct Tape Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/WESL/IB8I37J1/FUSWESLIB8I37J1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/WESL/IB8I37J1/FUSWESLIB8I37J1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/WESL/IB8I37J1/FUSWESLIB8I37J1.SMALL.jpg CoreyO I have always loved technology and appreciated fashion. With this belt project I wanted to help the technically minded to explore the world of fashion, and open the world of technology and engineering to the fashion forward folks. Required Materials Duct Tape Eyelet Pliers & Eyelets Scissors Tap...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 21:03:08 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
3D Printed Adjustable Standing Desk For Under $50 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Adjustable-Standing-Desk-For-Under-50/
3D Printed Adjustable Standing Desk For Under $50 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/0K8I/IB8IDX66/FYX0K8IIB8IDX66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/0K8I/IB8IDX66/FYX0K8IIB8IDX66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/0K8I/IB8IDX66/FYX0K8IIB8IDX66.SMALL.jpg AlexK16 Sitting is the New Smoking. There has been lots of research showing that people who sit all day have higher incidents of cancer, diabetes, and heart disease. As a designer, I often am sitting 8 (or like 4) hours a day or more at the computer. While I am active as well, apparently sitting is so bad f...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:56:55 PDT
3D-Printed Glasses Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Glasses-Holder/
3D-Printed Glasses Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/48QA/IB8IBQ38/F3O48QAIB8IBQ38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/48QA/IB8IBQ38/F3O48QAIB8IBQ38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/48QA/IB8IBQ38/F3O48QAIB8IBQ38.SMALL.jpg MakerManiac Bifocals. As wikipedia.org states, they are frames bearing lenses worn in front of the eyes used for vision correction. But what wikipedia.org does NOT state is that these little eyeglasses are annoying little things that have very expensive lenses in them and when these lenses get scratched, it i...
By: MakerManiac

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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:55:55 PDT
How to create a 3d painting http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-3d-painting-1/
How to create a 3d painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/FH8M/IB8IBI38/F2DFH8MIB8IBI38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/FH8M/IB8IBI38/F2DFH8MIB8IBI38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/FH8M/IB8IBI38/F2DFH8MIB8IBI38.SMALL.jpg EricA14 In this tutorial i will show how to scan, repair, compose and print 3D objects to make a hybrid painting.
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:48:07 PDT
3D Printed Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Pen/
3D Printed Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/08I1/IB8I711G/FD008I1IB8I711G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/08I1/IB8I711G/FD008I1IB8I711G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/08I1/IB8I711G/FD008I1IB8I711G.SMALL.jpg mso797 I had a BiC pen that cracked into two pieces. Fortunately the pen cartridge was left undamaged. If you have also having a BiC pen cartridge lying around, I thought that in this short Instructable we could 3D print a new pen! Materials Pen Cartridge (Standard cartridge found in any BiC Pen) Access...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:59:42 PDT
3D PRINTED PNEUMATIC JOYSTICK FOR FLEX VACUUM POWER AND PNEUMATIC CONTROL EXTREMITIES http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-PRINTED-PNEUMATIC-JOYSTICK-FOR-FLEX-VACUUM-POWE/
3D PRINTED PNEUMATIC JOYSTICK FOR FLEX VACUUM POWER AND PNEUMATIC CONTROL EXTREMITIES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/ZVVT/IB8IH48U/FQPZVVTIB8IH48U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/ZVVT/IB8IH48U/FQPZVVTIB8IH48U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/ZVVT/IB8IH48U/FQPZVVTIB8IH48U.SMALL.jpg fabiespi I created the 3d printed flex extremities that can be used for arms or legs of robots. They are powered by a home vacuum cleaner and don´t use any electronic control, just the 3d printed analog pneumatic joystick is needed!Each extremity is formed by 3 interconected muscles that also are the struct...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:20:02 PDT
How to 3D Print Stylish Parametric Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-3D-Print-Stylish-Parametric-Shoes/
How to 3D Print Stylish Parametric Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BLTE/IB8I6H84/F4UBLTEIB8I6H84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BLTE/IB8I6H84/F4UBLTEIB8I6H84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/BLTE/IB8I6H84/F4UBLTEIB8I6H84.SMALL.jpg kg1422 Easily 3D print a pair of parametrically designed wedges with this instructable. The shoes were designed using Grasshopper, a parametric modeling plugin used with Rhinoceros modeling software (the definition is displayed in the bottom image). Download the STL file The shoes in this file fit sizes...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:13:29 PDT
Personalized 3D Printed PEZ Dispensers http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-3D-Printed-PEZ-Dispensers/
Personalized 3D Printed PEZ Dispensers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/EX5D/IB8I61KW/FGQEX5DIB8I61KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/EX5D/IB8I61KW/FGQEX5DIB8I61KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/EX5D/IB8I61KW/FGQEX5DIB8I61KW.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer In case you haven't been getting your daily dose of nostalgia lately, I present to you Personalized 3D Printed PEZ Dispensers! We all remember PEZ. As a child of the 90's, these candy dispensers were gifted to me quite frequently growing up. While I've always had a bit of a sweet tooth, the PEZ disp...
By: allie.fauer

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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 17:10:17 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
Almost professional VR goggles - very cheap (less then 10$) http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-professional-VR-goggles-very-cheap/
Almost professional VR goggles - very cheap (less then 10$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/1SYN/IB4B320V/FE51SYNIB4B320V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/1SYN/IB4B320V/FE51SYNIB4B320V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/1SYN/IB4B320V/FE51SYNIB4B320V.SMALL.jpg johny_mnemonick Few months ago I was looking for some models to print VR goggles (opendive and similar) beacuse cardboard is not good enough for me. I just wanted something more "professional" and cheap. None of models i find was satisfying for me - to big, to small, to ugly, not compact enough, etc. So i decide...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:44:00 PDT
3D Printable Mario Sewer Pipe & Piranha Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printable-Mario-Sewer-Pipe-Piranha-Plant/
3D Printable Mario Sewer Pipe & Piranha Plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/I63E/IB7RUZ4D/FLRI63EIB7RUZ4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/I63E/IB7RUZ4D/FLRI63EIB7RUZ4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/I63E/IB7RUZ4D/FLRI63EIB7RUZ4D.SMALL.jpg snmiller This is a learning curve for me. I've used drawing apps but I've never tried creating something in a 3D environment. So follow along with me as I try to create a Super Mario Pipe for a planter and add a infamous Piranha Plant at the end to use if your green thumb isn't so green (don't worry we've al...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:28:42 PDT
Simple closing-mechanism for re-openable cases. 3D design http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-closing-mechanism-for-re-openable-cases-3D-/
Simple closing-mechanism for re-openable cases. 3D design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/R41S/IB86H763/FSWR41SIB86H763.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/R41S/IB86H763/FSWR41SIB86H763.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/R41S/IB86H763/FSWR41SIB86H763.SMALL.jpg WijnandM The instructions below will show you how to make a easily reopenable lid for a case. This principle can be applied to a wide variety of uses. ​Create a hollow container Create a hollow container, with one side open. Create a lid Create a lid that fits perfectly on the case. Put a small rectang...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:18:47 PDT
Better 3D Printing: A Gaelic Box with All In One Twist Latch Using Minimal Support http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-3D-Printing-A-Gaelic-Box-with-All-In-One-Tw/
Better 3D Printing: A Gaelic Box with All In One Twist Latch Using Minimal Support - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/QRSG/IB86G9Y5/FKGQRSGIB86G9Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/QRSG/IB86G9Y5/FKGQRSGIB86G9Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/QRSG/IB86G9Y5/FKGQRSGIB86G9Y5.SMALL.jpg walshlg The goal of this Instructable is to help you make better 3d prints in-spite of specific limitations of your printer and general limitations of fused deposition filament printing.To get the most from our printing we need to:1) Know Our Software. Learn it, especially your modeling software, its diff...
By: walshlg

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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:33:07 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 Printing Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Basics/
3D Printing Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/90JK/IB7RNRJE/FYB90JKIB7RNRJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/90JK/IB7RNRJE/FYB90JKIB7RNRJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/90JK/IB7RNRJE/FYB90JKIB7RNRJE.SMALL.jpg printeraction A 3D Printer is a manufacturing tool used to create three-dimensional artifacts that have been designed on a computer. 3D printers have a wide range of shapes, sizes, and types, but in essence they are all computer controlled additive manufacturing machines. Similar to how paper printers lay down in...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:12:15 PDT
Rubber band boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-band-boat/
Rubber band boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/N9VU/IB7ROB85/FYHN9VUIB7ROB85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/N9VU/IB7ROB85/FYHN9VUIB7ROB85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/N9VU/IB7ROB85/FYHN9VUIB7ROB85.SMALL.jpg 4dee The fossil fuels are running out of power. What could be nicer than creating a vehicle that needs no energy but works on stored muscle strength! In this instructable we make a 3d printed boat, that works on muscle strength.This is my first 3d model and instructable. Tests and comments are welcome! ...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:16:50 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
3D Penny Board http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-PennyBoard/
3D Penny Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/S4RO/IB7RTS7B/FVTS4ROIB7RTS7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/S4RO/IB7RTS7B/FVTS4ROIB7RTS7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/S4RO/IB7RTS7B/FVTS4ROIB7RTS7B.SMALL.jpg cartercar__ Ever want to print something truly awesome? Well here is your chance. Print a skateboard. The skateboard specifically is a penny board. The board its self is 100 % plastic. The trucks are from an old skateboard just for testing purposes. In total the print took 22 hours and 130 meters of filament. I...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:39:01 PDT
Making music with your 3d printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-music-with-your-3d-printer/
Making music with your 3d printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/35CV/IB8Q92MB/FVF35CVIB8Q92MB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/35CV/IB8Q92MB/FVF35CVIB8Q92MB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/35CV/IB8Q92MB/FVF35CVIB8Q92MB.SMALL.jpg donnovations I'm finding more and more uses out of the 3D printer and i want to share them with the world. This is a quick little how to on getting your 3D printer to play some music. With a little added bonus I show you how to add it to the end of each Print so it plays a little song when done.Credits goto ht...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:36:44 PDT
Floor to Ceiling Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Floor-to-Ceiling-Clamp/
Floor to Ceiling Clamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/TOQA/IB7BCQ7O/F1JTOQAIB7BCQ7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/TOQA/IB7BCQ7O/F1JTOQAIB7BCQ7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/TOQA/IB7BCQ7O/F1JTOQAIB7BCQ7O.SMALL.jpg Robglacier This is an Instructable about how to make your own lightweight Floor to Ceiling Clamp.A Floor to Ceiling Clamp is basically two poles which are being pushed apart by the force of a mechanism. This pushing force locks the upright poles between the floor and ceiling allowing you to easily mount almost...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 01:34:52 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