Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - 3D-Printing http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 22:02:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 MakerBot Replicator build platform magnetic height gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/MakerBot-Replicator-build-platform-magnetic-height/
MakerBot Replicator build platform magnetic height gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/YGZO/IE17ZLHZ/FO5YGZOIE17ZLHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/YGZO/IE17ZLHZ/FO5YGZOIE17ZLHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/YGZO/IE17ZLHZ/FO5YGZOIE17ZLHZ.SMALL.jpg cvbrg I was getting pretty sick and tired of using the paper method to set the height of my Replicator's build plate so I looked around for another solution. Using a height gauge looked like a good idea, so here is my version. Parts list 1) Height gauge:I used a digital one since I already had one lyin...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 18:01:10 PDT
Casting from Autodesk Ember Printer - Design/Print (DWS550)-Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Casting-from-Autodesk-Ember-Printer-DesignPrint-DW/
Casting from Autodesk Ember Printer - Design/Print (DWS550)-Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/I63G/IE17WI44/F8PI63GIE17WI44.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/I63G/IE17WI44/F8PI63GIE17WI44.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/I63G/IE17WI44/F8PI63GIE17WI44.SMALL.jpg alexispavlantos In this Instructables you will learn how to cast using a DWS550 3D print from the Ember printer. Design When 3d modeling a piece of jewelry many variables should take place in the design process to insure a successful print, casting and finished functional object. The most tricky part of jewelr...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 11:42:51 PDT
Autodesk Ember Printer - Design/Print (DWS550) for Casting – Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-Ember-Printer-DesignPrint-DWS550-for-Cast/
Autodesk Ember Printer - Design/Print (DWS550) for Casting – Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/V8FL/IE17WI1E/FY6V8FLIE17WI1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/V8FL/IE17WI1E/FY6V8FLIE17WI1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY6/V8FL/IE17WI1E/FY6V8FLIE17WI1E.SMALL.jpg alexispavlantos Using the Ember printer and DWS550 resin we created two basic rings for setting stones. Digital Design 1. Ring Size- When designing your ring you can use the following chart for sizing your finger (http://www.riogrande.com/Content/Round-Stamping-Sizing-Chart-CG-html?Pos=2). For our design we mod...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 11:41:35 PDT
Creating a custom-sized box for 3D printing with OpenSCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-custom-sized-box-for-3D-printing-with-O/
Creating a custom-sized box for 3D printing with OpenSCAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/9223/IE0W2HZP/FLM9223IE0W2HZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/9223/IE0W2HZP/FLM9223IE0W2HZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/9223/IE0W2HZP/FLM9223IE0W2HZP.SMALL.jpg hansamann At hybrislabs, we've explored IoT quite a lot and at some point our prototypes became so small and integrated, that we had the need to create custom boxes for these. We initially used 123D for the creation of the STL files for 3D printing, but found this solution way to inflexible (here's the full r...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 02:45:29 PDT
Unclogging Nozzle on Flashforge Dreamer http://www.instructables.com/id/Unclogging-Nozzle-on-Flashforge-Dreamer/
Unclogging Nozzle on Flashforge Dreamer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/EN51/IDZSGLEI/FPYEN51IDZSGLEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/EN51/IDZSGLEI/FPYEN51IDZSGLEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/EN51/IDZSGLEI/FPYEN51IDZSGLEI.SMALL.jpg L3joueur Just got my hands on a gently used Flashforge Dreamer. The printer is on loan to Maui Makers to print some prosthetic hands from eNABLE for some kids on Maui. Since I'd never used this particular model, first order of business was to get the printer up and running with a test print.And, the right ex...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:26:24 PDT
Walkera Runner 250 Battery Barrier + Low Voltage Alarm Compartment ( require the use of balance lead extension ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Walkera-Runner-250-Battery-Barrier-Low-Voltage-Ala/
Walkera Runner 250 Battery Barrier + Low Voltage Alarm Compartment ( require the use of balance lead extension ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/EW2A/IDZSG4P6/F2AEW2AIDZSG4P6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/EW2A/IDZSG4P6/F2AEW2AIDZSG4P6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/EW2A/IDZSG4P6/F2AEW2AIDZSG4P6.SMALL.jpg yuenchitat While I was thinking where I was going to place the low voltage alarm on my 250, I came across people creating battery cradles which prevent the battery from sliding forward in a crash. The reason why I was having problem deciding where to place my low voltage alarm was because the balance charg...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:35:08 PDT
1500W 3d printed electric skateboard http://www.instructables.com/id/1500W-3d-printed-electric-skateboard/
1500W 3d printed electric skateboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/KHVG/IDZSF974/FHDKHVGIDZSF974.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/KHVG/IDZSF974/FHDKHVGIDZSF974.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/KHVG/IDZSF974/FHDKHVGIDZSF974.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal I saw these videos on the internet with people riding electric skateboard and going really fast. Well, I wanted to do the same thing, but those boards were 1500 USD, too expensive for me. My diy version only cost me 150$ that is 10% of the cost of the commercial ones! Granted mine is not perfect, it...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:54:43 PDT
How to Make a Bionic Beetle Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bionic-Beetle-Robot/
How to Make a Bionic Beetle Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/1A1A/IDYPDV4G/F1U1A1AIDYPDV4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/1A1A/IDYPDV4G/F1U1A1AIDYPDV4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/1A1A/IDYPDV4G/F1U1A1AIDYPDV4G.SMALL.jpg EmmaSong I was trying to design a Bo-robot based on miniQ platform. Thanks to the 3D printing technology, I can print a bionic case of high-quality and lightness in a low cost. MATERIALS & TOOLS for the full material ​Assemble the components Fix two TowerPro SG90 Servo on the “mouth” With M3*5 s...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:15:46 PDT
Making Custom Threaded Inserts (3D Printing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Custom-Threaded-Inserts-3D-Printing/
Making Custom Threaded Inserts (3D Printing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/340X/IDYPD4X6/FZI340XIDYPD4X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/340X/IDYPD4X6/FZI340XIDYPD4X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/340X/IDYPD4X6/FZI340XIDYPD4X6.SMALL.jpg PeterM13 Many times when you print a downloaded part, the fastener holes or hex recesses are too tight. Other times, the type or size fastener that the design requires is just not available, which happens a lot here on Maui. The Item pictured here is a spindle bracket to replace the motor on a ShapeOko CNC r...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 20:06:07 PDT
Cartridge extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cartridge-extruder/
Cartridge extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NOQI/IDYP6RQ9/FGRNOQIIDYP6RQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NOQI/IDYP6RQ9/FGRNOQIIDYP6RQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/NOQI/IDYP6RQ9/FGRNOQIIDYP6RQ9.SMALL.jpg 3DigitalCooks. This instructable is about building a cartridge extruder and having my first experience using a laser cutter. A fun project to mix 3d food printing tools with my learning process here at Pier 9. For testing purposes I also build a stand to hold the extruder, and since we were already in the mood, it...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:05:55 PDT
Stargate Inspired Arduino NeoPixel 3D Printed Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Stargate-Inspried-Arduino-NeoPixel-3D-Printed-Cloc/
Stargate Inspired Arduino NeoPixel 3D Printed Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/G19O/IDYKHZN8/FVUG19OIDYKHZN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/G19O/IDYKHZN8/FVUG19OIDYKHZN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/G19O/IDYKHZN8/FVUG19OIDYKHZN8.SMALL.jpg gg2inc The Stargate DHD clock will display the time using NeoPixel LED’s oriented around a simulated clock face. The clock provides an hourly and half hour chime that can be turned on and off. The hours and minutes can be set via pushbuttons located on rear of the clock base. The center crystal on the D...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:00:36 PDT
Building a 3D Printer Under 299$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-3D-Printer-Under-299/
Building a 3D Printer Under 299$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/X6CW/IDYKDD78/F0VX6CWIDYKDD78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/X6CW/IDYKDD78/F0VX6CWIDYKDD78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/X6CW/IDYKDD78/F0VX6CWIDYKDD78.SMALL.jpg AlmusYang Hello again, remember me? I have published an instructable about how to make a 3d printer under 200$ - Tower Simple XL.It's a low cost, full-featured 3D Printer, and the most important thing is, you don't need any 3Dprinted parts to build the 3D Printer. If I have a 3D printer,I don't have to look a...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:49:47 PDT
Make a Custom Bic Brander http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Custom-Bic-Brander/
Make a Custom Bic Brander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/OO43/IDWXPI8S/FTPOO43IDWXPI8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/OO43/IDWXPI8S/FTPOO43IDWXPI8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/OO43/IDWXPI8S/FTPOO43IDWXPI8S.SMALL.jpg JamesH76 In this Instructable I will show you how to 3D print your very own custom Branding Iron that snaps onto a Bic lighter!You don't need a 3D printer, just an image, an image editing program like Pixlr and Shapeways.com to print your brand in real steel.Disclaimer:Yes, this is a branding iron, they get ...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:47:21 PDT
printable drone propeller 177mm http://www.instructables.com/id/printable-drone-propeller-177mm/
printable drone propeller 177mm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/KQA2/IDWXPP7K/FFHKQA2IDWXPP7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/KQA2/IDWXPP7K/FFHKQA2IDWXPP7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/KQA2/IDWXPP7K/FFHKQA2IDWXPP7K.SMALL.jpg c128 printable drone propeller 177mm and bore 5mm (5.2 for tolerance)print with max resolution and ABS or more strong plastic as nylonthis test is make with PLA (low performance) with 1500kw brushless can push 0.4kg with better material and print quality i think 0.5kg compare with standard propeller ht...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 02:44:54 PDT
Walkera Runner 250 Front Camera Protection Bumper http://www.instructables.com/id/Walkera-Runner-250-Front-Camera-Protection-Bumper/
Walkera Runner 250 Front Camera Protection Bumper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/YV97/IDWXPQQ9/F4NYV97IDWXPQQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/YV97/IDWXPQQ9/F4NYV97IDWXPQQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/YV97/IDWXPQQ9/F4NYV97IDWXPQQ9.SMALL.jpg yuenchitat As a beginner in FPV, I know I will crash alot. Therefore, I created this bumper to help give the camera some protection. The bumpers will not be visible in the goggle FPV view.The STL file is just one side of the bumper, just print a mirrored of it to get the other side.
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:39:46 PDT
Delta Bot: Perfect DIY 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Delta-Bot-Perfect-DIY-3D-Printer/
Delta Bot: Perfect DIY 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/9D2A/IE0UXS18/F8Q9D2AIE0UXS18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/9D2A/IE0UXS18/F8Q9D2AIE0UXS18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/9D2A/IE0UXS18/F8Q9D2AIE0UXS18.SMALL.jpg Danny Lu Build the efficient and reliable all metal structure 3D Printer. Improved significantly with new concepts for printers. Great quality and up to 400 mm/s print speed (very fast). Built with heated bed, hybrid bowden suspended extruder, and counterweight (tested printing 21 hours straight with no moto...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:31:14 PDT
Wedding Cake Toppers, Seat Saver Name Plates, & Photo Booth Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Cake-Toppers-Seat-Saver-Name-Plates-Photo-/
Wedding Cake Toppers, Seat Saver Name Plates, & Photo Booth Fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/V6CE/IDUQS9JP/FW2V6CEIDUQS9JP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/V6CE/IDUQS9JP/FW2V6CEIDUQS9JP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/V6CE/IDUQS9JP/FW2V6CEIDUQS9JP.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Objective: Create a 3D model from an image. This is also how you can easily create a Cake Topper, Photo Booth Goodies Such as mustaches, signs, glasses etc. Skip to the last step (Step 7) to see the easiest method, however it may not be sufficient for more complicated models.Also search Thingiverse ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:23:45 PDT
3D Printing My Wedding Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-My-Wedding-Ring/
3D Printing My Wedding Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/SYDA/IDUQS5UR/FV7SYDAIDUQS5UR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/SYDA/IDUQS5UR/FV7SYDAIDUQS5UR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/SYDA/IDUQS5UR/FV7SYDAIDUQS5UR.SMALL.jpg 3D Printing Ninja Difficulty: IntermediateObjective: Learn how to go about printing jewelry, specifically custom wedding rings, and hear my experience with doing so.To see more about 3D Printing visit the blog at: 3d Printing Ninja Why You Should 3D Print Your Wedding Ring At first I didn't even consider 3D printi...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:55:25 PDT
3D Printed Wedding Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wedding-Rings/
3D Printed Wedding Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/LD0Z/IDTAWO4E/F11LD0ZIDTAWO4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/LD0Z/IDTAWO4E/F11LD0ZIDTAWO4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/LD0Z/IDTAWO4E/F11LD0ZIDTAWO4E.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Reasons you might want 3D printed wedding rings: Unique - no one else will have rings like yours (unless, of course, you share your design) Totally custom - the design is limited only by your creativity and can easily be sized for tiny fingers or monster hands Easy to make - all you need is some...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:37:38 PDT
Prototyping with Light PIpes http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-with-Light-PIpes/
Prototyping with Light PIpes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/ET40/IDSN9DJ4/FNWET40IDSN9DJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/ET40/IDSN9DJ4/FNWET40IDSN9DJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/ET40/IDSN9DJ4/FNWET40IDSN9DJ4.SMALL.jpg fictiv The advent of 3D-printable transparent materials has opened doors to new possibilities with rapid prototyping for optical applications. Now, we can consider how to use and manipulate light in 3D printed parts.Light pipes, sometimes referred to as light guides or light tubes, are physical components ...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:42:27 PDT
Large Scale: 3D NASA Curiosity 100mm Bed Main Body & links http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Scale-3D-NASA-Curiosity-100mm-Bed-Main-Body-/
Large Scale: 3D NASA Curiosity 100mm Bed Main Body & links - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/49DH/IDRP90AF/FXT49DHIDRP90AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/49DH/IDRP90AF/FXT49DHIDRP90AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/49DH/IDRP90AF/FXT49DHIDRP90AF.SMALL.jpg Cyberchipz When NASA recently released the STLs for the Mars Curiosity Rover I couldn't wait to print it out. Of course, I always have trepidations because my print bed is only 100mmx100mm, and so often I find that something is too large to print. However, if one want's something bad enough, you look for wo...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:19:23 PDT
Hubsan H107D FPV X4 Controller Screen Sun Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Hubsan-H107D-FPV-X4-Controller-Screen-Sun-Hood/
Hubsan H107D FPV X4 Controller Screen Sun Hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/N5Y1/IDQU0U0B/F64N5Y1IDQU0U0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/N5Y1/IDQU0U0B/F64N5Y1IDQU0U0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/N5Y1/IDQU0U0B/F64N5Y1IDQU0U0B.SMALL.jpg yuenchitat A removable Controller Screen Sun Hood for Hubsan H107D FPV X4.Please print it upside down, no support is needed. Optional: I glued on a thin foam pad to smooth out the inner top area. Optional: I added Velcro to make it removable.
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 08:38:16 PDT
DIY/3D Printed Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY3D-Printed-Tirpod/
DIY/3D Printed Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/VHXE/IDQHQ9N6/F0BVHXEIDQHQ9N6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/VHXE/IDQHQ9N6/F0BVHXEIDQHQ9N6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/VHXE/IDQHQ9N6/F0BVHXEIDQHQ9N6.SMALL.jpg emora4 I started this project mainly as a proof-of-concept because i wanted to see if I could make one easily and cheap (if you own a 3D printer) because i wanted something big for a possible future photography project (camera crane). I also wanted this size conduit for a CNC I am planning to make. This is...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:54:18 PDT
Using Wax to Waterproof 3D Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Wax-to-Waterproof-3D-Prints/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:01:17 PDT
3D print replacement gear for Sega Power Drift http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-print-replacement-gear-for-Sega-Power-Drift/
3D print replacement gear for Sega Power Drift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/7LTF/IDQHO7WK/FV27LTFIDQHO7WK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/7LTF/IDQHO7WK/FV27LTFIDQHO7WK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/7LTF/IDQHO7WK/FV27LTFIDQHO7WK.SMALL.jpg Blimpcity I purchased Sega Power Drift arcade machine with a broken brake pedal. The pedal was missing metal gear 601-5410 which I was able to find on EBay. Gear POW-2610 was stripped out and I was able to draft the part, and 3D print it. I also redesigned the part that if the teeth on the 3D printed part fai...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:08:24 PDT
Clean up a 3D Scan using Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-up-a-3D-Scan-using-Blender/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 21:11:34 PDT
Mobile Ultimaker Rucksack http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Ultimaker-Rucksack/
Mobile Ultimaker Rucksack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/U0VE/IDON8KZI/FJWU0VEIDON8KZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/U0VE/IDON8KZI/FJWU0VEIDON8KZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/U0VE/IDON8KZI/FJWU0VEIDON8KZI.SMALL.jpg flouSH Here's my guide how to get your Ultimaker mobile! I try to illustrate the two parts as clearly as possible. First we look into how to mount some rucksack straps without damaging your Ultimaker and then we'll look into the electronics you need to power it autonomously. To get you motivated we start o...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 20:17:22 PDT
How to custom size a 3D printing nozzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-custom-size-a-3D-printing-nozzle/
How to custom size a 3D printing nozzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/FQHO/IDON8201/F7XFQHOIDON8201.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/FQHO/IDON8201/F7XFQHOIDON8201.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/FQHO/IDON8201/F7XFQHOIDON8201.SMALL.jpg rhymeandreason This tutorial will work for any desktop filament-based 3D printer where you can swap out the metal hotend of the nozzle. I did it for an Ultimaker 1+It's costs less than $30 and only takes a few minutes of work.Default nozzles are .4mm diameter. But if you are printing large objects, it takes foreve...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 17:31:13 PDT
The Garden EPLVLEREPRAETERITORVM (from the dust of the past) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Garden-EPLVLEREPRAETERITORVM-from-the-dust-of-/
The Garden EPLVLEREPRAETERITORVM (from the dust of the past) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/G4KE/IDMXI2XK/F0PG4KEIDMXI2XK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/G4KE/IDMXI2XK/F0PG4KEIDMXI2XK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/G4KE/IDMXI2XK/F0PG4KEIDMXI2XK.SMALL.jpg annanazo The Garden EPLVLEREPRAETERITORVM (from the dust of the past) involves the physical representations of extinct language, using 3D print technology in its production. The sculptures are a 3-dimensional metaphorical representation of an extinct language when it was in full swing. It’s the Roman alphabe...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 04:06:46 PDT
Wall in SF http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-in-SF/
Wall in SF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/4Z38/IDOVPXJX/FLT4Z38IDOVPXJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/4Z38/IDOVPXJX/FLT4Z38IDOVPXJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/4Z38/IDOVPXJX/FLT4Z38IDOVPXJX.SMALL.jpg paula levine This upload is a little bit of 3D printing history. The Wall in San Francisco precedes laser cutters and today’s faster 3D printers. This work was done in 2009. It uses GIS data from San Francisco and the West Bank, ARC, kmz files and shape files to geo-reference the wall in the West Bank as an ove...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 23:14:59 PDT
Personalizing a 3D Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalizing-a-3D-Keychain/
Personalizing a 3D Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/NXY0/IDM05OPH/FLENXY0IDM05OPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/NXY0/IDM05OPH/FLENXY0IDM05OPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/NXY0/IDM05OPH/FLENXY0IDM05OPH.SMALL.jpg Khuttner Using any .stl file and Tinkercad, you can easily personalize a 3D design of another designer from websites like Thingiverse or Yeggi. Finding a Design Okay so I am not the most creative person. I would have to admit that the majority of my creativity comes in iterating another more creative per...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 18:42:13 PDT
Create 3D printable lithophane in Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-3D-printable-lithophane-in-Blender/
Create 3D printable lithophane in Blender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/3S7Z/IDLI62QQ/FF83S7ZIDLI62QQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/3S7Z/IDLI62QQ/FF83S7ZIDLI62QQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/3S7Z/IDLI62QQ/FF83S7ZIDLI62QQ.SMALL.jpg kellyegan Lithophane are an old technique for making images. Usually they are made from porcelain and molded. They create the image by varying the thickness of a translucent material. When back lit the thicker area appears darker and the thiner lighter. There a several way to create models for 3D printing lit...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:56:45 PDT
How to Spray Paint 3D Models http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Spray-Paint-3D-Models/
How to Spray Paint 3D Models - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/PWZM/IDLI0KM4/F5ZPWZMIDLI0KM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/PWZM/IDLI0KM4/F5ZPWZMIDLI0KM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/PWZM/IDLI0KM4/F5ZPWZMIDLI0KM4.SMALL.jpg fictiv Painting your 3D models has always been an elusive subject. What kind of paint do you use? Will it stick to the 3D printed material? How will the quality look? These are just some of the questions floating around the heads of many designers and engineers.Over years of trial and error, one method we’...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:12:53 PDT
BOOMcast - 3D-printable IoT cast http://www.instructables.com/id/BOOMcast-3D-printable-IoT-cast/
BOOMcast - 3D-printable IoT cast - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/NXDG/IDK2LT07/FU1NXDGIDK2LT07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/NXDG/IDK2LT07/FU1NXDGIDK2LT07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/NXDG/IDK2LT07/FU1NXDGIDK2LT07.SMALL.jpg carloquinonez The BOOMcast is a homegrown work project. It's inspired by an earlier project, HASHcast, a 3d-printed printed cast with a fun social twist. Back during May, one of our friends, Mike North, broke his fibula and had to wear a cast. Mike travels a lot and since the change in cabin pressure during fligh...
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:06:25 PDT
3D Printing with 3DSystems Projet 660 (Advice and Tips) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-with-3DSystems-Projet-660-Advice-and-T/
3D Printing with 3DSystems Projet 660 (Advice and Tips) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/EH88/IDK2L77T/FNEEH88IDK2L77T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/EH88/IDK2L77T/FNEEH88IDK2L77T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/EH88/IDK2L77T/FNEEH88IDK2L77T.SMALL.jpg nicktyrer I originally intended to make this guide for other architects in my office who intend to use the 3d printer. I decided to make it public on instructables, so that its available to anybody who could benefit from the advice. I think due to the size and cost of the machine I have found very little disc...
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:41:33 PDT
LED Finger Lights and 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Finger-Lights-and-3D-printing/
LED Finger Lights and 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/0JMY/IDIN5NDB/F4Y0JMYIDIN5NDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/0JMY/IDIN5NDB/F4Y0JMYIDIN5NDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/0JMY/IDIN5NDB/F4Y0JMYIDIN5NDB.SMALL.jpg John Hildebrand I have several of these LED finger lights left over from a birthday party. I wanted to use my 3D printer to make some neat stuff that would utilize these lights. Use A CAD program to make a Design You can use any CAD program that you are familiar with. I used open SCAD to model these parts. The...
By: John Hildebrand

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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:22:33 PDT
Cross Tenon Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Tenon-Coat-Rack/
Cross Tenon Coat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/7D2Q/IDFW8JWB/FBU7D2QIDFW8JWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/7D2Q/IDFW8JWB/FBU7D2QIDFW8JWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/7D2Q/IDFW8JWB/FBU7D2QIDFW8JWB.SMALL.jpg shurly This project explores the possibilities presented by 3d printing to advance traditional joinery techniques beyond what is possible to do in wood alone. Design Like other 3d-printed/mixed media projects I've done before, the design builds all the complexity into the 3d-printed pieces and lets the ...
By: shurly

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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:11:03 PDT
+ Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/-Shelf/
+ Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/KWNQ/IDFW85FB/FMBKWNQIDFW85FB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/KWNQ/IDFW85FB/FMBKWNQIDFW85FB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/KWNQ/IDFW85FB/FMBKWNQIDFW85FB.SMALL.jpg shurly This project is a prototype for a modular shelving system that uses simple boxes and connectors to create infinite sizes and configurations.The primary goal was to design a system that anyone could adapt to suit their own space and stuff. The secondary goal was to test whether minimal 3d-printed joi...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 10:46:31 PDT
Glowing Space Invader Shoe Lace Accessory http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Space-Invader-Shoe-Lace-Accessory/
Glowing Space Invader Shoe Lace Accessory - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/4J7D/IDFW7BE4/FBJ4J7DIDFW7BE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/4J7D/IDFW7BE4/FBJ4J7DIDFW7BE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/4J7D/IDFW7BE4/FBJ4J7DIDFW7BE4.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Here is a great way to add bling to you shoes !! to impress your friends and family at a late evening summer party. 3D print the files attached in the steps below, and add RGB LEDs and coin cell batteries to make the Space Invader Shoe Lace accessory glow..Now if you don't have LEDs and batteries h...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:32:33 PDT
How to Color by Number with Your 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Color-by-Number-with-Your-3D-Printer/
How to Color by Number with Your 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/JU2N/IDCXH2NU/FBYJU2NIDCXH2NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/JU2N/IDCXH2NU/FBYJU2NIDCXH2NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/JU2N/IDCXH2NU/FBYJU2NIDCXH2NU.SMALL.jpg KurtH3 You can "color by number" with your single head FDM 3D printer to make colorful projects that will leave people wondering how much you've spent on a full color 3D printer. Get a Filament Sample Pack Unless you're a fab shop that has spools and spools of filament laying around. You don't want to ...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 20:02:37 PDT
GearBot: A Dual Speed, Gear Driven Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/GearBot-A-Dual-Speed-Gear-Driven-Bot/
GearBot: A Dual Speed, Gear Driven Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/VEIU/IDC6MTWV/FYBVEIUIDC6MTWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/VEIU/IDC6MTWV/FYBVEIUIDC6MTWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/VEIU/IDC6MTWV/FYBVEIUIDC6MTWV.SMALL.jpg printeraction The GearBot is a simple, single actuator 3D printed toy with a transmission entirely made up of gear mechanisms. This bot includes a working clutch mechanism, along with some other basic types of gears. If you are interested in gear mechanisms, I would suggest checking out this Basic Gear Mechanisms...
By: printeraction

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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 15:54:49 PDT
Pixar Decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixar-Decals/
Pixar Decals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/XKKF/IDBHYLPU/FNDXKKFIDBHYLPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/XKKF/IDBHYLPU/FNDXKKFIDBHYLPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/XKKF/IDBHYLPU/FNDXKKFIDBHYLPU.SMALL.jpg Porda In order to better decorate my newly named Embers, Luxo and Riley I whipped up a few sticker patterns to place on the front panel.I used the VersaCAMM to cut my outlines, but you can also print on sticker paper and cut with scissors or Xacto. Using Inkscape to create a decal To create the Riley o...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:27:55 PDT
Air powered spinning top http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-powered-spinning-top/
Air powered spinning top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/Z74D/IDBHWWLM/F0BZ74DIDBHWWLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/Z74D/IDBHWWLM/F0BZ74DIDBHWWLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/Z74D/IDBHWWLM/F0BZ74DIDBHWWLM.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m I am currently reading a lot about the work of Victor Schauberger and needed a way to test different turbine designs.As a result I came up with the idea to "mis-use" them as a toy.The Air Powered Spinning Top was born.Ever wanted a toy that is just totally different?How about a spinning top that you...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 05:11:23 PDT
Post-Processing 3D Printed Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Post-Processing-3D-Printed-Objects/
Post-Processing 3D Printed Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/QRMM/IDA2KHZH/F5HQRMMIDA2KHZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/QRMM/IDA2KHZH/F5HQRMMIDA2KHZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/QRMM/IDA2KHZH/F5HQRMMIDA2KHZH.SMALL.jpg tikul ' How to turn the ordinary FDM 3D prints into ' works of art ' : )Hi. We are Pussykrew, an interdisciplinary duo, creating multimedia installations, 3D imagery, videos and 3D printed sculptures. Last year we decided to transform our digital creations into physical forms. For us 3D printing was the m...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 19:46:02 PDT
PulleyBot: A Pulley Driven Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/PulleyBot-An-Pulley-Driven-Robot/
PulleyBot: A Pulley Driven Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/YSKV/ID99DBI5/F5SYSKVID99DBI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/YSKV/ID99DBI5/F5SYSKVID99DBI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/YSKV/ID99DBI5/F5SYSKVID99DBI5.SMALL.jpg printeraction The PulleyBot is a simple, single actuator 3D printed toy with a transmission entirely made up of pulley systems. This instructable is a tutorial on how to assemble the PulleyBot, but if you are interested in pulley, cable, and chain mechanisms, then I would suggest checking out this Pulley Mechanis...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 17:13:49 PDT
Cheaper 3D Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheaper-3D-Prints/
Cheaper 3D Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/GDU2/ID99EXGV/FLFGDU2ID99EXGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/GDU2/ID99EXGV/FLFGDU2ID99EXGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/GDU2/ID99EXGV/FLFGDU2ID99EXGV.SMALL.jpg markk7 Have you ever uploaded a 3D design and been shocked at the high cost of production? Well I just spent the last few months getting one rude shock after another from various printing services. But I learned a few things the hard way during the process. Getting your prints manufactured in laser-sintere...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 15:13:38 PDT
Joule Thief IR Burning Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-IR-Burning-Laser/
Joule Thief IR Burning Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/X83K/ID7UX483/FO8X83KID7UX483.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/X83K/ID7UX483/FO8X83KID7UX483.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/X83K/ID7UX483/FO8X83KID7UX483.SMALL.jpg Samiran Enjoy But Take Care of your EYESPlease Go through http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laser_safety before reading and come to any determination about the topic. The simple circuit diagram of Joule thief. You may find this diagram every where throughout internet.The working principal is also as same as e...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 10:59:15 PDT
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Rubber-Bands/
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SMALL.jpg icecats Often when working on projects, I am forced to use a close match of a part instead of the right sized part for the job. The beautiful thing about 3D printing is the ability to customize an object to exactly how you need it. With some basic 3D modeling skills, you can create a part to your desired sp...
By: icecats

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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 12:15:52 PDT
Gravity Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-Bar/
Gravity Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/HA22/ID5S8XV4/FWBHA22ID5S8XV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/HA22/ID5S8XV4/FWBHA22ID5S8XV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/HA22/ID5S8XV4/FWBHA22ID5S8XV4.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker This movement takes about 4 minutes--scroll along to see the results.This is a simple test rig (mostly 3d printed) based on a design by John Walker http://www.fourmilab.ch/gravitation/foobar/ Gravity is a weak attraction between two objects (beyond that, things get pretty speculative). This "g...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 14:43:00 PDT
Fixing Warped Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Warped-Prints/
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 12:19:01 PDT