Introduction: 3D Printed Straw Connectors V5
As a follow up to my original post about a 3D printed straw construction set, I've made a new shape of connector. This new connector joins six straws in a vertex so that each straw is 60 degrees from the two adjacent to it. This way you can build geodesic spheres and other 3 dimensional shapes. I printed this connector with an epilog printer (the grand prize in the Make it Real Challenge!)
I've attached the AutoCAD and stl files below.
Participated in the
Make It Real Challenge