3D Printed Brother

Intro: 3D Printed Brother

How I made my brother into a 3d bobble head

Step 1: Step 1: Scan the Body, Face, and Hat

Scan your model using 123d catch (http://www.123dapp.com/catch). 123D Catch is a free app that lets you create 3D scans of virtually any object.

Step 2: Step 2: Upload Your File in Meshmixer

Once you are happy with your scan upload the file in Meshmixer for touch ups and ready to print (http://www.123dapp.com/meshmixer).

We found a really good youtube instruction video to learn Meshmixer:

Step 3: Step 3: 3d Print

3d Print your model and all you need to do now is paint!



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    5 Discussions


    3 years ago on Step 2

    You can open the 123D Catch captures directly within Meshmixer when you click "123D", then login. You then have access to all of your 123D models.


    3 years ago

    That is really, really cool