Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - featured https://www.instructables.com Mon, 23 Sep 2019 02:41:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 Airbus - Habitat on the Moon https://www.instructables.com/id/Airbus-Habitat-on-the-Moon/
Airbus - Habitat on the Moon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/GM84/JE94GJ34/FN9GM84JE94GJ34.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/GM84/JE94GJ34/FN9GM84JE94GJ34.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/GM84/JE94GJ34/FN9GM84JE94GJ34.SMALL.jpg Airbus Foundation The following a single lesson in a larger series of Airbus - Discovery Space - Living on the moon tutorialsProject Overview: Imagine being able to travel into space. Training for months to blast off into outer space and visit the international space station or walk on the moon. Imagine living and wo...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 09:29:39 PST
Teacher Professional Development: Design Thinking for Schools https://www.instructables.com/id/Teacher-Professional-Development-Design-Thinking/
Teacher Professional Development: Design Thinking for Schools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/3EKJ/JVCNJIBJ/FBW3EKJJVCNJIBJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/3EKJ/JVCNJIBJ/FBW3EKJJVCNJIBJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/3EKJ/JVCNJIBJ/FBW3EKJJVCNJIBJ.SMALL.jpg Tinkercad for Education This has been written by Autodesk Tinkercad as a resource to support school leaders, teacher leaders, and other teacher trainers in facilitating professional development for K12 educators.Skills taught: Describe the design thinking process and explain how it relates to what you know about teachin...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2019 13:34:15 PDT
Author Spotlight: Nikus https://www.instructables.com/id/Author-Spotlight-Nikus/
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Wed, 1 May 2019 08:16:31 PDT
TP Tube Marble Run https://www.instructables.com/id/TP-Tube-Marble-Run/
TP Tube Marble Run - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/0AHD/JV2R3WTR/F4O0AHDJV2R3WTR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/0AHD/JV2R3WTR/F4O0AHDJV2R3WTR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/0AHD/JV2R3WTR/F4O0AHDJV2R3WTR.SMALL.jpg JonathonT This simple Marble Run is made using everyday trash (2 toilet paper tubes) and 3D printed connectors. That's it!! Since my kids randomly collect TP tubes (for crafts and art) and I've wanted to try 3D printing something that connects or interacts with everyday objects around the house, this was the...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2019 17:21:53 PDT
Fiber Optic Wedding Dress https://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Wedding-Dress/
Fiber Optic Wedding Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/QGZC/JTON7H3D/F0IQGZCJTON7H3D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/QGZC/JTON7H3D/F0IQGZCJTON7H3D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/QGZC/JTON7H3D/F0IQGZCJTON7H3D.SMALL.jpg DrWan This wedding dress was enhanced by fiber optic lighting elements and 3D printing for decorative and utilitarian purposes. This instructable will provide you with the different steps to making this dress yourself. I knew the actual dress would look a bit different, but for $86 it was not too bad a...
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Tue, 7 Aug 2018 09:53:46 PDT
3D Printed Vacuum Cleaner for a CNC Machine https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Vacuum-Cleaner-for-a-CNC-Machine/
3D Printed Vacuum Cleaner for a CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/84K5/JUMXPFBR/FYF84K5JUMXPFBR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/84K5/JUMXPFBR/FYF84K5JUMXPFBR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/84K5/JUMXPFBR/FYF84K5JUMXPFBR.SMALL.jpg Nikus As I started to use my Dremel CNC more often I noticed that after milling wood and MDF there is a lot of thin dust everywhere around. I also faced a problem with aluminum chips that got stuck in a lead screw, so I added a cover for the lead screws but I knew that the best solution would be attaching...
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Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:21:06 PDT
3D Printer the C3Dt/bd (Big Delta) https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-the-C3Dtbd-Big-Delta/
3D Printer the C3Dt/bd (Big Delta) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/NT4E/JUINJ854/FD4NT4EJUINJ854.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/NT4E/JUINJ854/FD4NT4EJUINJ854.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/NT4E/JUINJ854/FD4NT4EJUINJ854.SMALL.jpg Core3D The C3Dt/bd is my latest 3D printer design and has been turning heads at various Maker Faires and most notably at the MidWest RepRap Festival 2019. It is large and and it is accurate and most importantly, most of it's parts are off the shelf. Following are some of the features of the C3Dt/bd: Bu...
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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 08:15:17 PDT
Cyborg Beast Hand https://www.instructables.com/id/Cyborg-Beast-Hand/
Cyborg Beast Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MQH2/JUINCYJW/FKTMQH2JUINCYJW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MQH2/JUINCYJW/FKTMQH2JUINCYJW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MQH2/JUINCYJW/FKTMQH2JUINCYJW.SMALL.jpg yeijilee123 Ever want to lend a helping hand to people who need them? The Cyborg Beast Hand is a 3D printed prosthetic hand from the non-proft organization e-NABLE. Designed by Jorge Zuniga, users push against the prosthetic with their wrists to make the fingers bend. e-NABLE also offers many different models o...
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Tue, 16 Apr 2019 15:11:16 PDT
3D Printed Camshaft Text Display Using Evive(Arduino Embedded Platform) https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Camshaft-Text-Display-Using-EviveArduin/
3D Printed Camshaft Text Display Using Evive(Arduino Embedded Platform) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/IAY2/JUINC94O/FIGIAY2JUINC94O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/IAY2/JUINC94O/FIGIAY2JUINC94O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/IAY2/JUINC94O/FIGIAY2JUINC94O.SMALL.jpg theSTEMpedia DIY gifts are the perfect way to show someone how much you love them and how much special they are for you. And today, we have the perfect thing for you: the DIY camshaft home decor with animated text display. Why? First off, it's DIY from start till end, it's fun to make, it's animated, and you can...
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Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:23:45 PDT
Murphy the Library Cat (with Secret Book Box) Assembly Instructions https://www.instructables.com/id/Murphy-the-Library-Cat-with-Secret-Book-Box-Assemb/
Murphy the Library Cat (with Secret Book Box) Assembly Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/YQKE/JUELX7LC/FDTYQKEJUELX7LC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/YQKE/JUELX7LC/FDTYQKEJUELX7LC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/YQKE/JUELX7LC/FDTYQKEJUELX7LC.SMALL.jpg Loubie3D Murphy the Library Cat is a derivative of my original 3D printed cat model "Shrodinky: British Shorthair in a box":Instructables Schrodinky docsUnlike the Schrodinky models, Murphy is not a money box. Instead, he sits on a book which happens to be a secret box: it's lid held in place by magnets. ...
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Sat, 13 Apr 2019 13:34:52 PDT
Wormbert, the 3D-printed, Magnetic Jointed Snake https://www.instructables.com/id/Wormbert-the-3D-printed-Magnetic-Jointed-Snake/
Wormbert, the 3D-printed, Magnetic Jointed Snake - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/UWL3/JQWT0BAX/F6LUWL3JQWT0BAX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/UWL3/JQWT0BAX/F6LUWL3JQWT0BAX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/UWL3/JQWT0BAX/F6LUWL3JQWT0BAX.SMALL.jpg Snoofers Wormbert is a snake consisting of segments, which contain neodymium magnets and are interspersed with carbon-steel balls. The magnets I used, and for which the .stl files are sized, were 10mm x 3mm with 2.5kg of pull each, and the balls were 6mm in diameter.I'd recommend using ABS or a similar mater...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:49:25 PST
Watch From Metro - Last Light https://www.instructables.com/id/Metro-Last-Light-Watch/
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Mon, 1 Apr 2019 20:23:05 PDT
An (almost) Entirely 3D Printed Speaker https://www.instructables.com/id/An-Entirely-3D-Printed-Speaker/
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Tue, 2 Apr 2019 13:47:43 PDT
SKARSTA - Motorized Table https://www.instructables.com/id/SKARSTA-Motorized-Table/
SKARSTA - Motorized Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H440/JU8N4YQ0/FSRH440JU8N4YQ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H440/JU8N4YQ0/FSRH440JU8N4YQ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/H440/JU8N4YQ0/FSRH440JU8N4YQ0.SMALL.jpg aenniw Quite some time ago, I have bought one of Skarsta tables. As its electric alternative Bekant seemed to me overpriced and it doesn't have many preset_values for custom positions. Design of the case and its mechanical parts (mainly motor and encoder) was updated multiple times during this time. First ...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2019 15:53:17 PDT
3D Printed Zoetrope https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Zoetrope/
3D Printed Zoetrope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/GUV7/JU6SXQTX/FGTGUV7JU6SXQTX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/GUV7/JU6SXQTX/FGTGUV7JU6SXQTX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/GUV7/JU6SXQTX/FGTGUV7JU6SXQTX.SMALL.jpg corasadler A zoetrope is an animation device that predates the use of film. It creates the illusion of motion by placing a series of images or objects in a circle and looking at the objects through slits as the device spins. For this project, we 3D printed ice cream cones that fall over, melt, and then return ...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2019 09:57:44 PDT
Customizable 3D Printed Name Rings https://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-3D-Printed-Name-Rings/
Customizable 3D Printed Name Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/DIUS/JU31VKXI/F07DIUSJU31VKXI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/DIUS/JU31VKXI/F07DIUSJU31VKXI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F07/DIUS/JU31VKXI/F07DIUSJU31VKXI.SMALL.jpg Jdashy This is a tutorial on how to design a 3D printable ring with a message inscribed into it. The total process takes about 1-2 hours including print time and only uses 5 cents of plastic, (assuming $20 per kg of filament.) A computer to design the model in TinkerCAD and to slice the model for the 3D ...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2019 11:33:18 PDT
IKEA SEKOND Pendant Moon Lamp https://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-SEKOND-Pendant-Moon-Lamp/
IKEA SEKOND Pendant Moon Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/VHEU/JU31V55V/FGAVHEUJU31V55V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/VHEU/JU31V55V/FGAVHEUJU31V55V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/VHEU/JU31V55V/FGAVHEUJU31V55V.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 This instructables show how to use IKEA SEKOND Cord Set to make a 8 Inches Pendant Moon Lamp. IKEA SEKOND Cord SetAny color variation is ok:White textile: https://www.ikea.com/hk/en/catalog/products/603863...Red textile: https://www.ikea.com/hk/en/catalog/products/50386...E27 Light BulbIKEA SEKON...
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Sat, 6 Apr 2019 03:46:07 PDT
3D Print Smoothing - Polymer Clay https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Smoothing-Polymer-Clay/
3D Print Smoothing - Polymer Clay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/V2VC/JTYNH93O/FIMV2VCJTYNH93O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/V2VC/JTYNH93O/FIMV2VCJTYNH93O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/V2VC/JTYNH93O/FIMV2VCJTYNH93O.SMALL.jpg Bethany Weeks Fused-Filament Fabrication (FFF) or Fused-Deposition Modeling (FDM) -"3D Printing"- create amazing parts, but generally with visible layers. There are two main methods for smoothing those layers to obtain an injection-molded plastic look: chemical-smoothing or sanding. Chemical-smoothing is danger...
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Wed, 3 Apr 2019 13:13:42 PDT
Automaton Origami https://www.instructables.com/id/Automaton-Origami/
Automaton Origami - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/CKNK/JTYNC3J9/FQ0CKNKJTYNC3J9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/CKNK/JTYNC3J9/FQ0CKNKJTYNC3J9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/CKNK/JTYNC3J9/FQ0CKNKJTYNC3J9.SMALL.jpg rpreston01 This instructable is for the making of a moving origami kinetic sculpture/machine. This will also show you the basics of how to use servo motors with an arduino type micro-controller. I have been wanting to figure out how to use motors with the arduino for a while since they are one of the main ways...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2019 21:22:29 PDT
3D Printer Insulator Replacement Monoprice Select Mini https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Insulator-Replacement-Monoprice-Select-/
3D Printer Insulator Replacement Monoprice Select Mini - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GXBS/JTYNB8HN/FLUGXBSJTYNB8HN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GXBS/JTYNB8HN/FLUGXBSJTYNB8HN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GXBS/JTYNB8HN/FLUGXBSJTYNB8HN.SMALL.jpg Great Lakes Makes A little while ago, I had a print fail. The extruder dragged a pile of molten plastic around and tore the insulator around the hotend of my printer. After suffering through a few prints, it was time to repair it. This is how I replaced the insulator on my Monoprice Select Mini 3D printer. The firs...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2019 19:22:53 PDT
Photogrammetry HID Tool https://www.instructables.com/id/Photogrammetry-HID-Tool/
Photogrammetry HID Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/NO0U/JTYNA2A0/FI7NO0UJTYNA2A0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/NO0U/JTYNA2A0/FI7NO0UJTYNA2A0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/NO0U/JTYNA2A0/FI7NO0UJTYNA2A0.SMALL.jpg Texas_Mike Update 5/2/19 - I’ve uploaded the initial application Screen Captures, from Recap, using the turntable tool. The added info is displayed in a new step added to the end of this Instructable.This Instructable / Design Concept, is meant to assist the translation between 2D images and 3D modeling algori...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2019 21:11:26 PDT
Balloon Cars https://www.instructables.com/id/Balloon-Cars/
Balloon Cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/YKL0/JTYN52XN/FEDYKL0JTYN52XN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/YKL0/JTYN52XN/FEDYKL0JTYN52XN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/YKL0/JTYN52XN/FEDYKL0JTYN52XN.SMALL.jpg EdgertonCenter CREATOR(S): Anya Timchenko, Diane BrancazioBalloon Cars Grades K-8, Engineering, ScienceLesson OverviewIn this activity, students design and build a balloon-powered car for play or to compete in a performance challenge. The car design includes a custom 3D printed base, inexpensive toy wheels, and c...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2019 12:09:20 PDT
Diving Mask With Custom Add-on Lenses (V2.0) made using Photogrammetry https://www.instructables.com/id/Diving-Mask-With-Custom-Add-on-Lenses-V20-Made-Usi/
Diving Mask With Custom Add-on Lenses (V2.0) made using Photogrammetry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/5QL4/JTWS9723/FRK5QL4JTWS9723.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/5QL4/JTWS9723/FRK5QL4JTWS9723.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/5QL4/JTWS9723/FRK5QL4JTWS9723.SMALL.jpg Filio Schiavina After having used my custom-made diving mask frame with the add-on lenses, I started finding that there was room for further improvements. These added features would facilitate the construction and make the overall use of the add-on lens frame more convenient to use while diving.Thankfully, in rece...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2019 09:01:57 PDT
Green Core XY : a 3D Printer With Recycled Components. https://www.instructables.com/id/Green-Core-XY-a-3D-Printer-With-Recycled-Component/
Green Core XY : a 3D Printer With Recycled Components. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/IXGR/JTYN8L8S/F71IXGRJTYN8L8S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/IXGR/JTYN8L8S/F71IXGRJTYN8L8S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/IXGR/JTYN8L8S/F71IXGRJTYN8L8S.SMALL.jpg RémyFr Hello, i am happy to present you my first instructable.First, i am sorry if my English is bad, i learned English at school 15 years ago. I try my best. I used a lot of tutorials and forums for having solutions or ideas but i never contribute. That is why i am happy to start my contribution with y...
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Sun, 31 Mar 2019 15:23:01 PDT
3D Printed Articulating Lamp - REMIXED https://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-LED-Lamp-REMIXED/
3D Printed Articulating Lamp - REMIXED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/7M48/JTWSE11D/F777M48JTWSE11D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/7M48/JTWSE11D/F777M48JTWSE11D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/7M48/JTWSE11D/F777M48JTWSE11D.SMALL.jpg IgorF2 Featured design on Thingiverse.com!I started working with 3D printing in 2017, the year I got my first printer and started to venture into 3D modeling and printing. At the time I spent more and more time in the improvised laboratory in a bedroom, doing different experiments with 3D printing and elec...
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Sun, 31 Mar 2019 14:44:00 PDT
Dancing Ballerina - Light, Music, Action https://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-Ballerina-Light-Music-Action/
Dancing Ballerina - Light, Music, Action - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/HNBR/JTWS60SI/FH3HNBRJTWS60SI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/HNBR/JTWS60SI/FH3HNBRJTWS60SI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/HNBR/JTWS60SI/FH3HNBRJTWS60SI.SMALL.jpg abasel This dancing ballerina was created for my granddaughter.The idea was so create a ballerina that rotated slowly while an RGB LED ring flashed and a waltz was played.I wish to thank Maitan for his Ballet Dancer which I modified ever so slightly for this project.The video animation attached gives an id...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2019 03:13:03 PDT
Candy Casts https://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Casts/
Candy Casts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/1NH0/JTT5K7OI/FP31NH0JTT5K7OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/1NH0/JTT5K7OI/FP31NH0JTT5K7OI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/1NH0/JTT5K7OI/FP31NH0JTT5K7OI.SMALL.jpg EdgertonCenter CREATOR(S): Leilani Roser, Diane Brancazio, Josh Verdejo, MIT Edgerton CenterMath, Social Studies, English, Science, Grades 3 - 12 Lesson Overview In this activity, students will learn the manufacturing process of casting and molding as well as 3D design. Students use Tinkercad to design and create ...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2019 08:50:17 PDT
3D Printer Bed Leveling Assistance Tool https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Bed-Leveling-Assistance-Tool/
3D Printer Bed Leveling Assistance Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/SF3M/JTT5IVJO/F77SF3MJTT5IVJO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/SF3M/JTT5IVJO/F77SF3MJTT5IVJO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/SF3M/JTT5IVJO/F77SF3MJTT5IVJO.SMALL.jpg gibetto Hello everyone and welcome to my fifth instructable!A correctly leveled 3D printer bed is essential to ensure successful and accurate prints.There are two main ways to get a well calibrated print plate: auto-level systems or manual leveling.My printer does not have an implemented auto-level and, for...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2019 04:04:18 PDT
How I Designed a 3D Printed Windup Car Using Autodesk Fusion 360. https://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Designed-a-3D-Printed-Windup-Car-Using-Autod/
How I Designed a 3D Printed Windup Car Using Autodesk Fusion 360. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MKAH/JTT5IQDN/FWPMKAHJTT5IQDN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MKAH/JTT5IQDN/FWPMKAHJTT5IQDN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MKAH/JTT5IQDN/FWPMKAHJTT5IQDN.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt I've designed, 3D printed, assembled, tested and published quite a few PLA spring motor floating pinion cars and demonstrators over the last few years, so why would I design, print, assemble, test and publish yet another one?Well, "How I Designed a 3D Printed Windup Car Using Autodesk Fusion 360" in...
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Thu, 28 Mar 2019 23:43:09 PDT
Mostly 3D Printed Rotary Switch https://www.instructables.com/id/Mostly-3D-Printed-Rotary-Switch/
Mostly 3D Printed Rotary Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/UBJT/JTONA5PI/F3WUBJTJTONA5PI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/UBJT/JTONA5PI/F3WUBJTJTONA5PI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/UBJT/JTONA5PI/F3WUBJTJTONA5PI.SMALL.jpg megardi I am currently working on a replica of the Minivac 601, an electro-mechanical computer from 1961 (see the Wikipedia entry for details). For this project I require a rotary switch with the following characteristics: 1P16T Continuous Rotation Non-Shorting Panel Mount MotorizedThis last requireme...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2019 19:28:09 PDT
The Thinnest & Narrowest Portable Nes? https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Thinnest-Narrowest-Portable-Nes/
The Thinnest & Narrowest Portable Nes? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/E4UH/JTT5GXOR/FJVE4UHJTT5GXOR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/E4UH/JTT5GXOR/FJVE4UHJTT5GXOR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/E4UH/JTT5GXOR/FJVE4UHJTT5GXOR.SMALL.jpg M-Parks This is a 3d printed NES portable built using an NES on a chip retrobit NES. It is 129*40*200mm. it has 8 hours battery life, digital volume control and stylish(maybe) green case. It is not emulated, it is hardware run off an original cartridge so you can still play your original cartridges or test ...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2019 14:22:29 PDT
Mjolnir Baby Rattle https://www.instructables.com/id/Mjolnir-Baby-Rattle/
Mjolnir Baby Rattle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/4NDU/JTON19QS/F7P4NDUJTON19QS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/4NDU/JTON19QS/F7P4NDUJTON19QS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/4NDU/JTON19QS/F7P4NDUJTON19QS.SMALL.jpg velokenneth At the end of last year I saw a Thor Mjolnir Rattle popup by IJustLikeMakingThings. Having just had a baby boy I knew I wanted to make one of these on my 3D printer. To design this I used Solidworks and built it full scale using reference material from the internet. I plan on printing a full scale v...
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Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:32:09 PDT
3D Printed Electric Motor https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electric-Motor/
3D Printed Electric Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/9DNH/JTIYMTZK/F9S9DNHJTIYMTZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/9DNH/JTIYMTZK/F9S9DNHJTIYMTZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/9DNH/JTIYMTZK/F9S9DNHJTIYMTZK.SMALL.jpg Mattosx A 3D printed electric motor with a built in AA battery holder. The last step has the necessary .STL files.Materials needed:14 gauge wire (or large paper clip)3x12mm neoydynium magnet2-3 feet of enameled magnet wireAA BatteryM3 Bolts An electric motor has two primary parts: A permanent magnet and a...
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Sat, 23 Mar 2019 11:57:20 PDT
3D Printed Projector | Geneva Drive https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Projector-Geneva-Drive/
3D Printed Projector | Geneva Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/KHQU/JTIYKYN8/FEJKHQUJTIYKYN8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/KHQU/JTIYKYN8/FEJKHQUJTIYKYN8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/KHQU/JTIYKYN8/FEJKHQUJTIYKYN8.SMALL.jpg 3DSage Watch the video too and subscribe to 3DSage for more fun videos! Thank you.Link to the Makers Muse project I remixed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Le-PVXUCl0MI saw a video about the Geneva Drive by Makers Muse on youtube and on Instructables but it was only used as a demonstration. The Geneva Dri...
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Sat, 23 Mar 2019 12:30:20 PDT
Autodesk Workshop Guide: Ultimaker S5 3D Printer https://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-Workshop-Guide-Ultimaker-S5-3D-Printer/
Autodesk Workshop Guide: Ultimaker S5 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TG49/JU31QPMA/FX5TG49JU31QPMA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TG49/JU31QPMA/FX5TG49JU31QPMA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TG49/JU31QPMA/FX5TG49JU31QPMA.SMALL.jpg GabrielleGera This Instructable is for Workshop Users at the Autodesk Technology Center in San FranciscoThis Instructable explains how to use the Ultimaker S5 3D Printer. The Ultimaker is a fused deposition modeling(FDM) printer that extrudes filaments of thermoplastic material to print your model, layer by layer...
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Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:49:20 PDT
Easily 3Dprint 2k 4k Uhd Projector Part 1:the Light Source https://www.instructables.com/id/Easily-3Dprint-2k-4k-Uhd-Projector-Part-1the-Light/
Easily 3Dprint 2k 4k Uhd Projector Part 1:the Light Source - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/9X0R/JTENFEOO/FPI9X0RJTENFEOO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/9X0R/JTENFEOO/FPI9X0RJTENFEOO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/9X0R/JTENFEOO/FPI9X0RJTENFEOO.SMALL.jpg diychen In this DIY project, I will assemble a 2K and 4K resolution projector using 3D printers and commercially available parts. I will provide a 3D print file when I am done. Use 2 point LEDs: xhp70Paste it on the 3D printing bracket with instant glue and sand the back with a sandpaper Each LED needs ...
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Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:19:33 PDT
Designing a Simple 3D Printed Rubber Band Car Using Autodesk Fusion 360 https://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-a-Simple-3D-Printed-Rubber-Band-Car-Usin/
Designing a Simple 3D Printed Rubber Band Car Using Autodesk Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/GB4Y/JTEN288E/FS0GB4YJTEN288E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/GB4Y/JTEN288E/FS0GB4YJTEN288E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/GB4Y/JTEN288E/FS0GB4YJTEN288E.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt "Designing a Simple 3D Printed Rubber Band Car using Autodesk Fusion 360" is an Instructable illustrating how I designed, printed and assembled a simple rubber band powered car for the kids and grandkids. This little "pocket size" car will not win any distance or speed records, but the kids and gra...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:52:14 PDT
Custom Coins and Medallions https://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Coins-and-Medallions/
Custom Coins and Medallions - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/M3LA/JTEMVTY4/F2UM3LAJTEMVTY4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/M3LA/JTEMVTY4/F2UM3LAJTEMVTY4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/M3LA/JTEMVTY4/F2UM3LAJTEMVTY4.SMALL.jpg EdgertonCenter Custom Coins and MedallionsMath, Social Studies, English, Science, Grades 3 - 8 Lesson Overview Students use Tinkercad to design and create original coins, medallions, or other decorative items that depict the important features of a person, place, thing, or concept. Using a few simple design rules...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:23:24 PDT
Rover Design Challenge https://www.instructables.com/id/Rover-Design-Challenge/
Rover Design Challenge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/H57M/JTCSOM8C/FZ2H57MJTCSOM8C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/H57M/JTCSOM8C/FZ2H57MJTCSOM8C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/H57M/JTCSOM8C/FZ2H57MJTCSOM8C.SMALL.jpg EdgertonCenter Rover Design Challenge Grades 4-8, Engineering, Social Studies, Geography, ScienceLesson Overview In this activity, students design and build electric toy Rovers that run on monorail tracks. It can be set up for learning about real geography and cultures, or for a creative experience where students...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:50:44 PDT
Z-light (alpha) https://www.instructables.com/id/Z-light-alpha/
Z-light (alpha) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/24M2/JTIYHS91/FC424M2JTIYHS91.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/24M2/JTIYHS91/FC424M2JTIYHS91.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/24M2/JTIYHS91/FC424M2JTIYHS91.SMALL.jpg SlavoS Hi, night bicycle trails are pretty popular in my country. I thought it would be cool if you have, beside of primary light, light which direction you can control with joystick. As I am a fan of MTB my requirements were: reliability, so you can use it in moderate terrain, low price and simplicity so ...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2019 17:16:59 PDT
Windup Bunny 2 With a PLA Spring Motor and Floating Pinion Drive https://www.instructables.com/id/Windup-Bunny-2/
Windup Bunny 2 With a PLA Spring Motor and Floating Pinion Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/K60U/JT91MO9S/F05K60UJT91MO9S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/K60U/JT91MO9S/F05K60UJT91MO9S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/K60U/JT91MO9S/F05K60UJT91MO9S.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt Windup Bunny 2 is a dual floating pinion all wheel drive update to my original Windup Bunny of years ago. Even though Windup Bunny 2 is larger (1.5 times) and heavier (120 grams versus 64 grams) than the original Windup Bunny, it runs faster and further thanks to its dual floating pinion / rotating...
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Fri, 15 Mar 2019 23:56:44 PDT
Mechanical Cam Toys https://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Cam-Toys/
Mechanical Cam Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/N2PC/JT91OBZY/FDNN2PCJT91OBZY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/N2PC/JT91OBZY/FDNN2PCJT91OBZY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/N2PC/JT91OBZY/FDNN2PCJT91OBZY.SMALL.jpg EdgertonCenter GRADES 6 - 8, Social Studies, Science, EngineeringLesson Overview Cam toys (aka automata) use hand-powered mechanisms to create cyclical motions that animate a scene. Students design and create cam toy machines with moving objects/characters that symbolize abstract concepts and represent dynamic sit...
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Sat, 16 Mar 2019 15:47:23 PDT
Earbud Buddies https://www.instructables.com/id/Earbud-Buddies/
Earbud Buddies - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/AVDP/JT4TVA08/FZGAVDPJT4TVA08.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/AVDP/JT4TVA08/FZGAVDPJT4TVA08.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/AVDP/JT4TVA08/FZGAVDPJT4TVA08.SMALL.jpg EdgertonCenter Technology and Engineering, Grades 3 - 8Lesson Overview In this activity, students practice the Engineering Design Process on a challenge that is relevant to them, while learning 3D modeling on Tinkercad. The Earbud “Buddy” is a fun creation that helps keep an earbud cord from getting tangled when s...
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Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:22:01 PDT
Better Build Plate Adhesion https://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Build-Plate-Adhesion/
Better Build Plate Adhesion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/CK06/JSYZCI88/FKDCK06JSYZCI88.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/CK06/JSYZCI88/FKDCK06JSYZCI88.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/CK06/JSYZCI88/FKDCK06JSYZCI88.SMALL.jpg JindraSykora When 3D printing, build plate adhesion is critically important. If you have a poor build plate adhesion your print usually fails. Therefore it is important to make sure that your prints are stuck to the build plate as well as possible. There are 3 options to improve build plate adhesion in your slic...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2019 11:42:55 PST
Simple Keychain Tool https://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Keychain-Tool/
Simple Keychain Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3FJC/JSYZ7CA2/F6L3FJCJSYZ7CA2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3FJC/JSYZ7CA2/F6L3FJCJSYZ7CA2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/3FJC/JSYZ7CA2/F6L3FJCJSYZ7CA2.SMALL.jpg chienline Just got a 3D printer early this year, Creality Ender 3. It works like a charm out of the box. After one month testing, a friend of mine asking if I could take a printing service job. Well, why not? I am a beginner in 3D modelling, but you can just pick a model from the World Wide Web and I print it...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2019 13:40:40 PST
Minimalist 3D Printed Fume Extractor https://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-3D-Printed-Fume-Extractor/
Minimalist 3D Printed Fume Extractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/B0ZX/JSYZ6F5R/F71B0ZXJSYZ6F5R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/B0ZX/JSYZ6F5R/F71B0ZXJSYZ6F5R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/B0ZX/JSYZ6F5R/F71B0ZXJSYZ6F5R.SMALL.jpg rdmmkr Breathing solder fumes can cause serious health problems, a fume extractor is a cheap and easy way to minimize the inhalation of such fumes.In this instructable I will show you how I designed and built this minimalist mostly 3D printed fume extractor; My goal was to make something functional, aesthe...
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Fri, 8 Mar 2019 15:26:38 PST
EarPods Earplug Case https://www.instructables.com/id/EarPods-Earplug-Case/
EarPods Earplug Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/09ZP/JSUOYAAS/FV609ZPJSUOYAAS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/09ZP/JSUOYAAS/FV609ZPJSUOYAAS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/09ZP/JSUOYAAS/FV609ZPJSUOYAAS.SMALL.jpg EammonL In college, I would constantly sleep over in friends' rooms or find myself in a situation where I need earplugs. I've tried many earplugs, but these seem to be the only ones that work without making my ears sore. Since the earplugs come in a container, I would have to carry them around loosely somew...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2019 21:16:05 PST
3D Printed Telegraph Key & Sounder https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Telegraph-Key-Sounder/
3D Printed Telegraph Key & Sounder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MZDW/JSUOWK5U/FGGMZDWJSUOWK5U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MZDW/JSUOWK5U/FGGMZDWJSUOWK5U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MZDW/JSUOWK5U/FGGMZDWJSUOWK5U.SMALL.jpg Mattosx There are some examples of 3D printed telegraph keys, but never a complete system — until now! This instructable contains all the 3D designs for both the telegraph key and sounder. GoalsThere are some examples of 3D printed telegraph keys, but never a complete system — until now! In this instructa...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2019 15:17:57 PST
YouTube Subscriber Counter - Solderless, 3D Printable, Wall / Monitor Mountable https://www.instructables.com/id/YouTube-Subscriber-Counter-Solderless-3D-Printable/
YouTube Subscriber Counter - Solderless, 3D Printable, Wall / Monitor Mountable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/F1NW/JSPAEWKA/F8DF1NWJSPAEWKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/F1NW/JSPAEWKA/F8DF1NWJSPAEWKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/F1NW/JSPAEWKA/F8DF1NWJSPAEWKA.SMALL.jpg DIY Machines Hello,I've always wanted a YouTube counter for my channel (DIY Machines) but they often cost more than I wanted to pay and required you to get a YouTube API key. So this design is buildable for under £15/$18, does not need an API key and is designed to mount on top of a monitor, stand on the desk or...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2019 03:17:36 PST
3D Printed Decoy TV Remote https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Decoy-Remote/
3D Printed Decoy TV Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/W0A5/JSSUNKKO/FTHW0A5JSSUNKKO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/W0A5/JSSUNKKO/FTHW0A5JSSUNKKO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/W0A5/JSSUNKKO/FTHW0A5JSSUNKKO.SMALL.jpg JonathonT "Baby, stop stealing the remote!"Hmm... doesn't work. Our 18 month old always picks the smallest remote (Amazon Fire TV Stick) from the bin and carries it around. Then she proceeds to lose it in the most random place in the house that will take us a day and a half to find!Ah! Anyone else have this...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2019 21:24:54 PST