Creating Hammond’s Wrecking Ball Mech from Overwatch

And so, one of the latest additions to the Overwatch character roster came in the form of a brilliant, cute little hamster named Hammond who pilots a lean, mean Wrecking Ball mech! Such an awesome character and design definitely deserves to be made into a 3d printable model and brought …

Designing and 3D Printing a Starter Replacing Attachment

Had to change the starter of the fluorescent light in our stairway recently as it would no longer turn on. Unfortunately, due to the placement of the light over the stairs, it is almost 2 metres up and made it a pretty dicey proposition (even with a ladder). Not wanting …

Making of Fart Boy – From Resin 3d print to Resin Toy

This is a quick look at the step-by-step in the making of one of our resin toy designs – Fart Boy:   Being a digitally 3d modeled piece, a complete version of Fart Boy is printed to check out how the proportions and sizing works. All the little structs of …

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3D Printable IKEA Tertial Lamp Swivel Clamp

This is an idea inspired from our constant need to swivel our IKEA Tertial Lamps around to reach different areas of our workspace. The Problem The problem arose from the fact that the lamp base was designed to hold the lamp in a stationary position and was ill-suited to swivel …

Making a Handled Resin Vat Comb

Final Resin Comb with Handle

One of the joys (or chores depending on how you look at it) of owning a resin 3d printer is the constant need to clean out the resin vat and keep it free of print-killing debris. To this end, it is useful to have some sort of combing tool which …

Combining Meshes in Fusion360

This quick trick came up with some research into how Autodesk’s Fusion360 can be used to not only do Mesh-Mesh combintations, but also (in a somewhat roundabout way), do a Body-Mesh combination. This strange approach came up through some discussion with few teachers in a workshop lately. The Setup So …