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3D Printer - Makes Real Usable Items

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by AeroCooper, Jul 7, 2011.

  1. Jul 7, 2011 at 4:29 PM
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    AeroCooper

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    so can we scan angelina jolie? :eek: Then we can print her out sans tatoos! :D
     
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    We had one of those in the CAD lab at my high school... It didn't use powder but you loaded spools of what looked like trimmer line into it and it just slowly melted it down and kinda piled it up to make stuff so we could print out our projects. It wasn't as strong as the stuff in the video but still awesome. It's super slow... that wrench would've taken it about a full night to do. Still cool as shit though.
     
  9. Jul 7, 2011 at 5:35 PM
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  10. Jul 7, 2011 at 5:44 PM
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    Thats f'in amazing! I saw an episode of The Colbert Report that they had a section about that.
     
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    You know, theoretically, one could actually scan and then send their dick in a box. Justin Timberlake would be so proud. :cool:
     
  13. Jul 7, 2011 at 5:55 PM
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    Can I print me some wheels? :D
     
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    i second the group buy haha
     
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    Used to use those at work to create "cheap" mock-ups for fit and function tests. They're pretty cool, but don't expect your "print" to stand up to very much abuse...it's just plastic. I'd love to have one for making forms to wet-mold leather around, that's for sure!
     
  17. Jul 8, 2011 at 5:39 AM
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    Yea those are pretty cool for sure... my CAD software company was trying to sell me one acouple months ago..... not real sure what they figured I would use it for but whatever, cool non the less...
     
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    Our college had one too. It used plastic i think though. Worked just like a regular printer but it just kept layering the stuff. Never saw it in action but saw some of the parts it made.
     
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