3D Printing WAS: RE: Sugru (moldable rubber) for ???

Simon Claessen simski at dds.nl
Tue Jan 27 12:12:04 CST 2015

enter shapeways.com and thingyverse.com

and for modeling I use openscad. you do not draw, you program and add or 
substract cubes, spheres, cylinders, etc. and because it is procedural, 
you can nest and reuse parts of models.

and if you print with ABS, you can polish the result.

On 26-01-15 21:16, Ali wrote:
>> Hey that is a good idea :)   Man these 3d printers are so awesome!
>> Its getting to the point where, one could 3d print anything.
> Yes, 3D printers are very cool especially with this hobby. The problem, at
> least for someone like me, is that I can't design the items that need to be
> printed. For example, the capstan would be about as far as I could go
> assuming I had measurements from a "good one" since it is just a cylinder.
> What would be needed is an easy to use/store/search file format and database
> where people with talent could put in the "parts" you could print at home or
> local store. Of course then you have to worry about copyright infringement.
> -Ali

Met vriendelijke Groet,

Simon Claessen

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