3D Printing Projects

Every Thursday is #3DThursday at Adafruit! Tune in for a new project using 3D printing and DIY electronics. Get inspired to use 3D printing in your projects and find out how to design things using CAD software. Learn to print enclosures, cosplay elements, camera mods, and much much more from Noe Ruiz and Pedro Ruiz.


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Circuit Playground Bluefruit Cauldron

In this project we’re making a bluetooth controlled light up cauldron. This 3d printed cauldron is designed to house Adafruit Circuit Playground Bluefruit. You can change the color of the LEDS with an iPhone using the Bluefruit App for iOS and Android. All of the electronics are secured underneath the cauldron so it’s a nice little portable project. Learn Guide https://learn.adafruit.com/cpx-cauldron Project Video https://youtu.be/57s-rnjlolg Adafruit Circuit Playground Bluefruit https://www...



Mario Cappy with Animated Eyes

Learn Guide: https://learn.adafruit.com/cappy-monster-m4sk In this video we’ll show you how to use Adafruit’s Monster M4sk and attach it to your hat with our 3d printed case. The Adafruit Monster Mask is an all-in-one board that’s designed for beginners looking to add electronics to their projects. With the monster mask you can customize the eyes to match the theme of your character. The board is designed so it can be split apart and joined back together with a cable...



LEGO Head Lamp with Audio

Build a light up LEGO head with Adafruit's Circuit Playround Express! 3D print the parts and make an interactive lamp that plays sound clips from the LEGO movie. It uses the built-in accelerometer to do shake detect to play audio wave files and animate NeoPixels. Learn Guide: https://learn.adafruit.com/lego-head-lamp-with-audio/ Code on Github https://github.com/adafruit/Adafruit_Learning_System_Guides/tree/master/LEGO_Head_CPX_Lamp Adafruit Circuit Playground Express https://www.adafruit...



Fusion 360 Tutorial – Twisty Unicorn Horns!

Howdy folks! I finally came up with a nice workflow for creating twisty unicorn horns in Fusion 360. It's smooth, shelled and fully parametric so it's easy to change up the features. It has a threaded base, so you can easily swap out the bottom cover. Download Fusion 360 Archive https://a360.co/30hQ8F8 Adafruit Prop-Maker Wing https://www.adafruit.com/product/3988 Adafruit 7-NeoPixel Jewel https://www.adafruit.com/product/2226 3D Printing Projects Playlist: https://www.youtube...



Fusion 360 Tutorial – Glasses Frame

In this tutorial we'll take a look at creating a frame for glasses or the Adafruit Monster M4SK. I use the loft featuring to seamlessly blend two surfaces together. The trick is to use tangent profiles! Adafruit Monster M4SK https://www.adafruit.com/product/4343 Monster M4SK Case Learn Guide https://learn.adafruit.com/monster-mask-case/ Project Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkzPHCsK8Jw 3D Printing Projects Playlist: https://www.youtube...


 2019-09-13  21m

Monster M4SK Wearable Case

This is a wearable case for the Adafruit Monster M4SK. The 3D Printed case snap fits together and lets you add a headband so you can wear it. The case has all of electronics so it’s nice and portable little package. The open frame design shows off the silkscreen so you enjoy the lovely artwork. You can wear it as a pair of goggles or work it into your costume projects. They can be worn over your eyes, just be careful as you won’t be able to see very well...


 2019-09-10  2m

Hand Crank Solder Dispenser

Make solder time fun with Adabot and a hand cranked solder caddy! Keep your workspace tidy with this cute 3D printed solder dispenser. The crank is a print-in-place design with hinge and free spinning handle. #3Dprinting #adafruit #adabot #solder #diy Learn Guide Links https://learn.adafruit.com/cranky-adabot-solder-dispenser/ Files Download Links Cults 3D - https://cults3d.com/en/3d-model/gadget/hand-crank-solder-dispenser Thingiverse - https://www.thingiverse...


 2019-08-27  3m

SpaceX Helmet

Guide: https://learn.adafruit.com/spacex-helmet In this project we'll build the iconic SpaceX helmet! This helmet features an articulating top half that allows the wearer to lift the visor up. NeoPixel LEDs illuminate the face with motion activated animations! We can customize motions to change different colors, animations or even play sounds! Visit the Adafruit shop online - http://www.adafruit.com ----------------------------------------- LIVE CHAT IS HERE! http://adafru...


 2019-08-20  3m

Braille Buttons for PyGamer

Hey folks, this week we’re making accessibility buttons for the Adafruit PyGamer. These buttons are 3d printed with the braille alphabet so folks can touch and feel the buttons. We made a full set of these button caps to press fit over the PyGamer switches. They’re are printed flat side down with the stem facing up. All buttons in this kit fit on the bed of the 3D printer and only took a half hour. Adafruit PyGamer https://www.adafruit.com/product/4242 350mAh battery https://www.adafruit...


 2019-08-06  1m

Fusion 360 Tutorial – Snap Fit Circular PCBs

Thought I'd make a tutorial on how to create snap fits for circular PCBs. This method uses the sweep feature to create snaps that follow a path. Tabs with 45 degree snaps secures circular shaped PCBs. Adafruit Circuit Playground Express https://adafruit.com/products/3333 Download Snap FIt Case for Circuit Plyground Express https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3296375/files 3D Printing Projects Playlist: https://www.youtube...


 2019-08-06  17m