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whys this costing $300+ [message #12442] Mon, 03 May 2010 22:00 UTC Go to next message
avatar TinyTerrain  is currently offline TinyTerrain
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Hi,

I am a complete newb...why is this comming out at $300 + when its just 7.5cm long? What have I done wrong? How do I correct it please?

http://www.shapeways.com/model/116410/house3.html

Cheers, Craig

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Re: whys this costing $300+ [message #12443 is a reply to message #12442 ] Mon, 03 May 2010 22:37 UTC Go to previous message
avatar gibell  is currently offline gibell
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It is solid. A brick 5.6 cm x 7.5 cm x 6.1cm has volume 256.2 cm^3. Since the cost is $1.50 per cm^3, $300 sounds right.

If you hollow it out, should be a lot cheaper.

 
   
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