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Making this my profile pic! [message #61647] Sat, 09 February 2013 01:40 UTC Go to next message
avatar tivnanr  is currently offline tivnanr
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I couldn't be happier with my print.

This is a proof-of-concept model. There are 12 rhombus plates attached by sprues. Once disassembled, these parts can be snapped together to make a variety of structures. Here's the structure that inspired me to design this model.
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The cool thing is that they snap together with c-clips on a pin (think lego hands), which gives the structure a dynamic hinge motion. You can create polyhedra that fold up! I'm using toothpicks as hinge pins in the picture. Let me know what you think.

[Updated on: Sun, 10 February 2013 00:08 UTC]

Re: Making this my profile pic! [message #61695 is a reply to message #61647 ] Sat, 09 February 2013 22:07 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar UniverseBecoming  is currently offline UniverseBecoming
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Love the idea! Great work! Very Happy






It always was. It always was because somethingness cannot spawn from nothingness. And in the was of the past there is the forever of the now. Only now. Only now and nothing new, for anything new would add to the infinite, yet there can only be one infinite. Only one. The universe is only becoming something new in the delusion of our minds. This delusion that makes life worth living in our perceived universe becoming.
Re: Making this my profile pic! [message #61696 is a reply to message #61695 ] Sat, 09 February 2013 22:24 UTC Go to previous message
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UniverseBecoming wrote on Sat, 09 February 2013 22:07

Love the idea! Great work! Very Happy


Thanks UB!

 
   
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