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 Topic: What is 230?
What is 230? [message #5791] Tue, 11 August 2009 17:02 UTC
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For all that saw the ad and were wondering http://gm-volt.com/2009/08/08/what-is-230/


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 Topic: 300 million year old spider reconstructed in 3D
300 million year old spider reconstructed in 3D [message #5693] Wed, 05 August 2009 19:42 UTC
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Why someone would be compelled to do this is beyond me, but the process is fascinating.

http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/newsandeventspggrp/imperialcolleg e/newssummary/news_5-8-2009-9-49-44
 Topic: Custom Packaging
Custom Packaging [message #5349] Tue, 21 July 2009 21:03 UTC
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Does anyone know of a company that will create custom printed packaging?

I'm thinking once I get to where I'm putting together pieces for sale I would like to find a company that can print me out packaging in quantities of 1-100 rather than the industry norm of 1200 in a minimum order.

Does anyone know of any? Oh, and I live in the States, so an internet based company would be best.


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 Topic: New material email returned
New material email returned [message #5312] Mon, 20 July 2009 19:33 UTC
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I just tried submitting my new thermal engine to be made in stainless, but it was returned saying that the email was rejected by y'alls server.

Anyways here's the link http://www.shapeways.com/model/40562/thermal_engine.html


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 Topic: DIY Render farm
DIY Render farm [message #5284] Sat, 18 July 2009 01:11 UTC
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Found this really in depth article about creating your very own Render farm.

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/render-farm-node,2340.ht ml

I have pondered this several times myself with Blender, but this really fleshes out the concept.

For those of you not familiar with the term "Render farm", it is using multiple computers to assist 3D and graphical programs in rendering images.
 Topic: Lines of Resolution for models?
Lines of Resolution for models? [message #5156] Tue, 07 July 2009 04:45 UTC
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I've taken quite an interest in Jewelery, and I've been checking around to see how to get the best prints. I've heard that Polyjet plastic/printers can be print 2000 lines per square inch. I'm wondering how detailed Shapeways can do?


 Topic: Submitting objects to be approved for steel
Submitting objects to be approved for steel [message #5054] Sat, 27 June 2009 21:44 UTC
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I was wondering if it would be possible to make some sort of form for submitting our objects that we'd like to see in stainless steel. I understand that you have to check them all manually so emailing them directly works easy enough, but a form similar to uploading a regular model could make it easier still.
I was also wondering about confirmation emails after we submit models to be checked. When we upload a normal model the email we receive both confirms that everything went through alright (or didn't in some cases) and is a way (for me at least) to keep track of what models have been uploaded and approved. Currently I am still wondering if Shapeways received my email about models to be available for stainless and an email response would be useful.
I know with all the recent updates and new materials the Shapeways staff is very busy, but I think these suggestions might streamline this process a bit.
 Topic: 3DPrints from second life sculpts
3DPrints from second life sculpts [message #4958] Wed, 17 June 2009 12:57 UTC
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http://taotakashi.wordpress.com/2006/09/01/another-3d-printi ng-service-about-to-open/

This would make it even more easy then the use of blender.

 Topic: 3D printing on a molecular scale!
3D printing on a molecular scale! [message #3707] Wed, 01 April 2009 20:00 UTC
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check out this video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqyZ9bFl_qg&eurl=http%3A% 2F%2F3d%2Dprint%2Ein%2F2008%2F05%2Fnanofactory%2D3d%2Dprinti ng%2Drelated%2Dnano%2Dtechnologies%2Dare%2Dcoming%2Dforth%2E html&feature=player_embedded

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 Topic: Looking for Blender users for a BlenderNation.com post
Looking for Blender users for a BlenderNation.com post [message #3429] Thu, 19 March 2009 15:56 UTC
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Hi,

next to my work for Shapeways I'm also the editor in chief of the popular Blender newssite BlenderNation.com. For a new article I'd like to interview some Blender users who work with Shapeways - preferably shop owners. The article is scheduled for publication early next week. If you're interested in a BlenderNation appearance, please contact me on bart(at)blendernation(dot)com.

Thanks!

Bart


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 Topic: Need some feedback - journalist
Need some feedback - journalist [message #3081] Mon, 23 February 2009 16:38 UTC
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Hi everybody,
I currently make an article for a french magazine.
To complete it, I'm looking for someone who can give me some feedbacks on Shapeways.
I search a french artist, who sell some products via the website.
I just would like to make a quick interview with this person.
You can contact me at this adress :
emilien.ercolani@linformaticien.fr

Thanks,
 Topic: Shapeways advertised by Tom's Guide France
Shapeways advertised by Tom's Guide France [message #2271] Fri, 19 December 2008 12:23 UTC
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http://www.bestofmicro.com/actualite/26208-objet-3d-shapeway s.html

In french :
L’impression 3D est désormais une réalité que l’on peut toucher du doigt. Sous cette appellation se cache en fait la création d’objet ex nihilo, grâce à une machine qui « sculpte » entièrement un objet.

C’est cette technique la société Shapeways utilise pour fabriquer l’objet que l’on peut concevoir directement sur leur site. Une base d’objet est disponible et par le biais du «Shapeways Creator», libre à soi de moduler l’objet en 3D pour le rendre plus conforme à ses goûts. On pourra également importer directement ses fichiers depuis des logiciels de CAO (Maya, 3DS Max, etc.) pour « imprimer » ses propres objets.

Au final, le prix de la création d’un objet est compris entre 35 et 115 ¤ pour un cadeau bien plus original qu’un cendrier en rotin.

In english:
3D printing is now a reality one can touch with his finger. This designation hides in fact the creation of an object ex nihilo, thanks to a machine that "sculpt" an object entirely.

It's this technic that the society Shapeways uses to build object that you can design directly on their site. An object database is available and using the "Shapeways Creator" anyone is free to model an object in 3D to make it suit one's taste. One can also import directly its files from CAD softwares (Maya, 3DSMax etc) to "print" its own objects.

Finally the price of an object creation ranges from 35 to 115¤ for a gift more original than a rattan ashtray.

Laughing Nice but they might have advertised that for the holiday season for maximum impact.

Ah. Nuts.
 Topic: College for 3D artist
College for 3D artist [message #1676] Wed, 22 October 2008 13:20 UTC
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Hey everyone, just wanted to ask all of you out there that have college training backgrounds in the field of 3d modeling and design if you have an suggestions on where to go.
I plan on going to college for 3d modeling and i am currently looking at Full Sail in florida. Any ideas from those of you out there at where else i should look?
 Topic: Click video demos - kudos to daddymack!
Click video demos - kudos to daddymack! [message #1458] Mon, 29 September 2008 23:08 UTC
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Hi everyone,

I just wanted to post up some video demos showing 'Click' in action. These animations were expertly produced by daddymack of www.mack3d.com and show how cards are stored in and ejected from both the spring-loaded and manual-eject models.

http://www.mack3d.com/shapeways/ManualClickSide.mov
http://www.mack3d.com/shapeways/ManualClickFront.mov
http://www.mack3d.com/shapeways/SpringClickCutaway.mov

For those of you who haven't browsed through the DDW contest yet 'Click' is my submission: a super-compact redesign of the wallet concept that is front-pocket and formal-wear friendly. Please check it out, and if you like it vote for it! The contest ends soon and is running very close. If I were to win, the printing of my models would hugely further the development of 'Click' as far as physical testing, and my end goal is to make 'Click' available to the community here on Shapeways in some shape or form.

Thanks again to daddymack for his pro bono production of these excellent videos. You owe it to him to check them out, because they are gorgeous!

sincerely,
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 Topic: How heavy/dense are the various materials
How heavy/dense are the various materials [message #711] Thu, 07 August 2008 22:31 UTC
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This is mearly a question of curiosity, I'm not sure it is a question that is very relevant but how much do the various materials weigh? I was wondering if the material would float in water, although In the video showing information about shapeways on blendernation in looked as though it sank :S

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 Topic: Welcome to our new & improved website!
Welcome to our new & improved website! [message #267] Thu, 19 June 2008 14:58 UTC
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As the topic says: welcome to our new & improved website! We've put a LOT of work into creating a more welcoming, fresh and inspiring environment and we hope you'll like it.

Besides the eyecandy, the biggest functional improvement is that we now support the STL file format for model uploads. That should make it quite a lot easier for everyone to get their models on the site.

You just might find the odd bug here or there. If you do, please leave a comment.

So, what do you think? Is is an improvement? Smile

Cheers,

Bart

[Updated on: Thu, 19 June 2008 15:08 UTC]


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Forum: It arrived!
 Topic: Jewelry arrived (precious and semi-precious metals)! I'm loving these!
Jewelry arrived (precious and semi-precious metals)! I'm loving these! [message #122300] Fri, 04 September 2015 19:14 UTC
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Just received another order of jewelry. As it turns out, a gallery owner got interested in what I make and invited me to a trunk show to showcase my work at the end of September. I'll have about 45 pieces to show (and hopefully sell!). Regardless of the outcome, I really like the finish on all these pieces!

index.php?t=getfile&id=115133&private=0index.php?t=getfile&id=115136&private=0index.php?t=getfile&id=115137&private=0index.php?t=getfile&id=115138&private=0index.php?t=getfile&id=115139&private=0


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 Topic: Balancing Gears by OSKAR
Balancing Gears by OSKAR [message #122277] Fri, 04 September 2015 16:21 UTC
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Hi Shapeways fans,

Balancing Gears is a puzzle in the wotsit category. It is balancing act with gears. Because of the gearing ratios, the hollow red gear will always remain on top of the other gears. This is a proof of concept, to see whether the red gear does indeed stay at top, and to see how stable the set up is. Like with many of my gearing mechanisms, also this one does not have an obvious application.

Watch the YouTube video.
Buy the puzzle at my Shapeways Shop.
Read more at the Non-Twisty Puzzles Forum.
Check out the photos below.

Enjoy!

Oskar
index.php?t=getfile&id=115099&private=0
index.php?t=getfile&id=115100&private=0
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[Updated on: Fri, 04 September 2015 16:21 UTC]

 Topic: Tree Branch Wall Hooks
Tree Branch Wall Hooks [message #121386] Tue, 18 August 2015 22:18 UTC
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Hand painting done by artist Deanna Connell of Tempest Works.

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 Topic: Video of my Apple Watch charging stand
Video of my Apple Watch charging stand [message #121340] Tue, 18 August 2015 09:00 UTC
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I put together a short video describing the background to my Apple Watch design for those that are interested.

Youtube link here.

Product page here.

index.php?t=getfile&id=112675&private=0

Thanks for watching!


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 Topic: invertible cube arrived
invertible cube arrived [message #121311] Mon, 17 August 2015 19:04 UTC
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one object - many shapes.
Again a invertible cube in the basic form arrived.
Video: https://youtu.be/y4SpRW8wnqw



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[Updated on: Tue, 18 August 2015 17:50 UTC]

 Topic: New iPhone 6 Plus Cases
New iPhone 6 Plus Cases [message #121285] Mon, 17 August 2015 05:43 UTC
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The Honeycomb was desgin for the bold. The "X" for the simpler folks.

index.php?t=getfile&id=112527&private=0

index.php?t=getfile&id=112528&private=0

index.php?t=getfile&id=112529&private=0
http://shpws.me/GXMv




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http://shpws.me/CTh5

Let Me Know What You Guys Think. Thanks
* pictures are by seanclawy https://www.shapeways.com/forum/index.php?t=usrinfo&& ;amp ;id=857960 my reviewer. ask him or me any question about the cases.

[Updated on: Mon, 17 August 2015 05:52 UTC]

 Topic: Smiley Cube by OSKAR
Smiley Cube by OSKAR [message #121185] Sat, 15 August 2015 07:29 UTC
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Hi Shapeways fans,

Smiley Cube is a Rubik's Cube with holes, similar to Void Cube. It is a bandaged puzzle, as the two big holes each combine an edge and two corners. The name of the puzzle comes from the mouth-shaped holes. The idea for this puzzle came up in a discussion with CrazyBadCuber Dan Fast, see also this video.

Watch the YouTube video.
Buy the puzzle at my Shapeways Shop.
Read more at the Twisty Puzzles Forum.
Check out the photos below.

Enjoy!

Oskar
index.php?t=getfile&id=112228&private=0
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 Topic: The 3D Printed Axolotl in FCS
The 3D Printed Axolotl in FCS [message #120872] Mon, 10 August 2015 15:56 UTC
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My latest creation is the 3D printed Axolotl, known as a Mexican salamander or a Mexican walking fish. Designed in collaboration with Kostika Spaho: http://shpws.me/JhH3

https://images4.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3674736_11594921_1439219202.jpg

https://images1.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3674736_11594919_1439219202.jpg

https://images2.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3674736_11594922_1439219202.jpg


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 Topic: Panda coin
Panda coin [message #120748] Fri, 07 August 2015 10:59 UTC
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When I printed my labyrinth coin in polished grey steel, I was interested by the effect of the matt black finish remaining in the crevices. It occurred to me that this contrast could be used to good effect in a picture. Having been very satisfied with how the pig coin came out, I decided to combine the two.
So what animal has a recognisable head and tail - and also dark and light patterning? A panda, obviously.

So I designed and printed it, and disappointingly, the dark areas were nowhere near as dark as they'd been elsewhere. The issue is that the areas were so wide that the polishing media can get in and scour it off.
After mulling this over for a while (and incidentally, making a plain stainless print and painting it myself for a gift), I decided to try to protect the dark areas by adding patterning. For the face side I added a bit more detail - rings around the eyes, curves inside the ears - to get the ~1 mm wide, 1 mm deep channels I'd had in the labyrinth coin. I also enlarged some of the thinner lines slightly.
For the rear I had a bit more of a problem, because the back legs were rather large plain areas without any obvious scope for protection. In the end I went for a half-toning effect using 1 mm pillars.

This seems to have worked quite well, as you can see:
index.php?t=getfile&id=111054&private=0

Here is a comparison of the rear sides:
index.php?t=getfile&id=111055&private=0

On-screen the difference in colour-depth doesn't look like much, but it's much more obvious in the hand.
I put the finished panda coin in my shapeways shop. I've also put up the plain (unpatterned/unprotected) version, but really it's so much easier not to have to paint it.

 Topic: Rose Pendant - Rhodium Plated arrived
Rose Pendant - Rhodium Plated arrived [message #120535] Tue, 04 August 2015 09:16 UTC
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One of my newest pieces arrived, I am very happy with how the fine cut out of the rose looks.

https://images1.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3599076_11517878_1438679733.jpg

https://images4.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3599076_11517854_1438679733.jpg

Thanks for looking in on this.

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 Topic: Pisces Pendant in Premium Silver
Pisces Pendant in Premium Silver [message #120131] Tue, 28 July 2015 23:00 UTC
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Had a request to make this as a gift for a friend.

https://images4.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_1632077_2272941_1437036723.jpg

https://images2.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_1632077_2272942_1437036723.jpg

Thanks for looking in.

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 Topic: Pixelated Tardis Trio
Pixelated Tardis Trio [message #120076] Tue, 28 July 2015 01:15 UTC
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I modeled up a trio of wee pixelated Tardises.

index.php?t=getfile&id=109594&private=0

Being a fan of the Baker era shows, I did a lighter blue one first:
index.php?t=getfile&id=109597&private=0

Then, I did a more modern era one, in a slightly darker blue:
index.php?t=getfile&id=109595&private=0

And then one in that same blue, with the round door logo added:
index.php?t=getfile&id=109596&private=0

 Topic: ZIL 157 truck
ZIL 157 truck [message #120059] Mon, 27 July 2015 18:55 UTC
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Expanding my little collection for my father, last week i received ZIL 157 truck that can tow my missile carrier.

https://images4.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3578141_11410483_1438022098.jpg
(click on links to see more pictures)

Let me know what do you think.


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 Topic: My Claw Pendant
My Claw Pendant [message #119940] Fri, 24 July 2015 19:11 UTC
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I was testing my skills one day and this was the result.

I liked it enough to order it, and here it is.



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 Topic: labyrinth pendant
labyrinth pendant [message #119928] Fri, 24 July 2015 13:41 UTC
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this arrived today and I'm quite pleased by the job the SW crew did. Well done and thank you!

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 Topic: Frosted extreme detail pulse rifle in 1:32 :D
Frosted extreme detail pulse rifle in 1:32 :D [message #119910] Fri, 24 July 2015 08:43 UTC
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wow, I am seriously impressed with the quality of the new frosted extreme detail material.

http://abload.de/img/wp_20150723_001yzuh2.jpg

It's 1:32 so about 29mm as you can see from the cutting mat.

Model made in Zbrush.

Edit:
slightly better pic:
http://abload.de/img/wp_20150725_10_14_06_nhsn7.jpg

[Updated on: Sat, 25 July 2015 08:24 UTC]


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 Topic: bracelet 'stretched quaders'
bracelet 'stretched quaders' [message #119860] Thu, 23 July 2015 15:24 UTC
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look what just found its way to my door :)

index.php?t=getfile&id=108978&private=0

index.php?t=getfile&id=108979&private=0


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 Topic: #lovewins tie clip
#lovewins tie clip [message #119766] Tue, 21 July 2015 23:00 UTC
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http://shpws.me/IE4I

May be out of date already.

Oh well. It was fun to make, and I felt I had to make something to celebrate. Maybe others will feel like wearing it in the same celebratory spirit.

The pics are of the metallic plastic ($4.99), but this should look great in the 18 kt gold or rhodium plated ($59.99).


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index.php?t=getfile&id=108676&private=0

http://shpws.me/IE4I

[Updated on: Tue, 21 July 2015 23:16 UTC]

 Topic: Two lovely rings
Two lovely rings [message #119512] Sat, 18 July 2015 23:06 UTC
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First in polished bronze steel my Star of the Arcane Order Ring. The layered geometric design worked as I hoped with bright edges and less-polished sections between.
https://images3.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3453928_11280629_1437258997.jpg

The other ring that arrived was my Orb Wings Ring in Polished Gold Steel, I was quite taken with how pretty it was and how the wing texture turned out! Pretty, but difficult to photograph how the wings wrap around and hug the finger.
https://images3.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3394423_11280469_1437258652.jpg
https://images4.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/625x465_3394423_11280470_1437258652.jpg

[Updated on: Sat, 18 July 2015 23:07 UTC]

 Topic: Penta by Oskar & David
Penta by Oskar & David [message #119479] Sat, 18 July 2015 08:53 UTC
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Hi Non-Twisty Puzzles fans,

Penta is based on an idea by David Tzur (previously known as Alex Polonsky). The object is to place the 12 pentominoes in the rectangle. However, the bumps limit the way how this can be done. This turns the puzzle into an interesting pentomino challenge.

Watch the YouTube video.
Buy the puzzle at my Shapeways Shop.
Read more at the Non-Twisty Puzzles Forum.
Check out the photos below.

Enjoy!

Oskar
index.php?t=getfile&id=108107&private=0
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[Updated on: Sat, 18 July 2015 08:56 UTC]

 Topic: Harmony Ring!
Harmony Ring! [message #119155] Mon, 13 July 2015 13:55 UTC
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This ring began as simply a sketch but I think it came out to be one of my best designs yet! Check it out here: http://shpws.me/J0Ky

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 Topic: Lego Guns!
Lego Guns! [message #119091] Sat, 11 July 2015 07:39 UTC
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I ordered some of my own guns recently, mostly in full color plastic. Here's the Imgur album: http://imgur.com/a/hwxW0#0

The guns themselves were printed with great accuracy. The materials themselves, however, do not get the same amount of praise. As I have come to learn, FCP is far from a good material for LEGO-scale items. As you saw, the SKS was bent, the grips were too small to be held by minifig even with a layer of clear nail polish applied, and the colors weren't all that spectacular either. But keep in mind, I have a feeling LEGO scale models were not what this material was designed for, and this is clearly evident. Polished metallic plastic was fairly detailed, having printed on the holes in the grip of the butterfly knife. But unfortunately, the polishing process removes a few millimeters off of the grip, which not even a layer of clear nail polish could fix. This made me realize that I should probably stick with unpolished materials next time. Black S&F was probably the highlight of this order, as both of the pistols in there are (almost) completely accurate. The grips are only a tad bit smaller than what they should be, but that's only a minor issue, and only one side of the pistols was printed with proper detail, but this isn't too much of a problem since that was just the side it was printed on. Other than that they were both spot on, and what I consider to be a great success.

Overall, full color plastic and polished metallic plastic aren't very good materials for LEGO scale things, but that's probably because that isn't what they were meant for. As for solid color plastics, stick with rough materials if you prefer usefulness over smoothness.

I will definitely be ordering more of my guns in different colors, and perhaps in the future a few more material types, and I will certainly be reviewing them for any LEGO fans out there.

[Updated on: Sat, 11 July 2015 07:39 UTC]

 Topic: T-65 X-Wing
T-65 X-Wing [message #119005] Fri, 10 July 2015 00:49 UTC
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 Topic: Really great Ganesha pendant in polished silver
Really great Ganesha pendant in polished silver [message #118992] Thu, 09 July 2015 19:35 UTC
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