Home » Community » It arrived! » Have an Open Source Christmas!
Search Search  
 () 1 Vote(s)
Have an Open Source Christmas! [message #57593] Wed, 28 November 2012 10:42 UTC Go to previous message
avatar macouno  is currently offline macouno
Messages: 107
Registered: April 2008
Go to my shop
Senior Member
Hi everyone.

Yesterday afternoon I got another lovely package by shapeways! And... it wasn't what I was expecting at all.. I have another order coming which I thought would get here first. This though, was a nice surprise.

This is the Open Source Christmas Ornament. It's a ball with cutouts in the shapes of some of the biggest open source packages. In this case I picked: Linux, Open Office, The Gimp, Blender, VLC & Firefox

Find it here: http://shpws.me/mLcq

index.php?t=getfile&id=23441&private=0

The initial print was slightly fragile (the small open office bird is already broken). So I updated the on-line version in the shop with a slightly tougher one (thicker edges). It makes the print slightly less affordable... but I think it's worth it.

And of course in the spirit of open-sourceness & Christmas... you can download the file! And I also uploaded the original Blender file to the thingiverse: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:36011

Please let me know what you think!

  • Attachment: full.jpg
    (Size: 76.12KB, Downloaded 159 time(s))

[Updated on: Wed, 28 November 2012 11:09 UTC]

Read Message
Read Message
Read Message
Read Message
Previous Topic:Two Whistles
Next Topic:Pine cones!
Goto Forum:
   Go