help with transparent material

Discussion in 'My Work In Progress' started by nakamura_shop, May 20, 2013.

  1. nakamura_shop
    nakamura_shop New Member
    Hi,i'm building this item li=productBox-search

    This is a wearable helmet,the frontal components of this item must to be transparent because i MUST to see trough the component.
    i never bought transparent items from Shapeways and i don't know how much can be transparent a 3D printed item... someone can help me showing me some transparent item created here? this is a big item,only 1mm thickness...

    Thanks in advance for your help
  2. stonysmith
    stonysmith Well-Known Member Moderator
  3. nakamura_shop
    nakamura_shop New Member
    i understand,thanks.
    i think i'll print it in default plastic and i'll use it as matrix to build one in transparent resin... the entire object will cost 200€