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Archive for March, 2011

MakerBot Thing-O-Matic

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Ok, one could argue that it is cheeting, but before the PrinterPrinter is ready, I thought of taking a shortcut by building a makerbot first. The Thing-O-Matic works right out of the box (and about 200 m3×16 socket screws later):

Written by edwin

March 21st, 2011 at 4:05 pm

Recycled plastic bag wallet

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Use an old iron, set at maximum temperature. Use bake sheets, fold a lot of old plastic bags in between, press hard with the iron.. The idea was also presented at fab6. Now the plastic sheet has been used on a normal sewing machine to make a small wallet. Next up: the big obligatory messenger bag with laptop pouch…

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Written by edwin

March 20th, 2011 at 12:39 am