Posts with tag: ‘3d printed’

Möbius Gears: a Step Beyond the Involute

I don’t know what you do with your free time, but, left undisturbed, I often find myself trying to code up some geometry. Nowadays, I am typically trying to 3D print some fancy piece of abstract math that has no business being projected into our default world of 3D Euclidean geometry. Every once in a while, however, I do something that might actually turn out useful.

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CAD, Print, Listen

One of the most remarkable developments in the past year that we've noticed is the explosive growth in 3D printed music or musical instruments. For years Guitars and other wooden instruments have been carved by CNC machines, directed by CAD models. But now, a few intrepid programmers have begun to create scripts that will generate your very own printable vinyl records!


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