3D Printing Nuts & Bolts & Screws using Fusion 360 and McMaster-Carr

I needed some 4x scale nuts and screws for my OpenRC F1 project. Rather than try and source the right size metal nuts and screws, could they be 3d printed? Using Autodesk Fusion 360 and the McMaster-Carr catalog, it’s very much possible! Link to Dave’s…

John Park’s Gigantic Lockpicking Demo Model @adafruit @johnedgarpark #adafruit

Pin tumbler lock picking on a large scale. John Park built this cutaway pin tumbler lock model with laser cut acrylic layers and 3D printed springs to demonstrate single pin picking technique with a humongous hook pick. Watch as each driver pin is set above…

Designing the Stop-Motion Sets of Aardman Animation’s Early Man!

Even though a stop-motion animated film is shot at a smaller-than-life scale, the sets and environments that need to be built for its clay characters can still be massive. Adam Savage enters the production design room at Aardman Animations to learn how Early Man’s sets…

Show and Tell: Microscape’s City Miniatures – YouTube

We check out Microscape’s striking 1:5000 scale models of Manhattan and Chicago. These miniatures were made from aerial photogrammetry, cleaned up for 3D printing and offer a unique perspective of the layered density and landscape of these cities. Find Microscape’s Chicago models here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/towndesign/microscape-downtown-chicago?ref=cgtssy Shot…