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Brian Obudho

Brian Obudho is a member of All3DP’s Content Academy and contributing writer for All3DP.com.

By Brian Obudho

Feb 9, 2019
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LED Bed Leveler
Weekend Project – 3D Printer Bed Leveling Tool

TechKiwiGadgets teaches us how to make a 3D printed LED bed leveler that uses a DIY sensor and a LED bar graph to tell the relative distance between the print bed and the extruder.

Feb 3, 2019
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Snowmobiling Through WInter
Weekend Project – Shred in this 3D Printed Snowmobile

Want to skid through the polar vortex on a DIY snowmobile? Learn how to make a remote-controlled 3D printed snowmobile created by Polish maker Nikodem Bartnik.

Feb 1, 2019
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Pellets to Pellets, Spools to Spools
6 Best Filament Extruders to Build or Buy

You don't have to trash your old or failed prints. Use them to create new filament! We list six of the best filament extruders that you can build or buy, selected based on their track records of reliability.

Jan 27, 2019
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Soft Soothing Light
Weekend Project – Get Your Zen on With This 3D Printed Shoji Lamp

Want to add some Zen to your home? Take a look at this 3D printed Shoji Lamp, a Japanese-style lamp that features transparent panels situated within a minimalistic wooden frame.

Jan 26, 2019
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Wicked Mask
Weekend Project – LED-Powered Majora’s Mask Replica From Legend of Zelda

Are you a fan of the Zelda video game series? Learn how to build a 3D printed replica of Majora's Mask replica that uses LEDs and a microcontroller to radiates some wicked light.

Jan 20, 2019
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Turn Up the Fun
Weekend Project: Cell Phone Etch-A-Sketch

Revisiting a classic, we create a digital version of the Etch-A-Sketch. Learn how to convert your cellphone into a digital plotting toy using 3D printing technology.

Jan 19, 2019
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3D PCB
Weekend Project: Make Your Own 3D Printed Circuit Board

Learn how to make a solderless 3D printed circuit board using conductive epoxy. The concept may not replace traditional soldered circuits anytime soon, but it's a step closer to a fully-automated 3D printed circuit board.

Dec 28, 2018
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Enclosure Sweet Enclosure
Prusa i3 MK3 Enclosure – The Easiest Ways to Build or Buy One

Prusa printers have an open design, which makes it difficult to maintain a constant temperature while printing. In this article, we take a look at how to build or buy an Original Prusa i3 MK3 enclosure.

Dec 22, 2018
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A Bouncy Prospect
3D Print Rubber – Is Rubber 3D Printing Possible?

As designers continue to grapple with the possibility of 3D printing rubber, we tell you whether it is achievable or not and go into detail discussing alternative rubber-like 3D printing materials.

Dec 21, 2018
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Sustainability Is Key
The 3D Printer Filament Recycler’s Guide

Planet Earth is choking on plastic waste, creating a real need for the 3D printing community to adopt sustainable methods. We tell you how this can be achieved, especially through the use of a 3D printer filament recycler.

Dec 20, 2018
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Performance is Key
5 Must-Have Alfawise U20 Upgrades & Mods

Despite being a popular printer, the Alfawise U20 has its shortcomings. In this article, we take a look at some of the best upgrades for the Alfawise U20. Don't settle for mediocre!

Dec 9, 2018
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Sound Over Water
Weekend Project: Floating Portable Speaker

Ever gone for a dip in a lake or the ocean and wished you could get closer to the music? That's exactly what Instructables user BryantM thought when he developed his floating portable speaker, which we'll look at in this Weeked Project.

Dec 8, 2018
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Tick Tock
Weekend Project: Auto-Correcting Analog Clock

In this Weekend Project, we build an "old" analog clock, designed by Instructables user gzumwalt. The 3D printed gadget corrects itself via software and an NTP clock server.

Aug 23, 2018
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Dress for the Occassion
3D Printer for Cosplay – What to Consider & Which to Choose

Cosplayers have moved beyond the needle and thread into 3D printing technology, which allows creators to bring their favorite characters to life. Today, creators are using the 3D printing technology to adapt intricate designs from movies and video games. The first step is choosing the right 3D printer, and we're here to help you with that decision.

Aug 22, 2018
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Extruder Upgrade
5 Best Anet A8 Extruder Upgrades

One of the ways to enhance the print quality of the popular Anet A8 is by upgrading its extruder. Here, we list some of the best extruders that will take your printing experience to the next level.