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Save the Sea Turtles (automata)

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3D model description

[Save the Sea Turtles]

Printable Kinetic Sea Turtle
Simple assembly is required.

Assemble instruction is in my youtube channel

How it's made

Use a raw 1.75mm filament and super glue while assemble the parts.

May need a sandpaper while assemble the parts. It depends on a 3d-printer's condition.

The object tested by FDM 3d printer with PLA and ABS filament.

3D printing settings

Layer height:

0.15mm (Gear_Box, Support_Arm, Carapace.stl)

Shell count: 3

Fill density: 15~20%

Time to do: about 1800 - 2000 minutes

Technology: FDM

Material: PLA or ABS

Dimensions: about 160mm x 120mm x 150mm

Material Quantity: about 280g

3D printer file information

  • 3D design format: STL Folder details Close
    • Axle_B_Left_turtle.stl
    • Axle_B_Right_turtle.stl
    • Axle_C_Left_gearbox.stl
    • Axle_C_Right_gearbox.stl
    • Axle_Gear_01_gearbox.stl
    • Axle_Gear_02_gearbox.stl
    • Carapace.stl
    • Connecting_Arm_A.stl
    • Connecting_Arm_B_Left_turtle.stl
    • Connecting_Arm_B_Right_turtle.stl
    • Eccentric_Wheel_A_Left_turtle.stl
    • Eccentric_Wheel_A_Right_turtle.stl
    • Eccentric_Wheel_B_Left_turtle.stl
    • Eccentric_Wheel_B_Right_turtle.stl
    • Eccentric_Wheel_C_Left_gearbox.stl
    • Eccentric_Wheel_C_Right_gearbox.stl
    • End_Ring_01.stl
    • End_Ring_02.stl
    • End_Ring_03.stl
    • End_Ring_04.stl
    • Fore_Flipper_Left_01.stl
    • Fore_Flipper_Left_02.stl
    • Fore_Flipper_Right_01.stl
    • Fore_Flipper_Right_02.stl
    • Gear_01.stl
    • Gear_02.stl
    • Gear_Box.stl
    • Gear_Box_Cover_01.stl
    • Gear_Box_Cover_02.stl
    • Handle.stl
    • Head.stl
    • Hind_Flipper_Left.stl
    • Hind_Flipper_Right.stl
    • Jaw.stl
    • Plastron.stl
    • Shaft_A_turtle.stl
    • Shaft_B_Left_turtle.stl
    • Shaft_B_Right_turtle.stl
    • Shaft_C_gearbox.stl
    • Support_Arm.stl
    • Tag.stl
    • Tail.stl

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  • Last update: 2020-04-20 at 04:34
  • Publication date: 2020-04-04 at 14:12





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No paint.
No extra parts such as bolts, nuts and etc.
Only need a 3D printer.
Just print it and build it.

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