3D model description
Legend has it that Archimedes secretly built a set of impenetrable fortresses around the world. Towers in which he hid priceless relics and inventions never seen before. Very few have come across one of them and far fewer have been able to decipher them. Some even claim that Archimedes forged a master key that allows access to the interior of the fortresses in a matter of seconds. This is, the Archimedes Tower. 🧙♂️
The model is print-in-place type. In this way no supports are required and the entire mechanism is printed fully assembled.
Each tower works like a piggy bank in which coins can be accumulated and then withdrawn through the front door. the mechanism is activated simply by turning a very special-looking key. The model is presented in 2 sizes depending on the precision in the extrusion flow. Size S for those who have a well calibrated flow and Size L for those who have a little more battle with their printers.
3D printing settings
PRINT-IN-PLACE (No assembly for the tower)
No Supports (very important to disable them)
horizontal expansion = 0 or slightly negative (very important)
Layer Height = 0.3 (recomended)
Wall Line Count = 3
Top/Bottom Thickness = 0.8 ~ 0.9mm (multiple of the layer height)
Infill = 10% appropriate (zigzag pattern)
Print sped = 40 ~ 50
Retract at layer change = ON (recommended)
Z Hop When retracted = ON (recommended)
3D printer file information
3D design format: ZIP Folder details Close
- ARCHIMEDES TOWER SIZE L (RECOMMENDED).stl
- ARCHIMEDES TOWER SIZE S.stl
- KEY (PART A).stl
- KEY (PART B).stl
- archimedes tower.zip
- Publication date: 2021-11-28 at 06:26
I am just an enthusiast in 3D design and printing. My interest is in aesthetic and functional models that can be used daily or as gifts. I Hope you enjoy the work presented. To be aware of new releases and for any questions you can write me directly by Instagram @kendofuji
Collection associated with this 3D model
Best sellers of the category Gadget
Would you like to support Cults?
You like Cults and you want to help us continue the adventure independently? Please note that we are a small team of 3 people, therefore it is very simple to support us to maintain the activity and create future developments. Here are 4 solutions accessible to all:
ADVERTISING: Disable your AdBlock banner blocker and click on our banner ads.
DONATE: If you want, you can make a donation via PayPal here.
WORD OF MOUTH: Invite your friends to come, discover the platform and the magnificent 3D files shared by the community!