Skip to content

Tripod Phone Stand (no screw ! )

Creation quality: 4.0/5 (5 votes)
Evaluation of members on the printability, utility, level of detail, etc.
  • 1 comment


3D model description


This project is a tripod allowing to maintain a phone in all possible positions thanks to a ball joint.

The assembly is done without any screws, which however does not affect its robustness.

The goal for me is to create other supports that can accommodate this ball joint for other applications, such as in a car, for a camera stand, etc...

Enjoy printing !


⚠⚠⚠ Used tolerance by default between parts is 0.1mm ⚠⚠⚠
If your printer can't achieve this tolerance for moving parts (especially screws), use the files named 0.2mm or 0.3mm that have bigger tolerances.

Assembly instructions

  • The legs of the tripod must be nested in the central part.
  • The upper part of the tripod fits into the base. Warm the base before inserting it to hold it in place firmly, or glue it.
  • The screw of the ball joint must be passed through the ball of the ball joint before screwing the ball on the frame. A little of glue may be necessary to prevent the screw from loosening over time.
  • Caution! The ball joint screw is screwed on the tripod in the trigonometric direction!
  • Insert the upper part of the chassis on the frame and use the nut to tighten.

Do you think I did a good job?

Feel free to comment what you think of this design and tell me how you use it!
If you want to help me, don't hesitate to visit my paypal. me for the price of a nice croissant !


3D printing settings

Printer Brand: Creality
Printer Model:Ender 3
Resolution: 0.2 max
Infill: 25%
Filament Material: PLA

3D printer file information

  • Design number: 292188
  • 3D design format: STL, TXT, and ZIP Folder details Close
    • Ball_Joint_01mm.stl
    • Ball_Joint_02mm.stl
    • Ball_Joint_03mm.stl
    • Frame.stl
    • Frame_up.stl
    • README_Model_details.txt
    • Tripod_center.stl
    • Tripod_head_01mm.stl
    • Tripod_head_02mm.stl
    • Tripod_head_03mm.stl
    • Tripod_head_standard_threadright_handed.stl
    • Tripod_stand.stl
    • ball_joint_screw.stl
    • ball_joint_screw_standard-threadright_handed.stl
    • tightening_screw_01mm.stl
    • tightening_screw_02mm.stl
    • tightening_screw_03mm.stl

    Learn more about the formats

  • Last update: 2021-03-08 at 21:49
  • Publication date: 2021-02-12 at 15:35
    Published to Thingiverse on: 2020-12-23 at 11:16


CC BY-NC - Attribution - Non commercial


Issue with this design? Report a problem.

Best 3D printer files of the Phones & tablets category

Best sellers of the category Phones & tablets

Add a comment

One comment

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 banner blocker (AdBlock, …) and click on our banner ads.

  • AFFILIATION: Make your purchases online by clicking on our affiliate links here Amazon.

  • DONATE: If you want, you can make a donation via Ko-Fi 💜.

  • WORD OF MOUTH: Invite your friends to come, discover the platform and the magnificent 3D files shared by the community!

100% secure payment with PayPal or Credit Card.