Skip to content

Ultimaker GoPro Hero 3 Lens Covers V1.4

Creation's quality: 0.0/5 (0 votes)
Evaluation of members on the printability, utility, level of detail, etc.

3D model description

Revision Notes
5th November 2013
Added Three newer versions 1.2A 1.2B 1.2C and 1.2D
identical to previous version, but includes a gopro name plate on the fronts.

4th November 2013
added two newer versions 1.2 and 1.2a for hero 3

revised to have thinner walls- less material needed, the 1.2B / D experimental version are added with tabs to allow the use of an elastic band, to secure the cover in place better. (i had found that my cover would fall off too easily after the cap has been used a number of times or if the gopro was put into a bag or pocket, it just worked its was loose.) neither printed yet.

6th June 2013
I revised the GoPro Hero 3 cover, removing the side lips, as i found it a little tricky to open the GP case when the cover was on, this should open up the finger space a little more to make things easier, but still providing a lip on the top and bottom edges, to enable removal.

Versions 1.2B and 1.2D are identical to their namesakes, except they do not have to GoPro name branding on the faceplate. I have seen ones similar, but i never have much success when using other peoples design for items that have fine tolerances, so i knocked my own up using my own measured off dimensions and it turned out to be a nice snug fit. The radius on the hero 3 are a little off but it doesn`t effect the way it mounts to the camera case. I added a small recess on the cover top, so that there is less chance of the cover binding on to the lens face. This was supposed to be a tolerance test piece, prior to me adding to it, but it was such a good fit on the first attempt i thought id upload it so that others may benefit from it. I will amend the design fully when i need to replace my current lens covers. (already done for latest downloads

3D printing settings


I use Cura on my Ultimaker Original to prepare the print.
Free Download of Cura
I printed at 0.2 layer in PLA 215 degrees and an infil of 25%
0.8 wall thickness, 0.6 btm / top thickness, print speed 50mm/s

3D printer file information

  • 3D design format: ZIP Folder details Close
  • Last update: 2015/09/15 at 12:04
  • Publication date: 2015/01/05 at 20:04





Issue with this design? Report a problem

Best sellers of the category Gadget

Add a 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 AdBlock banner blocker and click on our banner ads.

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

  • 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!