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Pendulum Powered Giraffe In Motion

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3D model description

A pendulum powered penny weighted giraffe in motion.

Slide fore and aft to raise and lower the giraffe.

Velcro in your car for an animated traveling companion.

Video at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-3QOSYW8ps&feature=c4-overview&list=UUv_zm49u-RjnCJVwhUO-ecA

Designed using Sketchup 8 (free version), printed using Makerware ("Standard Settings") and a Replicator 2 (with sailfish firmware) in PLA.


3D printing settings

See Assembly.skp (requires free version of Sketchup 8) to assemble.

I printed the first 1.0mm of "Giraffe Face.stl" in yellow using sailfish stop at z position, then switched to black for the remainder of the print.

Uses 5 pennies (US) in the bellcrank bucket as counterweight.

3D printer file information

  • 3D design format: STL and ZIP Folder details Close
    • Assembly.skp.zip
    • Axels-1.stl
    • Axels.stl
    • Bellcrank.stl
    • Giraffe_Face.stl
    • Pins.stl
    • Rod_Upper.stl
    • Side.stl
    • Spacers.stl

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  • Publication date: 2018/06/19 at 15:32

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CC BY NC SA

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