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The Egg Lathe

Creation quality: 5.0/5 (2 votes)
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Licence CC BY-NC-ND
Publication date 2016-01-12 at 11:16
Design number 4738
3D design format
STL Folder details Close
  • crank.stl
  • egg_holder2.stl
  • gear_house.stl
  • large_gear.stl
  • large_gear_post95.stl
  • slider.stl
  • slider_post95.stl
  • small_gear.stl
  • small_gear_post95.stl
  • ways95.stl

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3D printer file info

3D model description

This is a mini lathe for coloring eggs. It is parent driven, and tooling is controlled by children. Happy Easter!

3D printing settings

Print all pieces with 2 shells and 10% infill.

You will need to print out two egg_holder2.stl files.
All posts should be printed with support. These were the only pieces we had with support. Helper disks on the slider.stl file and the gear_house.stl are recommended to prevent warping. All posts made through corresponding pieces. See picture for assembly. A small wood screw fits into the back hole on the slider mechanism to lock it in place on the ways. Ways should be glued into the gear house.



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