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Tensegrity - Impossible table (Hidden wire and tensioner)

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3D model description

Amazing object which demonstrates the principle of tensegrity, which allows a structure to be stable by a balance of the tension and compression forces.

This object has the advantages of hiding the wires and there is a wire tension system for easier mounting ! (Cf. photos)

You can change the print scale between 80% and 120% to keep it working properly.

For mounting, use nylon wire (fishing wire).

The distance between the two bases must be approximately 95 mm.

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3D printer file information

  • 3D design format: STL Folder details Close
    • Down_arm.STL
    • Down_arm_-_LIGHT.STL
    • Down_base.STL
    • Down_base_-_LIGHT.STL
    • Tensioner.STL
    • Tensionner_-_LIGHT.STL
    • Up_arm.STL
    • Up_arm_-_LIGHT.STL
    • Up_base.STL
    • Up_base__-_LIGHT.STL
  • Last update: 2020/09/28 at 14:46
  • Publication date: 2020/09/22 at 16:41





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