Topwater Frog - Fishing Lure
by scorch, published
Use This Project
Give a Shout Out
If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag.Print Thing Tag
This item is a top water frog fishing lure that I printed using silicone caulk.
The rear legs are thin enough to move when pulled through the water for a little leg action.
I made my version using slic3r to generate the g-code from the posted STL file. My printer is a CNC converted Sieg X3 with a homemade plunger type extruder set up on a fourth axis stepper motor.
For items such as this frog that have a thick body I typically print with 100% fill and wait about 24 hours for the outside to cure. After the 24 hours I cut a slot in the body and squeeze out the uncured silicone. This generally works better than a fractional fill, however, I have had some success with fractional fills also.
Upgrade this Thing with Thingiverse AppsCustomization
Edit, personalize, or revise this ThingPrint Fulfilment
Order a print of this ThingTools and Utilities
Repair, slice, or enhance this Thing
Topwater Frog - Fishing Lure by scorch is licensed under the Creative Commons - Public Domain Dedication license.
What does this mean?
- Remixing or Changing this Thing is allowed.
- Commercial use is allowed.
Show Some Love
Say thanks by giving scorch a tip and help them continue to share amazing Things with the Thingiverse community.Tip Designer
We're sure scorch would love to see what you've printed. Please document your print and share a Make with the community.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. It’s even easier to post a Make via the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store).