Great White Skull

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Great White Skull by MakerBot Aug 5, 2013

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Hello world! In the spirit of this week's carnivorous chordates I've made a great white skull!

These files are huge so I recommend tastefully resizing them down but the full size is pretty fun. I also used rafts on all of my prints but no supports, no glue.

I hope you enjoy!


Everything is snap fit together with printable pegs (included)- no glue! I printed without supports but included rafts.

The two jaws can even be adjusted up and down a bit with snap in teeth. Watch out though those teeth can come out sharp so please be advised around small children!

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Any lessons learned when printing the Top Jaw sections? Does it require supports?

Just wondering if anyone would be able to print this for me and I'll cover the costs and postage. Would love to have a couple of these for an art project.

I'm based in Western Australia.

I still needed to repair these STL files before printing, I recommend netfabbing this everyone.

Any chance we could get the pegs as an additional file? the current pegs aren't strong enough laid out straight up.

That Thing just looks AWESOME :D
Really curious to know what kind of software you use to create those shapes/models ?!

Love it! I cant wait to print it!

what type of machine was it printed on?

A Rep 2.

Are these STL files arranged to just load up in Makerware and print??

If anyone decides to move all the actual jaw pieces around to fit on Rep2 please post the .thing - thanks!

Depending on what size you want to scale this to, you'll probably want to do one part per plate. But if you experiment with more per plate, check back and let us know how it goes!

Ah ok, I've been printing one by one. One thing I have noticed though is that the pins printed vertically just snap when scaled down. They would be much stronger if they were printed laying flat :)

My middle schooler is going to love this! Can't wait to print it out for him!

WOW...Can't wait to print!

Schweet! Not sure I'll get a chance to print it this week but it's on my list of to do.

I am amazed and horrified!


perfect on the top of my tv x)

The serrated teeth are awesome - nice detail.

Excellent design!