Eames Lounge Chair

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Eames Lounge Chair by PrettySmallThings Dec 20, 2013

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I needed a 1:24 Eames chair for a project, but was in a hurry. I did some quick and dirty modeling based on existing CAD files of the chair, and formatted it for support-less printing. The overhangs are 5-10 degrees over the optimal 45 in some areas, but printed fine for me on a Rep2.

Print both pieces without rafts or support material. There are several manual support contacts you may wish to cut away with an exacto knife. Glue base and chair together - look up a reference photo online, the base sits farther back than you think.

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Any Chance you have the ottoman that goes with it? would love to print the set for a friend of mine... he loves his chair and ottoman..would love to surprise him with a miniature...btw this is one of my fav prints to do..so well thought out..thank you

looks wonderful and similar to what i would like in my hybrid airship :)

you should design the foot rest too! keep up the good work

fantastic but really needs the foot rest to go with it for a complete set. ;-) {hint hint}

Cool, I just visited the Vitra Design Museum over New Year and tested this one :-)

I love this chair and like to have one in real ;) could please print one in 1:1 for me ? Prefered colour is brown...

haha me too!

Makes me want to break open my copy of Design of the 20th Century that's sitting on my shelf & model some furniture ;) Good stuff!

Your chair is on the Homepage !
Gratulation !

Is that wood filament or just a brown color?

It's actually Ultimachine gold - it looses a little bit of it's "glint" in the photo, but it's one of my all time favorite neutral colored filaments.

How long is build time?

Depends on your printer/settings - and I didn't particularly pay attention - but I'd guess about 30 minutes