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Interactive parametric lamp shade! Built with OpenJsCad.
OpenJsCad now supports 2D modeling and DXF output as well! In this design the lamp shade is first modeled in 3D, then 2D panels are extracted for CNC cutting.
Interactive model here:
More about OpenJsCad:
To create your own custom lamp shade go to:
(scroll down to Examples and choose Parametric Lampshade)
Enter desired parameters and click Update.
Drag the model around in the browser (Alt-drag zooms in/out).
When you like the result, choose:
Show: Top plate (DXF Output)
and click Update
Click Generate DXF to obtain the 2D DXF file for cutting. Repeat for the side plate.
Parametric lamp shade (CNC / laser cutting) in OpenJsCad by joostn is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.
So what's this mean?
We're sure joostn would love to see what you've printed - take a photo and share it on Thingiverse as a Make.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. You can also download the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store) to take a photo and upload your Make right from the app!