BodyParts3D Foot

by Cbonsig, published

BodyParts3D Foot by Cbonsig Oct 7, 2012

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Skeletal human foot, derived from the excellent BodyParts3D database. Sliced near the ankle to provide a flat surface for printing (toes up!)

Credit: BodyParts3D, Copyright© The Database Center for Life Science licensed by CC Attribution-Share Alike 2.1 Japan. Interactive database and hundreds more .OBJ source files can be found here:


.ZIP of .OBJ files: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B_3DyBhHQQc2X2t5ZXNpbkZqNTA

Journal article describing the BodyParts3D project:



My post describing methods to isolate anatomical features and get them ready to print:



  1. Print

  2. Enjoy

  3. Share

  4. Make more body parts, and tag them with "bodyparts3d"! (see links above)

  5. Repeat

The model in my photo was an earlier version. Printed solid, in a similar orientation, with support in PLA. Model is about 74 grams, support about 26 grams. About 24 hours to print at 50mm/s, 230C, 0.1mm layer, otherwise default settings Cura 12.08. Ultimaker with heated build platform at 60C.

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Awesome foot!need support?

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Hi! I would like to print your piece! :D Do you have a 3D printer?? or do you know who can lend me the service? If anybody can print it and send me it, I would be pleased to pay for that.