Customizable Hinged Polyhedra
by mathgrrl, published
Hinged models of each of the five Platonic solids, for educational use. Each polyhedral net prints fully assembled with hinges intact and then snaps together to make a Tetrahedron, Cube, Octahedron, Dodecahedron, or Icosahedron.
The demo models are optimized for a Replicator 2 wtih .3mm layer resolution without raft or supports. If you have a different printer or want different sizes then use the Customizer to set your own size and tolerance values.
This was the last big model series on the print-something-every-day-for-a-year blog MakerHome:
Liked ByView All
Give a Shout Out
Customizable Hinged Polyhedra by mathgrrl is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution - Non-Commercial - Share Alike license.
What does this mean?
- You must attribute (give credit) to the creator of this Thing.
- You must distribute Remixes under the same license as the original.
- Remixing or Changing this Thing is allowed.
- Commercial use is not allowed.
Show Some Love
Say thanks by giving mathgrrl a tip and help them continue to share amazing Things with the Thingiverse community.Tip Designer
We're sure mathgrrl 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).