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Letter Magnets

by kitlaan, published

Letter Magnets by kitlaan Jan 24, 2013

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Summary

Print your own letter magnets for the kiddos to spell with.

Instructions

There are 4 plates to cover A-Z (and a few extra letters to fill in space), plus 3 extra plates to give duplicates of the more commonly used letters. In total, the 7 plates should give the ability to build practically every word.

Notes:

  • The font used here is "Anton", from the Google Web Font directory.
  • Letter frequency built from Wikipedia's "Letter frequency" page.
  • Letters are ~40mm tall.
  • Each letter fits 2x BuckyCubes (RIP) which are are ~4mm cubes.

If you want to modify the OpenSCAD script to suit your needs:

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Letter Magnets by kitlaan is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.

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I can't wait to start making some of these!
Thankyou so much for posting!

If it helps everyone, www.dx.com has 'bucky cube' equivelents...
http://www.dx.com/p/4mm-neodymium-magnet-cube-diy-puzzle-set-silver-216-pcs-174522#.VIU8HdBuvMI

I'm about to order some... if they get to Australia without customs interfering, I'll let everyone know.

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